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Rancho Inn

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Conyers, Ga.
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Out of the countless roadside motels I've seen, Rancho Inn stood out. I'm a big fan of old Spanish architecture, so the stucco walls and arches spoke to me. The inside was equally pleasant. Very neat and clean with ample space. The refrigerator and microwave worked, as did the TV. The desk clerk was friendly and provided plenty of information...

1Thank Gary W
Reviewed 26 January 2017

My family was there for a family wedding, we spent two nights. The rooms were clean, the Motel grounds were clean and well kept, the building was in good repair. the staff was friendly and very helpful. Because we were older women and I had my teen grand daughter with us I needed to feel safe, the Motel is located...

Thank Margie W
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed two nights at this motel in Apalachicola. Very clean motel and super nice staff. Nice pool area but it was too cool to swim! There is not a breakfast included but the price was right. We highly recommend this hotel for the budget minded traveler.

1Thank kenneths894
Erlanger, Kentucky
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Ranchero is a simple roadside motel located just outside of Appaclacola the rooms are clean the staff is friendly the rate are reasonable. We stayed for two nights while visiting the area. You are close to everything they don't have a free breakfast if that is important to you. We like the old style motels were you back your car...

Thank Ken S
Dade City, Florida
Reviewed 2 January 2017

My wife and I were headed to Mobile, Alabama to visit relatives and decided to stop in Apalachicola for the night since we hadn't been there in a long time. We called a few places and found them booked so we tried Rancho. It wasn't bad, the room was clean but a little outdated, it was quiet and convenient to...

1Thank Ben H
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Nice location walkable to downtown good value. Recently updated, clean very friendly staff. Could use a bigger TV but had all the needed channels. Coffee macker, mini frig, micowave, hairdryer, iron and board all in room. No longer accepting pets.

Lake Havasu City, Arizona
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Loved this place... easy to find right on Highway 98, great price, clean, large rooms, comfortable beds... liked everything about it! Room had refrigerator and microwave. Good breakfast the next morning.

Thank HavasuBabe
Ware, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I chose this place, from reviews as I was after budget. I booked online for 2 nights and regretted it as soon as I arrived. It does have a run down look and my heart sank. That said once I got used to it it was fine. For me booking budget, gave me money to eat at better places. It...

1Thank Snowdy7
Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Basic accommodation. Clean. They had a small pool on property. Close to downtown. We came down for a fishing trip and it was close and we we're close enough to see the sights of Apalachicola. If we were to come back, we may stay there again.

Thank alcorn4301
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

The inn is older but very well maintained and clean. Fridge and microwave in room. Our reservation was messed up by the booking system but the owner was friendly and took care to accommodate us. A pleasant stay.

Thank Angie C

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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • 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: RM372 - RM645 (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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