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Shady Rest Motel

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Shady Rest Motel the end of July, 2016. It was the most perfect cozy little cabin. It was super clean, comfortable bed, clean sheets, new clean towels and a kitchenette to boot! We couldn't have asked for more! We loved the front porch swing and there was even an outdoor hot-tub! The owners were incredible! Super... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister and I had a great stay at Shady Rest for 5 nights. The first 10 reasons to stay at Shady Rest is Ann, her family and even the visiting neighbors!!! Ann is incredibly friendly and helpful. She is a wealth of information and never seemed to tire of our questions or of offering suggestions if we needed it.... More 

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Pasadena, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the Hunting Lodge which is the largest accommodation on the property. It was well appointed, comfortable and exactly what we were looking for. Our boys loved sleeping in the loft and were thrilled to have a park directly across the street. The kitchen is well equipped, wifi was reliable and the large deck gives a nice view... More 

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Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We couldn't have asked for more. We stayed for 4 nights in the bunk house - perfect for us and our two teenagers. We so appreciated coming 'home' to our own place after a day of sight-seeing. The guests in the other cabins were very quiet and respectful of others. Wi-fi worked great, nights were quiet & we all slept... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ann and her family are wonderful hostess! Nice cabins located in Custer and close to the Black Hills top tourist spots. We stayed in cabin 8 which houses 5 people. Relaxing atmosphere with ability to eat meals on the deck and enjoy the view. Within walking distance of town. No maid service if you are there for several days but... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently returned from a trip to the Black Hills with my husband and 3 kids (age 14, 12 and 10). We wanted to stay somewhere with more of an authentic feel, rather than just a strip motel...well, Shady Rest was the perfect choice! We spent 5 nights in the "Hunting Lodge" and the whole family just loved it. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Based on the Trip Advisor Reviews we booked 3 nights at the Shady Rest Motel. We were not disappointed at all. We stayed at the Hunting Lodge which had two separate bedrooms on the lower level with two full baths, and a loft that had two double beds. The living room also had two pullout couches but there were only... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

If you stay here make sure you save some time just to sit on the porch of your cabin and watch the light change on the mountains. Such tranquil moments along with the casual atmosphere and the genial attentiveness of the proprietors set this place apart. Not that there's anything slouchy about the spotlessly clean, rustic cabins and their charming... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We were very pleased when we arrived here. We stayed in the bunk house. It was a little tight but enough room for six of us. The owner was super great and tried to help anyway she could and give suggestions on places to visit. We would surely stay here again if we were to go back to Custer!

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Altadena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

We loved the Shady Rest Motel and fell in love with Ann and her family who own the property....our first two nights we stayed in one of the retro cabins and then moved to one of the newly renovated cabins, which are beautifully done.. The cabins are well kept...clean and adequately supplied if you need to cook a meal.....The property... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Shady Rest Motel

Address: 238 Gordon St, Custer, SD 57730-1820
Location: United States > South Dakota > Custer
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
Shady Rest Hotel Custer
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Custer
#3 Family Hotel in Custer
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