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Tracy, California
1 review
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This place needs major improvements. Bathroom towels were probably about 20 years old and were low quality. No soap in bathroom to wash hands. Slept in a bed with no fitted sheet; flat sheet used instead. Seriously?? the only thing going for this place is that it was clean and that is only reason I rated it two points. My... More 

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

My fiance and I stayed there because there were no other places with rooms. The man at the front desk was SO RUDE.. HE dis not make us feel welcome at all. I do have to say though, we had heard that the rooms were mediocre when not came to cleanliness. The day we checked in, our room was OK.... More 

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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Accommodating, Incredibly Friendly, Super Professional management made us feel right at home ensuring our stay was more than satisfactory. Coffee in the lobby early every morning right on schedule; greeted by cheerful, smiling staff members. Pool and outdoor seating areas offered a pleasant respite from busy days. Management keeps the place incredibly safe and secure of riffraff types. We actually... More 

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Thank gethingsd
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Sheets, and bathroom were clean thank god. This place is so run down and needs major improvements. Paper thin pillows, towels in bathroom were below dollar store towel grade. There was no soap in bathroom. They advertise they have pastries and coffee but when I went to the room they only had watered down coffee, no pastries. Moldings and weather... More 

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Sangeeta k, Owner at Golden Chain Resort Motel, responded to this review

We are sorry that you had an unsatisfactory stay. We thank you for your feedback. This will help us to make improvements for other guests. We hope that you will give us another opportunity to serve you better. We have been dedicated in the past few years to improve the quality of stay and will continue to do so. More 

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Elk Grove, California, United States
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Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Our stay was much better this time around. It seems they are doing some upgrades. WiFi was decent and they just got Direct TV, so the TV was good. It was quiet with no problems at all. John, the manager was super and made sure our stay was right on. The only drawback was it seems they still have monthly... More 

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Sangeeta k, Owner at Golden Chain Resort Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your staying with us again. We appreciate your feedback and we will continue our efforts to provide a great stay in the future. We hope to see you next time. More 

California
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Reviewed 19 December 2015

This motel is run by John Boyd, who is the "manager". He is a rude and an unfriendly individual. Do you know you can't have visitors after 7 pm, if you are staying at this "motel". No visitors in morning either. The manager did nothing but harass me when my spouse arrived after 7 and he enters customers rooms when... More 

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Sangeeta k, Owner at Golden Chain Resort Motel, responded to this review

Our "No Visitor" policy meets our local authority guidelines to ensure a safe and comfortable stay for our guests. We want to ensure a safe environment for our registered guests so that they are not troubled by non registered guests or unwanted visitors. We hope to serve you better in the future. More 

Elk Grove, California, United States
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Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

I always provide an honest account of my stays and I will do the same now. This place used to be a gem of the foothills and a very nice place to stay in the 80s. I grew up in Grass Valley and know the area well. I brought my family here based on my recollection from the past. I... More 

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2 Thank Daril C
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Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

Absolutely the dirtiest place we've stayed at. Being old cannot be an excuse, it can be a charm if the place is cleared and maintained well. Stains everywhere...on carpet, curtains, mattresses...even towels looked brownish before use. Found trash under the bed. Holes on blankets. People smoked right outside of our door, smoke kept coming inside from front door gap. Walls... More 

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Grass Valley, California
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Reviewed 16 October 2015

We paid for a two week stay but left early. The manager would not allow children to play in the grassy park area, spied upon all activities and intruded into every aspect of our stay. Attempted to keep our refund and entered our room multiple times while we were away on business to look through our belongings. Called the police... More 

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Reviewed 29 September 2015

This truly is the Bates Motel. I booked through Expedia. They stated that I had to pay in advance. So trusting Expedia I paid $700.00 for two rooms 3 nights. When we arrived the place was very dirty and looked unsafe as the staff seemed out of it. My family did not want to stay so I called and cancelled... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Golden Chain Resort Motel

Address: 13413 State Highway 49, Grass Valley, CA 95949-9254
Region: United States > California > Grass Valley
Price Range: $128 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Golden Chain Resort Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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“STAY AWAY!!! horrible BAD place to stay.”
 of 5 bubbles janinev467, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Not at this place.”
 of 5 bubbles cynthiat816, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles richtrubey, 29 Nov 2013 | Read review
“read trip adviser first”
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“To choose a good room, go to Best Western Gold Country Inn, closer to Grass Valley, on Brunswick exit. It's way worth the extra dollars.”
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