Experience the Best of Auburn, California and bring the whole family for a getaway filled with river rafting, snow skiing and the great outdoors.
There are more sporting endurance events in this region than anywhere else in the world making Auburn the Endurance Capital of the World.
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The friendly staff, super-fast free Wi-Fi in every room and the free nationwide calling ensures that guests have everything they need.
This Auburn hotel isn't just about great customer service and keeping guests connected, you can also enjoy the beautiful flower gardens and putting green or relax in our heated pool and spa. Pool is heated from May - October. Bring "Sparky" because we have some rooms that are pet-friendly with a fee.
Endurance events and outdoor recreation are often why guests come to this Auburn hotel but the local car shows, motorcycle races and lure of the Gold Country are also tempting. The nearby gold discovery site has some people striking it rich - or at least, having a great family vacation.
Our Auburn hotel is also a home away from home for business travelers and the free expanded continental breakfast waffles, hard boiled eggs, scrambled eggs, biscuits and gravy, sausage, bacon, yogurt, pastries, breads, bagels, muffins, hot and cold cereals, fresh fruit and 100% Arabica coffee helps give every guest a boost in the morning for that meeting, upcoming race or to continue on their own great adventure.
Whether you're staying at our Auburn hotel to compete in the Western States Endurance Run, Tevis Cup Equestrian Ride, Wine Trail Tasting or simply traveling on business or pleasure, you will enjoy the amenities at a competitive price.
Reserve your upcoming getaway at the Best Western Golden Key and get ready to be surrounded by the comfort of our pillow top beds, flat screen TV's, BBQ's, large treed lawn and energy efficient climate controlled rooms. Enjoy your stay.
News from the Front Desk
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $20 fee per day with a $100 per week maximum.
Outdoor pool Heated, available May 1 - November 1 of each year
Truck/RV parking, oversized parking
Complimentary full breakfast
Parking for the physically challenged
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Hot tub, not available
24-hour front desk
Photocopy, nominal fee
Ice/vending machines, 24-hours. Snacks sold at the front desk
Guest laundry, $1.50 to wash and $1.00 to dry. Soap and fabric sheets available for sale at the front desk cost $1.00 per box. open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Safe deposit box, at front desk
Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless internet access; All guest rooms are hardwired for internet access
Business center, complimentary. Open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Mail services, mail drop off box
Putting green w/clubs provided
Public Space ADA Accessible Features:
Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
An accessible lobby entrance door
Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
Accessible table in eating area
The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
Public restrooms accessible
Swimming pool with lift
Guest Room Communication Assist Features:
Visual notification devices for door knocks
Visual notification devices for telephones
Telephones have volume control
Visual fire alarms
Visual smoke alarms
Cable satellite television
Free local calls under 30 minutes
High-speed Internet access, wireless and hardwired
AM/FM alarm clock
Iron, ironing board
Air-conditioning Air and Heat in all rooms. We have Verdant controls in each room.
Free high-speed wireless Internet access available in all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired for Internet access
Easy chair available, with ottoman
Adjoining rooms available We have 5 rooms with 1 king bed in each room that connect.
We have one set of 2 double queens that connect.
Free long distance access
Additional in-room toiletries
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 3
Physically challenged rooms/facilities available We have a queen size bed room with the roll in shower.
We have 2 , 2 queen size bedded rooms with a transfer stool available.
Bathtub seat available
Rails in bathroom available
Safety bar in shower available
Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:
Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
Accessible clear floor space
4 mile(s) from Historic Old Town Auburn
4 mile(s) from Auburn Courthouse
4 mile(s) from Downtown Auburn, Novelty shops, clothing and jewelry stores. Many fine Dining and Bars.
4.00 mile(s) from several museums
22 mile(s) from Empire Mine, the last working gold mine in California
35 mile(s) from Sacramento, the state capital
35 mile(s) from Auburn Fairgrounds, Auburn Fair First week in September. Lots of Music and good eats. Rides for the kids.
35 mile(s) from Raley Field, home of the River Cats baseball team
35 mile(s) from Cal-Expo State Fairgounds
35 mile(s) from Historic Old Sacramento, Sacramento River plenty of fine Dining and Great Shops. Historic Train depot.
.5 mile(s) from Black Bear Diner, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. Beer and Wine 530-888-8478
.1 mile(s) from Flames, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, pizza, burger's, steaks, pasta and grill. Located in Raley's Shopping Center. 530-745-4242.
.2 mile(s) from Sizzler Restaurant, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, salad bar and grill. A 10% discount for hotel guests. 530-823-6773.
.2 mile(s) from Joe Caribe Caribbean Bist, Bar/Lounge, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner, Caribbean, Latin American menu. Beer and famous for fish tacos. Located at 13470 Lincoln Way 530-823-5333.
3 mile(s) from Sting's Italian Cafe, Bar/Lounge, Italian, Open for: lunch, dinner, located on Bell Road. Featuring all you can eat pasta $8.99 on Wednesday nights. Call 530-886-8703.
3 mile(s) from Auburn Alehouse, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, old town brewery and restaurant. 530-885-2537.
20.00 mile(s) from Sierra College
20 mile(s) from Nevada City
20 mile(s) from Grass Valley
35 mile(s) from Sacramento
70 mile(s) from Lake Tahoe
100 mile(s) from Reno
100 mile(s) from San Francisco
2 mile(s) from Gator Creek, Local golf course located
adjacent to Dingus Magee's
3 mile(s) from American River Recreation, with open lakes , calm stretches of flaterwater, white water, swimming, fishing, hiking, mountain biking. ORV riding
10 mile(s) from American River, Folsom Lake
18 mile(s) from Marshall Gold Discovery S, Located off of Hwy 49 in Coloma, CA
15 mile(s) from Twin Bridges (LPGA) golf
15 mile(s) from Turkey Creek Golf Course
17 mile(s) from All- Out Doors, All- Out Doors Whitewater Rafting
Meeting place located at Middle Fork America in Foresthill
19 mile(s) from Lotus Whitewater, for rafting on the South Fork American and meeting place for the North Fork American with All-Outdoors Whitewater Rafting.
1 mile(s) from Auburn Mini Bus
4 mile(s) from Auburn Limousine
4 mile(s) from Auburn Car Rental
5 mile(s) from Enterprise Car Rental
7 mile(s) from Auburn Municipal Airport
40 mile(s) from Sacramento International Airport
6 mile(s) from Amtrak Station in Auburn, CA You can call a Cab, Uber or Lift.