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Best Western El Rancho

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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!
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
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Family
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Location
Full view
48Car recommended
Grade: 48 out of 100
10Restaurantswithin 0,5 km
3Attractionswithin 0,5 km
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You know, it always seems to be the same thing. The people leaving the most turgid, rage filled reviews on a property are usually people you wouldn't even let in the front door of your own home. That said, I have stayed not once, but...More

Thank Mark L
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Many many places to stay in Morro Bay. I was looking for something affordable and close to the beach and dock area. This was the sweetest place. It's not right at the ocean front but close enough to walk if you want. It was very...More

1  Thank Dennie E
Response from twinsbaybw, General Manager at Best Western El RanchoResponded 28 July 2018

Dear Dennie E, Thank you for your lovely comments about your stay with us here. We are pleased that your enjoyed it and thank your honest opinion about the staff. Just to let you know, we are in the process of upgrading and updating the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't know whether I am happy or not happy with this stay? I made the reservation on the telephone with the front desk. They could not get my Best Western Rewards information correct and I had to get my points after the fact from...More

Thank maraeta
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We were pleasantly surprised at this motel. It is older motel on the north end of Morro Bay. Not within walking distance of downtown. Ocean is across the freeway and not easily accessible. Our room was recently remolded, very clean and comfortable. We did bring...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

I just checked out of the hotel today (03/09/2018). This is the worst hotel one can ever say. At check inn the lady could not welcome us with a smile and felt as if she is doing a favour. The room was smelling. Also felt...More

Thank Vivek G
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Barry T
25 January 2018|
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Response from Joyce K K | Property representative |
Yes we have a nice continental Breakfast with Fresh Fruits and a Waffle Maker.
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Gail L
9 July 2015|
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Response from BestWestern E | Property representative |
We only have one room that has a king bed and is a smoking room. It is in the 200's building. While you can see the ocean and Morro Rock from our property, we don't have any views from the rooms.
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cnfour
4 May 2015|
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Response from BestWestern E | Property representative |
Unfortunately we have no 3 room suites...
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Room Tips
"All rooms are in good location."
Suzi_mom
17 Feb 2018
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"Reasonable distance from highway and ocean."
vabdpk6
24 Apr 2017
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"The rooms did not have USB charging ports for mobile phones & tablets, so be sure to bring chargers."
665june52
14 Apr 2017
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"to enjoy sunset, rooms in building away from the office is a great location."
507pankajp
18 Mar 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$20 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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FORMERLY KNOWN AS
BEST WESTERN El Rancho
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaMorro Bay
NUMBER OF ROOMS
27
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