Rocket Motel

211 Mt Rushmore Road, Custer, SD 57730, United States
+1 605 673 4401

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Rocket Motel
Thu 1/20
Fri 1/21
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About Rocket Motel

  • Motel Room
    You’ll have direct access to the parking lot
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

This comfortable motel in Custer provides free Wi-Fi, as well as a 24-hour reception and snow sports. It also offers a designated smoking area, a terrace and a vending machine.

Guests of Rocket Motel have access to its wide range of outdoor activities, such as canoeing, fishing and hiking.

Rocket Motel features rooms equipped with a microwave, a refrigerator and a hair dryer.

The motel is within walking distance of Orientation and Communications Center. Crazy Horse Monument is easily reached by car.

Rooms available at Rocket Motel

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Amenities at Rocket Motel

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Hairdryer


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans


  • Quiet street view
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Sofa
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Mountain view
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Carpeted
  • City view

Health and safety

  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette


  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Skiing
  • Horse riding
  • Mini-golf

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Increased accessibility
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Garden

Parking and transportation

  • EV charging station
  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Fax
  • Desk

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk


  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack

Pool and spa

  • Hot tub


  • Iron and ironing board


  • Vending machine (drinks)

Family friendly

  • Cribs available

Reviews of Rocket Motel

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9.1 Excellent
Pros:Good value for the money. Loved the quaint, throw-back theme. Bed was comfy. Just real nice place!
Cons:Not much
10.0 Excellent
Pros:The rooms are all newly renovated. There were done very nice. Frig, Microwave, good beds. Owners are very helpful and nice. Great place to stay to see Mt. Rushmore and Custer state park.
Cons:The showers were a little slick. Could use something to prevent slipping.
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211 Mt Rushmore Road, Custer, SD 57730

What's nearby

  • Grand Magic Show0.5 mi
  • National Museum of Wood Carving1.8 mi
  • Four Mile Old West Town3 mi
  • Crazy Horse Memorial4.6 mi
  • Black Hills Playhouse9.3 mi
  • Custer State Park10.4 mi
  • Jewel Cave National Monument11.5 mi



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Rocket Motel

  • Rocket Motel is located at 211 Mt Rushmore Road, 0.3 miles from the center of Custer. Grand Magic Show is the closest landmark to Rocket Motel.

  • Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at Rocket Motel.

  • Yes, Rocket Motel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, Rocket Motel offers free parking.

  • No, Rocket Motel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Rocket Motel is 33.1 miles from Rapid City. Rocket Motel is 69 miles from Chadron.

  • No, Rocket Motel does not have a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

0.3 mi

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