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    El Mono Motel

    51 Highway 395, Lee Vining, CA 93541
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    Traveller (101)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (5)
    Overview
    • Excellent27%
    • Very good46%
    • Average16%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “great coffee” (20 reviews)
    “shared bath” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Air Conditioning
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    1 - 5 of 275 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    I so enjoyed my stay here in 2013, that I decided to come back with my 10 year old niece on our Summer Road Trip. We stayed in room 10, which is upstairs and has partial lake and town views. Plus, it's a bit bigger...More

    Thank chasmader
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was an overnight stay for us (2 adults, 2 teens). Very laid back place. The bathroom was clean and did not run into any issues sharing it with another family. No A/C. Open windows and fans in room. Slept wonderfully despite the occasional semi...More

    Thank WhiteLotusFlower555
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed at El Mono for a night after time in Yosemite and as our jumping off point for a trip down 395. It was the perfect location for exploring Mono Lake, Bodie, and lots of lakes in the region. Staff were friendly and helpful...More

    Thank brutonruff
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We drove around and around, trying to find the hotel, parking, sign, etc. If you look closely at the picture of the coffee shop, that vertical sign is all painted white and says motel. What isn't showing is that it is nestled in with other...More

    Thank dleewilloughby
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed at the El Mono during a weekend get-a-way to Yosemite recently. The rooms are small, the bed is small, the bathroom isn't giant, and it's true, there are no tvs. This was a lovely little place to rest our heads after spending an...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • California >
    • Lee Vining
    • Also Known As
    • El Mono Hotel Lee Vining
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    Traveller (101)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (74)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Bathroom (2)
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    richardmA8493KX
    17 May 2016|
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    Response from ramona c | Reviewed this property |
    this is a very rural quaint town and you will be okay. family of five, well. you will all have to share. this is the cutest place to stay in town and i say do it. just be mindful that you all have to share the bathroom.
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    Caroline B
    10 September 2015|
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    Response from Karen Q |
    I think this question is meant for the motel staff...not the Trip Advisor members. I reserved this motel online: google 'El Mono motel".
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    CaliforniaTablefor5
    23 June 2015|
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    Response from Bennett B |
    Bennett's wife here. The lake has a LOT of flies on it & fly larvae in it. Perhaps people go in...I haven't seen it, though. Only kayaks, etc.
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms 10 and 11 are upstairs, if you'd prefer a quieter room"
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    "Place has no A/C but windows were open and it was 54 degrees out."
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    "This Is A Coffee Shop That Rents Rooms, Not a Hotel That Cares About Service"
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    "Larger rooms upstairs but quieter rooms in the back."
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