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Motel 6 Merced
2 out of 5
1983 E Childs Avenue, Merced, CA
Free cancellation
The price is £45 per night
1.95 mi from city centre
2.9/5 (750 reviews)

"Everything was very good , Service, Room, ambiance"…"

Reviewed on 20 Apr 2020

Motel 6 Merced
Courtyard by Marriott Merced
3 out of 5
750 Motel Dr, Merced, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £110 per night
1.2 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (618 reviews)

"It’s convenient and nice. I enjoyed driving to it and am having a great stay."…"

Reviewed on 21 Feb 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Merced
Studio 6 Merced, CA
2 out of 5
1213 V St, Merced, CA
Free cancellation
The price is £61 per night
0.94 mi from city centre
3/5 (1,042 reviews)

"Kiychen dished felt like home..everything was good"…"

Reviewed on 25 Apr 2020

Studio 6 Merced, CA
Motel 6 Merced North
2 out of 5
1410 V Street, Merced, CA
Free cancellation
The price is £44 per night
0.84 mi from city centre
2.9/5 (444 reviews)

"I love how polite they are and how much they give. Respect"…"

Reviewed on 6 May 2020

Motel 6 Merced North
Best Western Inn
2.5 out of 5
1033 Motel Drive, Merced, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £76 per night
1.33 mi from city centre
3.4/5 (311 reviews)

"Close and reasonably nice clean and very bery quite"…"

Reviewed on 24 May 2020

Best Western Inn
Days Inn by Wyndham Merced / Yosemite Area
2.5 out of 5
1215 R St., Merced, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £58 per night
0.62 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (412 reviews)

"The room was super clean, but the room is a little small. Totally worth the price though"…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Merced / Yosemite Area
TownePlace Suites by Marriott Merced
3 out of 5
229 South Parsons Avenue, Merced, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £106 per night
2.12 mi from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (170 reviews)

"The staff was friendly. Rooms were exceptionally clean. Visited during the COVID event and felt all precautions were taken to protect the guests."…"

Reviewed on 25 May 2020

TownePlace Suites by Marriott Merced
Travelodge by Wyndham Merced Yosemite
2 out of 5
1260 Yosemite Pkwy, Merced, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £59 per night
1.39 mi from city centre
3.4/5Good! (1,000 reviews)

"The place was close to the freeway and to UC Merced."…"

Reviewed on 18 Feb 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Merced Yosemite
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Merced
2.5 out of 5
151 S Parsons Ave, Merced, CA
Free cancellation
The price is £96 per night
2.12 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (864 reviews)

"Not in the best area of Merced but this hotel is clean, modern and well maintained."…"

Reviewed on 8 Apr 2020

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Merced
Comfort Suites Turlock
2.5 out of 5
191 N Tully Rd, Turlock, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £78 per night
24.86 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (774 reviews)

"No breakfast because of COVI-19. Great coffee. I really liked our suite. Very nice."…"

Reviewed on 9 Apr 2020

Comfort Suites Turlock
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Visiting Merced

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Merced, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its shopping and university setting.

  • You'll find 40 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of Los Banos
  • The closest major airport is in Merced, CA (MCE-Merced Municipal), 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Mariposa, CA (RMY-Mariposa-Yosemite), 28.4 mi (45.7 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Merced

Families come for attractions such as Merced County Fairgrounds, Merced National Wildlife Refuge and Applegate Park Zoo. University life is a highlight in the city and campuses to tour include Merced College and University of California Merced. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Poker Flats Casino and Merced County Courthouse Museum.

As you plan your holiday, you'll find 19 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in Merced. Here are top ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Hampton Inn & Suites Merced - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its family-friendly amenities and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Merced - Our customers like the pool and comfortable, quiet rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi.
  • Best Western Inn - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and central location.

Getting around Merced

If you want to venture outside the area, ride aboard one of the trains from Merced Station. Merced might not have many public transport options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Merced

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 20°C and the night-time average to be 2°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 34°C during the day and 6°C at night
  • July to September averages 35°C during the day and 11°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 29°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • Average annual rainfall for Merced is 306.30 millimetres
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 34°C, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 3°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Merced?
Days Inn by Wyndham Merced / Yosemite Area is a favourite with Expedia customers. This hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Merced and Rodeway Inn as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Merced, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel bookings are refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get top deals in Merced.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Merced?
Based on reviews, Studio 6 Merced, CA is a popular 2-star property for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other options to stay on the cheap include Days Inn by Wyndham Merced / Yosemite Area and Quality Inn Merced Gateway to Yosemite.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday in Merced?
Rodeway Inn is a property with free parking and free continental breakfast, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other choices for your stay with the children include Motel 6 Merced and Studio 6 Merced, CA. Also, attractions such as Merced County Fairgrounds and Merced National Wildlife Refuge are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Merced?
Days Inn by Wyndham Merced / Yosemite Area is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include Rodeway Inn and Travelodge by Wyndham Merced Yosemite.
What is the best spa hotel in Merced?
Courtyard by Marriott Merced is a top spa hotel featuring a restaurant, an indoor pool, a fitness centre and a bar. Why not spend some time relaxing in the hot tub? Other popular spa hotels in Merced include Hampton Inn & Suites Merced and Quality Inn Merced Gateway to Yosemite.
What's it like staying in Merced?
Families will find child-friendly activities in Merced, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its shopping and university setting. In Merced, there are 19 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What is there to see in Merced?
Families come for attractions such as Merced County Fairgrounds, Merced National Wildlife Refuge and Applegate Park Zoo. University life is a highlight and campuses to tour include Merced College and University of California Merced. A couple of additional sights to add to your itinerary are Poker Flats Casino and Merced County Courthouse Museum.
How can I get around Merced?
If you want to venture outside the area, hop on a train at Merced Station. Merced may not have many public transport choices, so consider a car rental to maximise your time.
What's the seasonal weather in Merced?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 24°C, while the coldest months are December and January, with an average of 9°C. Average annual rainfall for Merced is 306 mm.

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