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    Rocket Motel

    211 Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1433
    (605) 673-4401
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good26%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “retro style” (12 reviews)
    “family room” (29 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Pets Allowed
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 563 reviews

    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    This is a great option for lodging in the Custer area...extremely clean and the beds/pillows are the most comfortable that you can find anywhere. The rooms and the bathrooms are smaller. Each room has a designated parking spot. Vintage, but updated and as mentioned earlier---very...More

    Thank ballhawg
    Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

    Great to stAy in motel that the owners take such pride in, clean fresh pretty,quiet. Hanging flower pots , patio furniture cute decor. Spotless everywhere. Good beds . Nothin can compare to the rocket motel! One of the best we have stayed in . Don't...More

    Thank dancingqueen72017
    Reviewed 26 August 2017

    Not going to lie, I am a Ritz Carlton- St. Regis kind of girl. But, we find ourselves on an awesome road trip through SD and there are limited options. Luckily we found the Rocket Motel! We had rooms at the Holiday Inn express booked,...More

    Thank aryno
    Reviewed 22 August 2017

    The Rocket Motel definately lives up to all of the good reviews. The Motel is spotlessly clean and a great place to stay in Custer. Custer is the perfect location when exploring the Black Hills and surrounding areas.

    Thank PaulaHerts
    Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed two nights here and what a find. A very unique motel. The room was spotless. Very clean and had a fresh smell when we returned in the evening. Very quiet. The room is not large but just right. The bathroom was very clean bed...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 68 - USD 124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Custer
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • South Dakota >
    • Custer
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    Traveller (176)
    Room & Suite (171)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    1.27 km away
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    Jacks1Lady
    15 August 2016|
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    Response from Andrew G | Reviewed this property |
    We went on the road past the crazy horse memorial and it took about 45 min. Make sure you return that way, we turned left from Rushmore and if took a bit longer to get back and a bit more navigation.
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    8 September 2015|
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    Response from Fedsgal | Reviewed this property |
    I am not sure. I would call them to find out.
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    "All rooms are equally the same in quality (exceptional) and noise (very little)."
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    "There are an assortment of room sizes to meet your needs!"
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    "Let the owners know if you're traveling with your dog when you make your reservation. They have..."
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    "Rooms are solid & quiet really. Not sure about the one closest to street but we had no issue."
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