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One Light B&B

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3526 Highway 49 South, Mariposa, CA 95338
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a very cute and homey B&B in Mariposa, about 1 hr drive from Yosemite. I imagine I would've given it five stars if there were only adults on the trip, but we have a baby/toddler (1 y.o.), and we wanted him to see Yosemite, and see lots of different places around the world! If you have a baby/toddler,... More 

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San Mateo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the Serenity room at One Light over the last weekend of February 2015. Although the B&B wasn't due to open for the season just yet, Theresa (the owner) was kind enough to open a few days early to accommodate us. We were in the Yosemite area to get married that weekend, and she did everything possible to... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best B&B near Yosemite! Theresa went out of her way to make us feel comfortable. The room was spacious, clean, and cozy. When we saw the room it immediately put us in a good mood because it was just so lovely! Theresa was knowledgeable about Yosemite and the restaurant scene in nearby towns, and helped us with everything we... More 

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Heerhugowaard, The Netherlands
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This was one of the best B&B we stayed in during our America vacation. We stayed in the biggest room with a big comfortable bed and a beautiful bathroom! It is a peaceful place to stay amidst greenery with a beatiful swimmingpool! Theresa is a very sweet women who is interested in her guests. Breakfast was good. It was approximately... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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23 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We stayed three nights. We booked four nights, but decided to cut our trip short. The owner allowed us to cancel the one night without penalty. We very much appreciated this gracious gesture. --The best feature of the room is the size! In addition to the queen bed & full dresser, there is ample room for a full sofa, coffee... More 

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theresacatlin, Owner at One Light B&B, responded to this review

Hello, This is the first response to a review I have made on Trip Advisor. I have never felt the need. And, even though these guests gave One LIght a "very good" rating, they raise issues I would like to address. Most of our guests love the fact that our B&B, and our rooms, feel more like a home than... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I begun my three week trip to California with my wife and five years old daughter staying three nights in One Light B&B, and was amazing. The place is strategically located between Mariposa Grove and Yosemite Valley. The accommodation is very cozy and clean, and the host, Theresa, does everything to make you feel at home, giving all the advices... More 

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Staying at One Light B & B in Mariposa was the highlight of our roadtrip holiday across California, Arizona and Nevada. We booked both rooms as we are a family of four with two teenagers and both rooms were beautifully decorated and spacious. Breakfast was delicious and plentiful and a great opportunity to ask Theresa for advice about visiting Yosemite,... More 

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zoe17
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106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

A friend and I spent three nights at this beautiful B&B. The site worked well for our visit, as we drove there after a day's visit to Sequoia and before spending three full days exploring Yosemite. The rooms were beautifully decorated and comfortable. Don't let the lack of AC be a concern, as the temps go down dramatically at night.... More 

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Scotland, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We spent three nights at One Light. This family home is comfortable, spacious, relaxing and with everything you need after a day's hike in Yosemite. Th house is set in acres of beautiful, peaceful countryside with a stunning swimming pool tucked into the landscape. Theresa was welcoming and a charming host. Her help and excellent advice on what to see... More 

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Israel
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We spent two nights as a base for visiting Yosemite. One Light was a pleasant surprise! The place is charming, clean spacious and nicely decorated. We even used the outdoor stone swimming pool which is beautifully located in on the hill surrounded by nature. Theresa was a wonderful host giving us excellent advice on where to eat around Mariposa, recommended... More 

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