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BEST WESTERN Golden Key

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Bakersfield
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Clean, comfortable and very good value. The furnishings were a bit dated, but overall I would recommend this hotel as a very good value. We did not use the breakfast area, as we were meeting family for breakfast, so I can't comment on the quality of the breakfast.

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Henderson, Nevada
HOTEL’S FAVORITE REVIEW
Reviewed 1 week ago

I only book this hotel when I'm in Auburn. It is easy to reach, right off Highway 80 and is central to Old Town Auburn. The staff are always friendly and will do all they can to make sure your stay is great. The breakfast room is clean and has something for everyone for breakfast.

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Jennifer B, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

I am happy to hear that we are your go-to place when staying in Auburn, CA. Did you have the opportunity to visit some of our local wineries during your trip? We have an amazing Team . Thank you for your kind words. We hope to see you soon!

Cameron Park, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I was extremely pleased with the room. We stayed in a standard king room.We usually stay in hotels that have a lobby with elevators because they are nicer with better security and the parking lot isn't right outside your door. This room was very clean, fresh, had nice linens and up to date decor. The vanity is outside the toilet...

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Jennifer B, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

I am happy that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are constantly working on projects to elevate our property. Thanks for the comments. It sounds like we are moving in the right direction. We do have rollaway beds available. They are $12.00 additional per night. Let us know next time if you need one.

Monterey, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the outside, it looks like just another Best Western. It's in a nondescript location (although quite helpful if you're exploring gold country or on your way to Lake Tahoe). However, a recent trip during which my wife and I stayed here taught us not to go by appearances. This is the most excellent motel overall that we've ever stayed...

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Jennifer B, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Wow! What a review! It makes me very happy to know that you had such an excellent stay with us recently. We are fortunate to have such an amazing Team. They are most definitely our greatest asset. I will pass along your kudos to our Team. We look forward to seeing you soon! p.s. I am sorry that you had...

Midvale, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I will use this BW again. The rooms are clean and the price seemed reasonable. They seem to be updating this property which will be nice. My only complaint was having folks above us with a cranky baby (which we understand, having 5 kids and 12 grandkids), the floors allowed a bit more noise to travel down then I like.

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Jennifer B, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

I'm glad to hear that you had a nice stay with us. I apologize for the inconvenience of hearing a cranky baby during your stay. I will pass along your comment to our Owners. We hope to see you again.

Napa, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A snow storm prevented us to travel over 80. We stayed for 2 days and explored Old Town Auburn. The room was clean, dog friendly and had a good morning breakfast. It's right off the freeway 80. Close to resturants and groceries.

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Jennifer B, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! I'm sorry you were not able to make it home due to the snow. How fortunate you were to be able to turn this into an adventure. I am happy you had a great stay with us and enjoyed exploring our cute town. See you next time!

Denver, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Golden Kay Best Western +in N. Auburn is for you. Clean, friendly and with a delicious breakfast every day. The staff makes you feelright at home (or better if you need a hand!) and goes out of their way to help you with plans, routes or any information you need about their area or how to get some special place.

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

Dear dorisb396: As always, it is a pleasure to see you each time you visit us here at the Golden Key. Making you feel right at home is our ultimate goal. See you again soon!

Sunnyvale, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very comfortable stay at Golden Key, Auburn. Family friendly. We were here for a ski trip to Soda Springs. It was an hour drive to Soda Springs/Boreal. Breakfast was a great plus. The staff was friendly and helpful. Gas station and Raley's groceries stores near-by. Micro-wave and Fridge in the room. Pet friendly. Has a pool. Extra...

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

Dear rajeshj151: We here at the Best Western Golden Key would like to thank you for your awesome review. We do hope to see you again during your next ski trip. Thank you!

Auburn, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was nice, clean and a good value. Shampoo and soap were in a dispenser in the shower. We found our back and hips ached after sleeping on the bed for three nights (may just be old-age). Staff was friendly at check-in. There are good restaurants nearby and easy freeway access.

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

Dear Pamela B: We here at the Best Western Golden Key in Auburn, CA are happy that you found our staff to be friendly and our hotel to be clean. We do hope that you will visit us again. Thank you!

santa cruz, ca., United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a delightful motel with all the comforts we needed and wanted.My daughter and her family loved it too. Delicious breakfast; always someone at the desk was reassuring as we arrived late in evening

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Jennifer B, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

I am pleased to hear that you and your family had a wonderful stay. Thank you for the great review. We have someone on property 24 hours a day. I'm glad this makes you feel safe when staying with us. I hope to see you next time!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the BEST WESTERN Golden Key, located in the heart of Auburn, California. 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. 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, mini fridge, cable television and high-speed Internet access. Guests will wake each morning to a complimentary continental breakfast featuring freshly made waffles. Additional amenities include an outdoor swimming pool (heated from May-October)and hot tub, a beautiful garden and lawn area perfect for barbeques. Pets are welcome but must be registered with nominal pet fee. 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 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Golden Key

Address: 13450 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603
Location: United States > California > Auburn
Price Range: $95 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Golden Key 2.5*
Number of rooms: 68
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Best Western Golden Key Hotel Auburn
Best Western Auburn
Best Western Hotel Auburn
Auburn Best Western
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Any room you might get will be quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Julie505_13, 1 week ago | Read review
“upstairs on the end has less potential for noise.”
 of 5 bubbles KelticDock, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“I always choose upstairs, if it is an option. I don't take any chances of noise overhead.”
 of 5 bubbles Welink, Dec 14, 2016 | Read review
“book room if furthest rear bldg. for quiet stay”
 of 5 bubbles williamg764, Oct 14, 2016 | Read review
“The road is very loud, but just leave the fan going and you won't hear it.”
 of 5 bubbles amygirlthree, Jul 23, 2016 | Read review
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