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“Slow Internet Old Towels” 2 of 5 bubbles
Review of BEST WESTERN Mountainview Inn

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BEST WESTERN Mountainview Inn
Ranked #3 of 19 Hotels in Golden
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“Slow Internet Old Towels”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2006

The hotel looks ok from the outside, but inside it is very old and a little smelly. The rooms are quite old, as are the towels and furniture. There is a little fridge in the room, but no microwave.

The promised "high speed" internet was the slowest that I've experienced on my cross country road trip. Often the connection failed all together.

Considering that they initially wanted to charge me $150 to stay the night, it's definitely a poor value. I would not stay here again, or recommend it to friends.

  • Stayed July 2006, traveled on business
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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  • Location
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 5, 2006

If you are looking for a reasonable overnight stay in the small mountain town of Golden, then definitley check out the Best Western Mountainview Inn. The staff are professional and are always interested in chit chatting about the area and what there is to do. We have stayed at many hotels as we travel quite frequently and we found the service here to be top notch. It was very apparent that the staff care about the guest and that they really want to make sure everything is taken care of. The rooms are tidy, a little out dated but the desk clerk said they would be getting some new upgrades this year, we will be back to see the changes and to enjoy the excellent service.

  • Stayed January 2006
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2005

My wife and I stayed at this hotel, for one night. This was one night too many. I know one's expectations should be low, when staying at roadside motels. But, this place had no air conditioning, and the staff was unbelievably rude. I wrote a letter to the management of the motel, and the senior management of Best Western, but received no response. The place was dirty, filled with ants. Would not suggest this place to my worst enemy. Hotels are limited in the area, but there should something better than this.

  • Stayed July 2004
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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Property: BEST WESTERN Mountainview Inn
Address: 1024 11th St N | Box 2400, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H2, Canada
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Golden
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 19 Hotels in Golden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Mountainview Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 72
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Elegant hotel situated off the Trans Canada Highway, 45 minutes west of Lake Louise. Spectacular mountain views. Deluxe family-size guestrooms, indoor heated swimming pool and guest laundry. Each guestroom features deluxe furnishings, refrigerator, coffee maker, hair dryer, iron and board and pay-per-view movies. Close to National Parks, hiking, skiing, golfing, whitewater rafting, snowmobiling and heli-skiing. Sport and Lifestyle packages are available. ... more   less 
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