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    High Country Guest Ranch

    12138 Ray Smith Dr, Hill City, SD 57745-8802
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          Overview
          • Excellent53%
          • Very good21%
          • Average11%
          • Poor9%
          • Terrible6%
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          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
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          Restaurant
          Pets Allowed
          Breakfast included
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          Mountain View Lodge & Cabins
          157 reviews
          #5 of 12 hotels in Hill City
           
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          Reviewed 20 October 2014 via mobile

          Gorgeous area. I would think most in the area have the same beautiful setting. This was off the highways, which was nice. It is secluded from the nearby road. We were there during off season, so we did not partake in their shows and normal...More

          1  Thank Mookie Y
          Reviewed 22 September 2014

          We just got home yesterday. We stayed in the trail side cabin. It sleeps 6 but there was just the 2 of us. It seemed like a good value for a cabin at $109 off peak. It is well appointed as far as the kitchen....More

          3  Thank CAAdams53
          Reviewed 13 September 2014

          This is just my review for the trail rides as I didn't book rooms to stay at the ranch. I was all excited about getting to ride a horse for the first time. The website made it sound appealing as you would get to experience...More

          4  Thank justjeff88
          Reviewed 2 September 2014

          I booked this hotel thinking that it would be fun to stay in the country versus a chain hotel for a family vacation to SD. We stayed in a cowboy cabin. The cabin was fine. Small and no amenities (we brought our own linens) but...More

          5  Thank offtohawaii
          Reviewed 1 September 2014

          Being members of a popular hotel chain, normally we choose one of their hotels, but none were in the area. I prefer a sleek and modern style and almost made that choice, but soooo glad I didn't this time. We were on a 6500 mile...More

          2  Thank Psyched2
          Mountain View Lodge & Cabins
          157 reviews
          #5 of 12 hotels in Hill City
           
          Lodge at Palmer Gulch
          179 reviews
          #11 of 12 hotels in Hill City
           
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          857 reviews
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          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Free Internet
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          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
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          • Pool
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          • US$105 - US$658 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 23
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          James H
          Nooooooooo!?!
          18 April 2017|
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          Kept my $470 down payment!!!!
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          beatlejuice2
          are small dogs allowed?
          7 August 2016|
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          Response from 529doris | Reviewed this property |
          yes
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          "Would recommend reserving a log home instead of the trailer UNLESS you want small and cannot afford the extra..."
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          "Not the place for those looking for privacy."
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          "Ask how often the cabins are cleaned before booking and what type of cleaning is done between bookings."
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          "We did not stay at the ranch, it's a great location if you want to enjoy the area. The Michelson Trail is..."
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