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Bavarian Inn

#4 of 19 Hotels in Custer
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855 N Fifth Street, Custer, SD 57730
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Minneapolis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

The Bavarian Inn was our base while touring around the area -- the rooms were clean and big, they brought us a made up cot for my teen son and welcomed our little dog with open arms. There was a nice breakfast of cereals, muffins and juice each morning and washers and dryers a few doors down. We loved the... More 

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Hamilton, Montana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

The king bed rooms are large and very nice. Would be good for extended stay since room is well furnished, even with a small sofa. Good flat screen TV with many channels. WiFi is fast and reliable. Good continental breakfast with dry cereal, assorted pastries, yogurt, and a fruit cup. Make your own pancakes, instead of waffles. Room was very... More 

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Austin
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

The Bavarian Inn was our favorite place to stay while vacationing in South Dakota and North Dakota. It is a throwback to the gentler times of the 60's and we enjoyed every part of it! Our room had a king bed and a big beautiful bathroom with a fantastic jacuzzi tub. It overlooked the tennis courts and outdoor pool. We... More 

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

We appreciate your 5 Star review of the Bavarian Inn, Black Hills. We are so happy to hear this was your favorite place to stay in the Dakotas. It is comments such as yours that continue to motivate and inspire the team. Thank you for your business and we hope to see you again. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More 

Denver, Colorado
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Just stayed 1 night but it was a great place to stay. Very clean. Let our 2 dogs stay with no additional fee and great breakfast in the morning. Lots of deer to watch on the property.We will stay there again the next time we are in Custer.

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

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

Colorado
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

We checked into the hotel, having reserved 6 rooms for a group of International Exchange Students. We had been on the road all day and were ready to rest. The rooms were spacious, and clean, except for a few dead flies by the window. With the odd weather (exceptionally warm for the season but cool at night) this wasn't a... More 

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

Thank you so much for writing such a kind review even after the the inconvenience of moving to another hotel for a night. I can assure you this is not a typical experience at our facility and we sincerely apologize. It was such a pleasure meeting you and we hope to see you again. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More 

Mt Prospect
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

We relied on Tripadvisor comments to book a room near the monuments and parks. This one sounded good. Overall it met our needs. It was very convenient to everything we wanted to see and towns of Hill, Custer and Hot Springs. Rapid City has more hotel choices but you add travel time to get to the monuments and parks. Any... More 

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

Thank you so much for your detailed review of the Bavarian Inn, Black Hills. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your time in our beautiful area. Guest feedback is so important as we continue to update the property, As this season closes, we are currently remodeling the Economy 1 Queen Building. This renovation includes moving the sinks and... More 

Sioux Falls, South Dakota
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

We got a great deal for a beautifully remodeled king suite. Really comfortable beds. Out side table and chair by our room was perfect for morning coffee. Staff was great and loved the fresh out-of-the oven cookies and milk when we arrived!!! The only downside was the restaurant. We probably had our worst meal there of our whole trip. The... More 

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

Thank you for your valuable feedback and comments about the Bavarian Inn, Black Hills. We appreciate your business and we be sure to pass along your feedback on the Chophouse to the Manager and Chef. Please stay with us again of ever in the area. We'd love to see you. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More 

La Veta, Colorado
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

We just returned from four days in the beautiful Black Hills area of South Dakota. We stayed at The Bavarian Inn and had a delightful stay. We needed two rooms and both rooms were top notch although dated, they were immaculate which is our number one priority. The Inn is close to Mt Rushmore, Crazy Horse, Custer State Park and... More 

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

We loved reading your 5 STAR review of the Bavarian Inn, Black Hills. Thank you so much for taking the time to recognize Savannah. We agree, she is a real asset to our company. We appreciate your business and hope to see you again soon. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More 

Northfield, Minnesota
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

My teenage son and I stayed at the Bavarian Inn for two nights in October. Based on information from other TripAdvisor reviews and responses, we reserved a deluxe room. I liked the idea of staying in a non-chain motel, and I understand that sometimes you don't get the consistent experience in those cases. The staff was very pleasant. The price... More 

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

Thank you for your recent stay at Bavarian Inn, Black Hills. Your feedback is so important as we continue to reinvest in the property and exceed all guest expectations. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Your business is appreciated. Marcel & Sherry Wahlstrom More 

Reardan,Wa.
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181 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

We reserved ahead of time, needed pet friendly room. Staff was very gracious and helpful. The grounds well groomed and spacious. But our room was on ground floor, outside steps to upper floor skirted our room, very noisy with people coming and going @ all hours. Also laundry, pop machines adjacent so that was noisy as people come and go... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We appreciate the nice comments about the staff and the landscaping. It is our goal to create positive experiences for every guest and do our best to assist in a refreshing night's sleep. We apologize that this was not your experience. We only have a few economy rooms with 1... More 

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