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State Game Lodge

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Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

A friend told us to make sure that we ate at the State Game Lodge, while on our vacation in The Black Hills a few weeks ago. It was Amazing! Locally sourced, gourmet food, in a state park! Our favorite dish was the bison tenderloin...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2015

Only had breakfast here. Excellent buffet. Very chatty waiter, who discussed the amount we should tip before we'd even sat down! (Terrible American habit). The lodge was beautiful, and Custer Park superb.

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed in one of the Creekside Cabins because apparently we didn't confirm our reservation online even though we had a confirmation number. For $550 a night you get a musty smelling run down cabin with extremely uncomfortable beds. The cabin is literally falling apart and...More

5  Thank Awalser
Reviewed 9 July 2015

WE stopped here for our scheduled lunch break during a full day bus trip tour around the Mount Rushmore area. This Lodge is located in Custer State Park, so the setting is locely. The grounds are well tended and I liked all the history associated...More

Thank HeyJude773
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

When we first arrived at the State Lodge, a nice front desk person (didn't catch her name) greeted us and gave us a nice overview of the lodge before we went on a fabulous buffalo jeep tour. When we checked into our rooms a few...More

4  Thank Scott S
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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
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Response from jennifer d | Reviewed this property |
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"Choose a sleeping cabin near a restroom if you typically get up in the middle of the night."
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"You have a range of rooms from new to historical"
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"TCall to make your reservation. The Creekside Lodge (2 minute walk) is new. Also if booking a cabin book a..."
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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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