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    El Rancho Motel

    274 Lagoon St, Bishop, CA 93514-3405
    (760) 201-1391
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    Overview
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good40%
    • Average27%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    “main street” (12 reviews)
    “room was clean” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Pets Allowed
    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 148 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a good experience staying here 2 years ago in a very budget friendly 2 bed room. Basic but very clean and had everything we needed for our two nights. Booked a king room for this stay and although room is very nice and...More

    Thank n8ncydrew
    Response from El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear guest, Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to offer your feedback. we are a non smoking motel unfortunately some guest do not obey the rules,and the managers are non smokers not sure if some one had been in office...More

    Reviewed 4 November 2017

    This is a great place to stay in Bishop. The owners really care about everything, and will go out of their way to make sure you are happy. The price is excellent, the rooms are very clean and comfortable and roomy and cute. The property...More

    Thank linda f
    Response from El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho MotelResponded 5 November 2017

    Dear Linda, Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to offer your valuable feedback. We look forward to having you as our guest again in the future, Have a Safe and Wonderful Journey! Kind Regards. Crystal

    Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

    We travel often and usually stay at Best Western chain but the BW in Bishop is overpriced so we thought we would try a more affordable option and El Rancho fit that criteria. We basically needed a room to sleep as we were traveling early...More

    Thank Ras65kf
    Response from El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho MotelResponded 24 October 2017

    Dear Ras65kf, Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to offer your valuable feedback. We will be Happy to have you as our guest again. Have a Safe and Wonderful Journey! Kind Regards Crystal and Steve

    Reviewed 11 October 2017

    Overall very nice motel. Rooms are clean and staff is very friendly - Motel is a bit removed from the main highway so no noise complaints. Beds were a bit on the small side which was an inconvenience for me as I am a large...More

    Thank R S
    Response from El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho MotelResponded 14 October 2017

    Dear R S, Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to offer your valuable feedback.We hope to have you as our guest in the future perhaps we should book you a king room next time. Have a safe and wonderful journey!...More

    Reviewed 11 October 2017

    This is an older property but thought it was fine. No problem with check in, parked in front of room. Room was dated but clean, only used it to sleep in and everything worked. Few blocks to main road where some restaurants are, easy walk....More

    Thank bobvacation2063
    Response from El Rancho M, General Manager at El Rancho MotelResponded 14 October 2017

    Dear Bob, Thank you for being our guest and for taking the time to offer your valuable feedback. We hope to have you as our guest in the future. Have a Safe and wonderful journey! Kind Regards Crystal and Steve.

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • US$64 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    "I like the rooms with carpet, they are more quiet and cozy."
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    "Bring a bathroom slipper to walk around the room"
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    "Great for big families, kitchenette included!"
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    "All rooms are on main level, so no noise from guests above or below."
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