Overview of Great Cabin Near Yosemite!

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Private Kitchen
3 bedrooms, Internet
In-room dining

Entire cabin

3 bedrooms3 bathroomsSleeps 10

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Outdoor Space

Explore the area

    Popular LocationYosemite Arch Rock Gate Entrance12 min drive
    Popular LocationTunnel View25 min drive
    AirportMariposa, CA (RMY-Mariposa-Yosemite)38 min drive
    Popular LocationYosemite Big Oak Flat Entrance51 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 10
Bathroom 1
    Combined bath/shower
Bathroom 2
Bathroom 3

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cabin to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Great Cabin Near Yosemite!

Family-friendly cabin in El Portal
2,000 square foot cabin that sleeps 10. Cabin includes a bonus/game room great for kids! 3 Bedrooms include 2 master bedrooms, one with a soaking tub and the other with a jacuzzi access on the deck, 3rd bedroom has access to the deck. Deck is spacious with a BBQ and outdoor sink. Spacious living room with two pull-out sofa's. Fully stocked kitchen with an eat-in nook. Flat panel TV's in the living room and bedrooms with cable. Full washer/dryer. Rental also includes access to the Cedar Lodge Pool (walk or drive). Cleaning fee of $150 per stay. Deposit of $250 per stay. No smoking / no pets! Deposit will be forfeit for any violations. Non-paved road provides access to the cabin. Turn right after Cedar Lodge into the Indian Flats campground. From there, turn right (immediately) and follow the road up to the T, turn left at the T and you'll see the house. Enjoy your stay!
Rooms open to patios. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Hite's Hideout

Property amenities


  • Cross-country skiing and snowboarding nearby


  • Internet access

Parking and transport

  • Car required

Family friendly

  • Toys


  • 3 bedrooms


  • 3 bathrooms
  • Combined shower/bath

Outdoor areas

  • Patio

Location highlights

  • Near a hospital

Things to do

  • Power boating nearby
  • Sledging nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Water tubing nearby
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby


  • Sleeps 10



Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, which will enable you to manage your booking

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

We should mention

A car is required for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Great Cabin Yosemite El Portal
Great Yosemite El Portal
Great Cabin Yosemite El al
Great Near Yosemite El Portal
Great Cabin Near Yosemite! Cabin
Great Cabin Near Yosemite! El Portal
Great Cabin Near Yosemite! Cabin El Portal

About this area

El Portal

This cabin is located in El Portal. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Yosemite Valley and Yosemite Arch Rock Gate Entrance. Make sure you get close to the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Yosemite Arch Rock Gate Entrance - 12 min drive
  • Tunnel View - 25 min drive
  • Butterfly Creek Winery - 38 min drive
  • Badger Pass Ski Area - 47 min drive
  • Yosemite Big Oak Flat Entrance - 51 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportMariposa, CA (RMY-Mariposa-Yosemite) - 38 min drive


  • Cedar House Restaurant - 9 min walk
  • Canyon Bar & Grill - 9 min walk
  • Little Bear Pizza - 19 min walk
  • Park Side Pizza - 7 min drive
  • The River Restaurant & Lounge - 7 min drive
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Rating 5 - Excellent. 63 out of 76 reviews
5 - Excellent 83%
Rating 4 - Good. 10 out of 76 reviews
4 - Good 13%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 76 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 76 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 76 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Good upon first arrival but things got worse as the week went on
I had read other reviews about the place being dirty but upon arrival I was pleasantly surprised, it seemed clean and prefectly livable. As the stay went on we noticed more and more things that were wrong. Best thing was how close it was to the park. Biggest problem: the hot tub wasn’t properly cared for. It seemed fine when we got there but by the end of the week it smelled terrible. Some of us got pretty bad RASHES because the water wasn’t properly treated. This is unacceptable. Second biggest problem: the WiFi was essentially non existent. Technically we had WiFi but couldn’t stream any videos or even load Instagram. We even brought our own Apple TV to use but nothing worked. There were also no directions on how to connect in the house and it took us hours to figure it out. Trash: the trash is in basic cans on the outside patio. Every single night animals came and threw the trash everywhere. I understand you can’t do much about the animals but basic animal prevention trash cans would have been good. Coffee pot: was broken when we arrived so we had to make coffee and quickly transfer is to the blender. Made a huge mess. Washer/Dryer: dryer didn’t work. We did a load of laundry and couldn’t dry it so we ended up taking wet clothes home. We contacted the property about it during the trip but they didn’t respond. Overall cleanliness: it was fairly okay at first glance but the carpet in the main room was disgusting.

4/5 Good

Great location, house, and amenities
The pros: This house has a great proximity to Yosemite valley. It has a well stocked kitchen, with a pleasant deck just off of it. The bedrooms have comfortable beds, with enough space in each room. The house has access to a shared pool at the inn next door which we made good use of. The driveway could fit several cars if needed. The hot tub and the game room (which is tiny with one arcade and a so-so foosball table) are a plus. The cons: The dirt road leading to the house is steep and in poor condition, we drove a two wheeled truck in the summer and handled it fine, it would be tough in the winter. The internet is adequate, but not great, fine enough for surfing but not reliable enough for phone calls, WFH is pushing the limits. The cleanliness of the house is mediocre, the kitchen and bathrooms were clean, but the floors were probably just onced over with a Swiffer as we found hairs and snacks around that weren't ours. The sheets smelled like they were left in the washer for far too long. I only deducted one star for all these issues because in my opinion they are minor, none of these issues were so bad that we wouldn't stay there again.

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with family and small children
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, amenities
This property was so nice and an excellent location to visit Yosemite!
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Yosemite Vacation
The house was as advertised, nice and clean, owner was very responsive to our requests. The property did have a pack and play when we arrived which was not mentioned on the web site. The deck was great, the location to the park can’t be beat!

4/5 Good

Nice and Lovely place but not clean : )
The house was really cute and Lovely. The deck in particular. We enjoyed it a lot. The location of the house is also good. The one negative and challenging part is the access road. The uphill road to the house is not paved and driving will be really hard if you own a sedan. Be prepared! The second reason which lowered the rate for us was the cleanness of the house. Bathrooms were filthy.hairs on the floors : ( We had to clean and disinfect everything. Bed sheets and covers were not clean either! Whoever was supposed to clean the house didn't do his/her job well. There were no extra trash bag. only the ones in trash cans.

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