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Apalachicola Bay Inn

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New Management! Hotel under remodeling. Rancho Inn is a recently-renovated hotel located in the historical coastal town of Apalachicola Joe on Florida's forgotten Gulf Coast, less than 30 minutes from Port St. Joe and, Mexico Beach and 20 minutes form St. George Island. The Rancho Inn sits just 2 miles form Apalachicola downtown with public boat launching facilities, and close to marinas offering fishing charters and waterfront dining. We pride ourselves in cleanliness and good old fashioned friendliness. You will enjoy the home like feel we try to impart to all our guests. We try to make you feel like you are truly guests in our home. We the owners do live here on the premises. When you are talking to us on the phone, in the office or on the property you have a 99% chance that you are speaking to an owner. We care what you think of us and our establishment and want you to enjoy the time you spend in our city. If there is anything we can do to make your trip and your stay more pleasurable, Please don't hesitate to ask.
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Tallahassee Municipal Airport60 mi
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All reviews room was clean microwave and coffee maker great little place close to downtown no pets fresh paint stay there again george island mexico beach chain hotels in town cape san blas several days panama city hot water a great place to stay forgotten coast
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Older place but was clean and quiet even with many workers staying there. No issues. Beds just OK but I'm not that picky. Service was very good, needed a battery for chirping smoke alarm and was taken car of promptly. If I'm ever out that...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank robert p
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed over a Saturday night on our way to Destin. Very nice people, clean room, bed was comfortable. Nice quiet night. Booked for the following Saturday before we left. Stayed over on our way home. Owner is very nice. Everything is clean and they look...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Tammy F
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Beds were atrocious, no hot water and asked for a handicapped room and have no idea what they consider one. The place was basically empty but yet stuck on an end room 20 feet from 98. Really do wish I had something positive to say...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Brian0987
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Motel is very clean, bedding is nice and fresh, mattress is comfortable. Not a fancy place at all but good for a quick stay. My only complaint is there aren’t any paper towels or tissues provided. All motels and hotels should provide paper products. We...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank shadevalley3
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Nice clean room providing all needs. Older motel but well maintained and quiet. Parking on site. No breakfast but coffee was very good. Bed very comfortable. Owner very friendly. Highly recommended and would stay here again!

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank SusanL3956
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lorettal715
20 August 2017|
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Response from AshleyKenneth | Reviewed this property |
I'm really not sure but the town of Apalachicola is very pet friendly. Many people walk all around town with their pets so I assume most hotels and b&B's allow pets. Management at the Rancho Inn are very nice so you could... More
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sunshineforever1955
7 February 2017|
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Response from AngieTheGreek | Reviewed this property |
It is not near the beach. You would need to drive there. More of an overnight stay place.
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Chris W
8 October 2016|
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Don't know.....best to call Rancho Inn to find out.
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Room Tips
"Just don't get the ones with people over you if at all possible"
552glendas
8 Aug 2018
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"single floor with outside entrances so all look about the same"
MargaretA344
11 Apr 2018
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"A single-story motel, all are facibng the highway."
rollingstoneman
5 Apr 2018
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"We were on the end and it was nice"
Y2740ESthomasd
6 Mar 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$102 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
rancho hotel apalachicola
LOCATION
United StatesFloridaFlorida PanhandleApalachicola
NUMBER OF ROOMS
32
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