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El Rancho Boulder Motel

Certificate of Excellence
725 Nevada Highway, Boulder City, NV 89005
El Rancho Boulder Motel

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Huge, clean rooms. Friendly staff. Beautiful location in historic district of Boulder City. Clean pool surrounded by palm trees, lovely little park across the street. Great walking area, near good restaurants.

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Haifa
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the El Rancho motel because it was convenient to the Hoover Dam which was the starting point of our kayaking trip in the Black Canyon. The rooms could use a renovation though they were comfortable and surprisingly quiet considering that the main road passed right by, they also had a microwave and a small refrigerator. There was... More 

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Ramsey, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good clean rooms with aircon and ceiling fans. Rooms, fixtures, towels and bed throws a little tired/worn but all clean. Pricing ok. Staff great. Parking right outside of your room and free wifi add to its assets. Would return if visiting area.

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Elko, Nevada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This historic Motel is a wonderful blast from the past as well as friendly. I stay here whenever I travel through southern Nevada or travel down to Arizona. Boulder City is the gateway to Boulder Dam. The motel still uses real keys. The rooms are large, beds are comfortable, and the rooms are always clean. Pet friendly and you meet... More 

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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A 'perfect storm' of events made Las Vegas a very expensive, booked up place to stay during our trip, so we ventured further afield to find accommodation. We were very pleased with our little find of the El Rancho Motel. Who knew Boulder City was such a pleasant, convenient little place along the way?! Lovely clean motel, nice grounds and... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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24 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just like what people had reported on Trip Advisor. A nice change from the craziness of Las Vegas. Everything was great - staff, price, location, comfort, ambience. We could just park and enjoy Boulder City for what it had to offer by foot.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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20 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Vintage motel, with 50s charm on exterior. Rooms are very tidy, but not new. There were new flat screen tvs in our rooms. Walking distance to everything so it was the perfect location for a pub crawl stay-cation. Very nice pool and landscaping. Free coffee in the am. No blowdryer. Desk staff very nice and thorough. If you like to... More 

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Mammoth Lakes, California
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15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

on the way through to Laughlin. It is a very centrally located location, clean, reasonably priced a d even the air con is quiet. Beds are comfortable. It is a family owned house that is devoid of the frills but is well maintained and comfortable!

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Port Orford, Oregon
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Stay here for a few days once a year while visiting family. Has the look and feel (and signage) from the glorious gangster days. Old adobe, stucco, and tile. Nice big outdoor pool with lounge chairs -- even a couple of bbq grilles and a sink prep area. Comfortable hotel, but not modern. Bed is comfortable and sleep well, but... More 

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6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We enjoyed our stay at this hotel mostly because of the friendly hotel staff (Marie at the front desk is so sweet). This place will remind you of a hotel you would stay on a childhood family vacation. And that's a good thing! Just know when you book that you're not staying at the 4 Seasons. It's a bit dated,... More 

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