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BEST WESTERN PLUS Yosemite Gateway Inn

3.5 of 5 40530 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644-9621
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is our 4th stay at the Yosemite Gateway Inn--it remains a high-quality hotel. The lobby is beautiful. The rooms are also very nicely decorated with pictures of Yosemite, and a large hand-painted mural on one wall. This is the first time I've noticed the room looking a little worn--it may be due for some refreshing soon, but it was... More 

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Ramona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Family owned and operated, lots of comfortable rooms, well maintained and clean. Excellent value and a beautiful setting. 10 years of annual visits and this property still remains tops. You will not regret selecting the Gateway Inn

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San Diego, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The grounds are beautiful, but the rooms are dated. We were in room 312. If they try to assign you that room ask to be moved. The heater is SO LOUD every time it turns on and off. The view from the patio is of a barb wire fence and private property sign. Not visually pleasing at all. I think... More 

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Wantagh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Imagine a motel where each floor is further up the side of a hill. You climb to the pool, go through the fenced in garden, then either go to the pool or down a set of stone steps to a separate hot tub. Walk up the hill to another level and enter a glassed in gym. Go down the hill... More 

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Virginia
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kinda of a weird apartment/complex thing going on here. Each room opens to the outdoors, not a hotel hallway. Decor is very dated, circa 70's I'm guessing. Not old in a cool chic way. Just dated. Great location in the middle of Oakhurst and nearby Yosemite. Would not call this a destination, but fine if you are in town and... More 

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Visalia, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love it here its so peaceful and comfortable. The staff is so kind and I intend to bring my family up here soon.Even the lobby is a beautiful site. I can't wait for my grandkids to stay here with me. I love that it's centrally located about a couple miles from my work assignment and I slept well.

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Fort Jones, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before I booked I called and said I wanted a king room with two queens attached and was told it was possible to accommodate us and 2 grandsons. Turned out they would have been in a completely different building which was not going to happen. So my son, his wife, daughter and two grandsons were crammed into a "family" unit... More 

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Fresno, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

greeted by and oider grandma type that obviously was not impressed I was not caucasian. No smiles not welcoming no thanks . To my right a shrine to Ronald Reagan (political statements can be detrimental to business) She made me unwelcome. Restaurant barely eatable, food disorganized, need more help, slow. etc

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights here while touring Yosemite National Park. Oakhurst is a nice sized community and it has grocery stores, restaurants etc. You can reach Yosemite easily if you stay in Oakhurst. This is a large property. Very pretty landscaping and rooms are a bit dated, but are very clean and comfortable. There is a little restaurant on the... More 

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San Diego, California
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Yosemite Gateway Inn several times over the past few years while visiting Yosemite some 40 miles from the tunnel vista of Yosemite. This visit was several years after our last visit and we found the room to be getting a bit long in the tooth. The outward appearance of the Inn is great, as is... More 

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Address: 40530 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644-9621
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Location: United States > California > Oakhurst
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Yosemite Gateway Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 135
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