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montana
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Right off the highway, very convenient for our long road trip. We were traveling with our small dog, and got a room in the wing of the back of this hotel, so no highway noise at all. This hotel has a lovely "old school" or "retro" feel to the beautifully landscaped grounds, but the rooms are nicely updated, and there's...

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

Dear RiverDays: I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are happy that you were able to bring your little four legged friend, and that they felt at home. Our beautiful landscapes are taken care of by our gardener " Kate " and we will let her know how much you appreciated her work....

Bozeman, Montana
Reviewed 6 May 2016

We stayed one night at this motel and it was fine. The decor is a little dated, but the room was very acceptable. The complimentary breakfast included waffles, a choice of three dry cereals, some yogurt, hard boiled eggs, prepackaged sweet rolls, oatmeal packages, apples, and bananas.

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

Dear Wowzer95: Thank you for your review. We will be updating our hotel within the next few month's. Hopefully before your next visit.

Reviewed 6 May 2016

We were in Auburn, CA for a one night stay and this Best Western was perfect. Comfortable & clean. Requested an early check in and got it. Are room was ready and waiting @ noon instead of 3:00PM. I would definitely stay here the next time we are in Auburn, CA

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

Dear Kathleen M: We here at the Best Western Golden Key would like to thank you for spending the night with us. I am glad that you found us to be " Comfortable and Clean". It is good to hear that an early check in was possible. We look forward to your next visit.

Napa, United States
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We were in Auburn, Ca for a wedding. This Best Western was suggested. It was convenient location from the wedding we drove up to attend. Clean and friendly hotel. It was fun to explore old town Auburn. I have always passed by Auburn on our way to Tahoe. I usually stay at Hilton properties but this was the hotel I...

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

Dear Susan S: I thank you for your awesome review. It is always good to hear that we are Clean and Friendly. We do hope that the Wedding you attended was most enjoyable. Hopefully you will come and visit us again.

Livonia, Michigan
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We flew into Sacramento at night and wanted to get part of the drive to Tahoe out of the way, so we decided to stay in Auburn. This motel is very clean and rooms are very nice. My only complaint is that it is up against the highway and you can hear the noise. Not really an issue for me,...

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

I am glad to hear that you had a comfortable stay with us. We are easy to find and conveniently located adjacent to Interstate 80. I am sorry that the proximity did not work well for your husband. It was my pleasure to help you with your computer queries. We hope to see you next time you are in town!

mendocino county, United States
Reviewed 19 April 2016

My wife and I were in town for a leisure trip and had a wonderful experience at this hotel. The staff is Extremely pleasant and helpful, the room was nice for the price,clean and very comfortable bed, and the breakfast was good also. We also ate one morning at the restaurant next door,awesome breakfast. We will stay here again when...

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

We are so lucky to have our phenomenal team. I am pleased to hear that your experience was wonderful and that you will stay with us on your next trip. See you then!

Topanga, California
Reviewed 19 April 2016

This was our third stay at the Best Western Golden Key, and it will remain our motel of choice whenever we are in the area. It is a good stopping place between the Los Angeles area and Humboldt County, where we visit relatives. I have asked for the same room each visit, and reservations has made that possible. We stay...

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

I am thrilled to hear that we are your motel of choice when visiting our area. We are fortunate to have such an amazing team. Our Gardener Kate always has something beautiful blooming. See you next trip!

Milwaukee, WI
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Our only gripe - the pillows - they appeared to be cheap, too soft, well worn, etc. The carpeting needs to be replaced. Rippled in spots. Quiet place. Great breakfast. Great location. Difficult to find traveling from Placerville to Auburn.

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

I am sorry to hear that you were not pleased with our pillows. We often have guests asking to buy them. We are located right off of Interstate 80 exit 121 . I am sorry that you had trouble finding us.

Atwater, CA, United States
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Best Western is on our list for future stays while traveling. Price, quality of service and amenities were more than satisfactory. We were very pleased with the efforts of the entire staff to insure our stay was without any problems. The one small issue we had was handled on the spot and made right.

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

I am happy to hear that we exceeded your expectations. We are lucky to have such a stellar team. See you on your next trip!

SANTA MONICA
Reviewed 18 April 2016

We had a chance as a couple to go up north for a couple of days to the Motherlode Gold country. It was good weather and a pleasant stay. When we arrived it seemed there was some confusion in my reservation dates but the front desk quickly updated my reservation by two days. This was very helpful as a large...

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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 had a wonderful stay and that our team took exceptional care of you. I hope you learned a ton in your seminar. See you next time!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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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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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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
Region: United States > California > Auburn
Price Range: €82 - €122 (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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“book room if furthest rear bldg. for quiet stay”
 of 5 bubbles williamg764, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The road is very loud, but just leave the fan going and you won't hear it.”
 of 5 bubbles amygirlthree, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I would ask for a room at the back since this hotel is right off Hwy 80. We heard no hwy noise at the back”
 of 5 bubbles Aworld2explor, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“we stayed on first floor, behind lawn area”
 of 5 bubbles RhondaO30, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms farthest away from the highway are nice and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles RiverDays, 9 May 2016 | Read review
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