Wawona Hotel

Wawona Hotel


Intimate Victorian Charm

Intimate Victorian Charm

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PLEASE NOTE: The Wawona Hotel will remain closed for the upcoming visitor season in order to complete necessary electrical repairs and upgrades and will likely not reopen until Spring 2021. LEARN MORE >


One of California's original mountain resort hotels, the Victorian-era Wawona Hotel was originally established in 1856. Situated 27 miles (16.5 km) from Yosemite Valley on Highway 41, this National Historic Landmark is near the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias and the Pioneer History Center. 

Accommodations consist of 50 standard hotel rooms with private bath and 54 standard hotel rooms with shared bathrooms. The hotel dining room serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. In the evening, wind down your fun-filled day by gathering around the piano for musical performances in the lounge. Seasonal amenities include a nine-hole golf course, a swimming pool, and riding stables

Wawona Amenities


  • Summer Saturday Night Barbeque
  • Golf Course
  • Pioneer Yosemite History Center
  • Hiking Trails
  • Wawona Hotel Horse Stable
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool (seasonal) 
  • Non-Smoking
  • Free Guest Parking
  • Cozy Fireplace in the Winter
  • Sun Room 
  • Manicured Lawn
  • Evenings with Musical Performances 
  • Dining Room

Room Amenities

Comprised of six whitewashed Victorian buildings, the Wawona Hotel rooms feature antique furnishings and authentic period decor. 


  • Private or Shared Bathrooms
  • Grand Verandas Available
  • Rollaway Cribs Upon Request
  • Victorian Decor
  • No TVs or Telephones
  • Daily Housekeeping

Room Types

Rooms with Bath | Rooms without Bath

Guest Services & Policies



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Rooms with Bath

Every room is unique, with elegant furniture from the Victorian era and authentic period decor. In keeping with the authentic Victorian decor, there are no TVs, telephones or internet available in the guest rooms. 

3 Bedding Options: 1 Queen Bed, or 2 Double Beds, or 1 Double and 1 Single Bed


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Rooms without Bath

These rooms are elegantly decorated in the Victorian style and share a bathhouse located nearby. Bring your cozy robe will make for a warm, pleasant walk to the bathhouse. In keeping with the authentic Victorian decor, there are no TVs, telephones or internet available in the guest rooms. 

2 Bedding Options: 1 Queen Bed, or 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed


Guest Services & Policies