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BEST WESTERN PLUS El Rancho Inn

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Colorado Springs, United States
Reviewed 28 February 2016

El Rancho Inn was a very nice motel. We were a little concerned at first because the building we were in was near the railroad tracks, but the train stopped running around 10 pm so we got a great night of rest. Compared to other BWs we stayed in the breakfast was a little lack luster. But we didn't leave...

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

Thank you for sharing your feedback. We're glad you had a good nights rest.

Flower Mound, United States
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Nice property. Staff tremendous! Furnishings a little dated, but room clean. Food at the restaurant pretty mediocre - but certainly workable. I could have left the property - lots and lots of retail and restaurants in the surrounding area. Second floor - would have been nice to have an elevator, but short flights so lugged the suitcase up! All in...

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

Thank you for mentioning our great staff. We will have a new elevator up and running by summer.

Lake California
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Whenever flying out of SFO, I love staying at El Rancho. Staff are wonderful, the restaurant is five star, and the rooms are small but delightful in quality and decoration. The shuttle to the airport picks you up in front of your room (no hauling luggage to the lobby) and on return you are dropped off at the exact place...

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

Thank you for using our Park and Fly program. We agree that we have a great staff and a wonderful restaurant on site.

Modesto, United States
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Excellent hotel at a very reasonable price. 4 1/2 Star restaurant on premises, so no need to go out to dinner. Shuttle service to and from airport the best we've ever used. Clean vans, friendly drivers and lots of them. Rooms are very clean and bed comfortable. And they drop off right at your car upon your return. Non better...

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

Thank you for your positive comments regarding our Park and Fly program. We agree with your assessment that we have the best Park and Fly program. Due in large part to our great shuttle drivers..

Lake Geneva
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Everything here was very clean...lobby, room, breakfast area. Front desk and breakfast staffers were friendly and helpful. The price was reasonable and they did have a regular shuttle to the airport. Would stay again the next time we fly out of San Francisco.

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

Thank you for your comments regarding our great Front Desk staff and Housekeeping staff. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip!

Coarsegold, California
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

This place was great! We parked our car for 9 days while traveling and stayed overnight on our return. You can choose to stay at the beginning or end of your trip. Free shuttle service to and from the San Francisco Airport every half hour, 24 hours a day. Nice rooms, good (better than most ) free breakfast and great...

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

We're glad you enjoyed our great Park and Fly program.

Tamuning, Mariana Islands
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed on night. Check in staff was laughing and cheery! Room was fine, not wow, but comfortable. Hotel's South of the border ambience is fantastic. Especially around the pool. After checking in I headed out for an early dinner at 5:30. Peeked into the restaurant (Patio?) the front had told me about. Got full dinner menu at the bar. Ended...

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

Thank you for your recommendation. We're glad all our staff was helpful and upbeat.

Humacao, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 23 February 2016

I love this hotel - the location, the prices, the staff, free parking...everything...well, almost everything. We stayed in rooms 326 and 327. They were very clean and comfortable. However the water temperature in the showers could not be regulated. The water continuously oscillated from scalding hot to ice cold - back and forth. We had to dance in and out...

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

Thank you for your feedback. We will investigate the issue with the water temperature in the showers. We appreciate your business and will work on resolving this issue.

Birmingham, Michigan
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Stayed overnight in double queen-bed room. Early check-in after unexpectedly early arrival, courteous and efficient front-desk service, easy ground-floor access to clean room equipped with free Wifi, fast airport shuttle on time and at our door (even at 4:30 am). Great location and value!

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Thank you for commenting on our great Front Desk staff. We're glad you enjoyed your stay.

Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

This BW in Millbrae is one of the closest lodgings to SFO, and that's mostly why we chose it. It's very large, with possibly 700+ rooms spread over acres. Our room was small but mostly comfortable, except for a noisy heating/ventilating unit that kept waking us up as it cycled on and off. The onsite restaurant is nice, and other...

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

Thank you for your comments. We're glad you enjoyed our Terrace Café.

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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
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • 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: $147 - $337 (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 Romantic Hotel in Millbrae
#1 Business Hotel in Millbrae
#1 Family Hotel in Millbrae
#2 Green Hotel in Millbrae
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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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