By Jennifer Levin
Sioux Falls
South Dakota
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The Big Sioux River, high bluffs and rolling plains surround Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and are among the sights seen from the windows of the plane as you land for your visit here. Whether you enjoy the good food and cultural experiences a vibrant downtown offers, or nature adventures like hiking and rafting, Sioux Falls has the destination attractions you are looking for. As South Dakota’s largest city and fastest growing metropolitan area, Sioux Falls offers everything from good food and cultural experiences in its bustling downtown to nature adventures like hiking and rafting. Sioux Falls, South Dakota’s largest city is also the fast-growing metropolitan area in the state. The scenery is beautiful from every angle; the city sits on the banks of the Big Sioux River and America’s Great Plains.

To get to Sioux Falls, you will most likely go through Sioux Falls Regional Airport (FSD). This airport, servicing several major airlines, is also known as Joe Foss Field in honor of former South Dakota governor Joe Foss. Book your flight with here ( It is located just north of the city of Sioux Falls.

Sioux Falls provides many comfortable lodging options. When booking your hotel with, please reference’s top selections for hotels in Sioux Falls for recommendations and helpful tips for finding the perfect place to stay.  When you are ready to go, visit this link ( to book with us today. If you are attending an event at the Sioux Falls Convention Center, consider staying at one of the hotels near there.

Sioux Falls, SD has something for everyone. It is an especially ideal destination for the nature and adventure lover. If you enjoy the outdoors, consider visiting the Blood Run Native American historical site. The lovely landmark is an island of hilly natural beauty on the banks of the Big Sioux River. Just a few miles southeast of the city, the site was recognized by the National Park Service as worthy of state park status. Though its appearance is wild, upon looking closely at the land one can see evidence of human habitation. Members of the Oneota indigenous peoples – among them the Omaha, Ioway, Oto and Yankton Sioux tribes – lived in this area from 1300-1700 AD. Most of the park is home to native forests.  For the history buff and the curioso alike, recommends a visit to Fort Dakota, built in 1865, which is now a historic site in present-day downtown.

If you like athletic activity and fun in the sun, check out the Catfish Bay water ski park or the Wild Water West Waterpark. If your tastes tend more toward museums and cultural enrichment, suggests a visit to the Old Courthouse Museum. And people of all tastes and ages will enjoy the awesome Great Plains Zoo. The zoo has over a thousand animals; visit tiger cubs at their Asia Cat exhibit, and make sure to check out their large array of primates.

And if you needed one last reason to be excited about your visit to Sioux Falls – get ready for some great shopping! Shopping is fun everywhere, but downtown Sioux Falls contains the famous Empire Mall, along with streets and centers full of your favorite stores and some you can only visit here. And at night, check out a comedy club or go dancing at one of the great venues downtown. Try and wake up early the next day, though – there are farmer’s markets in Sioux Falls where you can get great local produce and flowers year-round.

Start planning your trip now on! Get excited for the beautiful terrain, lovely weather, and endless possibilities for fun in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Hotels in Sioux Falls
By Jessica Beck
Hilton Garden Inn Sioux Falls
5300 South Grand Circle, Sioux Falls, SD
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Begin your trip to Sioux Falls by walking into the beautifully luxurious and comfortable Hilton Garden Inn. It is conveniently located near the Sioux Falls Convention Center for the businessman and the chicest restaurants and shops for the eager explorer.

Start your trip off right by making a splash in the pool or soaking in the soothing whirlpool. Jump start each morning with a rejuvenating workout in the complimentary on-site fitness center. Have some business to attend to? Head down to the on-site 24-hour Business Center to complete all your photo copying, printing, copying, and faxing needs. Relax after a long day of sightseeing or work by sipping on your favorite cocktail at the full service bar located in the Pavilion Lounge. Stop into the Great American Grill and allow the chefs to serve you up an authentic southern-style breakfast buffet or make you a special off-grill item. Swing by the 24-hour Pavilion Pantry for any forgotten toiletries or choose from a selection of refrigerated, frozen, or packaged items for an on-the-go meal.

Enjoy all the luxury and comforts your guest room has to offer. Delight in complimentary in-room features such as premium cable including HBO, luxury bathroom amenities, daily USA Today newspaper, tea/coffee maker, and high-speed internet access. Keep food and treats fresh in your in-room mini refrigerator. Heat up leftovers or meals from the Pavilion Pantry in your microwave. Get down to business at your generous work desk while sitting on your comfortable ergonomic desk chair. Enjoy waking up each morning to your favorite tune using your clock radio with MP3 connection. Upgrade to a one of the three suite options to enjoy extra luxuries such as complimentary beverages, curling up on a cozy sofa bed located in your separate roomy seating area, a full size bar, a dining room area including a table and chairs, a guest bath, and a master bathroom including a walk-in shower, soaking tub, and walk-in closet.

Check-in to the Hilton Garden Inn and enjoy an unparalleled stay in Sioux Falls. Book your room with today (
Hotels in Sioux Falls
By Jessica Howell
Homewood Suites by Hilton Sioux Falls
3620 West Avera Drive, Sioux Falls, SD
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With exciting attractions and breathtaking scenery, Sioux Falls, South Dakota is the ideal escape from congested highways and busy schedules.   Nestled against the smoldering Black Hills of South Dakota, Homewood Suites by Hilton Sioux Falls hotel in Sioux Falls provides the perfect accommodations for anyone traveling to this beautiful region. 

Hotel check in is at 4 p.m. on the day of your arrival and check out is at noon on the day of your departure.  Every spacious suite at the hotel features comfortable beds, as well as enough space for work and relaxing; there is even a fully equipped kitchen for those nights that you don’t feel like leaving the comfort of your room.  Every kitchen suite includes a bull-size refrigerator, coffee-maker and a microwave oven.  The hotel also offers a complimentary Suite Start Hot Breakfast every morning in the main lobby, as well as complimentary light meals and beverages every Monday through Thursday evenings.  If you still find yourself craving something special, just ask one of the friendly staff to point in you the direction of one of the many local restaurants in the area.
Every suite at the hotel is decked out with the best comforts of home, as well as some little extras that will go a long way in making your stay here an enjoyable one.  In addition to two remote controlled televisions with cable, two telephones, alarm radio, black-out curtains, and a sofa bed, every room comes with some interesting ‘extras.’  Little things like night lights in the bathroom for that dark walk in the middle of the night, to electronic locks and scald proof shower/tubs, will surely give you a peace of mind during your stay.

If you are traveling to Sioux Falls, South Dakota, insists that you book your stay at this luxurious hotel.  With exceptional service, lavish accommodations and spectacular views, Homewood Suites by Hilton Sioux Falls is the only place to stay during your visit to this beautiful region (