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Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is in an excellent location and the historic charm of the architecture and lobby furnishings are very nice. We circled the block twice and had to call to find out how to unload and check in. There were no clear signs or hotel personnel at the curb and the short front area pull over was blocked by trucks.... More 

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Yorktown, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This 1927 historic hotel's décor is basically outdated, although it has been updated somewhat in some places. The original fireplace & ceiling are beautiful. Warm cookies are waiting in the lobby for afternoon arrivals.The old elevator that just kept going up and down, passing the floor that was pushed. Wait staff were pleasant and helpful. Buffet food in dinning facilities... More 

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Morrison, United States
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel Alex Johnson is a historic old hotel in the middle of downtown Rapid City, so was in easy walking distance of a very vibrant art and restaurant scene. The hotel has been totally refurbished, but still has the charm and native American accents from when it opened in 1927!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I planned a visit with my wife and two grandsons,12 and 16. We had to cancel. Was still charged $68 fee. Contested thru Amex. Still charged. Desk clerk was a moron and manager "not in" for 3 days. What a blemish on Rapid City. Sad

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Marlborough, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

On a recent stay at The Hotel Alex Johnson my wife and I ended up locked out of our room. The cleaning crew was helpful and went to get maintenance. We would like to send our thanks and appreciation to Nathan. Nathan was very pleasant, got us in our room quickly, and made sure our cards worked before he left.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

During our six night stay, for two nights my son had to sleep on the floor and his wife on a tiny couch, because of a mix-up in the reservation (perhaps over-booking?) They had no cot to offer us. One very cold night the radiators were not working and we had to sleep in our street clothes and sweatshirts to... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a wonderful stay - the location was perfect! In the heat of downtown, we could walk everywhere and it was also convenient for getting out of the city to see the Black Hills and Badlands. The rooms were a bit small, but we expected that for a historic hotel.

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Lewiston, Idaho
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is in a very convenient location however parking to unload our luggage was very difficult, the parking facility was two blocks away. I guess that's the penalty for a downtown residence. Paddy O'Niels was nice.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Alex Johnson hotel opened it's doors in 1928, not long after work started on Mount Rushmore (which is not far away). An 88 year old hotel is not going to be your typical "cookie-cutter" modern hotel, which can be good and bad, depending on your point of view. It's different, and probably why Hilton hotels put it in their... More 

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Morrison, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The historic hotel in downtown Rapid City is very conveniently located for walking to restaurants. Rooms are small, but comfortable. The roof-top bar is a fun place for a drink, and the food was always very good.

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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since 1928, the historic Hotel Alex Johnson has welcomed visitors from around the globe. Located at the heart of Downtown Rapid City, the Hotel Alex Johnson is an easy 25-minute drive from Mount Rushmore and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Hotel Alex Johnson includes 143 rooms and suites and houses the Vertex Sky Bar, Paddy O'Neills Irish Pub, Seattle's Best Coffee, Chubby Chipmunk Hand-Dipped Chocolates, AJ's Wicked Salon and the Alex Johnson Mercantile. The Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City is now a part of the Curio Collection by Hilton and welcomes Hilton HHonors guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton

Address: 523 6th St, Rapid City, SD 57701-2725 (Formerly The Hotel Alex Johnson, an Ascend Collection hotel)
Location: United States > South Dakota > Rapid City
Price Range: $95 - $466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton 3*
Number of rooms: 143
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Alex Johnson Rapid City
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#2 Spa Hotel in Rapid City
#10 Business Hotel in Rapid City
#18 Family Hotel in Rapid City
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