Hot Springs KOA

27585 SD Highway 79

Hot Springs, SD 57747

Reserve: 800-562-0803

Info: 605-745-6449

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Cabin Reviews

Aug 30, 2015
Great location and wonderful hosts
Aug 26, 2015
Great time. Good people.
Aug 24, 2015
Great place,was very comfortable made are trip verysatisfying
Aug 24, 2015
Overall awesome campground with friendly staff. Our only knock was the freezing cold "heated" pool. We stay at KOA's because we like to swim, so this was a bummer.
Aug 23, 2015
Great cabin...very clean and accommodating. I only complaint is the breakfast, which was kind of greasy, dried biscuits, and under-cooked hash browns. The staff were amazing, friendly, and hospitable.
Aug 19, 2015
We stayed for 3 nights in a basic cabin and found this was one of the cleanest KOAs we've ever been to. The kids loved the pool area and rec room, and I appreciated the cleanliness of the bathrooms and cabin. The only drawback was finding a wasp nest in our picnic table; two of my kids were stung repeatedly.
Aug 18, 2015
Deluxe cabin was very clean and comfortable. Campground well maintained. Staff friendly and helpful. Will definitely stay again. Thanks for a great trip!!
Aug 18, 2015
We were so happy our kamping kabin had AC considering it was one of the hottest weekends of the summer. Restrooms/showers were exceptionally clean. Breakfast was great! The place has WiFi, but the signal was very limited where we were staying.
Aug 13, 2015
Excellent! The owners were very accommodating and friendly. Great facilities.
Aug 13, 2015
Very nice place to stay. only reason for a 4 star were the staff didn't interact with guests like the other KOA we had stayed at on out trip. Very clean facility.
Aug 12, 2015
Nicely shaded. We stayed in a cabin this time, but like to tent camp. It's nice to have shade trees when all you've got is a tent.
Aug 10, 2015
I stayed in a deluxe cabin, it was very nice with everthing I needed. Staff was super friendly. Breakfast was very slow to make (over 30 min), again staff was friendly.
Aug 09, 2015
A great place to stay slightly removed from all the traffic of the Parks.
Aug 08, 2015
People were great. Cabin was clean and very nice. Good stay.
Aug 07, 2015
Best KOA ever! Very kind and environmentally minded staff. Excellent! The pancacke crew was really fun too.
Aug 06, 2015
Great location, great owners, clean facility. Very Nice!!!!!
Aug 06, 2015
The folks seemed lovely, but the spot was very public, not attractive, and full of ants.
Aug 04, 2015
Very clean!
Aug 04, 2015
Nice place and everything you would expect from KOA.
Aug 03, 2015
Awesome
Aug 03, 2015
Aug 03, 2015
We've stayed at the KOA in Hot Springs, SD for several years while attending the annual Sturgis rally. John and Cathy are very welcoming and the accomodations are excellent. Charles Littrell
Aug 01, 2015
Jul 29, 2015
It was good but your queen size bed feels like I was laying on the floor. The door frame to enter the cabin was so warped it was hard to open the door to get into and out of the cabin. Also the door for the bathroom was also warped so it was very hard to shut the sliding door because it kept scraping the framework. Other than those 3 problems it was a nice cabin and campground.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Thank you for your comments. We were sorry about the doors. Had you stopped in the office we would have taken a look at them. Unfortunately after you left we saw the issues & are getting them fixed. They weren't warped as noted but it appears someone tried to force the doors breaking the door frames
Jul 27, 2015
What a great place to meet with my family. John and Cathy are the greatest hosts.
Jul 27, 2015
Jul 27, 2015
John and Cathy are fantastic hosts. Wonderful experience.
Jul 25, 2015
I was very impressed with our cabin condition! I have stayed in some not so nice ones, this one is GREAT!!
Jul 24, 2015
Nice place to base day trips out of. Kids loved the pool and miniature golf. Would have been nice to have a screen door on the cabins to help with air flow/bugs.
Jul 22, 2015
Great little cabin. Very friendly staff.
Jul 20, 2015
Really great spot to stay. Clean pool. Clean restrooms. The only downside was our cabin had a door that stuck and the area outside of it was small, but the other cabins we saw looked like they had nice space outside. Highly recommend!
Jul 20, 2015
Great experience! Everything was very clean.. restrooms and cabin! People were kind and helpful! Will come back to stay again!
Jul 20, 2015
Very well maintained establishment. A very affordable place.
Jul 20, 2015
The hosts were wonderful, the pool was outstanding. The only downsides were extremely low water pressure, and we could only get WiFi (only two bars) if we sat right up by the office. Even then it cut out constantly.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Thank you for your comments. Unfortunately you were here over the 4th of July weekend when the campground was full. There were a lot of people using water which can lead to low water pressure at times. As for the WiFi, you were in a cabin on the fringe of the WiFi range & we always tell folks that.
Jul 16, 2015
Jul 14, 2015
Jul 14, 2015
very enjoyable stay. Great owners and staff.
Jul 14, 2015
Cabins were clean, washrooms were clean, lots of stuff in the store, coffee and breakfast were cheap, and it is a great location to get to everything in the black hills area.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Thank you for your wonderful comments.
Jul 13, 2015
The cabins are so close together it feels like you are sitting in your neighbors lap and you are on public display. I like my privacy. Also, very disappointed that there were no free pancakes. Owners said they open their breakfasts to the public because Hot Springs has only 1 or 2 other places to get breakfast. We counted more than 6. That's HOGWASH!!

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Thank you for your comments. We are sorry you we're unhappy w/ your cabin, we could have moved you to a cabin on the hill if you asked. We started our café 3 yrs ago when restaurants were closing in town to offer breakfast. Now there are 4 restaurants in town that offer breakfast.
Jul 10, 2015
Jul 10, 2015
Staff was wonderful and made our stay comfortable.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Thank you for your nice comments.
Jul 10, 2015
Great people. We have stayed at a lot of KOA'S and this one is at the top of our list.

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Thank you for your nice comment.
Jul 06, 2015
I really enjoyed my stay at this KOA. The staff was really friendly and helpful. The cabins were clean and meet all expectations. I would definitely stay there again!
Jul 05, 2015
Our stay at Hotsprings KOA in SD was WONDERFUL!! There are 2 Hotsprings KOA's so we were devastated when we arrived in SD (from Canada) without a reservation...we booked in AR. John & Cathy immediately took care of us and everything worked out better than imagined. Wonderful friendly staff that go above & beyond, well maintained resort, lots of amenities, very clean & organized. AMAZING!!

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Thank you for your comments. We are glad you had a good vacation & hope that you will return again.
Jul 04, 2015
The cabin was very comfortable and relaxing. The pool was clean and refreshing. We enjoyed being my all the sights we wanted to see!
Jul 04, 2015
John and Kathy were great. any issues were taken care of right away whether we needed anything for the cabin or a fire ring
Jul 02, 2015
Stayed in a deluxe cabin. Nice to have a tv for news after a long trip. The owners were great and accommodating to our unique needs. The mini golf was fun. The pool looked nice but we didn't use it. Bathroom a/c and fridge in deluxe cabin are so nice to have for travelers!

CAMPGROUND RESPONSE / COMMENTS:

Thank you for your wonderful comments.
Jun 28, 2015
The owners are very nice, hard working people. We stayed in a deluxe cabin that was spotless. Great stay.
Jun 27, 2015
two cabin nites (twice), excellent staff/happy people/very clean in all areas - love the old forest feel of the ponderosa/juniper, etc. Perhaps some time aome cyprus could be planted for traffic noise as it sits at the hwy. But overall - excellent.
Jun 25, 2015
We stayed in a Deluxe Cabin that was spotless and the staff was fantastic. There was a breakfast available every morning and is cooked by an incredible cook by the name of Marcy. This KOA is a great spot to stay and explore the area.
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