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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel was in a great location, only 15 minutes from the Yosemite national park entrance. I would rate the hotel 3.5 but the location bumps it up. The rooms are large and comfortable with decent amenities. They could do with updating but overall good. The restaurant is pleasant, all you can eat breakfast and reasonable dinner. I had the...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there last year. I notice that they have doubled their prices, which I don't understand why. They need to update their place. A little dark. Location is the only best thing -- very convenient.

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Saratoga, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Closest place on route 140 before Yosemite West Entrance. Beautiful view of Merced River, but must request river view room. Indoor heated pool & jacuzzi was great for evening fun since April is cold. Very old indoor pool and needs updating. Bring your own towels from room for use after swimming. Beds and cabinets/kitchenette in the room are old and...

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Thank Miss_Boogs
Northern California
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the park or close to the park there isn't a huge amount of choices for lodging. This property has everything you could need or need to make do with during your stay at the park. The beauty is definitely outside of the walls. So... if you don't want to sleep on the ground, go for a walk to use...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tired, housekeeping a little 'hit and miss' but where it lacks attention to detail it more than makes up for in location. Yosemite is exceptionally beautiful - we booked a private tour of the park with a geologist (through reception) and it was one of the highlights of our West Coast road trip - worth every penny.

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Devizes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is in the most stunning location between the mountains and a raging river runs alongside it. Our tour company booked us into a quad room with a fold away bed for our son. We had to upgrade to a suite which cost us over 300 dollars extra because the room was really small. It was also dark and...

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Thank 91DeniseV
arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a property that runs up pros and runs up cons much too easily, as many of these reviews attest. Pros: Proximity to the park, lovely location along Merced River, large rooms with kitchenettes, multiple pools and spas (though not all appear to have been open last week), onsite restaurant and bar and grocery store (quality issues aside, at...

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Baltimore, MD
Reviewed 1 week ago

The overwhelming feeling I got from this hotel and its employees is they know you have no other choice but to stay there, so you will take what you can get. We stayed at this hotel for one night due to road closures in the park and I am glad it was only for one night. The hotel was understaffed,...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was calling to change my reservation this coming July. My plans had changed and I needled to add a day. The first time I called I explained my situation and the lady(Marisela) put me on hold without taking my name or the date I wished to add. I was on hold for 11 minutes. So I hang up and...

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Gurnee, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location just a few minutes from Valley entrance. Make sure you get a room away from the road - our room faced the road and felt like cars were driving through it. Room itself was decent with a little kitchenette but the towels were like sandpaper.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Parkside Pizza
Parkside Pizza
Cuisines: Italian, Fast food, Pizza
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Yosemite View Lodge

Address: 11136 Highway 140, PO Box D, El Portal, CA 95318
Region: United States > California > El Portal
Price Range: $274 - $468 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Yosemite View Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 335
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Also Known As:
Yosemite View Hotel El Portal
Yosemite View Motel
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“Ask for a room overlooking the river.”
Jim_in_Virginia, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Away from the road”
Sonya625, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“River view would be amazing”
KarenA132, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a river view room”
876cindil, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“River views are great.”
suekerr91, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
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