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Rapid City Red House - Best Location in Rapid City

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
People
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in Rapid City - The Red House

Two-bedroom Home With Garage In Historic West Boulevard Neighborhood

This home will be a great headquarters for your Black Hills vacation. It features two small bedrooms with queen beds, and a comfortable couch for a fifth person to sleep on. The kitchen has all you will need for basic meals.

Enjoy your morning coffee while sitting on the covered front porch, and eat your meals on the porch or the side patio. Watch the many varieties of bees pollinate the xeriscaped front yard, and be sure to harvest some of the sage and thyme growing there for your meals. Lettuce, chard, kale and cilantro are currently harvestable in the greenhouse, and we are happy to cut a bag for you if you are interested.

Inside, the house is comfortable. It has a new furnace that keeps the winter at bay and central air conditioning keeps the house cool in the summer. The bathroom includes a bath/shower and a clothes washer and dryer.

The attached garage will fit one car and several bicycles, or several motorcycles if that’s your ride. You will appreciate it in the summer when afternoon thunderstorms can roll in, sometimes with hail.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Hans Stephenson
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
29 November, 2016

About Hans Stephenson

We own the local fly-fishing shop, which Hans manages full time while Christine works as a physical therapist. Elsa, our 6-year-old, helps us with the gardening and keeps us moving.

Hans Stephenson purchased this house in 2008

Why Hans Stephenson chose Black Hills

We purchased this house because we love the neighborhood. Christine grew up in the West Boulevard area. It's a friendly neighborhood that is clean, has many beautiful historic homes, and is close to where we work and play.

What makes this house unique

You can't beat our location for access to festivities and cultural events in downtown city, and we also have great access to in-town trails for biking, hiking and running. Plus, all of the attractions you want to see in the Black Hills are within an hour drive.

We have enjoyed many dinners outside on the patio or on the front porch saying hello to neighbors as they walk by and enjoying the landscaping.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(32 traveller reviews)

Rapid City Red House - Best Location in Rapid City
average rating of 4.78125 based on 32 reviews
Sacramento
5

Central Black Hills location

  • 5 of 5

We are so happy we decided to stay at the little red house. It was close to all the places we wanted to see in the area. Great to have a place where you could cook or barbecue if you wanted to. Lots of basic kitchen provisions were provided as well as ice cream and fresh baked cookies on arrival. A large outdoor vegetable garden was producing which the owners allowed us to pick from. What a treat! We would definitely recommend this place to anyone planning to visit the area.

Roy and Deborah

Folsom, Ca

  • Review Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house & great location

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for sharing your house with us! We loved the house - it had great historic charm and was in a great central location - we could walk downtown and to the Dinosaur Park and there were lots of places to run. It was a great starting point for our week of SD adventures. We appreciated the homemade cookies and the "things to do" book. The house had everything we needed as far as being able to prepare all meals, do laundry, etc. The invitation to share in the garden's bounty was also much appreciated! Thank you so much for a great experience. We highly recommend this house and the wonderful owners!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

Our family enjoyed our stay here! It wa the perfect place for us. Very quiet neighborhood. We would stay here again & recomend to anyone!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Home Base for Black Hills Adventures

  • 5 of 5

My family of six recently stayed in the Red House for three nights on the first leg of our "Epic Western Adventure". We found the house to be very comfortable and a perfect home base for our Black Hills vacation. It was very clean and had all the amenities we needed. The kitchen was well stocked for cooking dinners "at home" and the bedrooms were comfortable. The location was convenient for visiting Mount Rushmore, Custer State Park, Deadwood, and Wind Cave NP. We also enjoyed walking around downtown Rapid City and seeing the president statues. Don't hesitate to book this place for your visit to Rapid City!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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South Central Wisconsin
5

Perfect home for our Black Hills vacation

  • 5 of 5

We were so pleased with the Red House! The house was very comfortable, the location was great, and the homey touches (the kitchen had everything we needed to prepare meals, and the vegetable garden was an added bonus!) suited us perfectly. Thanks for your great South Dakota hospitality.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very clean and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

The house is very cozy and comfortable. Our family of 5 (two adults and three children 4 years and younger) thoroughly enjoyed our stay. It was it home base for all our travels for the 4 nights we stayed at the Red House. The kitchen was well stocked with all the needed pots and pans, along with all the kitchen utensils that we needed. We will definitely stay again if the Red House is available.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Rapid City Airport
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Pactola Reservoir
Car: recommended

This house is located just west of west boulevard in a very walkable, bike-able location. The house is one mile from downtown, one mile from two grocery stores, and four blocks from wilson park. The bike path that winds through rapid city is also just one mile away, which means you are minutes from great fishing, biking and running.

Rapid city has in the past few years created miles of great mountain biking, trail running and hiking trails right in town. This house is one mile from the m hill trails (hansen larson memorial park) and about four blocks from the nearest skyline drive trailhead.

Downtown rapid city offers year-round activities, including an artists' market and fountains in the summer and an ice skating rink in the winter. All of these activities are an easy 20-minute walk from this house.

Rapid city is a great headquarters for your black hills vacation. Head north to spearfish canyon or deadwood, south to custer state park, crazy horse and mount rushmore, or east to the badlands. From this house, you won't be more than an hour away from any attraction you choose.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Rapid City, USA

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Off-season 2016-2017
16 Oct 2016 - 14 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£277
for 2 nights
From
£113
£615
£1,222
 
 
shoulder season 2017
15 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£303
for 2 nights
From
£126
£745
 
 
Shoulder season Fall 2017
22 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£303
for 2 nights
From
£126
£745
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£468
for 3 nights
From
£139
£897
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £159
Cleaning Fee £48 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Rapid City in South Dakota

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis

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