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Hollywood, Florida
Reviewed January 27, 2016

We travel coast to coast up and down and all around the USA and on a budget to boot and this place really stands out as an Amazing Value! Large, Clean, Quiet rooms with an accommodating staff. Fine Breakfast and a hot tasty beverage make Best Western Golden Key as THE PLACE TO STAY in and around the Auburn Area!

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

Wow! Thank you for the glowing review! I am so happy to hear that we exceeded your expectations. We look forward to seeing you again the next time you are in town.

Eureka, California
Reviewed January 25, 2016

Nice and clean, would def. stay again. The staff though did NOT know the road conditions (snow conditions) he looked at me like .. what???? when I asked about the road. lol he said theres a computer over there. So staff was very poor... but if you just need a room its good.

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Cindy E, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Dear Gary S: I am so sorry that our guest agent did not provide you a roads condition report. Our agents are trained to use the guest computer to print out this report so that it is available for the guests at anytime. We also have a phone number for Road Conditions that we can call for our guests. Thank...

California, United States
Reviewed January 23, 2016

I've stayed here twice. My most recent stay was in December 2015. I had a king room, which was nicely appointed. There was an upholstered chair with ottoman. The bed was comfortable. The bathroom and vanity area were spacious, and there was reliably hot water for the shower. My one complaint was the prominent smell of deodorizer in the room....

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Cindy E, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Dear Paraflicks: I am happy to hear that you like our hotel and find us clean and comfortable. I am sorry that the room was strongly deodorized. We are utilizing new housekeeping procedures which are more environmently safe and do not have a strong, lasting chemical presence. Hopefully, next time you visit us, you will experience an improvement on this...

Salinas, California
Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

We like Best westerns in general because the are individually owned but that does give some range in quality. I give them 5 stars because every thing was just the best. Super clean, organized, breakfast was really good with hard boiled eggs and sausage instead of scrambled egg mix, Fresh fruit, yogurt, and a variety of juices and cereals too....

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Cindy E, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Golden Key, responded to this review

Dear IMIUBU2: Thank you for the high praise. The staff and I appreciate your super review. We hope that you will stay with us again the next time you visit Auburn. Again, Thank you.

Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed January 20, 2016

This hotel was a very good value. The rooms were clean, and nice size flat screen TV. The staff were very friendly. The heater was very noisy and came on/off very often all night long, as it was cold and had been raining hard. The included breakfast was the usual high carb of mainly muffins, breads and waffles with weak...

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

Dear GAE142356: I am happy that you found our hotel a good value. I am sorry that the hard boiled eggs, yogurt and fresh fruit which consists of apples and bananas were not visible at the time you were at breakfast. Our breakfast attendent is usually good about replenishing all the breakfast items. We will bring this to her attention...

California, United States
Reviewed January 19, 2016

This was one of those unplanned trips and booked this hotel on the fly --- and surprisingly very happy with the result. The room was well maintained; must be just been renovated. Everything was clean and in good working order. Room even has microwave and a small fridge.The clerk was helpful even recommended a great restaurant for dinner. The quality...

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Dear Alex B: We here at the Best Western Golden Key are delighted to hear how pleased you were during your stay. We do strive to be ultra clean for our guests and a good breakfast presentation is very important. We do look forward to your next visit. .

Yorba Linda, California
Reviewed January 18, 2016

We couldn't have been more comfortable. My husband and I and our dog had adjoining rooms with my sister. The additional fee of $20 for our dog is fair and reasonable. We loved the parking right outside our door. The furnishings and mattress are new and the room was sparkling clean. The heat and air system is the best. State...

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Dear Dancer630: We are so pleased to hear that you were happy with your stay. We do love having our guests bring their "best friends" with them. We do hope to see you again.

Newport Beach
Reviewed January 11, 2016

We needed a hotel near town, but not too noisy. Our room was back from the road and perfect. Staff very helpful and efficient. Price was perfect and breakfast a nice feature. Because it was on the interstate going to Lake Tahoe, skiers loved the location. We were near family for 4 days and it was a nice retreat.

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

It is wonderful to hear that we are everything you were looking for in a hotel. I am happy that you were able to spend quality time with your family. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed January 10, 2016

Comfortable, quiet and clean room. Breakfast choices were more than was expected which was a nice surprise. Hotel staff were very friendly. Easy access to location. This was a great value and a great stay. Thank you!

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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 were comfortable and enjoyed your stay. Thank you for the nice review!

Topanga, California
Reviewed January 4, 2016

We have stayed at the Best Western Golden Key several times now and will continue to make it our place to stay when visiting relatives in the area. It is somewhat out of our way in traveling between the LA area and Humoldt County, but we will make the extra drive just to stay at the Golden Key where everyone...

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

Thank you for the excellent review! I am elated to hear that you go out of your way to stay with us. The artifacts of the Gold Rush era (photos, sign and map) in the Breakfast Room you refer to, belong to our owners and are from their descendant’s gold mine. See you soon!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • 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
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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
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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“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, 1 week 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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