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Rancho Sonora Inn

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Rancho Sonora Inn is approximately four miles from Florence center on your way to St. Anthony's Monastery on Highway 79. We stayed in the Clementine room that was full of charm and I'm sure it has some history in it. The room was clean and comfortable with a beautiful garden view from our window. There's a pool and hot tub...

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Linda F, General Manager at Rancho Sonora Inn, responded to this review

It is such a joy to hear our guests needs are being met and that you appreciated all our unique desert location has to offer! Happy travels. Linda

Canton, Mississippi
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The Rancho Sonora is a gem in the desert. Charming adobe, beautiful courtyard, well-appointed rooms, and very clean. Management is very kind and helpful. We highly recommend staying here if you're in the area rather than a local hotel. It has the historic charm, comfort, and beauty you are looking for with all the modern amenities.

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Linda F, Owner at Rancho Sonora Inn, responded to this review

Hillary, Thank you for your most welcome review! It is always appreciated when someone takes the time to give us feedback- especially the positive kind.

Chicago
Reviewed 23 March 2017

My husband and I recently visited the Florence area and stayed at this wonderful Inn for four nights. The courtyard is beautiful, our room was comfortable and quiet, and we left feeling refreshed. The owner checked with us daily in the breakfast room to ensure we were enjoying our stay.

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Linda F, Owner at Rancho Sonora Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review. It was a pleasure sharing our Inn with you both.

Carlsbad, CA
Reviewed 19 March 2017

(I'll mention the impolite staff at the end) The Rancho Sonora Inn is absolutely adorable. It really stands out, especially in Florence where there is practically nothing around. We stayed here because we were going to a wedding at Windmill Winery and it was either Rancho Sonora or one other hotel in the area. My family and I got the...

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Linda F, Manager at Rancho Sonora Inn, responded to this review

Let me begin by offering my sincere apologies for the unacceptable behavior. Unfortunately, because we are a small Inn, we do not have a night desk person. There is really no excuse for being treated rudely even awakened in the middle of the night. We are pleased that you had a nice stay and appreciate your kind words about the...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 28 February 2017

What a great place to stay. We had the suite which had a well equipped kitchen, king sized bed and two bathrooms. There was a private patio area. It is so quiet and peaceful, the most relaxing part of our trip.

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Linda F, Owner at Rancho Sonora Inn, responded to this review

How kind of you to give us such a positive review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay! Our full sized kitchens are a popular option for our guests. We look forward to future stays when you visit the monastery. Regards, Linda

De Smet, South Dakota
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We stayed for 10 days and enjoyed every day. Housekeeping was outstanding and very friendly staff. Beautiful courtyard and easy walk to RV park where family was staying. Breakfast in the mornings was always good. Short distance to town and another nearby town had larger businesses. Would stay here again and have recommended to others.

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West Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed twice here recently and thoroughly enjoy the old southwest ambiance and peacefulness of this little motel. The beds and pillows were great. Rooms are moderately large, especially the bathrooms, and attractively decorated. The walls are so thick you can barely hear the doves cooing outside. It's only a few miles south of Florence on the backroad to Tucson, a...

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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Inn with quaint and very comfortable rooms. Furnishings were individualized and homey. Wonderful get away!! Friendly proprietor. Coffee, tea, bagels, oatmeal and cereal fir light breakfast. Pool and waterfall jacuzzi. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

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Linda F, Manager at Rancho Sonora Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much, Ellen, for the nice review. We are pleased when our guests are pleased. We hope to see you at Rancho Sonora Inn again. Linda

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I'm always leery of b&bs because the proprietors are always fussy. But the manager was very kind and helpful. We stayed in the hotel part, which is a line of four hotel rooms along the courtyard. Excellent price on weeknights. Casitas are in the back and don't get the courtyard charm. The rooms are really nicely appointed and there are...

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Linda F, Manager at Rancho Sonora Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review Rancho Sonora Inn. We make every effort to insure you have a comfortable and pleasant stay - It sounds like we accomplished that. So pleased to hear you will be back. Regards, Linda

Vancouver Island, Canada
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Beautiful quiet spot not far from Florence. Comfortable suites individually decorated and a pleasant courtyard. Very nice continental style breakfast included. Will stay again at the next opportunity!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The best of the old Southwest and the latest amenities come together in this magical historic adobe inn. Inviting courtyard rooms and private casitas (cottages) with full kitchens, living rooms and bedrooms and baths, welcome a variety of travelers. A setting of towering cactus and enhanced native vegetation, create an atmosphere of serenity and privacy. Pets welcome with approval. Centrally located on a scenic highway between Phoenix & Tucson. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rancho Sonora Inn

Address: 9198 N Highway 79, Florence, AZ 85132-9687
Region: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Florence
Price Range: €112 - €171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Rancho Sonora Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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