The Rapid City Area
Travelers flock to this area to enjoy the sights from state parks to water parks. As a major attraction, our accommodations are conveniently located near the largest indoor water park in the state of South Dakota. Discover how much there is to do and see in this area with abundant options for dining, shopping, and entertainment. With easy access from Interstate 90, guests can enjoy free parking at our hotel to assist with short excursions to spots including the Mount Rushmore National Monument and Crazy Horse Memorial. The enriched historical hotspots are one draw, yet the area also brings in a lot of traveling business people to the convention centers and top companies in the area.
The second-largest city in South Dakota, Rapid City has quickly grown into a major hub of travel for both tourism and business trips. The hills hold national landmark Mount Rushmore as well as the Crazy Horse Memorial. With a rich history that dates back to the Custer Expedition in 1874, the area has been cultivated and revitalized over time to promote a plethora of recreational activities. Flowing through Rapid City, Rapid Creek passes through the downtown district and creates a floodplain of parks, bike trails, and scenic outdoor activities. With a strong pulse in the arts, festivals, music, and more, this city has a unique appeal for a wide array of visitors. This city is also home to higher learning facilities and educational institutions, including the South Dakota School of Mines.
Hotel Services and Amenities
Our hotel offers a free shuttle service to the Rapid City Regional Airport, located conveniently nearby. When you fly into South Dakota, enjoy the rest and relaxation of staying at our hotel stress-free. We will deliver you door to door, so you can enjoy our on-site restaurant, fitness center, business center, and available meeting facilities. We welcome guests coming into town for business or leisure travel, and our great location is strategically situated for any trip itinerary. Our pet-friendly hotel has spacious, well-appointed guest rooms that are 100% nonsmoking. We also have an option for Express Checkout to easily accommodate all of our guests' needs. Get free Wi-Fi access and a free Bright Side Breakfast® served daily to deliver a full breakfast spread of waffles, hot and cold cereals, breads, fresh fruit, and all-you-can-drink coffee and juice to jumpstart your next journey in South Dakota. Follow the tidal wave down the hallway to the WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort, featuring over 30,000 sq. ft. of wet and wild fun as it’s the perfect place for kids from 1 to 92 years old to experience summer fun all year round.
Make waves all year round by visiting the WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort, located just down the hall from our property and enjoy soaking in their sun-kissed pool. Better gear up for Bear Country USA, the drive-through wildlife park in the Black Hills of South Dakota. Located only 12 miles from our hotel, you will have quick access to a unique and memorable area attraction. Animals range from the Arctic Wolf to the Canadian Lynx and every sort of species in between with black bears and buffalo. Once you have delighted the animal lover in your family, check out the most historical attraction in the state, the Mount Rushmore National Monument. You can’t come to this neck of the woods without observing this presidential tribute for yourself. Get outdoorsy at nearby Sioux Park or, a short drive away, Custer State Park. Area companies and businesses include Rapid Care Medical Center, South Dakota School of Mines, and Western Dakota Technical Institute.