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El Rancho Motel

2.5 of 5 274 Lagoon Street, Bishop, CA
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I picked this place for the price (low) and the reviews (good) and was more than pleased with what we experienced. Super helpful and friendly people, and a great room. Highly recommended. They are making me say more so I will say the decor is well thought out (nice photos) and the towels are thick, No plastic cups or glasses,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a bungalow, which is a little 2 bedroom room duplex , with a cottage feel. It had a living room with a soda bed , one bedroom had two twins and the other room a queen . It was large enough for all 6 of us . The full kitchen looked very modern and the bathroom seemed... More 

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Sydney
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

The name "El Rancho" put us off, but the reviews persuaded us to book. The reception area was smelly and small which raised flags, but check-in was smooth, friendly staff, the room was great: we have no regrets. The bathroom could be improved a little bit, the kitchen was also slightly tired, but both did the job. The beds were... More 

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Ojai, California
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71 reviews 71 reviews
24 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Newly remodeled rooms, carpet has been replaced with laminate flooring, additionof modern décor and furnishings. Defintely worth the price, just off the main road. We stayed 2 nights in the bungalow, 2 bed room with full kitchen. Expect quiet sleep with all that you need. New staff are friendly and attentive to get whatever is it you may need.

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Vancouver, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I was looking for lodging in Bishop via the Internet when I came across the El Rancho. I wanted to avoid the motel chains and fix something a bit more classic. The reviews I read were all very favorable so I thought It'd be worth it to give the place a go. As soon as I opened the door I... More 

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Lancaster, California
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I read the reviews on Expedia, and Yelp, and elected to stay here on a little get away my Fiance and I took to Bishop. We planned on getting married at June Lake. Don't let the, "El Rancho Hotel," sign fool you. They have put allot of money into this motel. Our room was immaculate, cozy, and amazingly quiet! The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The owners were VERY friendly and SUPER helpful we woke up to a flat tire and they helped us change it over as we are two girls on a cross country road trip:) the rooms were very nice and up to date! The price was cheap for such a quality room. I would definitely recommend this place for anyone traveling... More 

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Southern California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

This motel was the perfect choice on our way up north with our dogs. It is in a great location that is quiet and safe. The check in was fast and easy. Everyone was very nice and helpful. Beds were comfortable. Everything worked great. It appears that everything has been updated and it flows very well. Will stay again!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I can always count on a decent nights sleep at the El Rancho. The rooms are always clean, the people friendly, and there is an air of excitement with all of the travelers coming and going. The obvious reason stay at the El Rancho is the cost. Where can you get it decent room these days for under $50? This... More 

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El Cerrito
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Our overnight visit was greatly enhanced by staying at El Rancho. It was clean and simple, but with some very nice touches that made it several cuts above a typical "road house" - a nice bed with fresh linens, big fluffy towels, a fridge, microwave and coffeemaker. The price was right, too, only $50 for a week night. The El... More 

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Address: 274 Lagoon Street, Bishop, CA
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Location: United States > California > Bishop
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Rancho Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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