Welcome to Best Western Yosemite Way Station Motel!
We have Yosemite National Park as our backyard, and guests in our Mariposa hotel enjoy a great value along with a fantastic small town location.
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We are near Yosemite and the Sierra's, which makes us a favorite for outdoor enthusiasts. Walking, hiking, bike riding, Zipline, watersports and outdoor adventures abound in Mariposa County.
Along with Yosemite, other must-see attractions exist in Mariposa. The Mariposa Museum and History Center is an exciting place to pass an afternoon, visit our historic Courthouse or 1850 Jail or the California State Mining and Mineral Museum which are all favorites. Whether your passion is hiking, fishing or relaxing, there is plenty to be had at or near this Best Western in Mariposa.
Situated in a park-like setting, there are seven excellent restaurants within walking distance, including fine dining options. Friendly staff members at our 24 hour front desk are happy to offer recommendations and tips to guests for their travels. From casual strolls, to fishing, to Zipline Adventure Ranch, there are hours of fun to be had for the entire family.
Visit Mariposa Grove or 3 other groves of the Giant Sequoias. Photographers especially enjoy the incredible bounty of Mother Nature that surrounds this Mariposa/Yosemite area. Of course, antiquing, gold panning and visiting the shoppes are also possibilities. Explore the Old West the way it was mean to be with horseback riding tours.
Centrally located to many local attractions, many travelers especially appreciate the conveniences of our pet friendly, non-smoking hotel. Federal, State and Private company employees enjoy this site as they take care of business quickly with free Wi-Fi, free parking and our free Full Hot breakfast.
Reserve your spacious, peaceful room at Best Western-Yosemite Way Station TODAY.
News from the Front Desk
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $30 per day with a $100 per week maximum. A refundable cleaning & damage deposit of $100 is required upon check-in. If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the deposit can become non-refundable and the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair/cleaning.
Hotel location and the surrounding area
We drove into Mariposa from Vegas late evening. We planned on only one night before visiting Yosemite. We had no complaints about our room and appreciated all the in-room amenities. I wouldn't...
By Tami S
Skagway, Alaska on 27-Jan-2020
I really wanted to give this place a better rating because I typically love staying at Best Western. The staff here were very friendly and the location of this place is perfect for walking to town...
We based ourselves in Mariposa for a visit to Yosemite for a couple of days. This was the perfect spot in this wonderful little town. Everyone, not just the at the Best Western, were helpful and...
Great place, friendly staff and beds and rooms are really tidy. Very handy locations to Yosemite if you are only doing a day or two. Easy access to town and a short walk to most things. Would...
Birkenhead, New Zealand on 17-Dec-2019
Very comfortable stay at convenient town location. Always stay here when in the area to visit family. Friendly staff, clean rooms, good beds. Waffles with a BW right in the middle and sausage and...
Complimentary full breakfast, Choice of breads, Danish, cereals, fruit, Hot eggs, Hot breakfast meat, waffles, yogurt, milk, juices, coffee and tea, etc
Outdoor pool, seasonally open depand on weather condition
Spa, seasonally open and heated depending on weather conditions
Country Park with tennis courts
Free high-speed Internet access
24-hour front desk
Cable or satellite television
Mail services, at lobby/front desk. Delivery and Postage available for sale
Wedding services, Wedding hall, Reception Area
Massage services Massage Services available - Call to schedule appointment
Multilingual staff, (English, Spanish, German)
Guest laundry, 3.00 USD fee per load, open from 6:00 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Laundromat Coin washers and dryers available 6:00-22:00
Laundromat 2 coin washers and 2 coin dryers available for guest use. Detergent for sale in Lobby.
Express check out Via email, FAX or Front desk pick-up
Late check out $10.00 per hour after 11:00 check-out; Until 14:00
Safe deposit box, At front desk/reception
Airline desk Local and Yosemite National Park travel information, Maps, Activity Reservation assistance
Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless internet access
Business center, free use of 2 desktop computers. Computer printouts, fax services and copies for nominal fee.
Parking for the physically challenged
Free parking, car, motorycle and bus
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Adjacent to the Mariposa County Park with swimming, basketball, tennis, skateboard park, BBQ and Picnic area, child's gym
Located adjacent to the Mariposa Arts Park, summer music series, and the Mariposa Arts Council
Public Space ADA Accessible Features:
Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
An accessible lobby entrance door
Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
Accessible table in eating area
The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
Public restrooms accessible
Accessible fitness center
Accessible business center
Accessible meeting space
Swimming pool area accessible
Guest Room Communication Assist Features:
Visual notification devices for door knocks
Telephones have volume control
Hearing impaired alarm clock available
Rooms are spacious and all bathrooms have tub/shower combinations. Of the 77 rooms, nine have king beds with hide-a-bed sofas, three have king beds without sofas, 64 have two queen beds and one room with a king bed is fully mobility accessible.
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 1
Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
Bathtub seat available
Rails in bathroom
Wheelchair accessible available
Raised toilet with grab bars
Safety bar in shower available
Walk-in shower available
Extra wide doors in bathrooms
Lowered vanity areas
Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)
Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:
Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
Accessible clear floor space
0.60 mile(s) from Mariposa Museum and History Center, gold panning
2.00 mile(s) from California Mining and Mineral Museum
30.00 mile(s) from Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Steam Railroad
32.00 mile(s) from Yosemite National Park entrance
45.00 mile(s) from Giant Sequoia Trees, southern end of Yosemite Park
45.00 mile(s) from Sierra National Forest
.25 mile(s) from Charles Street Dinner House full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner, steaks/ribs, seafood, pasta and salads. Wine and beer served.
.1 mile(s) from Castillo' s Mexican, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner
.75 mile(s) from Miner's Roadhouse 140, bar/lounge, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, family style - steaks, poultry, and seafood. Ph: 209-966-2444
25.00 mile(s) from Oakhurst
32.00 mile(s) from Merced
72.00 mile(s) from Fresno
169 mile(s) from San Francisco
20.00 mile(s) from fishing
20.00 mile(s) from river rafting
45.00 mile(s) from horseback riding in Yosemite Park
55.00 mile(s) from skiing at Badger Pass
40 mile(s) from Ansel Adams, Noted Photgrapher of Yosemite- Ansel Adams Gallery at https://www.artsy.net/artist/ansel-adams
120 mile(s) from San Jose International Airport
80 mile(s) from Fresno Yosemite International Airport
160 mile(s) from San Francisco International Airport