hosts: Launey and Sodhy
(310) 372-2619 or
the Middle Fork of the Kaweah River, 8 miles from the entrance to
Sequoia National Park. Each bedroom has a high ceiling, tiled floors,
queen-sized bed, TV/VCR, telephone, high-speed Internet, ceiling
fan, fireplace, A/C, heat, private veranda, private river view,
private river access, private bathroom with tub/shower.
Common areas include heated outdoor swimming pool and small hot
tub in courtyard facing river. Laundry room, business fax available.
Breakfast served inside or out. Air mattresses available for 2 additional
guests per room.
Rates: $100, single or double. $20, each additional
guest. $20, each small pet. No smoking.
River Inn & Cabins
(559) 561-4367 • (800) 793-7309
country inn and riverside cabins located just one mile west of the
entrance to Sequoia National Park. This beautiful property features
10 graciously-appointed Inn guest rooms; four fully furnished riverside
Cabins, one with a hot tub (sleeps from 2 to 10); and a three-bedroom
Vacation Rental that can sleep up to 14.
All of the Inn guest rooms
are equipped with refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, hair dryer,
25-inch TV with HBO, A/C and heater. Rates also include a FREE "Breakfast
in a Bag."
Restaurant & Lodge
entrance to Sequoia National Park
hosts: Glenn and Karen McIntyre
of a century and in the same scenic location, the Gateway Restaurant
and Lodge has been a popular stop in Three Rivers. Built shortly
after the Generals Highway opened in 1926, the restaurant and lodging's
strategic location just outside the entrance to California's first
national park was meant to lure Sequoia visitors from the road and
cater to their every need, from food and drink to overnight accommodations.
of a riverside setting where the East Fork of the Kaweah meets the
Middle Fork, the lodging facilities are enhanced by an onsite restaurant.
Bed & Breakfast
hosts: Scott and Marie Munger
(800) 240-1466 (toll-free)
in the foothills amongst hundreds of acres of orange groves and
only 16 miles from Sequoia National Park. Eight romantic "Gone
with the Wind"-themed rooms, a swimming pool, and a Jacuzzi
hot tub located in the Grove Park for privacy, which is open 24
gourmet breakfast is prepared by Chef Marie and served outside in
the garden courtyard or in the formal dining room. Scott picks oranges
everyday from the local groves for fresh-squeezed orange juice.
Voted "Best Bed and Breakfast" eight years running in
The Kaweah Commonwealth's Best of Kaweah Country reader's
poll. AAA 3-diamond rating.
Inn & Suites
Rivers, CA 93271
Located six miles from the
entrance to Sequoia National Park and with 103 rooms ranging in
size from two queen beds to Jacuzzi suites, the Comfort Inn &
Suites offers all the comforts of a familiar hotel known around
the nation within the unique environment of Three Rivers. Within
walking distance is a shopping center with a market, drug store,
and two restaurants. Lake Kaweah is a five-minute drive with convenient
access for swimming, boating, and fishing for trophy bass, catfish,
City Mountain Resort
Cabins Restaurant Bakery Store
hosts: Norman and Connie Pillsbury
or (559) 561-3223
May to October
the Mineral King area of Sequoia National Park and owned and operated
by the same family since 1934. Rustic and deluxe cabins and chalets
are equipped with kitchens, decks, and barbecues. At 7,000 feet
elevation, the cabins are spread over 15 acres of conifer forest
with views from every cabin. The cozy family
restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. The mountain
store has maps, books, hats, T-shirts, gifts, souvenirs,
snacks, sundries, and camping and hiking supplies.
P. O. Box
The Sequoia Village Inn borders
Sequoia National Park, just up-canyon from the historic Pumpkin
Hollow Bridge. Tucked into 1.3 acres of towering native oak trees,
the Inn's 8 separate alpine-style cottages and chalets are private,
unique, and comfortably sleep from 2 to 12 guests. Inn guests have
views of the Sierra Nevada mountains and access to the Kaweah River
and a private swimming pool. All chalets and most of the cottages
have full kitchens, and all accommodations feature satellite TV,
VCR, air conditioning, a refrigerator, microwave and French-roast
coffee beans with a grinder.
Rivers, CA 93271
With all rooms set along
the Middle Fork of the Kaweah River, the river views and sounds
from each room and balcony are spectacular. The Buckeye is
just a quarter-mile from the entrance to Sequoia National Park and
also has incredible views of the surrounding Sierra Nevada mountains.
The Buckeye's beautiful grounds include a grassy lawn and picnic
area overlooking the river with mature native sycamore trees providing
shade during warm summer afternoons. Guests may also relax by the
inviting swimming pool (set amongst granite boulders); walk, hike
or bike to Sequoia; dine and shop in Three Rivers; or simply enjoy
a clean, comfortable, air-conditioned room.