Cedar Lodge

9966 Highway 140, El Portal, 95318, CA, United States
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Boasting a prime position just 8 miles from Yosemite National Park’s Arch Rock entrance — amid a natural setting in El Portal — Cedar Lodge is in proximity to a wealth of notable attractions such as Yosemite Valley and Falls, Half Dome, El Capitan, California State Mining and Mineral Museum, as well as Mariposa County Visitor Center.

The Cedar Lodge showcases a host of modern items that encourage guests to feel right at home like air conditioning with climate control, refrigerator, premium satellite channels, free local calls, voice mail, clock radio, in addition to coffee/tea maker. What’s more, perks including complimentary toiletries, shower/tub combination, blackout curtains, windows that open, together with daily housekeeping facilitate convenience and satisfaction. Upon request, iron/ironing board, hair dryer, and cribs/infant beds can be obtained.

Hotel Facilities
The Cedar Lodge houses a number of outstanding on-site eating venues; namely, a vintage-style diner for classic American fare, delicious cuisine served throughout the day at Cedar House Restaurant, and The Emerald Room, which displays exposed wood beams and pictures of the area’s majestic landscape. This inclusive establishment also celebrates direct access to Merced River, relaxing indoor and outdoor pools, spa tub, lovely picnic grounds with barbecue grills, not to mention well-stocked gift shop and grocery store. Vacationers also revel tour/ticket assistance, video library, event catering, ski storage, dry cleaning/laundry service, cocktail bar/lounge, billiards, plus first-rate banquet hall while those traveling professionally value a multitude of business-related provisions. The friendly, 24-hour front desk is readily available to assist with virtually any need.

For those travelling by vehicle, Cedar Lodge affords free parking on the premises. Furthermore, this ideally located hotel is on the river where a plethora of water-themed activities are found.

Cedar Lodge Hotel Services and Facilities

Free WiFi Free parking Free breakfast

Hotel facilities

  • 24 hour front desk
  • ATM Machine
  • BBQ Grills
  • Hot Tub or Spa
  • Lounge/Bar
  • Non-Smoking Facility
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool - Indoor
  • Swimming Pool - Outdoor
  • Beachfront

Guest reviews

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stayed in July, 2019
Guest Score 10.0 out of 10
Our room was huge, tidy and well appointed with fridge and coffeemaker. Hotel located in beautiful area and close to Yosemite Valley. Great value for the money.
stayed in June, 2019
Guest Score 9.0 out of 10
Excellent location to visit Yosemite. Clean room and bathroom and super comfortable bed. Loved pool and hot tub. Breakfast was good. Superb service.
extra pay for Wi-Fi

Cedar Lodge FAQ

What are the check-in and check-out times at Cedar Lodge?
The guests can check in from 16:00. Check-out time is 11:00.
What is the nearest airport to Cedar Lodge?
Merced, CA, United States (MCE-Merced Municipal) is located 44.8mi from the property.
Does this property have a pool?
Weather permitting, the outdoor pool is perfect to enjoy a moment of relaxation.
Is smoking allowed on the premises?
The establishment is entirely non-smoking.
Is there a lounge or bar at Cedar Lodgel?
Guests may find a large selection of both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages at the in-house bar/lounge.
Is there a jacuzzi or spa on the premises?
A jacuzzi or a whirlpool is at guests' disposal on the premises.
Is the front desk open 24 hours?
Our helpful 24-hour front desk is ready to assist you with any inquiry.
Are there ATM machines nearby?
An ATM machine is conveniently located on the premises.
Are there barbeque grills on the premises?
Enjoy barbecuing with family and friends by using the on-property grills.
Are there restaurants nearby or on-site?
Looking for a place to eat? The property offers at least one full-service restaurant.
How close is Cedar Lodge to the beach?
Guests can take advantage of the hotel's direct access to a beach.

How to book Cedar Lodge

Making reservations for Cedar Lodge on this website is a secure and straightforward process. To check the nightly rates of Cedar Lodge, simply begin by selecting the desired dates/length of stay and click the "Check Rates" button. Comparison and decisions can then be made with the display of pricing information for each style of guest room. Information regarding room features and amenities is provided in the center of the screen. Having made the decision for dates, room style, and rates, simply locate and click on the "Book Now" button on the right hand side of the screen.


After making this selection you will be transferred to a "Complete Your Booking" form where various information will be requested in order to reserve your room at Cedar Lodge. The "Details of Your Stay" will be displayed for your review so that you can ensure all information regarding your visit is acceptable and understood. After reviewing the details, proceed by filling in the information requested in the "Guest Details" section. Answer the few basic questions required. Please be sure to look over all supplied answers so that important details such as name and email address are spelled correctly. Upon completing this, simply select the "Complete Reservation" button to finish booking your room at Cedar Lodge. The use of a secure commerce server ensures that all personal data such as credit card information is secure and encoded into a non-usable form.

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Guest reviews
...Excellent location to visit Yosemite. Clean room and bathroom and super comfortable bed. Loved pool and hot tub....
Overall score: 9.5
(out of 10) Based on 2 votes
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Area information

    Airports near Cedar Lodge

    • Merced, CA, United States (MCE-Merced Municipal) - 44.80 mi
    • Mammoth Lakes, CA, United States (MMH-Mammoth Yosemite) - 55.27 mi
    • Modesto, CA, United States (MOD-Modesto City - County) - 60.50 mi
    • Fresno, CA, United States (FAT-Fresno Yosemite Intl.) - 61.96 mi


    • Hetch Hetchy Railroad Museum - 3.74 mi
    • California State Mining and Mineral Museum - 14.51 mi

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