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Yosemite View Lodge

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   11136 Highway 140, PO Box D, El Portal, CA 95318
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We just spent four nights here and loved it. We had a fantastic room at a fantastic price in the Redwood building. Having come from San Francisco and Monterey we were expecting another cramped room with two double beds and not much else for space for ourselves and our two daughters and we were so impressed with the roomy two... More

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Richland, WA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Spent 2 nights at this hotel in July. It's in a great location, but is run down and in need of better maintenance. Upon arrival we were greeted by unfriendly staff at the front desk. Poker faced and less than welcoming. We woke up both mornings to ants all over the kitchenette counter and noticed a note taped to the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I wish I wasn’t writing this . . . but I am. We stayed at the Yosemite View Lodge for two nights in July. Plus point: the closest hotel to the West Entrance of the National Park Negative point: boy, do they milk it . . . . ! It’s just so disappointing to turn up at a hotel fearing... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We got sucked into staying at Yosemite View Lodge during our trip to Yosemite. We were hiking half dome and wanted to be closest to the park. Having no luck getting into the Ahwahnee, we were led to believe this was an acceptable alternative. Don't fall for this. My som's room had dead bugs in the bathroom, bedroom, and one... More

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's got a tired feel to it so do not expect luxury. But, the location is fantastic, the setting next to the river is beautiful, the rooms are big and clean - so take it as it comes and enjoy. Two on site restaurants - the pizzas were awful, literally the worst I have ever had. The main restaurant was... More

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Astoria, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I want to start off by saying that I have never written a negative review, however I need to warn those that are considering Yosemite View Lodge that it has bed bugs!! We booked this hotel due to its excellent location to the Yosemite entrance, its beautiful landscape and positive reviews found on most websites. We knew that this hotel... More

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Doha
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

So when you read the reviews of this place you really don't know what to expect.....we stayed on July 4th weekend so were happy to get a room somewhere close to the park, we came with fairly low expectations! Truth is that is really isn't that bad. Travelers were my wife, 6 year old daughter and myself. We got a... More

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Buffalo
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Literally a few hundred yards outside of the park border, and right on the Merced River...meaning your river view balcony isn't a quiet place for conversation...rapids, even in July, were loud, but not loud enough to prevent sleep (the noisy air conditioner fit that bill). The rooms are dated but clean. All we wanted was a place to crash for... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place has a lot of potential but.... This place needs new management. You know, someone who cares about their customers. The room rates were extremely high and the rooms were filthy. The room door was difficult to open and once we got it open it wouldn't stay closed unless we dead bolted it. No towels in the room and... More

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Clifton, Texas
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This motel is in desperate need of a new manager, one who has an inkling about providing customer service. On a recent visit with a tour group, I checked into my room at about 5pm and noticed the room was very hot so I adjusted the A/C setting to help cool the room. There was a beautiful view in the... More

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Address: 11136 Highway 140, PO Box D, El Portal, CA 95318
Location: United States > California > El Portal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Yosemite View Lodge 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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