The Grand Gateway Hotel has been family- owned and -operated for three generations. It's located at the center of everything that the Black Hills has to offer. Being centrally located, you won't have to stay in multiple hotels during your vacation. You can unpack at the Grand Gateway and make yourself comfortable. The hotel features an indoor heated pool with a 130-foot waterslide, a hot tub, an on-site restaurant and lounge, and beautiful event spaces. It's also pet-friendly! You don't have to leave your furry best friend back at home on this trip.
If you don't want to leave the hotel for dining or fun, you're in luck. Perkins Restaurant & Bakery is located within the hotel along with Cheers Lounge & Casino. Here, enjoy live entertainment, participate in karaoke, or get a drink from the bar. You can plan an array of special occasions at the ballroom, the salons, or the boardroom. Each event space has high tech features, beautiful decorations, and amazing sound systems. You'll also love the fitness center, laundry services, complimentary on-site parking, tour planning assistance, and the indoor pool area with pool tables and arcade games. Each room features free high-speed WiFi, premium cable on the flat-screen TV, a private shower/tub combination, climate control, and free local calling. You will also have a refrigerator, a microwave, and a coffeemaker.
You have an endless amount of activities in Rapid City. Travel to Crazy Horse Memorial, Mount Rushmore, Custer State Park, or the Badlands. By traveling just forty-five minutes in any direction, you will find Wall Drug, the city of Sturgis, or Deadwood. Within Rapid City, you have plenty of shopping and dining options as well. Visit Rushmore Mall to purchase gifts for friends and family back home or try a local restaurant. Try Tally's Silver Spoon, Murphy's Pub & Grill, or Dakotah Steakhouse.
Have some savory Asian stir fry, shrimp and beef with noodles, teriyaki chicken, spring rolls, dumplings, dessert doughnuts and ice cream and so much more at the Mongolian grill. Stop in at Walmart and get yourself some freeze dried mangos, Gushers, salted caramel poptarts, kettle jalapeno chips, colby jack cheese sticks, and V8 Splash juice or cranberry juice.. Rushmore Mall will have you shopping for all you can imagine; get some apple turnovers, creamcheese English toaster muffins, white cheddar buttery popcorn, cheesy sour cream chips and bean dip, starbursts, and anything else you crave. Imagine being wide eyed and stimulated by watching the latest films and eating nachos and a frozen coke at Golden Ticket Cinemas Rushmore 7.