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BEST WESTERN Golden Key

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13450 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a great little Best Western for a stop over the room was very clean and the staff more than helpful we even booked to stay again on our way back to LA. There are some small restaurants within walking distance and we went to the chinese one which had very nice food. Would definately recommend this Best Western... More 

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Mill Valley, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is so well organized. We got four rooms for friends and family while my husband participated in the Western States 100 run. The hotel staff rolled with every single change and request we threw their way. They communicated well with other staff, had positive upbeat attitudes and I never had to ask for anything twice. The breakfast buffet... More 

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Grass Valley, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Its just like all the other best westerns I have ever stayed at, a little old and outdated but has a nice pool and a great central location. The rooms are clean and the staff is nice . all in all not a bad choice for the money.

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Cindy E, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Dear rayjen3: We here at the Best Western Golden Key thank you for your review. We are glad that you had a pleasant stay. We do hope to see you again. More 

Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very pleasant, well maintained, quiet place. The noise from the adjacent freeway is a bit obnoxious if you're in the pool, but the rooms are well soundproofed. We didn't hear a thing inside. Staff was helpful and recommended neat places to eat in old Auburn. Good beds and pillows.

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Cindy E, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Dear Murray L: Thank you for staying at the Best Western Golden Key. We do appreciate your review and we are so pleased that you found our rooms to be sound proof. I am happy that you had a chance to take a dip in the pool. We just had the decking redone and we hope that our guests will... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for a nice place to stay and all was great, except for the ants all over the room. The room was set up nice and looked clean, they provided shampoo, conditioner, body gel soap, mouthwash, soap bars. A/C worked great. We saw the ants when we got there all over dressers and along wall edges, when we... More 

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Cindy E, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Dear Roni 911: I do apologize for the ant problem you experienced. We are trying our best to eliminate the ant problem. With this extreme heat we have increased our pest control to try to get things back to normal. I am happy that you were pleased with everything else. We do hope to see you again. More 

Bishop, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I found this motel to be very clean and comfortable. I had no problems with any of the equipment in the room, the AC worked well and was actually not as noisy as in some motels I have stayed at. The lamps all worked and there were no burned out bulbs. There was also plenty of free wall plugs to... More 

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Cindy E, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Dear David J: We are so happy to hear that you were pleased with our hotel. Working lights and air is important when staying at a hotel and I am glad that your room was in working order. We here at the Best Western Golden Key do strive to be Ultra Clean and Comfortable. We hope to see you again. More 

San Francisco, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a delightful surprise as we travelled to the Eastern Sierra. Beautiful gardens, pool, BBQs & picnic area. Rooms are lovely & quiet. Good bed & pillows (a must for us). Breakfast was good. Close to downtown Auburn. Great rate.

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Cindy E, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Dear judybugg46: We here at the Best Western Golden Key thank you for your wonderful review. We agree that a comfortable bed is a must. Kate the Gardener is responsible for our beautiful gardens. Our breakfast is improving with some new items offered like Greek Yogurt, Granola Bars and locally grown Fresh Fruit. We do hope to see you again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent in all ways--staff, pool and hot tub, and generous breakfast. Nicely appointed room and quiet.Generous, yummy breakfast with something for everyone including my grandson with food allergies. Of course, the rotating waffle maker is always a plus!!

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Cindy E, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Dear ellenh730: We are so happy to hear that you found our hotel - Excellent in all ways. This is the time of the year to enjoy our heated pool and hot tub. I am glad that you were able to bring your grandson for some summertime fun. We do hope to see you again. More 

Huntington Beach, California
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125 reviews 125 reviews
10 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

was looking for a place to stay for a nearby family reunion ...and this place was perfect ! needed originally- 3 separate rooms , and after 5x calls to hotel to amend to just 2 rooms and changing from smoking rooms via Expedia - to NON-SMOKING rooms , from 1 king to 2 Q's , and ended up with just... More 

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Cindy E, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Dear Roxanne M: Thank you for such a wonderful review. You mentioned all our features so beautifully. We can all agree the Chuck is awesome. I am so happy that you picked the Best Western Golden Key for your accomodations. We do look forward to seeing you again. Have a great summer! More 

San Diego, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed in this hotel in Auburn, CA several times over the past few years. It is a very comfortable hotel and the staff is friendly and efficient. The breakfast that is included is good. The wifi is free and there is plenty of parking. There is a grocery store close by and there are a few restaurants close... More 

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Cindy E, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Dear JoAnn G: As always, it was a pleasure having you here at our hotel. We are so happy to hear that we were able to make your stay enjoyable. We do look forward to many more visits in the future. Warm Regards More 

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