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BEST WESTERN El Rancho

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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Auburn, WA
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

We decided to stay here on a recent trip to Hearst Castle (35 minutes north) and had a great experience. The room was clean and had a fridge and microwave There were 2 queen beds and the room still felt spacious. My only complaint is that the bathroom didn't have a fan, just a window we had to open to... More 

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bw_elrancho, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for giving us your opinion, we are happy that you enjoyed your stay. Please come back again and see us soon. More 

Hanford, California, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Enjoyed a wonderful stay in the El Rancho Best Western in Morro Bay. The rooms are very clean with comfortable beds, and the grounds are quiet. Check in was quick and hassle free. All of the staff we encountered were friendly and accomodating. We enjoyed a delicious and personal continental breakfast al fresco by the pool with a perfect view... More 

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bw_elrancho, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We appreciate you taking the time to notice all of our little touches at our home away from home spot and hope you come and see us again soon. More 

Modesto, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Really enjoyed our stay at this Best Western. A little bit away from the ocean but didn't bother us at all. The room was very clean and breakfast enjoyable. Staff very pleasant and helped us out with different questions that we had. We would stay at this place again.

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bw_elrancho, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience. We are very happyy that you enjoyed your clean room, our friendly staff, and the enjoyable breakfast. We hope to see you again next time you are in Morro Bay! More 

San Leandro, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

The El Rancho in Morro Bay is a "Diamond in the Rough". This quaint little motel it absolutely fantastic!! We were unable to get camping reservations at San Simeon SB this year so...found this wonderful little resort type motel. You can BBQ for yourself, grills are supplied for you and the pool is heated. We used it this past week... More 

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bw_elrancho, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are very happy that you enjoyed the pool, BBQs, and comfortable room. We hope that you will stay with us again next time you are in the area! More 

Grand Terrace, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

We stayed at the Best Western during the week of Easter and stayed for several days. Everything was great. We checked in with Linae and she was friendly and made it a quick check-in. The room was clean, nice, and the beds were comfortable. The breakfast was absolutely perfect every morning. I would recommend this place to anyone looking for... More 

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bw_elrancho, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful compliments! We are very happy that you enjoyed your clean room, comfortable bed, perfect breakfast, and the central location of the property. We hope that you will stay with us next time you are in the area! More 

Newbury Park, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

We stayed on Easter and were an Early Check-In. No problem. The staff and property are incredible. The hotel is EXTREMELY well maintained to the smallest detail. Room was Squeeky Clean and the bed and pillows were excellent. The breakfast was top rate. Five minute drive to the beach, 20 min from San Luis Obispo, 30 min from Hurst Castle.... More 

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bw_elrancho, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your comments. We are very happy that you enjoyed our close proximity to area attractions, well-maintained facility, and squeaky clean accommodations. We would love to see you again next time you are in the area! More 

Brentwood, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

We stayed Friday and Saturday nights and were pleasantly surprised at how nice, quaint and super clean this older motel was. It is pet friendly and offers a tasty breakfast in the morning. Even our little dog got a surprise with a basket with useful pet info and doggy treats. We will definitely stay here again if we are in... More 

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bw_elrancho, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are very happy that you enjoyed the cleanliness, tasty breakfast, and useful pet amenities during your stay with us. We hope that you will stay with us again when you return to Morro Bay! More 

Los Angeles, California, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

We were traveling up to Big Sur from L.A. and got a late start. We decided to stop halfway. We found this gem and were so pleasantly surprised. Dog friendly and people friendly! Great customer service, clean room, and the dogs loved it...treats and all. Thank you Best Western El Rancho for getting our weekend off to a fabulous start!

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Thank you so much for taking the time to share with us. We are very happy that you enjoyed the friendly service, clean room, and doggie amenities. We hope to see you and your dogs again next time you are in the area! More 

Wrightwood, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

We booked this at the last minute for a Saturday night stay. The hotel was reasonably priced (for a single weekend night) and was surprisingly nice. First, I have to mention how SOFT the towels were and they did not smell like bleach. I really couldn't get over how amazing the towels were. The room we had was small, but... More 

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bw_elrancho, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are very happy that you and your husband enjoyed your stay with us (including the soft towels and natural glass cleaner for the motorcycle windshields). We hope to see you againn soon! More 

Bakersfield
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013 via mobile

I thought this quaint little Best Western spot offered everything a traveler could hope to find. Clean.....clean.....clean..It was obvious the owners care about hospitality and service. My wife and I enjoyed our stay with no complaints. We will definitely look forward to staying there again. Kudos to entire staff. Simply put......a super find and tremendous value....

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bw_elrancho, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to hosting you and your wife again! More 

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Address: 2460 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
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Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Morro Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Best Western El Rancho Hotel Morro Bay
Best Western Morro Bay
Morro Bay Best Western
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Morro Bay
#11 Family Hotel in Morro Bay
#12 Romantic Hotel in Morro Bay

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