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Rancho Inn

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240 W. US Hwy. 98, Apalachicola, FL 32320
1 room 1 adult
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Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I spent 3 nights at the beginning of February at the Rancho Inn, after several weeks of renting a newly refurbished house on Saint George Island. I feared that it would be difficult to transition to a motel, but the Rancho turned out to be an excellent place to stay. The king room was large and very comfortable, with an... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Rancho Inn 2/1 and highly recommend it. Our room was large and very clean, updated, and came with fridge, microwave, and coffee pot/coffee, as well as cable tv with lots & lots of channels. The room was also very quiet even though our unit was right next to the street. The owner is very nice and clearly... More 

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Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is older but they're doing a lot of updates. It's not a Hilton but a good clean room. There isn't a view of the bay but we didn't spend much time at the hotel except to sleep and watch tv after a day on the beach at St. George. It has a decent pool and location.

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Hoover, Alabama, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Suitable VRBO and Airbnb places were booked over a holiday weekend and we ended up here based on reviews. Inexpensive but rooms and grounds are clean and neat. Staff very friendly and helpful. Not a scenic place to stay but we were planning to stay busy in Apalachicola and SGI so it didn't matter that much. Clean bathroom and comfortable,... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Clean, tidy property with new furnishings, tile, counters and paint. Comfortable beds. The owner is polite and friendly. The location is great, close to downtown, restaurants, grocery store, CVS, yet in a quiet spot. The amenities--wifi with a strong, consistent signal, fridge, microwave, coffee maker are simple and adequate. Safe, comfortable and a good value.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Basic, clean, super friendly. Overall, great value for your money. It's a little far from downtown, but the drive takes you through about 11 blocks of historic mansions and the cemetery. Rooms were half-way renovated, but very neat. Front desk clerks were so friendly, treated us like we were personal guests.

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Melbourne, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

Clean room and amenities, a quiet road overnight (hwy98), easy access to town restaurant(s), most courteous owner/manager. Looking for a future stay on the way from the coast, oysters and scenery, friendly folks, planning for January, again in March or April - gotta go there in months with "R" as that is good oyster eatin' season!

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Parsippany, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

This is a best hotel for the price and value that Rancho Inn offers around Apalachicola area. Nice clean Room, swimming pool, quiet and peaceful environment. Excellent customer service and very friendly staff and management. We enjoyed our stay and definitely will go back again.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

Located just west of downtown Apalachicola. An independent family owned motel. The family is obviously pround of their property. The beds are comfortable and the rooms are clean. Microwave and fridge. Certainly equal to place s charging twice as much . Whypay more at the chain motel across the road? Cheaper here. More caring and the $$ stays local. A... More 

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

I've stayed here several times during previous trips through the area. The motel seems to have been remodeled since my last stay. The room that I got was quite large and it was quite clean. Tiled floor that was quite clean. Good wifi signal. Minor problems are no security chain on the door and no breakfast.

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