We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Lee Vining Motel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Lee Vining
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Lee Vining Motel
View Map
{"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

39 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
There are newer reviews for Lee Vining Motel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 30: English reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2014

This is a small motel in Lee Vining and suitable to spend a night if you want to visit Yosemite, but not stay in the park itself. The room was clean and larger than I expected. There was sufficient parking space and prices were reasonable.

1Thank LeidsHertje
Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 14 August 2014

The sink it outside the bathroom in the room, a bit awkward unless it's just you and a partner. The windows aren't that secure. It is clean and affordable for the area. Staff was friendly and professional. Has what one needs for a decent nights sleep, but could be better. Wifi is super slow and not that good.

1Thank RFrancis
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 31 July 2014

For $70/night in the Eastern Sierras during the summer, this is a fantastic deal and I am grateful that it is here. This motel is exactly what it appears to be: Small rooms, with furniture that you would expect, bathroom clean and tidy. I found the room absolutely spotless. Service is four stars, the office is only open from 4:0pm...

1Thank TravelWarrior2000
Reviewed 19 July 2014

Needed a room for a night, town sorta full. Got my money's worth. Bed and pillows just ok, but the room was very clean, shower was a 9 1/2 Absolutely got my money's worth. Not what I'd choose for a long term stay but a truly honest value! My check in was honest and easy! I'm filling space for the...

1Thank JPG1944
Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 9 April 2014

I ride my motorcycle up to lee vining & Yosemite every year from my cattle ranch in poso flat Ca. In the southern sierras above bakersfield. And I only stay at the lee vining Motel. The price several years ago was $ 35. I think it was $40. Last Fall. If you want a higher quality hotel you will pay...

1Thank Egalleon
Wells, Nevada
Reviewed 28 September 2013

Guests are welcomed by a a note in the room: "Do not use faucet. Fridge and stove do not work". Room heating defect. Owner totally desinterested (I do not know). Needless to say that WIFI does not work.

5Thank Bert382
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Reception staff were ok but that is were it-went downhill. Wi fi was non existent along with customer care. The lights in our room were so dim my wife lost her contact lens in the so called bathroom. The water in the shower is best described as cool lukewarm at all times during the two nights we stayed there. My...

6Thank Patrick L
Milan, Italy
Reviewed 8 September 2013

No air conditioning, no fridge, one bed with one broken leg, small room, expensive (93$) and owner closed the office and went away at 20:30 so no way to ask help The only thing working is the wifi The worst experience in 3 weeks!!

3Thank Ssantin
Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 July 2013

When I first saw this motel, I wasn't sure about it. The owners did not emanate bonhomie and warmth. There was no air-conditioner, but they had signs up letting us know this before we took up the room. BUT, I was pleasantly surprised by the room. Ours was quite large, had a very high ceiling, which helped keep the room...

5Thank silverysue
Warstein, Germany
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Arrived late and were glad to find a place. Rooms are nice and clean. Hotel front area is set up very nicely for relaxing. The breakfast room is very nice and the breakfast is very cheap. Good place, would like to come again.

5Thank michael59-51

19 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (19)
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Room/Suite (8)
Bathroom (1)
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Lee Vining
0.2 km away
Lake View Lodge
Lake View Lodge
#2 of 4 in Lee Vining
557 reviews
0.1 km away
Yosemite Gateway Motel
Yosemite Gateway Motel
#4 of 4 in Lee Vining
236 reviews
34.6 km away
Walker River Lodge
Walker River Lodge
#1 of 5 in Bridgeport
178 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
34.8 km away
Mammoth Mountain Inn
Mammoth Mountain Inn
#6 of 31 in Mammoth Lakes
1,245 reviews
20.2 km away
June Lake Villager
June Lake Villager
#3 of 7 in June Lake
136 reviews
4.2 km away
Tioga Lodge at Mono Lake
Tioga Lodge at Mono Lake
#1 of 2 in Lee Vining
159 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Lee Vining Motel

Address: 51439 Highway 395, Lee Vining, CA 93541
Region: United States > California > Lee Vining
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Lee Vining Hotel Lee Vining
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Lee Vining Motel staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Lee Vining Motel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Away from the road would be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles fizzer67, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Inspect the room first, including the linen and bedding.”
 of 5 bubbles vizslatraveler, 18 Oct 2015 | Read review
“This is right on the 395, but so are all the motels in this town.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelWarrior2000, 31 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Choose Muepheys Motel, Lee Vining”
 of 5 bubbles Bert382, 28 Sep 2013 | Read review
“The higher the room number the further from the street... not that it matters... there's only about 50 feet difference.”
 of 5 bubbles ElizabethR123, 6 Sep 2012 | Read review
5 of 5