Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your The Black Hills getaway

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in The Black Hills. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around The Black Hills

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that The Black Hills has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Needles Highway (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Sylvan Lake (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Needles Eye (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Horse Thief Lake (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of The Black Hills

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, The Black Hills is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Black Hills National Forest (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Sylvan Lake (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Horse Thief Lake (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Custer State Park (23.5 mi / 37.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around The Black Hills

Fly into Rapid City, SD (RAP-Rapid City Regional), the closest airport, located 34.7 mi (55.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Black Hills?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,108 vacation rentals near Black Hills. From 546 Cabins to 404 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Black Hills for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Black Hills?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Black Hills. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Rapid City: 214 vacation rentals
  • Deadwood: 648 vacation rentals
  • Custer: 368 vacation rentals
  • Wyoming: 1,618 vacation rentals
  • Hill City: 396 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Black Hills! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Black Hills?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Black Hills:

  • Rapid City: 214 rentals
  • Deadwood: 648 rentals
  • Custer: 368 rentals
  • Hill City: 396 rentals
  • Lead: 521 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Black Hills?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Black Hills. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Mount Rushmore: 526 rentals
  • Custer State Park: 391 rentals
  • Sylvan Lake: 266 rentals
  • Terry Peak Ski Area: 306 rentals
  • Spearfish Canyon North Entrance: 524 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Black Hills listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.