When you stay at Cedar Lodge in El Portal, you'll be on a river and within the vicinity of El Portal Market.

This hotel is within the region of Yosemite Arch Rock Gate Entrance and Big Oak Flat Information Center.

Make yourself at home in one of the air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers and ceiling fans, as well as phones with free local calls.

Take advantage of recreational opportunities offered, including an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, and a lazy river. Additional amenities at this hotel include wireless Internet access (surcharge), gift shops/newsstands, and tour/ticket assistance. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the area shuttle (surcharge).

Grab a bite to eat at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 2 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available for a fee.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, multilingual staff, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Planning an event in El Portal? This hotel has facilities measuring 900 square feet (84 square meters), including conference space. Free self parking is available onsite.

Property Features

Cedar Lodge offers its guests an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, a lazy river, and a spa tub. There are 2 restaurants on site, as well as a coffee shop/cafΘ and a grocery/convenience store. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is available in public spaces for a fee.

Event space at this hotel measures 900 square feet (84 square meters) and includes conference space. Tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and multilingual staff are also featured at Cedar Lodge. Self parking is free.

  • 2 levels
  • 6 buildings
  • 2 dining venues
  • 900 sq ft of conference space
  • 84 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1978
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Conference facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Convenience store
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Lazy river  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 10.00 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 10.00 per day )

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Air-conditioned accommodations at Cedar Lodge are accessible via exterior corridors and offer coffee/tea makers and complimentary toiletries. Televisions come with satellite channels.

This El Portal hotel provides wireless high-speed Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include ceiling fans and blackout drapes/curtains. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan

Food & Drink

Guests can enjoy buffet breakfast for a fee.

Cedar House Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can enjoy swimming in either the indoor pool or seasonal outdoor pool, or splashing in the river along the hotel's private pebble beach, with direct access from the hotel. A spa tub is also on site. Four gazebos as well as barbecue pits and picnic areas offer areas for relaxation and family get-togethers.

A variety of outdoor activities are offered in the area around the hotel, including hiking, camping, and river rafting. Ahwahnee Golf Course, 60 miles away, is open to the public.

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 
  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Snowshoeing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Fishing on site 

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 7 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 5 per night.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 10.00 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 10.00 per day (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 5 per night
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Name

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