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El Rancho Motor Hotel

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1623 Second Ave. W, Williston, ND 58801
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El Rancho Motor Hotel
Ranked #13 of 22 hotels in Williston
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Williston, North Dakota, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The El Rancho is very nice from the start. Lots of things have been updated in the past few years, including a fully remodeled restaurant & bar. Very clean and comfortable. The front desk staff was great at explaining how to get to my room and where other restaurants & grocery stores were near by. They even have a laundry... More

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Calgary, Alberta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for work for 2 weeks. The company I work for rents alarge portion of this hoteland they tend to take care of us. When there was an emergency in town shuttting down our facility for a day the managment set us up in there conference room with water and snacks at no additional charge. No issues with noise... More

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Standard hotel/motel room with plenty of room, nice tv and clean bathrooms. They have a very good restaurant attached. Right in the middle of town with easy access to whatever you need. Would stay there again. Friendly staff that really took care of us!!

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Deephaven MN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Great change of pace for a city that is exploding at the seams and is packed with chain hotels. The El Rancho is a charming hotel from the days when Williston was a quieter place. The staff is friendly and helpful and remodeling seems to be progressing throughout the property. The new restaurant on-site has excellent and innovative food. Sure... More

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Billings, Montana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012

I stay at this hotel often for work. It is an older hotel that was probably rather classy in its time. It is certainly showing signs of age at this point but is still an adequate place to stay. It is VERY difficult to find a hotel room in Williston at any given point due to the oil boom in... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

I received horrible service during my stay in El Rancho. First, when we checked in they gave us a room with one bed when we had specifically requested a room with 2 beds when we made the reservation. When I went to the front desk the girl seemed to have no idea what I was saying and called her manager.... More

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Calgary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

I stayed here on business and find the El Rancho as a good deal with clean comfortable rooms.

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Stayed here for work, rooms are basic but clean. Hotel staff is less than decent, asking for anything you just get stares. Overall its a place to sleep and nothing more.

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Kiel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2012

My husband & I travel alot to Williston, to see our daughter. We ALWAYS stay at El Rancho. We love being there. Everyone treats us like family. Of all the places we stay on our trip there, this hotel is No. 1 for us. The hotel staff always goes beyond to make sure everything is okay. Our room is quiet... More

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Bismarck, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

I have stayed in many places and I was very pleased with my stay at El Rancho. The front desk staff was very helpful in pointing out a place where I could wash the bugs off my car. I ate in the restaurant and the food was excellent. My room was quiet and clean and I enjoyed the free wifi!... More

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Address: 1623 Second Ave. W, Williston, ND 58801
Location: United States > North Dakota > Williston
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