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State Game Lodge

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Reviewed 30 September 2015

You need to book this accommodation well in advance of your trip as Custer Park is a stunning location but the motel style room we had was tiny and tired. I feel it was over priced. The main lodge is lovely and you can eat...More

1  Thank CarolCaley
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Stayed one night; the rooms are very well appointed in a turn of the century style, very solid amenities, shower no tub in an older type bathroom, very comfortable, clean and quiet in the wing we stayed in. Buffalo roaming the grounds, the restaurant was...More

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 27 September 2015

We stayed at the motel portion of the State Game Lodge. The best part about this facility is that it put us close to the wildlife loop, where we saw a lot of bison, deer and prairie dogs. The motel itself is quite dated -...More

Thank Mary Lynne K
Reviewed 25 September 2015

My family and I were quite disappointed when we arrived to our 2 bedroom cabin. The condition of the cabin was deplorable, and seemed as though it hadn't been thoroughly cleaned for quite some time. After debating on staying or going for an hour, we...More

1  Thank TJL0628
Reviewed 21 September 2015

While traveling on a Tauck tour, our first overnight was at this location. From the outside yes it looked great the rooms however left something to be desired. Our room 218, had one window that didn't open, room was decor was "tired" and needed some...More

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laurull
9 March 2017|
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Response from Jeff J | Reviewed this property |
Yes, this is the newer property just to the east. Doesn't connect to the original lodge.
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babyred808
27 January 2017|
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Response from MHBSoDak | Reviewed this property |
Custer is about 45 minutes from Rapid City. It is very easy to see Mount Rushmore, the needles, Crazyhorse in one day. Definitely do the wildlife loop! I know the cost is high but the jeep tour is fabulous!! In terms of the... More
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Kathi P
1 August 2016|
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"Rooms were a bit on the small size but we didn't stay in the rooms much. Pick a room in the newer..."
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