After you've spent the day exploring all that the Black Hills has to offer, let our hospitality envelop your nights. Experience the tranquility and beauty of the Black Hills in our convenient motel near Mount Rushmore.

With eight rooms in our motel building, two being ADA accessible, we promise you'll never experience anything quite like Black Hills lodging at the Powder House. Our professional staff works hard to ensure that your every need is met and your expectations are exceeded during your stay, including at our relaxing outdoor patio and restaurant, where you'll experience Black Hills dining at its finest. Your stay at the Powder House will be a Black Hills lodging experience you won’t soon forget, and you’ll also quickly realize why we have guests that return to stay with us year after year. In addition to our comfortable motel near Mount Rushmore, we also offer a variety of cabins and exclusive vacation packages you won't find anywhere else.

The Black Hills has a long list of amazing sites to see and attractions to explore. After you've finished a long day taking in the beauty and attractions of the Black Hills, we invite you to relax in our heated outdoor pool, or sip a cocktail on our outdoor patio while the kids enjoy themselves on our playground

Standard Amenities

  • Towels, Linens and Daily Maid Service
  • Microwave and Mini-Fridge
  • Free Local Phone Calls
  • Limited Cable TV
  • Air Conditioning and Heat
  • In-Room Coffee
  • Hair Dryers
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Access to our Heated Outdoor Pool
  • Playground
  • All Rooms are Non-Smoking

Roll-aways and cribs are also available ($10/night)

Check In/Check Out

Check-in time is after 3:00 p.m.
Check-out time is 10:00 a.m.

All exceptions must be pre-arranged.

Lower rates during off-season

Call for current rates and additional information:


*Rates do not include tax. Rates and availability subject to change without prior notice. Rates may be higher during special events and holidays.

Standard Motel Rooms

Tucked up into the hillside on the southern end of our property, we invite you to enjoy the modern convenience and plentiful amenities of our standard motel rooms. Our two-story motel features eight rooms that include all of our standard amenities, as well as a private bathroom with a tub/shower combo. Six of the motel rooms are furnished with two queen size beds, and the other two motel rooms are ADA compliant and feature one king size bed.


  • Two Queen Size Beds in the Six Standard Rooms
  • One King Size Bed in the Two ADA Compliant Rooms
  • Private Bathrooms with Tub/Shower Combo


$119.95 per night

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Two Queens and a Sofa Sleeper (6-plex)

Located across the parking lot from our restaurant, at the base of the hill, the 6-plex (six units in one building) is a nice change from your "typical" motel room. Adjacent to Mount Rushmore, this motel features an all log exterior, with the rooms containing high pine walls with vaulted ceilings. Each room features two queen beds and a queen comfort sleeper, as well as all of our standard amenities and a private bathroom featuring a tub/shower combo. You will also have access to an ample deck that includes a gas fire pit, perfect for gathering ‘round after a long day of sightseeing.


  • Perfect for Families of 4 or More
  • 2 Queen Size Beds
  • Queen Size Comfort Sleeper
  • Private Bathroom with Tub/Shower Combo
  • Ample Deck and Patio Space with Gas Fire Pit


$139.95 per night

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