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Rocket Motel

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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“retro style”(12 reviews)
“family room”(29 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
Housekeeping
2 Star accommodation
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All reviewsblast from the pastretro stylefamily roomblack hillsroom keyrooms are smallplace to staychain hotelscomfortable bedsroom was spotlessold schoolcuster state parkroad tripowners were friendlythe main draga great stayrestaurants and shops
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was leery about booking here, however as soon as I saw the cute place my fears dissipated! This is one of the CLEANEST motels I have ever stayed at. The staff is excellent and accommodating. The rooms are small but adequate. The blast from...More

Thank nananna_2010
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When we first saw the Rocket Motel I though we were on Route 66 somewhere in New Mexico. Fortunately, it was far better than anything you’d find on R66, even when it was at the peak. The folks who remodeled the Rocket Motel did an...More

Thank Adam A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This motel is absolutely immaculate, everything is neat, tidy, and fresh. We loved the retro vibe and the hosts are marvelous. The king sized bed was divine and the pillows were comfy too. We loved our stay at the Rocket!

Thank eaw513
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Spent 3 days here in July with a group that gathered from all over the US & Canada. They promote the '50's vibe and if that's what you're looking for the Rocket does not disappoint. Though retro, it's not run down - everything is modern,...More

2  Thank Curry G
Reviewed July 16, 2018

My wife and I stayed for about a week at the Rocket Motel during recent motorcycle meet as our base of operations and hub for day rides in the area. First ever visit. Was immediately impressed with both the quality of rooms and the friendly...More

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Description
American Family owned motel. Non-smoking. Pet friendly (designated rooms). Offering Cable TV, Wireless Internet, Coffee and tea in office, Refrigerators, Microwaves, hairdryers,and Serta double Pillow top ...More beds. Kitchenette, Kings, 2 bedroom family units, 1 king suite available. Covered Pavilion, gas grill and fire pit for our guests use. Available for meetings, family reunions or just picnics. We have added a 4-man jacuzzi this year. One story, at-door parking. 8 Restaurants giving our guests 10% off all their meals while at the Rocket. Shops and downtown just a skip away. Michelson Trail across the street. Please remember that you're staying at a 1950's Motel, the rooms and showers are a tad smaller, but the charm is enormous!! We look forward to serving all vacation needs. Thank you, God Bless, Don and Brenda Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
$79 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rocket Hotel Custer
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Rocket Motel Custer
Location
United States > South Dakota > Custer
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
$79 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rocket Hotel Custer
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Rocket Motel Custer
Location
United States > South Dakota > Custer
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Traveler (186)
Room & Suite (185)
Pool & Beach (1)
Amenities (13)
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Jacks1Lady
August 14, 2016|
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Response from Andrew G | Reviewed this property |
We went on the road past the crazy horse memorial and it took about 45 min. Make sure you return that way, we turned left from Rushmore and if took a bit longer to get back and a bit more navigation.
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357JeffH64
September 7, 2015|
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Response from Fedsgal | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. I would call them to find out.
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"The parking lot is sloped - if you need level parking ask for a room at the back."
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"There's differences between the rooms, although they have similar decor. Some are bigger than others"
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"Obviously rooms further off the main street"
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"All rooms are equally the same in quality (exceptional) and noise (very little)."
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