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K Bar S Lodge

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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Springfield, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for a night at the lodge. While we were disappointed that our room didn't have the view of George Washington's head the hotel staff made up for it. They recommended a great local restaurant for dinner. Our room was very clean and the free washing machine came in handy after one of our children had a big mess.

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Highland Park, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful setting. Friendly and helpful staff and very comfortable rooms. I very much enjoyed my stay here. I was here for an Elderhostel trip, and they handled groups very well. There were many non-group travelers as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed two nights in this beautiful secluded lodge. Staff is very friendly. Our room included a private balcony with a side view of Washington of Mount Rushmore. The room was clean, beds comfortable, free self-service laundry a plus ( purchase detergent at front desk), peaceful, quite surroundings. Easy access to downtown and Mount Rushmore. There is no elevator but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We LOVED K Bar S Lodge. The kids loved running through the field in front of the lodge chasing the marmots. What a beautiful location for a wedding! We also enjoyed the balcony view of Mt. Rushmore, the amazing hot breakfast, great wifi, & the Starbucks Keurig cups in our room. We had a quiet, restful night! I enjoyed a... More 

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Capistrano Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room we had faced the mountain, it would have been better to request an upstairs room facing Mt. Rushmore and the meadow. Still it was a nice room with comfy beds, nice linens. Fabulous morning breakfast was provided. Eggs and breakfast meats, cook your own waffles with fruits and whipped cream for toppings, bread and pastry variety, several juices...orange... More 

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Jim Thorpe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We could see Mt. Rushmore (the profile) from our balcony! The big, grassy field on the property was PERFECT for children in need of wearing off energy before going to the campfire for s'mores. The breakfast each morning was DELICIOUS, and I used the complimentary washer and dryer twice. I've already recommended K Bar S to family members planning to... More 

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Macedonia, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Super clean, very friendly! So convenient, but just a 1/2 mile off the noisy downtown area on gorgeous grounds with a view of the side of Washingtons face from many rooms. Grounds are peaceful - a good nights rest. Rooms are well equipped and comfortable. Bed was a little soft, but I still slept well. Free guest laundry - can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Saw a few deer very nearby while eating from large variety of hot breakfast buffet. Lovely area!. Only a couple blocks off'the strtip' but feels like a different,and peaceful, world. Balcony had view of monument also. Very clean, comfy beds, still close to everything. Great find!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent 2 nights here and really enjoyed it. The location couldn't be better. You can see George Washington's profile on the monument from our balcony! It's only a 7 minute drive from Mt Rushmore but feels very secluded from the tourist trap that is Keystone, SD. Breakfast fare was pretty good, but we really enjoyed being able to eat... More 

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Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We loved this lodge! We were traveling with our two daughters (19 and 21) so we got two rooms. The rooms were beautiful, very clean. The entire lodge is so clean, grounds included. The free breakfast in the morning was the best breakfasts of our 3 week trip! Very fresh food and excellent service. Awesome hot breakfast, different every morning.... More 

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