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Get an overview of this hotelRiverside hotel with 2 restaurants and indoor pool

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Popular property highlights

Free parking
Restaurant
Swimming pool
Business centre
Grocery store

Location

Situated on the riverfront, this hotel is 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from Yosemite Arch Rock Gate Entrance and within 20 miles (32 km) of Yosemite Falls and Bridalveil Fall. Tunnel View and Yosemite Visitor Center are also within 20 miles (32 km).

Hotel features

Along with 2 restaurants, this hotel has an indoor pool and an outdoor pool. Self parking is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café and a lazy river are on-site.

Room amenities

Rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus wireless Internet access (surcharge) and TVs with satellite channels. Free local calls, ceiling fans and free toiletries are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool and an outdoor pool, Cedar Lodge provides a lazy river and a spa tub. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a nearby corner/local shop. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is available at a surcharge.

Event facilities measuring 900 square feet (84 square metres) include conference rooms. El Portal's hotel also offers tour or ticket assistance, a BBQ and multilingual staff. Complimentary self parking is available on-site.

  • Picnic area 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Lazy river 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Built in 1978 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool sunloungers 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 84 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Limited WiFi (surcharge) device count 1 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 900 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Spa tub 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 6 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 10.00 for multiple hours )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 10.00 for multiple hours )

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Free toiletries 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Television 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Limited WiFi (surcharge) device count 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

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

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool, an outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a lazy river.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site 
  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Snowshoeing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 7 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

An adult aged 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.
Guests driving to the property should be aware of seasonal road closures. Hwy 120 (Tioga Pass) closes October through late June, restricting east-to-west travel across the park. Yosemite's eastern gate and Tuolumne Meadows are not accessible when Tioga Pass is closed. Guests are advised to check local weather and road conditions/closures with the California Department of Transportation before travel. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 5 per night.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
No lifts

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 10.00 (for 12 hours, 1-device limit, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 10.00 (for 12 hours, 1-device limit, rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD5 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Cedar Lodge El Portal
  • Cedar Lodge
  • Cedar El Portal
  • Cedar Lodge Yosemite
  • Cedar Hotel El Portal

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