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Melbourne, Australia
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181 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having made a reservation to sit outside for dinner, on arrival we were advised that we could not sit where we wanted due to an issue with bees and everyone had come inside - not a problem, but within minutes of us being seated, people were being taken outside. Considering that we had a reservation to sit outside, I would... More 

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Thank JCM81
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, JCM81. We’re also disappointed to learn about your experience. Please, in an effort to rectify your situation, contact us directly so that we may take the appropriate steps in addressing this matter. More 

Clarendon Hills, Illinois, USA
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52 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far one of the worst place I have ever stayed at. Especially at 155.00/ night for a week day and $. 185.00/night for a Friday! Omg! It was barely clean enough for my dog!!! The Resturant was ok but extremely expensive for what you got. If I had a fly swatted I could have killed a dozen... More 

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MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback autumn foods and apologize for your unsatisfactory experience. Please, contact us directly so we may take action in this matter. We’d like nothing more than to rectify this situation. More 

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Denmark
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5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best time here, and the view and swimming in the river was fantastic. We had the river house with the patio over the river and we liked it very much. Glenn gave us the best attention, we are very gratefull. I have done 100 of hikes in USA over the last 20 years and Sequoia are one... More 

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MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Michael, We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the views and meals here at the Gateway Restaurant and Lodge. Thank you for sharing and we will be honored to see you again soon! More 

Houston
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30 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here overnight while visiting the park. It's in a beautiful location on the river right next to the entrance to Sequoia. There are very few rooms, so reservations several months in advance may be necessary. The room was clean and comfortable (although nothing fancy). What we liked most about this place was the restaurant. It's by far the... More 

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MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this review

Hi, BanjobobHouston. Thanks for your feedback. We’re happy to know you enjoyed your stay and the meals at our restaurant. It was a pleasure having you here, come back soon! More 

Louisville, Kentucky
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Pick this hotel due to proximity to Sequoia National Park (it's one of 5 closest) and the pretty lovely view of the restaurant. I was right on both account; but really underestimate how bad the room is. The hot shower is really barely functioning (it could pour scorching water if you don't tune it well before); shower space is really... More 

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MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this review

Hi, DC_Louisville. We’re surprised to learn about your experience. In an effort to rectify your unsatisfactory visit, we’d like for you to contact us directly so we may get to the bottom of your claims. More 

Peoria, Illinois
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Overpriced, substandard food. Slow service. Flys kept buzzing us inside dining area. The pasta sauce for my wife's meal sure tasted like Prego. View was the only thing that we enjoyed. You may want to bypass this and keep looking.

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MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, Jim. We’re sorry to hear about your experience and hope we can resolve this. Please, contact us directly so that we can discuss your situation further. More 

Montgomery Village
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73 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Wonderful, local restaurant located on the Kaweah River, close to Sequoia National Park. Small, cozy bar and indoor and outdoor restaurant seating. Spectacular view of the river; outdoor seating puts you next to the river. Good food, respectable menu and decent service. Family-friendly. So glad I stopped!

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MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this review

Patrick, We are pleased you found your stay to be cozy and menu delightful. We appreciate you stopping by to enjoy the outdoors with us. Thank you for sharing! More 

charlotte, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

We had an excellent experience at the Gateway Lodge and Restaurant from the time of our arrival until we left. We arrived at 1230 pm and we were told the room would not be available until 3pm so we ate lunch at the lodge..which was excellent food. We were told at that time our room was ready...yay..so we finished lunch... More 

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Thank Carolyn O
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this review

Carolyn, We are happy to hear you had an excellent experience at our Lodge. Heidi, Katelyn and Trinity, are all wonderful servers and we will be sure to recognize them for providing you with great service. We appreciate your feedback and hope that you and your family have a memorable experience to last a lifetime. More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

We visited the Sequoia National Forest and stayed over at the Gateway Lodge. The room is lodge quality and clean. We had a great meal outside on the deck and watched the river flow strong. The owner of the lodge made sure we were happy and comfortable. They took care of us and even shared his amazing pappy van winkle... More 

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MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this review

William, Thank you for sharing such kind words. We hope you enjoyed the Pappy Van Winkle collection and are glad to hear you found the residents here to be friendly and informative. We appreciate your feedback and hope you enjoyed your stay. More 

Zaltbommel, The Netherlands
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22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Restaurant sits ned to the logde. You can sit outside next to the river. They have a nice menu and the good was great. There is a large selection of wines available. We stayed at the Buckeye Three Lodge. That's next door, because of that they give 10% off.

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Thank stephanlisa81
MGR_Guest_Relations, Manager at Gateway Restaurant and Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Stephanlisa81, Thank you for sharing your review with us. We do appreciate your feedback and are glad to hear you enjoyed our menu and wine selection. For future reference, we do also offer competitive rates for staying with us if you're back in town. We hope to see you again soon. Thank you once again for your positive review. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lodging renovation completed March 2014. The Gateway Restaurant and Lodge is located just 1/4 mile from the Main Entrance to Sequoia National Park on Highway 198. If offers a full service bar and restaurant along with a lodge containing 5 standard rooms, a cozy honeymoon cottage on the river with a dry sauna room and a two bedroom river house that sleeps up to 8 people. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gateway Restaurant and Lodge

Address: 45978 Sierra Dr, Three Rivers, CA 93271-9500
Location: United States > California > Three Rivers
Price Range: $134 - $492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Gateway Restaurant and Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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