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Cardiff-by-the-Sea, California
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28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016

What a great overnight we had at BW Golden Key. Traveling with a large dog is sometimes a challenge, but this place was just perfect. Reasonable pet fee, nice size room, very clean, comfy and beautiful grounds. Well located right off the 80 and quiet.

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

It is so great to hear that you and your pooch had a comfortable stay with us. I hope you were able to enjoy the grassy area on site. Also, there is a dog park within close proximity to us. We look forward to see you and your dog soon! More 

Cottonwood
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The staff was very attentive and very welcoming. Our room was ready early for us which was extremely helpful as we needed to get ready to leave for a wedding. The room was clean, the bed was comfortable, there was a nice assortment of breakfast items.

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

I am glad to hear you had a wonderful stay with us. We try to meet all requests and I am happy to hear we were able to do this for you. I hope the wedding was beautiful. More 

chico, United States
1 review
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Our stay was due to our daughter's school field trip. Staff were pleasant and professional. The pool was fantastic. Our room was large with two queens. The beds were very comfortable. The room was very clean. I would return again.

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

We were happy to house your school group. I was pleased to see that all of the children were polite and well behaved. I hope that you and your daughter enjoyed the pentathlon. We hope to see you soon! More 

Auburn, CA, United States
1 review
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Absolutely a great place to stay if you are in Auburn. Great room, great people to work with at the front desk. Complimentary breakfast. Wish I had time to use the pool, but I didn't. Love this hotel....

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

Thanks Sherry! I am glad that you like our facility and crew. I hope you will have time to enjoy the pool during your next stay with us. More 

Brea
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel. Very accommodating. Just a few minutes from old Auburn. I need handicap accessibility. The room is well designed and parking is excellent. Reasonable complimentary breakfast. Easy on and off the I80 freeway. Refrigerator and microwave in the room.

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

Thanks for the great review! I am pleased to hear that we were able to accommodate your requests. Old Town is cute. I hope you got the chance to explore all of the local shops. More 

Broomfield, CO, United States
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 16 May 2016

This is an excellent accommodation; attractive inside and out, super breakfast, fast Internet, and super service by a very capable staff! I stayed 7 days while visiting family nearby, and had an extremely pleasant experience.

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

I am elated to hear that you had a wonderful week with us. I hope you had a memorable visit with your family. I will let our team know that you were pleased. More 

Reno, United States
1 review
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Totally enjoyable. Had a very good time, Had my dog with us and she was good and enjoyed the room also. Will stay here again soon. Thanks. Also there are a number of good resturants near for dinner. Very good breakfast at the Best Western Motel. Thanks again for a good stay.

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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 and your pooch had a great stay with us. We hope to see you soon! More 

San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 May 2016

This is a great hotel right off the freeway...Clean rooms, friendly staff, free breakfast and pet friendly...I have stayed here multiple times and am never disappointed...my last stay was May 2016... had a great room and internet service...breakfast had a nice selection of food with some healthy options....

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

Dear skfunit: Thank you for NEVER being disappointed! This is the best news ever. We do look forward to seeing you during your next visit. Again, we thank you. More 

NSW
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Having done the same trip a couple of years ago and our last motel left us feeling we needed to be disinfected, this was a welcome relief. First I noticed the gardens around the motel were well tended, and pretty and as another reviewer said beautiful roses. We had booked a very reasonable price over the web and found the... More 

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

What a great review! We are lucky to have Kate, our Gardener, on our team. She has really mastered her craft and keeps something beautiful blooming all year. Our team works hard to keep our guests happy and it is nice to hear that we are doing a great job. I will be sure to pass along the kudos. More 

San Diego, United States
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 May 2016

When packing to leave, my husband closed a dresser draw before I had finished emptying it and I did not realize it until I was waiting for my flight at the airport. A call to the reception desk resulted in the staff going to the room and retrieving the items several items, boxing them up and sending them to me... More 

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

It’s always a bummer when you leave something behind but we were happy to send them back to you. I am so glad to hear that the package got to your location quickly. It was a pleasure having you as our guest and we hope to see you on your next trip. More 

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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 Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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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
Region: United States > California > Auburn
Price Range: $118 - $173 (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”
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