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BEST WESTERN El Rancho

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2460 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aptos, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a car club meetup in Morro Bay and the rest of our group stayed downtown. We stayed here due to the great reviews and the hotel being pet friendly. A nice pet basket with treats was waiting for us when we checked in. The breakfast was better than typical continental as well with sausage and scrambled eggs. Location... More 

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BestWestern E, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Katherine we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay! We are in the process of adding even more yummy choices to our breakfast. We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Prescott, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

On a jaunt down California's Central Coast for a vacation, our last night was scheduled at Best Western El Rancho in Morro Bay. We were charmed by the little town. At check-in, we were informed that the hotel does not staff the lobby overnight, which would likely have been okay - except that the lobby did not open until 7:30am... More 

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Mark we apologize that we didn't inform you that we do have management on the property 24 hours even though our lobby does close for the night. We wish that you would have let us know that you were going to be departing before breakfast and we would have been happy to give you some of our to go items... More 

Santa Rosa, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a confirmed reservation for 2 on April 17, 2015 for one night for two people which I made on January 3rd. We arrived at 1:30 pm prior to the 3pm check-in time and were told that the rooms were not yet available and that they would call us once the rooms were made up. I received a call... More 

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Arbuckle, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The El Rancho is my go to motel when I am in the San Luis Obispo area! I find it a good value. The service and the staff are excellent. I have always gotten a good nights sleep because the beds are quality. They serve a good breakfast; one of the tops within those of the chain that I have... More 

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BestWestern E, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We always love welcoming back our return guests. We hope that you will be coming more often with our new loyalty rewards program and earning your free night! We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Henderson, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly staff. Clean and comfortable room. Relatively quiet (especially when the fan or heater is not in use) despite being right off the highway. The rooms are small, but, who stays in their room when they are on vacation?

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BestWestern E, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope that you were able to relax by our pool or watch the sunset from our glider swing. We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Visalia, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time to stay at the Best Western El Rancho in Morro Bay and was pleasantly surprised. Above all things, I consider it a great value. The room was clean, with plenty of room. The shower was really good size with great water pressure and plenty of hot water. The decor was simple but appropriate. The TV... More 

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Rick we are so glad to hear about your experience at the El Rancho. We are pleased that you were able to enjoy our expanded continental breakfast! We hope to see you again soon. More 

Grand Terrace, California
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the El Rancho for 4 nights, checking in on a thursday and departed on Monday. We arrived and the front desk clerk was very friendly and it took less than a few minutes to get checked in. Our room was perfect. We had 2 beds for the 4 of us. The room was very clean, and has... More 

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BestWestern E, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! We do our best to make the El Rancho a home away from home and we are so pleased that you felt that way. We hope to see you again soon! More 

los anegles, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we always enjoy staying at the Best Western El Rancho. its clean, the location is great for exploring the area and you can tell in all the details that they really care. This trip i mentioned it was part of our anniversary weekend and they placed flowers in a vase form their own garden and a card! both counter staff... More 

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BestWestern E, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Elissa thank you so much for your kind words. We always try and go above and beyond for our guests and we are so happy to hear that you recognize that and appreciate it as well! We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here one night while travelling the PCH. Check in was easy and friendly. There was ample parking for our vehicle. The room was very clean and it looked to have been updated in the past few years. The bed was comfortable with clean linens. I liked the soaps they provided, they seemed nicer than average. The stall shower... More 

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BestWestern E, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear that you were pleased with your stay! We love hearing how much you enjoyed our extra amenities and expanded breakfast choices. We hope to see you again soon! More 

San Diego, CA, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reasonable rates, clean hotel (although prior-pet dander in our non-smoking room caused us some allergies), small-but-nice breakfast area, excellent service and courteous staff. One outlet was broken, but all others worked well. Far enough out of town to be quiet with easy parking, but close enough to drive in and do stuff.

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We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We wish that you would have let us know about your allergies because we do have non-pet rooms available. More 

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