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Rancho Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Sylvester, Georgia
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Very kind and courteous employees and owner! The pool was very nice as well! We really enjoyed our stay and recommend it to others! Not far from food or St. George Island, quiet and convenient. Thank you!

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Thank Christina C
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The room was clean, cool,quiet and the shower was hot. The price was reasonable and I am glad we stayed there. We will use the Ranchero Inn in the future. Most rooms were on the first floor and were easily accessible.

Thank DB C
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We found the room to be very clean and comfortable. Nice linens on the bed and in the bath. We would definitely stay here again. We were in the end room and sometimes our wifi would drop out and then come right back. There was coffee in the lobby but no breakfast offered. Since we can easily grab bagels at...

Thank KL S
Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Rooms were very clean...Friendly staff..Felt safe the total time there...Appreciated management having me call Trip Advisor first when I had to reduce my nights from 4 to 2. I shall recommend this motel to others going the same route.

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Thank sue t
Los Fresnos, Texas
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This motel is affordably priced, with no frills room and service. Our room was clean, comfortable, and had all of the amenities we required- free Wifi, refrig, microwave, and a comfortable bed. It is a very short walk to a gas station and convenience store, and right next door to the Hong Kong Bistro, a chinese restaurant with great take-out.

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Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

This is on the northern outskirts of town. It's has obviously been updated some, fresh paint, etc. but still shows it's age some. It is clean and the rooms are spacious. Our bed was not the best, but it was sufficient. Good shower and water pressure.

Thank RLM64
Panama city
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We stayed here for the first time and will definitely be back. The office clerk was very polite. The rooms were clean and updated. We felt safe. We didnt have to worry about our van being messed with. The pool was nice and clean as well. Thank you!

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1Thank Harrischelsea2010
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Over all clean. Didn't have shampoo. Also, the bed frames are old and dangerous, they stick out an you have to be careful or you will injure yourself. Just wasn't happy with the accommodations. Would not stay again.

1Thank Karen L
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This an older motel on the east side of Apalachicola. It does noit have the "charm" of the downdown motels and is somewhat dated. However the price is considerably less that anyplace else in the area. Management keeps the rooms very clean. Recently all of the TVs were upgraded to flat screen TV's. The water iis Hot. The WiFi connection...

1Thank Philip H
West River, Maryland
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for two nights and found the motel very well run and well equipped. It has been under new management for two years and a number of capital improvements have been made including fresh paint, new refrigerator, New microwave, new coffee maker and new Wi-Fi. Everything worked wonderfully and the room was clean and smelled...

1Thank DeanLewis47

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
New Management! Hotel under remodeling. Rancho Inn is a recently-renovated hotel located in the historical coastal town of Apalachicola Joe on Florida's forgotten Gulf Coast, less than 30 minutes from Port St. Joe and, Mexico Beach and 20 minutes form St. George Island. The Rancho Inn sits just 2 miles form Apalachicola downtown with public boat launching facilities, and close to marinas offering fishing charters and waterfront dining. We pride ourselves in cleanliness and good old fashioned friendliness. You will enjoy the home like feel we try to impart to all our guests. We try to make you feel like you are truly guests in our home. We the owners do live here on the premises. When you are talking to us on the phone, in the office or on the property you have a 99% chance that you are speaking to an owner. We care what you think of us and our establishment and want you to enjoy the time you spend in our city. If there is anything we can do to make your trip and your stay more pleasurable, Please don't hesitate to ask. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rancho Inn

Address: 240 US Highway 98, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1872
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Apalachicola
Price Range: RM374 - RM649 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rancho Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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“Be advised that this hotel has two stories and no elevator, so if you want to stay here, make your reservations early, and be sure to ask for ground floor if climbing the stairs with suitcases is not your thing!”
169betsyf, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“economical, clean, close to town”
PhilH39, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“accessibility, big rooms, helpful and friendly, safe area”
295margiew, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Very clean rooms.”
DaleandSheila, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“I connected to wifi but it was very slow - wound up using my AT&T data plan.”
DalTexN, 28 May 2016 | Read review
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