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Yosemite Westgate Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2014

We stayed here on a road trip through south-west USA and were really pleased with the hotel (motel). The accomodation is quite a way out of Groveland (half way between Groveland and the park entrance) but there is a restaurant next door if you don't want to drive back to town. The room was perfectly ok and the pool/jacuzzi were...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 9 September 2014 via mobile

A nice place for a night. It is rather close to the national park entrance and apparently to one that is not too busy so there is little traffic into the park. It takes about an hour to get to Yosemite village. Rooms are spacious and nice, also rather quiet. There is no breakfast and also no WiFi. The next...

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Taunton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Our family of 5 slept comfortably here. The rooms are spacious and clean. There is a restaurant next door that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and other nearby places to eat that are very good. The outdoor pool was great for the kids and they have a small playground. This hotel is about 15 miles from the park entrance, but...

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Innsight_Hospitality, Owner at Yosemite Westgate Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest: High Five! Thanks for the perfect score review. We love these. Thanks for recognizing our efforts and hard work to make Yosemite Westgate Lodge the best place to stay when visiting Yosemite. Honest reviews like yours really help us spread the word. Come and see our bears. We've got a mother bear and her cubs hanging out on...

Sunnyvale, California, United States
Reviewed 5 September 2014

The hotel facility is not bad, bed is comfortable, shower is warm. But the worst thing that can happen is an angry hotel manager. My friend arrive late at the airport and I have to drive all the way from san francisco to the Yosemite westgate lodge. The road is not a easy drive at night and we are all...

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Reviewed 3 September 2014

I stayed over at the Yosemite Westgate Lodge during Labor Day weekend from Saturday - Monday. Right at checking in I was charged $45 more than what my original amount should be. They made 100 excuses even though I had a print out of what the total amount was with all the taxes included. We got to hotel on Saturday...

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Reviewed 18 August 2014 via mobile

I booked this hotel late in the evening for same night after a long drive from Vegas through the Yosemite Park. The manager was very courteous and accommodating with my late check in. They even helped me find hotel for my next day stay at SF ! Pros : It's very close to the westgate & have a very quiet...

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Innsight_Hospitality, Owner at Yosemite Westgate Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest: High five and a fist bump! Thanks for staying with us at The Westgate Lodge and leaving such a favorable review. We're glad you had such a good time. We really pride ourselves by our property and ensuring our guests have a great time so this is very touching. We'd love to host you again. Next time, book...

Palatine, Illinois
Reviewed 17 August 2014

We stayed at the Yosemite Westgate Lodge for 5 nights in late July. We stayed in one of their Queen Deluxe rooms, which gave us extra space and a sofa bed. Overall, we found it to be a great place to stay. The front desk staff was extremely friendly and helpful. The hotel room was very clean. The beds were...

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Innsight_Hospitality, Owner at Yosemite Westgate Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest: High five for the perfect score review! Thanks for your gracious words, and balanced review which highlights your stay at Yosemite Westgate Lodge. Such reviews not only flatter us but really help our future guests make an informed decision. Do visit us again. As with booking a Deluxe Room, you can only do that directly on our website...

Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan
Reviewed 16 August 2014

When I visited here, This hotel's people makes me happy. I'm really appreciate that. Also, Yosemite Westgate Lodge has clean room, nice pool and good restaurant at next. Of course Yosemite Westgate Lodge is close to Yosemite.

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Innsight_Hospitality, Owner at Yosemite Westgate Lodge, responded to this review

Kumasshu: Thanks for your kind words. It's our honor to host our guests who come from around the world, near and far, to see one of our country's crown jewels. It is touching to hear from you. :) Thanks for the oragami gift from your son--that was real neat! Regards, Raj Owner

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Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

My family of 5 stayed here on a last minute off-shoot of our vacation. We called just a day before we wanted to check in and although the hotel was nearly full, they were able to move things around and get a room for us for 2 nights. Everyone on staff was super friendly and accommodating. The manager even let...

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Innsight_Hospitality, Owner at Yosemite Westgate Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Wow! We're really flattered to receive your perfect score review. :) We really love those. We really try hard to make sure guests like yourselves are happy with their Yosemite Experience so your review really is touching because it affirms that we are doing something right. We'd love to host you again. Spread the word. Book direct at...

New Jersey
Reviewed 15 August 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the Yosemite Westgate Lodge for one night. Since we are a family of four, we chose a deluxe room. It had two queen beds and a pull out sofa bed. The room was very spacious and well maintained. The location is very convenient. It is the closest hotel to the Yosemite Park. It was about 15 -...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Yosemite Westgate Lodge is the most modern lodging facility on Highway 120, located just a mere 12 miles from the Big Oak Flat "Westgate" Entrance to Yosemite N.P., And a short 35 mile jaunt down to the Valley Floor and the many popular features of Yosemite including the thunderous waterfalls, Half Dome, El Capitan, Cathedral Rocks, and many campgrounds in and around Yosemite. We offer the ideal place to stay if you are traveling from the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California. Our hotel boasts 48 luxuriously appointed and newly remodeled and extremely spacious rooms. Most of our rooms have two queen size beds, making them ideal for families or groups. The Yosemite Westgate Lodge is a 100% Non-Smoking facility and unfortunately, Pets are NOT allowed. The Lodge has a heated swimming pool, spa, playground, laundry facilities, and an adjacent restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yosemite Westgate Lodge

Address: 7633 Hwy 120, at Buck Meadows, Groveland, CA 95321 (Formerly Yosemite Westgate Motel)
Region: United States > California > Groveland
Price Range: $229 - $420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Yosemite Westgate Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
Americas Best Value Inn Yosemite Westgate Hotel Groveland
Americas Best Value Inn Groveland
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“All rooms seemed similar and have parking”
khrissurfers, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“It's a standard arrangement as far as choosing a room.”
ringmerlin, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“two levels, but we didn't seem to hear the guests upstairs.”
llevans, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The information given for this hotel is very clear. Cell service is almost non existent, and there is no wi-fi.”
tfp1, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“First floor gets a lot of noise from above.”
Onthebeachgene, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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