Your gateway to Yosemite National Park

Treat yourself to a stay in our luxury boutique hotel with cost-effective rates and an easy drive to Yosemite. Walk to Downtown Merced’s dining and shopping destinations, and attractions like Mainzer Theater, Bobby’s Market, and UC Merced’s campus. Enjoy onsite dining, a gym, and free Wi-Fi. You can even bring your four-legged friend for the weekend and bond in California’s lush Central Valley.

Standard King Yosemite Trip Couple
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant On-Site
  • Fitness Center
  • Pet-Friendly
  • Digital Key
  • Digital Check-In
  • In-Room Chromecast
  • Business Services
  • Concierge
  • Meeting Facilities
Safety First, Wellbeing Always

Guided by our purpose of care, we’re committed to enhanced levels of cleanliness in an effort to ensure your safety and wellbeing.
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Rooms + Suites

King Bed

Guestrooms offer playful touches including record players and custom wallpaper highlighting local historic landmarks. An updated library of vinyl is replete with classics and new selections.


Our Hotel

24-hour Fitness Center


24-hour Fitness Center

Our center is powered by Fitness on Demand featuring spaces and training zones with premium equipment like Peloton bikes. Touchscreen kiosks allow for 24-hour access to classes and instruction. Amenities include filtered water and guest towels. 

24-hour Business Services

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24-hour Business Services

Put the finishing touches on a presentation, email the office, or print out boarding passes with around-the-clock access to our business center.


Three distinct dining experiences all call upon the bounty of the Central Valley, a region famous for producing more than a quarter of the nation’s food. Rainbird’s destination-worthy dining is complemented by light bites in the Courtyard and Native Son’s café-style fare.
Lobby pet


Your pets are welcome at El Capitan Hotel. Bring up to two pets along to explore downtown Merced and outdoor trails.


Non-refundable pet fee of $35 per day

Weight Limits

100 lbs. per pet, max of 2 pets.