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El Rancho Boulder Motel

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725 Nevada Highway, Boulder City, NV 89005
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El Rancho Boulder Motel
Ranked #2 of 7 hotels in Boulder City
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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 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stay at El Rancho Boulder frequently every summer. Nice, simple, no frills "ma and pop" motel. Big pool, good car & boat parking, friendly staff, and within walking distance to many good restaurants in town. However, wish they would do a little spruce up to the rooms: new carpet, drapes & chairs would be nice.

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London, United Kingdom
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27 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a night in the Excalibur in Las Vegas, what a relief to be in a real and human place again. If we ever pass this way again I will avoid L.V. and come straight here. This motel has real family feel to it. The welcome was great and the motel was great. The room was fully equipped and clean.... More

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Nottingham UK
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My very first review on tripadvisor was on the El Rancho Motel 10 years ago, I have since posted twice more and each time I have reiterated what a special place this is. We recently visited again and once more we found exceptionally friendly and helpful staff. Our room was clean, comfortable and very quiet. Everything we needed at the... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

What a great little hotel. The rooms may be dated, but the amazing staff more than makes up for it! They went out of their way to make sure our room was perfect. Even during an insanely busy 4th of July weekend, we had a super-early check-in. The motel is within walking distance to some great cafes (see my next... More

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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Very nice, clean motel and helpful staff at very resonable rate. Dated, but very clean property with huge swimming pool. Just one level motel, which you can back up to and unload. Also, very good diner a couple doors down called Southwest Diner.

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32 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I love the retro look of this place but my body disliked the bed and pillows provided. Ugh. Room was otherwise ok. Location is quiet central to the town. You can walk to local restaurants easily. Pool was closed during my visit.

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23 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

This is the type of motel I remember staying at as a kid. Not a big fancy chain, but a simple, down home motel. Nothing extravagant nor high end. A basic room with few extras. No hair dryer, no complimentary shampoo. A couple of cheap bars of soap and a shower cap and makeup remover pad for the ladies. There... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I was traveling with my large dog and made a reservation at this motel. Great rates, great room, very quiet. My daughter in law had asked around and everyone she talked to recommended this motel. The dog and I spent 3 wonderful nights there. I would stay there again.

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11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

During a recent family road trip, we decided to visit the Las Vegas area. We visited the Las Vegas strip and all that good stuff, but we wanted a quiet, relaxed place to stay the night, and the strip isn't it! While passing through Boulder City after visiting the Hoover Dam, we saw that neat and colorful neon sign for... More

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Rochester, New York
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18 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Town of Boulder has many old school motels, it's charming. When we needed a nights accommodation the local folks recommended this motel. So glad they did, we had a room equipped with king size bed, great bath - and in the am, we were offered coffee outside by the lobby entrance. Mary, who was on duty when we left the... More

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Additional Information about El Rancho Boulder Motel

Address: 725 Nevada Highway, Boulder City, NV 89005
Location: United States > Nevada > Boulder City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
El Rancho Boulder Hotel Boulder City
El Rancho Boulder City Hotel

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The El Rancho Boulder Motel is family owned and operated. While we are not a 4 Star hotel, our rooms are CLEAN, comfortable and safe. Any member of our staff will be happy to help you in any way we can. Upon request, we provide transportation to and from the Boulder City Airport and while we don't have a business center, we will be happy to make you a few copies, send or receive a fax, or hold a delivery until you arrive. We have a discount agreement with a few of the restaurants nearby, one of them is right next door, so everything you need is within walking distance. And if there is anything that you need, that you don't see in your room, PLEASE ASK. Our Front Office has a supply of everything from Shampoo to Pots and Pans. ... more   less 
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