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Sonora, California
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Omg the WORST hotel I've ever been in. Just plain gross. Filthy, should have realized when at check in they went over a list of costs $10 for a towel etc. I said " you charge for towels, pillows ...?" "Oh no just if you get them real dirty" ugh do NOT stay here oh and only two rooms have... More 

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San Jose, CA
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

What a dump! Rooms are old and run down. No phone in room, no toilet paper, curtains falling off rod, no closet, shower full of mold, windows would not open, air conditioner so loud could not sleep. Dog poop all over back drive way. Bed spread so dirty and smelled. Lots more wrong but this is just a few of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

To sleep its ok, air con very noisey and old, questionable effectivness. Bed was hard, suits me but not the wife. TV worked fine. Advertised wifi was non existent. Fridge freezer and microwave in the room, fridge not switched on though, so wouldn't be much good for a few hours or more. No towels for the shower. Get up early... More 

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Benson, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This was a very bad experience. The bed didn't fit right on the frame so it sagged to the floor in the middle. It was VERY uncomfortable. The wi fi didn't work. they give you a code for it but then when you tell them you can get a connection they just say they don't have a good signal. The... More 

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Houston, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013 via mobile

Unless you want to feel like life hasn't moved on since the 1950's don't stay here. The room was dirty and very outdated. The fridge was broken, t,here was a hole in the carpet, and we had to ask for pillow cases. On the positive side, the beds were comfortable and clean. There was air conditioning - an old very... More 

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Madera, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

So there is a new guy doing maintainence. Has his girlfriend also working, she is cambodian, speaks little English but she is working very hard. He is also on the go. Pool is filled but still under repair. They still are in need of more help, would be nice to see the place return like it was 8 years ago.... More 

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Sacramento, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

The dirtiest motel, grime all over,awefull expereince, run down and ready to close. I was worried for bugs, two outlets did not work, the linen was old, the staff was OK, but you would think they could clean, just not a place for family...great for street people, but not families. Not even my dog would sleep on the floor.

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Santa Barbara, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

I hate to give a poor review to a place that seems to really be struggling to stay open in this tough economy, but they earned it. The staff was relatively pleasant, but the room was not cleaned prior to arrival, and it took them 45 minutes to find a working vacuum. There weren't any bugs or anything, and the... More 

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Blotzheim, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

It was the only cheap place available not too far from Yosemite. The place is not as bad as the reviews say. It's not great, that's right but we stayed two nights there and it was ok. The bed is good, although the sheets were slightly stained. The bathroom was clean and the towels very good. Be aware you can't... More 

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Washington, DC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

And GREAT towels! ended up here on the advice of a AAA tow driver after dropping off the car at a nearby mechanic. It was very late and this was a welcome haven. Yes, it's old and I did feel the need to put a chair under the door because of being right on a main road and some seedy... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about The Gold Lodge

Address: 480 W Stockton St, Sonora, CA 95370-4807
Location: United States > California > Sonora
Price Range: $95 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — The Gold Lodge 1.5*
Number of rooms: 44
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