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Yosemite Hilltop Cabins

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St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 20 May 2015

I was looking for a place nearby Yosemite and this is it! Drive about 20 minutes to the visitor center in the valley. Great cabin in the woods - a perfect get away from the crowds after visiting beautiful Yosemite. The cabin was clean, well furnished, everything we needed for a 5 night stay was in the cabin. Directions were...

1Thank lavbeach
Reviewed 17 October 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights. We almost booked a place near Groveland, what a mistake that would of been because of the long drives into the park from there. This cabin is centrally located in the park and is only about 15 minutes from the valley. Very secluded and quiet at the cabin, loved the hot tub after a...

1Thank Joe P
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 10 October 2014

...if there had not been the Dog Rock Fire in Foresta. We stayed one out of three booked nights and everything was fine. A nice little hut with everything we needed- simple & remote in the middle of Foresta. When we came from the mountain next day the idea was to sit outside the cabin, a nice book & some...

4Thank jle2010
Newark, Delaware
Reviewed 18 June 2014

After finding the Hilltop Cabins on TripAdvisor, my husband and I booked the Sage cabin a year out for our stay here May 31-June 5, 2014. We had a fantastic time and would recommend these cabins to anyone. We arrived on a Saturday, having driven from SFO airport to Yosemite. We stopped in a town along the way (Dublin) to...

12Thank hfritzinger
New Hampshire
Reviewed 29 May 2014

My husband and I rented Sage Cabin from May 20th-23rd 2014. We can't say how much we loved this cabin. Renting process and getting there was easy. Cabin is about 15 mins away from start of the Valley. It was spotlessly clean, equipped with a very cute and functional propane fireplace for heating (useful on the first COLD night!) and...

4Thank willowtree59
Banbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 April 2014

We stayed here for two nights in April 2014. It's a little way from the valley floor (about 15 minutes to the Bridalveil Falls and another 10 or so to the visitor centre), which suited us perfectly as even though it wasn't peak season it was crowded in the valley. And anyway, it's a beautiful drive. The cabins were quiet...

4Thank Jecca68
Reviewed 31 December 2013

We stayed in the Sage cabin for 4 nights--- since the Sage and Lupin cabins are identical and right next to each other, this review applies equally to the Lupin. Our experience was generally positive except for disappointments stemming from false advertising. First the good: the cabin is well-constructed, well-furnished, and cutely decorated. The hot tub is great. The bed...

12Thank flipper314
Steve B, Manager at Yosemite Hilltop Cabins, responded to this review

I feel that this review is unfair and that a 2 star rating is unwarranted. Read the review and decide for yourself. As of Jan 2014, I changed internet service providers. The new service is faster and should eliminate the problems described by the above guest. In response to the poor cellular phone coverage described by the above guest, Yosemite...

Reviewed 11 October 2013

Yosemite was the highlight of our recent LA trip and Lupin cabin was very conveniently located, only seven or eight miles away from the Village. The cabin is attractive and well equipped, probably more comfortable for a couple than two friends as we had to make up the sofa bed which was a bit more rough and ready than we...

1Thank MargaretMcG
Gainesville, Florida
Reviewed 8 October 2013

We stayed for 4 days in the Lupin Cabin. First, the good: excellent location in Yosemite -- you are around a 15, 20 minute drive from the main valley where all the key sites are located. The cabin was clean and spacious, and out in the forest, you can enjoy peace and quiet. It is stocked with silverware and glassware,...

3Thank Wizrapp
Strandhill, Ireland
Reviewed 2 October 2013 via mobile

This was our 2nd stay at Sage Cabin, for 5 nights recently. I didnt even look for somewhere else to stay. The cabin is spacious, clean, superb location 10 mins drive from the valley floor. Foresta is also a world away from the busy floor, its nice to get away in the evenings. We only seen one hummingbird this time...

1Thank irish_captain

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Yosemite Pines RV Resort and Family Lodging are located within the gates of Yosemite National Park in the tiny community of Foresta. It is hard to believe that such a quiet and peaceful place like this exists just fifteen minutes from the sometimes bustling Yosemite Valley.The cabins are very private. Even though the Sage and Lupin cabins are right next to each other they are oriented to maintain maximum privacy. Each cabin has 17-foot-tall wood beam ceilings with ceiling fans and lots of windows to take advantage of the beautiful views of the surrounding mountains. When you are at the cabins you can see the top of El Capitan, Yosemite's world famous 3000 ft tall granite cliff.Each cabin has a master bedroom with a comfy king-size bed and down comforter. They also have a full bath, full kitchen, and reading loft. Each cabin also has its own patio with a high quality Weber gas barbecue. Fantastic hiking and running trails with wildflowers, waterfalls, and wildlife can be accessed right from the cabins.The Sage and Lupin cabins are available for nightly rental and are have all the amenities: TV, telephone, DVD player, microwave, coffee grinder, and coffee maker. The cabins are heated in the winter by propane heaters that looks like a wood-burning stoves. Both cabins have air conditioning for your summer comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yosemite Hilltop Cabins

Address: 1276 Dana Way, Foresta, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
Region: United States > California > Yosemite National Park
Number of rooms: 1
Also Known As:
Yosemite Foresta Hilltop Cabins Hotel Yosemite National Park
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“There are some nicer cabins & hotels that have Internet if you real need it.”
V5423RVstevenb, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“Either cabin is fine. Position makes no real difference!”
andym80, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Both cabins are great, offer privacy, Lupin is more "out front" than Sage, but either is comfortable and quiet.”
lavbeach, 20 May 2015 | Read review
“Sage Cabin slightly better located than Lupin, but Lupin has bigger windows in bedroom. Both are great choices though.”
willowtree59, 28 May 2014 | Read review
“Get started early on your Yosemite activities as parking lots fill up quickly.”
DanfromMichigan, 30 Jul 2013 | Read review
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