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Prairie House Manor

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Valby, Denmark
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Prairie House Manor was our kids ( 1, 4, 8 and 11) favourite. There were lots of toys and boardgames, and some of them learned to play checkers while we where there. The manor has a central location for walking around in De Smet. I even walked to the Laura Ingalls home- site. There are delicious homecooked breakfast options that...

Thank freiessleben
Crawford, Texas
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Truly a one-of-a-kind place to stay in De Smet. Exceptionally clean and cozy. Japanese Garden Room was terrific, with our own private hot tub. What a way to relax just before bedtime. Breakfast was scrumptious. We played a couple of games of billiards in the enclosed front porch. Outstanding hosts in a lovely home.

Thank Van W
Reviewed 5 September 2016

This was a great place to stay for visiting De Smet and seeing the Laura Ingalls Wilder sights. The hosts are lovely people. The location was great. The breakfast was delicious and filling. The room was very clean.

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Watertown, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 September 2016

The whole place was beautiful and sparkling clean. The owners were friendly and down to earth. The room was very clean and the bed extremely comfortable. Airy, relaxing and enjoyable environment. I have an anxiety disorder and staying in a strange place can be extremely challenging for me and I had no problems staying here. I felt comfortable and welcome....

Thank crickett2
Arlington, VA
Reviewed 3 September 2016

This is a very lovely B & B and a great place for couples or families. The Rose Garden room is very comfortable and spacious. It does front on a surprisingly busy street, and the windows are not well insulated - if you are sensitive to noise you might choose a different room. Breakfast was tasty. I recommend!

Thank travelswithcece
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I was in town for the last night of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Pageant. Wish I'd had longer in that beautiful Japanese Garden room! The bed was incredibly comfortable, the jacuzzi tub was relaxing, and the hosts were helpful and accommodating. Breakfast in the morning was delicious and I got to talk to some other guests who I ended up...

Thank Jill R
Reviewed 6 August 2016

My 12 year old daughter and I stayed here in July. We were on a 3 1/2 week vacation changing hotels every night except for 2 several night stays. We were so glad we chose this as one of our places to just take our time in. Andy and Jenny were very friendly and helpful with tips on what else...

Thank Cindy D
Indianola, Iowa
Reviewed 1 August 2016

My 10 year daughter and I stayed one night and were very happy with our visit. The host were friendly, the room was cozy and clean, and the breakfast fun with the pancake man made for my daughter - right out of Little House in the Big Woods. Thank you for making our "girls weekend" extra special!

Thank Kristen G
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My daughter (9 years old) and I stayed at the Prairie House Manor and it was awesome! We booked the room with the twin daybeds and it was perfect. The room is cute and cozy and the bathroom is very large, everything was spotless and the beds were comfortable. The house is beautiful and the couple running it are great....

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

In the heart of DeSmet one house away from the "house that pa built" a great stop for all Little house on the Prairie fans. The owners are great people. The b & b is set up with a porch for reading and games, lemonade during the day and coffee in the morning --- like you would get a friends...

Thank Helen N

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Prairie House Manor

Address: 209 Sd Highway 25 S, Rr 2 Box 61a, De Smet, SD 57231-2288
Region: United States > South Dakota > De Smet
Price Range: $117 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Stayed in Forever Blossoms room. Jacuzzi is on a private porch in this room. Looked clean and wonderful but never had the chance to use it.”
 of 5 bubbles crickett2, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“japanese room is on the first floor so if you like very quiet you might want to pick another room.”
 of 5 bubbles 250jillr, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“no elevator, so two rooms on ground floor easier access”
 of 5 bubbles GeneR620, 26 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The Japanese Room is not for light sleepers.”
 of 5 bubbles hnodc, 12 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Japanese Garden is on the 1st floor and perfect for 2.”
 of 5 bubbles grandmagailsworkshop, 8 Feb 2015 | Read review
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