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Holy Smoke Resort

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Reviewed 24 July 2016

Our family booked a total of 4 cabins for the week of July 17-23rd 2016 for a family reunion and enjoyed every minute of it. Having stayed here a few years prior, we were more than happy to come back and weren't disappointed. The cabins...More

Thank John S
Response from murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke ResortResponded 25 July 2016

Many thanks for the glowing review!, and for the repeat business. We do our best to make your stay one of your best memories. Your review tells us we were successful. Looking forward to seeing you again in the future. Your business is much appreciated....More

Reviewed 11 July 2016

We stayed at a two room cabin (max 5 people) , cabin 12 for 5 nights. This was our first trip to South Dakota. We packed an insane amount into this week long trip with both stops in Iowa and South Dakota. Everything you would...More

3  Thank Christina B
Response from murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke ResortResponded 21 July 2016

Good Morning Christina, I am delighted that you would return to us. Our returning guests are what keep us in business. I guess everyone was enjoying their decks. That having been said, I am sorry that your neighbors made you uncomfortable. I am sure that...More

Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We spent two nights here and the cabin was great. Holy Smoke Resort was close to everything we wanted to see in the area. From Mt. Rushmore to Wind Cave National Park - Lead to Spearfish and everything in between. If in the area it...More

1  Thank DianneF50
Response from murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke ResortResponded 21 July 2016

Hello Dianne, First, Thank You for taking the time to review us. We continue to try to be a great memory of places to stay and return again. Hope to see you on you next trip out our way. Dani

Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing! Situated in a great spot in Black Hills national forest, it's a great place to stay if you are doing any exploring in the black hills or just passing through. Very close to Mount Rushmore. It is out of town so...More

Thank obsessedwithhuskies
Response from murphy0046, Manager at Holy Smoke ResortResponded 7 July 2016

Thanks so much for the great review! We try very hard to make sure our customer service is top notch! Hope to see you again! Lynette Manager

Reviewed 23 June 2016

We loved our stay here. Holy Smoke is located within an hours drive of anything you would want to see in the Black Hills, and just 10 minutes from the Rushmore monuments. The cabins were very nice, with small fridge, air conditioning, and nice bathrooms....More

1  Thank Lakesidemn
Response from murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke ResortResponded 1 July 2016

Many thanks for taking the time to review us. I am thrilled that you made some great vacation memories with us! Please return and let your friends know about us. Your review made my staff smile! Dani

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Susan H
21 June 2017|
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Response from murphy0046 | Property representative |
Hello, Cabin 3 has coffee filters and coffee provided. The refrig has a small freezing compartment on the top.
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lhamainten
19 August 2015|
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Hi Scooter access in vacation rental only. Other cabins have 3 to 4 steps to deck.
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cdremy44
13 January 2015|
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Hi Ken, Cabin 7 would have the most room for your vehicles. How big is the trailer? Cabin 7 does sit close to the driveway, but traffic after Labor Day is not heavy.
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"This resort is on a hillside, with gravel driveway. It may be less accessible to people with disabilities."
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"Lots of different styles of cabins. The staff will explain the differences, so you can choose the best for..."
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"They all look fairly new"
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"Visit Mount Rushmore and The Ruby House for Drinks"
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