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3+BR/3BA IN Yosemite Nat'l Park, 2303 sf, 1025 sf deck, hot tub, game room, Wifi

Friends Lodge in Yosemite
9 reviews
Friends Lodge in Yosemite
Deck facing home
Deck, overlooking Chilnualna Falls Creek
Huge deck with enclosed tree, overlooking creek, 2 tables each seats six
Deck with hot tub
Entry to Friends Lodge
Kitchen and Dining Room, shows side table
Dining Room.  Table seats up to 10
Laundry off Dining Room
River Room - 1st floor 2 queen beds (tempur-pedic)
River Room - 1st floor faces creek.
Downstairs Bathroom opens to Bedroom and Hallway (Tub/Shower)
Living Room facing Front Entrance
Living Room with glass front woodburning stove
Living Room looking into Game Room
Game Room looking towards Chilnualna Falls Creek
Wawona Room, upstairs river side Queen bed (Tempur-Pedic)
Wawona Room, upstairs river side two XL twins (Tempur-Pedic)
Wawona Room has two cots in closet
Upstairs common bathroom (tub/shower)
Upstairs Study - Reading area
Convertible Full-Size Futon in Study
Upstairs Study - river side dormer
Upstairs Study - Front-facing dormer
Master Bedroom queen bed (Tempur-Pedic)
Yosemite Room - Master - upstairs front with ensuite
Master Bath - Double Vanity, Shower
Master Bathroom double sink vanity; shower on right, toilet room on left
Master Bathroom Shower with Dormer window
Game Room looking into Living Room
Countertop Bar, Dining Room, facing Kitchen
Downstairs bathroom
hot tub, facing east
Hot tub from above (no diving!)
Chilnualna Falls Creek
Backyard, Chilnualna Falls Creek
Chilnualna Falls Creek, backyard
Chilnualna Falls (late Summer)
Chilnualna Falls Creek
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Rental Home -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14
Yosemite National Park, California
RECENT CHANGES: No per person extra charge.
SPECIALS: (Discounts cannot be combined)

1) Sept 6th through Nov 17th , 2016, 3rd night is free
2) AAA or AARP rates with membership
3) 7 nights for price of 6
4) 50% off rental of wedding and event center with qualifying rentals

ADDITION ADDED in November, 2014: 3rd Bathroom; "Study" with Full size Futon, Master bedroom ensuite. Our family-friendly home close to the Merced River's South Fork (Actually IN Yosemite) is beautiful in every season. Chilnualna Falls Creek runs a few feet beyond our back yard. Comfortable and welcoming - pets OK - with every amenity: Satellite TV, Game room (foosball), Hot tub, Full laundry and Full kitchen, Wireless Internet (DSL), Generator, Linen service, Central heat and Central air conditioning. Spend evenings on the huge deck (suitab...
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About the Owner, James F
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Nov 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Reviewed September 20, 2012 for a stay in September 2012

Green Bay Wisconsin
Reviewed September 20, 2012 for a stay in September 2012

Reviewed September 11, 2012 for a stay in September 2012

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Quiet hours: 10 pm - 7 am. <br>up to 2 pets permitted, if well behaved. (Additional charge.)
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Default 3 nights
Jun 1, 2017 -
Sep 4, 2017
3 nights
Sep 5, 2017 -
Sep 30, 2017
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2 nights
Oct 1, 2017 -
Nov 21, 2017
Mid Range / Economy
2 nights
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  • Property Damage Waiver: $39 / stay - Fee
  • Cleaning fee: $75 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Recent Change: No Additional Per Person Charge.

Discount available for AAA, AARP, Senior, or repeat renters.

Prices quoted are before bed tax of 10% and Assessment tax of 1%

A $39 non-refundable Damage Protection Plan purchase is applied at check in in lieu of $1000 deposit

Pets must be well behaved and house trained. Note that pets must be on a leash outside and are restricted in other ways per Park Service Regulations.

Please note that pet charge is $25 per day per pet, plus tax. Maximum of two pets unless by special permission.

A cleaning fee of $75 is charged

CANCELLATIONS -- If you need to cancel your reservation, your deposit of about 50% will be fully refunded only if you notify us at least 30 days prior to arrival on your reservation. Once you are within the cancellation time frame, date changes (including dropping nights), are not allowed.
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About the neighborhood
Wawona (entirely within Yosemite National Park) offers small town hospitality, world class scenery and adventure, amenities such as local shopping, fine dining and golf at the historic Wawona Hotel as well as access to Yosemite Valley, Badger Pass, Glacier Point, and the 1000+ square miles of Yosemite's high country.

Our home, Friend's Lodge, is minutes by foot from Chilnualna Falls trailhead, and the confluence of Chilnualna Falls Creek -runs just beyond our backyard- and the Wild & Scenic South Fork of the Merced River. Wawona is a terminus of two major Yosemite trail heads. Chilnualna Falls trailhead will lead you to exquisite and isolated swimming holes carved out of the rock, and the high country, beyond. The Swinging bridge is a pleasant and easy walk away from...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Fresno International Airport, Fresno, CA: 69.0 mi
Railway: Amtrak, Merced, CA: 85.1 mi
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