1255 State Fair Boulevard Syracuse, NY 13209
(315) 457-9236

Discover the Ranch

Experience the best lodging and amenities with great rates a stone’s throw away from the New York State Fairgrounds, the St. Joseph’s Health Amphitheater at Lakeview, and Discovery USA!


Whether you are looking for local Onondaga County lodging for a quick getaway, are visiting Syracuse on business, or are here to catch local sights like Armory Square or events like the Syracuse Nationals Car Show, Western Ranch Motor Inn provides a clean comfortable stay.


We have a great bar with happy hours, great food prepared with local ingredients, and a great retro atmosphere featuring real knotty pine panelling  and historic decor which will make you feel welcome all year round!

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Coin laundry for guests on-site.

Free Wifi to stay connected with work and family.

Full bar.

Non-smoking rooms available.







Our News

Western Ranch’s ‘Blast from the Past’ vibe gets noticed

August 23, 2020


“A blast from the past, the Western Ranch is one of Syracuse’s hidden gems.” “It was kitschy, nostalgic, and comforting; it was exactly what we needed. “ “When you come to the Western Ranch Motor Inn you really can’t go wrong with anything on the menu.” The above quotes are from writer Kerilyn E. Micale’s kind […]


Western Ranch makes the ‘Hidden Gems of CNY’ list!

August 6, 2020


We’ve been recognized by Syracuse.com as a HIDDEN GEM of Central New York! In writer Charlie Miller’s piece, titled “Hidden Gems of CNY: A motel restaurant stuck in the past … on purpose” he touches a bit on our history as he former Sturge Motel and explains how our retro style is both deliberate and […]


Welcome to the new Ranch website

August 5, 2019


You know, providing old fashioned hospitality sometimes means the latest technology has to take a back seat. All that one-on-one customer service, tidying up, and cooking fresh meals to order takes time. So we have delayed redoing our website until we had the time to get it right. And that time has come! We have […]


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