Rough Riders Hotel

A historic hotel in Medora’s quirky downtown, with a presidential library and a cosy fireplace.

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Step into the past at the Rough Riders Hotel. Named after the volunteer cavalry unit led by America’s 26th President, Theodore Roosevelt, this hotel combines Western charm with presidential history, featuring an impressive hearth, a tin-tiled ceiling and a massive library of books written on and written by Roosevelt. Each room, designed in the style of the Old West, also offers a touch of luxury, with modern amenities and walk-in showers.

Here, you’ll find multiple outdoor swimming pools with views of the Badlands, as well as original furnishings and artifacts from the 1880s. Take a guided historic walking tour to learn more about the local area or make use of the shuttle service to and from the ever-popular Medora Musical.


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Real North America Travel Experts

Joshua Salter - Travel Expert

Joshua has been travelling to the USA since childhood, visiting his father and four siblings on the west coast. He is fortunate to have travelled to 42 of the 50 US states, and hopes to complete the set by his next big birthday.

Mallika Jain - Travel Expert

Mallika’s love for North America first began when she attended an American boarding school as a teenager. Her mother’s side of the family lived in the USA, so she enjoyed frequent trips across many states.

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Ben Line is the Head of Sales at Journeyscape and our sister brand Journey Latin America, having lived abroad and travelled extensively over the years.

Dominique Kotsias - Product Manager

Dominique caught the North America travel bug when she was in her late teens and has travelled extensively throughout the USA and Canada, particularly drawn to the countries' outstanding natural beauty and wildlife. With over 10 years of product and marketing experience in North America, Dominique’s passion for the destination is infectious.

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