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Alex Johnson Hotel

Rapid City, SD

About Our Luxury Boutique Hotel

The Historic Alex Johnson is a luxury boutique hotel located in the heart of downtown Rapid City, within a safe walking distance from many specialty shops, local fare, pubs, and the Historic Elks Theatre. Built in 1928, construction on this piece of South Dakota history was begun the day before construction commenced on Mount Rushmore. Adding to the hotel's luxury is a superb lobby with baby grand piano and a spectacular new ballroom,

You'll love our amenities!

This South Dakota treasure has been brought into the 21st century with plush pillow top beds, 42" flat screen TVs, HD channels, and AM/FM radios with IPod docks, and luxury bath amenities.

Check out our restaurants!

We offer Starbucks Coffee, Paddy O'Neil's and the Vertex Sky Lounge.
Paddy O'Neil's Irish Pub, named after the hotel's very first patron, boasts one of South Dakota's finest alcohol selections. Paddy's is a local favorite and known for its live music Thursday through Saturday evening. Starbucks Coffee features an extended menu for your coffee cravings early in the morning or late night sweets, as well as ample sitting areas with a large fireplace. On the top floor, enjoy the Vertex Sky Lounge, Rapid City's only rooftop bar that boasts breathtaking views of the Black Hills

Relax at AJ's Wicked Salon and shop the Alex Mercantile

AJ's Wicked Salon and Spa features hair styling, manicures, pedicures, and a variety of massages. Finally, spend a few hours in the Alex Johnson Mercantile, a gift shop for anyone who enjoys South Dakota History. You'll find that special souvenir for a loved one or that priceless piece of art you've been searching for.

Located in Downtown Rapid City

The Alex Johnson is walking distance from the best restaurants and nightlife in the city. Spend an afternoon browsing through the fashion boutiques, art galleries, and the specialty shops that surround the hotel and end the evening at the old fashioned Elks Theater just across the street. The Alex Johnson is history, comfort, luxury and convenience all rolled into one fantastic South Dakota stay.

The Alex Johnson has a Complimentary Rapid City Airport Shuttle.

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523 6th Street
Rapid City, SD 57701






Phone: 605-342-1210

Fax: 605-342-9326

Toll Free: 800-888-2539


Receptions, Casual Dining, Hotel/Motel

Architectural Style

High rise Historic Western

Attraction Category

Airport City downtown Landmark Restaurant Tour
Business location Gallery Local company Shopping Trolley station
City center Historic building Nightlife Store

Business Services

Audio visual equipment Fax machine Internet access Office supplies Scanner
Business center Flip charts Large desk Outgoing fax complimentary Speaker phone
Computer Free CC access calls Meeting/board rooms Overhead projector Telephone
Copier Free local calls Network/internet printing available Overnight delivery/pickup Voicemail
Desk Free toll free calls News stand Pens Whiteboard
Direct dial phone number Full business center Newspaper Post/parcel service Wireless connectivity
Executive desk High speed internet connection Notepads Printer Wireless internet connection
Extended phone cord Incoming fax complimentary

Meals Offered

Breakfast Dinner Lunch Snack Tea
Brunch Happy hour

Personal Services Offered

Dry cleaning Maid service Massage Salon services Spa services

Pet Policies

Dogs only

Property Amenities

120 AC Coffee shop Food and beverage outlets Massage services Room service - limited menu
24-hour food & beverage kiosk Cold Running Water Free airport shuttle Motorcycle Friendly Safe deposit box
24-hour front desk Communal bar area Free parking Motorcycle Rags Spa
Accessible facilities Complimenary newspaper delivered to room Front desk Multilingual staff Storage space
Accessible parking Complimentary Hi-speed Internet Gift/News stand Off-Site parking Sundry/Convenience store
Air conditioning Complimentary in-room coffee or tea Hairdresser/barber Outdoor parking Valet dry cleaning
ATM/Cash machine Conference facilities Hi-Speed Internet Package/Parcel services Valet parking
Banquet facilities Desk with electrical outlet Historic Parking Valet same day dry cleaning
Beauty shop/salon Dinner delivery service from local restaurant Hot Running Water Patio Vending machines
Bell staff/porter Door man Housekeeping - daily Pet Friendly Wakeup service
Bilingual staff Elevators Ice machine Pets allowed Wedding services
Boutiques/stores Elevators suitable for the handicapped Internet access available in rooms (free) Public area air conditioned Wheel chair access
Brailed elevators Exercise gym Laundry/Valet service Restaurant Wheelchair accessible
Casino Express check-out LIV Hospitality Romantic Getaway Lodging Wheelchair accessible building
Choice Privileges Hotel Fitness Room Live entertainment Room service Wireless Internet
Cocktail lounge Folios Lounges/bars Room service - limited hours

Property Class Type

Corporate business transient Hotel Meeting/Convention

Property Info

AAA Diamond Rating: 3 Nonsmoking rooms: 119 Queen bedrooms: 22 Suites: 2 Year built: 1928
Double bedrooms: 79 Physically challenged rooms: 1 Rooms with internet access: 143 Total rooms: 143 Year last renovated: 2010
King bedrooms: 22

Recreation Services

Fitness center on-site Spa

Reference Point Category Code

Bar City center Landmark Restaurant

Single King Room

Single King- 1 King bed/ air conditioning/ alarm clock/ private bath tub/ shower/ wireless internet/ radio/ hairdryer/ iron and board/ color cable TV/...

Single Queen Room

Queen Room - 1 Queen bed/ air conditioning/ alarm clock/ private bath tub/ shower/ wireless internet/ radio/ hairdryer/ iron and board/ color cable...

Standard Room w/ Two Double Beds

Standard Double -- 2 double beds / air conditioning/ alarm clock/ private bath tub/ shower/ wireless internet/ radio/ hairdryer/ iron and board/ color...

VALID DATES: 9/1/2015 - 10/31/2015

Black Hills Fall Colors

Starting at $159.00 Per person/double occupancy

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VALID DATES: 4/1/2015 - 10/31/2015

Black Hills Play FREE

Starting at $449.00 Family of Four

<p> Plan your Black Hills vacation early and save 50% on over a dozen family friendly attractions like Reptile Gardens and the Mammoth Site

VALID DATES: 9/24/2015 - 9/27/2015

Custer State Park Buffalo Round-up Package

Starting at $230.00 Per person/double occupancy

<p> Named the #1 event in America by the American Bus Association, the Custer State Park Buffalo Round Up has become a spectacle for people around

VALID DATES: 6/1/2015 - 9/30/2015

Great American Road Trip

Starting at $815.00 Family of Four

<p> There is nothing more American than our National Parks and this road trip bundles 4 national park areas: Mt Rushmore National Memorial

VALID DATES: 4/1/2015 - 10/31/2015

Harley-Davidson™ Rent Ride Relax

Starting at $479.00 Per person/double occupancy

<p> Seeing Mount Rushmore come into full view on a motorcycle and testing your driving skills on the sharp curves of Iron Mountain Road and the

VALID DATES: 10/20/2014 - 12/31/2015

Mount Rushmore and the National Parks Package

Starting at $169.00 Per person/double occupancy

<p> Just 18 miles from Mt Rushmore is Crazy Horse Memorial, a mountain carving in progress dedicated to the Great Sioux Nation

VALID DATES: 1/1/2015 - 12/31/2015

Rapid City Stay and Tour the Monuments Package

Starting at $205.00 Per person/double occupancy

<p> If you&#39;d rather gawk at the scenery than watch the road, discovering the Black Hills with a professional guide and driver is for you