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Edmonton
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3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Not impressed! Booked a month ahead as I was in Golden for a wedding, walked in to a room back in the 70's. Floor was slanted, a 19 inch tube tv, very uncomfortable bed, no plug ins near beds only behind tv, intermittent hot water, and very rough hostess who was missing a front tooth. Paid $175.00 for a $60.00... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last minute stay at this clean motor inn. The room was very clean but the beds were very uncomfortable and the plastic mattress covers made terrible loud noises every time I rolled over. The shower head was quite clogged with hard water deposits so it was not a very pleasant shower. For $180 I expected better, but at least the... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The front staff was kind and professional. The only complaint I had is the extremely uncomfortable bed and flat pillow. I had to fold my pillow in half to get any height and after only an hour in the bed my hips hurt so much as the bed was just too hard. We did ask the front desk if we... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was originally booked in here for 2 nights by my company without me seeing it. When I got into the room I was sadly disappointed by my accommodations. The room was extremely tired and in desperate need for an update. The carpet was stained, the air conditioner only moved around the hot air that was being produced by the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very tired accommodation, terrible beds, bathroom not so clean. This place is ok for a 1 night on the road stay, we arrived into town and could not find any accommodation available apart from the Ponderosa.

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean, simple motel. Nothing fancy but had everything I needed. Good parking, fridge, clean room and reasonable prices. When we were checking in, it was obviously our rate with a reservation was much better than the drop-in guest. I think we were about $20-$30 cheaper per room. Easy walk to convenience store, fast food and bar.

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Edmonton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okay nothing great needs an update tired and dated . Service ok location good had pretty views of the mountains priced fair . Overall just average the washrooms could definitely use an overhaul 120$ per night .

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Thank Maria K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice place to stay. Very cleaned rooms and beds are pretty comfortable. You can get Fresh Breakfast in the morning. Washrooms are also very neat and cleaned. We have got More than enough stuff we need for our stay. Really happy with the front desk staff.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

My biggest complaint about the Ponderosa Motor Inn is that they are not there to make the guests feel welcome. Would never bring up the 15 lb microwave so we could make popcorn, two nights we asked for it and were basically ignored. Were told they do not have outgoing mail for "guests". Room was semi clean-shower curtain needed washed,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

My experience is based on staying in room 416 (w/ kitchenette) for 9 nights while working in Golden. The staff were very friendly and the bed was really comfortable. The cleanliness met my standards and the fridge/range unit worked great. Wifi was always reliable for me and allowed for streaming/uploads of video without issues. Certainly wouldn't be to everyone's liking... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Ponderosa Motor Inn

Address: 1206 Trans-canada Highway, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Golden
Price Range: $74 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 83
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