Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Rapid City getaway

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Rapid City. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Rapid City

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Rapid City has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Elk Rapids Golf Club (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Twin Birch Golf Course (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • The Chief Golf Course (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Chateau Grand Traverse (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Grandview Golf Club (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Mt. Holiday Ski Area (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Rapid City

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rapid City is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Torch Lake Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Torch Lake (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Haserot Beach (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Traverse City State Park (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Bryant Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Grand Traverse Bay (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)

Traveling to and around Rapid City

Fly into Traverse City, MI (TVC-Cherry Capital), the closest airport, located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Rapid City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 398 holiday lettings near Rapid City. From 81 Cabins to 142 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rapid City is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rapid City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Rapid City. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Legend: 776 holiday lettings
  • Boyne Mountain: 350 holiday lettings
  • Centre Ice Arena: 1,107 holiday lettings
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf: 1,227 holiday lettings
  • Guntzviller's Spirit of the Woods Museum: 1,374 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rapid City listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Rapid City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 81 Cabins in Rapid City. Our other popular types of Rapid City holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 142 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 81 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 133 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rapid City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 149 holiday homes with pool available in Rapid City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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