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Bavarian Inn

855 N Fifth Street, PO Box 152, Custer, SD 57730
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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bemidji,mn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

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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Seattle, Washington
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43 reviews 43 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Based on the reviews on TripAdvisor we booked this place. Rooms were clean with very comfortable firm beds. Pets are also welcomed. Staff were warm, friendly and very helpful. Would stay here again. Very close to Crazy Horse and Mt Rushmore.

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Brandon, South Dakota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Inn 4 nights and were very pleased. The room was very clean and the bed very comfortable. We enjoyed the breakfast of fruit and fresh waffles which was included. The new owners were very accommodating and even served cookies and milk mid afternoon. We will certainly make this our destination on our next visit to the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great stay! The staff was so kind and helpful. They were a great resource for local travel in formation. The inn was very clean and the beds were incredibly comfortable. It was great to have breakfast included and it was a good breakfast. I would highly recommend this hotel. The pool and hot tub are a great... More

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

Thank you so much for your very kind review. We appreciate your business and hope to see you again. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More

Cody, Wyoming
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Marcel & Sherry could not have been nicer or more hospitable. The rooms were incredibly clean, the breakfast very good in a very friendly atmosphere. All the conveniences you need in a motel room were there, from hair dryer to iron & board! The Inn keepers were very helpful with suggestions about local restaurants, and attractions. We will be back... More

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

Dear Sondra, Thank you so much for choosing the Bavarian Inn and taking the time to write such a wonderful review. We really appreciate your kind words. It's such a pleasure to share the Bavarian Inn with others in the same industry. We wish you continued success and hope to see you again next year. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More

augusta
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The new owners are incredible! You can see clearly, they love what they do! The common areas such as the breakfast area, the pool area, the game area, and the hot tub are immaculate and extremely inviting! The guest rooms are spacious and very clean. With a convenient microwave, coffee pot and small fridge, they fit the bill for an... More

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

Wow, Thank you so much for all the compliments. We really do love what we do. It's awesome that you could tell. We appreciate your business at the Bavarian Inn and hope to see you again soon. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More

Bowman, North Dakota, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had the pleasure of staying at the Bavarian every Summer for many years. As a businessman (now retired) I have stayed in hundreds of motels and would rate the Bavarian as one of the nicest experiences I have had - largely due to the friendly staff and owners. The rooms are always comfortable, the restaurant always has great... More

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

Dear Mr. Goodfellow, Thank you for your patronage of the Bavarian Inn now and over the years. We sincerely appreciate your business and enjoyed meeting you. We look forward to seeing you over and over again. Marcel & Sherry Wahsltrom More

Los Altos Hills, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bavarian Inn is a professionally run motor lodge located a very few miles outside of Custer, South Dakota. There are two buildings. Both are two stories, but the one to the rear appears to be newer. Our Deluxe Queen was a reasonable $108 per night and offered a large first floor room in the rear building, with a table... More

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

Thank you so much for leaving such a wonderful review of the Bavarian Inn, titled GREAT EXPERIENCE. It was such a pleasure to serve you. You will be happy to hear, we just purchased The Bavarian Inn Restaurant and Lounge. We are excited to reopen it in April 2015 with a fresh new look and menu. Please visit us again... More

Seattle, Washington
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This property is centrally located for easy access to Mt. Rushmore, the Crazy Horse Monument, and Custer State Park. The continental breakfast included juice, coffee, tea, cold cereal, tired fruit cocktail, pastries, waffles, and yogurt, and the breakfast room included a blaring television that was tuned in to a game show. The real negative side to our stay was that... More

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

We really appreciate your business and your candid review of our property. Please accept our apology for the cleanliness of the carpet. We are currently taking the appropriate steps to professionally clean or replace the flooring in each room as we upgrade our facilities. Thank you so much for pointing out the presentation of the fresh fruit was making it... 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 And Restaurant
Bavarian Inn Motel & Restaurant Hotel Custer
Bavarian Hotel Custer
Bavarian Motel Custer

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