Productivity Set Free
Productivity Set Free
Productivity soars when you get away from it all. Removed from everyday surroundings, people become open to fresh perspectives, new opportunities and the ideas of others. With clear minds, imaginations are set free. This is why Yosemite has become a cherished place for group meetings. Through the generations, presidents, royalty and CEOs from all types of industry have been inspired by Yosemite's untamed beauty and wide-open spaces.
Only here will you find the unmatched combination of well-equipped meeting spaces, beautiful accommodations, spectacular meals, Yosemite’s breadth of team building activities—and a gracious staff dedicated to your group's success.
When you choose to have your event at Yosemite National Park, you’ll be given single point of contact—someone you can depend on to help plan and execute your event to your exact specifications. Their guidance along with our signature Complete Meeting Package will make your event truly effortless.
Complete Meeting Packages are for groups of 10 – 550 guests, and include a welcome reception, breakfast, morning coffee refresh, lunch, afternoon snacks, meeting space, audio/visual equipment, and lodging for all your guests.
To learn more about the value of our Complete Meeting Packages please submit a Request for Proposal (RFP).
Yosemite Meeting Venues
Yosemite National Park excels at matching every group’s unique needs and preferences with the perfect venue. From the upscale The Majestic Yosemite Hotel to the rustic camp setting at Half Dome Village, our four distinctive properties assure you'll find the perfect setting for your meeting.
Half Dome Village
Rustic, comfortable and with some of the best views in Yosemite National Park, Half Dome Village is a favorite for groups wanting to mix productivity and outdoor recreation in a camp-like setting. Guests will stay in tent cabins before heading into the central pavilion’s dining/meeting room each morning. At your request, we’re happy to set up individually enclosed breakout rooms to boost productivity. Half Dome Village can accommodate up to 400 guests—but is also ideal for groups as small as 10 people.
Nearby, you'll find Half Dome Village’s outdoor amphitheater, which is ideal for large group gatherings, award ceremonies and presentations. Between meetings and at the end of the day, your group will enjoy swimming, rafting, fishing, horseback riding tours—and of course hiking Yosemite's famous trails. Our expert guides can take your group on custom hiking and horseback riding tours throughout Yosemite National Park, for a truly unforgettable experience.
Take a look at the Half Dome Village floor plan to see if it's right for your group. You’ll enjoy a single point of contact as you plan your meeting event—making Half Dome Village the perfect choice for groups looking for an affordable, easy solution in the heart of Yosemite.
Big Trees Lodge
Step back in time to an era when things moved at slower pace, and people had time to balance productivity and relaxation. Built in 1879, Big Trees Lodge is an authentic Victorian-era hotel, complete with white clapboard buildings and stunning wraparound porches. Its impeccably manicured lawns, exceptional dining and nine-hole golf course make it a popular meeting destination for groups of 25 to 150 people.
Just 45 minutes from Yosemite Valley, Big Trees Lodge welcomes summertime guests with a sparkling swimming pool, nearby hiking trails with stunning views of Yosemite's famous waterfalls, and available guided horseback trips. In the winter, guests enjoy cross-country skiing and snowshoeing—with easy access to Yosemite Ski & Snowboard Area Ski Area.
Yosemite Valley Lodge
Groups are drawn to Yosemite Valley Lodge year after year, combining productivity and relaxation in the comfort of the lodge’s stunning glass and timber architectural design. Just steps from North America's highest waterfall, and surrounded by beautiful landscaping, Yosemite Valley Lodge is as picturesque as it is ideal for getting business done.
Two banquet rooms can accommodate up to 150 guests, making it perfect for corporate retreats and conferences. Its central location makes it a wonderful basecamp for groups eager to explore Yosemite National Park. When you choose Yosemite Valley Lodge for your group event, you'll have a single point of contact will assist you with planning—everything from configuring spaces to creating custom outdoor experiences for your group.
The Majestic Yosemite Hotel
The Majestic Yosemite Hotel itself has become an icon of Yosemite National Park—joining the likes of El Capitan and Half Dome as must-see landmarks. As the only Four-Diamond hotel in Yosemite, it offers unparalleled service, exceptionally well appointed rooms and meeting spaces, fine dining, and architecture inspired by its majestic surroundings.
Commissioned in the 1920s in the pursuit of drawing more affluent visitors to Yosemite National Park, the Grand Yosemite is a testament to the vision and perseverance of American ingenuity. Its towering ceilings, massive stone fireplaces, intricately hand-stenciled beams, and hand-made stained glass windows are all masterfully combined under one roof. Today, six meeting rooms—many with stunning views of Half Dome and Glacier Point—are perfect for groups of 25 to 150.
Wherever you choose to have your group event in Yosemite, you'll enjoy truly delectable dining options—from fully catered banquets to casual dining, and even delicious barbecues and picnics. We pride ourselves in the breadth of our menu choices, the quality of our food, our ethically and sustainably sourced ingredients, and the talent of our chefs and servers. Personalized for your group’s needs and preferences, every meal will be a nourishing and memorable part of the Yosemite experience.
Our online RFP form is the fastest and easiest way for you to provide us with all the information about your upcoming group event. After reviewing your RFP, we’ll quickly be in touch with you with our recommendations and an overview of how we envision your event at Yosemite.
Our dedicated, full-time event staff will work with you every step of the way—from planning your event to ensuring that it goes off without a hitch. We pride ourselves in our exceptional customer service and ability to customize every experience to each group’s unique preferences, budget and vision.