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Jemez Springs, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From my home in the San Francisco Bay Area, this destination is a nice easy drive and ideal as a first leg of any longer journey transiting the length of California. In the year since my first review new owners and managers have come in but with no adverse impact on the property, its presentation or guest-friendly welcome. It wins... More 

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Great Falls, Montana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The motel is not on the water but is very close. The place is all one level and spread out in a number of units. It does not have air conditioning so if you leave windows open you hear the traffic. It does have a large fan but we did not use it so not sure if it would have... More 

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Visalia, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I frequent hotels and motels in Morro Bay, and once stayed previously at the El Rancho. We picked the El Rancho this time because it was advertised to be "pet friendly" and we confirmed that in our reservation. They are not pet friendly or guest friendly! After being told that they would not honor our reservation, the... More 

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San Diego, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we checked in we had a great experience. The lady at the front desk was great. But when we had breakfast it was a different woman. This one was a mean one. We asked her directions to Hearst Castle and she did not even pay us no mind. We asked her for sausages because it had finished and she... More 

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice stop over for us in Morro Bay. The hotel was nice and clean with friendly staff. A small breakfast was nice with the option of a pool. Morro Bay is a nice little town with some surfing, paddle boarding and a few nice eateries.

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to this hotel to spend the night before driving the Big Sur. We only spent one night (too much already for Morro Bay!). The hotel was clean but mainly basic. Do not expect much. It is just dew rooms around a parking space .. Staff are very friendly and wifi free...

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Redwood City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely motel. We'd recommend it to friends looking to stay at a nice, well-run older place which has been updated recently. Not a posh upscale place but comfy, quiet, safe, and complete. Enjoy the real shower, sizable with great pressure. Relax into the clean environment. Make coffee in your room. Use the small fridge or microwave. We were in... More 

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Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite its location along the highway (which guarantees good accessibility by car) in the room it was not too noisy. room (2 queen size beds) was of comfortable standard and reasonably large; clean !!; good beds; US standard bathroom; American breakfast only (unfortunately as often in US with plastic tableware). Morro Bay beach is quickly accessible by car, but not... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked two rooms for 3 children and 2 adults. Initially the rooms we were given could not have been further away. I initially asked to be moved nearer and was told this was not possible. My husband asked and after some discussion we were given the adjoining room !! The staff tried to charge us extra for this until we... More 

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at a lot of BW hotels, and this one by far is the cutest. The layout of the pool/public area is so cozy and welcoming, with tables, chairs, a love-swing, and a white picket fence! The rooms are clean and cozy, and the staff is friendly and helpful. We were just passing through, and I now wish... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • 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 93442-1552
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Morro Bay
Price Range: $88 - $273 (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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