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Econo Lodge Black Hills - Rapid City - Building
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Super 8 by Wyndham Rapid City - Rapid City - Bedroom
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Quality Inn
7.5 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Foothills Inn
7.6 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Rodeway Inn Rapid City
4.4 Mediocre
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Grand Gateway Hotel
7.2 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Comfort Inn & Suites
8.2 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi

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Top tips for finding Rapid City hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Rapid City, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Rapid City in March and November.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Rapid City if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 83 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Rapid City hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Rapid City found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $94, while the most expensive was $414.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Rapid City for 2 days.
  • Guests visiting Rapid City, South Dakota, with their pets would love The Howard Johnson by Wyndham Downtown Rapid City as it allows guests to check in with their pets. You may need to call beforehand and notify them as they only offer this service upon request. Ensure you have some money set aside as you may need to pay extra charges for your pet.
  • If you are a visitor who I physically challenged or an individual traveling with someone in need of enhanced accessibility options, book your stay in Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Rapid City, SD. The hotel has an entire unit on the ground floor and is accessible by a wheelchair. It also has roll-in showers, and guests can have food delivered to accommodations.
  • Super 8 by Wyndham Rd is an ideal place for guests visiting Rapid city for business. This hotel's business center allows you to enjoy the peace while attending your virtual meetings. The Super 8 by Wyndham Rd has fax and photocopying services, and a workspace that is convenient when you need to work away from any disruptions.
  • Visitors who do not converse in English should consider booking a room at Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton. This hotel has a multilingual staff who would be willing to cater to guests from diverse places. Guests who wish to visit different sites during their vacation will be glad to learn that staff can assist with local information.
  • Guests visiting Rapid city through the Rapid City airport should consider booking a room at the La Quinta Inn & Suites , which is approximately 6.1 mi from the airport. There are airport shuttle services to and from the airport. Travelers can also use shuttles from the hotel at an additional fee. There are free parking slots within the hotel for those using car rental services.
  • Traveling on a budget? To accommodate thrifty travelers, Rapid City has plenty of options for those looking to save money while seeing the sights. The Grand Gateway Hotel, The Foothills Inn and the AmericInn by Wyndham Rapid City provide budget travelers with some of the most affordable rooms in the area.
  • If you, like many other travelers, have come to Rapid City to visit Mount Rushmore, it can be advantageous to book a hotel located on the South Side of Rapid City. Hotels like the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Rapid City and the Sweetgrass Inn B&B put you at the closest entry points to Mount Rushmore and the surrounding areas.
  • For those looking to stick closer to the downtown area, there are several hotels in Rapid City to accommodate you in that area as well. Downtown hotels, including the Rushmore Hotel and Suites, the Days Inn by Wyndham West Rapid City and the Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, put you close to the action of central Rapid City.
  • Visiting Rapid City with a group? There are plenty of suites available in Rapid City so that you and your party can stay together and enjoy your time in the area. The Rushmore Hotel and Suites, as well as the Country Inn and Suites by Radisson Rapid City can accommodate groups up to four.
  • If being pampered is at the top of your to-do list during your time in Rapid City, you’ll likely be looking for a hotel that has an onsite spa. Some of your options for hotels with spas in the area are the Best Western Ramkota Hotel, the Cambria Hotel Rapid City and the Grand Gateway Hotel.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Rapid City

  • Which Rapid City hotel is best for a family?

    A stay at the Microtel Inn & Suites is ideal for guests who want memorable moments. The available board games will allow you to spend time and learn about each other as you play together. There are also family rooms and closets that will enable you to organize your clothes.

  • Which hotel is Best for night lovers?

    Zealous nightlife lovers will enjoy accommodation at The Rushmore Hotel & Suites, BW Premier Collection. The hotel has evening entertainment where visitors can enjoy a night of karaoke. There is also a nightclub in the hotel vicinity where you can drink the night away.

  • Which hotel is best for a romantic getaway?

    The Travelodge by Wyndham will be a suitable place to book a room if you visit Rapid City for a romantic vacation. You can get a city view from the balcony and buy a souvenir for your loved one at the gift shop.

  • Which hotel in Rapid City is most suitable for history lovers?

    Avid cultural and history lovers will appreciate their stay at the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Rapid City, located about 4.1 mi away from the city center. The hotel lies close to Call of the Wild Museum and Museum of Geology.

  • Which hotels are closest to the Rapid City Airport?

    If you’re flying into Rapid City via the local regional airport and would prefer to stick close to your gate, there are several airport-adjacent accommodations, many of which offer free shuttles. The Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Rapid City, the MainStay Suites and many other hotels in Rapid City come complete with shuttles to your terminal.

  • Do any hotels in Rapid City have a pool?

    Pools have become an essential amenity for a large number of travelers and Rapid City has several hotels that feature onsite pools to accommodate them. The Best Western Ramkota Hotel has one of the most popular pools in the area, complete with its own miniature water park, which features two water slides and a pirate ship.

  • Which Rapid City hotels have a fitness center?

    If staying in shape is on your agenda when you come to Rapid City, there are several hotels in the Rapid City area that have fully-equipped fitness centers so you can get a workout in before or after you see the sights. The Holiday Inn Rapid City - Rushmore Plaza has one of the best fitness centers in the area, complete with free weights, ellipticals, medicine balls and more.

  • Are there any hotels in Rapid City that are convenient to hiking?

    Aside from Mount Rushmore, many people come to Rapid City for hiking in the nearby Black Hills National Forest. The forest is located just west of Rapid City, and choosing hotels on that edge of town will give you a convenient launch point. Hotels in western Rapid City include the Holiday Inn Rapid City and the Rushmore Hotel and Suites.

  • What are the best hotels near Watiki Indoor Waterpark Resort?

    Travelers who like staying near Watiki Indoor Waterpark Resort recommend Baymont by Wyndham Rapid City, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Rapid City and La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Rapid City.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Rapid City?

    Although the average price for a double room in Rapid City is $235, $82 is the lowest price found by KAYAK users in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in Rapid City for tonight?

    KAYAK users found rooms for tonight for a cheap as $82 in the last 3 hours. 3-star hotel rooms have been found from $102, and 4-star hotels from $183.

  • How much is a hotel in Rapid City for this weekend?

    Looking to spend the weekend in Rapid City? Here are the best deals found by KAYAK users within the last 72 hours: 3-star hotels from $154 and 4-star hotels from $238. The cheapest deal overall was for $140 per night.

  • Which freebies do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Rapid City?

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Rapid City with free breakfast or free parking. Top-rated options with free free breakfast in Rapid City include Staybridge Suites Rapid City - Rushmore and Best Western Plus Rapid City Rushmore, while popular hotels with free parking in Rapid City include Days Inn by Wyndham West Rapid City and Travelodge by Wyndham Rapid City.

  • Which amenities do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Rapid City?

    The most sought-after amenities KAYAK users looked for in their hotel in Rapid City are: pet friendly and pool.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Rapid City?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Rapid City districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Rapid City city center.

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Rapid City hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Rapid City that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Econo Lodge Black Hills, Super 8 by Wyndham Rapid City and Quality Inn.

Where to stay in Rapid City?

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