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El Rancho Dolores Motel

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73352 Twentynine Palms Hwy., Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I came to Twentynine Palms for a weekend getaway and El Rancho Dolores was the perfect place to stay. It is easily accessible and, although you are right on the highway, I found it to be extremely quiet. My room was very comfortable and, with a fridge and microwave, it was like a home away from home (except that I... More 

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Solna
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

..four points. Stayed one night. Came in late, nothing prebooked. Nice n friendly staff. The room was clean and large enough. Parking included just outside the room.On the plus side was a small kitchenette enabling some "home cooking" and storage possibilitis. (Keeping the beers cold..) walking distance to descent restautants.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

This place is great, very quiet and very well managed. The room was absolutely spotless. The bathroom looked brand new as if it had been recently remodeled. This place is so worth the low price they charge...

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Devan P, Manager at El Rancho Dolores Motel, responded to this review

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YUMA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Went to Twentynine Palms at the last minute due to a family funeral. The Motel was very accommodating and the employees were hospitable and courteous. Served the purpose at a quick shot and we will stay here again. The price and location were perfect.

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elrancho29palm, Webmaster at El Rancho Dolores Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your kind words. I’m so pleased that you found us a clean and pleasant place to stay and that our amenities were to your liking. We take real pride in this hotel and in serving guests like you, and I’m extremely happy that you had such a pleasant stay. We look forward to... More 

Antwerp, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

Our one night stay in this motel wasn't bad. The room wasn't dirty but not spic&span either, but sufficient. But a thorough cleaning would be welcome. Free and relatively fast wifi. No coffee machine, no breakfast. The shower feels like a sandblasting. They are renovating a lot of rooms though so it can only get better. Very close to Joshua... More 

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elrancho29palm, Webmaster at El Rancho Dolores Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your comments. I’m pleased you had a good experience with us although I regret that we couldn’t completely satisfy you in every way. We take real pride in our hotel, and I apologize if we let you down in any ways. We want you to have the best possible experience here, and we’re working toward complete... More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Stayed one night in this motel. You park right outside your room and the pool is a gated area in the middle with all the rooms around it. The room had a tv, air con and a little kitchen area with a huge fridge. It was clean and comfortable and ideal for one or two nights. The lady on reception... More 

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elrancho29palm, Webmaster at El Rancho Dolores Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your kind words about our clean, comfortable and friendly hotel with plenty of amenities. We take serving our guests very seriously and are very pleased that we met your needs so well. I hope you will tell others about our property and stay with us again the next time you’re in town. We appreciate the opportunity... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Great place for the money. The rooms are very clean, there is plenty of parking, the pool is very clean, and there is security. We have stayed there many times and it is hard to beat. The location is close to the entrance to Joshua Tree.

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elrancho29palm, Webmaster at El Rancho Dolores Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your kind words and for being a repeat guest. I’m so pleased that you found us a clean and pleasant place to stay and that our amenities were to your liking. We take real pride in this hotel and serving guests like you, and I’m extremely happy that you had a such a... More 

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10 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

Spent one night after coming out of Joshua Tree National park. We got one of the basic rooms. Great room, very clean and nicely remodeled. Refrigerator and microwave. Too bad there wasn't a coffee pot??? Fine landscaping and even a nice pool. Great stay for the money.

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elrancho29palm, Webmaster at El Rancho Dolores Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your kind words and for being a repeat guest. I’m so pleased that you found us a clean and pleasant place to stay and that our amenities were to your liking. We take real pride in this hotel and serving guests like you, and I’m extremely happy that you had a such a... More 

Delmar, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

The motel is very close to the middle of town. My son is a Marine so its not a very long drive from base. The room was very clean and the bed was comfortable. The only thing i would say that could be improved is a coffee pot in the room. It did have a fridge and microwave. The flat... More 

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elrancho29palm, Webmaster at El Rancho Dolores Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your comments. I’m glad you had a nice stay with us and that you would stay again. I hope you have the opportunity to do that very soon. We’ll take a look at the coffee makers in the rooms to see if they can be improved. We look forward to having you with us again. Sincerely,... More 

Houston, Texas
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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Pros: location, price, beautiful and tastefully done room, super clean Cons: 2 hot labeled taps in shower but no actual hot water coming out of either, latch on front window broken so window unlocked. It was super late so I photographed the latch and improvised a window lock by wedging the curtain rod in the window to prevent it from... More 

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elrancho29palm, Webmaster at El Rancho Dolores Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your comments. I’m glad you had a pleasant experience with us. I apologize for the confusion related to the window latch, which was slightly damaged but was lockable during your stay. I also apologize for the confusion regarding the hot water, which has been cleared up. I hope you will focus on the many good things... More 

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