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Ponderosa Motor Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Neenah, Wisconsin
Reviewed 26 July 2015

we are traveling from Wisconsin to Seattle via Canada. got into Golden, Alberta and all gas stations were very busy. pulled into one the had diesel on one side and super on other, two hoses. filled both bikes up only to find out later that it was diesel in both hoses. called ponderosa motor inn listed in our online travel...

Thank Vicky T
Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

I was en route to Calgary and spent the night here. I was happy with the cleanliness of the room and the helpfulness of the staff. Nothing fancy but a clean quiet room. Easy access for travelers. Walking distance to night life. Would recommend for a quick night's stay.

2Thank WesternTravelr
Peace River, Canada
Reviewed 19 July 2015

I consider it extortion when hotels charge a ridiculous amount of money (total room cost including taxes $184) for a room that is outdated, old, musty, discolored flooring, heavily stained rug, hairs found on bathroom floor -- causing one to wonder how often the bedspreads get washed. Wifi - unsecured. Unfortunately we had traveled all day and were tired and...

Thank QueenPegs
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Stayed here for one inight in July. Room itself basic but clean. Generally motel needs updating-hallway, stairs etc. Breakfast in am adequate if a little chaotic. Supposed to eat in room but no trays to bring breakfast back to room. People walking around with hot coffee! Some people had to make a few trips with cereal, toast etc. Ice machine...

1Thank Brid D
Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Very basic. The room looked like it had not been cleaned very well at all (cookie or bread crumbs on the dresser, floor did not appear to have been vacuumed and who knows when the quilts on the bed had been changed and/or washed.

Thank jec11
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 28 December 2014

Our family use to stay here every year we came to Golden to ski. It was affordable, clean, friendly, helpful staff and gave you the basic services. This year it is expensive for what you get and not friendly or helpful staff. There was some misunderstanding at check in when I had previously called and clearly booked 2 nights. I...

1Thank Cheri M
holly l, Manager at Ponderosa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Good Day Cheri, Sorry to hear that your stay was not up to par and that there was confusing days on how long you were booked for .We try and keep our customers happy and try and accomdate the loyal ones. As staff not be friendly or helpful I am sorry for that and are working on that. I hope...

Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
Reviewed 18 December 2014

This is an older motel, however the rooms have been renovated and are very comfortable. The room rates are affordable. the rooms are spacious, and very well kept. The service was very good. The rooms are basic, however have everything one requires to enjoy a good nights sleep. Well worth looking into if you are planning a trip to or...

1Thank Terry L
holly l, Manager at Ponderosa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank You Terry, Yes , we are a older motel and have been slowly renovating the rooms . I am happy to see that everything you need was provided for you and that the service was good . We take pride in the work we do and in taking care of our guests . Again I thank you Terry and...

Prince Rupert, Canada
Reviewed 23 October 2014

This is very quaint looking motel that is obviously cared for, however the beds are absolutely wretched. I understand that if you are only charging 70-80$ a night you can't afford to put new beds in all the units at once but change some and charge a bit more get some better reviews and you'll get busier, the rooms are...

Thank Boboandme
holly l, Manager at Ponderosa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Good Day Boboandme Glad to hear that your stay with us was ok sorry to hear about the beds we are slowly trying to improve things slowly and yes working on getting new beds is in the works. We are slowly updated each section and getting them comfortable. . We try and put our love and attention into the rooms...

Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

The rooms are very old , not very comfy and you don't get much for the price. Old plumbing, old carpet, not dirty but not a clean feeling. Too expensive ! No breakfast or almost nothing. FYI : pet fees is $15 per pet and night. We stayed only one night and it was enough. I would recommend to try...

Thank Marie M
holly l, Manager at Ponderosa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Good Day Marie , Sorry your stay was not want you expected but your room was booked through booking .com and we do not get to set the rate or deals you get . If you would have booked through the hotel or our website the room price would have been different and again I apolized for the price. As...

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 28 August 2014

We arrived after going through a long drive from Rocky Mountain House. We were greeted by a very friendly worker who checked us in, and was quite polite. The room was comfortable, and was well presented. The breakfast as mentioned in the accommodation guide for British Columbia said that there was a light continental breakfast. When we were checked in,...

Thank matwaites
holly l, Manager at Ponderosa Motor Inn, responded to this review

Good Day Matwaites Glad to hear your stay was good , and I apoloze for the morning staff there is a lot going on and with keeping up with the breakfast rush I will address this matter with the team . With regards to the hand rail they will be dealt with asap. We are happy to hear about your...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Ponderosa Motor Inn

Address: 1206 Trans-canada Highway, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Golden
Price Range: ₹ 3,962 - ₹ 8,926 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ponderosa Motor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 83
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“It's nice to park just outside your room. Easy loading and unloading. Easy access.”
brianmU8957GU, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“if you have any problems with your room ask the front desk to see another one, some rooms are upgraded a little more than others”
tokyotiger2015, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our rooms were on the North side of the back section which was quiet with not much traffic noise.”
JD419, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“also has a nice resturant in the same parking lot”
glewcrew, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a good room is you want one. Haha.”
calgaryal, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
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