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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decent location being half an hour (18 miles) from the park; indoor and outdoor pools and jacuzzi; coffee machine and functional sized room with air-con and balcony. Avoid rooms 314 & 315 as are like a prison cell with no windows (managed to swap to one with a balcony etc). No free WiFi (poor in this day and age) and... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the second hotel of our west coast fly drive and was only a slight improvement on our previous accommodation The hotel was in need of a refurb tired furnishings and very un accommodating desk staff didn't impress Being one of a few in the area the restaurant well bar and burgers were the limited food on offer in... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely ledge hotel that is conveniently located to the National Park. Has 2 pools - one indoor & one outdoor. Spacious rooms with a fridge & 2 large queen size beds. Pretty when lit up at night with patio areas for you to enjoy the night sky under the stars!Shop on site and restaurant & bar next door within... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lodge is located on the main road, 5 minutes drive from el portal. I invite the family room, and I got a big apartment. The apartment includes 3 living rooms. There is a big kitchen, so you can prepare your dinner. There is no cellular network available. There is a nice swimming pool.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading some of the reviews we were a little nervous but wow what a great motel. The location is fantastic and a great base for trips into Yosemite daily. And pleasantly surprised to find the entrance fee is valid for 7 days. The Cedar Lodge itself is after all just a motel with basic but clean rooms with fridge... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights at Cedar Lodge which is quite dated but clean and tidy. There is a pool which is welcomed after a day of walking in the national park and the bar and snooker table was also appreciated! Breakfast is plentiful with a good selection and we also enjoyed an evening meal in the restaurant.

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Northern Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Accommodation this close to Yosemite is very limited and in keeping with that theme, so is Cedar Lodge. It is fine as a base, but that's as good as it gets. Food is below average and the staff are..... Let's be kind here.... Somewhat like the hotel and the food. This is not a holiday destination resort, it's a basic... More 

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Thousand Oaks
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not clean and not well maintained. Examples: The toilet seat was missing pieces and kinda disgusting. You can see the wood under the white laminate. The pool had black mold spots on half the upper side. Room looked dated and not clean. For the money paid (although it was high season I suppose), it was too much. Not sure what... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ideally positioned for Yosemite national park. Rooms big and airy it's not 5 star but good clean large rooms. Lovely surroundings we bought food from the restaurant and ate outdoors,total tranquillity. Pool good for a cool off after a days walking. Would definitely go back

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms were certainly not the best but they were comfortable and clean. The air conditioning was noisy as was the fridge. The restaurant had a limited menu and the bar and grill menu was also. However the food was good and the staff friendly

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Cedar House Restaurant
Cedar House Restaurant
Cuisines: American
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Cedar Lodge

Address: 9966 Highway 140, PO Box C, El Portal, CA 95318
Location: United States > California > El Portal
Price Range: $106 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cedar Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 211
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Also Known As:
Cedar Hotel El Portal
Cedar Lodge Yosemite
Cedar Lodge El Portal
Cedar El Portal
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