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Rocket Motel

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  • 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
Breakfast included
2 Star accommodation
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All reviewsblast from the pastretro stylefamily roomblack hillsroom keyrooms are smallplace to staychain hotelscomfortable bedsroom was spotlessold schoolthe main dragcuster state parkroad tripowners were friendlya great stayrestaurants and shops
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Quennel D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to Mt Rushmore and found this retro motel in Custer SD. Great location to many area sites. Family owned and run. Were very friendly and helpful. We were on an 11 day trip and this was the cleanest place we probably stayed. Can’t wait...More

Thank dparn0ld
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We 4 couples were there to see Mt. Rushmore in the rain and fog. It was nice to stay in a motel with great rooms, your own parking space and great area to sit out and visit. Don was always friendly and helpful. Would definitely...More

Thank Judy E
Reviewed July 8, 2018

We were there 4th of July weekend. As always Don and Brenda and their staff were wonderful. always a smile and never too busy to talk. The rooms....what can I say there were the cleanest I have ever stayed in. This was our third visit...More

Thank m19555383
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
$126 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Value Hotel in Custer
#4 Centrally Located Hotel in Custer
#3 Family Hotel in Custer
#6 Quaint Hotel in Custer
#4 Charming Hotel in Custer
#1 Quirky Hotels Hotel in Custer
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$126 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Value Hotel in Custer
#4 Centrally Located Hotel in Custer
#3 Family Hotel in Custer
#6 Quaint Hotel in Custer
#4 Charming Hotel in Custer
#1 Quirky Hotels Hotel in Custer
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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