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    Whispering Winds Cottages

    12720 S Highway 16, Rapid City, SD 57702-7416
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    Overview
    • Excellent91%
    • Very good8%
    • Average1%
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    “the cottages” (16 reviews)
    “hill city” (24 reviews)
    “fire pit” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviews (124)
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    1 - 5 of 124 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Very happy with our stay of two nights. Above all clean and comfortable. The hosts were very helpful and informative. Centrally located and easy to get to the tourist sites. Will definitely stay here again.

    Thank Shane S
    Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

    We loved our stay at the Whispering Winds Cottages. Communication was great, check in hassle free and we were lucky enough to be upgraded into a slightly larger cottage than we originally booked for no extra charge. Kind lady who checked us in and out....More

    Thank Swampyandemma
    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    We picked this hotel and stayed for 2 nights as part of our Yellowstone/SD trip because of the location close to Mt Rushmore, good reviews and budget. When the deposit was applied, they informed us that the free wifi and the phone network could be...More

    Thank tim n
    Reviewed 13 September 2017

    This is a small family owned group of cottages. We stayed in Aspen and it was very clean and well appointed. The location is superb and we had a tv and air conditioning. It met our needs superbly. There is a lovely fire pit and...More

    Thank Diana C
    Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

    Was already in Hill City when I began looking for lodging for the night. Based on the excellent reviews, I called Whispering Winds resort. Great price, very clean. We stayed in the Northwoods cabin. It was small, but sufficient for our needs. The hosts were...More

    Thank mloumcc
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$ 103 - US$ 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • South Dakota >
    • Rapid City
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    Room & Suite (19)
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    Hotel & Grounds (45)
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    Ralph C
    10 June 2017|
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    Response from Minnesota44 | Reviewed this property |
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    James K
    26 March 2017|
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    Response from Chuck V | Property representative |
    I have RV sites and cottages. You must have booked an RV site -- if you are looking for a cottage please revisit. Thank you, Whispering Winds Cottages
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    James D
    4 July 2016|
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    Response from Chuck V | Property representative |
    If you are in an RV and he is well behaved he is welcome. We do not allow pets in the cottages however. THanks! Chuck.
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    "Northwood is next to laundry room and the shower for the campers so no real neighbor that could be a nuisance."
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    "We stayed in Southwest and had a great private patio out back with a view of the forest."
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    "Splurge for The Aspen. It sleeps 5 and is in new condition. Fully ADA compliant."
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    "Select the best Cottage to fit your needs (all different)"
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