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Legion Lake Resort

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#13 of 17 Hotels in Custer
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Incredible scenery, sleeping cabins are just that-for sleeping and not much else. Cabin was clean with daily service. Nice area outside cabin for coffee or evening snack. Make sure you do the iron mountain drive to Mt Rushmore and the Needles Highway drive to Sylvan Lake

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1Thank Dale M
Manhattan, KS
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I'm a park employee and had the chance to stop by and eat at the newly built Legion Lake Lodge. It's fast casual dining, unlike the other lodges in the park. The line was fairly long when I arrived plus they were running only one POS. It looked like there were two, but I'm not for certain. However, I was...

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2Thank KansasSkiJunky
Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here in July 2016 with our 2 small children in a 2 room cabin overlooking the lake. Our cabin was new and very comfortable. Nice separate bedroom for the children. Full bathroom including tub. Nice touches like animal quilts on the bed. Our deck overlooked the beautiful lake. We loved swimming in the picturesque lake and kids loved...

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1Thank Julie F
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

As anywhere there are pros and cons. Pros: 1. Well located in Custer State park, easy drive to Mt Rushmore, Jewel and Wind caves, Crazy Horse Memorial 2. Wonderful cabin for close family time 3. Well provided kitchen, pots, pans, tableware,etc... 4. Plenty of outdoor and lake activities, paddle boats, canoes, nice easy hiking trail around the lake 5. Comfortable...

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3Thank S1xmom
Custer, South Dakota, United States
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We ate in the new facility at Legion Lake. I understand the goal was to serve more fast food. The menu is more extensive than I had imagined, similar to their old menu. But I found it to be expensive at $35.00 for a salad and one chicken dinner. The food was all served in or on plastic. The food...

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3Thank Debra D
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

I called and tried to cancel my May reservation within 15 days of arrival and asked if it was possible, as it is the off season to get my deposit back and I was told no (I understand this completely - this is their policy and I am in the wrong here). As a part of their policy you can...

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3Thank Andi Z
Packer Country, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Saw a vacancy sign and inquired in mid Sept. We were lucky enough to get one of the Housekeeping cabins that sleeps 5. There was just the 2 of us. We so loved this place. Secluded off the roadway and other cabins close by but we had our "space". Picnic table and fire pit outside. Can purchase firewood at lodge....

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1Thank Ju-Ju
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Reviewed 22 August 2015

The cabin was a very nice cabin. It was clean and had everything we needed for our family of four, including two sleeping areas. It was quiet and ours overlooked the lake. There was a trail around the lake and the restaurant was within walking distance.

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2Thank Ray P
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 August 2015

We stayed 2 nights in a cabin at Legion Lake Lodge while on vacation in SD. Custer State Park is lovely, and nearby are Mt. Rushmore, Crazy Horse memorial, Mammoth Site, Wind Cave NP, and Jewel Cave, so lots to do. Our cabin had 2 double beds, both of which were not very comfortable (very soft, so that you wake...

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1Thank jd068
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Custer state park is an absolute gem. I always compare it to yellowstone, but without the crowds. A stay at legion lake takes you right into the middle of the park. There is a lake for swimming. The cabins are well equiped and rustic. There are firepits the kids will love. The restaurant has basic fare. Perfect for a family...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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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
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
Legion Lake Hotel Custer
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“ask if your cabin will be as pictured- - -”
 of 5 bubbles Lillyrose17, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try to get close to the lake”
 of 5 bubbles 455rayp, 21 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Most cabins don't have a lake view, despite the website pictures!”
 of 5 bubbles 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.”
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  • Picnic table had to be 20 years old and in need of some loving/replacement
 of 5 bubbles Bethshoelady, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Cabin 1, 2 & 3 have been remodeled and views of the lake from the deck.”
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 of 5 bubbles L9838TDjennifers, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
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