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    Rocket Motel

    211 Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1433
    (605) 673-4401
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
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    • Average4%
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    “retro style” (12 reviews)
    “family room” (29 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 564 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    I stayed here three nights and highly recommend this place. It's a throwback style motel, but the furnishings all seem relatively new. This is quite possibly the cleanest motel I've ever stayed in. No breakfast but good coffee in the morning. Also it was surprisingly...More

    Thank FiveRingFever
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I scoured the Custer/Hill area for a place to stay for a few nights. Decided, based on reviews, to try The Rocket. It was the best decision. The Rocket has to be the cleanest place I have ever stayed from the bathroom, to the bedroom,...More

    Thank Terri R
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This fun motel has the feel of a 1950's diner, painted white with red trim and lots of black and white checkerboard tile. The owners obviously have a lot of pride in this place, as it is one of the cleanest motels I have ever...More

    Thank Mike B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This motel reminded me of the old days because of the decor. It was a very nice little motel. The beds were comfortable. The main thing is that it was very, very clean. That is what impressed me the most. From check in to check...More

    Thank R B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Found this motel on trip advisor. After reading the great reviews we decided to stay here on our trip to Custer. What a great motel. Our room was spotless! Probably cleanest motel we have ever stayed in. Love the retro decor. Would definitely stay here...More

    Thank Sarah K
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$68 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Custer
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Custer
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • South Dakota >
    • Custer
    • Also Known As
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    • Rocket Motel Custer
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    Jacks1Lady
    15 August 2016|
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    Response from Andrew G | Reviewed this property |
    We went on the road past the crazy horse memorial and it took about 45 min. Make sure you return that way, we turned left from Rushmore and if took a bit longer to get back and a bit more navigation.
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    8 September 2015|
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    Response from Fedsgal | Reviewed this property |
    I am not sure. I would call them to find out.
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    "All rooms are equally the same in quality (exceptional) and noise (very little)."
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    "Rooms are solid & quiet really. Not sure about the one closest to street but we had no issue."
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