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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This place is more of an old-style motel with and updated lobby. Room is clean and functional and include a refrigerator. Bed is fine, as is the ice machine in the corridor. Air conditioner is a bit funky. I found it easy and quick to come and go, as I was passing through town. The attached restaurant/sports bar is great...

Thank Tirebiter8
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

The place is NOT updated. The only thing updated is the lobby. The rooms are brick, which the only positive thing about that, you don't hear your neighbor. The decor is used and outdated. Their heater and A/C system is from the 80s and doesn't produce cool air to cool the room. While my company was there it hit the...

Thank C M
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Hotel prices must have gone way down in Williston because of oil glut. Less than $100 a night. Clean hotel, solid brick walls, plenty of parking. Has attached rooms to lobby, and detached strip mall hotel type rooms with outside entry. Williston Brewing Company, a very nice bar with good service and food attached. Recommend a lobby attached room that...

1Thank BT S
Draper, Utah
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

This place far exceeded my expectations! From the moment we checked in, we felt welcomed. The front desk gal was friendly and helpful. She offered us a few suggestions on places to eat and see while we were here. The room was immaculate and the beds ands pillows were like home! My family and I have traveled to Williston a...

1Thank Jiffygirl
Grand Ledge, Michigan
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Rooms were ok. Internet was very slow and unreliable. The coffee in the lobby had not been made when we left at 10:00. There is no breakfast here. This facility appears to have weekly/ monthly rentals for oil workers in another building. It presented no problems. If i come to Williston again, i will try the Super 8 to get...

Thank smittydressage
cra55, General Manager at El Rancho Hotel, responded to this review

Smittdressage I am sorry you had trouble with our Internet. I hope you reported the problem to our staff. We are excited to announce that starting next week we will have Gigabit Internet installed on our property. We are the first hotel in Williston to be offering our guests "the fastest internet in the country". There is no extra charge...

Williston, North Dakota, United States
Reviewed 12 August 2014

The El Rancho is very nice from the start. Lots of things have been updated in the past few years, including a fully remodeled restaurant & bar. Very clean and comfortable. The front desk staff was great at explaining how to get to my room and where other restaurants & grocery stores were near by. They even have a laundry...

2Thank Chickadee21
Calgary, Alberta
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Stayed here for work for 2 weeks. The company I work for rents alarge portion of this hoteland they tend to take care of us. When there was an emergency in town shuttting down our facility for a day the managment set us up in there conference room with water and snacks at no additional charge. No issues with noise...

2Thank papabear192
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Reviewed 13 May 2014 via mobile

Standard hotel/motel room with plenty of room, nice tv and clean bathrooms. They have a very good restaurant attached. Right in the middle of town with easy access to whatever you need. Would stay there again. Friendly staff that really took care of us!!

2Thank Pricem36
Deephaven MN
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 be progressing throughout the property. The new restaurant on-site has excellent and innovative food. Sure...

2Thank VacationQueen525
Billings, Montana
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 a hotel room in Williston at any given point due to the oil boom in...

2Thank Tacoboy4000

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about El Rancho Hotel

Address: 1623 2nd Ave W, Williston, ND 58801-4110
Region: United States > North Dakota > Williston
Price Range: $109 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Rancho Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 92
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