Americas Best Value Inn

620 Howard St, Rapid City, South Dakota, 57701, United States | 2 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Rapid City

Mt Rushmore and Rapid City

A travel blog entry by ksdeldridge


Couldn't wait to get out of the ****** hotel and on the road. We had breakfast at the Red Velvet Cafe in Main St, Sheridan. Their Breakfast Sandwhich and Chai Tea were both excellent. Then we made the long, tedious drive to Mt Rushmore. The first part was interesting enough with snow down to 4700 feet covering the grassy hills around us and the …

Drummond, MT - Rapid City, SD (689 mi)

A travel blog entry by aaronjsmith


We started two hours ahead of schedule in Drummond, MT. The goal was Kennebec, SD. We made it as far as Rapid City, SD. We decided to stop for the night here and go to Mt. Rushmore in the morning. This will put us about 5 hours behind schedule.

  • It was cold in the morning
  • When Sophie got into the Jeep, there was a spider …


A travel blog entry by jamesupdike


... solving. Although there are a couple of lectures per week, most of the learning occurs during group-work based "tutorials." The goals of PBL are to develop "flexible knowledge, effective problem solving skills, self-directed learning, effective collaboration skills and intrinsic motivation." I'm really interested to see how that compares to curriculum and teaching at the University of Minnesota. The school year is ...

Hardin to Rapid City

A travel blog entry by alisters


... still look into frame but you know mirror is not there. Then headed to Sturgis. We went to the Harley Davidson dealer...huge shop ..but only clothing and merchandise. Then onto the Full Throttle Saloon. It was still open..even though Sturgis rally ended over 2 weeks ago. The FTS was not the same as you seen on tv ...very run down, dirty and shabby. Maybe lights on at night help hide it all. We then went to the Buffalo Saloon. This was closed...but it just looked ...

Rock n' Roll in the Wild Wild West

A travel blog entry by sceraldi


... and spindly, others massive forms and figures—it was hard to drive a half mile without pulling over for more pictures and a moment to marvel and their awesomeness. Massive heat and pressure from continental plate activity caused an outer ring of the mountain to house metamorphic rocks and major unconformities. The final rock formation in the Black Hills is sedimentary; it is in these sedimentary rocks that a ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on 620 Howard St, Rapid City, is near Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf, Journey Museum, Museum of Geology, and Saddle Pass Trail.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsAmericas Best Value Inn Rapid City

    Reviewed by ksdeldridge

    WAY better than the one at Sheridan

    Reviewed Sep 27, 2013
    by (5 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    Although only a two star according to this is as good as any three star we have stayed in on our trip and worlds above the Sheridan Americas Best Value. Conveniently located, very clean and great facilities.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Americas Best Value Inn Rapid City

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding