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State Game Lodge

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Located in Custer State Park, this family accommodation once served as housing for the state's game keepers.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Internet
Wheelchair access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Microwave
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Park View
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Rapid City Regional Airport25 mi
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thought this hotel would have some kind of charm or view. Had neither. Bathroom was tiny. ordinary. Could only get dinner reservation at 5 or wait to 8:30p Only had wifi in the lobby. Seemed to be more interested in bus tour groups.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank SPreve
Reviewed 23 October 2018

If you don't like old things, Custer Game Lodge is not for you. When we arrived there was a problem with the air conditioner in the room we had reserved. The staff went above and beyond and we were able to stay in a lovely...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank kandy4878
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Stayed one night in a cabin during a Black Hills family vacation. Truly beautiful setting, with some amazing history. Stunning main lodge, excellent dining room and friendly staff. Only real qualm was with the prices. Paid more than $200 with tax for a basic two-bed...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Kramerdog
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

What a gorgeous view out our window. Nice lodge, but they could stand a little updating in the actual rooms of the original lodge. Chipped paint, leaky faucet, strange bathroom. Nice enough room and good staff, but for $300 it should be much better.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Kim H
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Room was comfortable and located in a great spot. It was clean and people were helpful. Only one thing is that the flies were coming in a crack in the screen. Normally don't have flies come in but were told that a buffalo in area...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Dustunderfoot
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Aetiger
19 July 2018|
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Response from jprince1444 | Reviewed this property |
For history, wildlife, kid friendly I would choose a cabin at Blue Bell. Food at Blue Bell is great. Take the wildwell loop to see natural beauty. For dinner try Burger and Bun in Custer- best burger you ever had- place is... More
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Response from jprince1444 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
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1 July 2018|
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Response from Southpawlady | Reviewed this property |
Yes. However it is good for seven days. It is $20.00
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Room Tips
"Cabins are quaint but basic for a relatively high price."
Kramerdog
22 Oct 2018
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"Don't pick the standard queen room; if you stay here get a larger room."
815karenw
21 Sep 2018
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"210 great room"
rdgtchr
20 Sep 2018
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"Ask for one of the historical rooms"
CaraBethP
19 Aug 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$197 - US$248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
state game hotel custerstate game resort
LOCATION
United StatesSouth DakotaCuster
NUMBER OF ROOMS
101
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