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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Clean, simple motel. Nothing fancy but had everything I needed. Good parking, fridge, clean room and reasonable prices. When we were checking in, it was obviously our rate with a reservation was much better than the drop-in guest. I think we were about $20-$30 cheaper per room. Easy walk to convenience store, fast food and bar.

Thank JD419
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Okay nothing great needs an update tired and dated . Service ok location good had pretty views of the mountains priced fair . Overall just average the washrooms could definitely use an overhaul 120$ per night .

Thank Maria K
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Really nice place to stay. Very cleaned rooms and beds are pretty comfortable. You can get Fresh Breakfast in the morning. Washrooms are also very neat and cleaned. We have got More than enough stuff we need for our stay. Really happy with the front desk staff.

Thank G.s. G
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

My biggest complaint about the Ponderosa Motor Inn is that they are not there to make the guests feel welcome. Would never bring up the 15 lb microwave so we could make popcorn, two nights we asked for it and were basically ignored. Were told they do not have outgoing mail for "guests". Room was semi clean-shower curtain needed washed,...

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

My experience is based on staying in room 416 (w/ kitchenette) for 9 nights while working in Golden. The staff were very friendly and the bed was really comfortable. The cleanliness met my standards and the fridge/range unit worked great. Wifi was always reliable for me and allowed for streaming/uploads of video without issues. Certainly wouldn't be to everyone's liking...

Thank Charlene W
Regina, Canada
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We found the man at the front desk very helpful and provided us with the senior pricing. The rooms were very clean and bed comfortable. Rooms were relatively quiet and we had a good sleep. We were gone before the 7 am continental breakfast so unable to comment on it. Overall comfortable and would stay again.

Thank Fishfry_41
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We traveled on a long weekend, as busy as it was, the staff was smiling, cheerful and eager to please. There was a hot tub to relax in free breakfast in the morning. Very easy to get to from the highway. The room was simply furnished, clean and cozy. We will stay again.

Thank glewcrew
wainwright, alberta
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

From the moment I walked into the hotel the staff were friendly and had my reservation in hand. Took my credit card info gave me the key told me about breakfast . Rooms were comfortable and lots of places in the area to eat and shop..

Thank pandabear9196
Key Largo, Florida
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our time at the Ponderosa. Right from the moment we drove up and saw the pretty flower baskets and well maintained grounds we knew we had chosen well. The room was clean and quiet and the staff very helpful . The beds were comfortable and the view was great from our 2nd floor window. Thank you for...

1Thank JohnandWinn
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on on whim as it was getting late and glad we did. The price was was right, front desk staff were friendly and helped us find a great place to eat and the room was clean. Will stay again. Very happy.

1Thank Terry J

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • 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: RM267 - RM551 (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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