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Chief Motel

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Room & Suite (25)
Pool & Beach (2)
Overview
120 Mount Rushmore Rd, Custer, SD 57730-1829 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Housekeeping
2 Star accommodation
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All reviews hot tub and sauna custer state park black hills indoor pool purple pie place stay there again microwave and refrigerator rooms were very clean stayed here for nights bit dated air conditioner bed was comfortable pleasant stay small room rapid city home base family vacation
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Out of the 10 nights of hotels, this is probably the best one. It was homey, rustic and clean. The owners were great and helpful. Told us the best places to go and how far places were. I liked that there were a separate bedroom...More

Thank Kimberly A
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at the Chief motel for being a vitange style motor court it was fairly updated... was quite surprised by the pool area... I was told that it is the largest pool in the Custer area lodging also there is a hot...More

Thank EricW7
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This little gem in Custer, S.D. should be on your Black Hills lodging short list! The motel is right on the Custer strip, located just blocks from the downtown tourist area, and is clean as a whistle. Customer service is top-notch -- our room was...More

Thank Lucy P
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Checkin was quick and easy. Pool was clean...with jacuzzi. Five steps from my parking spot to our room. Yes, a little dated, but clean and comfy. Easy walk to downtown cafes and shops. Hometown advice on where to go. Decent--not great--price point but we were...More

Thank MaxMan12345
Reviewed 25 August 2018

The owner was very helpful. Also, as a solo traveler, I looked for budget and safety. Custer was a great location and this property was a great choice for a base to explore the Black Hills. Thumbs up!

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About
Description
Family owned and operated * Free HS wireless internet * Custer's largest indoor pool (in season May 20-Sept 18)* Hot Tub * Sauna * 2 Restaurants adjacent * In-room coffee/cocoa * ref/micro * All rooms no More smoking / no pets * Near Mt. Rushmore, Crazy Horse, Custer State Park, Wildlife Loop Road (1500 buffalo), Scenic Needles Hwy, Iron Mt. Road* Jewel Cave * Wind Cave* Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Sauna
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
33
Price range
US$ 79 - US$ 152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Chief Motel Custer
,
Chief Hotel Custer
Location
United States > South Dakota > Custer
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
33
Price range
US$ 79 - US$ 152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Chief Motel Custer
,
Chief Hotel Custer
Location
United States > South Dakota > Custer
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Traveller (53)
Room & Suite (25)
Pool & Beach (2)
Dining (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Ian T
13 October 2018|
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Response from grlsx3 | Reviewed this property |
Not right in center but close enough to walk to most things. Custer is fairly small.
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Bill D
26 April 2017|
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Response from Dreamer267806 |
This is a pet & smoke free motel :)
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kami19
7 June 2016|
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Response from SteveV642 | Reviewed this property |
Yes as I understand it most or all of the rooms have a mini fridge and microwave(ours did). The office does have one or more hair dryers to loan the customer (ask Nancy the owner for one), but there are none in the room. I... More
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Room Tips
"Rates go up Labor Day Weekend before the city shuts down to tourists the next week."
333lucyp
11 Sep 2018
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"We asked for a king two weeks ahead of time and a week before we arrived they had one and let us know...."
MaxMan12345
27 Aug 2018
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"The pool is located in the middle of the parking lot in the center area of the hotel."
AmberH643
19 Aug 2018
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"Moldy rooms"
lp1632
11 Jul 2018
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