Hotel Overview

Located in the heart of the Lake Area Business Park, the Best Western Plus Lakeview Hotel is just minutes from everywhere in Madison. There is very easy accessibility to Dakota State University and downtown Madison. We have an on-site lounge and local restaurants abound. Lake Herman and Lake Madison are just minutes from our front door. We are just 20 miles west of I-29 on Highway 34 in beautiful southeast South Dakota amid the prairie offering 4 seasons of activities.

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Hotel Amenities

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Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Modified Breakfast Service & Selections (varies by hotel)

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a rented room. The size limit for any one dog shall be 80 pounds. Other pet types (e.g. cats) may be allowed upon the hotel’s approval prior to arrival. The pet friendly rate is $20 per day with a $150 per week maximum.
Child Policy
Children 16 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • .1 mile(s) from Heartland Consumers Power
  • .2 mile(s) from Custom Touch Homes
  • .3 mile(s) from Raven Industries
  • .1 mile(s) from B & G Transport
  • .2 mile(s) from First Line Funding
  • 1.0 mile(s) from Mustang Seeds
  • .3 mile(s) from Global Polymer
  • .3 mile(s) from West Central
  • .3 mile(s) from Loyal Electric
  • 2.0 mile(s) from Manitou Group
  • .3 mile(s) from Prostrollo Motors


  • 3.0 mile(s) from Dakota Playhouse, The Playhouse hosts performing arts, conferences, trade shows, seminars,wedding receptions and more.
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Depot Railroad Museum, The Madison Railroad Museum was added to the National Register of Historic Places in November of 1989. It has preserved and displays railroad memorabilia from when it served the region as an intermediate size station for the Milwaukee Road Railroad
  • 6.0 mile(s) from Historic Prairie Village, With 40 restored building, agricultural displays, antique tractors,log and sod houses, a steam carousel, chapel car and an operating railroad. Explore the history, a gift shop, daily carousel rides and train rides every Saturday at 2:00 pm. Annual Steam Threshing Jamboree the third week of August featuring Allis Chalmers tractors
  • 2.0 mile(s) from John Green Art Studio, John Green's outdoor and scenic paintings capture the spirit of his native state. Main street is the proud home of the studio the artist continues his creations plus a public gallery award winning original oil paintings and prints are displayed
  • 2.0 mile(s) from Madison Area Arts Council, For over 50 years, the Madison Area Arts Council has provided quality arts and cultural programming from outstanding regional, national and international artists, musicians and speakers.
  • 4.0 mile(s) from Madison Aquatic Center, Features a large water slide, family slide, water walk, 7,500 sq. ft. pool, sand box area, diving board, play area for toddlers, birthday party pads, and concessions.
  • 2.5 mile(s) from Smith-Zimmerman Museum, A pioneer museum which reflects the history of Lake County and Eastern South Dakota. The collection includes home furnishings, period rooms, tools, farm equipment and early forms of transportation. It also features an important Lake Madison Chautauqua collection and serves for genealogical research
  • 5.0 mile(s) from Baugman/Belatti Park, Five ball diamonds, soccer fields, basketball courts, sand volley ball courts, disc golf, High School ball diamond.
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Flynn Field and Thue Comp, Best known for its baseball and softball diamonds. Dakota State University, VFW Teeners, American Legion, amateur baseball, competitive softball and baseball tournaments. Restrooms, concessions (during games) shelter for picnics, reunions and playground equipment.
  • 5.0 mile(s) from Lake Herman State Park, Located on Lake Herman and offers numerous opportunities including beach access, hiking/cross-country ski trails,camping, fishing, boating, playground areas, picnic areas,
  • 5.0 mile(s) from Walker's Point State Park, Open year-round and tucked along the shores of Lake Madison, Walker's Point offers fishing, boating, playground equipment, picnic areas and campsites


  • 1 mile(s) from 2nd Street Diner, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 2 mile(s) from Country Cafe, Cafe, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch,
  • 3 mile(s) from El Vaquero Mexican Restau, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 2.5 mile(s) from Dairy Queen, Fast Food, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 2 mile(s) from Los Tapatios, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • Across the street from Classic Corner, Snack Bar, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 4.5 mile(s) from Nicky's Restaurant and Lo, Bar/Lounge, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 2 mile(s) from Sportsman Steakhouse and, Bar/Lounge, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 2 mile(s) from The Office, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner, Pizza and pasta
  • 2 mile(s) from Stadium Sports Grill, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 3 mile(s) from Pizza Ranch, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 6 mile(s) from Hillside Steakhouse, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 7.5 mile(s) from The Lakes Bar and Grill, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 8 mile(s) from The Broadwater Bar, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,


  • 2.0 mile(s) from Dakota State University
  • 2.5 mile(s) from Madison High School

Nearby Cities

  • 40 mile(s) from Brookings
  • 38 mile(s) from Sioux Falls
  • 45 mile(s) from Pipestone, Minnesota


  • 5.0 mile(s) from Madison Country Club, Open to the public, MCC is a challenging 18-hole golf course with several holes offering a scenic view of Lake Herman and historic Prairie Village. 6,162 yards par 71.
  • 8.0 mile(s) from The Lakes Golf Course, 9-hole course featuring rolling greens and elevation changes that enhance the views of Lake Madison and Round Lake. The Lakes Golf Course is part of the Lakes Community and The Lakes Bar and Grill and RV Resort
  • 4.0 mile(s) from Cherry Lanes, Full service bowling alley with ProShop and lounge.


  • 1.5 mile(s) from Downtown, Main street shops/restaurant/services


  • 250 mile(s) from Minneapolis-St Paul International/Wold-Chamberlain Airport
  • 40 mile(s) from Joe Foss Field Airport