Destination guide

Delight in the glacial landscape of Yosemite West

The glaciers, riverfront and waterfalls display a scene truly unique to Yosemite West. Renowned for its hiking, skiing and camping, this city welcomes all visitors. Glacier Point and Half Dome are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Yosemite West

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Yosemite West a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Badger Pass (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Cathedral Beach Picnic Area (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Wawona Golf Course (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Swinging Bridge Picnic Area (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Butterfly Creek Winery (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Yosemite West

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Yosemite West is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Glacier Point (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Half Dome (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • El Capitan (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Yosemite Falls (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Vernal Falls (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Mariposa Grove (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Yosemite West

The nearest airport is in Mariposa, CA (RMY-Mariposa-Yosemite), located 20 mi (32.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Yosemite West?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 290 holiday rentals around Yosemite West. From 122 holiday houses to 130 cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Yosemite West is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Yosemite West?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Yosemite West. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bass Lake: 412 holiday rentals
  • Yosemite Big Oak Flat Entrance: 374 holiday rentals
  • Mariposa Grove: 805 holiday rentals
  • Yosemite Falls: 313 holiday rentals
  • Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias: 303 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Yosemite West listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Yosemite West?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 122 Houses in Yosemite West. Our other popular types of Yosemite West holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 130 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 130 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 30 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Yosemite West?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Yosemite West. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.