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    Big Sky Lodge

    4080 Tower Rd, Rapid City, SD 57701-5391
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We found out just a few weeks out about an opportunity to visit the Black Hills and Yellowstone, and booked two nights at Big Sky in Early July. We phoned ahead of a late arrival and our host had our keys with room numbers available...More

    Thank stiemann1
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We loved our stay at Big Sky Lodge. The room was very clean and comfortable. The owner Jay was great and was very informative on getting around Rapid City and finding good restaurants. We will definitely stay at Big Sky Lodge again.

    Thank tricamo8
    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    The Big Sky Lodge is located on a hilltop or ridge (not sure of the correct land form terminology). The view is terrific. Even if your room is not located on the view side, you can walk around to look. And if you use the...More

    Thank Karen S
    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    Based on the reviews on TripAdvisor, we gave Big Sky Lodge a try and had a great time! The staff were very friendly and helpful. The view was great, continental breakfast was satisfying and was easy to get to everything we wanted to see and...More

    Thank 514kathyp
    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    many people mentioned the view, location and hospitality were great. very nice and clean room. They are very true. The owner and the staff are all great. It's a rare gem! You can't find it in the up scale chain hotels.

    Thank Fan T
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • USD 86 - USD 218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Rapid City
    • #3 Family Hotel in Rapid City
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Rapid City
    • #7 Business Hotel in Rapid City
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 31
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    • United States >
    • South Dakota >
    • Rapid City
    • Also Known As
    • Big Sky Hotel Rapid City ,
    • Big Sky Motel
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    ivy r
    27 May 2016|
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    Response from Norma S | Reviewed this property |
    Honestly don't know. I would contact the hotel directly.
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    Joan M
    18 May 2016|
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    Response from Lonnie H |
    No restaurant on site. But many are within ten minutes. They do have free continental breakfast from 7-9:30 daily.
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    Zuni Wolf M
    30 March 2016|
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    Response from Norma S | Reviewed this property |
    I can't speak for the hotel, but it's low season so I would think availability would not be a problem. We were in a nonsmoking room by choice.
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