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Holderness, New Hampshire
Reviewed 23 February 2016

I made a last minute stop in Bishop instead of setting my tent up in the cold, so my expectations were low--I just wanted a bed. The couple who owns the property was so friendly and accommodating, and while my room was small and modest, it was comfortable, attractive, and clean and felt as though somebody actually cared when putting...

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

Dear guest, Steve and I are pleased that you enjoyed your stay here at the EL RANCHO MOTEL. Customer satisfaction is our number one goal. We hope that you will consider staying with us again should you find yourself here in Bishop CA.thank you for taking the time to write your review. Best Regards CRYSTAL AND STEVE

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Stayed for one night in room 7. This is an old motel. Clean but very dated. Quite OK for a night on a road trip. Very friendly service. TV had a great DirecTV package. Unfortunately it was connected with component cables so picture quality was really bad. Why not buy a cheap HDMI? Wi-Fi was very slow. Practically unusable. Extremely...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 February 2016

We overnighted on route from LV to Yosemite on honeymoon in Sept 2015. We left LV in late morning & put ourselves under pressure to complete the last challenging few hours of Death Valley in increasingly low light with petrol running low. By the time we got to Bishop our Ebb was very, VERY low and we were Zzzz! We...

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Palmdale, California
Reviewed 6 January 2016

We made reservations on short notice because Mammoth Lakes was loaded with people and expensive. We stayed in one of the small houses, next to the apartments. House had a small living room, kitchen (with fridge, stove, oven, coffee maker), bathroom and 2 bedrooms. Living room and kitchen could use some TLC. Bathroom was recently done and was fine. Staff...

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Hickory, North Carolina
Reviewed 30 December 2015

I couldn't find many places in Bishop on the same day and booked with the El Rancho. The motel definitely calls up old-timey feelings with its brocade style wallpaper and metal keys hanging on hooks. But the TV is modern flat panel. There was a significant heating problem but the manager told us up front when we arrived and they'd...

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

Steve and I would like to thank you for your business, as new managers to the El Rancho Motel our guests comfort is of utmost importance to us. We are very happy to know that you may be a repeat guest. once again Thank You for staying with us . Crystal and Steve

San Diego, California
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were taking a road trip and we changed plans in Bishop, CA. We decided to enjoy the cute town for the night, so we looked up motels. This one was so adorable and had a great rate. My husband and I don't need much and we aren't about frills and snooty hotels. We wanted some easy...

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

Dear Mrs Kline, We are thankful for your recent review and happy that you enjoyed your stay with us here at EL RANCHO MOTEL, we hope that we will become your stop -over place should you and your husband come back to BISHOP. THANK YOU CRYSTAL AND STEVE

Palm Desert, California
Reviewed 14 November 2015

We chose El Rancho Motel for a late night / early morning stop-over on a road trip for its great price and good reviews. I booked the room online on Booking.com, expecting to show up at around 11:30 to check in. I got a call around 9:30 from the very friendly manager letting us know that, though the office would...

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Edinburgh
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

As a stopover between Las Vegas and Yosemite, this suited our needs adequately. Room was clean and a reasonable size. Friendly owners who provided good dinner recommendations (Holy Smoke Texas BBQ). Also a very good little bakery just down and across the road which was perfect for breakfast before we got on our way. Air conditioning in the room was...

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Bateau Bay, Australia
Reviewed 13 October 2015

We stopped at El Rancho for one night on our way to Vegas. Very nice managers, good location, nice clean room. Older style but for the money I thought it was great value. Parking at the front of the room is ideal. Thanks

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Calne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed here as part of a road trip and found the manager to be helpful upon arrival. There are a number of adjoining motel style units which are in a quieter location near the main street. The room was clean, had air con and a good shower. The bed was comfortable and a decent TV. This was a cheap...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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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: ₹ 5,760 - ₹ 14,007 (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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