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Top Yosemite National Park Historic Hotels

Comfortable and Spacious Vacation Home Near Golf and Redwoods, in Yosemite Park
4.7/5Exceptional! (74 reviews)
Wawona Cabin

"Great cabin for family . Lots of game systems for chill time, supplies for preparing meals were wonderful. Great hikes to the river , swinging bridge, and Maricopa Grove very close by. Bedding and cooking options are great."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Comfortable and Spacious Vacation Home Near Golf and Redwoods, in Yosemite Park
Castagna's Chestnut Lodge
Yosemite National Park, CA
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4.7/5Exceptional! (39 reviews)
Great Yosemite Cabin!

"This place is almost perfect! Super new & clean, and we loved the A-frame shape. Beds are super comfy and bathrooms are clean. Full-time residents next door are adorable and an added bonus! (Please be nice to them and drive slowly on their dirt road!) It is a bit of a drive from here to get to a ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

Castagna's Chestnut Lodge
Enjoy A Clean and Cozy Cabin Inside Yosemite National Park
4.5/5Wonderful! (47 reviews)
Pensylvania to Yosemite

"When my son and family come to visit me in LA we usually do the amusement parks. All closed so Yosemite sounded like a good subsitute. We had a great time. Even the teenagers. Location was excellent, no issue on getting into the park. Kitchen had plenty of pots, pans and dinnerware for our group.The ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Enjoy A Clean and Cozy Cabin Inside Yosemite National Park
Two Story Cabin With 2 Decks Over Looking the The Merced River
4.3/5Excellent! (23 reviews)
Lovely retreat

"My family and I very much enjoyed our stay in your mountain cabin. We had a little difficulty getting in to the place as I hadn't written down the key entry code and there was no phone service and we didn't have the wifi password and we had to drive to find someone with cell phone service. AT&T didn't ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2019

Two Story Cabin With 2 Decks Over Looking the The Merced River
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Guide to Yosemite National Park Historic Hotels

When you take a Yosemite National Park getaway, it is easy to choose a chain you are familiar with, or a modern hotel. You may be used to your hotel having all the familiar amenities. However, staying in an in a more distinctive accommodation can enhance your holiday. Staying in a Yosemite National Park historic hotel still accommodates you with a fully-furnished room that is also bustling with personality. Furthermore, it allows you to surround yourself in Yosemite National Park's history.

Old-World Charm, New World Amenities

Many of the historic accommodations in Yosemite National Park transport you to a historic era as soon as you pass through the front door. With Victorian-style architecture and locations in the heart of Yosemite National Park, it will become obvious what makes Yosemite National Park renowned. Luckily, you aren't required to live like the hotel's past guest. While these accommodations may be vintage, they have many modern amenities to help you keep in touch or relax during your getaway. You'll discover rooms outfitted with a cozy bed and just about everything you may need for a wonderful stay.

Once you have spent time admiring the hotel's grounds, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich region by checking out the art galleries and famous landmarks. With several historically important landmarks in Yosemite National Park, you can take a long walk through this region's past while you are on your visit. Begin your trip by checking out Ahwahnee Hotel or Rangers' Club. If you still have some time to spare you can head to Parsons Memorial Lodge to take in more of Yosemite National Park. If you require more suggestions, be sure to ask your hotel's staff, or flip through the 183 comments. Our comment section has tips from fellow travelers that may lead you to a fantastic spot to have dinner or more places to go during your stay in Yosemite National Park

Book Your Yosemite National Park Historic Hotel

If you are wishing to get the most out of your Yosemite National Park visit, staying in a vintage hotel will elevate your time spent in this historic city. Having 201 of these one-of-a-kind lodgings to select from. Rates on these Yosemite National Park historic hotels range from to . You are bound to find one that you'll love. However, like the historical locations you're exploring, these rates won't last forever. Book soon to get your room in one of these unique properties.

Frequently asked questions

What should I expect on my historical trip to Yosemite National Park?
You’re likely already making plans to see the places with historical relevance during your trip to Yosemite National Park. Why not appreciate the riverfront during your visit?
What's the best place to stay in Yosemite National Park to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Castagna’s Chestnut Lodge is a top historic cabin bookable on our site and it features in-room kitchens. Other choices near historic sites include Comfortable and Spacious Vacation Home Near Golf and Redwoods, in Yosemite Park and Enjoy A Clean and Cozy Cabin Inside Yosemite National Park.
How many historical hotels are located in Yosemite National Park?
In Yosemite National Park, there are 201 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 4 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights in Yosemite National Park?
Yosemite National Park is notable for landmarks like Pioneer Yosemite History Center. The hiking trails and riverfront highlight the natural beauty with places to discover including Yosemite Falls, Yosemite Valley, and Glacier Point. Other popular sights include Yosemite Visitor Center and El Capitan.
What is a historic hotel like in Yosemite National Park?
By choosing a historic hotel, you can spend a night or two in a building that has an officially recognized historic designation. A palace, castle, grand home or even an old police station, pub, lodge, or skyscraper can be turned into a historic hotel provided that it’s of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are typically preserved within the guestrooms or public spaces of historic hotels in Yosemite National Park, giving a historical feel.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is a term often used in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S. overall though the terms are similar. The architecture and actual building of a historic hotel is generally what’s most significant. For a heritage hotel, often it’s the cultural value along with how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in Yosemite National Park have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you might expect, while every effort is made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades. WiFi, heating and air conditioning, updated bathroom facilities, and the usual amenities found at a contemporary hotel will be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you choose a historic hotel in Yosemite National Park, you won’t be staying at a place that is rundown or uncomfortable.

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