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 with make-your-own waffles, hard boiled eggs, fruit cups, yogurt, pastries, toast, 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.
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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.
This hotel served us well for a funeral in Auburn. Wonderful waffles in morning, clean room and pleasant service all around.
Handy first floor and parking for slight handicap. Walking distance to...
By Rhonda O
Calgary, Canada on 15-Aug-2018
Rooms were clean and comfy. Pool was very nice as was the patio beside it. Very hot during our visit but our room stayed nice and cool. Breakfast was really very good. We had prepaid for the day...
Oakridge, Oregon on 17-Jul-2018
We stayed here one night on our way to high sierras. The staff was friendly and accommodating. The breakfast was basic but they did have chobani yogurt and sausage. The room was spotless, the...
Atlanta on 09-Jul-2018
Best Western Golden Key Auburn California, sounds a great place to stay,we thought so and so it was, although a bit expensive for the average room.A really lovely receptionist welcomed us in ,booking...
Devon, United Kingdom on 08-Jul-2018
Extraordinarily poor service. Front desk staff initially seems friendly, but if you ask for anything they change their tune. Three people in our party experienced rude behavior from the front desk...
Complimentary continental breakfast, Hard boiled eggs, Make your own waffles, Choice of breads, Pastries, Cereal, Yogurt, Fruit, Coffee, Tea and hot chocolate, Variety of fruit juice and milk.
Outdoor pool, Heated May-Oct
Truck/RV parking, oversized parking
Parking for the physically challenged
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
24-hour front desk
Express check in, Best Western Reward members
Photocopy, nominal fee
Guest laundry, nominal fee of $1.50 to wash and $1.00 to dry. open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Free high-speed wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired for Internet access
Putting green w/clubs provided
Free Auburn Journal in lobby
Safe available, at front desk
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
The Best Western Golden Key offers 68 comfortable rooms, reflecting the personality of the surrounding countryside. 95% of our rooms are non-smoking. Please make prior arrangements with hotel for a rollaway or crib.
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