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The Ahwahnee

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
9005 Ahwahnee Drive, Yosemite National Park, CA, 93727, United States of America
4.2 out of 5 rating 123 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Ahwahnee in Yosemite National Park, you'll be in a national park, steps from Yosemite Valley and a 5-minute drive from Yosemite Falls. This 4-star hotel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Yosemite Visitor Center and 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from El Capitan.


Make yourself at home in one of the 123 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Additional features at this hotel include babysitting/childcare (surcharge), gift shops/newsstands, and a fireplace in the lobby. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the complimentary area shuttle.


Enjoy a meal at The Ahwahnee Dining Room, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours). Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include express check-out, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and a 24-hour front desk. Free valet parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Yosemite Valley
Ahwahnee Meadow - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Ansel Adams Gallery - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Yosemite Visitor Center - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Cook's Meadow - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Yosemite Mountaineering School - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Yosemite Falls - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Yosemite Valley Chapel - 2.3 km / 1.5 mi
Lower Yosemite Falls - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Swinging Bridge Picnic Area - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Sentinel Beach Picnic Area - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Nevada Fall - 5.4 km / 3.4 mi
Vernal Falls - 5.4 km / 3.4 mi
El Capitan - 6.6 km / 4.1 mi
El Capitan Meadow - 7 km / 4.4 mi

The nearest airports are:
Fresno, CA (FAT-Fresno Yosemite Intl.) - 155.3 km / 96.5 mi
Mariposa, CA (RMY-Mariposa-Yosemite) - 76.5 km / 47.5 mi

Check-in time starts at 4pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving November through April must bring snow chains for their vehicles or risk being denied entry to the park by the National Park Service.

Guests driving to the property should be aware of seasonal road closures. Hwy 120 (Tioga Pass) closes October through late summer, restricting east-to-west travel across the park. Yosemite's eastern gate and Tuolumne Meadows are not accessible when Tioga Pass is closed. Guests are advised to check local weather and road conditions/closures with the California Department of Transportation before travel.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 13 and USD 20 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free area shuttle
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Concierge services
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Ski shuttle
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Free valet parking
  • -Ski passes available
  • -Restaurant
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking