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BEST WESTERN El Rancho

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2460 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
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Oceanside, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The husband & wife team that manages the place are very professional & provided great restaurant recommendations & directions to them. The hotel is well located and has a pool and play area for children. It is close to places to eat & grocery stores.

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Thank Earl D
sugeilCS, Public Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Earl, We thank you for taking the time to review our property. It pleases me to read such wonderful things about the newest members of our team. I will be sure to pass on this review for them to see. i am positive it will make their day bright. We hope that you will come back and stay with... More 

Prescott, Arizona, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed at this hotel before and it would seem it is under new management as the quality is not as good. In our room, the dresser drawers were either dirty or broken, the toiletries in the bathroom were inconsistent (there were several lotions but only one shampoo), and the breakfast wasn't very good. On both days, the sausage was... More 

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2 Thank Kristen K
sugeilCS, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Kristen, I thank you for taking time to write this review. I am sorry to hear of your dissatisfaction and will look into this matter. I will be getting together with the general manager this week to will discuss these issues. I hope you enjoyed you time in Moro bay and hope that you will consider giving us another... More 

1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really good job on remodeling the rooms. Great location and the Mexican restaurant next door has a great Chili Verde Enchilada. New owners are working hard to make this a better place and the cleaning crews do an excellent job. Plus the location is great with ocean views and only 15-20 minutes from San Luis Obispo's Cal Poly, maybe... More 

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Thank Paul M
sugeilCS, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Paul M, What an awesome review. I thank you for taking the time to write such wonderful things. It is true the new management is hard working and take pride in the hotel. I will pass along your review and I know it will bring smiles to many peoples faces. I hope you will come back and visit us... More 

San diego, United States
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed our stay. The room is small. The location feels isolated yet the beaches and downy town is just few minutes drive. Beautiful garden and my children enjoyed the swings and running around the grassy area. The room is clean but the walls are thin. The property is clean and well maintained. The staff are accommodating.

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Thank Carl S
sugeilCS, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Carl S, I thank you for allowing us to provide you with excellent customer service. I thank you for the wonderful things you say in your review and also want you to know that your feedback is important to us and will be using it to make sure all future guests including yourself are even more satisfied. Thank You... More 

Buffalo, New York
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179 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a week in Morro bay visiting family. Our stay was very pleasant. The room was not spacious but newly renovated. It was very clean and comfortable. Soap, shampoo and body lotion were provided. The breakfast bar included make your own waffles, sausages, cold cereal, a selection of oatmeal packets, yogurt, hard boiled eggs, toast, English muffins as well... More 

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Thank LNM1108
Nroop, Public Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear lmn1108, We thank you for you stay with us. I hope you had a opportunity to visit all the attractions this part of the world has to offer. We thank you for you kind review and do hope you will come and stay with us again if ever in this area. Please know that your opinion is important to... More 

Mission, KS, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed for 2 weeks and my experience was completely positive. The staff members were efficient and friendly. The room was clean an large for the price. The hotel is located close to HWY 1 north and south entrances and only a few minutes from the Morro Bay Embarcadero. I look forward to my next stay.

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Thank Katherine K
Nroop, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Katherine K, We to look forward to your next stay. We want to thank you for choosing this hotel for your needs. It was a pleasure having you hear. We thank you for the awesome review and hope to see you again real soon More 

Moreno Valley, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay here was very short but it was still a lovely stay. We were taking our time to travel down the 1 from Monterrey and mistimed our arrival. The staff called us to make sure we were still coming and offered an over the phone check in, just in case we didn't arrive before the office closed at 9pm.... More 

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Thank Yvette M
Nroop, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Yvette M, I thank you for the great review. I will look into what the problem could have been with your television. I do apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you and if ever in the area again I assure you this will not happen again. It was a pleasure having you here at our property and... More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room was brand new and smells new too. Very clean, polite and the beach is so close and has a view of the beach too! I would definitely recommend it. Right by the highway and easy to find. The Morro Bay Strand state beach is just nearby.

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Thank Donna L
Nroop, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Donna, How awesome you got to spend time with the love of your life and I am so happy you chose us to for your hotel needs. If ever in the area again please stop by and say hi and if you need hotel accommodations we would love to have you back. Have a wonderful weekend and we thank... More 

Lyndonville, United States
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nicely redorated motel near the ocean and a short drive from the elephant seal beach. A nice touch in decorating and a unique room. We were placed away from families with children withot even asking (nice).

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Thank Lee P
Nroop, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Lee We want to thank you for the awesome review. It pleases me to see that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. We have done alot of work at the property and it is nice that it is noticed. Please come back and stay with us again if you are ever in the area. Thank you More 

HoppinGlad
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We were so pleasantly surprised by how new everything was in this hotel. Even the carpet is brand new. I think I may have been the first person to use the washer and dryer. The pool is lovely; the kids really enjoyed it. The breakfast consisted of waffles sausage patties, hard boiled eggs and your standard cereal, toast, pastry, etc.... More 

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Thank HoppinGlad
Nroop, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear hoppin glad, We thank you for the awesome review. It pleases us to hear so many positive things about out hotel. We hope that you will come back soon and visit us again. If ever we can help you do not hesitate to call. thank you norman More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to BEST WESTERN El Rancho!Escape to this Morro Bay, California hotel offering comfortable and affordable accommodations near Hearst Castle, Morro Bay Beach and Cal Poly University. Welcome to the BEST WESTERN El Rancho where guests will receive personalized customer service, quiet accommodations. Newly refurbished, this California Best Western hotel offers convenient access to many local attractions, shopping and dining options in and around Morro Bay. Guests staying at this Morro Bay hotel will enjoy single story accommodations with well-appointed guest rooms featuring cable television, coffee maker, refrigerator, microwave, iron and ironing board and free high-speed Internet access. Dining is made easy with the hotel's complimentary breakfast and a restaurant right across the parking lot as well as 2 patios for our guests' use. The outdoor heated swimming pool(SEASONAL) provides a great place for guests to unwind and refresh.enjoy the sunset view from our garden area. For added convenience, the BEST WESTERN El Rancho offers large vehicle parking.There is no better lodging choice than the BEST WESTERN El Rancho when visiting Morro Bay. Located midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, guests at the hotel will have convenient access to a variety of area attractions including views of the Pacific Ocean. Spend an afternoon touring nearby Hearst Castle or San Luis Obispo Mission, exploring Morro Bay Rock, biking or hiking through Morro Bay State Park or enjoying some beach fun at Atascadero State park. Cal Poly University and Cuesta College are both located close by making the BEST WESTERN El Rancho ideal lodging when touring the campus or visiting friends. The caring staff at the AAA-3 Diamond BEST WESTERN El Rancho is ready to ensure an enjoyable stay in Morro Bay, California. Make a reservation today and save! ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN El Rancho

Address: 2460 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Morro Bay
Price Range: $111 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — BEST WESTERN El Rancho 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Best Western El Rancho Hotel Morro Bay
Best Western Morro Bay
Morro Bay Best Western
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Morro Bay
#11 Family Hotel in Morro Bay
#14 Romantic Hotel in Morro Bay
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