Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Hill City

Come and experience Hill City and its museums, monuments and wineries. Renowned for its local tours, horse riding and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Hill City

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hill City a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Needles Highway (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Horse Thief Lake (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Sylvan Lake (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Needles Eye (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Rushmore Tramway Adventures (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Rocky Knolls Golf Course (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hill City

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hill City is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Horse Thief Lake (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Sylvan Lake (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Black Hills National Forest (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Center Lake (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Bear Country USA (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Custer State Park (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Hill City

The nearest airport is in Rapid City, SD (RAP-Rapid City Regional), located 26.9 mi (43.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hill City?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 403 holiday lettings around Hill City. From 223 cabins to 137 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hill City? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hill City. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Museum @ Black Hills Institute: 471 holiday lettings
  • Sonja's: 471 holiday lettings
  • Teddy Bear Town: 471 holiday lettings
  • Wade's Gold Mill: 472 holiday lettings
  • Stone Faces Winery: 512 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hill City listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Hill City?

Yes, of course. offers 223 Cabins in Hill City. Our other popular types of Hill City holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 137 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 223 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 223 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hill City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 15 holiday homes with pool available in Hill City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.