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El Rancho Motel

617 East Route 66, Williams, AZ 86046
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here 2 nights while visiting the Canyon. Sits on the edge of town and is quiet. Very accommodating lady at front desk. Very clean. Only complaint was the mattresses were hard. Would stay here again though. Great bargain.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We checked into around 5pm and were greeted by a friendly face. Our room was pretty basic but it did the trick. It was sub-zero temperatures overnight but the heating worked fine. The wifi didn't work while we were there... But it was in the mountains so I needed to realign my expectations! Note that the TV works on channel... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice lady in the office, she loves to talk. Very clean, reasonably priced. Hot water is very hot. Great location at one end of the strip. The only problem was that we couldn't seem to connect to the wifi................................

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London, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Very nice, clean, basic motel on the eastern side side of town in quiet area. Owned and run by a lovely lady, who was very accommodating and eager to help. Rooms are bigger than average with all standard amenities. We had our heater brake down one day and it was immediately fixed by the time we came back to motel.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

There is no scarcity of motels in Williams, both on and off the main drag. If you want a classic Route 66 motel then look no further than the El Rancho. We had booked a month in advance and got a good rate, but I wonder if that was really necessary as it was the shoulder season and the place... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Only purpose of this motel is to pay less than what you would pay for lodging around the Grand Canyon. The motel is clean, and the room was nice. Great Value, very cheap ! I would definitely recommend it !

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Stayed at the El Rancho one night July 19 while touring the Grand Canyon. Old Motel, but clean, served it purpose for my wife and I. Easy check in, kind of a throw back to the 60's when I was a kid. Easy drive north to the canyon, leave early in the morning to beat the July traffic. Williams has... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

It's not the Ritz but was clean and comfortable. Kind of over priced, but we found everywhere in Williams to be somewhat of a tourist trap (over priced). The manager was very nice and very helpful. The room was very clean but a little outdated. The only real issue was the water pressure. Water actually stopped in middle of shower.... More 

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Payson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Classic Route 66 motel in historic Williams AZ replete with neon sign! The room was very comfortable and the host quite helpful. One of the best values in the Gateway to the Grand Canyon! Excellent travel value and very helpful staff and owners! Located at the eastern end of the historic strip, the El Rancho was amazingly quiet yet close... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We booked the family room including two bedrooms and one bathroom. Overall, the hotel is nice, a bit old though. Clean and well furnished (towels, fridge, microwave, coffee maker). Close to supermarket and coffee shops/restaurants. For hikers who spend their day outside, and who just want a hotel to sleep, this hotel is perfect.

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Address: 617 East Route 66, Williams, AZ 86046
Location: United States > Arizona > Williams
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 25
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