How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Microwave in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Indoor pool
TripAdvisor Reviews Sundowner Inn Hot Springs
Travel Blogs from Hot Springs
... after I found an available and reasonably priced hotel in Hot Springs, South Dakota, we ended up having to drive another 45 minutes to get there. I'm not sure I have ever been so tired in my life. After getting to the hotel, I could barely put a full sentence together. But, we made it safely and the place was actually pretty nice. I remember thinking that night when I finally laid in bed, "How on earth am I going to wake up and drive all day again ...
... and rockin' music. (Yes, it had a beat!) We could tell that this is one of THE places to be on Saturday night - Elvis was already up on stage with his guitar.....
Friday morning we drove to Mount Rushmore on the Iron Mountain Road, a beautiful 17-mile scenic route that showcases the beauty of the Black Hills. The road is famous for its views and unique 1930's construction featuring wooden structures called pigtail bridges and ...
... used to roam these prairies. It must have been an awe inspiring sight. Again, there were a lot of babies with this group. Suddenly a group of bikers on the other side of the herd coming our way apparently decided that they had waited long enough for the buffalo to do their thing and, disregarding the fact that the animals had the right of way, they started gunning their motors and pushing through the herd. This started off a mini stampede and was a ...
... fell further from the “Sweet-Free June” wagon, making the mistake of passing by the Kirchoff bakery counter and getting two nice treats “for the road”. The treats unfortunately did not find their way to “the road” as they met their fate “on the sidewalk” roughly 200 feet from the bakery.
Anyway, St. Louis was a big hit. We got a cheap hotel room, then headed to the Cardinal’s game ...
... the local herd of wild horses and burros. These feral donkeys were very friendly little creatures, a mother and foal (?) wandering among the assembled tourists.
There were more Bison along the way, very close to the road. Sam was pretty happy to see them up so close that it was possible to pick the grass in their shaggy wool.
By the time we got back to Hot Springs, we had added dozens of White tail and Mule deer to our list, but ...