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Featuring a covered pavilion with barbecue facilities and a fire pit, Rocket Motel is located in Custer. Free WiFi access is available. Mount Rushmore National Memorial is 30 minutes’ drive from the motel.

A flat-screen cable TV, a microwave and a small refrigerator are offered in each air-conditioned room at Rocket Motel Custer. An en suite bathroom with a hairdryer is included. Guests can enjoy views of the Black Hills National Forest.

A 6-person hot tub and a 24-hour front desk are available at Custer Rocket Motel. Other facilities offered at the property include a vending machine with drinks. The property provides free parking.

Custer State Park is 5 minutes’ drive from the motel. Crazy Horse Memorial is 5.4 miles from Rocket Motel.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Rocket Motel has been welcoming guests since 22 Oct 2014.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free private parking available on-site


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Room type
1 large double bed
1 single bed
2 double beds
2 double beds
Bedroom :
1 large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
1 large double bed
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • We’re visiting in a couple of weeks and can’t wait! Is there coffee available in the lobby or a coffee maker in the room?
    Coffee in the lobby from 7am to 10pm. Thank you, God bless, Don and Brenda
    Answered on 17 August 2021
  • are there laundry facilities for washing and drying clothes?
    There's a laundromat right across the street from the motel. Thank you, God bless, Don and Brenda
    Answered on 3 September 2022
  • Can I charge my Tesla?
    Yes, we have a charger. Thank you, God bless, Don and Brenda
    Answered on 14 February 2022
  • Does each room have control of their own A/C?
    Yes, each room has their own thermostat. Thank you, God bless, Don and Brenda
    Answered on 8 September 2022
  • do your king rooms have a king bed or lrg double like ad says
    Our king rooms have king bed and our rooms with 2 beds are double beds. Sorry for the confusion. Thank you, God bless, Don and Brenda
    Answered on 30 May 2022
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Facilities of Rocket Motel
Great facilities! Review score, 9.2
Most popular facilities
Free WiFi
Free parking
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Inner courtyard view
  • City view
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Mini golf
    Additional charge
  • Horse riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Canoeing
  • Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Hot tub
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Fax
  • Telephone
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Wake-up service
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules

Rocket Motel takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 22:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


Until 10:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 6 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Discover Rocket Motel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Rocket Motel

  • Rocket Motel is 650 yards from the centre of Custer.

  • The prices at Rocket Motel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Rocket Motel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Mini golf
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Horse riding

  • Yes, there is a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Rocket Motel on this page.

  • Room options at Rocket Motel include:

    • Double
    • Family
    • Suite

  • Check-in at Rocket Motel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:00.