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El Rancho Dolores Motel

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73352 Twentynine Palms Hwy., Twentynine Palms, CA 92277 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
2 Star accommodation
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All reviewsroom was super cleanbed was comfortablejoshua treedefinitely stay here againnext morningtwo nightsmotelprosmicrowaveconsdesertpalmschain
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Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights during our trip to Joshua Tree National Park. We had initially booked a static RV on the outskirts of town and arrived to find that it was a complete dump. It was a Friday night and our options were...More

Thank oceancruzer
Response from Devan P, Director of Sales at El Rancho Dolores MotelResponded June 13, 2018

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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We only stayed here for one night but we were happy. The desk staff was very nice - we had a late flight and they seemed to really appreciate our call that we’d be even later than planned (it was after midnight). Our room was...More

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Response from Devan P, Public Relations Manager at El Rancho Dolores MotelResponded April 17, 2018

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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

My son and I enjoyed Spring Break '18 in So. Cal. riding motocross with an old Navy buddy and his son and and one of his friends. We drove straight from Hot Springs, AR to Glamis, AZ - 26 hours, boys got on the bikes...More

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Response from elrancho29palm, Hotel Manager at El Rancho Dolores MotelResponded April 19, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We are known to be the best family hotel in Twentynine Palms. Nice to hear that you and your kids liked our hotel, amenities and close...More

Reviewed March 5, 2018

This place is fantastic for stays at joshua tree!! They also do extended stays which is very convenient. Rooms come with kitchens so you dont have to eat out all the time, very nice!! Also has laundry on site! Owners and staff are super friendly...More

Thank Matt C
Response from elrancho29palm, Hotel Manager at El Rancho Dolores MotelResponded March 8, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for having chosen El Rancho Dolores Motel for your vacation, and for taking the time to share your comments about it. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay and the personalized service we always provide....More

Reviewed January 25, 2018

Pros: Independent motel (not part of a chain). Room was clean. Bed was comfortable enough. Hot water in shower. Good lighting. Microwave and fridge in room. Good price. Cons: Internet was slow. Microwave kept tripping the power cord it was plugged into, so I had...More

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Response from elrancho29palm, Guest Relations Manager at El Rancho Dolores MotelResponded January 27, 2018

Dear Guest, Thanks for commenting. I’m sorry that some maintenance issues and other lapses detracted from your stay. We take pride in providing the best possible guest experience and are involved in a continuous improvement process to get better and better. We’ll take your comments...More

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A long established 29 palms Motel in this area, the El Rancho Dolores has played host to travellers and tourists alike from all over the world since 1940. Many types of room are available, from small singles ...More to larger suites with kitchenettes. Several rooms have their own drive-in car ports and private patios. Landscaped gardens and manicured lawns are also a feature of our motel. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
31
Price range
$64 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Rancho Dolores Hotel Twentynine Palms
Location
United States > California > California Desert > Twentynine Palms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
31
Price range
$64 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Rancho Dolores Hotel Twentynine Palms
Location
United States > California > California Desert > Twentynine Palms
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Travelknowledge2013
August 28, 2014|
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Response from elrancho29palm | Property representative |
We don't charge
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Travelknowledge2013
August 28, 2014|
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it's free
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"Family rooms are great"
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"all rooms are on the same level and face the street"
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"rooms close to the highway are noisy. wifi isn't great"
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"select a room toward the front or on the sides; as long as you aren't looking out the back windows..."
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