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Makawao, United States
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Superb Room, excellent restaurant much better than 2 expensive French restaurants we dined at while in San Francisco. Shuttle service precluded the need for a rental car. Great amenities, great room. If you are ever in the San Francisco area this is the hotel to stay at.

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

Thank you for your feedback. We're proud of our Terrace Café.

Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 7 April 2016

There are so many good things to say about this location. The staff is very helpful and go out of their way to please. Liked the location because it was close to the light rail hub and we planned to use it to go into San Francisco but turned out they can arrange city and wine tours, and others and...

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

Thank you for recognizing our great staff, housekeepers, and maintenance crew. We appreciate your compliments.

Cloverdale, California
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Only Hotel we ever stay when we need a park & fly. Always the best staff. Great rooms, great breakfast before we fly and it's great to come back to if we get in late after we have had a late flight. We would not stay any where but here.

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

We appreciate your loyalty. We'll see you on your next trip!

Sonora, United States
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We've stayed at the El Rancho for many years. It's an older motel but has been kept up to date. We had my parents 50th anniversary party here in 1980. We've never had a bad stay and will always make El Rancho our first choice, if we have to choose, when coming to the Bay Area.

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

Thank you for making us your "first choice". We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to the Bay Area.

Reviewed 4 April 2016

Fast, clean, efficient. The parking feature for the one night stay was paramount, and it was perfect. The only thing is, I never eat the "continental" breakfast due to the fairly unhealthy options-I prefer organic and some gluten-free options.

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

Thanks for your positive comments.

Reviewed 4 April 2016

This motel was much better than I thought. The beds are comfortable, there are quite a few toiletries available, and the employees are friendly. Breakfast is also included, which was decent. However, there were no bottled water or any microwaves in the room. This turned out to be a little annoying since we had a ton of food we had...

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

We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to our area. Great to hear you enjoyed a good night sleep on our wonderful beds.

Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Fine hotel, and great for getting the an early morning flight at the airport. We returned our rental car, then took uber to the hotel, and got ourselves scheduled for early shuttle to the airport. Very convenient, and beds very comfortable. Quite pleased by it.

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

Great to hear you enjoyed our Hotel. We think our beds are the best. We're glad you enjoyed them as well.

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 April 2016

We needed a motel which was not too far from the international airport, and El Rancho not only fitted the bill, but was a nice suprise. Close by food outlets, cafes etc, a quiet, very clean room with a comfortable bed, and efficient pleasant staff, with an excellent airport shuttle service at 4.00am in the morning. The motel has a...

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We're glad our great location provided benefit to you. Thanks for mentioning our excellent Front Desk staff and Shuttle staff.

Reviewed 2 April 2016

And breakfast opens early, 430. I had a room back by the railroad tracks and it was soundproofed very well. I never noticed the trains once I close the door. I will definitely stay again as this place is seriously convenient.

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

We're glad you enjoyed your stay and the convenience of our early - early morning continental breakfast.

Chelsea, Vermont
Reviewed 2 April 2016

It was convenient but I would not stay again. It was noisey and worn looking. Staff was good and they tried to be nice. Resturant offered good food and staff was good. We have stayed at many BW+ hotels and this one is bottom of list

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

We're sorry we did not meet your expectations. We continue to make improvements throughout the Hotel. We're glad you enjoyed our Terrace Café and our staff.

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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
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • 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
Region: United States > California > Millbrae
Price Range: RM530 - RM1,079 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS El Rancho Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 306
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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
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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”
 of 5 bubbles frankmX7958RW, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Buildings one or two closest to restaurant and pool -- 1st floor is any disability issues”
 of 5 bubbles TwinBridges1982, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Good value hotel ... nice clean room, good breakfast, shuttle to airport, parking for 15 days ..”
  • view of bathroom ... older look ... very clean
 of 5 bubbles 645mym, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“2nd floor in a unit away from the main street”
 of 5 bubbles Z1439LCmaryv, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We asked for a quiet room and were put in the way back and it was ok.”
 of 5 bubbles poppyhill, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
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