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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

They were so polite keep our room clean had flowers in our room for our anniversary when we arrived. There customer service was great didn't have to wait no longer than 5 min. Even had movies to rent for the night.I plan to stay there again on our next visit thank you so much for your hospitality. 😊😊

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

Antoinette, we are so please to hear that you enjoyed sharing your celebration with us! We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Morro Bay, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have stayed here several times and have had a great room every time. Being a dog room and a smokers room seems like it would be bad but you could not tell it was a smokers room and they even give my dogs treats

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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! We always love when our return guest come and visit again and again. We hope to see you soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot say enough good things about this hotel. After a frustrating time contacting other "dog friendly" hotels in the area with available rooms - only to be told "Sorry, THAT particular room is not dog friendly" - I came across the El Rancho. It is on the east side of the highway, so you won't be getting close access... More 

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

Stephanie, thank you so much for your kind words! It sounds like you were able to enjoy all that our property has to offer. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a well done renovated Motel. The rooms have been updated a few years ago, but well maintained and very clean. Great staff very pleasant and helpful. Nice view of the Rock, and not to far of a walk or drive to the beach.

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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 always like to hear our guests appreciate our customer service and also notice our upgrades that we have done! We hope to see you again soon. More 

Danville
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The welcome basket for our dog w/ a towel, bed sheet & TREATS was so cute. The water pressure at this hotel was wonderful as well! Short drive down to the beach/embarcadero. A great time had by my husband, me & our dog!

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

Christine, we are so pleased that you had such a great time staying with us! Morro Bay is such a great pet friendly town. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought this hotel was very accommodating,especially for our dog .the hotel was clean and very kept up.Would stay here again.They also left a list of dog friendly restaurants which was helpful for this trip

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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 always welcome our four-legged friends as well! We hope to see you again soon. More 

Aptos, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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

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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

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 

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