Located in the world-renowned Yosemite National Park, the Majestic Yosemite Hotel perfectly combines a rich history with warm hospitality and elegant accommodation.

Originally built in the 1920s, the Majestic Yosemite Hotel boasts a scenic location in the centre of Yosemite Valley and is regarded as one of the area’s premier hotels. Featuring grand stone fireplaces, log-beamed ceilings, elaborate tapestries and stained glass, the hotel brings together a unique mix of design influences including Art Deco, Middle Eastern and Native American. From the hotel, you can set out to explore the park and its giant sequoias, sparkling waterfalls, rocky peaks and rich plant and animal life. Originally built in the 1920s, the Majestic Yosemite Hotel boasts a scenic location in the centre of Yosemite Valley and is regarded as one of the area’s premier hotels. Featuring grand stone fireplaces, log-beamed ceilings, elaborate tapestries and stained glass, the hotel brings together a unique mix of design influences including Art Deco, Middle Eastern and Native American. From the hotel, you can set out to explore the park and its giant sequoias, sparkling waterfalls, rocky peaks and rich plant and animal life. 

The beautifully appointed rooms, suites and cottages are designed with total comfort in mind, combining warm fabrics and rich woods with modern amenities. Rooms come with either one king or two double beds and offer glorious views of Yosemite’s signature scenery including Yosemite Falls, Glacier Point and Half Dome. The dining room, with its huge windows, vaulted ceiling, granite pillars and warm tones, provides a superb dining experience. 

Majestic Hotel, at a glance

  • AAA four-diamond hotel in Yosemite National Park
  • A National Historic Landmark listed on the National Register of Historic Places
  • 123 well-appointed rooms, suites and cottages with TVs, fridges, Wi-Fi, pillow-top mattresses, bathtub, air conditioning and laundry facilities
  • Rooms feature either one king bed or two double beds
  • High-ceiling dining room with floor-to-ceiling windows and chandelier 

For leisure and pleasure 

  • The hotel has a heated outdoor swimming pool, but you can also choose to swim in the park’s rivers and lakes
  • A range of discovery programs to enrich your Yosemite experience, including art classes, nature walks, stargazing and night walks in Yosemite Valley
  • The hotel has a sweet shop and gift shop
  • Bird watching, camping, biking and fishing in the park 
  • It was a complicated itinerary for 12 people and Tania got it spot on!

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    EM, South Africa, 2015