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El Rancho Dolores Motel

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Overview
73352 Twentynine Palms Hwy., Twentynine Palms, CA 92277 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
2 Star accommodation
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All reviews room was super clean bed was comfortable joshua tree definitely stay here again next morning two nights motel pros microwave cons desert palms chain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paid just $89 inc. Tax etc for this terrific Motel superbly placed for Joshua Tree National Park. Loved the old 1940s style. Central swimming pool (incredibly clean). Own covered parking. Separate kitchenette. Well provisioned with coffee maker etc. Bathroom (shower) all spotlessly clean. Why pay...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights during our trip to Joshua Tree National Park. We had initially booked a static RV on the outskirts of town and arrived to find that it was a complete dump. It was a Friday night and our options were...More

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Response from Devan P, Director of Sales at El Rancho Dolores MotelResponded 13 June 2018

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We only stayed here for one night but we were happy. The desk staff was very nice - we had a late flight and they seemed to really appreciate our call that we’d be even later than planned (it was after midnight). Our room was...More

Thank Juliette B
Response from Devan P, Public Relations Manager at El Rancho Dolores MotelResponded 17 April 2018

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

My son and I enjoyed Spring Break '18 in So. Cal. riding motocross with an old Navy buddy and his son and and one of his friends. We drove straight from Hot Springs, AR to Glamis, AZ - 26 hours, boys got on the bikes...More

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Response from elrancho29palm, Hotel Manager at El Rancho Dolores MotelResponded 19 April 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We are known to be the best family hotel in Twentynine Palms. Nice to hear that you and your kids liked our hotel, amenities and close...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

This place is fantastic for stays at joshua tree!! They also do extended stays which is very convenient. Rooms come with kitchens so you dont have to eat out all the time, very nice!! Also has laundry on site! Owners and staff are super friendly...More

Thank Matt C
Response from elrancho29palm, Hotel Manager at El Rancho Dolores MotelResponded 8 March 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for having chosen El Rancho Dolores Motel for your vacation, and for taking the time to share your comments about it. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay and the personalized service we always provide....More

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Description
A long established 29 palms Motel in this area, the El Rancho Dolores has played host to travellers and tourists alike from all over the world since 1940. Many types of room are available, from small singles More to larger suites with kitchenettes. Several rooms have their own drive-in car ports and private patios. Landscaped gardens and manicured lawns are also a feature of our motel. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
31
Price range
US$63 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Rancho Dolores Hotel Twentynine Palms
Location
United States > California > California Desert > Twentynine Palms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
31
Price range
US$63 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Rancho Dolores Hotel Twentynine Palms
Location
United States > California > California Desert > Twentynine Palms
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Room & Suite (4)
Dining (2)
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Travelknowledge2013
28 August 2014|
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Response from elrancho29palm | Property representative |
We don't charge
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Travelknowledge2013
28 August 2014|
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it's free
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Room Tips
"Family rooms are great"
228royn
27 Feb 2017
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"all rooms are on the same level and face the street"
bevpond
30 Dec 2016
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"rooms close to the highway are noisy. wifi isn't great"
X7850TZkerrys
18 Mar 2016
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"select a room toward the front or on the sides; as long as you aren't looking out the back windows..."
REGINAA127
29 Sep 2015
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