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Englewood, Ohio
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9 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Clean, simple motel. Surrounded by cows. Very quiet at night. Have to go to Cedar Lodge to check in or eat though. Good view of mountains and prairie. Visiting this time of year means the place is almost empty.

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Martinsville, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 303 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Badland’s Inn is pretty much the only sleeping option at Badland’s National Park when you can’t get into one of the cabins at the Cedar Pass Lodge. It is older, but the rooms were comfortable and clean so it was OK for a night. It is located just outside the Park and less than a mile from the Cedar... More 

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Nj
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am rating it higher than average because i don't care for the alternatives and it has some positives. It is very convenient, right outside the entrance to the park. There is a lodge 3 miles down in the park which is also improperly named. It's a not a lodge. There are individual cabins. The "inn" has very comfortable beds... More 

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Evanston, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The view from all rooms is out of this world. We enjoyed two sunsets and a sunrise. Convenient to the Park. Room was spacious, comfy, and clean. Had everything we needed. Didn't matter, but the towels were amazingly plush!

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Monroe, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had to check in at the main lodge when we arrived at 5.30pm because the office was closed. Luckily it's just a couple of miles away, but still inconvenient for us. The veranda outside the rooms was covered with bird droppings, since birds have made nests on every lamp outside the rooms! Hope we didn't get avian flu or... More 

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Knoxville, Tn
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just right outside of the park entrance, managed by Cedar Pass Lodge. Very nice inside. Clean. Bed was comfortable. The floor was laminate wood which to me is cleaner. I would definitely stay there again.

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Halifax, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to be close to Badlands National Park, this is the place to stay. Nothing spectacular, but it was clean and very close to Badlands NP and the Ben Reifel Visitors Center. The only place to eat is at Cedar Pass Lodge a mile or so away. The only other options are at Wall 20 some mile away.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The office was closed when we arrived, saying "back at 4:00." We returned at 4:00, only to be left waiting out in the heat for 20 minutes, with no apologies. Our first room had a clogged up toilet. They offered us a different room (#25) that had a big pile of bird doo right outside the door, which I declined.... More 

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philadelphia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

We stayed here for one night in August 2016. We were already familiar with the area because we stayed at Cedar Pass Lodge down the road in June 2015. I selected Badlands Inn this year because it is a little cheaper than Cedar Pass Lodge. I was very pleasantly surprised by Badlands Inn - we like it a lot! It... More 

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Oak Grove, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

Since there are FEW options in that area, we were a little anxious about staying there. But....the room was clean, beds were comfortable, and room was cool. Location is perfect for driving through The Badlands. You wake up and truly feel like you are in the middle of it all. Glad we took the chance and stayed - a fun... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Each of our 20 rooms has a magnificent view of the Badlands. You will rest well in our double queen rooms with upgraded high thread count linens/with bamboo towels (the linens use less energy to dry and are made with long bamboo fibers making them last longer than cotton towels), free WiFi, AC/Heat, cable TV, Energy Star Microwave & Mini refrigerator, Energy Star Coffee Maker with organic and shade grown coffee and complimentary breakfast in the lobby. There is an evening happy hour of local wine tasting in the lobby of the Inn for our guests. Night Skies in the Badlands are particularly dark and we encourage you to experience the FREE Ranger led tours in the amphitheater located inside the Park, less than a mile away. We are an Environmentally Friendly Inn and encourage recycling, plus we are a 100% non-smoking property and welcome pets. (There is a $10/night additional fee per pet). Children 15 years and younger stay free in same room with adult. We are the closest lodging to Badlands National Park (an easy walk from the Interior entrance) and only 9 miles from I-90 at Exit 131 and the Minute Man National Missile Monument. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Badlands Inn

Address: I-90 Exit 131 Highway 377, Interior, SD 57750-0103
Location: United States > South Dakota > Interior
Hotel Class:2 star — Badlands Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Badlands Hotel Interior
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