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NJ
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Run as fast as you can, AWAY from here! The worst dump hole I have ever stayed in, even for the one night it was awful. Dead bugs smashed on the window, on the shower wall, and speak of the tiny climb in shower, the paint was all peeled off of it. No A/C, no fan, and when we asked...

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Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 3 July 2016

A person once advised me - "If you don't set your expectations too high, you won't be disappointed ". Probably not a truer word spoken when staying at White Chief. Basic, clean enough that your not wearing HAZMAT gear, and expensive - oh and very close to Yosemite. It is what it is! You pay for being close to the...

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1Thank dave22362
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 16 June 2016

It was clean the first day when we arrived and nothing the next, for the price you would think that the room would be serviced. Good thing we did not use the coffee pot. It was close to Yosemite, but we will not stay there again.

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Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

I brought visitors from Australia to White Chief Mountain Lodge recently and was very disappointed. I had called and was assured there were facilities to cook dinner as the restaurant was not opened and we did not want to drive to dinner after a day out at Yosemite. We booked a room with beds for three: queen and twin and...

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1Thank Sue K
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Somewhat remote, and very dated, but it was clean. Great views from cabin. Brown bag breakfast (nice) provided. A little over priced, but it is a nice place if you love being surrounded by 300 ft trees. Could also use better locks on the doors.

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1Thank Got2GetAway
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Return to room day 1: nothing done: trash full; leftover coffee in pot; coffee pods not renewed. Notified office. Day 2: same as day 1 and bathroom towels still on floor. "Please Service" tag still hanging on door. Office clerk got towels, coffee refills, emptied trash. Left one loaded trash bag in room. Day 3: same ol', same ol'. Desk...

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1Thank Robert A
Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 27 May 2016

nice and very simple place, a little abandoned but great for young people (in the mind or soul :-) . it was challenging to find how to turn on the heating (use the thermometer next to the entrance door, the switch is on the bottom of the white box). room is clean, cozy because of the wooden ceiling and walls....

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London
Reviewed 25 May 2016

We stayed here for 4 nights in late May. The location is fantastic for the park, 4 miles from Mariposa Grove . We stayed in a simple cabin overlooking the forrest which was great. There is a deck with a couple of chairs which is a top place to sip a beer after a days hiking although a bit chilly...

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1Thank sunshineladyLondon
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 April 2016

We stayed only one night but we would definitely come back. It is in the middle of nice forest, close to small river. Lady at reception is very friendly. rooms were very clean and super comfortable. Only minus was that as we went out of season, restaurant was still closed so all food and snack you need to bring with...

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2Thank Petra P
San Jose, California, United States
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Many reviews people write are either good or bad. This review is a little different. This review is about potential. This hotel is in an amazing setting only about 6 miles from the Yosemite National Park entrance on Highway 41. This entrance is where the Mariposa Grove is, as well as being a short distance to Wawona. In my opinion...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the White Chief Mountain Lodge. We are now under new Ownership and Management. We are 1.5 Miles away from the front entrance to Yosemite National Park. We believe in keeping it basic so you can reconnect with each other and relax! We are a perfect stop for travelers who are on a budget. You can find us on your way to Yosemite on the right. We also offer free Wi-Fi, DirecTV, fridge, microwave, and coffee in every room. We look forward to seeing you soon! -White Chief Mountain Lodge Staff ... more   less 

Additional Information about White Chief Mountain Lodge

Address: 7776 White Chief Mountain Road, Fish Camp, CA 93623
Region: United States > California > Fish Camp
Price Range: $127 - $231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — White Chief Mountain Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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