Yosemite View Lodge is a family-friendly hotel, set along the beautiful Merced River. The 336 contemporary guest rooms are spacious and built specially for large groups and families travelling to Yosemite. All rooms come with a kitchenette, equipped with a fridge, microwave and tea/coffee maker. You can also expect a fireplace in your room to add a cosy atmosphere. Most rooms will also come with a magnificent view of Merced River and mountain backdrop. With these rooms, you’ll have a lovely balcony to sit and admire the wonderful sights. Located in El Portal, the hotel is less than two miles away from the Yosemite National Park entrance, so you can easily access the park at your leisure.
Things to do at Yosemite View Lodge
The Yosemite View Lodge comes with a total of four swimming pools, three outdoor and one indoor, so families can take a dip and enjoy the California sun, even when they’re not visiting the park. The hotel also comes with seven spas, so you can have a little R&R in between your fun Yosemite activities. If you’ve brought a car with you on your Yosemite holiday, you can take a 30-minute drive to the centre of Mariposa and visit some of their local shops and restaurants.
How to get to Yosemite from Yosemite View Lodge
The Yosemite View Lodge is conveniently located about two miles away from the Arch Rock entrance to Yosemite National Park. By car, the journey will take less than five minutes to enter the park and 20 minutes to get to the Cathedral Beach Picnic area and Yosemite tunnel view. You can also take the YARTS bus to the national park. Park entrance fees are included in the bus ticket price.