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Morro Bay and the Best Western El Rancho are ideally located at the midpoint between Los Angeles and San Francisco and boasts must-see attractions like Hearst Castle and San Luis Obispo.
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When you spot Morro Rock, you know you're close to your home away from home at our Morro Bay hotel. The Best Western El Rancho is conveniently located on Highway 1 at the gateway to the scenic Pacific Coast Highway. Relax at our seasonally heated outdoor pool with sundeck, garden area and scenic views.
We have two restaurants within walking distance including the famous Taco Temple featuring California Fusion fresh seafood cuisine. This Morro Bay hotel features Motorcycle parking directly in front of your room. RV parking and bus parking is available.
Close to wineries and the Pacific coast, everything guests imagine sunny California to be comes alive here. Guests are close to the beach and Cal Poly. Centrally located, a world of adventure awaits, including, boat tours, spotting elephant seals and biking. Nature is right in the backyard of our Morro Bay hotel.
Our Morro Bay hotel has refurbished rooms, fast complimentary high-speed Internet, guest room ceiling fans and a free continental breakfast.
There are many local businesses that require employees to travel to our gorgeous region. A few common guests include employees of Cal Poly, Camp San Luis Obispo, the US Coast Guard and PG&E®. It doesn't feel like you're on the clock when the great outdoors and great weather is calling.
Reserve your next escape at the Best Western El Rancho and start planning the first activity!
The front desk is closed from 9 p.m. to 7:30 a.m. daily. On-site hotel personnel are available 24-hours a day via night bell at lobby entrance. After-hours check-ins are accommodated, please contact hotel prior to arrival to make arrangements.
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We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a rented room. The size limit for any one dog shall be 80 pounds. Other pet types (e.g. cats) may be allowed upon the hotel’s approval prior to arrival. The pet friendly rate is $30 per day with a $150 per week maximum. A refundable cleaning and damage deposit of $150 is required upon check-in. If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the deposit can become non-refundable and the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair or cleaning.
I just checked out of the hotel today (03/09/2018). This is the worst hotel one can ever say. At check inn the lady could not welcome us with a smile and felt as if she is doing a favour. The room...
By Vivek G
Mumbai, India on 03-Sep-2018
I wanna start this review saying i loved my stay at this hotel itself. We stayed two nights. Room was comfortable and clean. Loved that the restaurant was right there. The grounds were well...
Manteca, California on 03-Aug-2018
It only took about 10 mins of me being there to get into an argument with the family that owns this hotel. The quality of the location was not up to what I expected as Best Western standards. The...
Denver, Colorado on 03-Aug-2018
Management screwed up my reservation and locked me out of second night of paid room, Hotel staff stole my property from room and refused to provide breakfast paid for in room rate. Manager called...
Sacramento, California on 26-Jul-2018
Our stay wasn't the best. Arrival was problematic. There was a hand-written sign taped to the office door that said closed until 0730. We arrived before 1000 pm, so not too late. I rang the night...