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Cedar Lodge

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   9966 Highway 140, PO Box C, El Portal, CA 95318
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Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in El Portal
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Wayne, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent three night at the Cedar lodge. The restaurant food was not to our liking. After one dinner and one breakfast there we went to the nearby grocery store and made our own meals. We enjoyed that. The swimming pools were gross - seemd not clean so we did not get int althoug it was 100 degrees. The room... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Soooo overpriced for what you get - I've stayed in better accommodation for less. I paid well over $200 for a family room for 1 night only. The only thing included was the parking, which was a shock to say the least. Restaurant was horrible but nothing else around. They know exactly what they are doing as its close to... More

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel was ok - clean and tidy which I think is always the main thing for hotel rooms. We arrived on a glorious sunny and hot day, the hotel from the outside looks like a typical American motel. The staff on reception weren't particularly great - seemed very disinterested and bored! We checked in, parked outside our room and... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel is standard motel layout, we had a ground floor room facing the road. The room was booked for us by agents as part of a road trip for two nights. We were initially less than impressed with the absence of free wi-fi. The hotel has a pay wi-fi facility, which when you log on informs you that it's $10... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Rooms were okay, but be advised there is absolutely no cell service at this facility. They offer WIFI at a price. The rooms are older, but adequate. We had ants in our room. They gave us ant spray to use. And, the rest of our stay we had dead ants on the counter. The couple we were traveling with,... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel provides only the bare basics. There was not a bathmat provided, very thin towels, and no clock in the room. There were very few amenities in the bathroom, but there was a hairdryer. Our coffee and shampoo was rationed. They charged for WiFi. The room was clean. The sink was stopped up and after two calls from us... More

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Ashton-under-Lyne, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately there isn't much choice of hotels near Yosemite so you end up staying here! Walking into reception is like walking into someones jumbled living room! Rather strange with a disinterested member of staff checking us in. Our room seemed to be at the furthest away part of the hotel, right at the back with no view. The room was... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly the exterior pics you see are nothing like this place - it's a huge lodge with loads of rooms and sometimes makes for a bit of noise with traffic - be careful with kids as it seems not everyone driving around looks out for pedestrians! This was adequate for our stay but for the price I think free Wi-Fi... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was staying one night in Yosemite and due to circumstances had not made reservations at any of the park hotels which were full that night. I wound up here....well because it was cheap ($120) and clean when I inspected it. The WIFI which cost $10 was SLOOOOOOOOOOOWER than molasses in January. The staff was friendly and courteous. The bed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is licated only 10 minutes from the park entrance, but you still have at least another 15 minutes after that to the actual park where you park your car and where the trails begin. It has a good restaurant, a little market where you can buy groceries for your trails days and right in front of it across the... More

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  • Coffee maker(6)
  • Very good(4)
  • Outdoor pool(4)
  • Yosemite national(4)
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Additional Information about Cedar Lodge

Address: 9966 Highway 140, PO Box C, El Portal, CA 95318
Location: United States > California > El Portal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Cedar Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 211
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Also Known As:
Cedar Hotel El Portal
Cedar Lodge Yosemite
Cedar Lodge El Portal
Cedar El Portal

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