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BEST WESTERN PLUS Sonora Oaks Hotel & Conference Center

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19551 Hess Avenue, Sonora, CA 95370
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Hermosa Beach, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Great place! Not close to Yosemite but certainly a much better value than a park hotel. The suite is huge, apartment huge! Onsite restaurant is convenient. Parking is easy. Pool is nice but jets were broken on hot tub. Stuff happens though... Family loved coming back here after a day of adventure. Pretty quiet here but some rooms are next... More 

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Yuba City, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Unexpectedly, we were in Sonora in May. At the last minute, we were required to stay for one night. I contacted the Sonora BW and reserved a room as a walk-in customer. To our surprise, the room was spacious, quiet, and set in a forest-like environment off the beaten path. Our room included the spa tub...what a treat. The room... More 

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New York, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Clean, and comfortable. The room is large, and also has a surprising balcony. The service people are nice and professional. They even provide a free pass for yosemite visitors. The restaurant provides good breakfast, though the dinner is so-so.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The hotel is standard Best Western - if you see one, you see all of them. As I heard at the reception, many people choose it for their Yosemite trip. DO NOT! It is too far - if you want to go to Yosemite Valley, it will take you 2 hours one way, to Glacier Point it will be 3... More 

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Christopher L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sonora Oaks Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

Our 3.5 Diamond hotel is 1 hour from Yosemite National park and 1.5 hours from Yosemite Valley. These facts are available of many travel sites. Yosemite National Park is part of our county. Thousands of guests every year stay at our hotel to enjoy the park and valley. You can stay in the valley; feel free to review those accommodations... More 

Huntington Beach, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Great location, exceptional service from the staff, vastly exceeded our expectations. Restaurant service was quick and friendly. Toni at the front desk gave us directions to local attractions and local events. Melissa in the maintenance det went well beyond her job to help us with a disabled car. The staff treats you like family!

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Christopher L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sonora Oaks Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

The team appreciates your kind words. We will share your individual acknowledgments with each teammate. Thank you for being part of our hotel family.! Christopher Link General Manager More 

Aptos, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Large, clean room nicely equipped. Friendly staff on check-in. Made-to-order breakfast at the cafe next door. Very pleased with my choice. We used the hotel as a waypoint on route to Yosemite. It worked well. The motel is also served by YARTS which is regional transit system that would take you into Yosemite and is greener option.

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Christopher L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sonora Oaks Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

We are happy that you enjoyed the served full breakfast at the popular on-site restaurant, The Pine Tree. A nice change of the ordinary “buffet breakfast”. The YARTS bus stops right in front of the hotel. I just brought by family on that bus to Yosemite Valley. It takes about 45 minutes longer, but you do not have to drive,... More 

Llandudno, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Big room with all usual facilities. Nice pool. Hotel is a several miles from town, and there is not much in the immediate location. However, the on-site Diner proved to be very good for both breakfast (complimentary) and evening meals.

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Christopher L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sonora Oaks Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

After reading your review, I felt like taking a night off and staying in my own hotel! A great review! Thank you noted the “King Fireplace Suite” We have only four of those rooms, although the rest of our rooms are very nice, too. Thank you for comments about our team, they love to read those nice reviews! Christopher Link... More 

No. California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We stayed in the 'fireplace' suite. The room was large and cozy. The sliding back door opened onto a small patio with a table and chairs with a partial view of the wooded area and a cobblestone walkway. The room had a large sitting area with full size sofa facing a lovely stone fireplace. In the evening we turned on... More 

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Christopher L, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Sonora Oaks Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

After reading your review, I felt like taking a night off and staying in my own hotel! A great review! Thank you for noting the “King Fireplace Suites” We have only four of those rooms, although the rest of our rooms are very nice, too. Thank you for comments about our team, they love to read those nice reviews! Christopher... More 

Bellflower, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Very enjoyable stay at Best Western, Sonora, CA. No complaints and the breakfast is amazing. Only hotel we stay in when we visit the Sonora area. Rooms are always clean and the hotel is over all very quiet. Only complaint I have is that the air conditioner in our room was very noisy. Not just the normal hum but other... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I stayed here on 8/1 to 8/3 plus one night. The extra night was graciously comped due to my having car problems. The entire staff, especially Toni at the front desk, were very understanding, friendly and helpful of my situation. The was spotless. It shows that the housekeeping staff take pride in their work and do a good job at... More 

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