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Courtyard by Marriott Merced
3 out of 5
750 Motel Dr, Merced, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $93 per night
1.2 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (619 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Merced
Motel 6 Merced, CA - North
2 out of 5
1410 V Street, Merced, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $49 per night
0.84 mi from city center
2.9/5 (451 reviews)

"Service was great.abd if if I had any questions they gladly helped without hesitation"…"

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Motel 6 Merced, CA - North
Motel 6 Merced, CA
2 out of 5
1983 E Childs Avenue, Merced, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $51 per night
1.95 mi from city center
2.9/5 (755 reviews)

"they were nice. i and my family felt safe. the staff was fun an kind."…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Motel 6 Merced, CA

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Motel 6 Turlock, CA
2 out of 5
250 South Walnut Avenue, Turlock, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $57 per night
24.89 mi from city center
3/5 (444 reviews)

"I hated this place because of the way i felt i was being treated by certain employees. But upon reflection and an incident involving the owner, kent, i was able to understand him. He explained to us that some aquaintance's, who we briefly invited into our room, were banned from the hotel. He clearly ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2020

Motel 6 Turlock, CA
Great 4 Groups Merced 4bd/2ba House W/w/d
The price is $139 per night
2.86 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (2 reviews)
Great place, great people.

"It was so easy and the home was perfect, the owners were awesome and very helpful."…"

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

Great 4 Groups Merced 4bd/2ba House W/w/d
Luxurious BIG 4bd/2.5ba House Many Beds w/ Washer/dryer
The price is $139 per night
3.46 mi from city center
No reviews
Great House

"There were 6 of us staying at this house for a wedding in Merced and the house was really nice. It was clean and a great place to hang out with everything we needed for 4 days. The only thing I would suggest is to bring hangers as there are none in the closets."…"

Reviewed on May 22, 2019

Luxurious BIG 4bd/2.5ba House Many Beds w/ Washer/dryer
House With BIG Property. 4bd/3ba Next to UC Merced
The price is $125 per night
4.26 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Great property and location for what we needed. Close to lake McClure.

"Only reason I gave an "okay" for clean was because it was dusty, nothing we couldn't take car of our safe. Check in was easy. Very peaceful. Would definately stay again"…"

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

House With BIG Property. 4bd/3ba Next to UC Merced
Studio 6 Merced, CA
2 out of 5
1213 V St, Merced, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is $69 per night
0.94 mi from city center
3/5 (989 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2020

Studio 6 Merced, CA
Spacious Gregory CT House-
The price is $45 per night
1.96 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Comfortable home

"Quiet neighborhood. Quiet home. Quite comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2019

Spacious Gregory CT House-
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 $101 per night
2.12 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (182 reviews)

"I like everything, from the spacious rooms to the excellent customer service"…"

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

TownePlace Suites by Marriott Merced
Best Western Inn
2.5 out of 5
1033 Motel Drive, Merced, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $85 per night
1.33 mi from city center
3.4/5 (314 reviews)

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

Reviewed on May 24, 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 center
3.9/5Very Good! (428 reviews)

"Only problem was the Kerig coffee maker in the room did not work."…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Merced / Yosemite Area
Hampton Inn Turlock
2.5 out of 5
1821 Lander Ave, Turlock, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $101 per night
23.34 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (733 reviews)

"Very clean, friendly staff. Great location to highways."…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Hampton Inn Turlock
Travelodge by Wyndham Merced Yosemite
2 out of 5
1260 Yosemite Pkwy, Merced, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $66 per night
1.39 mi from city center
3.4/5Good! (994 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Merced Yosemite
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Turlock
2.5 out of 5
3301 Countryside Drive, Turlock, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $91 per night
26.66 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (315 reviews)

"When I booked this property it stated there was breakfast. There was no breakfast. Not even a continental breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott 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 34 Expedia hotels and other accommodations 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 center
  • The next closest is in Mariposa, CA (RMY-Mariposa-Yosemite), 28.4 mi (45.7 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Merced

Favorite family attractions include Merced County Fairgrounds 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 vacation, you'll find 14 hotels and other lodging accommodations to choose from in Merced. Here are top ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Merced - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its pool and comfortable, quiet rooms.
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Merced - Our customers like the WiFi and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Courtyard by Marriott Merced - This 3-star hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its pool and convenient parking.

Getting Around Merced

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

Dressing for Merced

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 68°F and the nighttime average to be 36°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 93°F during the day and 43°F at night
  • July through September averages 95°F during the day and 52°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 84°F during the day and 36°F at night
  • Average annual rainfall for Merced is 11.89 inches
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 94°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 37°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Merced?
Days Inn by Wyndham Merced / Yosemite Area is a favorite with Expedia customers. This hotel offers free WiFi and free parking. Reviews from our site also recommend Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Merced and Hampton Inn & Suites Merced as top choices for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Merced, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review top deals in Merced.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Merced?
To access more information about updating your trip to Merced or cancelling it, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Merced?
Based on reviews, Studio 6 Merced, CA is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Days Inn by Wyndham Merced / Yosemite Area and Quality Inn Merced Gateway to Yosemite.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation to Merced?
Rodeway Inn is a property with free parking and free continental breakfast, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good choices for your stay with the kids include Motel 6 Merced, CA and Studio 6 Merced, CA. Attractions like Merced County Fairgrounds and Applegate Park Zoo are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Merced?
Days Inn by Wyndham Merced / Yosemite Area is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options to stay with your pet include Rodeway Inn and Travelodge by Wyndham Merced Yosemite.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to University of California Merced?
Travelodge by Wyndham Merced Yosemite is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this property offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. It’s located 4.9 mi (8 km) from University of California Merced. Other good options in the area include Motel 6 Merced North and FairBridge Inn & Suites Merced/Gateway to Yosemite.
What about the best place to stay near Merced County Fairgrounds?
One of the top choices for your stay is Days Inn Merced / Yosemite Area, located a short 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Merced County Fairgrounds, and this hotel offers free breakfast and free parking. Motel 6 Merced North and FairBridge Inn & Suites Merced/Gateway to Yosemite are two other good choices within 5 miles.
What are some accommodations with pools in Merced?
Motel 6 Merced, CA is a top property with an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and in-room LED TVs. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include Hampton Inn & Suites Merced and Merced Inn and Suites.

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