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“Pleasant hotel, left feeling rested.” 5 of 5 stars
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Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Auburn
Reno, Nevada
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“Pleasant hotel, left feeling rested.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

I really enjoyed staying at this hotel. Freshly baked cookies on your arrival. The staff was warm and friendly. Nice grounds with colorful flowers and lawn for your furry friends. The room was very clean, nicely decorated, with nice linens and bedspreads. They gave us plenty of yummy soft towels. The shower gel and shampoo was in a dispenser on the wall in the shower and was really nice. The room was quiet even though it was just off a semi major highway. The TV clicker was sanitized ( I love that) and the flat screen TV was a plus. I had no problems with the free WiFi. Breakfast was the typical continental breakfast with waffles, cereal, yogurt, boring store bought pastries and muffins. But the breakfast area was very clean and welcoming. They had a pool and jacuzzi which I didn't use but it seemed well kept and tidy.

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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Lynn L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review, September 5, 2013
I would like to thank you for taking the time to complete one of these surveys and I am pleased to see that you appreciated the "clean remotes" and also that we have the shampoo and shower gel dispensers to try to eliminate the waste from the individual bottles and to comply with our being a green hotel.
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

This was a very pleasant hotel. From the amenities, to the very friendly/helpful staff, to the dog friendly environment. And it was a great deal. Will very likely stay here again if we find our way this way in the future. And will certainly recommend it to others.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Lincoln, Ca, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

I would reccomend this Best Western for their hospitality. The rooms were comfortable, clean and spacious.Very quiet and exceptionaly well located between Reno and Sacramento off of highway 80. I would personally give them 5 stars.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Lynn L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review, August 22, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to complete one of these surveys. I am so glad you found our hotel to be the perfect stopover on your trip, and we look forward to your next visit.
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Grass Valley, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

Nice Hotel - Friendly Service - small rooms but the beds are extremely comfortable - not a great deal of parking. Close to restaurants, shopping and other services. Front desk staff very friendly and breakfast area extremely clean and variety of foods for breakfast.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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Castro Valley, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

This is a nice, clean hotel and a great place to stay for the money. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was waffles, pastries, fruit, cereal and beverages. The dining area was very clean and pleasant. I will definitely stay here again if I am in the area.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Lynn L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review, August 16, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to complete one of these surveys and I am so glad to see that you enjoyed our hotel and we look forward to your next visit.
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Auburn, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Extremely friendly and efficient staff; overall room was clean and the hotel's common areas were well kept! Nice breakfast, pool and spa. Picnic area! Great place to stay if your children are in a soccer tournament!!

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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applegate, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

perfect hotel to take my water loving grandson to be alone with for a few days. close to restaurants, bowling, and the river canyon. we had a wonderful 2 days. my grandson spent most of the time hopping from pool to hot tub to bathtub, etc. I was allowed to rest and observe........nice!

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Lynn L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review, August 12, 2013
Thank you so much for taking the time to complete one of the surveys. I am so glad to read that you and your grandson enjoyed our hotel and pool and I hope you will return soon.
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Address: 13450 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603
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Location: United States > California > Auburn
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Auburn
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 68
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Stay at this pet-friendly Auburn, California hotel located near Historic Old Town Auburn, the American River Nature Recreation Area and the Marshall Gold Discovery State Park. Welcome to the BEST WESTERN Golden Key, located in the heart of Auburn, California. Guests will be close to a variety of outdoor activities including the Raspberry Hill Black Oaks golf course, Turkey Creek golf course, the American River Nature Recreation Area and Squaw Valley Ski Resort. The BEST WESTERN Golden Key features 68 spaciously-appointed guest rooms each complete with a microwave, refrigerator, cable television and high-speed Internet access. Guests will wake each morning to a complimentary continental breakfast featuring freshly made waffles. Additional amenities include a year round heated swimming pool and hot tub, a beautiful garden and lawn area perfect for barbeques, a putting green and meeting facilities. Pets are welcome. This Auburn hotel is close to a variety of area attractions including wine tasting, local museums, the American River, the Empire Mine and Sacramento, the state's capital. Guests will find great white water rafting, horseback riding and biking trails nearby. The BEST WESTERN Golden Key is also close to local events such as antique street fairs, the Mandarin Orange Festival and the Christmas Festival of Lights Parade. For superior customer service and a convenient Auburn, California location make a reservation at the BEST WESTERN Golden Key today! ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Best Western Golden Key Hotel Auburn
Best Western Auburn
Best Western Hotel Auburn
Auburn Best Western

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