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Big Trees Lodge, National Historic Landmark

8308 Wawona Rd, Wawona, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
+1 888-413-8869
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Rustic Old World Charm

We were lucky to find 2 rooms inside Yosemite park on short notice. So without much expectations we... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sacramento, California
Much quieter than the valley

We enjoyed the quiet Victorian style accommodations. The room was very small but it was clean... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sierra Vista, Arizona
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This Victorian style lodge features beautiful white buildings, classic verandas and lush natural surroundings. At Big Trees Lodge, there’s something for everyone—including golf, tennis, horseback riding, or fishing. In the evening, wind down your fun filled day by gathering around the piano for musical performances in the lounge.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
3 days ago
“Rustic Old World Charm”
2 weeks ago
“Much quieter than the valley”
8308 Wawona Rd, Wawona, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
+1 888-413-8869

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were lucky to find 2 rooms inside Yosemite park on short notice. So without much expectations we went to the lodge. We got one room with a bathroom and one without. It was an old building but had a lot of charm and character....More

Thank ErangiW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the quiet Victorian style accommodations. The room was very small but it was clean. Take advantage of the meadow hike across the street or the short hike to the covered bridge and horses next door. Dinner was over-priced but good.

Thank Huachucakid
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Wow, the drive by itself to the Wawona Hotel in the middle of Yosemite forests was so exciting and thrilling! ☺

Thank DrMurugesan R
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Back to the Wawona Hotel for our annual visit. Yes, I know, the name has been changed to "Big Trees", but, somehow, that just doesn't do it justice. This hotel and the outlying buildings take you back about 100 years. So - if it's peace...More

Thank Judy O
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We purchased a groupon with skiing for two with a two night stay at Badger Pass. Stayed Dec 22nd and 23rd. The rooms are small, no closet, bathroom is communal around the corner. But it was fun. No computers and no wifi, no TV. But...More

Thank Janni57
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This hotel has many historic photos and the early days of Yosemite can be reviewed in pictures. There is a golf course and golf shop open in the summer we hope to play next year.

Thank evansrosalie40
Reviewed 31 May 2016

It is a nice experience. The only drawback is that there are not bathroom facilities in the original building. The setting is beautiful. The rooms are very small but are clean and well kept. The dining room has a wide variety of food items at...More

Thank 633KPD
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Rooms are small, but nice. We had a room with a bathroom (recommended, especially if its cold.) The bathroom was furnished with a clawfoot tub, a small sink, and a toilet and worked fine. I've decided that I won't be combining the shower with a...More

Thank MDS77059
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Go back in time to cocktails on the Veranda, cheerful friendly service, small but clean rooms, and a beautiful setting. Now named Big Trees due to the ludricous suit by previous landlords, the Hotel is funky and fun and relaxed plus still in the park....More

Thank John B
Reviewed 17 May 2016

The Wawona is a charming Victorian era hotel south of Yosemite Valley -- quite a bit south. But not staying in the Valley was a big plus. Drinks on the veranda, beautiful setting. You do have to accept that you are staying at an historic...More

Thank Ray R
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