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Yosemite Gateway Motel

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Derby, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Overpriced. Needs renovating as everything is dated and worn out. Not clean. Very thin walls, next to busy road, small and cramped. Unfriendly person checked us in - very frosty. Took money out if account as soon as we booked. Only good thing is the view. Would not recommend.

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Troy, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for a night, to our Surprise the hotel location is apt for Sunrise view and the management as well have taken care to provide with good infra to enjoy the view. Well kept rooms, has good outlook and overall good one for the price and the location.

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Thank Harish P
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night which was lucky us! The motel is run down and the ruling in the bathroom is extremely poor. The plaster and cracks in the bedroom is poor and looks really unkempt. The walls are paper thin and the road noise could be heard as well as people talking next door. If anyone walked on... More 

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San Diego
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used the Yosemite Gateway to get close to Tuolumne Meadows, to start our 7 day High Sierra vacation. A perfect start. Nothing fancy, but a beautiful view of Mono Lake, cute restaurants walking distance, and places to pick up that extra hat or whatever before the hike. This is our second stay, and I would stay again.

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Sacramento, California
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like many others have noted in their reviews, this place is nothing fancy, but adequate. I was in town for one night for work; check-in, check-out were no fuss. I was in room #12 with its front page view of Mono Lake...spectacular at sunrise! Towels and sheets were clean; shower curtains a bit musty. Can't speak to the price since... More 

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Bear Valley, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I planned a trip with my husband to visit Mono Lake and Bodie. This hotel has a lot to be desired, especially for the price. Beings how it is in a gateway town your going to get the higher prices. This hotel has no air conditioner but does have a portable unit. There is a wall heater as well. The... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy check in from afar Great view from the room Small town so close to walking everywhere Dated but still comfortable and clean Forgot my I pad/phone chargers and they mailed them back to australia for $30

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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here enroute from Tahoe to Yosemite. We had the family room. It's in a good location and you don't hear the road noise. Rooms were adequate albeit a pretty tired. Bathroom basic but fine. Would recommend this place as a 1 night stopover but not for longer. Price wise it felt expensive for what it was but there... More 

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

The best thing is the location for visiting the lake – if you have time, drive to South Tufa and Navy beach for amazing sightseeing and photography!! Motel was fairly basic for the price with bathroom, furnishings and equipment all in need of upgrade. No AC and wifi not working. A cool welcome from the girl on reception – this... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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189 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

I can give three stars in evaluation of this property only for two reasons: 1. It has a great view of the Mono lake; 2. There is a cat named Ozzy living on the property, and he’s really something, if you are a cat lover you’ll find him really amazing. All the rest leaves much to be desired. But I... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about Yosemite Gateway Motel

Address: 51340 Highway 395, PO Box 250, Lee Vining, CA 93541
Location: United States > California > Lee Vining
Price Range: $109 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Yosemite Gateway Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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