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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This property is in a great location for downtown business in Rapid City. My room was recently re-modeled, it was very up to date and clean. The room is very quiet, there is are 2 good dinning location on the property and the staff is very helpful.

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

Tim, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback on your most recent stay at Hotel Alex Johnson. I am happy that you enjoyed our newly remodeled rooms. We are very excited to share them with our guests as they become available in preparation for our Grand Opening with Curio in May 2017. I am glad that...

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

When booking, I remember looking at picture and thinking my husband would love the architecture of this hotel. Upon arrival, we received a warm greeting from the valet attendants. We checked in and were once again greeted by the friendly front desk personnel. Our room was a corner room that has been renovated. It was a little smaller than a...

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

Thank you for your review. We love hearing that our guests enjoy their stay! I will definitely share your review with all our staff members, and I am sure the valet will be overjoyed that you thought so highly of them. I hope to see you again next time you are in the beautiful Black Hills. April Miller Front Office...

Galena, Illinois
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Bell staff, front desk, housekeeping, restaurant/bar servers all friendly. We have never been here before, but decided to stay here from word of mouth. Loved the appearance of the hotel and the updated renovations. The roof top bar is amazing! The reason I am giving it a 3 is because our room was so so small and noisy. We also...

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

Thank you for your feedback on the Hotel Alex Johnson. This feedback helps us see what we are doing right and where we can improve. As a historic facility, the rooms are all completely different configurations, sizes, and vary in features. Sometimes that's the fun part of visiting a Curio is knowing there's nothing else like it. Our staff is...

Rapid City, United States
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were excited to see the modern reno on this old but beautiful hotel. The Vertex SkyBar on the roof top sets this hotel apart. And having a full Starbucks downstairs is great. The only complaints would be a cold hostess and thin walls (noisy). Felt luxurious for Rapid City. Im a proud local!

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

Thank you for staying at the historic Hotel Alex Johnson. I am happy that you enjoyed Starbucks and Vertex, our roof top restaurant and bar. Thank you sincerely for your kind words as they do mean a lot to our staff. It would be our pleasure to have you as our guest again soon. Kindest regards, Adair Fisher Assistant General...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

My fiancé and I arrived at the Alex Johnson to visit it's rooftop bar and discovered they had a haunted tour! Since we came in during the off season they didn't have any tours but we were told the valets will give ones if they aren't too busy. We got Andrew and he was exceptional! Very nice and explained all...

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

Ashley, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. It really means a lot to our staff to know you had a great time. Andrew is an exceptional team member who is always looking for ways to wow our guests. We are very lucky to have him. We look forward to having you and your fiancé stay...

Rapid City, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was exceptional. The décor of the front lobby was original and unique. The bar was an old style Irish Pub where people like to have fun. The location was in the middle of downtown where you could shop all of the non traditional stores. It was a short (3 blocks to the Civic Center) and only a block...

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

Thank you for such a kind review of 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 intact. We are very lucky...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

My worst Hilton stay. They are under serious construction that leaves them with a dirty lobby and elevator floors. Lack of overnight cleaning meant to me they didn't really care about keeping it up during construction. At 6:15am I was awakened by a large construction crane working 8 feet from my window, noisily dropping materials on the roof. No kitchen...

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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 give us your feedback on your stay. I apologize that you found your visit below expectations. As mentioned we are going through a full guest room renovation and kitchen remodel. Signage is posted at the front desk informing our guests of renovations and additional signage posted if a crane is coming to load...

Mitchell
Reviewed 1 week ago

The newly modeled rooms are very nice. Our only complaint with room #304 was that the bathroom exhaust fan was wired in with the light and was very loud and annoying. If they had been wired separately we could have turned it off when not showering.

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

Jenny, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback on your most recent stay at Hotel Alex Johnson. I am happy that you enjoyed our newly remodeled rooms. We are very excited to share them with our guests as they become available in preparation for our Grand Opening with Curio in May 2017. We appreciate the suggestion...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although my room price was reasonable, my room was so small and Uncomfortable. No chair to sit in except the uncomfortable Desk chair. I hate sitting on the bed. Overall, i felt very cramped and felt i had no room to move around in. Their website stated spacious rooms, well that's a joke!! Ha! Also, They charge you $15 to...

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

Thank you for your feedback on Hotel Alex Johnson. It helps us see what we are doing right and where we can improve. I apologize for the inconveniences you experienced during your stay. As you mentioned, we do offer a valet service to offset the city’s parking situation. To alleviate further inconveniences, out front of the hotel is a 30...

Northern Minnesota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here a few years ago, and while that stay was fine, there was a definite improvement from the last stay. I really liked that I could pick my room using on-line check-in. I've been in most of the room styles, and I knew which one would work for us. Thank you for that! The cleaning staff were friendly...

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

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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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
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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: $90 - $380 (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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“Avoid a room near the alley -- noisy with street cleaning and garbage trucks in the early morning. Otherwise, suit yourself.”
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