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Gold Star Motel

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590 Spruce Street, Rapid City, SD 57701 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
2.5 Star accommodation
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26 Unit motel, queen and king beds, handicapped rooms available. Within walking distance of 12 restaurants. Free WiFi, cable, in room coffee makers, microwaves and refrigerators in some units. 30 Minutes from Mt More Rushmore, Crazy Horse. Continental Breakfast Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$81 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > South Dakota > Rapid City
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My party stayed here for a week when visiting the Black Hills/Badlands. The location was perfect - easy access to the road leading to Mount Rushmore, the highway to the Badlands and to Devil's Tower in Wyoming, and downtown Rapid City. The Gold Star Motel is privately owned and
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Response from goldstarmotel, Owner at Gold Star Motel
Responded Oct 24, 2018
Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review, we really appreciate it. Glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again. We closed for the winter and are planning on updating some of the bathrooms at that time. Apple coffee cake is my favorite to. Have a great day and thanks again.
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We stayed 1 night here and were very pleased with the service, cleanliness and the home baked chocolate chip cookies on the desk as we checked in - delicious! Breakfast brought more home baked goodies which we couldn't resist. Thank you. I would definitely stay here again.
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Response from goldstarmotel, Owner at Gold Star Motel
Responded Sep 17, 2018
Thank you for the nice review. Nice to hear the time I spend baking every evening is appreciated.
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We (couple in our 30s) stayed one night so we could visit Bear Country and Reptile Gardens on our way to Mt Rushmore. The room was bigger than expected, everything was clean.
Only issue was the bathtub drain was plugged and did not drain, but that could happen anywhere. I also w
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Response from goldstarmotel, Manager at Gold Star Motel
Responded Jun 21, 2018
Thank you for staying with us. I did fix that drain thank you for bringing that to my attention. Hope you enjoy the rest of your vacation.
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Great for a basic room. Front desk was great to deal with. Two paws up from our two pups after traveling 32 hours straight. If in the Rapid area again, we will stop here again. Charging only $5 per pet is wonderful considering others charge $20 to $35 each.
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Response from goldstarmotel, Manager at Gold Star Motel
Responded Jun 15, 2018
Hi James, Thank you for staying with us. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your vacation.
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We decided not to camp in our tent due to severe thunderstorm warnings and selected Gold Star Motel as a place of safety for the night. The room was no frills and basic, but entirely satisfactory and met our needs perfectly, especially since we were traveling with our dog. The st
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Response from 543deb, Manager at Gold Star Motel
Responded Jun 3, 2018
Thank you for your feedback, hope you didn't run into any more storms.
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Tub and Shower
King Bed and Nightstand
Single King Bed room
Desk and dresser. In room coffee-pot
"All rooms face in the same direction."
"there is no elevator to the second floor but the stairs are wide and have a good landing"
"Upstairs corner rooms are nice."
"Dont judge a place unless you try it out"
"Ask for a hair dryer when you check into the rooms."
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