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Yosemite Valley Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Hercules, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Unspectacular room, but outstanding location. The accommodations are just OK, but access to the Park is amazing. Bring a bike if you can, for each person in your party if possible. It's absolutely the best way to explore Yosemite Valley where traffic can be a nightmare. Plan a trip to Tunnel View, or Glacier point on your last day, sfter...

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We frequent national parks a lot. And we prefer to stay in the park at the concessionaire lodges and hotels. Yosemite Valley Lodge is okay. It provides a convenient location in the valley with easy access to shuttle buses. The food was surprisingly good, compared to the previous concessionnaire who ran the lodges and dining options. In regards to accommodations,...

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PA
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Expect rustic room decor and you won't be disappointed. Our room was always clean after we left in the morning and came back later. We stayed in Laurel and had a corner room, so it was pretty quiet once things settled down for the night. The bathroom was very tiny but the shower was nice. I liked having a sink...

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The park itself is what people come to see here. The lodging is decent but you pay dearly due to contract arrangements with service providers. Check in was slow and finding our room was not as easy as portrayed but the little village is nice and close to the Falls. The food however leaves a lot to be desired along...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's all about the location - less than 1/2 mile from the fabulous Lower Yosemite Fall, with a view of the Upper Fall from the parking lot and some of the rooms. Few amenities in the rooms, but the comfort and decor have been updated in recent years. I found the mattress to be quite comfortable. All rooms have a...

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White Plains, New York
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is an incredibly easy place to stay within the Park. It is very close to casual and finer dining and to the Park's tram and bus service. This clean and rustically designed and furnished lodge is nestled in the beginning of woods and offers one a great spot from which to enjoy bird song. If you are looking for...

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Lodge offers basic accommodation in dated buildings. However, it is clean, comfortable and they have done their best to cheer the rooms up. Staff were friendly and helpful. Food is very average, but there is a choice of three places to eat. 2 are reasonably price. I see that other people have found it cold. I am surprised, because...

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Whitby, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are going to visit Yosemite, get a room in the park (it will save you the long drive in from the nearest town - the drive can be slow and the road crowded with other vehicles depending on the time of year). The Valley Lodge is located a very short walk from Yosemite Falls. You have a great...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

It does what it says on the box Very basic hotel but clean and pleasant enough. Getting dinner and breakfast seem a bit of a challenge so make sure you book ahead of time. This makes things difficult if you are going to be spontaneous. They didn’t have a king size bed room available when we checked in so we...

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great location, Awesome service from house cleaning staff. Excellent amenities. very accommodating front desk crew. We were booked at housekeeping camp in April 2017 but we got scared of the 32 degree temperature at night time so we opted for the Yosemite Valley Lodge. (great decision). We also considered The Majestic but nothing was available for 2 rooms two nights...

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  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Yosemite Valley Lodge is a favorite choice for families and large groups. Its close proximity to Yosemite Falls makes it the perfect base camp for exploring Yosemite National Park. Its glass and wood architecture work in unity with the surroundings and the ample windows allow in the bright mountain sunshine while providing remarkable views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yosemite Valley Lodge

Address: 9006 Yosemite Lodge Dr, P.O. Box 578, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389 (Formerly Yosemite Lodge At The Falls)
Region: United States > California > Yosemite National Park
Price Range: ₹ 16,936 - ₹ 27,279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 245
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Also Known As:
Yosemite Lodge At The Falls
Yosemite Hotel National Park
Yosemite Lodge Falls
Yosemite Ca
Yosemite View Lodge
Yosemite Hotel At The Falls
Lodge Reservation Yosemite
Lodge Yosemite
Yosemite Lodge Hotel
Yosemite Falls Lodge
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“Try not to get the downstairs corner room in the Cedar Building; like a fishbowl.”
dennisbP9799KH, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“I think rooms on the end since you only have neighbors on one side of you. Also, rooms facing meadow seemed quieter.”
walkaday65, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“bring food”
hserenot, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“No elevators, but the second floor rooms are quieter.”
LauraG050, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“ask for a room which doesn't face the car park”
SusanJ64, 19 May 2017 | Read review
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