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.
Good in all ways, except right across frontage road from major freeway, so constant freeway noise even in bedrooms. Pretend it's the ocean. It happened that the local Packard car club met there, so...
By Thomas B
San Francisco, California, United States on 21-May-2018
I have already been telling people how wonderful everything was at this Best Western I stayed for 7 nights on vacation from out of state. All of the staff did a great job, the service was great. The...
This property is in 50’s or 60’s style, with no elevators and exterior entries. They apparently had renovated fairly recently. Breakfast was very basic, with no hot items (except toast). There is a...
By Cheryl D
Great overall experience. It's clean and we love the comforters on the beds and the pillows are extremely comfortable. the staff are all excellent and seem to love their jobs. This hotel meets all...
By Robert J
Wildomar, United States on 07-May-2018
Great location right off of Interstate 80. Easy access to Historic Highway 49 winding through Gold Country and old pioneer towns. Close to Starbucks, restaurants and grocery shopping. All the staff...
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