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BEST WESTERN PLUS El Rancho Inn

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

BEST HOTEL EVER. The staff was friendly, it was affordable. The property is so cute it's not even 10 minutes from the airport...so why 4 stars you ask? Hahahahaha well, when it was time to take a shower we realized we had received two body lotions and one conditioner. And we were in the far corner, so we didn't even...

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Stamford, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

First of AAA must review ratings of the hotel. The hotel has limited facility when it comes to pool or cardio but more than that facilities are not maintained. Few points to help decide how bad it is... 1. Pool area is very small and dirty...even motels have better pool. 2. Pool is cold...not heated at all and no one...

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aschwass, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS El Rancho Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We will review your comments with our service staff and will make improvements.

California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good value at this Best Western if you want to park your car at SFO while you are on a trip and spend a night at the hotel to recover from the airline flight. The staff runs this smoothly in getting the shuttle to SFO, your room, and return of your car seem tol go through seamlessly. Rooms are modest...

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aschwass, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS El Rancho Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking advantage of our Park and Fly program. We're glad the service ran smoothly and hopefully made your travels a little less stressful.

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The beds and rooms are comfortable. Do not be dependent on shuttle service. They need at least an hour round trip even though it's close to the airport. They stop at 3 hotels. Also failed to send me check out receipts or anything. Not worth $200.00 for one night stay.

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aschwass, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS El Rancho Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. Our shuttle service runs every half hour - we apologize for your long wait.

Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Good place to stop for quick layover. Clean and comfortable. Good location . The shower needs some work.... it was hot then cold then too hot, Will stay here again. The check in staff was very pleasant.

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aschwass, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS El Rancho Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We look forward to hosting you on your next trip to our area.

Billings, Montana
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I went out and searched for the best price on a '3 star' near the airport. This was the best price I found, and so at first I was a little nervous. I had a very nice stay,... I must say. I don't know if I was just tired, but a first I thought it was going to be noisy...

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aschwass, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS El Rancho Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and providing your positive feedback. We feel we have the best beds and also are fortunate to have such a great location in the beautiful City of Millbrae.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in San Fransisco on a 12 hour layover. I decided to stay at the Best Western PLUS El Rancho Inn due to the ratings it had on Google and Trip Advisor. It was incredibly easy to get to the hotel via shuttle, and back to the airport the next day. The room was spotless, the bed was insanely...

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aschwass, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS El Rancho Inn, responded to this review

We're glad you stayed with us. I will share your comments about our great Housekeeping staff. We agree - our beds are the best!

Copperopolis, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is clean, comfortable, onsite bar and restaurant and location great. Near BART and local restaurants near by of various ethnic types. Hotel will also keep your car for up to 2 weeks with one night stay. shuttle service is great.

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aschwass, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS El Rancho Inn, responded to this review

We're glad you enjoyed your stay and guestroom. Thank for using our great Park and Fly program.

Nevada City, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beautiful well maintained old hotel is so well organized. Restaurant is good. Our suite had kitchen with all needed supplies. Staff very pleasant. Park stay fly program well organized. Will stay in future again when flying out of SFO.

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Looking forward to seeing you on your next trip. Thanks for sharing your positive experience with our great staff.

Vancouver, WA, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

very pleasant, clean and staff was great, shuttle to the airport, nice restaurant, pool looked inviting and loved the seating arrangement on the deck of the restaurant. I would refer to this hotel to family and friends and we will return in a few months.

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We appreciate your referral. Thank you for staying with us - we're glad you enjoyed our great Terrace Cafe.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Closest Best Western hotel to SFO Airport, AAA 3 Diamond Rated, with full service restaurant offering complimentary daily departure snack from 4:30am - 9:30am. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS El Rancho Inn

Address: 1100 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030-2015
Region: United States > California > Millbrae
Price Range: RM487 - RM1,112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS El Rancho Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 219
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus El Rancho Hotel Millbrae
Best Western Plus El Rancho Inn And Suites
Best Western Millbrae
Millbrae Best Western
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Millbrae
#1 Family Hotel in Millbrae
#1 Romantic Hotel in Millbrae
#2 Green Hotel in Millbrae
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Try to get a suite. They are great!”
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“I was on the second floor and there seemed to be a lot of noise from cars, trains, people on the balcony entrance”
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“Buildings one or two closest to restaurant and pool -- 1st floor is any disability issues”
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