Destination guide

Head to the scenic city of Keystone

Come and experience Keystone and its monuments, art galleries and history. This scenic city is known for its mountain views, shopping and horse riding. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Keystone

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Keystone a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rushmore Tramway Adventures (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Horse Thief Lake (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Needles Eye (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Putz n Glo - Black Light Mini Golf (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Sylvan Lake (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Needles Highway (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Keystone

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Keystone is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Horse Thief Lake (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Center Lake (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Sylvan Lake (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Bear Country USA (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Custer State Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Dinosaur Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Keystone

The nearest airport is in Rapid City, SD (RAP-Rapid City Regional), located 21 mi (33.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Keystone?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 545 holiday lettings around Keystone. From 219 cabins to 246 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.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Keystone?

What an amazing view! That's what you'll be exclaiming when you head for the hills and indulge in a fantastic high-altitude getaway. HomeAway has 211 mountain holiday properties available. Open to more ideas? HomeAway has a bunch more property options to investigate, including:

  • 96 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 52 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 37 mountainside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Keystone?

Say goodbye to standard, cookie-cutter chain-hotel rooms. Our house holiday rentals each have their own unique personalities — and all the space you and your group could need! There are 233 options listed on HomeAway. Prices begin at £94 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather choose one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Cabin: 182 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £76 per night.
  • Hotel: 36 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £26 per night.
  • Cottage: 25 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £88 per night.

Can I stay in Keystone in a large group?

Nothing beats meeting up with your old friends or spending a few weeks with your family in a wonderful new place. And the best thing, HomeAway has places to suit. The favourite choice for larger groups here are cabin holiday rentals, and we have 55 currently listed. If you're wanting to stay in a larger group, the properties for rent that will serve you well include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we have 266 rental properties perfect for that size. Book a night from just £82.
  • Looking for a holiday property for 8 guests? We have 228 that will suit. The starting price is £142 per night.
  • Trying to find rental properties catering to 10 guests? You'll be pleased to know we have 120 that'll be perfect. You can grab one for as little as £96 a night.

So don't worry! When you travel with us you can take your aunt, your grandpa and all your buddies to Keystone.