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The Chalet On High Meadows - Listen To The Quiet

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

The Chalet Is Tucked Into A Quiet Mountain Meadow Overlooking The BH Natl Forest

The Chalet on High Meadows is an artistically designed European-styled Chalet nestled in a high meadow of the Black Hills in western South Dakota. This vacation rental chalet graces a peaceful meadow and overlooks the Black Hills National Forest approximately 10 miles NW of Rapid City. It is conveniently positioned to the west of I-90 between Rapid City and Sturgis, SD. The easy access allows visitors to enjoy top events and attractions yet experience the quiet of the natural setting.

Enjoy the openness of the floor plan, the closeness to nature and the simple beauty that surrounds The Chalet. Features include: One full bathroom, fully-equipped kitchen, dining room, living room, two bedrooms with queen-sized beds (one upstairs in the loft and one downstairs) as well as a sofa sleeper, all comfortably appointed beneath a lofted, knotty pine cathedral ceiling. Outdoors features include: Gas grill, hot tub, private tennis court, gazebo, deck.

Activities include: tennis, bike riding, hiking, birding, fishing in area lakes or streams, skiing at nearby downhill ski resorts or cross-country skiing, golfing, variety of restaurants and various tourist attractions.

More Details

Owner
BJ Flanders-Paterson and Colin Paterson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 7, 2017

About BJ Flanders-Paterson and Colin Paterson

Your hosts, Becci Flanders-Paterson and Colin Paterson are both geologists by degree and naturalists by interest. Becci was born in Germany and Colin is a native of New Zealand and has practiced geology on six continents. Both are naturalized US citizens and have lived in the Black Hills since the early 1980's.

Why BJ Flanders-Paterson and Colin Paterson chose South Dakota

The Chalet is a place you come to if you wish to 'listen to the quiet'. It is a dream come true and is a very special place for our entire family - it has been a labor of love from day one. We hope you enjoy the comfort and the peacefulness The Chalet has to offer.

What makes this cabin unique

The private tennis court allows visitors to practice and play to your heart's desire in a natural setting.

Amenities

Black Hawk Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Large full bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - main floor - 1 queen , Main floor - queen bed near bathroom.
    Bedroom 1 - Loft - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Queen & twin bed in loft; walkout balcony-view tennis court
  • Two bedrooms with queen-sized beds (one bedroom upstairs in the loft and one bedroom downstairs). Additionally a sofa sleeper in the living room will sleep two comfortably.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 3 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
The Chalet comfortably sleeps five visitors in two bedrooms; the sofa sleeper in the living room will sleep two if needed for a total of six to seven visitors per night.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

The Chalet On High Meadows - Listen To The Quiet
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
5

Clean And Quiet

  • 5 of 5

We (wife, 6yo son, 4yo son, 3yo son, myself) stayed at the lovely chalet over the 4th of July 2016. We are from Milwaukee, WI and this was the longest time we made the boys sit in a car for and when we got out to the property we enjoyed relaxing every night. from the hot tub, use of the grill, the fantastic weather. It was so nice to come back to the chalet which was far enough off the beaten path but also close enough to your standard modern amenities that we never found ourselves searching or wondering what to do. Give this property and these owners a chance if you are considering a vacation getaway in the blackhills.

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Chalet on the mountain

  • 5 of 5

Really cute little place in a great location for all the sites in Rapid City. It was lovely, quiet,clean and very nicely stocked. Has everything you would want for a home away from home and then some. The owners are very friendly and helpful. Grounds are nice and the hot but is extremely clean and a real bonus. Be aware that this lovely little place is on a dirt road up to the top of a very high hill or small mountain. It was scary at first, but we got used to it after a few times. You will see wildlife both from the Chalet and on your way down the mountain road. A peaceful, pretty little Chalet.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi, Jackie: We are so happy you enjoyed your stay in our home it was so nice to get to know the two of you! Sorry, you were uncomfortable with driving up a hill at first -- we are so fortunate that our road is a well maintained, double lane county road. The Black Hills area is home to many hilly road like ours - it's part of living in the hills. Thank you for the nice review and we hope to see you again in the future! Best wishes, Becci and Colin
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5

It's peaceful and the area is so beautiful and the Chalet is amazing.

  • 5 of 5

We loved everything about this place from the out of the way hustle and bustle of the city to the running of the wild turkeys every morning and night. They walk right thru the yard fun to watch, and also deer walking thru. We loved the hot tub during the day and at night watching the star's. The Chalet is so nice inside and the staircase to go up to the loft I just loved.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The Martin's from Kansas City

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful chalet in a very peaceful and lovely location. Many excellent personal touches to enhance the stay. Plenty of room with everything needed. A beautiful deck and gazebo, and a fine kitchen for all your cooking needs. Even a tennis court. It is a short drive from the interstate, close to Black Hawk. I would recommend it for a couple or a family. The whole area of the badlands and black hills, is a must see.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Pleasant chalet and delightful owners...

  • 5 of 5

My family of six and I enjoyed our two nights at The Chalet on High Meadows. Becci met us there, showed us around, and left us feeling happy about our decision to stay there. It took us a while to find it because it's a little off the beaten path, and there was construction going on across and down the road, but we still enjoyed the tennis courts, hot tub, grill, and scenery. Would recommend this place. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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5

Great cabin getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great anniversary weekend at The Chalet! We had everything we needed and more! Spent the days sightseeing but it was nice to come back to the secluded cabin and relax in the hot tub! Would definitely recommend and would return for another stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Golf
11 Miles
Rapid City
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
About 4 miles from I-90
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Piedmont
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Terry Peak Ski Resort

The Chalet on High Meadows is positioned west of I-90 between Rapid City and Sturgis, SD. The easy access location allows visitors to enjoy top events and attractions from Mt. Rushmore to the Sturgis Bike Rally.

Enjoy the openness to the skies, the closeness to nature and the simple beauty that surrounds The Chalet. Features include: One bathroom, fully-equipped kitchen, dining room, living room, two bedrooms with queen-sized beds (one upstairs in the loft and one downstairs) as well as a sofa sleeper, all comfortably appointed beneath a lofted, knotty pine cathedral ceiling. Outdoors features include: Gas grill, hot tub, private tennis court, gazebo, deck.

Activities include: tennis, bike riding, hiking, birding, fishing in area lakes or streams, skiing at nearby downhill ski resorts or cross-country skiing, golfing, variety of restaurants and various tourist attractions.

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Rates & Availability

Black Hawk Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring & Summer
May 1 2017 - Aug 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
$180
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
2017 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
Aug 4 2017 - Aug 13 2017
2 night minimum stay
$300
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer - Fall
Aug 14 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$180
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$180
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 10.75%

May book and pay with credit card via VRBO website. A 4.75% fee is collected if booked online to cover credit card processing fees. Additionally, 6% South Dakota Sales Tax is collected, for total of 10.75% "Taxes". Guests will be required to accept the renter's agreement at the time of payment. The damage protection deposit paid with credit card will be refunded within 7 days of guests' departure as long as there is no damage or missing items. Non-refundable deposit; unless re-rented for dates cancelled. If paying with check, will email reservation confirmation once deposit is received (half of total rental fee) other half due at check in.
Sturgis Rally: please contact us!
Check in: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Check out: 11:00 a.m.
Sorry - no pets, ATV's or dirt bikes. Smoking only permitted on front deck.
Weddings / Special Events: Please contact us for special event fees.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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