10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Keystone, South Dakota - Updated 2022

Sharon A.
Sharon A.  
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Keystone is a relatively smaller town located right at the heart of the Black Hills in South Dakota. The Black Hills region is a richly forested place with exciting opportunities for hiking, snowmobiling, and biking. The presence of Big Thunder Gold Mine and National Presidential Wax Museum makes the destination a great choice not only for outdoor enthusiasts but also for those who love to explore history mixed with a little bit of culture. While you work on your list of the things to see and do, don’t forget to also make proper arrangements for your accommodation. And, in that regard, read below to learn about our top recommendations for the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Keystone, South Dakota.

1. Quaint and serene cabin (from USD 80)

The peace and serenity you’ll experience here is something you won’t find in very many places. This is a simple cabin located right at the heart of Echo Valley but within easy access to the region’s most popular attractions and amenities. The sounds from the woods and the occasional sightings of deer roaming about are so warm and inviting that you will not want to leave the place. As far as your comfort goes, the cabin has a king bed, a kitchenette, and a small living room with all you may need for a great night in the woods.

Minutes from Rushmore - Backroads Inn and Cabins
48 reviews
Entire home/apt 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed was extra comfortable
Cleanliness:
the cabin was clean and unique
everything was super clean
it was incredibly clean and had everything that we needed
if you love peace and tranquility and a safe and clean place to stay this is your place
Host:
host is friendly and helpful if you need anything
evan was a great host and gave thought to the details of the cabin
Location:
i highly recommend this location to all
it is in a good location
so cozy and quiet and beautiful location
this place was perfect so cute and cozy
cutest little cabin in such a picturesque and peaceful location
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2. Two-bedroom abode in a quiet valley (from USD 310)

Wake up to the beautiful sound of chirping birds in this beautiful cabin located in a quiet valley. It features two bedrooms, each with a queen bed. There is a fully furnished living room, a full bathroom with a shower, a half bath, a fully equipped kitchen, and a private deck for enjoying evening or morning coffee. Access from the property to a variety of attractions and amenities is also easy, given that it sits in a central location with proper road networks. This is a great place for those who would like to disconnect from the daily hustle of modern life since you will be surrounded by nature. Also note that the property does not come with proper internet connection.

The Woodsley - Hinterwood Inn & Cabins
Keystone, South Dakota, United States
145 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the amenities were sparkling clean the beds were comfortable and the view was breathtaking
beautiful space very roomy and comfortable
exactly as advertised nice space great views comfortable beds; an enjoyable place to stay while in the black hills
everything we needed was right there and the beds were very comfortable
Cleanliness:
sparkling clean and well decorated
the space was beautiful clean and so quiet
place was clean and easy to access
everything was sparkling clean
the cabin is extremely clean and comfortable
Host:
katelyn was such a great host
katelyn was awesome and responsive
they are the best hosts
katelyn was an incredible host and very timely with responses highly recommend
the hosts are extremely nice and caring
Location:
great location near downtown keystone
close to all the attractions
we loved that the location was centrally located yet secluded
great location close to mount rushmore and downtown keystone
great place to stay good location was great
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3. A real little gem in the Black Hills (from USD 101)

This is a two-bedroom house nestled right inside the Black Hills. It is impeccable in both design and finishing, guaranteeing you all the amenities you will need for a comfortable and convenient stay. The living room is spacious with a comfy sofa and large windows that allow in lots of sunlight. There is a fully equipped kitchen with a separate dining section for you to enjoy your meals. The property also comes with a well-maintained garden. Guests can enjoy easy access to downtown Keystone and Mount Rush National Museum which are both less than 10 minutes away.

LITTLE GEM IN THE BLACK HILLS!!
Keystone, South Dakota, United States
168 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a/c window units plus extra fans for comfort
lots of room nice deck and yard
the stay was perfect in every way with all the modern comforts of home (tv wifi etc)
ac tv fridge all of these were very efficient
we really appreciated the amenities and the stocked kitchen--beyond helpful navigating travel in a pandemic
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean and cozy
clean comfortable beds and plush towels
it was clean and had everything we needed
the place is clean and welcoming
it’s a very clean place
Host:
paowi is an excellent host
paowi is a thoughtful and helpful host
thanks to paowi for being a great host
the hosts were very nice and quick to respond with any questions
the hosts are very sweet and accommodating
Location:
a great central location to stay
great place to stay close to downtown
perfect location close to so many fun things
her place is great location is fabulous and so close to everything
perfect location to explore and sightsee
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4. Simple but gorgeous hilltop cabin (from USD 150)

This is a small hilltop cabin with all the comfort and convenience you may need for a simple stay. Inside the cabin, you will find a queen bed, a bathroom with a shower, a refrigerator, and a deck from where you can enjoy the breathtaking views of the canyon and the surrounding forest hilltops. The terrain is not kid-friendly, but about a mile (less than 2 kilometers) from the cabin, you will have easy access to some of the top amenities and attractions in the area, including Custer Park, Mt. Rushmore, and Norbeck Overlook amongst others.

Hill top Cabin.
Keystone, South Dakota, United States
111 reviews Superhost
Entire home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
terrific bed and linens
i do wish there would have been wifi as i didn't have cell phone reception in the area
no wi-fi but cute small cabin
diane's cabin is great great value but if you're looking for all the amenities (cable wifi etc
it was a small cabin but was perfect for showering and sleeping
Cleanliness:
clean and cozy
it was very clean and tidy
a nice clean little place
cabin was clean and as described
clean bed shower with towels and soaps a microwave and mini fridge
Host:
our host was super nice & accomodating
lovely host who was very accommodating when i was out of contact camping the week before i arrived
diane was a wonderful host
diane was a great host
Location:
excellent location- close to mt
perfect location for mt
super close to town
wonderful location just a short drive to town and mount rushmore
great location for mount rushmore and custer park
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5. Cozy and beautiful two-bedroom home (from USD 322)

This is a gorgeous two-bedroom home tucked in a wooded area with plenty of outdoor opportunities. The home has an open floor plan featuring a kitchen ready for your use and a seating area complete with a flat-screen TV, WiFi, and a soundbar. All the bedrooms have brand-new mattresses. One room features a king bed while the other has a queen bed. Also worth recognizing is the spacious back patio and the hot tub that will be accessible to all guests.

Cozy, beautiful, and convenient
Keystone, South Dakota, United States
171 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
furniture and bed was comfortable
jennifer's place is a modern and updated cottage with all the amenities for a comfortable stay
the style of decorating is relaxed and comfortable
it's the cutest coziest modern styled home with all the amenities
loved it at this place the reception was pretty bad but the wifi is up to date
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable space
quiet clean and comfortable
place was clean and comfy and secluded
the house was clean and well stocked
other than that it was super clean and stylish
Host:
thanks so much to our host jennifer
many thanks to the host
we had a great time here and the owner was incredibly responsive
the neighborhood is safe and quiet and the host was very responsive when we had questions
jennifer very quickly responded to any questions and was very friendly
Location:
perfectly secluded but close to everything
great location and beautiful scenery
jennifer's place is a cute little house not far from mount rushmore
great house in a convenient location
great house beautiful location
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6. Romantic getaway surrounded by National Forest (from USD 100)

This is a one-room cabin situated in 8 acres (3.23 hectares) of land, surrounded by National Forest. It contains a king-size bed, a twin bed, a small kitchen, a fire pit, and a grass grill. It is in a quiet and secluded location with the kind of atmosphere you would wish to have for a romantic getaway. It is also close to amenities and some of the leading attractions in the area, including Custer Park and Mt. Rushmore which are both less than 15 minutes away.

Hugo Cabin - Minutes from Rushmore - Backroads Inn and Cabins
16 reviews
Entire home/apt 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Host:
highly recommend the host and cabins
Location:
great location just off the main strip in keystone
great location my boyfriend and i had an amazing time
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7. Four-bedroom cabin with deck and fire pit (from USD 186)

Spend your nights in this stunning cabin located within the stunning Black Hills of South Dakota. The cabin’s interior boasts a rustic, yet modern feel, with every amenity of comfort and convenience you need for a memorable stay. Inside the cabin, you will find a total of four bedrooms, workout equipment, smart TVs, full baths, and a fully equipped kitchen. On proximity to attractions and amenities, Crazy Horse Memorial, Custer State Park, and Mount Rushmore are all within a 20-mile (32-kilometer) radius, hence, ensuring easy access.

Cabin w/Deck & Fire Pit - 9mi to Mt Rushmore!
Keystone, South Dakota, United States
54 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
accommodations and amenities were top line and beds very comfortable
the rooms and beds are beyond comfortable
Cleanliness:
it was so clean so beautiful and so much space
the home is spacious clean and enjoyable
Host:
they are so friendly to communicate with
Location:
great place and great location
great place and location room for everyone
great location you will not be disappointed
the location is ideal for exploring all of the black hills (mt
great location for enjoying the black hills and custer state park
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8. Beautiful three-bedroom home with views of Mount Rushmore (from USD 150)

The home is only 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) from Mount Rushmore and comes fully furnished to take care of all your accommodation needs. It has a spacious living room and a separate dining area with enough chairs for four. The kitchen is fully equipped and ready to take care of your meal preparation needs. The bedrooms also feature comfy beds and adequate storage for all the luggage you may come with. If you are looking for a great place to explore Mount Rushmore, then this is one of the best options.

View Mount Rusmore from your house.
Keystone, South Dakota, United States
55 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
attentive host clean near town and quite location
everything was wonderful very clean and a great location
the space was awesome and super clean
Location:
great location super close to mount rushmore and a quick drive to custer state park and the badlands
great place to stay close to all there is to do in the area and quiet
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9. Three-bedroom retreat with spectacular views of Mount Rushmore (from USD 643)

This is more than just a cabin. Think of it as a log house that has been equipped to give you a truly authentic stay in the mountains. It features a spacious living room, a fully equipped kitchen, a separate dining room, a laundry room, and a master bedroom all spread on two levels. From the cabin’s location, you will have easy access to Custer State Park as well as a plethora of hiking opportunities.

Rushmore View Retreat
Keystone, South Dakota, United States
61 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
rustic comfortable feel with all the comforts of home
Cleanliness:
the log home itself is charming with all the modern conveniences and was spotlessly clean on our arrival
Host:
very fast and helpful responses
chad is a fantastic host and gave us all sorts of suggestions for trails and points of interest
Location:
best of all is the location
super location for mount rushmore rapid city and all points nearby
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10. Three-bedroom property amidst National Forest (from USD 399)

Spend your nights in this gorgeous three-bedroom house surrounded by National Forest on two sides. The house is just a few minutes away from Mt. Rushmore, the 1880 Train, and downtown Keystone, among other attractions. It is fully furnished, with a spacious living room, elegantly furnished bedrooms, and a working kitchen. Due to its location, you will have plenty of things to do and see in the forests and the neighboring regions, not to mention the occasional interaction with wildlife that might be passing by.

Keystone Crossing
Keystone, South Dakota, United States
11 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
don't expect something really clean or fancy
Location:
i definitely recommend this location
this is a great location for sightseeing
this house was the perfect location if you are visiting mt
it's in a fantastic location
i highly recommend this house the location was great and the house was very clean
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Peace and serenity await you in Keystone

Don’t let the magic of Keystone pass you by simply because you settled for mediocre accommodation. Consider any of the above best Airbnb vacation rentals in Keystone, South Dakota, for a peaceful and memorable stay.

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