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Saskatchewan, Canada
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Well I am sad to say I am writing this review after no response to my email indicating what was wrong with our stay. I very rarely have full on negative reviews but this time I have to. We arrived early on the off chance our room was ready, it was still being cleaned and I was told we had...

2Thank Rosalee B
holly l, Manager at Ponderosa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Good day Rosalee, Sorry to hear about your stay but I was not notifty about the problem or I will have been able to deal with it . I didn't hear about you complaining to the front desk or I could have cleared up the matter so I am sorry for that . As far as a discount the best...

Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to stay. Nice and clean. Not expensive. There is a pool for the customers and the inn is in the heart of town. The staff are polite and knowledgeable about things to do. Free wifi. There are also kitchenettes for a long stay. Would stay there again.

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

My husband, our toddler, and myself spent one night here in April. We were moving, and needed to stop for the night. In an effort to save a few bucks, I chose the Ponderosa over a more reputable chain motel. Big mistake!! I will admit that the room was clean, so that's why we were okay with staying. Could hear...

1Thank Jessica S
holly l, Manager at Ponderosa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Good day Jessica , Sorry that your stay was not very comfortable , we try to accomdate everybody, Sorry about the misunderstanding about the coffee it was not be be taken that way. So it was said that you could have come back for more . I again apolized if it seems like it was said in the wrong way...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Good, clean budget hotel in Golden. Nothing special, but we spent most of our time skiing or exploring the town anyways. And for the price it's exactly what we needed. Pros: Extremely friendly and helpful staff Clean rooms and common areas Hot tub was clean and welcome after a long day skiing Comfortable beds Breakfast was very simple (just toast...

Thank twilaviolet
holly l, Manager at Ponderosa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Good day Twilaviolet Thank you for your comments , we are slowly working on upgrading our tv and the wifi . Glad to hear that the price and the location was good . Look forward to see you on your next trip through . Thank you for staying with us .

Reviewed 5 January 2016

Stayed 3 nights for a ski getaway. The kitchenette is very basic with cups, mugs plates, cutlery, one pot and 1 fry pan, 2 burners, small fridge, microwave and coffee maker but served our purpose. Bathroom small, as is the overall room, but was clean and everything worked. Internet too slow for anything but email. Free breakfast is about as...

Thank calgaryal
Kamloops, Canada
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

The hotel looked nice on the outside, but had two huge issues that killed the deal for me. By reading the other reviews, my suspisons for the price was warrented. I was qouted $169.99 + tax for just me, myself and I (So just me to be clear) and they only offer a seniors discount. When I asked about CAA...

Thank Greg D
Abbotsford, Canada
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Tired and weary, we needed to find a pet friendly motel.... And the Ponderosa had a vacancy and accepted pets! Needs some maintenance but overall ok for a place to sleep...although pet friendly there is nowhere on the property to take your pet to do its business ...had to walk beside the hwy! Included a light muffin and coffee breakfast...

Thank Arlene B
Johnstown, Colorado
Reviewed 23 September 2015

The hotel is an older hotel but was clean and comfortable. The bathroom was very clean and the bed acceptable but not great. The continental breakfast could stand improvement. The staff were friendly and very helpful.

Thank Ed50_13
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 14 September 2015

It is not a choice hotel if you want to relax. This is for emergency only when you do not have a choice but to stay overnight! kitchen is made if very cheap material. beds are too soft you get burried. the beddings are too old. non-smoking room smells like a smoking room. no elevator. lots of parking though.

Thank ILuv2Travel057
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 5 September 2015

I was traveling across country and had laundry issues. The owner heard about my problem and personally helped me find a solution in a timely fashion. In addition my room had a view of the mountains. Thanks Ponderosa!

Thank Ken J

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Ponderosa Motor Inn

Address: 1206 Trans-canada Highway, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Golden
Price Range: €56 - €114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ponderosa Motor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 83
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“It's nice to park just outside your room. Easy loading and unloading. Easy access.”
 of 5 bubbles brianmU8957GU, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“if you have any problems with your room ask the front desk to see another one, some rooms are upgraded a little more than others”
 of 5 bubbles tokyotiger2015, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our rooms were on the North side of the back section which was quiet with not much traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles JD419, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“also has a nice resturant in the same parking lot”
 of 5 bubbles glewcrew, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a good room is you want one. Haha.”
 of 5 bubbles calgaryal, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
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