El Cortez

239 West Second Street, Reno, Nevada, 89501, United States | Hotel
Prices starting from $20.00

Travel Blogs from Reno

Visiting with the Grand Girls

A travel blog entry by sandi.beach


... Climbed several mountains on my way from SLC to Wells: 5,910, 6960, 6114, and 5118 feet.

I arrived in Reno on July 3 to visit with the grand girls for several days.

July 7 - Overnight to Kings Beach on Lake Tahoe with grand girls, Bernadette, and B's mom.

July 9 -- Travel from Reno to Sacramento, CA, over Donner Summit (7239). It's all downhill from there.


Spread Eagle meets the Big Top

A travel blog entry by wordmom


STATS 3410 miles traveled! Have I mentioned that the Eagle does not have air conditioning? Let me clarify, we have air when we are plugged in or parked and using our generator, but while we are in motion...we are out of luck. We have been very fortunate with the weather and really can't complain, but when traveling close to 400 miles through the ...

Across the Sierras

A travel blog entry by sandi.beach


Warning: This is a long entry. Seems I have finally found my voice.

Left Petaluma on Tuesday morning (Sep 3), heading for Rocklin (101 miles) and an overnight stay in the Camping World parking lot. My first parking lot experience and it turned out just fine.

Used the MH batteries to power lights and water pump to access water from the fresh water tank.

The MH has two batteries and 4 different tanks to hold: fresh water, gray water from the kitchen sink, ...

A Hot Drive Home!

A travel blog entry by r-phammond


... a chance we were taking as there isn't much as far as repair facilities anywhere in between Jordan Valley and Winnemucca.

Most of the area through which we traveled to get to Winnemucca is rangeland. Some of it was burned last year in a fire that wiped out more than 40,000 acres. Everything is pretty dry as they too had a dry winter. As we got closer to Winnemucca, a little irrigation began to appear.

We had decided that we ...

Reno-Virginia City-Lake Tahoe

A travel blog entry by themains


Awesome day today as we got out and about Reno and surrounding places. Again another hot day sitting around 27-30C. We drove to Virginia City to see Bonanza and what a fantastic town. It is very old,of course, and the town folk dress up in period costume and do shows etc. it is high up the mountain and again our ears were popping as we drove up. It was around 6000feet and still hot. Went into Bonanza Inn and the toilets had the ...


This hotel, located on 239 West Second Street, Reno, is near Truckee River Walk, Club Cal-Neva Virginian Casino, The Sands Casino, and Fitzgerald's Casino.
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TripAdvisor Reviews El Cortez Reno

2.00 of 5 stars Fair

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