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Nearly New Hand-Hewn Log Home on 11 Secluded Acres

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms (Sleeps 12) + Loft + Den

Built in 2012--. This nearly new hand-hewn log home is made from massive logs and is a work of art. Rustic logs, covered porch and wraparound deck give you a feeling that you are a part of nature.

The interior has warm pine and log walls, stone fireplace and accents combined with all the modern conveniences to make a relaxing stay.

It is set on 11 private wooded acres on a hillside above Beaver Creek which meanders through a lush meadow below. The creek is on the property and attracts wildlife year round. National Forest is just steps away, Herds of buffalo and elk are can be seen just 1 mile down the road in Wind Cave park or 6 miles away in Custer State Park.

This cabin is located 1.5 miles east of HWY 87 (Needles Highway) that runs north and south through Custer State Park and Wind Cave National Park and is just west of the border between the two parks.

The home has 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths.

The main level has a full kitchen, dining area and living room with high log beamed ceilings, view windows, cozy stone fireplace and patio doors to a wrap around deck. Master bedroom and bath are on the main level with patio doors to a private deck.

The second floor has loft area overlooking living room, 2 bedrooms and a full bath. Each bedroom has patio doors to it's own private balcony.

The walk-out basement has a large family room with wet bar, pool table and patio doors to a covered patio, 1 bedroom and a full bath.

More Details

Owner
Jody Landgrebe Owner/Manager
Member since: 2004
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 May, 2018

About Jody Landgrebe Owner/Manager

I've lived in the Custer area for 13 years and am a South Dakota native. After living out of state for 18 years, I returned to South Dakota for a more peaceful life.

Jody Landgrebe Owner/Manager purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Jody Landgrebe Owner/Manager chose Custer

I vacationed in the Custer area as a child, and returned to it because I've found the Custer area to be the perfect blend of rustic country living, beautiful scenery and friendly people. The town of Custer has all the shopping, restaurants and entertainment that anyone could possibly need without the frenzy of fast food, Walmarts and traffic that frazzle city folks lives.

What makes this cabin unique

I love this cabin's location, near Custer State Park and Wind Cave National park. Just 1.5 mile east is the back entrance to Wind Cave Park at an area where you can generally find herds of Buffalo and Elk. The cabin itself is very private as it is not visible from the road. Near dusk and dawn you can sometimes see elk at the front of the property near the creek area.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Custer, South Dakota

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Full 1 - toilet , bath with shower , Second floor near loft and 2 bedrooms
    Full 2 - toilet , shower enclosure , Main Level Master Bedroom
    Full 3 - toilet , bath with shower , Lower level
    Half 1 - toilet , Main Level
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , Main floor master bedroom and bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , Second floor
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double bed , 1 single bed , 2nd floor - Bunk bed has twin top & full size futon bottom
    Loft - 1 sofa bed/futon , 2nd fl - Full size sofa bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed , 1 sofa bed/futon , Walk-out basement - Queen bed plus full size sofa bed
    Family Room - 1 sofa bed/futon , Walk-out basement - Queen size sofa bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • veranda
  • wooden decking
  • 6 garden chairs
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • caving
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(72 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.8055553 based on 72 reviews
5

Gorgeous!

  • 5 of 5

The reviewers did not make up stories. This cabin is stunning and also secluded as many had indicated. We will be back!

Just note that when the GPS says you’ve arrived at your destination, you still have another 1.5 Miles to go!

  • Review Submitted: 27/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Escape!

  • 5 of 5

Two years ago we went to our children and asked them if they wanted Christmas presents or a family trip of their choice within a 8 hour drive from Omaha. They choose the black hills in winter! So we went on home away and found our cabin. It happened to be managed by Jodi. After that stay, and the experience this year we looked for a “Jodi” property again to rent and we were able to find one! It was perfect! We had a great time and even when we messed up on our dates she gave us the time to get out and even took the time to see if she had another cabin we could have for just one night. Thank you again Jodi!

  • Review Submitted: 22/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful & peaceful

  • 5 of 5

I really enjoyed my time here. Jody was super easy to work with. The house was even nicer than the photos. It is super close to Wind Cave NP and Custer state park where I was able to hike each day. Within just a few miles from the cabin I was able to photograph multiple bison, pronghorn, coyotes, elk, deer, Golden eagles, and so much more. I even witnessed a bison giving birth and watched the calf take its first steps. I loved the solitude and peacefulness of this property, and yet it is only 15 minutes to Custer. I highly recommend this place!

  • Review Submitted: 21/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, Secluded, Peaceful.....a little piece of Heaven on Earth!

  • 5 of 5

Scenery around the cabin was breathtaking! And the cabin......pictures simply do not do it justice. Beautifully decorated....kitchen well equipped with everything we needed. Plenty of room to sprall out and quaint enough to come together. Plenty of wildlife close by...deer will even come on the property to say hello! You will not be disappointed staying at the Beaver Creek cabin!!!

  • Review Submitted: 01/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Private and spacious!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our family vacation in this cabin. We had plenty of room for all of us to relax and enjoy different activities. We liked the privacy and views. The kitchen was well stocked with what we needed. Would stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 20/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great property

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful house,in a great location. Close to Wind Cave and Custer Parks. Very well equipped with everything you need. Jody,the owner is very easy to work with. You can't go wrong with this property.

  • Review Submitted: 14/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much. We enjoyed having you and hope you can return soon!
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Map

Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Rapid City Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
The Hitchrail
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Southern Hills
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Highway 87
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
The Hitchrail
Nearest Ski
65 Miles
Terry Peak/Deer Mountain
Nearest Beach
12 Miles
Stockade Lake
Car: necessary

Within 1.5 miles of Wind Cave National Park and 6 miles from Custer State Park. View freeroaming herds of buffalo, elk, antelope as well as big horn sheep, and deer, wild burros and prairie dogs. Bluebell Lodge in Custer State Park and the Hitchrail restaurant in Pringle offer great dining nearby. Bluebell also offers guided trail rides.

The Hills most beautiful lakes, Sylvan, Legion, Bismark, and Stockade are all within 10-15 miles for great fishing, swimming or boating. Custer, Hill City and Hot Springs have tons of unique shops and galleries. Hot Springs Golf course is 15 miles away and was voted '#1 9 hole golf course in North America' by Golf Digest. Of course Mt. Rushmore and Crazy Horse Memorial, the Mammoth site are within 20-40 minutes. In Late Sept is the Buffalo Roundup with a 2 day Arts Festival. Visitors can watch the actual round-up of the Buffalo. They are sorted and some are sold at the Buffalo Auction later in the fall.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cabin in Custer, South Dakota

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring
15 Apr 2018 - 23 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$333
From
AU$366
Fri,Sat
AU$1,998
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
24 May 2018 - 2 Aug 2018
4 night minimum stay
AU$533
From
AU$533
Fri,Sat
AU$3,462
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
2018 Rally
3 Aug 2018 - 12 Aug 2018
6 night minimum stay
AU$599
AU$3,995
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer
13 Aug 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
AU$533
AU$3,462
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall 2018
15 Sep 2018 - 20 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$333
From
AU$366
Fri,Sat
AU$1,998
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving 2018
21 Nov 2018 - 24 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$366
AU$1,998
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter 2017
25 Nov 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$233
From
AU$266
Fri,Sat
AU$1,465
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas 2018
21 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
AU$333
AU$1,998
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
AU$533
AU$3,462
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$33 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection AU$78.57

Christmas Dec 21- Jan 3 - $250/night plus sales tax.
Rates listed are for up to 6 guests. $25/night for each additional guest .
6% sales/lodging tax. $59 insurance fee.
Need to cancel? Cancellations over 60 days in advance get full refund less $50 processing fee. If less than 60 days, refunds will be made if re-booked. We will also work with you to re-schedule for another time.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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