Charming Getaway Rental for Two Guests near Mount Rushmore, South Dakota
Other amenities include free Wi-Fi, a hairdryer, and daily housekeeping. Right outside the suite's private entrance, guests will find the lodge's wraparound deck, with a wooden rocking chair near the door. On the site, they will also find the communal areas of the lodge (see the Facilities section), a fire pit, a barbecue area, free parking, and hiking trails.
If the guest cancels 7 days or more prior to check in.
- Lounge/Living room
- Running water
- Queen-size bed
- Dining room
- Fire pit
During their stay, guests can enjoy complimentary coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and soda, as well as a complimentary breakfast. There is also beer, wine, and pizza available for purchase from the dining room.
Location + Surroundings
Altogether, the forest contains 450 miles of trails, 1,300 miles of streams, 26 picnic areas, 11 reservoirs, two scenic byways, hundreds of plotted climbing courses, and numerous mineral deposits, rock beds, and caves—in addition to the separately administered, but contiguous attractions of Mount Rushmore National Monument, Jewel Cave National Monument (which contains the third longest cave in the entire world), Crazy Horse Memorial, and Wind Cave National Park (which contains 95% of the entire world's boxwork formations).
Amid this wealth of attractions, guests will find Black Hills Caverns, Buzzard's Roost, and Shanks Quarry Motorized Trailhead right by the site. Meanwhile, they will also find a panoply of restaurants, shops, museums, and more at nearby Rapid City. Points of interest include the Museum of Geology, the Journey Museum and Learning Center, Reptile Gardens, Dinosaur Park, the South Dakota Air and Space Museum, and the Dahl Arts Center. To the east of the city, guests will find even more natural wonders to explore at Badlands National Park. The site is about 20 minutes from downtown Rapid City and 40 minutes from Rapid City Regional Airport.
- Winter sports
- Horseback riding
- Wildlife watching
At Black Hills National Forest, guests can choose from a vast variety of outdoor recreation options. They can go mountain biking on dozens of biking trails; hiking on 450 miles of hiking trails; fishing in ponds, lakes, streams, and rivers for fish such as rainbow trout, perch, and crappies; horse riding on numerous different horse riding trails; and picnicking at one of 26 picnic areas.
Guests can also go gold panning and rockhounding at the forest's numerous mineral deposits and rock beds; caving in one of the its many caves; rock climbing on hundreds of plotted climbing courses; sightseeing on one of its scenic byways; boating, swimming, kayaking, and waterskiing at one of its reservoirs and lakes; and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, ice skating, and snowmobiling in the winter.
Day-trip opportunities include some the areas most famous attractions: Mount Rushmore National Monument, Jewel Cave National Monument (which contains the third longest cave in the entire world), Crazy Horse Memorial, and Wind Cave National Park (which contains 95% of the entire world's boxwork formations). Guests can also find even more outdoor recreation and sightseeing options at Badlands National Park, to the east of Rapid City.
In Rapid City itself, guests can shop, dine, and visit attractions such as he Museum of Geology, the Journey Museum and Learning Center, Reptile Gardens, Dinosaur Park, the South Dakota Air and Space Museum, and the Dahl Arts Center.
For guests who want to enjoy some of the recreation opportunities listed above without having to do all of the planning themselves, or who simply would enjoy a discount, a number of package deals are available. Please see the Services section for more details.
Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
No Pets allowed