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Rocket Motel

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211 Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1433 See on map
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Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
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2 Star accommodation
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Anna H
Ruth ms
208
Reviewed 1 week agovia mobile
Great trip with hot tub for our enjoyment... The deer walked right up yo us at the hot tub..toms are comfortable and the bed was good. Small hotel with a Great couple run this and do an outstanding job of treating you like family!
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pfisterercue
Genolier, Switzerland
6112
Reviewed Sep 30, 2018via mobile
We were there just for one night. The night before the Buffalo Roundup.
Very nice room. The motel is good situated and very important
The owner is very friendly and helpful. You will like it.

Miles & More. 9920 0415 1276 468
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Karel V
Christchurch, New Zealand
492150
Reviewed Sep 23, 2018
What a lovely motel and what lovely owners !
Rarely seen a cleaner hotel or motel and so stylish.
Rooms have a decent size, nice and updated decor, small but stylish bathroom, fridge.
Very good beds and everything so perfectly clean.
We loved it and recommend everyone passing though Custer to do the same experience.
Anyway, you are much better of here than in the overpriced hotels and restaurants in Keystone if you wish to visit Mt. Rushmore and Custer State Park.
1 Thank Karel V
M D
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
51
Reviewed Sep 20, 2018
Immaculate, retro Mom & Pop motel. The proprietors are super-nice and friendly and the little porches and patios outside the rooms gave me a chance to meet some other guests and sit up far into the night talking. I just completed a month-long journey through the U.S. I stayed at some fancy places and some discount places -- The Rocket was my favorite. Plus, close to Custer State Park, the George Mickelson bike trail. Mt. Rushmore, etc.
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nananna_2010
Nashville, Tennessee
257
Reviewed Sep 13, 2018via 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 the past decor make it even more quaint. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND this little GEM! Would definitely stay here again!
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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
Family
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Romantic
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
$76 - $131 (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
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
27
Price range
$76 - $131 (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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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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"The parking lot is sloped - if you need level parking ask for a room at the back."
382curryg
Jul 21, 2018
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"There's differences between the rooms, although they have similar decor. Some are bigger than others"
quenneld
Jul 16, 2018
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"Obviously rooms further off the main street"
KMANIKKI
Oct 28, 2017
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"All rooms are equally the same in quality (exceptional) and noise (very little)."
terrir339
Oct 8, 2017
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