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Free Wifi
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3 Star Hotel
Holy Smoke Resort offers 27 fully modern log cabins, Cabins can accommodate from 2 to 12 people as they are of different sizes. Some are pet friendly and some have fully equipped kitchens. Our Vacation rentals are fully equipped and one has a game room with a pool table and sleeps up to...
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24105 Highway 16a, Older Gps Is Misleading, Keystone, SD 57751-6641
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33.9 km to Rapid City Regional Airport
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed one night in Cabin 2 0as part of our cross country drive as part of seeing Mt Rushmore and Crazy Horse. Cabin 2 was spotless and spacious or our needs but it was lacking in light. There are only 3 lamps in the...More

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Response from murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke ResortResponded 10 June 2018

Hey Stephanie, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed our cabin #2 and identified the lamp problem. We missed it and maint. will be there this morning to remedy that problem. Thank you for the great review. My staff tries really hard to uphold...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We rented a log cabin at Holy Smoke for three nights. It was wonderful. Super-well located right up the hill from the center of Keystone. The cabin itself was adorable and VERY clean. Each day when we returned from our adventures, the place was spotless....More

Thank Joan W
Response from murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke ResortResponded 26 August 2017

Thank you so-o-o much for the great review. Our staffworks very hard to insure that your stay is a memorable one! We hope you will return and tell all your friends about us. Dani

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Holy Smoke. We had the historic Nugget (number 7) cabin and very much enjoyed its rustic charm. It was certainly comfortable enough, with two armchairs and footstools, a bar fridge, tv and wifi ( although slow ) a comfy...More

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Response from murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke ResortResponded 30 May 2018

Hello Guests, The Nugget cabin was the place that captured my interest in 1972. The history here is so long. I am happy to share that special place with my guests! Happy you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again when you return...More

Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We camped at Holy Smokes campground for 3 nights during our visit to the Mount Rushmore area. It is centrally located to all the good sites in the Rapid City area. This campground was very clean and well run and had full hookups. The people...More

1  Thank jereilers
Response from murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke ResortResponded 18 May 2018

HEY, Thank you for taking the time to review us! You are our first review this season on trip advisor. You made my day.

Reviewed 5 January 2018

My family and I stayed in 2 cabins at Holy Smoke for 5 days. We loved it! It has kind of a mountain feel to it, as the property is built on the side of the hillside leading into Keystone. We enjoyed ourselves!

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Response from murphy0046, Owner at Holy Smoke ResortResponded 7 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Dani

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Holy Smoke Resort offers 27 fully modern log cabins, Cabins can accommodate from 2 to 12 people as they are of different sizes. Some are pet friendly and some have fully equipped kitchens. Our Vacation rentals are ...More fully equipped and one has a game room with a pool table and sleeps up to 12. All cabins have bathroom with shower, AC/Heat, refrig., Microwave, coffee, TV and WiFi. Bedding and towels are provided as well. Daily housekeeping is provided in all units except the vacation rentals. We have a 21 site RV Park. All pull-thru sites with TV, WiFi and full hook up Which includes sewer. Sites are long pull-thrus designed for the larger rigs, all have 30/50 amp. Electric. No public showers or public restrooms in the RV Park. The park is for fully self contained RV units having their own bathroom facilities. We offer trail rides from Memorial weekend to Labor Day conditions permitting. Our staff will gladly help you plan activities and places of interest to fit your schedule. Less
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Kaylee_5005
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Hello, Cabin 3 has coffee filters and coffee provided. The refrig has a small freezing compartment on the top.
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19 August 2015|
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Hi Scooter access in vacation rental only. Other cabins have 3 to 4 steps to deck.
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"This resort is on a hillside, with gravel driveway. It may be less accessible to people with disabilities."
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"Lots of different styles of cabins. The staff will explain the differences, so you can choose the best for..."
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"They all look fairly new"
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"Visit Mount Rushmore and The Ruby House for Drinks"
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