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Mountain Trail Lodge
2.0 of 5 Motel   |   42150 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644   |  
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Ranked #7 of 7 hotels in Oakhurst
Detroit, Michigan
2 reviews
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“Great Stay”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Yosemite national park and stayed at Yosemite Mountain Trail lodge. What an experience? we all had great stay with real nice views of the mountians. Room are recently renovated and the service was amazing. All different room types were avaialble to accomodate from 2to a group of 10-2- people. I would recommend this to each and every person. Our sincere thanks to the management for great experience as we don't take vacations often. So this was a great one!!!

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed in one of their one-bedroom log cabins for several nights. The location is slightly outside town on a nice quiet side road. The cabin was reasonably well equipped and spacious. The decoration was a bit bland, especially bare in the bedroom. There is good shopping in Oakhurst and we enjoyed our relative independence greatly. Oakhurst is quite close to Yosemite south entrance (1/2 hour), and around 1.5 hours' drive from King's Canyon and Sequoia (pity we never got there due to snow).

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

The rooms were just freshly done and you can notice. Our room felt roomy and the beds were very comfortable. I want to come back and enjoy that pool and BBQ. Beautiful area and my family loved it. If you are traveling to Yosemite valley and want to stay in a place that feels like home this is it. Customer service that was provided by the lady at the desk was so polite. She helped us get our laundry done.

  • Stayed April 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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MOUNTAINTRAILLODGE, Guest Relations Manager at Mountain Trail Lodge, responded to this review, May 7, 2014
Dear guest,

Thank you so much for your recent stay at Mountain Trail Lodge in Oakhurst California. I am glad that enjoyed the ** NEWLY RENOVATED ROOMS ** and all the amenities such as pool and BBQ. I appreciate your visit and looking forward to have you back again.

Thanks.

Karen
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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Friendly professional staff greeted me and I got my room. It was smaller than I expected, but I wasn't about to fuss as it was so close to town and local shops. Not far from other attractions either and plenty of parking for my truck and trailer! You can tell the property is a bit older, but it was kept clean and maintained well! Was able to Skype back to Oz via their WiFi as well. Very keen on checking out Yosemite!

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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MOUNTAINTRAILLODGE, Front Office Manager at Mountain Trail Lodge, responded to this review, May 6, 2014
Dear guest, I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay at Mountain trail lodge in Oakhurst California. Our goal is not only to make our guest satisfied but to exceed their expectations. as you may have noticed that we are in a process of renovating the entire lodge. Our rooms are fully renovated and our furniture is arriving in next 4-5 days. I would really like you to visit us again and enjoy the fully renovated rooms. Once again thank you so much for business with Mountain Trail Lodge in Oakhurst Californis.
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Arrived and was pleased to find pleasant staff to check me in. I was given my choice of rooms; I selected the smaller room as I was traveling alone.

Fast wifi allowed me to quickly upload some photos. Got up for a glass of water, but dumped it after the first taste of rusty metal. Still, it was a cheap hotel with older facilities so I blew it off and grabbed bottled water from the car. Didn't really need a shower anyway.

Fell asleep in front of the TV but woke up a few hours later with a familiar itch. Immediately jumped up, turned on the lights & found 2 bed bugs crawling on the sheets. Grabbed my phone and snapped a photo of each of them. Was unable to reach any staff members...this hotel is a bit out of town & I had no service to call the number.

I emailed the photo to the hotel with a note asking for a refund and left very early into the National Park. No response at the end of the day. Called back & the manager accused me of faking the photo. He would only say that the matter had been referred to his attorney. ?!?

I have no idea what that means, but please be warned that Room 1 is absolutely infected as of the night of 3/18/14. I will be informing the county health department as well.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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MOUNTAINTRAILLODGE, Guest Relations Manager at Mountain Trail Lodge, responded to this review, May 6, 2014
Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us. We apologize for any inconvenience to you. As you mentioned about having bed bug bites. the local county health department came to inspect and did not find such thing like bed bugs. The property may look out dated to you but we definitely dont have bed bugs. Also our entire lodge will be renovated in few days. We encourage you to please come and visit us again. our goal is to make every guest of Mountain trail lodge satisfied. Thanks.
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here on way to Yosemite. Booked on internet, pictures on site very deceivingly taken. Place was very dated and not taken care of very well. Ice machine at office just a cooler with ice in it. Pool small and not near rooms. Missing light switch covers. Staff not very professional and rude. Passed a few more suitable motels near town. This one few miles passed main town area. Hard to find easy to forget. Would stay at chain hotel near town if did it again.

  • Stayed June 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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MOUNTAINTRAILLODGE, Guest Relations Manager at Mountain Trail Lodge, responded to this review, May 6, 2014
Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your recent stay at the Mountain Trail Lodge. We recently renovated all our rooms with BRAND NEW FIXTURES. PAINT AND ALL THE BRAND NEW FURNITURE IS ARRIVING IN 2-3 DAYS. Our goal is to exceed your expectations. I encourage you to please visit us again and give us another oppertunity to serve you. Hope to see you soon.

Thanks.

Karen
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We liked this lodge. The outside looked terrible, but inside the rooms were clean and more updated. THe lodge is well located near the South entrance of Yosemite. Reception staff was friendly.
Negative point: we could not close the bathroom curtains very well.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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MOUNTAINTRAILLODGE, Guest Relations Manager at Mountain Trail Lodge, responded to this review, May 6, 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you so much for your stay in Oct 2013. We are glad that you were quite happy with the customer service and the rooms.

WE RENIOVATED ALL OUR ROOMS AND PLEASE COME AND ENJOY YOUR FUTURE STAY WITH US.

THANKS.

Karen
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Additional Information about Mountain Trail Lodge

Address: 42150 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644
Location: United States > California > Oakhurst
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 7 hotels in Oakhurst
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Mountain Trail Lodge 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
NEWLY RENOVATED ROOMS !! Located along the winding Highway 41 and less than 2 miles from downtown Oakhurst, this hillside hotel features free Wi-Fi and pool. The entrance into Sierra National Park is 12.5 Miles away. Rooms at the Mountain Trail Lodge Oakhurst are equipped with cable TV and air conditioning. Suites include a kitchenette with a microwave and a refrigerator. The front desk of the Mountain Trail Lodge is open 24-hours to assist guests. Fax and copying services are also available on-site. The Oakhurst Mountain Trail Lodge is located next to the Golden Chain Theatre and is 6 miles from Bass Lake. ... more   less 
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