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Observatory Road | nr San Pedro Martir National Park, Mexico
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Meling Ranch
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rosarito, Mexico
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Rooms are a little rustic but comfortable. Bed was very comfortable. Nice hot showers, a swimming pool and recreation room with pool table and a well stocked library. There are BBQ's for picnicing or you can pay for home cooked meals that are EXCELLENT!!! Temporary power at night until 10PM. After that it's time for star gazing. DARK SKYS!!! The... More

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Lille, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The environment is great, it is nice to stop half way between the M1 and the national park. The rooms are very clean. The food is good. But : - no fridge in the room - part time electricity - you must pay for every thing - English not spoken except a bit by one guy - only informations about... More

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Lutz, Florida
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We were riding roughly 300 miles along the Baja coast and stopped here one evening. We arrived just before sunset and the mountains were gorgeous with the moon rising on the other side! We rented the big cabin to accommodate all the riders. We hit the pool for a few minutes before the dinner bell rang... the ladies at Melings... More

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Cabo San Lucas
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

We arrived without reservation and were happy to find that they could accommodate us. In fact, we were the only ones there other than family members that arrived from CA the next day. Being that we visited in late December, it was cold, but they have a wood stove in the room and a box of wood for each room... More

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Fountain Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

I arrived with my wife and two daughters and was greeted by Ari she was real helpful I rented a room the first night 80 dlls for queen bed and twin bed. It was comftarble and clean hot shower. Second night I camped out in the grass area by pool and it was very comfarble. I bought food the first... More

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San Diego, California
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

We were looking for a place to stay during the Easter weekend, somebody told us about Meling Ranch we went online looked at the pictures phone them and made reservation, we booked the big cabin for 2 nights and paid 600 dlls, they told us over the phone it was a deluxe cabin that would comfortable fit over 10 people,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

I stayed two nights here in September, as part of a visit to San Pedro Martir National Park and the observatory. Meling is an authentic Western ranch with comfortable rooms, good basic meals, a nice swimming pool, and _absolute quiet_ at night. I'd come back for the last reason alone. US$60/night is expensive (plus $6 breakfast and $11 dinner), but... More

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Salinas
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

We arrived on Saturday before Easter on our bikes enroute from La Paz back home to Salinas. It was a long ride and my partner was pretty done in. Fortunately they had a room available (may have had more than one) and we could relax. We opted for all meals. Food was down home (good) and plentiful and even though... More

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San Quintin, Mexico
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2011

My wife and I took a one-day-stay @ Rancho Meling few days ago... it was an amazing experience... It definitely is the place to go if you want to unplug from a busy living and city noises... the starry night was the best... @ night, few nature noises... mostly quite, GREAT SLEEP! @ lunch time... family style dinner table... all... More

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Gold Beach, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2011

I have been passing by Rancho Meling for 40 years going to the mountains. Along with my family we decided to take a break fro the beach and stay at the ranch. A simple phone call on their Mexican line got me in contact with English speaking Sandy who was able to tell us room rates availability and payment types.... More

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Address: Observatory Road | nr San Pedro Martir National Park, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Baja California

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