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Lazy "U" Motel

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Long Beach, Washington
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19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What more do you need? Clean rooms, friendly owners and inexpensive prices compared to everywhere else. And its one of the last few motels around that are still privately owned and operated! Always nice to see and speak with the owners. Thank you! Will stay again!

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Cindy B, Owner at Lazy "U" Motel, responded to this review

We wouldn't have near the business we do without our return customers. Thank you for making our small family owned motel so successful. Cindy More 

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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Lazy U on a cross country trip 2 years ago and had no problem booking them again. As others have said, you might not have all the amenities of the chain motels, but you get a clean room, friendly and helpful innkeepers, and a parking spot right outside your door. The bathroom is small, but the... More 

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Cindy B, Owner at Lazy "U" Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your staying with us. Cindy More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I first booked a room at the motel 6, until I read the reviews. .. (aweful,nightmare reviews)..so I luckily found a room for 3 nights (July 3,4,5) at the Lazyu. Glad I switched, the staff were pleasant ,the rooms were clean, and they switched out our sheets/towels daily while we were exploring SD...we met some interesting people while staying there... More 

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Cindy B, Owner at Lazy "U" Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. July 4th week is a busy time for the Lazy U. I am so glad we had room and were able to meet your needs. More 

New Richmond, Wisconsin
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20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We read reviews before reserving rooms at Lazy U, and they turned out to be correct. We stayed 2 nights and found the staff and owners very nice and accommodating. The room quality is average, but appreciated having a fridge and microwave. Air worked great, but watch out for the shower power...could take skin off haha. We also liked the... More 

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Cindy B, Owner at Lazy "U" Motel, responded to this review

We like to think the Lazy U is at the hub of activity and are grateful to have Safeway, Perkins and the Colonial House in such close proximity. Thanks for your kind words and happy to hear we were part of the nice time you had while visiting the Hills. ps Mostly Chocolates is a favorite to a lot of... More 

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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The description hits the nail on the head; a true mom n` pop motel. Owners are incredibly kind and friendly. They made us feel welcome (asked where we were from and had us pin our state on their map of visitors!) and were very accommodating. The room was very clean and had most desired amenities. The location is perfect if... More 

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Cindy B, Owner at Lazy "U" Motel, responded to this review

We travel vicariously through our guests :) Hope to visit your state one day soon. Thanks for your kind words. More 

Lawson, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed three nights and loved it. They keep your room very clean. You can't beat the price. Even though it's on a busy road, you don't hear the traffic. In the evenings there is lots of shade to sit and visit with those you travel with or other guests. The rooms are small, but they utilize the space very... More 

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Cindy B, Owner at Lazy "U" Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your thoughtful review. Hope to see you again! More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had read the reviews on Trip before booking. Was looking forward to quaint motel. The front desk staff was very friendly. Found the motel old, without modern updates and a very small room/bathroom. Will not revisit.

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Cindy B, Owner at Lazy "U" Motel, responded to this review

The Lazy U was built in 1957 so will celebrate its 60th birthday next year. When we bought the motel 14 years ago it was in sad shape. We have re-mattresses twice and re-carpeted twice during that time, most recently just two years ago. True, we don't have all the amenities in the rooms. We knew we would never compete... More 

Lenexa, Kansas
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48 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a four day stay during our Dad and Son, Samuel - age 11, trip. Small 25 room property centrally located right on Highway 16. Downtown is directly North, Rushmore and other attractions are directly to the South. Single story property with all rooms set well back from the road, making them quiet at night. Rooms have been well... More 

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Cindy B, Owner at Lazy "U" Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us such a thorough review! We hope you make it back soon. More 

Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very pleased with our four day stay at this reasonably priced motel. The room was immaculate, the bed comfortable, and the basics were covered including a microwave and refrigerator. The location was a great base to visit the Badlands and Black Hill attractions as well as downtown Rapid City. Also, many dining options in walking distance to the... More 

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Cindy B, Owner at Lazy "U" Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Hope to see you again in the future. More 

Vancouver, Washington
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 days and could have been there longer. Clean rooms and a comfy bed. The owners are the best. They make great coffee for early departure. They have chairs outside the rooms so you can visit and enjoy SD weather. This is an older motel that still has charm.

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Thank 68roses
Cindy B, Owner at Lazy "U" Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for spreading the word. We are coming up on the big 6 0 and look forward to showing folks the Lazy U still has what it takes. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lazy U Motel is one of the last Mom and Pop motels, family owned and operated. We have 25 rooms we keep in immaculate condition. Each room has a frig and microwave, cable tv, tub and shower. The doors are metal and secure. No pool, so enjoy a quiet one-level motel with parking in front of your room. Free WiFi, no charge on local calls, guest laundry and in walking distance to several restaurants. MC/Dis/Visa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lazy "U" Motel

Address: 2215 Mt. Rushmore Road, Rapid City, SD 57701
Location: United States > South Dakota > Rapid City
Number of rooms: 25
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Rapid City
#6 Romantic Hotel in Rapid City
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