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Get an overview of this hotelMillbrae hotel near SFO Airport with free shuttle

Minutes to BART station

Best Western Plus El Rancho Inn sits off highway I-101, 15 miles (24 km) south of downtown San Francisco. The hotel's free 24-hour shuttle service can speed guests to San Francisco International Airport in around 10 minutes. BART Millbrae Station is a 5-minute cab ride.

A refreshing outdoor pool

The outdoor pool and fitness center are perfect places for guests to relax before or after some Bay Area sightseeing. The breakfast buffet at Terrace Café provides fuel for the day with selections like eggs and waffles. For lunch and dinner, the restaurant serves modern American dishes.

Free WiFi, earthy decor

Guestrooms feature free WiFi and TVs with premium channels and pay movies, as well as premium bedding. Each room has an earthy, Southwestern-inspired feel with warm colors and polished wood. Mini-fridges are available upon request for storing drinks and snacks.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, Best Western Plus El Rancho Inn provides a spa tub and a fitness center. The motel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Millbrae motel also offers tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and concierge services. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary to guests (available 24 hours). Onsite self parking is complimentary for length of stay (Sleep and Fly not included). Long-term parking is also available for an additional fee.

  • Free airport transportation 
  • Concierge services 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 306 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Year Built 1949 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 6 
  • Spa tub 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Long-term parking (surcharge), Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Terrace Cafe - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A seasonal outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Please note that the complimentary airport shuttle is available for the San Francisco International Airport only.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

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We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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