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    Blue Bell Lodge

    Custer State Park, 25453 Highway 87, Custer, SD 57730
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    • Excellent60%
    • Very good26%
    • Average7%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
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    Bavarian Inn, Black Hills
    492 reviews
    #3 of 17 hotels in Custer
     
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    528 reviews
    #2 of 17 hotels in Custer
     
    K Bar S Lodge
    887 reviews
    #1 of 14 hotels in Keystone
     
    Rocket Motel
    551 reviews
    #1 of 17 hotels in Custer
     
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    1 - 5 of 234 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Blue Bell Lodge is just as wonderful today as my memories from 50 years ago as a child. Its nestled in a quiet Ponderosa forest along beautiful French Creek. The lodge has excellent and reasonably priced meals. The cabins are classic-simplicity: yet comfy, clean and...More

    Thank BostinFamily
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had our family reunion here and the lodge was perfect. Our cabin had 2 queen beds and was extremely comfortable and quiet BUT the pillows were surprisingly bad. We loved the Chuck Wagon Dinner and meals we had at the lodge. The cleaning staff...More

    Thank 271diane
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Really nice campground. We stayed in a travel trailer. The restrooms and showers are cleaned daily, hosts are great, and the educational programs for the kids every night have been fun. The only thing negative was that our site, 15e, is tough to back into...More

    Thank Cbarb1
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We took our two young boys (7 & 4) with us and had a great time. We saw a lot of Bison and other animals on our ride to the cookout. The food was really good as well. However, Kowboy Keith was what really made...More

    Thank Chris H
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    What a great night of songs, jokes, scenery, animals and food. The hayride out to Parker canyon was filled with music and a lot of laughter. Despite a short rainstorm, the experience was uninterrupted. The brilliant rainbow over the mountain was beautiful. Dinner was accompanied...More

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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • 240
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    • Custer
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    Jellybean032068
    May 18, 2016|
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    Response from freqtravelfamilyof4 | Reviewed this property |
    1. I didn't need laundry but I am sure there are facilities onsite. 2. This probably depends on when you're going but when we went last July reservations needed to be made ahead of time. In fact, there happened to be a... More
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    March 13, 2016|
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    Response from Florence P | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, I believe that they do have air conditioning. I believe that we were in 4. We used it!
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    February 29, 2016|
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    Response from HowlnBubba | Reviewed this property |
    The fire pits have grills. You can use from the room (Provided for inside fireplace). If you need more wood, the adjacent general store sells it. The only thing they don't sell is lighters/matches. Odd to have fireplaces... More
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    "Bring your own pillows"
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    "Best Chuckwagon Ride."
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    "Be sure to have dinner at the Blue Bell Lodge- Excellent."
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    "Liked being close to lodge, stables and store. And enjoyed the outdoor fireplace!"
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