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Reviewed 29 August 2016

We have stayed at a lot of BW hotels, and this one by far is the cutest. The layout of the pool/public area is so cozy and welcoming, with tables, chairs, a love-swing, and a white picket fence! The rooms are clean and cozy, and the staff is friendly and helpful. We were just passing through, and I now wish...

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sugeilCS, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Eddy487, Thank you for the great 5 star review! It was a great pleasure having you stay with us! It's great to hear that the location, staff, and facilities all exceeded your expectations. We look forward to being your hotel of choice next time you are in Morro Bay. All the best, Sugeil

Elk Grove, United States
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I enjoyed my stay at this hotel. It is a convenient location to the beach and the Morrow Bay Rock. It's also close to San Luis Obispo. Though not directly from the room, you can see the ocean from the parking lot. The climate is great. I would recommend this BW if asked.

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sugeilCS, Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Takeshi T, Great review and thank you for taking the time to let everyone know how you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you can return soon. Thank you! All the best, Sugeil

Santa Monica, United States
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is a pleasant motel and a very good value, but the disabled facilities are inadequate. The bar next to the toilet was too short to be of much use in getting up and the shower needed more bars. So we wouldn't recommend it for a disabled person, but otherwise it's quite nice.

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sugeilCS, Public Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Robert, I want to apologize for the inconvenience of the shower bar and I have personally expressed this issue to the management and they assured me they would look into the matter. I want to thank you for your stay and for taking the time to review our hotel. It was a pleasure having you stay with us and...

Escondido, California
Reviewed 19 August 2016

across the street from the ocean, and can see the rock on a sunny day. has been redone every well, cannot express how clean it was and about half of other over priced stuck in the fog why did I go to Morro in the first place. very quiet, right on PCH, will definitely go back, you can park your...

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sugeilCS, Public Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Mike M: I want to thank you for your recent stay. I also want to express how pleased we are with your review. If you are ever in the area please stop by and stay with us again. Thank You MelindA

San Jose, California
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Our room had been recently renovated an it was spotless, clean and quiet. The hotel staff was very friendly and they had they typical hotel breakfast. If you are expecting a hotel right downtown, forget about it. It is right off the highway and not really within walking distance of downtown Morro Bay. I took one star off because the...

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sugeilCS, Public Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to write a review about our hotel. It was such an awesome review. I do hope you will one day give us another opportunity to provide you with excellent customer service. Thank you Melinda

Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Hotel staff was very friendly and helpful. The exterior and interior of the hotel is very well maintained. The room appeared newly remodeled and there was a great selection of cable channels. Enjoyable stay and appreciated the extended breakfast hours.

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sugeilCS, Public Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Hilda A, first of all we thank you for your stay. It was a pleasure having you at our property. Next we thank you for the excellent review. We hope you enjoyed your vacation and hope that you will one day come back and stay with us again. Thank you

Napa, CA
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This is my second time there. I needed a 9 page document copied one morning and when I asked the front desk where I could have it done they took it from me and did it right there at no charge. One morning I was very late for breakfast and there was no more sausages. The from desk immediately prepared...

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sugeilCS, Public Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Fenderson, Thank you for your recent stay with us and it was a pleasure having you here. We appreciate the excellent review and invite you back to stay with us any time you are in the area. It was a pleasure having you at the hotel.

Anaheim, California
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Okay, if you are looking for a flashy high-end Resort hotel with a spa, this is not for you. If however, you are looking for clean beds, close parking, and a hot breakfast the next morning, this is your place! It just recently changed hands, so they are no longer dog friendly as in the past. That is the only...

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sugeilCS, Public Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear Arlene 744 Thank you for the review. It was a pleasure to have you at our hotel. I do hope you had an awesome time on your vacation and thabk you for making our property part of it. It pleases us to know you enjoptyed your stay. If you are ever in the are again please do not hesitate...

Reviewed 6 August 2016

At 80 and 84, we were fleeing the intense smoke in the biggest wildfire in CA, the Big Sur/Soberantes Fire. We made reservations for three nights, not knowing the direction of the fire, but the smoke cleared in our area in two days, so we could go back. We were still made to pay for the third night, no excuses,...

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent trip, very nice place to stay. Clean, newly renovated rooms. I would stay there again. Great location and wide parking spaces. Staff is very nice and friendly. Close proximity to the town and beach.

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sugeilCS, Public Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN El Rancho, responded to this review

Dear jlgazaway Thank you for the excellent review. It was an honor to have you stay with us. Please let us know if you are ever in our are again. We woul love to have you back. Thank you

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • 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
Region: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > Morro Bay
Price Range: $91 - $260 (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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“rooms near office a little bigger than the ones further away.”
 of 5 bubbles Fenderson, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are at ground level, hallelujah, no stairs to navigate with luggage and belongings!”
 of 5 bubbles se770, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“One level but would check with motel on handicap accessibility”
 of 5 bubbles 316jeanm, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not the type of hotel for those who want a high end hotel with all of the high end amenities.”
 of 5 bubbles W9850ZYchristines, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“In my room the full length mirror was not accessible due to the armoire closet.”
 of 5 bubbles Fenderson, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
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