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    State Game Lodge

    13389 US Highway 16a, Custer, SD 57730-8351
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          Overview
          • Excellent39%
          • Very good34%
          • Average17%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible3%
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          “game lodge” (42 reviews)
          “bison” (40 reviews)
          Free Internet
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          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Pets Allowed
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Bavarian Inn, Black Hills
          461 reviews
          #2 of 17 hotels in Custer
           
          Holiday Inn Express Custer
          520 reviews
          #1 of 17 hotels in Custer
           
          K Bar S Lodge
          857 reviews
          #1 of 14 hotels in Keystone
           
          Gold Camp Cabins
          30 reviews
          #14 of 17 hotels in Custer
           
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          1 - 5 of 424 reviews

          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          Nice lodge in a beautiful state park. Clean and great service. Little old but that made it quaint. Close to Mount Rushmore and the Badlands. Restaurant attached good for breakfast and comfortable dinners.

          Thank Gregg S
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Stayed in both the motel part of the lodge as well as a historic room. I wish we had stayed the whole time in the motel. Neither was perfect but the historical room was double the price but half as nice. I understand this is...More

          Thank Zenlibrarian
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Beautiful setting in beautiful South Dakota. The rooms were very clean and the beds were comfortable. The ladies at the front desk were very cordial even tho it was a packed place for the holiday weekend. There was a very nice gift shop and restaurant....More

          Thank mzb37
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          The Lodge is a beautiful, historical small hotel. It is historical as Presidents Coolidge & Eisenhower stayed there. There are only @8 rooms on the second floor in the Lodge, but there are newer rooms in the 2 wings. Our room was clean and decorated...More

          Thank marymC3627BQ
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Perfect place to stay if you want to explore Custer State Park and the surrounding areas in the Black Hills. I booked in advance, but realized I'd need a late check in (10PM) after spending the afternoon in the Badlands. Was able to get someone...More

          Thank lklande
          Bavarian Inn, Black Hills
          461 reviews
          #2 of 17 hotels in Custer
           
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          520 reviews
          #1 of 17 hotels in Custer
           
          K Bar S Lodge
          857 reviews
          #1 of 14 hotels in Keystone
           
          Gold Camp Cabins
          30 reviews
          #14 of 17 hotels in Custer
           
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          • Free Parking
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          • Free Internet
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          • Kitchenette ,
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          • 101
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          • South Dakota >
          • Custer
          • Also Known As
          • State Game Hotel Custer ,
          • State Game Resort
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          Traveller (186)
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          Dining (8)
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          laurull
          Do the Creekside rooms have air conditioning?
          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
          3 travelers, sept 2917. this looks convenient for mt rushmore, custer, what about the badlands and wall drug, deadwood are these within within a doable driving distance. Needles hwy. love the wildlife, probably no hiking, unless short/easy. will start in portland and drive to mt rushmore and site see on way back. any suggestions, things we can't miss??
          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
          Does the small sleeping cabin ha air-conditioning?
          1 August 2016|
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          Response from jennifer d | Reviewed this property |
          Yes !
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          Room Tips
          "Motel rooms are better"
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          "West wing rooms have a nice view, some might have better view to see bison like in the mornings & at..."
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          "Book earlier if planning to stay or just drop in for food and beverage"
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          "WiFi fix? Head east 1/2 mile to the motel piece of the property - comfy lobby with fireplace and easy chairs."
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