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Elk Haven Vacation Cabins

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We loved our stay here, in this delightful valley tucked away but so close to the great little town of Custer. It is a great location for some of the best attractions of the black hills. We climbed the ridge behind the cabin and were rewarded with views to Crazy Horse! All the while chittering squirrels and chipmunks telling us...

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Burlington, Wisconsin
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

If you are planning a vacation stay here tou won't be disappointed. Cabins are well equipped with everything you need. This is one of the beat choices I have made for a stay. We saw deer every day fire pit for a bonfire, really great stay

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

We were in town for only a two-nights on our annual MANcation reunion with old friends. These cabins are perfect for us. We stayed in Cabin #4, all of the cabins are fairly close together, but each have their own fire pit and picnic table. We were able to see Rushmore and Crazy Horse Monument in the same day, and...

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Minnesota
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I stayed in Cabin #3 with two friends, and we each had our own bed/room. You have to be able to climb stairs--there's a flight outside up to the deck, and it's two stories inside. Main floor has a somewhat tight but nice table/chairs and couch/chair seating area; small kitchen; bathroom; private bedroom. Upstairs there's a loft divided by a...

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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

We chose to stay here for a quick 2 night stay on our way through the Black Hills on our way out west to Cody, WY and Yellowstone. I would highly recommend staying at a cabin such as this over a hotel. It is a much more peaceful experience and more spacious. We didn't cook any meals other than breakfast...

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Harrisburg, PA.
Reviewed 13 May 2016

Stayed for 7 nights in early April, 2016 as a family of 3, each had our own room. These cabins were sweet, inside and out. Everything you could need or want is included. Full kitchen and cookware, huge bathroom, comfortable living room, very comfortable beds, very clean and organized. Several times I bought steak at the local grocery store and...

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Fort Dodge, Iowa
Reviewed 25 August 2015

My wife and I stayed at Elk Haven a few years ago for our first vacation with our two children. It was our first time to the Black Hills, and our stay at Elk Haven was one of the highlights of our trip. Our cabin was cozy and very well laid out for our needs, the full kitchen , complete...

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Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Love the location - on edge of custer, so close to black hills attractions, yet hidden away in quiet acreage neighborhood. Beautiful cabins and extremely clean. Had all cookware needed if you didn't want to eat out. Awesome campfire pits. No airconditioning, but didn't need it, even when daytime temps were 90, cooled off by 7 pm to where I...

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Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 16 September 2014

This was our second stay at Elk Haven in over a year, and it was just as great as the first time. The cabins are clean, quaint, and cozy. It was perfect for our family of 4. We like the idea that it's on a quiet gravel road and yet only minutes from Custer. The kitchen isn't very big if...

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Orem, Utah
Reviewed 20 June 2014 via mobile

We loved our stay here. It was great to get away from the tourist scene and have some peaceful scenery. Cabins were clean and cozy and had everything we needed. Kids loved having space around the house to roam and build their own fire. Kitchen doesn't have much cupboard space but was functional for simple meals and snacks. Diana was...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elk Haven is a collection of 5 family friendly vacation cabins. Each has a main floor master with queen bed, connected to bathroom. There is a divided sleeping loft upstairs. Full kitchen, living and dining area. Deck with BBQ grill and each has their own fire pit. We are conveniently located to Crazy Horse, Custer State Park, Mount Rushmore, and many of the areas lakes, streams and attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elk Haven Vacation Cabins

Address: 12136 Rosse Dr, Custer, SD 57730-7000
Region: United States > South Dakota > Custer
Number of rooms: 5
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“Cabin #5 faces away from the other cabins, Cabin #4 has a more secluded fire pit and picnic table.”
577jaredh, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Cabin #3 had 3 private queen beds, great for friends or family group”
N8596AIbarbarak, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Cabin #5 is more private than the others. They are not that close together but there are 5 cabins all within a small area.”
MSAAB, 16 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Ask for Cabin 5 you get a little more shade at that cabin”
JKW32, 10 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Hike around the cabins and keep an eye out for western bluebirds.”
bmorrette, 14 Jul 2012 | Read review
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