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    El Rancho Hotel

    1623 Second Ave. W, Williston, ND 58801-4110
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
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    • Average25%
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    20 Jul 2017
    “Road Trip Overnight”
    11 Apr 2017
    “Perfect location, dated hotel”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Business Centre
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviews (27)
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    Reviewed 21 September 2013

    Great change of pace for a city that is exploding at the seams and is packed with chain hotels. The El Rancho is a charming hotel from the days when Williston was a quieter place. The staff is friendly and helpful and remodeling seems to...More

    2  Thank VacationQueen525
    Reviewed 6 December 2012

    I stay at this hotel often for work. It is an older hotel that was probably rather classy in its time. It is certainly showing signs of age at this point but is still an adequate place to stay. It is VERY difficult to find...More

    2  Thank Tacoboy4000
    Reviewed 13 August 2012

    I received horrible service during my stay in El Rancho. First, when we checked in they gave us a room with one bed when we had specifically requested a room with 2 beds when we made the reservation. When I went to the front desk...More

    3  Thank Kayla P
    Reviewed 9 July 2012

    I stayed here on business and find the El Rancho as a good deal with clean comfortable rooms.

    2  Thank EKG777
    Reviewed 6 July 2012

    Stayed here for work, rooms are basic but clean. Hotel staff is less than decent, asking for anything you just get stares. Overall its a place to sleep and nothing more.

    4  Thank wick1979
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 76 - US$ 77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 92
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