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North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a fun, old-fashioned, 1960s style one-story motel. Service is just average, and the rooms are basic, but it was just right for us. Floors are linoleum or wood (I didnt' pay much attention) and the bathroom is nothing special, but the place just felt cozy. Our beds were very comfortable and we felt safe. I'd stay here again.

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El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to give us your valuable feedback. We look forward to having you as our guest in the future. Safe travels Kind Regards Crystal and Steve

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

On my way to South Lake Tahoe, stayed in this Motel for one night with family. Room was okay with comfortable beds. The bathroom size was very small, space for a person to stand and take shower bath. The toilet commode (flush) did not work at all with the result that we had to use the washroom of a nearby...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I originally intended to spend the night as I made my way from Oregon down to Tucson, AZ. That night, I arrived and found a quaint, cozy room with the lights on and the heater had been running; a warm welcome, quite literally. The parking spaces were numbered according to proximity to your room, which made accessing my car quite...

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El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

Dear Mr Furey, We were so happy to have been able to help you out during a difficult time, We would like to take the time to THANK YOU for being our guest and hope that the El Rancho will be your home away from home when your in Bishop. Thank you for taking the time to offer your valuable...

Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights in the suite, located in town away from the motel. It is very nice, comfortable and clean. The area is quiet and there is a yard with bbq and smoker. The personnel is kind and available. We will go again.

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El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

Dear Davide, We would like to Thank you for being our guest and are so glad you enjoyed the new downtown suite. We look forward to having you as our guest in the future. Please be sure to call ahead early. Kind Regards Crystal And Steve

Pahrump, Nevada
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Seems rooms for the leaf-peeping season were in short supply this past weekend, but we're glad we found the El Rancho Motel! Off the main drag in Bishop and our room was just fine for the two of us, and our Golden Retriever! We didn't have a kitchenette but the fridge, microwave and coffee pot were enough for the short...

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Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Really nice..older but clean quiet and nice.Propieters very...very nice. Would stay again. Not much more to say. No complaints at all.Trip advisor is a hassle. Too many emails. Too demanding. But the hotel was great.

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Harpenden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Good customer service, made us feel welcome. Place looks dodgy as the sign is not well lit at night, however don't let that scare you off! Most tenants are fishermen or tourists. Good value for money.

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El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

Dear Agnes, Steve and I would like to than you for being our guest and for taking the time to offer your valuable feedback. we hope to have you as our guest again in the future . Kind Regards crystal and steve.

Corona, California
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Very quiet location. We arrived at about 11 O'clock at night, had our key waiting for us. Quaint little room. Excellent hotel if you're looking to just catch some sleep and a shower. Very close to our favorite breakfast place, Jacks. Will definitely stay there again next time we make the trip up 395.

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El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

Dear MBrow94162, First let us Thank you for being our Guest at the El Rancho Motel. We are always Happy to know that our guests were so comfy that they plan to return and stay with us again. We do our very best to make each guest feel like they are home . thank you for your feedback and we...

Berkeley, California
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Stayed here with my young adult daughter for three nights as we hiked and explored the area around Bishop. Not all motels have rooms with two doubles as they did here .Nice beds and bedding - definitely upgraded from a standard old style motel. Location was great - walked to the bakery every morning for coffee. Owners pleasant and helpful....

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El Rancho M, Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest.we are so glad to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to have you as our guest again soon. Sincerely crystal and steve

San Diego, CA
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The El Rancho looks like an old-timey indie motel on the outside. Inside the room you can see how the owners have made an effort to set their place apart. The mattress, pillows and bedding were of high quality. The air conditioner appeared new and ran quieter than most. The walls were a pretty green pastel. There was a full...

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El Rancho M, Manager at El Rancho Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest and for the feeddback. We hope that you will stay with us again in the future. We hope you had agreat time in Bishop . sincerely crystal and steve

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a Pet and People Friendly Establishment. We offer 22 units total 7 kitchen units, Suites 1 bedroom and 2 bedroom are available. In-room Coffee, Microwaves and Refrigerators, Duvet Comforters and Flat Screen TV's in all Rooms. Non-Smoking Rooms, Daily housekeeping available. We are walking distant to the Bakery for Breakfast and Lunch and Several restaurant and bars. Free Shuttle to the Paiute Palace Casino. Come and enjoy your stay ant The El Rancho Motel! ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Rancho Motel

Address: 274 Lagoon St, Bishop, CA 93514-3405
Region: United States > California > Bishop
Price Range: ₹ 4,165 - ₹ 9,217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Rancho Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“All rooms are on main level, so no noise from guests above or below.”
 of 5 bubbles mzjeepco, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the east side away from the coke machine will be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles SierraDan, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the room in the SE corner. Wifi doesn't work and shadier.”
 of 5 bubbles neils31, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Nice for a short stay.”
 of 5 bubbles Arno0571, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Choose another hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 852wendyb, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
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