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Reviewed April 28, 2014

The location of the Curry Village is amazing. This should be the first reason (and for me the only one) to chose to spend here one or more nights. We spent one night in a heated tent (more expensive than a room in a hotel just outside the park). The shared bathroom were ok but I won't say they were clean, especially after dinner when everyone was getting ready for bed. It's a place that kids will love.

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Reviewed April 27, 2014

The location of Curry Village is right in Yosemite, whereas everywhere else is at least an hour's drive away. The tents are basic, but it makes for a good fun experience. The on- site food and drink is quite pricey. Any complaints are massively outweighed by the beauty of the area and the ability to cycle or hike to the best spots. Worth very penny.

Stayed: April 2014, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed April 25, 2014

We ended up at Camp Curry because our first choices at Yosemite weren't available. What a disappointment! Seriously overpriced for the accomodation at $200 plus tax per night. It turned out that the "cabin" was actually a four-plex sharing a single concrete slab. We spent two sleepless nights thanks to walls so thin we could clearly hear what people in neighboring units were saying and doing in their bedrooms and bathrooms. Our bathroom had holes and rips in the linoleum floor, a large crack between the sink and the wall and black mold on the shower curtain. The promised wi-fi in the distant common lounge was rarely accessible, and we all frequently waited in vain to get a connection. Food in the cafeteria was poor and overpriced, and the Peet's Coffee Bar was only open from 7 to 11. The best thing you can say about Curry Village is it offers easy accessability to the shuttle bus which takes you to other valley attractions, restaurants and shops.

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  • Stayed: April 2014, traveled with family
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Reviewed April 25, 2014

We stayed in one of the true cabins on the property. All things considered, it roomy, with a double and twin bed, full bathroom (shower/tub) and closet. Beds were comfortable and the cabin was clean. The cabin area is less crowded than the tent-cabin spaces, so it was peaceful and quiet as well. The location is great, right in the middle of the Valley. It's an easy walk to all the Valley has to offer and you can't beat the views! Curry Village offers dining facilities (cafeteria style or pizza) and also has an on-site grocery. We were there just before Easter weekend, so the crowds weren't at full capacity, but there was always a line (and about 30 minute wait) at the pizza deck. It was worth it as the pizza was great...we did take out and took it up to Tunnel View for a sunset picnic. The cafeteria was just that...marginal food at a high price. We often did frozen food at the store and used their microwave to heat it up. Much more affordable and no waiting. Accomodations in the park are pricey, especially compared to other National Parks, but it is worth it for the convenience of being in the middle of everything. I'm giving a 4 star rating for the location, convenience, overall experience - compared to other National Park accomodations.

  • Stayed: April 2014, traveled with family
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Reviewed April 24, 2014

Yosemite is a place you must go, more than once. There is so much to see, it is an amazing place to see. It is awe inspiring every time I go. We hike, bike around the valley, go to the shops, gallery, and museum. The drive is also great, and you can see what a fire does to the landscape, very interesting. A bucket list place to go for sure, but even better go as much as you can.

  • Stayed: April 2014, traveled with friends
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Reviewed April 22, 2014

i spent $38 for an evening at the Curry village tent cabin. Bed was comfortable, bathing and toilet facilities adequate-but way above any campground. A sense of community seemed present at the dining facilities and as always the scenary was sublime. a great Value-A great Experience and I would do it over again tomorrow. If you want luxury The Ahwanee Hotel is available nearby at $471 a night.

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  • Stayed: April 2014, traveled solo
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Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stayed in a non -headed tent #659 near the trailhead parking only 12 yards away. The tent was clean with plenty of blankets to keep you warm. This tent was 32 yards from the bathroom and 57 yards from the showers. They were both clean and had no problems with the hot water. The Curry Village restaurant & store is only 160 yards from the tent. And 150 yards from the Bus terminal #20, 14. We saw multiple people with dogs even in non-pave trails. Do your homework before you book your stay at Curry Village. We brought a light bulb plug adapter and cord to recharge our cameras in our tent. We give this place a 4 star The bed felt like a white goose feather bed along with the pillow both very comfortable. We only have three complains. The showers are too small for someone over 250lbs. People are really noisy even after 10p. Another thing that was disturbing people smoking.

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Additional Information about Half Dome Village

Address: 9010 Curry Village Drive, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389-9907 (Formerly Curry Village)
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Location: United States > California > Yosemite National Park
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Ski-In / Ski-Out Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 23 Specialty Lodging in Yosemite National Park
Price Range: $131 - $270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Half Dome Village 1*
Number of rooms: 503
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Half Dome Village is made up of a combination of rooms types. We have Hotel Rooms, Cabins with Private Bathroom, Cabins without Private Bathroom, Heated Tents and Unheated Tents. Our operations are seasonal and include 5 Food and Beverage Outlets in the Peak Season. We are located in the Southeast portion of the Valley. ... more   less 
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Curry Village Hotel Yosemite National Park
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