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Best Western El Rancho

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Murrieta, California
Reviewed 30 March 2015

I have stayed at this hotel with my family and on my own on business. We have stayed at this hotel because it is quite economical and has a nice location. The hotel is located right off of Highway 1 and is less than 1/2 a mile from the beach as the crow flies although it is not so easily...

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BestWestern E, Manager at Best Western El Rancho, responded to this review

We are so glad that you have enjoyed staying with us! We hope to see you again soon!

Seal Beach, United States
Reviewed 24 March 2015

A quaint older Motel, but still very nice, convenient, and well kept.. at a bargain Price.. The Breakfast area is very clean with a friendly atmosphere, not the greatest Breakfast, but good wholesome food..

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BestWestern E, Manager at Best Western El Rancho, responded to this review

We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope that you got to enjoy some of our extra hot choices for breakfast such as warm cinnamon swirls, bacon, egg and cheese pockets, or french toast stick! We hope to see you again soon.

Placentia, United States
Reviewed 23 March 2015

We stay at this hotel every time we go to Morro Bay. The service is always outstanding. They treat the four legged guest as well as they treat the two legged ones! Will continue to stay here every time we are in the area.

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BestWestern E, Manager at Best Western El Rancho, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear that you think of us as your home away from home! We always think of our return guests like family! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 21 March 2015

We only stayed one night on our way to see the Highway1 towards the Big Sur and San Francisco. The hotel is right on the highway and still provided a quiet night's rest for us. It is great for families with children who will enjoy the warm pool. The outside is pleasant with chairs and tables to relax. The staff...

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BestWestern E, Manager at Best Western El Rancho, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We are glad that you were able to enjoy all of our outdoor amenities! We hope to see you again soon!

San Francisco, United States
Reviewed 16 March 2015

I had a very nice overnight here. It's only 5 miles from Cayucos and just outside of Morro Bay. The room is pretty basic but the bed and shower were both great. They're pet friendly, I brought my pooch and they had a welcome basket w/ towels and treats. Overall nice experience.

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BestWestern E, Manager at Best Western El Rancho, responded to this review

Michael we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us! We love being able to pamper our four-legged friends. We hope to see you again soon!

Fresno, California
Reviewed 11 March 2015

This property is an older property and directly off the highway however it's very quiet. The rooms at this property are old and rather small but they are equipped with new flat screen televisions, microwaves and frigarators. The bed was comfortable and the linens were nice. Very typical continental breakfast. For a last minute trip this property would be fine,...

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BestWestern E, Manager at Best Western El Rancho, responded to this review

We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope that you were able to enjoy all our outdoor areas. We hope that you will come and visit again soon!

Pasadena, California, United States
Reviewed 10 March 2015

This hotel is out of the town of Morro Bay and in a Route 66-like part of Highway 1, but once on the premises one forgets all that. The pool area with swing looks inviting; the flower beds are meticulously groomed; the rooms are nicely appointed and what floored me was that the breakfast room was DECORATED for the season...

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BestWestern E, Manager at Best Western El Rancho, responded to this review

Clifford we are so glad that you gave us a try! We are even happier to hear how wonderful of a time you had staying with us and we hope that you will come and visit again soon!

Reviewed 5 March 2015 via mobile

I had not stayed in a Motel in 20 plus years...so I was a little skeptical at first. This Motel was delightful. I immediately felt as though the owners and employees took great pride in this establishment and environment. The pool and breakfast were a treat! I hope to try and come back to beautiful Morro Bay one day, and...

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BestWestern E, Manager at Best Western El Rancho, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! We do take great pride in our property and we are so glad that you noticed. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Springville, United States
Reviewed 4 March 2015

We had a great time at El Rancho, nice clean room, the heater wasn't working and they brought in a portable one the next day, we used the BBQ on the grounds and enjoyed a home cooked dinner in our room. The staff were so friendly and helpful, it made our stay very relaxing and comfortable. They also serve nice...

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BestWestern E, Manager at Best Western El Rancho, responded to this review

Kathleen we are so happy to hear how you enjoyed your stay. We always love when our guests are able to use and appreciate our BBQs! We are also glad that we were able to take care of the heater issue. We hope that you will come and visit again soon.

FRESNO
Reviewed 19 February 2015

This place has the perfect location, pet friendly, and very clean and quiet. We were close to all that we come to see in Morrow Bay. The awesome dog friendly beaches and town along with the nearby restaurants and shops. (the room also has a list of all the pet friendly restaurants and parks/beaches in the room and provided pet...

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BestWestern E, Manager at Best Western El Rancho, responded to this review

Morro Bay is such a great pet friendly town! We are so glad that you were able to enjoy all of our pet amenities! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to BEST WESTERN El Rancho!Escape to this Morro Bay, California hotel offering comfortable and affordable accommodations near Hearst Castle, Morro Bay Beach and Cal Poly University. Welcome to the BEST WESTERN El Rancho where guests will receive personalized customer service, quiet accommodations. Newly refurbished, this California Best Western hotel offers convenient access to many local attractions, shopping and dining options in and around Morro Bay. Guests staying at this Morro Bay hotel will enjoy single story accommodations with well-appointed guest rooms featuring cable television, coffee maker, refrigerator, microwave, iron and ironing board and free high-speed Internet access. Dining is made easy with the hotel's complimentary breakfast and a restaurant right across the parking lot as well as 2 patios for our guests' use. The outdoor heated swimming pool(SEASONAL) provides a great place for guests to unwind and refresh.enjoy the sunset view from our garden area. For added convenience, the BEST WESTERN El Rancho offers large vehicle parking.There is no better lodging choice than the BEST WESTERN El Rancho when visiting Morro Bay. Located midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, guests at the hotel will have convenient access to a variety of area attractions including views of the Pacific Ocean. Spend an afternoon touring nearby Hearst Castle or San Luis Obispo Mission, exploring Morro Bay Rock, biking or hiking through Morro Bay State Park or enjoying some beach fun at Atascadero State park. Cal Poly University and Cuesta College are both located close by making the BEST WESTERN El Rancho ideal lodging when touring the campus or visiting friends. The caring staff at the AAA-3 Diamond BEST WESTERN El Rancho is ready to ensure an enjoyable stay in Morro Bay, California. Make a reservation today and save! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Western El Rancho

Address: 2460 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-1552 (Formerly BEST WESTERN El Rancho)
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Morro Bay
Price Range: RM431 - RM1,051 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Best Western El Rancho 2.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Best Western El Rancho Hotel Morro Bay
Best Western Morro Bay
Morro Bay Best Western
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Morro Bay
#11 Family Hotel in Morro Bay
#14 Romantic Hotel in Morro Bay
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“Reasonable distance from highway and ocean.”
vabdpk6, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The rooms did not have USB charging ports for mobile phones & tablets, so be sure to bring chargers.”
665june52, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“to enjoy sunset, rooms in building away from the office is a great location.”
507pankajp, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“rooms near office a little bigger than the ones further away.”
Fenderson, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are at ground level, hallelujah, no stairs to navigate with luggage and belongings!”
se770, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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