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Hotel between Fresno and sequoia state park tonight 8/22

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Hotel between Fresno and sequoia state park tonight 8/22

Hello all! My husband and I are traveling to the sequoia state park 8/22 and 8/23. We are looking for a place to stay tonight and are not familiar with the area from Fresno to the park. I know availability is limited but if anyone has any suggestions we would appreciate it! We would like to stay under $150. An hour drive to the park in the morning would be ideal!

Thanks

So Cal
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1. Re: Hotel between Fresno and sequoia state park tonight 8/22

What do you mean by "sequoia state park"? I'm guessing you mean Sequoia National Park, which you reach from Fresno by first driving through Kings Canyon National Park.

If you're in Fresno already, and you can't or won't get a room in one of the parks, I would just stay in Fresno if you're talking one night. It's not that far.

Perhaps someone else will see this and have a suggestion. Meanwhile, you might get more eyeballs reading if you post in the SeKi forum, rather than Fresno.

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2. Re: Hotel between Fresno and sequoia state park tonight 8/22

Thank you, we are driving through Fresno right now, yes I meant national park, I think we are going to keep driving near the park hoping to find something closer. I will check out that other forum, thanks again!

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3. Re: Hotel between Fresno and sequoia state park tonight 8/22

There is little lodging between Fresno and the entrance gate. You would have more and better choice just staying in Fresno or Clovis. From there to the Grant Grove entrance gate on Highway 180 will be about 1 hour to about 1.5 hours depending upon the location around Fresno/Clovis.

From hotels near the Fresno Airport to the Grant Grove entrance station is roughly 1 hour to 1 hour 15 minutes driving time. That would be the easiest to reach from Highway 180, take Peach Avenue exit then north about 1/2 mile to the hotels.

Off Highway 180 between Fresno and the park there are some bed & breakfasts and a few small independent motels. I can recommend the Sequoia View B&B or the Blossom Trail B&B both near Sanger but after that you would need to carefully check the small hotels.

You can review the list of hotel reviews for Sanger and Reedley, the two main towns off 180.

tripadvisor.com/Hotels-g33042-Sanger_Califor…

tripadvisor.com/Hotels-g32959-Reedley_Califo…

Edited: 23 August 2013, 05:14
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4. Re: Hotel between Fresno and sequoia state park tonight 8/22

Yep, not many places to stay between Fresno and Sequoia or Kings Canyon. And, most accommodations in the park are booked right now.

Three Rivers (which you can get to by side roads) will almost certainly have something (although no promises).

5. Re: Hotel between Fresno and sequoia state park tonight 8/22

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