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Thunder Cove Hotel

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Kennewick, Washington
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Average not much more The appliances were noisey The rates were jacked up even though they had vacancies. They wanted an extreme rate for two beds compared to one. Both room rates were for two people just one bed or two. I could understand the rate if it was the last room but that no vacancy sign was on our... More 

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Plymouth, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got rained out of camping so we thought it would be fitting to go stay at the Thunder Cove. Location is awesome. A trolley brings you into town. The guy managing it was super nice. Helpful in finding us activities in the area and getting us checked in.

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Belcourt, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here before and keep coming back. The management is extremely friendly and always willing to help out. The room is spacious and contains a microwave and fridge for longer stays. The trolley allows me to keep my truck at the motel and enjoy someone else driving me downtown. It is very reasonably priced and is one of... More 

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Los Angeles, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm giving this hotel five stars within a certain context and that's budget. The hotel was very reasonably priced, and our room was very clean and comfortable. It's in a good location for those looking to be near town, but not in it. Housekeeping was very friendly and accommodating. Would definitely stay here again, especially if on a budget.

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Brandon, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have now stayed at the Thunder Cove Hotel three times. It’s the best deal price wise in Deadwood. Sharla & Kyle are so cordial! We enjoy visiting with them over coffee and muffins in the morning. The hotel is comfortable, clean, nicely maintained and the towels are soft! If you forgot something or need something, just ask and they... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights while in the area. Room was nice sized large refrigerator. Breakfast was just muffins, danishes, and coffee but still ok. The people that run it are nice. Only downfall was the rooms smelled funny.

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Thundercove, Owner at Thunder Cove Hotel, responded to this review

We realize you have many choices when coming the Black Hills and Deadwood and appreciate that you stayed with us!! Thank you and hope to see you again soon!!! More 

Waukegan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Clean and comfortable with microwave and frig. The best thing is that the trolley will pick you up right out front and take you the mile to Deadwood and bring you back. We had so much fun staying here and taking the trolley. The manager was very friendly. As a previous review stated ask if you need something. I asked... More 

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Thank Marsha G
Thundercove, Owner at Thunder Cove Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and for staying with us!!! Hope to see you again soon!!! More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

This is a well-run motel, no frills - just donuts and coffee in the morning. But the price is right if you have checked out hotels in the Deadwood area. The hotel complex about 1/2 block down and on the other side of the road has a restaurant, bar and slot machines when and if you need those things. It... More 

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Thundercove, Owner at Thunder Cove Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us!! We know you have many choices when coming to the Black Hills and Deadwood and enjoyed having you stay with us!! Hope to see you again in the future!! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

The room was clean and comfortable. The amenities in the room were all you needed for a pleasant stay. The location of the hotel was away from the hustle of the downtown, which makes for a quiet stay with greens around. The bed was super cozy and nice. However, the best part of the stay was Sharla and Kyle being... More 

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Thundercove, Owner at Thunder Cove Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and for staying with us!! We realize you have many choices when coming to Deadwood and appreciate you picking us. Kyle and Sharla are truly dedicated to their job and to keeping customer service number 1 !! Hope to see you again soon!!! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Our stay at Thunder Cove Hotel was great. The managers were very accommodating, from blow dryers, irons, to getting us a personal coffee maker for our room cuz I get up before the lobby opens. Our room was simple and very clean. We feel that the price we paid was extremely reasonable for the services we received. We will be... More 

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Thundercove, Owner at Thunder Cove Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time for this review. We enjoyed having you stay with us and hope to see you in the future!!! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1995, the Thunder Cove Hotel is a Modern, Non-Smoking Hotel and was voted 'Best Value in Deadwood'. The City Trolley to Downtown stops by our front door every 20 minutes. We are located in the Historic town of Deadwood, S.D., Only 1 mile to the historic district, take the City trolley downtown for $1. Across the street is the Mickelson Trail for snowmobiling, hiking and biking in the Black Hills. All of our rooms have free Wi-Fi, Over-sized Refridgerators and Microwaves and Flat Screen TV's in all our rooms. We realize when coming to the Beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota you have many choices for Hotels and value that you have chosen us. Our customers are all very important people to us, and are our #1 priority. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thunder Cove Hotel

Address: 315 Cliff St, Deadwood, SD 57732-5100 (Formerly Thunder Cove Inn & Suites)
Location: United States > South Dakota > Deadwood
Price Range: $55 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Thunder Cove Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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