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Private Luxury Riverfront Retreat, 10 miles from Yosemite
4.85 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Yosemite Lodging
"Beautiful, private setting near river. The road to get to the house was 3.6 miles, one way, paved along the river. Tells you how private the property is.....Had a lovely outdoor kitchen area but none of the chefs recommended were available to cook for us. We were not allowed to use oven ourselves ..."

Reviewed on 2 Sep 2021

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Private Luxury Riverfront Retreat, 10 miles from Yosemite
Great cabin near Yosemite!
4942 Hites Mine Rd, El Portal, CA
3.84 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (86 reviews)
Lovely house, great location
"We had a wonderful time at this beautiful vacation home. It is well appointed with everything you need and our party of 8 enjoyed our stay immensely. The hot tub was welcome after long hikes and the use of the pool at Cedar Lodge was a huge plus. The location is perfect for visiting Yosemite. You ..."

Reviewed on 30 Aug 2021

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Great cabin near Yosemite!
River Rock Inn
2.5 out of 5
4993 7th St, Mariposa, CA
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The price is £111 per night from 1 Oct to 1 Oct
16.49 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (447 reviews)
"I liked the cleanliness of the room and the layout. Bathrooms were clean and ample. Room was cool and overall clean. Will stay here again."

Reviewed on 7 Sep 2021

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Mother Lode Lodge
2 out of 5
5051 Highway 140, Mariposa, CA
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The price is £67 per night from 1 Oct to 1 Oct
16.52 mi from city centre
3.2/5 (435 reviews)
"towels and bedsheets not changed daily. Overall though, a nice experience. Lodge is close to restaurants and gas. Manager very nice. Satellite TV. Pool."

Reviewed on 30 Jul 2021

Mother Lode Lodge
White Chief Mountain Lodge
2 out of 5
7776 White Chief Mountain Rd, Fish Camp, CA
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The price is £90 per night from 3 Oct to 3 Oct
15.78 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (538 reviews)
"Very close to park and quiet place to unwind. Wish the room was bit bigger"

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2021

White Chief Mountain Lodge
B104 · 1 BDR Studio w Full Kitchen- Inside Yosemite National Park
7540 Henness Cr B104, Yosemite National Park, CA
The price is £304 per night from 20 Sep to 20 Sep
4.14 mi from city centre
2.7/5 (12 reviews)
Yosemite west
"The location was great. The room was a good size for 2 people. Enough supplies. refrig space. We enjoyed being to go the Valley daily and the quiet area. We will come back. The kitchen a little outdated, but it was fine"

Reviewed on 10 Sep 2021

B104 · 1 BDR Studio w Full Kitchen- Inside Yosemite National Park
A112 · A112 Studio Inside Yosemite Park- Mins From Badger Pass and Valley
The price is £302 per night from 18 Oct to 18 Oct
4.12 mi from city centre
3.3/5 (8 reviews)
Yosemite West
"The room was good, but we had 4 adults, a little tight, but fun. It was great to be so close to the valley and the parking great."

Reviewed on 10 Sep 2021

A112 · A112 Studio Inside Yosemite Park- Mins From Badger Pass and Valley
Evergreen Lodge Yosemite
3.5 out of 5
33160 Evergreen Rd, 30 miles east of Groveland, Groveland, CA
The price is £188 per night from 14 Oct to 14 Oct
14.47 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (993 reviews)
"This is a unique property in that it is very remote, has a luxury summer camp feel, and is an eco-friendly property. It is located near the Hech Hetchy valley, a great place to hike. The property has all kinds of activities for adults and kids, fine dining, and no TVs."

Reviewed on 12 Sep 2021

Evergreen Lodge Yosemite
Inn the Woods Suites
3.5 out of 5
44621 Silver Spur Trail, Ahwahnee, CA
19.12 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (157 reviews)
"This is a beautiful freshly decorated property in a gorgeous location. Kathy and team were welcoming and knowledgeable about the area. We will always remember sitting on the deck after a hard day's hiking in Yosemite looking out over the hills and listening to the crickets. Magical!"

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2021

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Inn the Woods Suites
Rush Creek Lodge at Yosemite
3.5 out of 5
34001 Highway 120, 23 miles east of Groveland, Groveland, CA
The price is £261 per night from 14 Oct to 14 Oct
10.98 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (991 reviews)
"Nice property with attentive service staff, beautiful grounds and good tasing food on site. I did not like that most of the staff did not wear masks during the pandemic while serving food. The room was nice and big however you could tell some areas were not cleaned properly and two of the outlets ..."

Reviewed on 8 Sep 2021

Rush Creek Lodge at Yosemite
Best Western Plus Yosemite Way Station Motel
2.5 out of 5
4999 Highway 140, Mariposa, CA
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The price is £115 per night from 3 Oct to 3 Oct
16.61 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (992 reviews)
"Very clean, wonderful supportative and friendly staff, nice large room and bathroom area. Everything worked like it should. Breakfast was very nice. Convenient location. Would highly recommend staying here."

Reviewed on 15 Sep 2021

Best Western Plus Yosemite Way Station Motel
The Ahwahnee
4 out of 5
9005 Ahwahnee Drive, Yosemite National Park, CA
12.33 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (200 reviews)
"No housekeeping and food was very good but no table service (Covid rules) but rules were dated."

Reviewed on 11 Jun 2021

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The Ahwahnee
The Yosemite Inn
2 out of 5
5180 Jones St. & Highway 140, Mariposa, CA
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The price is £69 per night from 17 Oct to 17 Oct
16.33 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (289 reviews)
"Friendly helpful staff"

Reviewed on 16 Sep 2021

The Yosemite Inn
Yosemite Valley Lodge
3 out of 5
9006 Yosemite Lodge Drive, Yosemite National Park, CA
11.07 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (198 reviews)
"Amazing views and close to trails. Absolutely a great time"

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2021

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Yosemite Valley Lodge
Miners Inn
2 out of 5
5181 Highway 49 N, Mariposa, CA
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The price is £88 per night from 26 Sep to 26 Sep
16.38 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (983 reviews)
"It was quiet & safe surroundings"

Reviewed on 9 Sep 2021

Miners Inn
Mariposa Lodge
2 out of 5
5052 Highway 140, Mariposa, CA
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The price is £82 per night from 17 Oct to 17 Oct
16.52 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (831 reviews)
"Perfect location if you want to visit Yosemite"

Reviewed on 7 Sep 2021

Mariposa Lodge
Yosemite Riverside Inn
2 out of 5
11399 Cherry Lake Road, Groveland, CA
16.22 mi from city centre
3.6/5Good! (987 reviews)
"Wonderful Stay!"

Reviewed on 15 Aug 2021

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Yosemite Riverside Inn
The Monarch Inn
2 out of 5
5059 Highway 140, Mariposa, CA
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The price is £74 per night from 10 Oct to 10 Oct
16.51 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (191 reviews)
"Everything is good"

Reviewed on 11 Sep 2021

The Monarch Inn
Yosemite View Lodge
2.5 out of 5
11136 Highway 140, El Portal, CA
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The price is £171 per night from 21 Sep to 21 Sep
0.76 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (2,270 reviews)
"Perfect place to stay near Tesomite."

Reviewed on 15 Sep 2021

Yosemite View Lodge
Nature's Inn Bed and Breakfast
3 out of 5
44625 Silver Spur Trail, Ahwahnee, CA
19.11 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (346 reviews)
"Very quite and great hosts"

Reviewed on 16 Sep 2021

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Visiting El Portal

Nature enthusiasts will enjoy exploring El Portal, and visitors give high marks for the riverfront, beautiful parks and top-notch restaurants. Relaxing and welcoming, this city also attracts tourists with its local tours. Around the area, top sights include El Capitan, Yosemite Valley and Yosemite Falls.

  • There are 7 hotels and other accommodation options in El Portal
  • The closest major airport is in Mariposa, CA (RMY-Mariposa-Yosemite), 18.1 mi (29.2 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in El Portal

The city's rivers, hiking trails and parks provide a picturesque setting, and places to visit include Sierra National Forest. In the area, you'll also find El Capitan and Yosemite Valley.

As you plan your holiday, you'll find 7 hotels and other lodging options available to choose from in El Portal. These are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • Yosemite View Lodge - This 2.5-star hotel features 3 outdoor pools, 2 restaurants and an indoor pool. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its family-friendly amenities and bar.
  • Cedar Lodge - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and comfortable, quiet rooms at this hotel. This 2-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool and an indoor pool.
  • Red Bud Lodge - Amenities at this 2-star motel include free WiFi and free parking. Expedia customers like its dining options and comfortable, quiet rooms.

Outside the city, popular places to see include Yosemite Falls, located 11.2 mi (18 km) from the city centre, and Glacier Point, which is 11.8 mi/18.9 km away.

Dressing for El Portal

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 19°C and the night-time average to be 3°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 34°C during the day and 7°C at night
  • July to September averages 36°C during the day and 14°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 30°C during the day and 3°C at night
  • El Portal gets about 750 millimetres of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 35°C, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 4°C

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