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Powder House Lodge

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24125 Highway 16a PO Box 714, Keystone, SD 57751-6641
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#2 of 12 Specialty lodging in Keystone
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wifi
Pool
Bar / lounge
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
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Kitchenette
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Katie H wrote a review Jul 8
Parker, Colorado12 contributions7 helpful votes
We stayed here 2 nights in July. Staff wasn't overly friendly and room was super dark and just ok. My two boys loved the pool and play ground. We ate at the restaurant for dinner the first night and had a good meal. Prime rib was a really good size and had good flavor. Sat outside on the patio my boys want to return to play on the swings but we will pass and look for other accommodations next time.
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Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Traveled with family
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Gerald E wrote a review Jul 8
Sturgis, South Dakota326 contributions51 helpful votes
Nice place to stay for the nearby attractions. Typical "woodsy" style place with some motel rooms and cabins . The nearby busy highway was a distraction during the day but eased some at night. We were warned of the amount of step climbing to get to our room but not of the uneven risers or the unusable hand rail. Just be careful! A nice motel like room with all the expected items included along with a couple of chairs outside with an excelent view of the highway. All kidding aside, it is a nice place to stay for a couple of days.
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Date of stay: July 2020
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livetotravel720 wrote a review Jun 2020
Pea Ridge, Arkansas51 contributions12 helpful votes
My granddaughters and I stayed here during our summer 2020 road trip. I was looking for a pet friendly (7 pound Maltese) rental centrally located. These cabins are very tiny, not well lit, and ours smelled terribly musty. We had to spray it with Febreeze to be able to sleep. There was barely enough room for the 4 of us to move around and we are small people. We had ants in tiny "kitchen" area land when I told the desk attendant at check out he responded by saying they just had it sprayed - no apology, no thanks for letting us know, nothing. The bath towels were old, threadbare and very small. It wasn't horrible, but it was the most expensive and least appointed unit we rented during our entire vacation. It was not worth the extra $40 a night for the "family cabin" with two queens compared to the two queen cabin. The bed linens have seen better days. There is no internet at this property. The positives include a nice pool for the kids and the beautiful evergreen trees and aspens right outside the door. Additionally the location was a central base for us; however, I would not stay here again, nor would I recommend this property.
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Date of stay: June 2020
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MF S wrote a review Jun 2020
Philadelphia, Tennessee224 contributions42 helpful votes
The cabins appeared to be cute little cottages tucked in the woods, but they are really right on the highway. Noisy all night. Also advertises wi-fi but it is not accessible from the rooms or even the parking lot.
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Date of stay: June 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from phlodge, Manager at Powder House Lodge
Responded 1 week ago
MFS, Thanks for your review. We do have several different cabin options spread across our faciltiy. The unit you are speaking of is our economy rooms, which we call our Pioneer Rooms. These are smaller units and are offred at an affordable price, as they are located at the base of the hill. We do offer Wi-fi through out our facility, however, we did take a lightning strike here and it knocked out our service (it was continually dropping). We have since received our new Access Points, and the wi-fi is back up and running. Sadly, things of this nature are sometimes out of our control when it comes to nature.
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markkmtka wrote a review Dec 2019
Minnetonka, Minnesota25 contributions10 helpful votes
We stayed three nights in September. Our cabin was clean, quiet and cozy. It was cool but the baseboard heating worked well and kept the cabin comfortable. Close to everything in the central Hills. We also had dinner at their restaurant and the food was excellent.
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Traveled with family
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PRICE RANGE
$105 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Powder House Lodge
Which popular attractions are close to Powder House Lodge?
Nearby attractions include Iron Mountain Road (3.5 miles), Rushmore Tramway Adventures (1.6 miles), and Mount Rushmore National Memorial (2.5 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Powder House Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Powder House Lodge?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Powder House Lodge?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Powder House Lodge?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Powder House Lodge?
Conveniently located restaurants include Grapes & Grinds, Powder House Lodge Restaurant, and Janes Boardwalk Pizza.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Powder House Lodge?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Are pets allowed at Powder House Lodge?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Are there any historical sites close to Powder House Lodge?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Holy Terror Mini Golf (1.5 miles).