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    Big Trees Lodge

    8308 Wawona Road, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
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    • Excellent34%
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    • Terrible4%
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    Reviewed 9 November 2014

    The Wawona is wonderful if you like stepping back in time to a more relaxed era. It's clean, fresh and quiet. So nieces to NOT have television and muzak. Bring good shoes for walking and good books to read.

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    Reviewed 9 November 2014

    wonderful midweek get away to majestic yosemite. away from the valley's congestion to historic hotel hospitality. We got the views and some snow and felt very happy with our 2 night 3 day adventure. The safety and comfort of the hotel and grounds are notable....More

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    Reviewed 9 November 2014

    We usually stay at the Wawona on our way to Yosemite Valley, especially if we get a late start from L.A. It's 31 miles less to drive and well worth enjoying! My first impression when approaching is that Noah's ark landed in a field surrounded...More

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    Reviewed 7 November 2014

    Very clean, beautiful historic hotel in southern Yosemite, close to Mariposa Grove by car or free shuttle, an hour from Glacier Point or Yosemite Valley. We stayed in Moore Cottage, one of the smaller buildings on the premises, and we loved it for the quiet,...More

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    Reviewed 7 November 2014

    Great location, well run place as to be expected. Has all the classic features of historic hotel, but also implies that only those that understand the implications of historic hotels imply. Do not expect TV, or streaming internet videos. This is not holiday inn. But...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
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    • Golf course
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    • US$281 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    AnniversaryCouple138
    If we stay in the summer, is there air conditioning in the rooms?
    13 March 2017|
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    Response from Amanda L | Property representative |
    Hello, Rooms at the Big Trees Lodge, do not have air conditioning. Fans are provided in each guest room. Amanda L. General Manager
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    Erika G
    Thank you very much I wanted to book there but it seems you guys do t have anything available for tomorrow would you happen to have any cancelation?
    9 December 2016|
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    Response from Amanda L | Property representative |
    Hello Erika G. Unfortunately, The hotel is closed for the holiday break. We will reopen on 16th of December for the holidays. Amanda General Manager
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    Erika G
    How far is this from yosemite national park I try to put in maps and it tells me 1 hr 20min is this correct?
    9 December 2016|
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    Response from Amanda L | Property representative |
    Hello Erika G. Yosemite Valley is about an hour drive from Big Trees Lodge. However, the hotel is in the Park just inside the south entrance. Amanda General Manager
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