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Thrifty Motor Inn

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    Atlanta, Georgia
    Reviewed 22 July 2013

    A friend and I drove to Rapid City on a Friday night with no reservations and this was the only place we could find with a room under 150. I thought the price was super high for what we got, but I guess with other hotel prices being so high they can charge 88 for this place. We found the...

    Thank Anna P
    Smyrna, Tennessee
    Reviewed 6 July 2013

    The name and the first impression could be misleading but this turned out to be a positive and rewarding stay. The room was big and with coffeemaker, fridge and micro. The staff is nice and welcoming, they also offer coffee and donuts in the morning. Conveniently located at walking distance from a commercial plaza and at half an hour from...

    Thank Matt W
    Reviewed 11 April 2013 via mobile

    I got snowed in and needed something fast and cheap. I stopped here first and was let in the room a few hours early. Big plus! My finances are awkward right now so in the end I had to use my limited cash but I understand. The room was standard but being stuck in town during a storm I could...

    Thank HereForFunTimes
    Walpole, Massachusetts
    Reviewed 13 August 2012

    This little place across from Wal-Mart and Golden Corral is inexpensive, friendly, and about what you'd expect! But I'm saying that's a good thing! If you're just passing through town or on a tight budget, it'll do! The owners are very nice, the cleaning staff is friendly. It's conveniently located near I-90, half a mile from the mall...the rooms are...

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    About the property
    • Wheelchair Access
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • Air Conditioning

    Additional Information about Thrifty Motor Inn

    Address: 1303 N Lacrosse St, Rapid City, SD 57701-6956
    Region: United States > South Dakota > Rapid City
    Wheelchair access

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