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    Ponderosa Motor Inn

    1206 Trans-canada Highway, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent16%
    • Very good25%
    • Average32%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Pool
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 127 reviews

    Reviewed 21 November 2016

    People at the desk are very helpful. I always stay here when passing through. I stay enough that I am after value for the price. the rooms are clean and the staff helpful. Not much more to say but i will add that if you...More

    Thank tokyotiger2015
    Reviewed 24 October 2016

    Adequate facilities and location. Within easy reach of restaurants and other stores, some are right next door . Enjoyed returning to stay after being away for four years .Still looks the same and comfortable.

    Thank Jimmy W
    Reviewed 27 September 2016

    The inns were full along the strip so we ended up at the Ponderosa. Cute little motor inn with a cutout of a Mountie as you pull into the parking lot to take pictures with. On check-in, after paying, the counter person informed us that...More

    Thank Haden O
    Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

    Not impressed! Booked a month ahead as I was in Golden for a wedding, walked in to a room back in the 70's. Floor was slanted, a 19 inch tube tv, very uncomfortable bed, no plug ins near beds only behind tv, intermittent hot water,...More

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    Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

    Last minute stay at this clean motor inn. The room was very clean but the beds were very uncomfortable and the plastic mattress covers made terrible loud noises every time I rolled over. The shower head was quite clogged with hard water deposits so it...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$ 69 - US$ 163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 83
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    • Kootenay Rockies >
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    Room Tips
    "Second floor balcony creaked when I walked on it. ???"
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    "the rooms with the thick cinder block walls, are nice and cool."
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    "It's nice to park just outside your room. Easy loading and unloading. Easy access."
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