Lookin’ for a Ma & Pa kind of place? Quiet and Tranquil? Well… ya done found it! The Roost Resort is a campground in Custer, South Dakota, that hosts 11 cozy cabins for rent with kitchenettes and all the essentials. We also have RV rental sites, tent camping sites, all nestled in nature with pine trees, deer, wild turkeys, and critters. BBQ grills, fire pits, a full bathhouse and a small playground (swing set, Horse shoe pit, & basketball hoop) for kids & adults is all included. We are just a short drive from Mount Rushmore, the Crazy Horse Memorial, and 1.5 miles from Custer State Park. Whether you’re on your way to Sturgis, heading underground in Wind Cave National Park, experience fishing at one of the local lakes, or just stopping by for a well-deserved rest and relaxation, give us a call to start your vacation!
The Roost Resort is NOW open to guests for our summer 2022 season. If you know your dates for this year, please give us a call or send us an email to reserve. Our 2023 Calendar is also active and we're accepting reservations for next year too. We will stay open until November 1st this year with limited services after October 3rd. (Offering electric only in the campground and providing 2 full service cabins with queen beds.)
SPECIAL NOTICE: THE ROOST RESORT WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC FROM FRIDAY 5/20/2022 TO 5/23/2022. (Re-opening 5/24/22)
Sorry, as of 2022, The Roost Resort will no longer be hosting large groups and/or family reunions.
We understand that people do prefer to book online instead of calling. So, if you prefer to book with us on line, please send us an email (click on our contact tab). Let us know what your looking for. RV, tent site or Cabin, your dates, and the number of people in your party. From there we will email our availability back to you. If your in agreement, we will secure the deposit needed via credit card and email you back a confirmation. We check our emails several times a day and our response time should not be very long.
Make sure you visit us on Facebook, The Roost Resort LLC. Shelah does a great job of posting videos and pictures of everything that goes on around here. We have also added a Camp map to our web page too, so make sure you check that out so you know where your cabin/RV site is located. RV's checking in please pull to the right and STOP on the asphalt road just prior to turning onto the main entrance gravel road to check in and get directions to your RV site. PLEASE DO NOT BLOCK THE ROADWAY AND/OR MAIN GRAVEL ENTRANCE TO THE RESORT.
PLEASE REVIEW our rates and updated policy information (to include Sturgis) before booking.
We do not physically man the office until 3:00PM. ALL CHECK-INS and GUEST SERVICES begin at this time with the office closing at 8:00PM. This schedule allows better time management for your hosts who are physically working out on the property preparing for your 3 oclock arrival. We always have the office phone in our possession while we're open for the season, so if there is an emergency outside of our office hours, you can always call us.
Sunday 6/19/22: Rise-N-Shine, Happy Fathers Day Pancake Breakfast. Join us at "The Gathering Place" from 8:00-9:00 AM for Pancakes,eggs & Sausage. (No Nitrate or MSG sausage patties) (Regular or Keto pancakes available) (Cage free farm fresh eggs)("Real" Maple Syrup)("Real" Butter). Cowboy Coffee and Orange Juice available. DADS EAT FREE, Adult plate is $6.00 and kids 10 and under is $3.00. PURCHASE MEAL TICKETS AT OFFICE, Registered guests only. (PRICES SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
Monday 7/4/22: Happy Independence Day: Join us here at The Roost Resort in celebration of our freedoms. Boy do we have some fun in store for ya'll !! Meet us at the Chuckwagon for a Chuckwagon supper at 6:00 PM. Home-made 3/4 lb beef pattie burgers with all the trimmings available with nitrate-free beef hot dogs, chips, cowboy beans, watermelon, brewed iced tea, apple juice for the youngsters. Free amazing live entertainment starts at 5:00PM under the Silo-Gazebo featuring Rusty Rierson who is a Nashville recording artist. Trust us, you wont want to miss it. And, thats not all....Complimentary cake and ice cream and make sure to bring a lawn chair for fireworks at 9:00PM for fireworks from pagent Hill viewable from our west entrance drive way. Pick up your prepaid meal tickets at the office no later than July 3rd. Adult plate: $16.00 (1 hamburger or 2 hot dogs) Kids plate $5.00 (Hotdog, chips, watermelon, Apple juice) CASH ONLY, Note: Menu is subject to change based upon availability. Registered guests only.(PRICES SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
Friendly reminder-check in time for both RV's & Cabins is from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM and check out time is 10:00 AM. We ask that you please not arrive early. This policy is in place to allow your hosts the 5 hours needed after check out to prepare the cabins and campground for your arrival. As to not disturb other RV Guests in the campground, we do not allow RV check-ins after 8:00PM.
We will see you all very soon !!!
Shelah & Tom