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    State Game Lodge

    13389 US Highway 16a, Custer, SD 57730-8351
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    • Excellent38%
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    • Average17%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Internet
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 456 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Best to go off season and enjoy a historical room and a quiet meal in the lodge Great location , close to hikes, wildlife and visitors center. This is the only lodge opened later than all the others and couldn't be more comfortable

    Thank JFK212
    Reviewed 26 October 2017

    Three couples traveling together could not get into the Game Lodge itself, in spite of seeking reservations months ahead. The Game Lodge offered us alternate accommodations at a ranch house some distance from the Game Lodge. Disappointment is an understatement. Two of the three bedrooms...More

    Thank John H
    Reviewed 20 October 2017

    I stayed at the State Game Lodge in mid September. I booked a NEW 2 bedroom cabin which was really lovely. The best part was no dirty, old carpet. The cabin is spacious with a large living area, kitchen area with a dining table, 2...More

    Thank lonestartravels
    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    This lodge is very convenient to all the attractions in Custer State Park. This lodge stays open later than some of the others in the park. The rooms are well kept but I would recommend spending a little more and getting the king room with...More

    Thank Aworld2explor
    Reviewed 14 October 2017

    OK, so I wasn't even alive in 1970 - but I'm guessing that was the last time this property had an update! Expected rustic charm, if you will, but instead found ... well, just an old and tired property. Very disappointing, especially for the cost....More

    Thank ellen0206
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    • United States >
    • South Dakota >
    • Custer
    • Also Known As
    • State Game Hotel Custer ,
    • State Game Resort
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    laurull
    9 March 2017|
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    Response from Jeff J | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, this is the newer property just to the east. Doesn't connect to the original lodge.
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    babyred808
    27 January 2017|
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    Response from MHBSoDak | Reviewed this property |
    Custer is about 45 minutes from Rapid City. It is very easy to see Mount Rushmore, the needles, Crazyhorse in one day. Definitely do the wildlife loop! I know the cost is high but the jeep tour is fabulous!! In terms of the... More
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    Kathi P
    1 August 2016|
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    Response from jennifer d | Reviewed this property |
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    Room Tips
    "You have a range of rooms from new to historical"
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    "TCall to make your reservation. The Creekside Lodge (2 minute walk) is new. Also if booking a cabin book a..."
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    "Rooms were a bit on the small size but we didn't stay in the rooms much. Pick a room in the newer..."
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    "Make sure you can cancel ahead of time if needed"
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