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Legion Lake Resort

#13 of 17 Hotels in Custer
Certificate of Excellence
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Jefferson, Wisconsin
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We only stayed 1 night, but it was a beautiful place. Clean , comfortable beds. Our cabin overlooked the lake. Very peaceful . I will definitely stay here again. Staff was very friendly, good service.

1Thank shiraz96
Chancellor SD
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Our sleeping cabin was much nicer than I expected. The interior was totally updated and the beds had nice sheets & pillows and were pretty comfy. We stayed the night before the buffalo roundup and I liked how close it was to the wildlife loop. I did think it was overpriced.

2Thank Sheryl M
Inglewood, California
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped by after the buffalo gather-up for a quick bite and it wasn't quick at all. It took a while for us to get our meal. I ordered from mini corn dogs from the kids menu, the fries were really good. I also order a caramel macchiato, it was delicious. My husband ordered a buffalo burger and really that's...

1Thank mxnprinsis07
Oak Forest, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We stayed in a small sleeping cabin there. It did have comfortable beds, a microwave and refrigerator, and decent sized bathroom. Sort of outdated and rustic, but that is expected in a cabin. Firepit and plastic chairs outside. NOT close to the lake - too far to walk down a big hill to get there. The lodge had a nice...

1Thank Nancy E
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The cabin is in a wooded area. At least the ones I saw/stayed were not by the lake. I knew that while I booked, so no issues. But the walk to the lake is a short one. Cabin as such is basic. But maintained well. Not fancy at all. There are cabins adjacent. But felt we had enough privacy. And...

3Thank Pgsdeepak
Little Rock, Arkansas
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

If you are looking to unplug and love nature, this is the place for you. We had a housekeeping unit with kitchenette, pots, pans, utensils, etc., microwave, mini fridge, 2 burner stove, and coffee pot. The bathroom was standard tub/shower combo with hairdryer included...and LOTS of towels. There were 3 beds. Central heat/air. Flat screen tv. We were off exploring...

2Thank Rachelle345
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I viewed their site, cabins nice and freshly decorated. Ours was clean, and that is about all I can say. Plastic chairs provided to sit outside were broken and viewed nothing but another residents camper parked across from our cabin. One could walk easily to the lake where the cabins which looked out seemed much nicer but the differance were...

3Thank Lillyrose17
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed in cabin 22. It was adorable with everything we needed. The setting in the woods was so magnificent. This isn't for someone seeking luxury but definitely for you if you're looking to enjoy the outdoors and beautiful setting. So relaxing! The lodge has good hamburgers and veggie burgers and the lake is just beautiful with paddle boarding, kayaks,...

1Thank Monadsk
Plano, Texas
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We stayed in a 1-queen-bed "sleeping cabin" for 5 nights. Beware this type of cabin is quite small. 1 room featuring a queen bed, a nice large sofa (seating for 3-4), and a mini-fridge + mini microwave. + bathroom & half a closet. If you were to fold out the sofa bed, it would pretty much take up all the...

2Thank kelly b
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

While most cabins are sleep only, there are some with kitchens. Our remodeled cabin was small but very nice. The main building is new opening June 2016. It has a gift shop and an order at the counter restaurant with a great view. We like this place because it is compact--you can see the whole lake from the Lodge and...

2Thank Robert B

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This Custer State Park accommodation is located near Legion Lake and offers access to fishing and mountain biking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Legion Lake Resort

Address: 12967 US Highway 16a, Custer, SD 57730-8348
Region: United States > South Dakota > Custer
Hotel Class:2 star — Legion Lake Resort 2*
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
Legion Lake Hotel Custer
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“ask if your cabin will be as pictured- - -”
Lillyrose17, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try to get close to the lake”
455rayp, 21 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Most cabins don't have a lake view, despite the website pictures!”
jd068, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Choose cabin 1, 2 or 3 if you want an actual lake view and if you want a deck.”
  • Picnic table had to be 20 years old and in need of some loving/replacement
  • Front of cabin
Bethshoelady, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Cabin 1, 2 & 3 have been remodeled and views of the lake from the deck.”
  • Cabin 2
  • Kitchen
  • Bedroom
L9838TDjennifers, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
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