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Bavarian Inn

855 N Fifth Street, PO Box 152, Custer, SD 57730
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Elma, New York
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42 reviews 42 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Spent three nights here while seeing the sights in the area. Very nice spot. Our room was on the second floor in a building behind the main row of rooms. Very pleasant. Huge bathroom. The room did have the jacuzzi tub with the open space between the sleeping area. We never requested this & it wasn't a problem for us.... More 

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N. Canton, Ohhio USA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We arrived at the Bavarian Inn at the end of the tourist season early October, 2014 and as we drove in, a site of splendor greeted our weary set of 5 traveler's. It was a bit chilly, yet flower's in full bloom dripped from their flower boxes drawing you into a relaxing mood. The new Inn Keeper's were always happy... More 

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Sherry B, Owner at Bavarian Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the well written and very sweet review of the Bavarian Inn in Custer, SD. It was our pleasure sharing our little piece of the beautiful Black Hills with you. We have loved every minute of our first season as the owners and we are very excited about the improvements we are making for next season.... More 

Vail, Colorado
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We only spent one night here but we enjoyed it very much. Very friendly front desk and a quick check in with lots of suggestions on what to see in the area. Our stay was during the week at the end of the season so the Inn and the town were very quiet. We can see though that this could... More 

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Sherry B, Owner at Bavarian Inn, responded to this review

We love your review and we are very happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed all that the Bavarian Inn has to offer. The fitness trail is a nice surprise for many of our guests. Often times it feels like your own little wildlife loop as it is home to many birds, squirrels, turkeys and deer. I hope... More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
10 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We needed a place close to Crazy Horse to spend the night and this is the first place we saw, when we walk into the office , we fell in love with the way they decorated the reception, friendly receptionist and love the room we were given, with cute little patio and all, and the free bkfst is the best... More 

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Sherry B, Owner at Bavarian Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review of the Bavarian Inn in Custer, SD. I am so happy you chose to stop at the Bavarian Inn. We loved serving you and hope you return for another European Style Experience in the Beautiful Black Hills. We wish you the best. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More 

Green Bay, Wisconsin
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54 reviews 54 reviews
19 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

During a week(ish) long vacation I chose Bavarian Inn to be our base for 2 nights. I trusted the reviews on tripadvisor to help make the choice. The room had updated linens, but the other decor wasn't updated. My boys enjoyed the swingset outside and even got to see deer nearby. We took advantage of the indoor pool and hot... More 

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Sherry B, Owner at Bavarian Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your business and hope to see you again. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More 

South Sioux City, Nebraska
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We are a retired couple who stayed at this inn due to reviews on Trip Advisor. We asked for a quiet room on the top floor and that's what we got. Very charming, well furnished room with a bistro table and chairs on the balcony outside our room overlooking the tennis courts. Staff at check in were very friendly; property... More 

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Sherry B, Owner at Bavarian Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Bavarian Inn. I am so happy to hear we met your expectations. We enjoyed serving you and hope to see you again soon. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More 

minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

My friend and I, along with our children, stayed at the Bavarian Inn in September. It was my first visit to the area and we chose this hotel based on other Trip Advisor Reviews. We were not disappointed! The kids were over the moon for the milk and cookies at check-in, especially after a 600 mile drive! Our room was... More 

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Sherry B, Owner at Bavarian Inn, responded to this review

We loved your review of the Bavarian Inn in Custer, SD. Hearing that you had a fantastic Black Hills adventure is the highlight of our day. As new owners, this is our goal for every guest, every day. I am so glad you enjoyed the milk & cookies and everything else we have to offer. We hope to see you... More 

Saco, Maine
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Stayed in October so a lot of places in town were closed. Desk persons were very friendly. Breakfast was included and was a nice small buffet. Grounds were very nice. Only problem was the room was very stuffy when we got there (maybe hadn't been occupied for a while) but this got better as we aired it out. The walls... More 

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Sherry B, Owner at Bavarian Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again soon. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We stayed at the Bavarian Inn on a wonderful short trip to the Black Hills. This was the right motel for us, given that we traveled with dogs. Most of the other properties in the Custer area were not as accommodating for pets, in terms of pet policies. We chose this hotel specifically because of its welcoming attitude for pets,... More 

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Sherry B, Owner at Bavarian Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, we appreciate your business and your 4 Star review. We loved the detailed feedback, it assists us in deciding where to best focus our efforts when improving the property. The rooms are currently undergoing a refresh, this includes many of the beds. We have also just purchased the adjacent restaurant and lounge, this will... More 

bemidji,mn
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We are retired and travel often. Coming back to Minnesota from Denver, we ended up in Custer, ND for a night. We had vacationed there 20 years ago and were happy to see the area is thriving, still beautiful, and people very friendly. We stayed at the Bavarian Inn and really enjoyed our stay. It wasn't just another night in... More 

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Sherry B, Owner at Bavarian Inn, responded to this review

We loved reading your review of the Bavarian Inn titled "Great Staff". Thank you so much for the kind words. It is true that the restaurant is undergoing some changes as it has been purchased by the new owners of the Inn. We are currently freshening it up and look forward to reopening in the spring. Thanks again for the... More 

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Address: 855 N Fifth Street, PO Box 152, Custer, SD 57730
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Location: United States > South Dakota > Custer
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
Bavarian Inn Motel & Restaurant Hotel Custer
Bavarian Inn Motel And Restaurant
Bavarian Hotel Custer
Bavarian Motel Custer
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#4 Family Hotel in Custer

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