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“Remarkable caring for their guests during Sturgess week” 5 of 5 stars
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Mineral Palace Hotel and Gaming
601 Historic Main Street, Deadwood, SD 57732   |  
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Ranked #14 of 23 Hotels in Deadwood
Rancho Mirage, California
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“Remarkable caring for their guests during Sturgess week”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

If you love Harley's and love first class accommodations this is for you. Deadwood has all the history in the vicinity anyone would hope for. The hotel is first class in every way. The attentive staff accommodated your every need.

The restaurant was over-rated.

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Jackson, Wyoming
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2011

Small casino; rooms have been newly remodeled....Very clean.....Great food at the restauraunt.....We had breakfast there; lot's of food....Hotel near shops downtown....

  • Stayed October 2010, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2010

The Mineral Palace is an average hotel with the advantage of having one of the largest gaming floors in Deadwood.

The beds and linens appear to be older as does some of the decor in the room, however the rooms do feature Flat Screen TV's and an above average bathroom.

There is room service available via the above Gem Steakhouse which is located on the 2nd floor of the establishment.

Good food, I highly recommend...

Service was average, nobody appeared to be overly-friendly including the manager Laurie who looked rather grumpy.

All and all not bad of a place and it certainly deserves to be ranked higher on Tripadvisor than the First Gold hotel, hopefully this review can get it there.

  • Stayed September 2010, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2010

Stayed at the Mineral Palace on our first trip to Deadwood. Staff was great and friendly. Very helpful in giving directions to places. Going back the end of July and can hardly wait to stay at the Mineral Palace again.

  • Stayed May 2009, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2010

I read the other reviews here,but the other hotels in Deadwood (and much of he black hills area) were full, so we went with the Mineral Palace, which was recommended by the Celebrity Hotel staff, which was full for the night.. We were extremely satisfied with the very courteous staff who remembered and welcomed us everytime we encountered them. We had kids with us, and are not big gamblers, and they were full of great suggestions for activities with the kids. The room was beautiful and spotless, and the bed was the most comfortable bed I have ever slept in! (And I have a really bad back and a $12,000 tempur-pedic comfort zone adjustible bed at home). We are really picky about cleanliness, and were very satisfied.

The Gem steakhouse was full and had great steaks...I recommend the Garlic rib-eye, which was delicious. It seems that the Mineral Palace has done a turnaround from their previous issues expressed here. Read my other reviews, and you will see that I am not too generous with my compliments...We would stay there again.

Stayed July 2010, traveled with family
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Wyoming
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2010

I have seen more organization in a monkey crap fight at the city zoo! My wife and I were left disappointed time and again from the Suite that wasn't Sweet. To the Anniversary Dinner that never came!
For nearly $300 you would think the staff would atleast try to make your stay pleasant.

The staff is too busy gossiping amongst themselves to pay attention to the patrons.

  • Stayed February 2010, traveled as a couple
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2009

Waitress needed to be reminded to remove salad plates prior to serving main course and reminded to clean off main course before serving dessert. Also water and drinks had to be asked for. Floor in restaurant was dirty with food items. Staff seemed to be unorganized and inept.

Room 119 was noisy during the night because of water noise in wall of bathroom from second floor bathrooms. Room also had a lot of traffic noise and noise above it from room or hallway. Complaint was not addressed by floor manager in any way or form and was very uncaring about the situation. Way overpriced room for the problems.

Stayed September 2009, traveled as a couple
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Address: 601 Historic Main Street, Deadwood, SD 57732
Location: United States > South Dakota > Deadwood
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Casino and Gambling Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #14 of 23 Hotels in Deadwood
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Mineral Palace Hotel & Gaming: Located on Deadwood's Historic Main Street. Try your luck in our 12 Casinos. Enjoy Deadwood's Best Steaks at the Gem Steakhouse & Saloon. Pamper yourself in one of our 13 VIP Suites. All 75 recently remodeled rooms have in-room safes, iron, & ironing board, and free high-speed wireless Internet. Handicapped Accessible. ... more   less 
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