Book your room at Yosemite View Lodge
Fronting the wild Merced River 2 miles from Yosemite National Park
With a stay at Yosemite View Lodge in El Portal, you'll be on a river and close to Yosemite Arch Rock Gate Entrance.
This lodge is within the vicinity of Tunnel View and Badger Pass.
Make yourself at home in one of the 336 air-conditioned rooms featuring fireplaces. Rooms have private balconies. Kitchenettes are outfitted with refrigerators and microwaves. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment.
Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. This lodge also features wireless Internet access (surcharge), gift shops/newsstands, and tour/ticket assistance. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the complimentary area shuttle.
Satisfy your appetite at one of the lodge's 2 restaurants. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Yosemite View Lodge
At your hotel
The Yosemite View Lodge has three pools—one indoor and two outdoor—and five spa tubs, including four outside on the patio. One of the outside pools and several of the spa tubs have views of the wild Merced River rushing alongside the hotel. The hotel also has a snack bar, a restaurant and a pizzeria. The hotel's tour desk can assist with arranging Yosemite National Park adventures.
- Indoor pool
- Outdoor pool
- Spa tub
- Total number of rooms - 336
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of floors - 4
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Laundry facilities
- Picnic area
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Wireless Internet access - surcharge
- Area shuttle (complimentary)
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Snack bar/deli
- Free self parking
- Free RV, bus, truck parking
- Number of buildings/towers - 6
Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge
Park your car
Free self parking, Free RV, bus, truck parking
In your room
- Premium TV channels
- Climate control
- Access via exterior corridors
- Air conditioning
- Free local calls
- Coffee/tea maker
- Cookware, dishware, and utensils
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- Iron/ironing board
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Cable TV service
- Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
Eat and drink
The River Restaurant - Serves fine cuisine, cocktails and beverages. Breakfasts and dinners are served daily.
Parkside Pizza - Serves pizza, sandwiches, fresh salads, and refreshing beverages. Closed from November through March.
The wild and winding Merced River, right behind the lodge, is renowned for white-water rafting. Yosemite National Park, a mountain wonderland, offers hiking, rock-climbing, fishing, birding, wildlife viewing, bicycling, horseback riding, swimming, rafting, skiing, snowshoeing, and strolls through ancient sequoia groves.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Downhill skiing nearby
- Cross-country skiing nearby
- Snowshoeing nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Rafting nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Sledding nearby
- Snow tubing nearby
The fine print for Yosemite View Lodge
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
When you leave
Check-out time is 11 AM
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 9.99 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per night