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KeystoneUnited States of America

Come to Keystone and enjoy its monuments, mountain views, and art.

Discover the historic area of Keystone—monuments, mountain views, and top sights from Mount Rushmore to Black Hills National Forest.

Top Hotels in Keystone

Rushmore Express Keystone
Rushmore Express Keystone
2.5 out of 5
320 Cemetery Road, Keystone, SD

Situated in a national park, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Black Hills National Forest and Big Thunder Gold Mine. Mount Rushmore and Rushmore Cave are ...

4.2/5Very Good! (956 reviews)

"Property staff were very courteous, helpful, and wearing masks! Family suites were large and clean. However, they also were odd in that they didn’t have any exterior windows for fresh air ventilation. Would have liked to know that when booking during COVID times."…"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2020

Rushmore Express Keystone
Baymont by Wyndham Keystone Near Mt. Rushmore
Baymont by Wyndham Keystone Near Mt. Rushmore
2.5 out of 5
106 Highway 16A, Keystone, SD

Situated in the historical district, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Gutzon Borglum Historical Center and Black Hills National Forest. Mount Rushmore is ...

3.8/5Good! (743 reviews)

"This hotel is conveniently located to all things Mt. Rushmore. Property is clean and updated. Our only complaint is that the rooms were a little on the small side. All in all, we would consider staying here again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Keystone Near Mt. Rushmore
Roosevelt Inn Mount Rushmore
Roosevelt Inn Mount Rushmore
2 out of 5
206 Cemetery Rd, Keystone, SD
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $65 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29

Situated in Keystone, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Black Hills National Forest and Big Thunder Gold Mine. Mount Rushmore and Rushmore Cave are also within ...

4.3/5Excellent! (687 reviews)

"Staff was amazing. Housekeeping was above and beyond. Hotel is worth the drive!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2020

Roosevelt Inn Mount Rushmore
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Vacation Rentals in Keystone

Under Canvas Mount Rushmore
Under Canvas Mount Rushmore
2 out of 5
24342 Presidio Ranch Road, Keystone, SD

Situated in the mountains, this campground is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Black Hills National Forest and 2.3 mi (3.8 km) from Big Thunder Gold Mine. Custer State Park ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (238 reviews)
Back to Nature Experience

"Loved the experience of “tent” camping. We were in the luxury tents so we were very comfortable. Didn’t know we had to make a fire to keep warm, but it was still a fun experience."…"

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2020

Under Canvas Mount Rushmore
Holy Smoke Resort
Holy Smoke Resort
3.5 out of 5
24105 Highway 16A, Keystone, SD

Situated in Keystone, this cabin is within 3 mi (5 km) of Big Thunder Gold Mine, National Presidential Wax Museum, and Rushmore Tramway Adventures. Mount Rushmore ...

4.4/5Excellent! (204 reviews)
Our brief, last minute get away!

"Wonderful location for our needs / lady in the office was a gem / we needed a little assistance and the guy who came was so personable and kind. Great stay!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2020

Holy Smoke Resort
Private Country Cottage in the Black Hills
Private Country Cottage in the Black Hills
Keystone, SD

Situated in a rural location, this romantic apartment building is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Rushmore Cave and 1.5 mi (2.5 km) from Black Hills National Forest. Big ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
Great and cozy!

"I really enjoyed this place. I loved the patio and the view from it. Nice to relax on for coffee in the morning. Super clean. We had questions and she answered us right away. I would definitely recommend staying here."…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

Private Country Cottage in the Black Hills
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Popular places to visit in Keystone

Mount Rushmore
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Mount Rushmore

4.5/5(1,529 reviews)

Find out about the history of Mount Rushmore, a well-known monument in Keystone. Discover the area's notable monuments, or seek out its horseback riding.

Horse Thief Lake
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Horse Thief Lake

4.5/5(6 reviews)

Explore the lovely green spaces of Horse Thief Lake and enjoy the horseback riding in Keystone. While in this family-friendly area, find time to visit its notable monuments.

Rushmore Tramway Adventures
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Rushmore Tramway Adventures

4/5(10 reviews)

Bring your family to Rushmore Tramway Adventures and have a fun-filled day at this theme park in Keystone. Discover the area's notable monuments, or seek out its horseback riding.

Mount Rushmore National Memorial
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial

Visit this popular landmark in South Dakota to see firsthand the enormous sculptures of four U.S. presidents carved into a mountain.

Crazy Horse Memorial
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Crazy Horse Memorial

4.5/5(916 reviews)

You can learn more about the history of Custer during your trip to a top site like Crazy Horse Memorial. Discover the area's notable monuments, or seek out its horseback riding.

Sylvan Lake
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Sylvan Lake

4.5/5(442 reviews)

Explore the lovely green spaces of Sylvan Lake and enjoy the horseback riding in Custer. While you're in the area, find time to visit its notable monuments.

Top things to do in Keystone

Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride in the Black Hills w/Champagne
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Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride in the Black Hills w/Champagne

$325
Per adult
88% of travellers recommend
Rapid City Scavenger Hunt: City of Presidents
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Rapid City Scavenger Hunt: City of Presidents

$20
Per adult
Cosmos Mystery Area Admission
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Cosmos Mystery Area Admission

$14
Per adult

Reviews of Keystone

4.4

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
296
5 - Excellent 51.21107266435986%
4 - Good
228
4 - Good 39.44636678200692%
3 - Okay
44
3 - Okay 7.612456747404845%
2 - Disappointing
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2 - Disappointing 1.3840830449826989%
1 - Terrible
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1 - Terrible 0.3460207612456747%

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jun 3, 2020

Keystone is an excellent place to stay if visiting mt Rushmore

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

May 30, 2020

Cute little town!

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

May 26, 2020

I love keystone! I just don’t like paying for a set of rooms at two hotels because the one we booked was shut down.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

May 23, 2020

Terrific town and friendly people; loved it up there

4/5 - Good

Blackbelt

May 23, 2020

Last time I went there 20 years ago I was able to climb Mount Rushmore but they were repairing the grounds so it was closed

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Apr 30, 2020

We really enjoyed Keystone and will go back. We had discussed going to Hot Springs instead. But, we drove through there on our way home and were very glad that we had stayed in Keystone instead.

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