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    Sylvan Lake Lodge

    24572 Sd Highway 87, Custer, SD 57730-5201
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    Overview
    • Excellent24%
    • Very good36%
    • Average20%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible6%
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    “sylvan lake” (102 reviews)
    “general store” (21 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    211 - 215 of 371 reviews

    Reviewed 28 August 2013

    I proposed to my wife 32 years ago at a little restaurant in Deadwood and then we stayed at a wonderful little cabin at Sylvan Lake. The staff and lodge has not lost its appeal in all those years. We had a wonderful time. We...More

    Thank Daniel S
    Response from SylvanLakeLodge, Manager at Sylvan Lake LodgeResponded 30 August 2013

    Daniel S, first and foremost we would like to congratulate you and your wife on your 32nd year of marriage! It's so inspirational seeing two people happy together for so many years. Secondly we would like to thank you for your response and for giving...More

    Reviewed 20 August 2013

    I have visited this lodge every year since 1998 for the Sturgis bike rally but never stayed here till this year. Great little rustic place where everyone was so nice. This is a great central location to all the black hills attractions. Will defiantly stay...More

    Thank L_alison44
    Response from SylvanLakeLodge, Manager at Sylvan Lake LodgeResponded 21 August 2013

    L_alison44, thank you so much for a lovely review! We’re glad that you enjoy coming to the area year after year and are thrilled you decided to stay with us and loved it so much. We certainly look forward to hosting you again for your...More

    Reviewed 20 August 2013

    There wasn't much not to like about his place. The setting is beautful, there's a nice easy walk around the forested lake, the common area is furnished in luxurious game lodge decor, there's a great stone outdoor veranda in back, the restaurant is light and...More

    Thank TravelingPseudonym
    Response from SylvanLakeLodge, Manager at Sylvan Lake LodgeResponded 21 August 2013

    TravelingPseudonym, we can’t tell you enough how much we appreciate your great review of your stay here at Sylvan Lake Lodge! We try and offer the best lodging experience for our guests and we couldn’t be happier knowing that is what you received during your...More

    Reviewed 14 August 2013

    I took my wife to the Black Hills for a week long vacation and wanted to stay in a nice lodge. I found Sylvan lake lodge on-line and thought this would be a great place to stay. I understood this lodge was the "Premier" Custer...More

    1  Thank Dale K
    Response from SylvanLakeLodge, Manager at Sylvan Lake LodgeResponded 22 August 2013

    Dear Mr. Koontz, I have been given a copy of your thoughts about your stay here and I would like to use this reply to personally address some of the complaints that you mentioned in your various posts. I would also like to apologize for...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2013 via mobile

    If the purpose of your stay is to visit Mt. Rushmore only, stay in Rapid City or Custer City. Rapid City is only 22 miles from Mt Rushmore, and you have much wider and cheaper selection of places to stay. If you want to visit...More

    1  Thank Shujaul B
    Response from SylvanLakeLodge, Manager at Sylvan Lake LodgeResponded 21 August 2013

    Shujaul B, Thank you for your response about your stay here! I wish we had a better understanding about what it is exactly that you didn’t like about your stay because that is how we know what guests like and don’t like and we can...More

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    • Free Internet
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    • Custer
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    Carol K
    13 August 2016|
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    Response from acs898 | Reviewed this property |
    contact Lodge, or check using their online reservations system
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    cheryl r
    23 July 2016|
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    Response from Watershed1 | Reviewed this property |
    I would consider the cabins rustic, yet nice. The grounds are rocky, mostly natural unkept landscaping. Not much of a view from cabins, yet the lodge had a great feel and Sylvan Lake itself is only a short hike or drive... More
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    17 March 2015|
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    Response from Sarah V | Reviewed this property |
    That did not occur for us when we stayed there for a week in Sept 2014 for the Buffalo Roundup. Although, you should check with the lodge directly to see what the offer throughout the season. We did go on the Chuckwagon... More
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    "Rooms are small, best choice is a lake view, bedroom plus a sitting room, with bathroom"
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    "visit the park but stay somewhere else"
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    "If you require space get a cabin. Lodge rooms are very nice, but small!"
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    "We recommend a room with a balcony. They are newer and larger and quite nice, with a fridge and microwave."
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