The Most Famous Hotel In South Dakota Is Also One Of The Most Historic Places You'll Ever Sleep
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You have visited South Dakota’s world-famous landmarks more times than you can count and have even visited a mine or two, so now what? It’s time to stay the night in a historic hotel, of course, like the famous Hotel Alex Johnson:
Tucked away in the heart of Rapid City, the Hotel Alex Johnson is a stunning 143-room masterpiece that mixes luxury with history.
Opened in 1928, the Hotel Alex Johnson was established to accommodate the uptick in tourism and has hosted such prestigious guests as Presidents Ronald Reagan and Calvin Coolidge, Cary Grant (pictured), and Alfred Hitchcock.
Billed as one of the most historic hotels in America, Alex Johnson still boasts much of its original interior and ambiance, which will have you thinking you have hopped in a time machine and traveled back to SoDak's heyday.
In terms of accommodations, the Hotel features traditional guest rooms and swanky suites, all of which come with comfortable pillow-top mattresses, 42″ flat-panel HDTVs, and complimentary wifi.
In addition to the rooms themselves, the Hotel Alex Johnson also offers such amenities as restaurants and bars, a gift shop, and easy access to exciting downtown Rapid City.
Psst... Keep your eyes peeled, as rumor has it that you can still see the late Alex Johnson roaming the lobby and keeping an eye on his beloved hotel.
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Hotel Alex Johnson Rapid City, Curio Collection by Hilton, 523 6th St, Rapid City, SD 57701, USA