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Highlights Mount Rushmore

  • Peaceful getaways
  • Exciting outdoor activities
  • Historical landmarks
  • Natural landscape

Best Vacation Rentals in Mount Rushmore

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Hill City, Mount Rushmore
Vacation Rental • 10 Guests • 3 Bedrooms
(20 reviews)
Beautiful 2,000+ square foot vacation home located in Hill City. Walk to 1880 train, dinner or lunch at the Alpine Inn, or walk downtown to do some shopping. Mickelson Hiking/Biking Trail just steps from the house. House is located less than 25 miles from Rapid City. Within thirty minutes drive you can visit: Mount Rushmore National Monument, Crazy Horse Memorial, Needles Hwy, Custer State Park, Lakes, Bear Country, Water Slide, golf courses and Children attraction: Storybook Island. House is approximately one hour from Sturgis/ Deadwood/ and the Badlands. Keywords: black hills Vacation Home,
from $278 / night
Mount Rushmore, Pennington County
Vacation Rental • 495 ft² • 1 Bedroom
(59 reviews)
The Couple's Cabin is a sweet log 'post & beam' construction in the Black Hills of South Dakota. Open all year long, this couple’s hideaway is tucked in behind the main house with the front door opening onto US Forest Service land. Total privacy and beautiful scenery. Because of the large windows in the living room & kitchen area you will feel as if you were outside - even when you are inside. Deer on the hillside and in the backyard are a common sight. This cabin was the “home show display model” for a local log home builder thus everything is top of the line – cozy and comfortable...
from $102 / night
Hill City, Mount Rushmore
Vacation Rental • 2196 ft² • 3 Bedrooms
(20 reviews)
Accommodates 8 people. Maximum 6 adults. Sleeper sofa for children ONLY. Be sure to place an inquiry with any questions before “clicking BOOK NOW” to reserve online. We are happy to answer any questions before you commit with payments.This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home was built in 2008. it is located on Prospector Mountain on a ridge overlooking Main Street Hill City and the Black Hills Central Railroad (1880 Tourist Train). Enjoy the beautiful views of the surrounding mountains and nearby Harney Range. Paved roads lead all the way to this home with a double garage. It is just a stroll down the h...
from $344 / night

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Prices and availability

Vacation rental prices Mount Rushmore

$452for 10 Dec - 17 Dec
$390 annual average
Average price per week

Vacation rentals availability Mount Rushmore

45%for 10 Dec - 17 Dec
53% annual average
Percentage of available rentals

Vacation rentals in Mount Rushmore

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Are you planning a peaceful getaway to a place where you can find comfy accommodation and a natural landscape to explore? Whether you’d prefer relaxing in a rental property or spending days soaking up what’s near you, a visit to Mount Rushmore, South Dakota, can come in handy. Before you visit Mount Rushmore, you may want to look for an ideal place to stay. Luckily, we value your peace and comfort, and that’s why we’d like to direct you to the best rentals in Mount Rushmore. Look for ideal rentals in a natural landscape near the sites that attract more visitors here. You only need to move out of your rentals and start enjoying the scenic views nearby even before exploring various locations.

Rustic vacation rentals for everyone

If you value comfort, peace and nature, Mount Rushmore has a rental property to match your needs. You can find a rental that can perfectly accommodate a family or friends. Would you prefer staying in a fully-equipped rental to spend a vacation with your family and feel right at home? Do you want to visit Mount Rushmore for a weekend getaway with friends and need a spacious rental? You can scroll from our long list of vacation rentals to the right one for you. Enjoy staying in a rental with a pool, terrace, balcony and view. If you want to bring your pet along, look for a pet-friendly rental. In addition, you’ll find rentals with modern amenities like internet, air conditioning, parking and TV.

Vacations in Mount Rushmore

The area and getting around

Mount Rushmore natural landscape

The natural setting, fresh air, natural air, natural sounds, and scenic views will wow you when you visit Mount Rushmore. Mount Rushmore biological diversity will offer you a perfect site for outdoor activities. Head to Mount Rushmore National Park and explore the interior to understand why the venue attracts more than three million visitors annually. If you exhaust all that’s in the national park, you can head west to the Black Hills and find out what’s unique about the hills and the Black Hills National Forest. Finally, visit Badlands in the east and find the monumental locations waiting to be explored.

Mount Rushmore small and welcoming towns

After soaking up what’s in the national parks and forests, you may want to head to the nearby towns. Although the cities may be small, you’ll always find something interesting. For example, rapid City has an airport and rustic buildings that serve antique shops, stores, restaurants and bars. Visit other cities nearby such as Deadwood, Hill City and Keystone and find out what’s unique about them. If you want to eat and drink as you explore the cities and order meals like sandwiches, chicken wings, burgers, and drinks like beer and wines.

Travelers and outdoor activities

Mount Rushmore National Memorial for history lovers

The first thing that will draw you to Mount Rushmore National Memorial is its historical and patriotic views. Here, you’ll view and admire the sculpted faces of presidents like George Washington, Theodore Roosevelt, Thomas Jefferson and Abraham Lincoln. Admire their face carvings and take stunning photos for remembrance. Visit museums nearby and learn how this stone masonry was carried out. Next, stroll the Avenue of Flags as you head towards the National Memorial. Sample all the 50 starts that appear as if they’re waving at you.

Mount Rushmore natural landscape for recreation activities

After you’ve ventured into the history of this region, you can explore Mount Rushmore and the nearest natural sites for recreation. Head to Grand View Terrace to walk the presidential trail. You can spend about 40 minutes trailing and viewing interesting sites like stones, wildlife and plants. Then, go for a guided tour with a ranger from whom you’ll get lessons on the history, culture and nature of Mount Rushmore. Your little ones can join the Junior Ranger Program to learn how to protect and preserve national treasures.

Did you know that Mount Rushmore was named after Charles E. Rushmore, a New York attorney in 1885? This was even before Rushmore sculpted the four big faces of former presidents.

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Badlands National Park

Travel for 1.5 hours from Mount Rushmore to Badlands National Park and discover why it stands out. Here, you’ll enjoy exploring the rugged natural landscape where you can view steep canyons and the dramatic layers of rocks. You can bring your family along and go hiking and camping. Take photos of colorful buttes and pinnacles, mixed-grass prairie, and other incredible landscapes.

Wildlife Loop Road

Would you like to take your loved ones on a tour where they can enjoy sightseeing and spot various wild animals? Wildlife Loop Road is an 18-mile drive through open grassland, canyons, and hills covered with pines. Here, you can experience Mother Nature, offering scenic views and wildlife watching. For instance, you can spot animals like buffalo, elk, prairie dogs, whitetail deer, bighorn sheep, eagles and hawks.

Devils Tower

Visit Devils Tower, an outstanding feature considered sacred by the indigenous and Northern Plains Indians. The tower is an ideal spot for exploring natural elements, plants and animals within the park. Climb the tower using temporary anchors and camming devices. You can climb along the hundreds of parallel cracks dividing Devils Tower into hexagonal columns.

Jewel Cave

Would you like to explore the third longest cave globally? Jewel Cave offers you over 208 miles of surveyed and mapped underground passages. Walk past fragile formations and glimpse at the brilliant colors displayed. Enjoy spending time in this maze as you discover its scientific wealth. You can visit Jewel Cave with your family and go on a leisurely guided tour. However, if you come with your friends, you can go on a guided cave tour through strenuous paths.

Horse Thief Lake

Visit Horse Thief Lake, that’s two miles away from Mount Rushmore. Do you wonder where the name “Horse Thief Lake,” came from? Learn more about a group of bandits who stole horses in that region. Try various recreations such as fishing, canoeing, and kayaking in the lake. However, if you walk out of the water, you can go hiking, climbing, horseback riding, wildlife viewing and mountain biking in Black Hills National Forest. If you visit during winter, some activities such as skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling may be your best options.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Mount Rushmore

What is the average price for vacation rentals in Mount Rushmore?

Last year, rentals in Mount Rushmore had an annual average price of around $342 per night.

What time of year offers, on average, the best vacation rental prices in Mount Rushmore?

According to the previous year, the months that are the cheapest in Mount Rushmore are May, April and October, with average prices of $275, $288, and $303, respectively.

When does the price of vacation rentals in Mount Rushmore go up the most?

Following the data observed last year, costs per night for accommodation here are usually higher, on average, during the months of December ($424), January ($422), and November ($377).

Are there usually many vacation rentals available in Mount Rushmore?

If you decide to put Mount Rushmore on your bucket list, we recommend planning your vacation ahead of time because it is usually very high in demand, with an annual average of 79% of rentals booked the previous year.

When are more vacation rentals available?

Last year, the months with more available accommodation of the year in Mount Rushmore were August, February and March, with average availabilities of 42%, 33%, and 27%, respectively.

Are there many vacation rentals in Mount Rushmore?

Holidu has 70 properties in Mount Rushmore, provided by 2 different partners.

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