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Ohio
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I won't go into too much detail as most of the people that left reviews are pretty spot on. Marilyn was definitely a very friendly person and made sure you had everything you needed. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone that is looking to visit Custer State Park or the surrounding area. The food was really good and... More 

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Thank Cyclones92
Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We stayed at the Buffalo Rock Lodge on our trip to South Dakota to hike and see Mount Rushmore and Crazy Horse. Our host, Marilyn, was exceptional! She greeted us immediately when we arrived at her beautiful lodge and gave us the tour. We arrived in the evening, so we got settled in and then got to hang out with... More 

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Wimauma, Florida
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I spent 8 days here in the beginning of September. From our first communications with the owner Marilyn to our last moments there, the trip was a delight. Each morning began with a sumptuous breakfast featuring an egg dish, a meat dish, fresh fruit, fresh pastries/scones and juice, tea and coffee. Memorable dishes include "just peachy eggs",... More 

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Monument, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We stayed for only one evening with Ms Oakes - only night available - and certainly glad we did. One of the best B&B's we have experienced. The Black Hills are unique and this log cabin structure is equally extraordinary. Ms Oakes is a knowledgeable host and very gracious with the additional time she devoted to us. craig & KAREEN... More 

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Hillsborough,NJ
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47 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

If you need relaxation after traveling,as we did from New Jersey, take a couple of days here with a fantastic view of Mt. Rushmore from the deck and a beautiful room with yummy breakfast each morning. In the evening, the owner serves a nice dessert to all the guests during the lighting of Rushmore. I can't even begin to tell... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Buffalo Rock Lodge provides a great Bed and Breakfast experience. Marilyn is a warm and knowledgeable innkeeper, who truly enjoys meeting her guests and insuring that they get the most enjoyment out of their vacation to the Mount Rushmore area of South Dakota. We arrived just before dark on the evening that we visited this lodge. The lodge is definitely... More 

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Thank EPFP
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5 reviews
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We had a wonderful stay at the Buffalo Rock Lodge! Wish we could have stayed longer... Marilyn was great host! She had lots of information and history on the surrounding area & her "peachy eggs & blueberry almond muffins" are to die for! We stayed in the Norbeck room, it was beautiful, comfortable & clean!

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Thank Lori T
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Another terrific B&B experience on a first visit to Mt. Rushmore and SD. Proprietor, Marilyn, provides turn by turn instructions for 4 days of touring the area. Comfortable accommodation, good breakfast, inviting rustic location, and plenty of local history knowledge.

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Wichita
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48 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Wow, what an incredible stay! Marilyn greeted us upon arrival and showed us upstairs to our charming room. We had a room with 2 queen size beds. The bathroom has a charming claw foot tub with a handheld shower nozzle. The room also has a Jacuzzi tub. The entire B & B has such a lovely rustic charm, we just... More 

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Houma, Louisiana
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 December 2015

We have stayed at numerous Bed and Breakfasts over the years, and this was by far, the best we have ever stayed in. Marilyn is an excellent hostess, and both her breakfasts and evening desserts are creative and delicious. We always felt "at home" and enjoyed our evening retreats to the beautiful deck, and the evening lighting of Mt. Rushmore.... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Buffalo Rock Lodge

Address: 24524 Playhouse Rd, Keystone, SD 57751-6654
Region: United States > South Dakota > Keystone
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Buffalo Rock Hotel Keystone
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“Request the room that has both a shower & jacuzzi tub!”
 of 5 bubbles Hoshawa, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“all views are great”
 of 5 bubbles 567kareenm, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are only 3 guest rooms, so book early, if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles EPFP, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Norbeck room is on the 1st floor, so choose a room on the 2nd floor if you are a light sleeper (creaky floor boards).”
 of 5 bubbles lorit881, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Downstairs' room has a great view and a whirlpool tub.”
 of 5 bubbles kathyhQ6110UY, 2 Dec 2015 | Read review
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