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Grass Valley, California
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We use this hotel often, in the middle of a home remodel and some nights we can't stay in the house. This hotel is comfortable without breaking the bank. Also, the staff is very friendly and you can walk to stores and restaurants.

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

Thank you for the wonderful review! I am happy to hear that we are your go-to place. We appreciate your loyalty. We hope to see you soon!

Irvine, California
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Clean, quiet and comfortable definitely describes this motel. That is what I look for. My son and I were up in Auburn for a funeral,so comfort was especially important. Staff is very courteous as well. We ate at "Awful Annie's", next door; excellent menu, and tasty, fresh food.

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

I’m happy to hear that you had a comfortable stay with us. Thank you for the review. I am sorry to hear that you were traveling for a funeral. I send you my condolences for your loss.

Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Had a back problem during the evening and the staff moved me from a 2nd floor room to a 1st floor room with no problem or extra charge. The staff were very friendly, caring, and courteous, room was nice and clean, breakfast was ample, and there are no complaints about our stay. We would definitely stay there again!

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

It was my pleasure to help you switch you to a downstairs room. I hope you are feeling better.

Foster City, California, USA
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We needed a place to stay since I80 was closed to Reno. Also we had a new adopted dog with us and this hotel was so accommodating and friendly.The manager kept checking on highway conditions and finally we made it to Nevada.

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

Thank you for the great review. Congratulations on your new dog!

Caldwell, Idaho
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Was not expecting much but everything was great down to the breakfast. The mountain was closed so I had to stay somewhere, happened upon the BW. Will stay again for sure! Clean comfortable and quiet. Got good rest in a comfy bed.

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

I am pleased to hear you had a great stay with us. Thank you for the review. See you next time!

Boise
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Good Local... Great town to explore. Had we known about Auburn when we were kids, we probably would have moved there. Very good eating variety. Shopping Old Town was fun along with the Ale House for food. Go to Magee's for dinner.

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

I am happy to hear that you enjoyed our cute town. We hope to see you on your next visit!

Fremont, California
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We have stayed here several time, always clean and convenient to freeway. The staff has always been so welcoming and helpful. The breakfast is pretty much standard but nice to be able to get something to start your day.

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

Thank you for making us your go to place while visiting Auburn, CA. I am so happy to hear that we have taken care of you each of your stays. See you next time!

Fresno, California, USA
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Great place to stay while traveling with our dogs. Convenient to many places in Auburn. Easy on and off highway. Will stay here again when in the area. Staff friendly and professional. Parking plentiful.

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

Dear WINDER2013: Thank you for your awesome review. We here at the Best Western Golden Key are easily accessible from the I-80 freeway. Our super friendly staff are both professional and helpful to create a memorable experience to each guest. It's a great place for your four legged companions too. We hope to see you again.

Sonoma, California
Reviewed 18 November 2016

The Best Western Golden Key is somewhat unassuming, but the staff is extremely professional and helpful and the rooms ar equiet, clean and comfortable. I was afraid it would be noisy due to proximity to the highway, but it was blissfully quiet. Being offered a snack upon arrival and breakfast on departure were nice touches and much appreciated.

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Dear jof785: Thank you for reviewing our hotel as Quiet, Clean and Comfortable. I am happy to hear that you found our staff to be extremely professional and helpful. We here at the Best Western Golden Key take pride with providing great customer service. We hope to see you again next time you visit Auburn.

Gig Harbor, United States
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The beds were very uncomfortable in our room. We spoke with others in our group and all felt the same. They need to install new mattresses before we would consider staying there again. We have stayed and many Best Westerns both in the US and in Ireland and the experience was fabulous. That is why we did hesitate to choose...

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

Dear Daniel H: I am sorry that you found our rooms to be uncomfortable. We have been making upgrades to our rooms and the mattresses are on the owners list. We thank you for bringing this to our attention because guest concerns are very important to us. We hope to see you again in the near future. Thank you!

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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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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • 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
Region: United States > California > Auburn
Price Range: $120 - $184 (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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“I always choose upstairs, if it is an option. I don't take any chances of noise overhead.”
 of 5 bubbles Welink, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“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
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