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Bavarian Inn

#5 of 19 Hotels in Custer
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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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Mobile, Alabama
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This wonderful hotel was the favorite hotel I've ever stayed in. Owned by a young couple-they have added so many personal touches-cookies at the desk, sprinkles for the kids (and adults) at breakfast, even cute tiny rubber ducks w/ your soap. Rooms were spotless. Service was super friendly. Totally recommend this wonderful gem to anyone traveling around Mt Rushmore, Crazy... More 

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Bavarian is an excellent hotel to stay at. It has a rustic look but with all the modern amenities that on looks for in a hotel. The view around the Bavarian is breath taking views of the Black Hills. The staff at the Bavarian is very courteous and helpful. An awesome to hotel to stay at in Custer with... More 

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

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of our property. We appreciate your business and enjoyed serving you. Sincerely, Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom Bavarian Inn, Black Hills More 

Benton, Arkansas
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Bavarian Inn is a wonderful place to stay. The owners and staff are super friendly. The rooms are very clean and the buildings and grounds well kept. If you are traveling to the Black Hills you will definitely want to stay at the Bavarian Inn at Custer! Continental breakfast,pools, hot tub and outdoor decks!! Will be back!!

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

We loved your review of the Bavarian Inn titled AWESOME STAY! Thank you so much for taking the time. Online reviews are so important to our small business. We really appreciate your business and would love to see you again soon. Sincerely, Marcel & Sherry Wahsltrom Bavarian Inn, Black Hills More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have a great group of staff. They were willing to accommodate a large group for stay and place for us to cater a supper. Always greeted us with a smile and asked if there was anything else they could do to make the stay more enjoyable.

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

It was such a pleasure serving you. Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience. We appreciate the 5 star review and hope we see you again soon. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom Bavarian Inn, Black HIlls More 

Rapid City, South Dakota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice staff, clean rooms, and the renovations to office and pool area are amazing! Savannah, the Assistant GM went above and beyond to welcome our group and even provided the restaurant for us all to meet before it was officially open. The Bavarian Inn is also a great location for vacationing or a couples getaway.

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

Thank you so much for choosing the Bavarian Inn for your group. It was such a pleasure having you all here. We really appreciate your flexibility with the catering arrangements. It was so much fun setting up our new dining room and seeing how the space was utilized. I know Savannah really enjoyed working with you all as well. Your... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the first time I talked with the receptionist I felt like I was a regular patron at the Bavarian. So friendly and accommodating, gave me a great deal, and informed me the pet fee was only $25 per stay for both dogs not each. Wow. When we arrived a couple of hours late (spent some time at devils tower... More 

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

Thank you so much for writing such a wonderful and heartfelt review of the Bavarian Inn. We really appreciate your time in spreading the good word. Your patronage is very much appreciated and we hope the hills call you back. Sincerely, Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More 

Atlanta
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I took a chance on the Bavarian Inn because of the reviews. On our cross country trip we stayed in a variety of places-upscale city hotels, big chains, B&bs. This is not the usual for us and it proved to be one of our favorites. This place is basic, but they take basic to the perfect level. The bed was... More 

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

Thank you so much for your business and your very kind words. It was a pleasure to serve you and we hope to see you again soon. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom Bavarian Inn, Black HIlls More 

2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I stayed here last summer, just my two children and me. We loved the little outdoor pool, the breakfast selections, the super friendly staff, and the pretty surroundings. Cute European style. Comfy bedding.

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

Thank you for taking the time to review the Bavarian Inn in Custer, SD. Friendly and Sweet is a great way to describe us. We really appreciate the compliment. I hope that you find your way back to us soon. We would love to serve you again. Sherry Wahlstrom Owner/General Manager More 

Elma, New York
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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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Sherry B, Owner at Bavarian Inn, responded to this review

We really loved your review entitled A GREAT STAY. Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. We appreciate your business and hope to see you again soon. Sherry Wahsltrom Owner/General Manager More 

N. Canton, Ohhio USA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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 

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