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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 31 July 2011

Although it was an average motel, it was by far much better than other lodges of other National Parks I've stayed before (such as North Rim Lodge in Grand Canyon North Rim or Grant Grove Cabins in Sequoia and Kings Canyon NP) and for the same price! Yes, it is still expensive for the type of room offered, but at...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2011

We arrived through stunning scenery to Cedar Lodge. It's what you'd expect froma NP hotel and it was definitely family orientated which is fine. The receptionist was a young man who had all the charisma of Lurch from the Adamm's Family. He was so uninterested that we were there and needed to be checked in it was comical. The room...

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bobert1202, desk clerk at Cedar Lodge, responded to this review

as much as I like to watch the trip advisor reviews and laugh or agree with peoples opinions, this one in particular frustrates me. I work evenings (yes Im one of the teenagers), and Ill readily admit that we have bad days, however, my manager would never lie to a guest, certainly not a lie as obtuse as one of...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 22 July 2011

It is difficult to find accomodation around Yosemite if you dont book months in advance. We decided on our trip three months beforehand. This required me ringing around every other day for that time period until we organised our accomodation for family of five. We had a room for four days for five of us. One room, a double with...

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 18 July 2011

Just came back from a three night stay at the Yosemite area. This motel was great for our purposes. We had a standard 2 queen bed room. Room and bathroom was clean. There was enough room for mulitiple bags plus backpacks. We stashed our water bottles and sandwich stuff in the refridgerator. Beds were very comfortable...in fact, I've stayed in...

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Shropshire
Reviewed 13 July 2011

The business part was pretty good. The staff were helpful and considerate. The rooms are good and have most things we woyuld hope for/ The food side of thing were a disappointment. The grill is ok if you have low expectations. Let's face it a burger is a burger but the restaurant was poor. Bad menu. Massive portions of poor...

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Jasoncito1, Manager at Cedar Lodge, responded to this review

Unfortunately, Cedar Lodge is only loosely affiliated with the on-site restaurant. We have passed the comments on to the owners of the restaurant.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 July 2011

Stayed here for 1 night, and have to say it was really nice. Room was pretty spacious with a nice bathroom and good air con. What I like most was the scenery. The pool area was nice, all looked pretty clean. Staff were friendly, even though one guy I could barely understand. The restaurant was decent, pretty varied menu, service...

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San Luis Obispo, California
Reviewed 7 July 2011

This is a great place to stay because you have everything there you need all in one little campus arrangement. The lodge rooms are across the back with both indoor and outdoor pools. The entry registration in front has a great gift store. There is a littel diner by the outdoor pool (cheep) and a fancier restaurant next door if...

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Sydney
Reviewed 4 July 2011

We were very lucky to secure the lodge at Cedar lodge and it was fantastic! Two story with sleeping for up to 14 people, it's own beautiful heated pool and separate spa - this was a real find up near Yosemite. our kids loved having all the extra room to play and with a kitchen and laundry we would highly...

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Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 2 July 2011

I spent three nights there. The staffs are helpful and the location is pretty close to Yosemite. The king size bedroom is good. However, there is no WiFi in the room even 3G service does not work. All you can do is to pay the Internet fee $9/ 24hr and surf on the net in the lobby. You do not...

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Indianapolis
Reviewed 30 June 2011

If you read "I likes to travel"s review, it's basically exactly what I would say. I traveled with my husband to Yosemite, and this is the location we stayed for two evenings. We had a room with one large bed and a whirpool tub which my husband took advantage of after a long but pleasant day of driving. They had...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Cedar House Restaurant
Cedar House Restaurant
Cuisines: American
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Cedar Lodge

Address: 9966 Highway 140, PO Box C, El Portal, CA 95318
Region: United States > California > El Portal
Price Range: $127 - $307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cedar Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 211
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Also Known As:
Cedar Hotel El Portal
Cedar Lodge Yosemite
Cedar Lodge El Portal
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“Beware the property is directly off & facing 140 HWY. The ROOMs 140's are above the Housekeeping Laundry which runs all day until 10pm.”
 of 5 bubbles rgNjg60, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“try to get a room with a balcony with view on the hills”
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“The travelers were killed in room 509.”
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“Get a Deluxe Queen Room as it has a sofa seating area which will give more space for your belongings.”
 of 5 bubbles Boowicked, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“It is scenic all around ... maybe the room facing the heated pool could add more value.”
 of 5 bubbles RanjanGoenka, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
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