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Cabins in Hot Springs, SD at Highland Meadows Resort - vacation rentals, not a hotel

​Resort amenities

  • Private cabins, tipis, and lodge

  • King size beds in each unit w/ linens

  • Equipped kitchens

  • WiFi and smart TVs (no TVs in tipis)

  • Full, private bathrooms w/ toiletries

  • Private hammocks (in warm months)

  • Private gas grills and fire pits (cabins)

  • Private picnic tables

  • Shared fire pit, grill and free laundry

  • Horseshoes and corn hole

  • Exceptional views of the stars

  • Spectacular wildlife viewing

Campfire pit at Highland Meadows Resort w/ Adirondacks - glamping teepee for rent in the background

Skip the hotel. Book an experience.

Maka Lodge luxury vacation rental and event venue in Hot Springs, SD
Horseshoe pit at Highland Meadows Resort in Hot Springs, SD
Free laundry machines at Highland Meadows Resort in the Black Hills
Long, winding driveway to this private South Dakota resort in Hot Springs

Private resort location

Highland Meadows Resort sits on 12.5 acres atop a private mesa in Hot Springs, South Dakota. The resort features four private cabins, two glamping tipis, and a 2,800 sq. ft. passive-solar earth home. 

The ponderosa pines and deciduous trees provide a canopy for relaxing and rejuvenating — and the expansive lawns are perfect for events.

So skip the hotels and enjoy a South Dakota, Hot Springs resort at its finest!


Perfect for:

  • Weekend getaways

  • Extended vacations

  • Weddings

  • Anniversaries

  • Family gatherings

  • Writing retreats

  • Seminars

Chef's kitchen in side Maka Lodge event venue and airbnb
Interior of a Hot Springs, SD cabin rental at Highland Meadows Resort

South Dakota wildlife

There's an abundance of wildlife at Highland Meadows Resort, including:

  • Deer

  • Turkeys

  • Birds

  • Rabbits

Enjoy watching the wildlife and take some pictures, but never approach wild animals.

And in case you're wondering, the only bear we've seen at our resort is the one in our logo.

Chairs and picnic table behind a tipi teepee at Highland Meadows Resort in Hot Springs SD
King bed, kitchennette, and table in glamping teepee in the Black Hills
Wild turkeys / wildlife at Highland Meadows Resort in Hot Springs, South Dakota
Fawn / baby deer / wildlife at Highland Meadows Resort in Hot Springs, South Dakota
Wild flowers at Highland Meadows Resort in Hot Springs, SD - Black Hills
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