Roost Resort

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, 1 tent site, 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! 

HAPPY NEW YEAR, YA’LL !!! Looks like a busy summer headed our way for 2024. We already have limited availability on some dates with AUGUST already 75 percent booked. If you know your vacation dates, please give us a call. We will not be having set office hours for 2024.  We will physically open the office at our usual 3:00PM for new arrival check-ins and then close after the last check-in has arrived for the evening. Guests needing assistance during their stay may call us on our office number. There will be no check-in’s after 8:00 PM.  Closing date for 2024 will be October 7th (weather permitting)

Please Note: As a guest of The Roost Resort, it is your responsibility to read and review our policies. It is also your responsibility to follow our policies while being a guest here. As owner’s of The Roost Resort, we have the right to cancel a reservation and ask you to leave the premises based upon non-compliance of such policies with no refunds given.               

Occupancy changes for 2024: Our larger secluded cabins 9 & 10 will now have an occupancy of 5 persons max with a 2 night minimum. Our cabin 4 (Bears Den) will now be a queen bed, sleeps 2. 

Our cabin rates for 2024 will be the same as 2023. Please check our updated policy on our RV occupancy and pricing.

Sorry, The Roost Resort  no longer hosts large groups and/or family reunions. (Exceeding 12 people)

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 is 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 updated rate and policy information (to include Sturgis) before booking. We assume that you have read and understood these policies when your reservations were made.  Please feel free to ask us any questions if clarification is needed.



There will be no events planned for 2024.


Friendly reminder-check in time for both RV’s & Cabins start at 3:00 PM. We ask that you please not arrive early. 

We will see you all very soon !!!  

Your Hosts,
Shelah & Tom