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10 reviews
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Reviewed 17 July 2015

The site employees were very friendly and willing to assist in all matters. When my wife and I had arrived we had noticed that our picnic bench was moved over to the site next to us. I informed the man up front and he promptly came to the site to move the bench. The location is perfect as it is... More 

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HTcampground, Owner at Horse Thief Campground, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and that we were able to be a part of your families vacation. We know it is hard to find the time to be able to get away and spend time with family, and those moments should be peaceful, relaxing and memorable.... More 

Regina, Canada
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36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We stayed 1 week at this campground at the end of June. The owners were extremely nice and helped us get fed when we got in late our first night. The scenery was beautiful being on Needles highway in the heart of the Black Hills. We spent a few mornings at the pool, which was a great amenity. This campground... More 

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Chatham, Illinois
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We just left from a week long stay at this campground and we were sad to leave. We booked over the phone (no internet booking), they were very good getting back to us, e-mailing confirmation, etc. when we got there the site they originally booked us wasn't optimal (we have a HUGE tent) so they graciously offered us another, which... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

Found this gem through TripAdvisor; stayed 4 nights and really hated to leave. Julie and Paul and their homey staff work 24/7 to keep this campground, pool, amenities including hot showers spic and span! Their well-equipped little store only needs a pot-belly stove as people, including some of the locals, come to hang-out, chit-chat over a cup of coffee (available... More 

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1 Thank Margaret C
Hagerstown, Maryland
1 review
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The staff was very helpful giving us information about the area. The campground is very quiet and scenic. The sites are a little tight, we couldn't fully extend the awning, but nothing to get upset about. The facilities were always in decent shape.

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Thank Aaron H
Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 July 2015

The owners and staff are extremely friendly. This was our second trip here. The location is great for many of the local attractions(Rushmore, Sylvan Lake, Needles Highway, Harney Peak, Custer State Park, Sheridan Lake, Hill City) and the staff is well informed of the attractions as well. Probably most importantly the showers are hot and the bathrooms are cleaned daily,... More 

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Twin Cities
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Our 3rd visit here and it was great as always. There's cabins, tent sites, and they accommodate all sizes of RV's. It's a great location close to Mt Rushmore and very close to the beginning of Custer State Park, which has beautiful views and a fun wildlife loop. Crazy Horse Monument is nearby, still not completed and we've been coming... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2015

We stayed for 2 nights at this RV park in June of 2015. The park is very nice, slightly rustic but you're in the forest it should be, right? The restrooms and showers were clean. The water pressure and shower heads left a little to be desired but again, you're camping not in a luxury hotel. They had laundry facilites... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 3 July 2015

We stayed at Horse Thief campground for 5 nights and really enjoyed it. The campground is centrally located near all the sites and attractions and that you would want to see and do. The owners are great! We needed a cheese grater and Julie ran up to her apartment and came down with a grater for us to use. The... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We stayed here with our 45 foot motor home. It was easy to get in and out of the site. There was a great view of the mountains from our front door. The front desk people were nice, and very helpful, especially with recommendations for things to do. The utility hook ups for the motor home all worked well, and... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Horse Thief Campground and Resorts welcomes you to come and enjoy some of the most beautiful scenery that the Black Hills has to offer. Horse Thief Campground is located on 40 Acres, located in the Heart of The Black Hills and Centrally located to Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse, Custer State Park & Sylvan Lake. Located just 5 miles from Hill City, SD, on Hwy 87 South, you will enjoy peaceful,quiet and starry nights by the campfire with no nearby road noise. We have a variety of sites to accommodate all of you camping needs, from Tent sites, Cabins, and Full hook up sites to accommodate all size R.V.'s from small R.V.'s up to 50 Feet. Horse Thief Family "Come as a Guest, Leave as a Friend" ... more   less 

Additional Information about Horse Thief Campground

Address: 24391 SD Hwy 87 South, Hill City, SD 57745
Region: United States > South Dakota > Hill City
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Horse Thief Campground 2.5*
Number of rooms: 125
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“Campground located within 10 minutes of Mount Rushmore!”
 of 5 bubbles joreym, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a flat camp site when you call. And also one close to the bathroom and they'll deliver!”
 of 5 bubbles saralC8480CR, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Many secluded campsites if you like it quiet. Nice cabins, as well.”
 of 5 bubbles pattil500, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a site that is not so close to the main building.”
 of 5 bubbles dosiedog, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are out-doorsy, as this is not a hotel. It is a campground!”
 of 5 bubbles dbro1973, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
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