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Rock Crest Lodge

Certificate of Excellence
15 West Mt. Rushmore Road, Custer, SD 57730
Rock Crest Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean place with very accommodating owners. We stayed in a good-sized room with a king size bed. Kitchenette with microwave sink and refrigerator. My only suggestion would be that they add some hooks on the bathroom door and on the wall in the bathroom. A small suggestion!

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the cabins above the lodge, very beautiful setting, clean and quiet (as quiet as can be during Sturgis Rally week) and affordable. Staff was very outgoing and friendly, will stay there again.

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indiana
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59 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cannot say enough great things about this hotel. I stay in many name brand hotels with my employment, and they do not compare in cleanliness with this hotel. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The cost was great. The room was so clean and quiet. We never heard our neighbors through the wall. The rooms had a great porch... More 

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Manassas, Virginia
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The accommodations were very nice! We had a two room suite and it fit our family of five very comfortably. The pool was an outdoor one and the kids loved it. It was within walking distance of all the restaurants and shops in the town. A great location and a competitive price.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed in cabin 215 for three nights. Great central location to access restaurants in Custer and all the sites around the area. Cabin was clean and in good shape. We had 4 kids and 2 adults. It sleeps 5 in Beds and has a pull out sofa. There is very limited storage for clothes so that was challenging. No... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

My family and I decided last minute to take a road trip to see Mount Rushmore. After calling around to several places that wouldn't let us have 6 people in one room and were significantly more expensive we lucked out by finding Rock Crest. We stayed in cabin 213 up on the hill. It was pretty steep getting up there,... More 

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Kasson, Minnesota
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We were so excited for this 4 night stay at Rock Crest but disappointed that the rooms, aka, lodge, was nothing but a separated room from the main building, which was basically a motel. Layout was completely different than expected - there is no large deck off the back with grills. Cabins above on the hill looked really nice though!... More 

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Rockford, IL
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26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

So we booked this in January and had high hopes. They were almost all met! We stayed in the main lodge one night and then in the larger French Creek Cabin with another family we travelled with. We picked this place for three main reasons: 1. We liked Custer and wanted to be in that area. 2. Tripadvisor gave it... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Cabin was cute but the bed was terrible! We almost left but we had to pay for our 2 nights in advance. The hot tub with the cabin soothed the hurts from the rock of a bed so we decided we could handle a couple of nights. Wish we had left and demanded a refund. I have health issues and... More 

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Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We stayed at the Rock Crest Lodge for two nights in a cabin, and we enjoyed our time there! The cabin was large and spacious, and included a small kitchen area with a mini fridge, microwave, and sink. The beds, although large, had small mattresses and weren't very comfortable. But otherwise, the cabin was clean and was a great place!... More 

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