Lodging and Dining


The city of Sioux Falls is home to a wide assortment of hotels and more than 700 options for dining. Sioux Falls can cater to everyone's taste — choose from elegant, eclectic or ethnic cuisine, or sample regional specialties such as hearty Midwestern steaks, gourmet game or freshwater fish. 

The hotels listed below are within a 10-minute drive of campus and offer an Augustana discount, depending on availability. Be sure to call them directly and let them know you are visiting Augustana to receive the discount. Websites and central reservation numbers do not necessarily honor the Augustana rate. Special rates may not be available during summer and certain black-out dates.

Near Augustana University:

1120 S. Grange Ave.
Conveniently blocks from the Augustana campus. Please request the AUGUSTANA rate. Brand-new, all-suite hotel offering free breakfast, Indoor pool & whirlpool, fitness center, and outdoor patio with grills and fire pit. Suites also have full kitchens. Pet friendly.

Downtown Sioux Falls:

200 E. 8th St.
With an on-site heated indoor pool and riverfront dining, the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson makes it easy to relax during your vacation or business trip. Wake up with a workout in the fitness center and a meal from the complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast buffet before tackling your Sioux Falls itinerary. The hotel's downtown location provides you plenty of entertainment, and a comfortable hotel room with free high-speed Internet access awaits you at the end of your day.

201 E. 8th St.
Complimentary wired and wireless internet, in-room refrigerators, in room microwaves, complimentary airport shuttle, complimentary business center & services, on-site restaurant and lounge, meeting space for up to 350, pool, whirlpool and fitness center, Hilton Honors Reward Program, complimentary underground parking.

100 W. 8th St.
Full-service hotel located in the heart of downtown Sioux Falls. Walking distance to all of downtown's unique dining and shopping. Complimentary Internet, complimentary airport shuttle, pool, sauna and whirlpool.
$$ (ask for the Augustana rate)

I-229 & Louise Avenue Area:

3721 W. Avera Dr.
Free high-speed Internet, free daily newspaper, free hot breakfast, free premium TV channels, indoor pool & spa, complimentary business center, guest laundry available, 24-hour fitness center, and microwaves & refrigerators in every room.

5300 S. Grand Cir.
The Hilton Garden inn is located near many award-winning local restaurants and area attractions. Complimentary Internet, business center, pool/spa, state of the art fitness center. The Great American Grill® Restaurant serves breakfast daily and our Pavilion Lounge has a full service bar and dinner menu with room service available. Complimentary airport shuttle service provided.

3620 W. Avera Dr.
Complimentary hot daily breakfast buffet and evening reception featuring beverages, salad bar, and entree Monday-Thursday. Pets welcome.

3821 W. Avera Dr.
One of Sioux Falls' newest hotels located off I-229 and Louise Avenue. Complimentary hot breakfast, free wi-fi, fitness center and indoor pool/whirlpool. Microwaves/refrigerators in every room.

Empire Mall Area:

3508 S. Gateway Blvd.
I-29 at 41st Street (Exit 77)
Complimentary hot home-style breakfast, newly remodeled rooms, indoor pool and hot tub, business center, meeting room, guest laundry, and in-room microwaves and refrigerators. Free in-room wireless Internet.

3200 Meadow Ave.
I-29 at 41st Street (Exit 77)
Complimentary continental breakfast, newly remodeled guest rooms, business center, meeting room, indoor pool and whirlpool, and free in-room Wi-Fi Internet.

2725 S. Carolyn Ave.
All guest suites offer fully equipped kitchens, large workspace and comfortable recliners. Free guest laundry, fitness center and business center. Pet friendly.

2320 S. Louise Ave.
Please request the AUGUSTANA rate. Complimentary deluxe breakfast. On site pool with playland, whirlpool/spa and fitness center. Complimentary area limousine. Pets welcome.

3208 S. Carolyn Ave.
I-29 at 41st Street (Exit 77)
Complimentary continental breakfast. Indoor pool/spa.

4300 W. Empire Pl.
Features an outdoor courtyard, business center, restaurant/lounge, in-room refrigerators, complimentary Internet, shuttle service, pool, spa fitness center. Located adjacent to the Empire Mall.

3401 Gateway Blvd.
I-29 at 41st Street (Exit 77)
Complimentary continental breakfast. Microwaves, refrigerators, and one-cup coffee makers in all rooms. Exercise room and guest laundry room.

4501 W. Empire Pl.
I-29 and 49th Street (by Toys “R” Us)
Newly remodeled! Large breakfast area with complimentary hot breakfast, new business center and free high-speed Internet service, guest laundry, fitness room and pool/whirlpool room. All guest rooms are new, too, with refrigerator, microwave and mobile desk. This is a smoke-free hotel.

2417 S. Carolyn Ave,
Just off I-29 and 26th Street (Exit 78)
Complimentary full hot breakfast, wireless Internet, indoor pool, whirlpool, fitness center. All rooms have refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker and 32" HDTV and are 100 percent non-smoking.

2501 S. Shirley Ave.
Complimentary breakfast and snacks. Indoor pool, whirlpool and fitness center. Free guest laundry.

4521 W. 41st St.
Featuring complimentary Bright Side Breakfast with a variety of hot items, indoor pool, hot tub, fitness center, complimentary WiFi, refrigerator and microwave in every room, as well as laundry services. complimentary airport shuttle Service. Pet friendly. Easy access off of I-29. Over 150 shops and restaurants located 0.5 miles from the hotel; 2.8 miles to Augustana.

4509 W. Empire Pl.
I-29 and 49th Street (by Toys “R” Us)
Newly renovated! Large spacious suites, complimentary hot breakfast buffet, indoor pool and whirlpool, fitness center, walking distance to Empire Mall and restaurants. Complimentary social hour Monday-Thursday nights. All suites have fully equipped kitchens and feature king size beds with full size sofa sleepers.

4304 W. Empire Pl.
All-suite property includes complimentary breakfast, microwaves and refrigerators, business center, complimentary Internet, shuttle service, pool. Located adjacent to the Empire Mall.

2505 S. Carolyn Ave.
Complimentary hot and cold breakfast buffet. One- and two-room suites with fully equipped kitchens and spacious work areas. On-site 24 hour fitness center, complimentary use of washers and dryers, multiple station business center and indoor pool and hot tub. Free Internet access.

4100 W. 41st Str.
Newly renovated rooms, continental breakfast, just east of the I-29/41st Street interchange. Free Internet access.

4545 W. Homefield Dr.
Complimentary breakfast, on-site whirlpool, pool, and fitness room.
All-suite hotel with full kitchens. Pets welcome ($75 non-refundable fee).

Closest to Sioux Falls Airport:

3200 W. Maple St.
Breakfast, lunch dinner and room service available at the Maple Street Café or daily specials at the in-house restaurant, Frankie's Sports Bar & Grill. Complimentary wireless Internet, indoor waterpark, and shuttle service.

4035 Bobhalla Dr.

605.331.0100 or 888.627.8088
1211 West Ave. N.
Please request the AUGUSTANA rate; complimentary airport shuttle, complimentary Internet in the 'LINK', restaurant and lounge, fitness center by Core Performance, indoor pool, Starwood Preferred Guest program, pets welcome. Adjacent to the Sioux Falls Arena, Convention Center and Denny Sanford PREMIER Center.