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At $32 per night for 4 nights my expectations were very low and man was I surprised. On the outside it looks like your typical old motel. However, walking into the room I was blown away given the price point. Room was clean and spacious! The staff are very welcoming and warm. There was a refrigerator and microwave in the...

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Reviewed February 5, 2017

They were very accomidating and helpful. The rooms were clean and the maids were rompt and did a good job. We had 10 people in our group and we were able to sit in the lobby and play games on the table and gather above the lobby to visit and not have to jam into one room. Gayle at the...

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1Thank Timothy S
Montevideo, Minnesota
Reviewed January 2, 2017

This place was easy to find off the interstate on a late night as our family headed west to Montana from Minnesota. The staff was freindly, the room was clean and the breakfast adequate to get us up and going the next day. It was a good value, it is pet friendly and we will stay here again.

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Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

Was traveling from SC it was late and I looked on priceline for a cheap deal.. Didn't want to pay alot.. But I hate being stuck with a dirty.. ill kept hotel. I saw that the customer rating on this hotel, it was great!... It lived up to its rating. It was built by the owners Grandparents.. So the low...

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Reviewed December 8, 2016

The room was well-furnished, clean, and breakfast was included. The staff is friendly and helpful. Would recommend to anyone wishing to stay in Rapid City. I couldn't believe I only paid $45 plus tax for the room.

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Reviewed December 7, 2016

We were just passing through to see friends and family. Nice little place to hang your hat. Nothing fancy or special but it was clean and comfortable and that is not as common in this price range as it used to be.

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1Thank Gregory H
Glendive, Montana
Reviewed November 27, 2016

My daughter, her husband, my wife, and I traveled to Rapid City to enjoy Black Friday shopping. We needed a place to stay - both so we could have a place to sleep and as a hub for napping between shopping, meeting up with each other,, etc. We didn't need much from the room....a couple of comfortable beds, a shower,...

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Reviewed November 26, 2016

My girl and I have been travelling the USA for some time now. Out of 23 states we have stayed in a bunch of different hotels. By far this is the best one, staff, cleanliness, services, breakfast, and coffee 24/7. The price of their rooms was right on target when we have paid more at other location for less. Other...

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2Thank Adam C
Bronx, NY
Reviewed November 7, 2016

I found the Foothills Inn on Tripadvisor and could not believe its excellent rates. I read several more positive reviews and decided to take a chance. The place is great. For a family traveling on a budget to Mount Rushmore this would be an ideal choice. The rooms are a bit dated but do you really need style when touring...

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1Thank JJMORT
Coon Rapids, Minnesota
Reviewed November 6, 2016

I would go back to this hotel in a heartbeat! The staff were excellent and the rooms were generously large and very clean. The breakfast could use a little work and the hot water was a little intermittent, but all in all, it was a really nice stay and very close to Mt. Rushmore.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Foothills Inn

Address: 1625 N Lacrosse St, Rapid City, SD 57701-0702
Location: United States > South Dakota > Rapid City
Price Range: $35 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Foothills Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
Foothills Hotel Rapid City
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#3 Best Value Hotel in Rapid City
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“I would choose a first floor room, if available, as I did not see an elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles surfercharlie, Nov 27, 2016 | Read review
“The king rooms on the second floor overlook the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Schultzica, Nov 6, 2016 | Read review
“Our room facing the hill and open field at the rear of the place is where we stayed and it was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 305gary, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms by the pool have patio windows so you can sit out.”
 of 5 bubbles Themedz, Sep 29, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in front face the street, probably more traffic noise. Better view on back side of building.”
 of 5 bubbles amyhB914FL, Sep 14, 2016 | Read review
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