We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Big Trees Lodge

    8308 Wawona Road, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
    Hotel website
    Save
    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (911)
    Room & Suite (210)
    Dining (50)
    Yosemite View Lodge
    3,655 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in El Portal
     
    Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite
    4,791 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Fish Camp
     
    Cedar Lodge
    1,957 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in El Portal
     
    Yosemite's Scenic Wonders Vacation Rentals
    393 reviews
    #4 of 24 Speciality lodging in Yosemite National Park
     
    Overview

    • Excellent34%
    • Very good37%
    • Average15%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “wawona hotel” (304 reviews)
    “mariposa grove” (193 reviews)
    “tom bopp” (71 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Free Internet
    2 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Big Trees Lodge
    Special Offer: Big Trees Lodge
    Yosemite View Lodge
    3,655 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in El Portal
     
    Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite
    4,791 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Fish Camp
     
    Cedar Lodge
    1,957 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in El Portal
     
    Yosemite's Scenic Wonders Vacation Rentals
    393 reviews
    #4 of 24 Speciality lodging in Yosemite National Park
     
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
    Rooms
    7 May8 May
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view 0 other deal from
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Yosemite National Park hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "0c4b52d597de49adb24cd913f142e553", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":248059,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":7,"month":5,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":8,"month":5,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"0c4b52d597de49adb24cd913f142e553","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Big Trees Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjBjNGI1MmQ1OTdkZTQ5YWRiMjRjZDkxM2YxNDJlNTUzIiwiQUlLIjoiMjcyYTA0NWRiY2RhNDczN2FiYTVjNzY5MWEwZDI2MmYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "07/05/2017", "checkOut": "08/05/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (2,016)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 2,016 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We stayed three nights in the main lodge in an upstairs room with a view to the South across the entrance to the property. This is an historic hotel, and maintains the charm of bygone days. I enjoyed looking at old pictures of the hotel...More

    Thank Salty_Surf_Dog
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    the location is 10 min driving from the park gate inside the park. we considered staying in Tenaya lodge which looked like a more upscale property but it is 5 min from the gate and if there is a line at the entrance it could...More

    Thank dmitry2009
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Big Trees Lodge got a new name along with new management when the National Park changed its concessionaire. The old one managed to hang on to the names which had been used long before they came on board, but they prevailed with a court suit....More

    Thank RuNanS
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
    Google Translation

    Aunque esta a una distancia de unos 45minutos del parque, el Camino es tan bonito, que merece la pena. El...More

    Thank Mayte71
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Wow, this place is great! Very old fashioned with no mod-cons, but it fits with the Victorian style and just what we wanted to escape the rat race. We had a room on the first floor at the front veranda overlooking the front lawn and...More

    1  Thank Jessetimebomb
    Yosemite View Lodge
    3,655 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in El Portal
     
    Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite
    4,791 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Fish Camp
     
    Cedar Lodge
    1,957 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in El Portal
     
    Yosemite's Scenic Wonders Vacation Rentals
    393 reviews
    #4 of 24 Speciality lodging in Yosemite National Park
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Golf Course
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$281 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    Photos
    Traveller (911)
    Room & Suite (210)
    Dining (50)
    Pool & Beach (18)
    Nearby
    Nearby Hotels
    Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite
    4,791 reviews
    7.31 km away
     
    White Chief Mountain Lodge
    184 reviews
    6.78 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Jackalope's Bar & Grill at Tenaya Lodge
    655 reviews
    7.32 km away
    Big Trees Lodge Dining Room
    631 reviews
    .04 km away
    Sierra Restaurant Tenaya Lodge
    531 reviews
    7.31 km away
    Embers
    147 reviews
    7.28 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Pioneer Yosemite History Center
    86 reviews
    .25 km away
    Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark
    68 reviews
    .16 km away
    Yosemite Valley Loop Trail
    64 reviews
    1.43 km away
    Yosemite Cemetery
    17 reviews
    1.43 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    AnniversaryCouple138
    If we stay in the summer, is there air conditioning in the rooms?
    13 March 2017|
    Answer Show all 5 answers
    Response from Amanda L | Property representative |
    Hello, Rooms at the Big Trees Lodge, do not have air conditioning. Fans are provided in each guest room. Amanda L. General Manager
    1
    Vote
    Erika G
    Thank you very much I wanted to book there but it seems you guys do t have anything available for tomorrow would you happen to have any cancelation?
    10 December 2016|
    Answer Show all 2 answers
    Response from Amanda L | Property representative |
    Hello Erika G. Unfortunately, The hotel is closed for the holiday break. We will reopen on 16th of December for the holidays. Amanda General Manager
    0
    Votes
    Erika G
    How far is this from yosemite national park I try to put in maps and it tells me 1 hr 20min is this correct?
    10 December 2016|
    Answer Show all 5 answers
    Response from Amanda L | Property representative |
    Hello Erika G. Yosemite Valley is about an hour drive from Big Trees Lodge. However, the hotel is in the Park just inside the south entrance. Amanda General Manager
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Find a room that doesn't have a connecting room. If you book a room without a bathroom consider distance..."
    Read review
    "Not all rooms have baths, so if you need one, be sure to request it. And book early!"
    Read review
    "Pick shared bathroom for best prices"
    Read review
    "You have to book in advance if you want the rooms with a private bath & queen/king bed."
    Read review