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    Yosemite Cedar Lodge

    9966 Highway 140, El Portal, CA 95318
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    Reviewed 6 October 2012 via mobile

    Hotel in great location close to Yosemite. Room was clean and good size (huge bed and bath), and hotel staff were friendly and helpful. We were dissapointed with staff in the diner restaurant though. When asked what gluten free options they had or what meals...More

    Thank GRW1986
    Reviewed 4 October 2012

    There just aren't a lot of hotels near Yosemite and they are all pricey for what you get in terms of the room. The location is great, the friendly staff is very helpful and the restaurant is decent. I agree with previous reviewers that while...More

    Thank WileyPost
    Reviewed 3 October 2012

    It you want to stay near Yosemite, there aren't a lot of choices. Cedar Lodge is one but frankly, I'd rather spring for more money and stay somewhere nicer or save your dough and rent a tent inside the park. Cedar Lodge is over $150/night...More

    Thank leftie9
    Reviewed 3 October 2012

    The only reason we stayed here was because we were tired of driving and this place was convenient to Yosemite. at $120 a night you would think they would be able to update the rooms a little better. this had a Motel 6 feel to...More

    Thank Jennifer Z
    Reviewed 2 October 2012

    The town - El Portal - there's nothing there, and it's outside of the valley (about 30 minutes drive until the Arch entrance), thus the inn is NOT that close to the valley. Also, the inn suddenly emerges once we've entered El Portal, so we...More

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    • Heated pool
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    • US$94 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 211
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    sutts2015
    12 September 2017|
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    Response from gdsbcmp8 | Reviewed this property |
    We bought our tickets directly from the bus driver but you needed exact change. I think you can get them also at the hotel.
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    fortune_iris
    27 July 2017|
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    Response from Josephine D | Reviewed this property |
    No but there is one near by 2 minutes drive
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    Piotr W
    7 June 2017|
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    Response from Richard H | Reviewed this property |
    Hi - It took us about 20-25 mins. That was during off peak time. No idea what would await you during summer. I certainly wouldn't expect it to be that quick. Maybe front desk can help.
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    "try to get a first floor room as no elevater to carry things to far back upstair location"
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    "Ask for rooms downstairs if you do not want to climb stairs!"
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    "My tip is try somewhere else in the Yosemite area"
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