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El Rancho Boulder Motel

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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“free coffee”(6 reviews)
“clean rooms”(8 reviews)
“great retro”(2 reviews)
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Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Stayed at this motel for 2 weeks. This motel was very charming. Nothing fancy but clean and met our needs. It was pet friendly which is a bonus when traveling with fur babies. The small city seems to have several old style motels however this...More

1  Thank Mrs-Dash59
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Great, well kept Spanish-style, one story motel (original portion) with a more recent two storyaddition. Vintage appointments circa late 1950s-60s, clay tiled roof. We got a huge room in the corner of the older, original part of the motel. Had two queens, a small dining...More

2  Thank Lm D
Reviewed 24 December 2017

We have stayed at El Rancho for years for dog-sport related events. This December, we found some rooms occupied by semi-permanent residents (plants in windows, for example) which changes the feel of a place. The rooms are still clean but shabbier than two years ago....More

1  Thank rowboat
Response from Jamie A, General Manager at El Rancho Boulder MotelResponded 27 December 2017

Please accept our apologies for your unsatisfactory stay with us. We are in the process of updating the motel. As for the guest you speak of, she is an elderly woman that travels with her plants. She is also mourning the death of her husband....More

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Went to visit friends that came from out of the Country, we were told at the pool only GUESTS were allowed to swim...manager Cheryl was very rude. Seems like a nice place to stay, yet visitors of guests do NOT seem welcomed.

Thank David T
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We originally had a reservation at a different motel and we decided to see what the El Rancho was all about. Im so glade we did, they gave us a great price and the rooms were nice! The beds were comfortable except when we moved...More

Thank Brandy E
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US$55 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Christine P
23 March 2017|
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Response from GoneAway123 | Reviewed this property |
Your best bet is to ask the motel itself or check their website.
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Lauren G
1 October 2016|
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Response from Betsy S | Reviewed this property |
Cats, I am not sure about. We had 2 small dogs. Given the moderate quality of the motel, I think they would take a paying customer and your cat. It is a motel that state workers use, so again, moderate price. Hope this... More
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"The BIG room inside the "L" of the original motel is a great, big, room."
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"Dont get a smoking room"
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"Leave your car at the motel and walk to close by restaurants and bars"
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"We were next to reception and the ice machine, I couldn't comment on any other room"
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