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Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton

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Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Bed comfortable but pillows could be improved. Room small but bathroom tiny, but functional. Would only work for one person. Room very clean and decorated nicely. Parking garage needs elevator for old and disabled guests.

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Mpls
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Gross hair all over inner bed sheet Bad room lighting Loud HVAC system Cold rooms Didn't know they claim ghosts are there on 8th floor...strange I moved from one room to another because it was cold or too hot

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GMAlexJohnson, Manager at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Tony, Thank you sincerely for the information you have provided for your stay at the Hotel Alex Johnson. We do take all feedback to heart and strive to continually grow in all aspects. These surveys help us see what we are doing right and where we need to improve. Your concerns have been addressed with the staff and additional training...

Belle Fourche, United States
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed one night in a newly remodeled room. The old hotel has great character and charm. The new room work has updated the bed, furniture, floor and wall coverings nicely. I especially appreciate the updated bathroom. While still a bit small they are nice.

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GMAlexJohnson, Manager at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful feedback about your stay at the Hotel Alex Johnson. As a historic facility, the rooms are all completely different configurations from each other which can sometimes make them a bit more on the cozy side. Sometimes that's the fun part of visiting a Curio is knowing there's nothing else like it. We do continue to...

Beulah, United States
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were right in the middle of town and was able to walk to many shops and eating places. The Alex Johnson is under construction but the noise was minimal and the staff were very kind. The updated rooms were really nice. The one we stayed in was small but we did not take the time to explore all options...

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GMAlexJohnson, Manager at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

We sincerely thank you for taking the time to give you feedback about the Hotel Alex Johnson. Hotel Alex Johnson was built in 1927 and we are very proud to be registered with Historic Places of America. We do continue to modernize many aspects of the property to give our guests the amenities they deserve while keeping the historic charm...

Yankton, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to be close to all the downtown action, this is a great location. Starbucks on the main level is super convenient. 2 bars also gives you plenty of evening options if you decide not to leave the property. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Parking is a challenge, but valet is an option.

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GMAlexJohnson, Manager at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for your review of Hotel Alex Johnson. The downtown area is so wonderful and our property is lucky to be at the heart of it. I am happy that you enjoyed the amenities of the property and found your room clean and comfortable. It would be our pleasure to have you stay with us again soon. Kindest...

Rapid City, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room we stayed in was right off the elevator which you could clearly hear above our TV in the room every time the elevator door opened or closed (and the ding when it arrived at the floor. It was the single noisiest room I've ever stayed in. The size of the room was just large enough to fit a...

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GMAlexJohnson, Manager at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Dear Shiraz, I apologize that you did not find the rest you deserve due to the location of your room in relation to the elevator. If we do have the pleasure to have you stay with us again, please feel free to give requests at time of booking or by calling in so we may get you the perfect location...

Camp Crook, South Dakota
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful, well-maintained, historic property! There are many restaurants and interesting shops within walking distance. The Starbucks in the lobby is nice, too. The room was very clean and then bed and bedding comfortable. We would definitely stay again!

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GMAlexJohnson, Manager at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful feedback about your stay at the Hotel Alex Johnson. I am happy that you enjoyed the location, Starbucks, and the comfort of your room. As a historic facility, the rooms are all completely different configurations from each other which can sometimes make them a bit more on the cozy side. Sometimes that's the fun part...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The people at the hotel are amazing. Very professional and dedicated. Exactly what I would expect from a Curio. The staff are friendly and take time for making sure everything is perfect. Really appreciated the awesome work Robert from the valet did. Keep up the great work!

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GMAlexJohnson, Manager at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

John, We sincerely thank you for taking the time to give you feedback about the Hotel Alex Johnson. You kind words about our valet staff member, Robert, will be shared and not go unnoticed. He is passionate about the hotel and it definitely shows. It would be our pleasure to have you stay with us again soon! Kindest regards, Adair...

Nolensville, TN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I liked our two day stay, but my wife does not like historic hotels. Renovation was still underway, our room was small but clean, quiet and comfortable.The service was so-so, the valet had to be found and summoned, the front desk was just adequate.

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GMAlexJohnson, Manager at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to offer your feedback about your experience at Hotel Alex Johnson. This hotel has such a rich history and definitely offers some excitement. The hotel is in a constant transition as we continue to make updates without compromising the integrity of the hotels classic appeal. It would be our pleasure to have you stay...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this old historical hotel. It has such character and charm. Facilities are very clean, beautiful decks, fun Irish bar, quaint rooms, superb staff. You won't be disappointed. Lots of history, great location, fun place.

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GMAlexJohnson, Manager at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Debbie, Thank you for your review of the Hotel Alex Johnson. I am glad you enjoyed the property and the service. At Alex Johnson we strive to deliver a memorable experience and your kind words are sincerely appreciated. We look forward to having you as our guest again. Kindest regards, Adair Fisher Assistant General Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since 1928, the historic Hotel Alex Johnson has welcomed visitors from around the globe. Located at the heart of Downtown Rapid City, the Hotel Alex Johnson is an easy 25-minute drive from Mount Rushmore and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Hotel Alex Johnson includes 143 rooms and suites and houses the Vertex Sky Bar, Paddy O'Neills Irish Pub, Seattle's Best Coffee, Chubby Chipmunk Hand-Dipped Chocolates, AJ's Wicked Salon and the Alex Johnson Mercantile. The Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City is now a part of the Curio Collection by Hilton and welcomes Hilton HHonors guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton

Address: 523 6th St, Rapid City, SD 57701-2725 (Formerly The Hotel Alex Johnson, an Ascend Collection hotel)
Region: United States > South Dakota > Rapid City
Price Range: $93 - $315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton 3*
Number of rooms: 143
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Alex Johnson Hotel
Alex Johnson Rapid City
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#2 Spa Hotel in Rapid City
#10 Business Hotel in Rapid City
#18 Family Hotel in Rapid City
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“King rooms are limited, so make sure they have the type of room you want ahead of time.”
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“Rooms far away from the elevator.”
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“Ask for King”
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“Ask for a remodeled room”
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“See if an upgrade is possible. The second room really makes a small room seem much bigger!”
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