We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite

GreenLeadersGold level
Hotel website
Hotel packages
1122 Hwy. 41, Fish Camp, CA 93623
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite
Write a Review

2,814 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    1,019
    1,051
    468
    178
    98
See reviews for
1,031
1,098
33
101
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (612)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (2814)
  • Mar-May only
    (626)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (943)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (840)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (405)
All months
There are newer reviews for Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite
See the most recent reviews
Columbus, Ohio
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

We just returned from a two night stay in the Tenaya, 9 of us, and had a wonderful experience overall. The front desk staff helped us through some confusion in our reservation, resolved the next morning with the manager. They couldn't have been more gracious. The rooms were lovely, the food very good, the atmosphere beautiful and restful, the pool... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

This is a great option for visiting Yosemite! I definitely liked being right outside the park as it was much easier to access as well as go out for dinners, etc. We stayed in a cottage room; it was very spacious (aside from the bathroom). The outdoor pool is a great place to relax after a long day in the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Lincoln, Nebraska
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

Attended a weeks worth of meetings here,early June of this year. Lovely place,but was Astounded that, not one , or two mornings but 4 mornings in a row, was unable to draw a consistently warm shower. Our friends staying across the hall, had the same issue. Also found their buffalo burger Very greasy. the indoor pool was a wow, not... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Annapolis, Maryland
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
30 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

This resort has one huge advantage - it is the only nice lodging within 2 miles of Yosemite's south entrance. I stayed in one of the Cottages which are slightly away from the main resort building. My advice is that you will be happy as long as you set your expectations to average. This property can't decide if it wants... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Georgia
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

I stayed here on a pure Yosemite hiking trip with my brothers because nothing else was available in the valley. I wasn't really there for the resort experience. It's expensive....but, if you have the $$, and you want a family resort vacation, this place is great. It's very well kept - it's clean, well landscaped, has a great pool and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Overland Park, KS
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

I was there the first week of June 2012 with my wife and 2 kids (3 years old and 4 month old). My wife was there for a conference, I was there with the kids for fun and to visit Yosemite. We stayed 5 nights there (Sunday to Friday) in an extended deluxe room with 2 breakfast included (California Bed... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Management response:

Wow - thank you very much for taking the time to offer your valuable thoughts and insights. Because of our remote national forest location, our cost to provide guest WiFi is much higher than a city hotel, for example, and we do have a per-room WiFi fee. However, you can connect up to three devices per room without additional fee... More 

Chandler, Arizona, United States
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

Stayed at Tenaya Lodge for 3 days in May. 2nd time we have been there. Place is gorgeous, staff is wonderful, and the 3 resturants all have excellent food, especially the lounge and their homemade potato chips. Fabulous. We will diffinitely stay here again the next time we come to Yosemite. Would highly reccommend this place.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kewanee, Illinois
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

You're paying quite a bit extra for this place, but if you can afford it, it's probably worth it, particularly if your goal is to get some R&R. The cabins are great, with fireplace, and roomy. Comfy bed. The breakfast buffet that came with out package is outstanding. The pool and hot tub are nothing special; they're in separate rooms... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
cheshire
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
18 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

Unfortunately, all the hotels in Yosemite Park were fully booked so we were quite a way out. If you don't like heights you won't like the journey to the hotel! Very high cliffs with minimal barriers. The room was a nice size and we could park right outside. There is a pool, although quite small and lots of kids splashing... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
TenayaLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite, responded to this review

Embers is the name of our fine dining restaurant, it's a favorite of many guests. The Embers menu changes every three weeks or so to feature the freshest local and seasonal ingredients. Thanks for your complementary review, hope we can welcome you back again soon! More 

midwesterner
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

All in all, pricey for what you get. You are a captive audience in the location near Yosemite Park and because of that, you can be forced to pay a lot of money for a room. There is not a lot of competition for what should be a nice hotel. The room: The hot water did not work well in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Management response:

Thank you very much for your compliments, and also for bringing your concerns to our attention. We are working on the water temperature problem you experienced in your room. The in-room makeup mirrors generally win a lot of guest praise for their built-in lighting, we're sorry that you found the way it was mounted challenging to use. They do hang... More 

Hotel Review Summarization

What travelers say

  • Breakfast buffet(36)
  • Very nice(24)
  • South entrance(18)
  • Indoor pool(13)
  • Sierra restaurant(10)
  • Outdoor pool(8)
  • Hot tub(7)
  • Main hotel(7)
  • Parking lot(6)
  • Glacier Point(6)
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

1,400 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (684)
Viewed
Room/suite (121)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (202)
Viewed
Bathroom (24)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (41)
Viewed
View from room (32)
Viewed
Dining (29)
Viewed
Family/play areas (12)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (222)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (699)
Viewed
Amenities (112)
Viewed
Deluxe King Room (69)
Viewed
Deluxe Room with Two Beds (60)
Viewed
Deluxe Suite (73)
Viewed
Family Suite (62)
Viewed
Junior Suite (73)
Viewed
King Cottage Room (57)
Viewed
One Bedroom Cottage Room (61)
Viewed
Pool (39)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (41)
Viewed
The Hotel (52)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (17)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Other (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question