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16 Best Places to Stay Near Sequoia National Park

Visitors flock to Sequoia National Park to view the giant sequoia trees, known as the largest trees in the world, that rise up to 250 to 300 feet. Since this national park is connected to Kings Canyon National Park, this area is a hotspot for hikers, campers, and outdoor enthusiasts and one of the best places to visit in the Pacific Southwest. Due to the popularity of the natural wonders, there are numerous accommodation options. Whether you want a remote cabin for two or a vacation home for the whole family, there is a lodging option for you on this list of the best places to stay near Sequoia National Park.

Grant Grove Cabins - Kings Canyon Grant Grove Cabins
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Grant Grove Cabins - Kings Canyon

If you’re looking for a private accommodation within Kings Canyon National Park, choose to book a cabin at Grant Grove Cabins. There are two cabin types here: timber and tent. Both options are seasonal accommodations, with the timber cabin opening for availability in March and the tent cabin available in May. Since the cabins are within walking distance of the General Grant Tree, the second-largest sequoia tree in the world, these California cabin rentals are highly sought after among parkgoers. 

Wuksachi Lodge - Sequoia National Park Wuksachi Lodge
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Wuksachi Lodge - Sequoia National Park

Stay directly in the park when you book a room at Wuksachi Lodge. As Sequoia National Park’s signature hotel, Wuksachi Lodge is located in the center of the park in the middle of a sequoia forest. Open year-round, this lodge has over 100 guest rooms, each furnished with a rustic yet upscale vibe. 

Mineral King Guest House - Three Rivers Mineral King Guest House
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Mineral King Guest House - Three Rivers

This one-bedroom apartment is located just two miles from Sequoia National Park. The Mineral King Guest House was built on a hillside, offering incredible panoramic views of the surrounding forest, including Moro Rock and the Kaweah River. Especially perfect for a summer vacation, guests can enjoy a dip in the pool from June to September. 

Kaweah Riverfront Home - Three Rivers Kaweah Riverfront Home
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Kaweah Riverfront Home - Three Rivers

This spacious home is found along the Kaweah River. With four bedrooms and space enough to sleep up to eight guests, the Kaweah Riverfront Airbnb is ideal for large groups and families. Soak in the scenes of one of the best places to visit in the High Sierras from the large windows in the dining room while sitting at the handcrafted wood table that was created by local artisans. If you can draw yourself away from this serene property, Sequoia National Park is only a 14-minute drive from the house. 

Botanist Cabin at The Evergreens - Three Rivers Botanist Cabin at The Evergreens
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Botanist Cabin at The Evergreens - Three Rivers

This vacation rental near the national park is a one-bedroom cabin that has an eclectic ambiance that will make the most aesthetic Instagrammer swoon. The basic amenities are a major plus, such as a full kitchen and soaking bath, however, it’s the natural elements and home decor features that really make this Three Rivers rental stand out. Situated next to a bubbling stream, this cabin is full of natural light and mindfully decorated with earth-toned elements and lush greenery. 

The Buckeye Tree Lodge & Cabins - Three Rivers The Buckeye Tree Lodge & Cabins
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The Buckeye Tree Lodge & Cabins - Three Rivers

Book a room in the lodge or rent an entire cabin at The Buckeye Tree Lodge & Cabins, a Three Rivers establishment that and one of the best hotels near Sequoia National Park. It’s also just a quarter mile from the park. The lodge rooms are airy, bright, and have a touch of modern flair. The cabins offer a more private stay. Each cabin is unique, but many of them have private patios and rustic design elements. 

Private Cottage 3 Miles from the Sequoia Park Entrance - Three Rivers Private Cottage 3 Miles from the Sequoia Park Entrance
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Private Cottage 3 Miles from the Sequoia Park Entrance - Three Rivers

Book this private Vrbo cottage for a romantic getaway in California. Only three miles from the park, this one-bedroom rental brings natural elements into its handcrafted persona, from the wood beam ceiling to the pine plank flooring. After exploring the national park, unwind on the screened-in porch. 

Oak Haven Cabin - Three Rivers Oak Haven Cabin
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Oak Haven Cabin - Three Rivers

Oak Haven Cabin is a great Airbnb rental in one of California’s best family vacation destinations. With two bedrooms, this cabin can sleep six guests comfortably. Kids will enjoy exploring the backyard, while parents will appreciate the full kitchen, natural light, and close proximity to the park (only three miles away!).

Lazy J Ranch Motel - Three Rivers Lazy J Ranch Motel
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Lazy J Ranch Motel - Three Rivers

Only a 15-minute drive from the entrance of Sequoia National Park, Lazy J Ranch Motel is not only a convenient lodging option for those wanting to visit the park but also a picturesque one. Offering great views of the Sierra Nevada foothills, this motel has both rooms and cottages that all boast private entrances.

John Muir Lodge - Hume John Muir Lodge
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John Muir Lodge - Hume

For travelers wanting to visit both Sequoia National Park and Kings Canyon National Park, this seasonal accommodation is a great option. Located in Kings Canyon National Park, John Muir Lodge is a rustic lodge that features handcrafted wood furniture and cozy communal spaces. Catch the sunset from the public balcony or unwind by the fireplace after a long day exploring the parks.

The Kern Lodge - Kernville The Kern Lodge
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The Kern Lodge - Kernville

Located in Kernville, an hour from the Trail of 100 Giants in Sequoia National Park, The Kern Lodge is a great vacation option for travelers wanting city amenities while still being close to the national park. The lodge is within walking distance of a number of stores and restaurants, including Kern River Brewing Company. At The Kern Lodge, you can book a room, suite, cabin, or even a private apartment. 

Three-Bedroom Family Retreat - Three Rivers Three-Bedroom Family Retreat
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Three-Bedroom Family Retreat - Three Rivers

This three-bedroom home is perfect for a family or weekend getaway in Northern California, as it sleeps eight guests. Just three miles from Sequoia National Park, this Three Rivers rental is a multi-level home that has an outdoor pool and great views of the surrounding mountains. A fully-equipped kitchen, dependable WiFi, and homey decor make this spacious house an ideal family vacation home.

The Parks Inn Bed & Breakfast - Lemon Cove The Parks Inn Bed & Breakfast
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The Parks Inn Bed & Breakfast - Lemon Cove

From freshly-squeezed orange juice in the morning to a refreshing outdoor pool, The Parks Inn Bed & Breakfast in Lemon Cove offers a charming stay near Sequoia National Park. Each room here has its own unique style, but all of them boast vintage decor like clawfoot tubs and cozy fireplaces. However, one of the major perks of The Parks Inn is the breakfast, which is prepared by a culinary chef. 

Rustic Studio Cabin for Two - Three Rivers Rustic Studio Cabin for Two
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Rustic Studio Cabin for Two - Three Rivers

Couples wanting a private and romantic cabin rental near Sequoia National Park will enjoy this studio cabin. This cabin has a rustic, minimalist charm with wood plank walls, white linens, and a touch of boho-inspired wall art. This Three Rivers Airbnb is a riverfront property that offers a tranquil stay in nature while maintaining modern amenities like fast internet and a kitchenette.  

Sequoia Resort & RV Park - Badger Sequoia Resort & RV Park
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Sequoia Resort & RV Park - Badger

Situated on the north entrance of Sequoia National Park, Sequoia Resort & RV Park is the only accommodation option on this list that offers exclusive spots for RVers. If you don’t have your own RV, Sequoia Resort does have vacation homes to rent, all of which have full kitchens and private patios.  

Alta Peak House - Three Rivers Alta Peak House
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Alta Peak House - Three Rivers

The Alta Peak House Airbnb is a one-bedroom Three Rivers home that is situated on two acres. Enjoy the outdoor pool during the summer months, or head to the nearby recreational area around Lake Kaweah. With restaurants, shops, and recreational attractions nearby, this house is a great option for families of four.

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