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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room was very comfortable and clean. There was a refrigerator, microwave, and coffee maker in the room. There were also gas and charcoal grills available for use, and also a hot tub. The location is very quiet, but it is only takes a few minutes to walk to downtown. The hosts were a friendly and gracious couple, and made... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We can't say enough about what an awesome place this is to stay. The owners of the Motel, Doug & Mary, are some of the nicest & cordial people you will meet anywhere. Lot's of places to eat, shop, and close travel to many other small towns. What was so nice for us, we could ride our RZR all over,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

We spent 5 nights here, and loved everything about Trails End Cabins. The cabins are clean and comfortable, and you can't beat the location. (It's great not being on the highway, yet walking distance to town.) Guests have access to a common area that includes a hot tub, picnic area, gas grills and a fire pit. Most evenings during our... More 

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Marion, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

The cabin was clean with updated decorating. It's a kitchen, bedroom and bath. It's pretty small. The wifi is poor. It's on the expensive side. The cabin is near the main tourist area. If you are looking for a wilderness type experience, this is not it. The owners are very nice. Check out time is early, 10am. Unexpected for the... More 

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Clermont, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

We only stayed one night, but the quality of the rooms and the friendliness of the owners was exceptional. We stayed in #8, it was a cute room, perfect for what we needed. The owner filled us in on what there was to do in the area, and when we told her we were taking the wildlife trail, she told... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

I recently stayed 3 nights in Cabin #3. I brought my bicycle to cycle in each direction from Hill City on the Mickelson Trail. For entry to the path, this location was close, safe and easy to get to the trail. I could walk one and one-half blocks downtown to eat, do laundry, shop and sometimes sit and people watch.... More 

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Divide, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Great place & location. close to Hill City, yet quite side street. Shaded cabin, with nice big pines in the front. Back deck has nice area for outside dining, BBQ, & covered hot tub. Well kept, clean area, nice owners. The bedroom is small, but who needs a big area when you have all the outside to relax! Nice kitchenette,... More 

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Satellite Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Had a pleasant stay here. The room was clean and perfect for what we needed. These cabins were convenient to the main street shops and restaurants. Cant say enough about how nice Mary was. We would definitely stay here again. We highly recommend a stay here if you are visiting the black hills.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We were hoping for one of the cabins but got one of the units next to the office instead. The space was satisfactory with a comfy bed and within easy walking distance to restaurants and easy driving to major tourist attractions including Crazing Horse Mountain and Mount Rushmore

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

After booking through hotels.com, we got a phone call from Trails End stating that the room we had booked was unavailable - they had booked it just moments before our booking came through! But that wasn't a problem - the owners upgraded us to a little cabin at no extra charge. The cabin was just like a touch of home... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You will love our log cabins and motel in Hill City, the Heart of The Hills. With a quiet, forest setting, we are just 2 blocks from downtown where you can explore many attractions, entertainment, shopping and dining choices - and just a short drive to the major sites, Mt. Rushmore, Crazy Horse, the Cathedral Spires and Custer State Park. We can help you plan your day trips, where you will visit the "must see" attractions as well as discover the "hidden gems!" We will keep you up to date on any Special Events going on in the area. Under new ownership, we offer 3 deluxe motel rooms and 6 log cabins with varying amenities, and an overall laid back and quiet atmosphere. We take pride in maintaining a super-clean property with new, comfortable beds, A/C units, fully-equipped kitchens, and gas & charcoal grills. You can relax at the end of the day in our hot tub or share stories around the fire pit. Wi-Fi, a strong Verizon cell phone signal and cable TV are available if you want to keep in-touch with your world. Trails End Cabins & Motel is a special find. Once you've experienced our log cabins, we're confident you'll want to return year after year for your vacation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Trails End Cabins & Motel

Address: 320 Park St, Hill City, SD 57745-5102
Location: United States > South Dakota > Hill City
Price Range: $113 - $216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Trails End Cabins & Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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