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Fresno
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the 3rd time we have stayed at this hotel while visiting Auburn. We are always very satisfied with the room. Comfortable bed, very clean, AC worked great, big bathroom. Check in easy and friendly staff. Very easy access right off I 80. Excellent restaurant right next door, Awful Annies, which was a bonus.

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

Thank you for the fantastic review! I am happy to hear that we have taken good care of you during your previous stays. We hope to see you soon! More 

Sedona
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With the exception of the desk chair and the low water flow in the sink and shower the hotel is an excellent value. The beds were too firm and bouncy for my tastes. The swimming pool and hot tub are well maintained and a welcomed amenity after white water rafting

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

I am happy to hear that you were able to indulge in our pool and hot tub after a long day of rafting. We have Serta double pillow topped mattresses in all of our guest rooms. We have installed water-saving shower heads and low-flow faucet aerators to conserve water during this terrible drought. I am sorry to hear that these... More 

Alexandria, VA, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was impressed by the cleanliness and new-like condition of the furnishings and the modern climate control technology. The pool looked clean and inviting. The breakfast offered many options and the cleanliness of the breakfast area was great. Except for the need of restriping of the parking area, everything else was excellent.

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

Thank you for a great review! I am happy that you had a wonderful stay with us. We hope to see you soon! More 

Valley Glen, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for the first time our way to Lake Tahoe . We couldn't ask for a better experience at a new hotel. The staff was efficient, friendly and went out of their way to make our stay pleasant. Upon check-in I was informed juice and cookies were available in the next room.They started serving breakfast at 5:30 AM and... More 

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

I am pleased that our Team went above and beyond to give you the best experience with us. Thank you for the wonderful review. See you next time you are in the area! More 

Martinez, California
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188 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

From the outside the Best Western Golden Key looks like a roadside motor in leftover from the 50s, and we weren't sure what our stay was going to be like. We were quickly re-assured. The gentlemen at the front desk (the owners perhaps) were friendly, welcoming and talkative. In a good way. The room was basic, but clearly recently renovated-... More 

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

Our hotel was built in 1963 and was done in the style of the time. We added an additional 18 rooms in 1989. I am sorry to hear that style of architecture made you weary about our place but I am glad that you gave us a shot. We have a phenomenal Team that works hard to ensure all of... More 

Islip, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

The gardens, which roamed throughout the grounds, surrounding every building, were thoughtfully planned and carefully nurtured. In short, a magnificent feature of this hotel. The entire place was immaculate and welcoming. Warm staff. Balanced and interesting breakfasts each morning. Clean sauna and pool, which was adjacent to a beautiful rose garden. We would come back here in a moment and... More 

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

I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed our gardens. We are fortunate to have our skillful Gardener Kate. She does a magnificent job planning, executing and maintaining our grounds. I will let her know that you were pleased. I am so glad to hear that your stay was comfortable and that our Team made you feel welcomed. Thank you... More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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127 reviews
116 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

My husband and I stayed for just one night between two rafting trips. I was disappointed they would not allow me to check in a bit early given I was not rafting and was hoping to relax in the room. They did offer to call when the room was ready, but I received a call just a few minutes before... More 

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

I am sorry to hear that we were not able to meet your early check-in needs. We try our best to meet all of our guests needs and will do an early check-in if possible. Our rooms have a guaranteed 3:00 p.m. check-in. I apologize for any inconvenience. Our continental breakfast offerings are consistent with regular Best Western locations. It... More 

SF
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

Stayed here on the last leg of a road trip to and from Denver. My room was recently updated (except the tub shower, which is fine). Wifi access was fast and easy. My favorite part of my stay was swimming in the delighful, refreshing pool. The hotel is right by I-80, but I didn't hear traffic noise in my room,... More 

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

Thank you for the recommendation. I am happy that you had the opportunity to utilize the pool and that you had a nice stay with us. We hope to see you again! More 

San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

My husband and come up here to do some white water rafting. This is my second time staying here and each time the staff has been very friendly, rooms have been clean. I like their free breakfast, they have choices for people who like to eat healthy.

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

I am happy to hear you had a great stay with us. I hope you had fun on the rafting trip. We hope to see you next time! More 

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34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Great place. I have never comes complaints! This is one of the best laces I've ever stayed. Bed was perfect, bathroom was huge and updated. Fridge & coffee maker!! Customer service was fantastic. Grounds were well kept. Beautiful swimming pool. And free breakfast!!!

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

We are one of the best places you have ever stayed? What a compliment! Thank you! More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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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 95603-3238
Location: United States > California > Auburn
Price Range: $91 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — BEST WESTERN Golden Key 2*
Number of rooms: 68
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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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