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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

The welcome at El Rancho was friendly and the room was adequate for an overnight stay whilst driving from Las Vegas to San Francisco.

The town of Bishop is quaint with stunning surroundings and friendly locals.

Good value and location make this motel an okay place for an overnight stay on the way to San Francisco.

Date of stay: April 2018
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Thank ThomAustin
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Elizabeth J, Owner at El Rancho Motel, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2019

Thank you for the input.

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Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

3 star???? NFWay. The internet didn't work for beans but the shower was amazing. I guess LA didn't steal all the water from the Owens valley. Lots of choices in town. Wtf do I need to type in as much as .........

Date of stay: October 2018
Trip type: Traveled solo
Thank tom b
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Elizabeth J, Owner at El Rancho Motel, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2018

Thanks for the input. We have high speed internet with sudden link. We'll check into the issue.

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Reviewed October 7, 2018

This is a bit of the main drag - but in walking distance to all places you might want to visit in Bishop. The surroundings are not really confidence inspiring (trailer park) - but it is very quiet. Friendly, easy check in. Rooms are kind of old - but clean and comfortable. Wifi worked well. Could use more charging outlets. Parking in front of the room is always nice when traveling by motorcycle. Having the Bakery just across the street is a big plus.

Date of stay: September 2018
  • Trip type: Traveled solo
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Thank delfhedde
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Elizabeth J, Owner at El Rancho Motel, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

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Reviewed September 5, 2018

Nice quiet older motel with a very friendly helpful staff and clean, updated rooms. The motor-court parking is adequate for normal sized vehicles but if you are driving a larger vehicle the assigned parking space may not be large enough so check with the staff first.

Room tip: If your driving a lager vehicle, check with the staff to ensure adequate parking space.
Date of stay: September 2018
  • Trip type: Traveled with family
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    • Sleep Quality
    • Service
Thank mine2decoy
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Elizabeth J, Owner at El Rancho Motel, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Thanks so much for the review.

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Reviewed August 23, 2018

The room was smaller than most. The bathroom and shower were very small, as well. The room has seen better days and was a bit run down. HOWEVER, the room was clean and quiet. The bed was comfortable. Everything worked and the price was below most everyone else in town. If that formula works for you there is no reason to pay any more elsewhere.

Date of stay: August 2018
  • Trip type: Traveled solo
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Thank MrKite9
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Elizabeth J, Owner at El Rancho Motel, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Thank you for the input. We do have larger more updated room. Hope to see you again :)

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