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    Lantern Inn

    580 Main St, (for mail): P.O. Box 744 Hill City, Hill City, SD 57745-2006
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$128
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          Overview
          • Excellent57%
          • Very good37%
          • Average6%
          • Poor0%
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          “hot tub” (9 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
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          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 72 reviews

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          We stayed for two nights at the lantern inn and were deeply impressed by the friendly and accommodating staff. Drew, the owner, was very helpful by providing items that we needed. The rooms were very clean and quiet and the place is well situated to...More

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          Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

          This was my second stay at this hotel. The rooms are clean and comfortable. If you need the most up to date interiors then go to a chain. If you want to stay at a place where you meet the owner and they're interested in...More

          Thank Linda T
          Reviewed 9 October 2016

          We stay at the Lantern Inn when we are in Hill City. It's an older motel / inn but it's well maintained, the rooms are clean and comfortable, the owners are pleasant and it's very reasonable. There are coffee and doughnuts available in the office...More

          Thank SDCooks
          Reviewed 9 October 2016

          We were a bit disappointed in our decision to stay after checking in to the Lantern Inn. I didn't expect luxury but it is very basic, worn and could use some updating. It was clean, and convenient to town, but other than that nothing special.

          Thank maremart
          Reviewed 15 September 2016

          I usually stay there the first weekend in June for the Crazy Horse walk. I have stayed there for four years and will continue to do so. The rooms are clean, tidy and comfortable. The breakfast is excellent, we were happy with our own coffee...More

          Thank WAMBLI2013
          Best Western Golden Spike Inn & Suites
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$102 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 18
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          • South Dakota >
          • Hill City
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          Room Tips
          "I usually stay in the end room close to the water, river."
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          "The whole premises is quiet at night. I don't think there is a bad location."
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          "Stayed in back units, very quiet"
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          "Most of the rooms are ground level. We stayed in the end room by the pool & Jacuzzi."
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