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El Rancho Boulder Motel

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725 Nevada Highway, Boulder City, NV 89005
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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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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really wanted to like this place as I had seen it when we were in BC earlier in the year and with the big Fifties style neon sign it looked like a charming blast from the past and had some amazing reviews on all the review sites I had seen, as been one of the best places in BC... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very clean, comfortable room. Quiet. Great location and price. Close to restaurants. Would stay here again instead of Las Vegas. Very friendly, helpful staff. Free coffee in the morning. Wished we had had time to use the pool.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

This was a last minute booking 5 hours before I arrived to Las Vegas. I thought the motel appearance would be less than a motel 6. Boy, was I impressed. Initially, I had a room that was for smoking. When I was booking the room I think my hesitation could be heard but the young lady offered to air the... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This is a lovely peaceful spot and the hotel has a really retro feel about it. The room was spotless, although the air conditioning left a little to be desired-the room was very warm. There's a nice pool with lots of loungers, and if you're staying visit the South West Diner next door for dinner.

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Penn Valley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Loved the feeling of this motel. It was very clean. Our room was clean and comfortable especially after a long drive. The staff was very friendly, helpful and professional. It had a refrigerator and microwave and free wi-fi. The pricing was just right.

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Salem, Oregon, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

This is a very clean, small motel. It was perfect for my family of six to hang their hat after a day of traveling across the country. Convenient to grocery stores. Good coffee. We had the three queen bed room. The room with the single bed had the lumpiest softest mattress. It was really bad. The other two mattresses were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

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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