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El Rancho Motel

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was clean and perfect for what we needed. I will be booking again there, so close to Ferrys landing. A little far To the beach if you walk but the bus runs all day for free. We walked it all and it wasn't to bad. I love this island and will come once a year always.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a quaint old-style motel, nothing fancy, but very comfortable. New owner is very accommodating. It's in a great location between the bay and the ocean, and a bus runs both directions if you don't want to walk. The neighborhood seemed safe while we walked all around this area. Parking could be tricky if you're there during high season,... More 

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

My significant other was able to get the Fourth of July weekend off so we took the opportunity to spend a night in Coronado. My mother had actually found this motel for us and even though my partner and I were apprehensive about staying in a motel we decided to give it a shot considering the reviews were good. After... More 

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Very pleased with the layout and good use of space of the rooms with the separation of the sleeping area with the relaxation area. Very pleasant atmosphere both inside and out. We loved the outside lounging areas and enjoyed the simple country style check in and check out process.

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Central,CT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

For the quality of this place it is a really good bargain for how nice it is. Bang for the buck beats every other place on island! Best part is it is central location to all of Coronados restaurants & attractions

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

My mom and I stayed 2 nights. This is a nice little boutique hotel with the feel of a bed n breakfast at a good price. We took the free shuttle down Orange Ave to shops and restaurants. We walked to the ferry that took us to San Diego and the Seaport Village Shops.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Let me start by saying WOW. This room was outstanding. Nice and Quiet. Newly remodeled, quaint room. The kitchenette was Great for that late night snack:) Price was Incredible for this type of room.Walking distance to shopping and restaurants. Service was spot on. Keep up the Great work. We will definitely be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Great location at reasonable price, as with real estate, this is very important. Location, location, location. Lily went out of her way to make my stay a pleasant one, check in and check out very easy. Keep up the great work Lily

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We stayed in Room #9 (economy room w/ 1 bed). The description on the website wasn't lying when they said "650 sq ft." - it's the whole room with bathroom - it's small. The room is toward the back of the property, so noise was never an issue. The room was clean, the bed was comfortable for the 4 nights... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Very comfortable, clean, relaxing hotel. Wonderful patio out front to sit and relax. Rooms are somewhat small but workable. Management is very helpful. We suggested adding an extra clothes hook in the bathroom, and it was there a few days later! Coronado is a nice place to stay - more relaxed than staying downtown, and parking is free. Ferry landing... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Rancho Motel Coronado is conveniently located in the heart of beautiful Coronado Island, and offers 10 charming rooms full of amenities and warm hospitality that will make your stay a memorable one. Surrounded by attractions such as the Ferry Landing Marketplace, the historic Hotel Del Coronado, and the world famous Coronado Beaches, we know you will truly have a wonderful stay at El Rancho Motel. San Diego is also close by, just a drive on the majestic Coronado Bay Bridge. Explore the Gaslamp Quarter, Old Town, the San Diego Zoo, Sea World and so much more. Access to the San Diego Airport is also close and convenient. Coronado is a peaceful island community and resort destination, with a world class golf course, a marina, parks and beaches. The weather is perhaps the best in the world, making it the perfect destination for families and seasoned travelers. With plenty of dining and shopping options within walking distance, we know your stay will be a pleasurable experience. We look forward to making your stay at El Rancho Motel as relaxing and comfortable as possible. Welcome to Coronado Island! ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Rancho Motel

Address: 370 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-1498
Location: United States > California > Coronado
Price Range: $105 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — El Rancho Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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