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Rocket Motel

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“retro style”(12 reviews)
“family room”(29 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewsblast from the pastretro stylefamily roomblack hillsroom keyrooms are smallchain hotelsplace to staycomfortable bedsmom and poproom was spotlessold schoolcuster state parkowners were friendlyroad tripthe main dragone night stay
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Blast from the past! This town was pretty much closed down this time of year. Found this place and at first I must admit I was skeptical. Pleasantly surprised. A true gem. Very nice room, bed, shower. Had a refrig and microwave too. Clean and...More

Thank Randall S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The attention to detail in the room decor was really refreshing. Every paint line was perfectly straight. Not a single crack in the tile. No tears or stains in carpet or curtains. Absolutely spotless. The owners clearly take tremendous pride in the property. A minor...More

Thank Reba8000
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

On my way here I found out that a dear friend and mentor had passed away. I asked the owner if she would work with me and maybe change my reservation to another week, any week. She refused. There goes $500 and their good review.

Thank Karin T
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Stayed one night mid week in early February. The motel is a cute clean 50's style motel in the major Black Hills tourist area of South Dakota. The room we had was small. The bath sink counter was so small we had trouble finding space...More

Thank Jeremy H
Response from rocketmotel, Owner at Rocket MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

I'm sorry you were disappointed with size of the rooms. The motel was built in 1949 and 1950, so the rooms are original to the erra. When we remolded we did build the biggest bathroom countertops that would fit. We are very sorry the 8:00...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017

We love seeking out old-fashioned motels that have been retrofitted. This place is great! We reserved a larger suite with a living room area, full bathroom and a great little kitchenette. The hosts were so gracious. Even though the motel is next to the street,...More

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US$69 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Custer
#1 Family Hotel in Custer
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$69 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Custer
#1 Family Hotel in Custer
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Jacks1Lady
14 August 2016|
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Response from Andrew G | Reviewed this property |
We went on the road past the crazy horse memorial and it took about 45 min. Make sure you return that way, we turned left from Rushmore and if took a bit longer to get back and a bit more navigation.
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357JeffH64
7 September 2015|
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Response from Fedsgal | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. I would call them to find out.
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"Obviously rooms further off the main street"
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"All rooms are equally the same in quality (exceptional) and noise (very little)."
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"There are an assortment of room sizes to meet your needs!"
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"Let the owners know if you're traveling with your dog when you make your reservation. They have..."
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