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4.0 out of 5

"Large room; excellent food at restaurant; great staff. " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 05 Aug 2019

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Hotel Description

4-star Mediterranean hotel with outdoor pool

On lake

You'll be within 6 miles (10 km) of Miguel Hidalgo Park and 25 miles (40 km) of Luis Echeverria Alvarez Square. Alameda Otay and Autonomous University of Baja California Tijuana are also within 32 miles (52 km).

Dining, outdoor pool

This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. A terrace, a garden, and a lobby fireplace are also on offer.

Free WiFi, iPod docks

The 15 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and iPod docks. Other amenities include minibars, room service, and plasma TVs with satellite channels.

Deluxe Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$159* Per night/room Oct 31 - Nov 1

Villa, 3 Bedrooms, Kitchen, Ground Floor

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Premier Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Design Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Rancho Tecate ratings based on 3 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.0 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 1.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Rancho Tecate

Everyone (2) Family (1)
5 out of 5
Large room; excellent food at restaurant; great staff.

Posted by on Aug 5, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 12, 2019 by GES

Dear Guest. Thank you for your review. We hope to see you soon. Thank you

5 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 4, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Apr 12, 2019 by GE Supervisor

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to rate our services. We hope you come back soon.

2 out of 5

old very old

Pros: nothing
Cons: needs new furniture and all around remodel
I dont do a lot of reviews but I had to do this one first my hat off for the staff very friendly and helpful but as far as the facilities I mean our room rate was high, very high for the lack of quality per night and the condition of the facilities are not worth it period tv did not work, the bathroom door would not close ,the water pressure was a joke I mean huge shower stall and no hot water bad very bad food I was told the restaurant was good well I guessed they meant for dinner the breakfast was a buffet type check out the food and the first thing I say was cut up wiennies, not good at all passed on such delicious treat not 3 star ot 2 but one hope this helps cleaning up the hotel it needs ii bad

Posted by on Feb 19, 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

Feb 22, 2018 by Liz Pompa

We apologize for the inconvenience experience during your stay. We will work on fixing all the issues mention, we appreciate your feedback it helps us improve our services.

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities are closed on Monday and Tuesday:

  • Restaurant

Property Features

Rancho Tecate offers its guests an outdoor pool and complimentary bicycles. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. Spa services, a terrace, and multilingual staff are also featured at Rancho Tecate. An airport shuttle (available on request) is available for a fee. This Mediterranean Tecate hotel is smoke free.

  • 15 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 1893
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle

Room Amenities

Rancho Tecate offers 15 accommodations with iPod docking stations and minibars. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch plasma televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Tecate hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include safes and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Plasma television
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Unique decor
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 8:00 AM to noon.

Puerta Norte Restaurante - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and complimentary bicycles.

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

  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Free bicycles on site

Spa Services

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. Services include massages.

  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Rancho Tecate

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay, debit cards, and cash

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • One child stays free
  • UnionPay
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • Debit cards
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 48 hours

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between MXN 300 and MXN 350 for adults, MXN 200 and MXN 250 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: MXN 3600 per room (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: MXN 1800 (roundtrip), (up to 10 years old)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Rancho Tecate Hotel
  • Rancho Tecate
  • Rancho Tecate Hotel
  • Rancho Tecate Tecate
  • Rancho Tecate Hotel Tecate

You should know

  • Rancho Tecate offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • One child 12 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.