Find the answers to the most frequently asked questions about the Groveland Hotel
Q:How far is Yosemite National Park from here?
A:The Groveland Hotel is only about 20 minutes away from the park entrance, however, it is roughly an hour drive the Yosemite Valley.
Q:I heard there are ghosts here. Is the Groveland Hotel really haunted?
A:Groveland Hotel guests have reported odd happenings in the historic classic room #115, the hotel's most popular room. Lyle the ghost is said to not like ladies' cosmetics on his dresser and will either knock them to the floor or carry them to the bathroom. Lyle is also known to turn the water on and off. The Northern California Paranormal Investigators have done an investigation here and identified two other ghosts as well.
Q:How old is the Groveland Hotel?
A:There are 2 buildings to this historic hotel. The oldest building was built in 1849, an adobe known as the only example of Monterey Colonial architecture in the Sierras. The "new" building was built in 1914 to accommodate San Francisco city officials while the Hetch-Hetchy reservoir was being built.
Q:Is breakfast included in my stay?
Yes. The Groveland Hotel offers a free hot breakfast during your stay. They do have a restaurant on-site as well.
Q:What amenities does the Groveland Hotel offer in the rooms?
The Groveland Hotel has a lot of your basic amenities as well as some that you may not see anymore. The rooms come equipped with alarm clocks, bathrobes, a CD player, a coffee maker, complimentary bottled water, a hairdryer, internet access, a private bathroom, specialty soaps/toiletries, and a telephone.