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Yosemite Area Business Offer Thanksgiving Travel Incentives


Many hotels and attractions in California's Gateway to Yosemite are offering discounts to sweeten the deal for Thanksgiving travelers according to the Yosemite Sierra Visitors Bureau.

Oakhurst, CA (PRWEB) November 08, 2012

As Thanksgiving approaches, many Yosemite area businesses are offering attractive deals and travel incentives for those looking for a place to celebrate.

The Pines Resort at Bass Lake is offering discounts on both their popular suites and chalets. Rates start at $159 prior to the holiday, and as low as $109 on Saturday, November 24.

Ducey's on the Lake, located inside The Pines Resort, is offering a Thanksgiving Dinner featuring roasted turkey or Prime Rib. A wide array of side dishes is available, including favorites like mashed potatoes or candied yams. Desserts include various pies or cherry cobbler. Reservations are required by calling 559-642-3131. The price is $32.95 for adults and $16.95 for children.

At the nearby Pines Village, the annual Bass Lake Arts and Crafts Fair will host numerous vendors featuring creations of all sorts, from jewelry to home décor and more. The fair runs November 22-24.

The Pines Village will also host their annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Saturday, November 24. There will be a Parade of Lights and a visit from Santa Claus to add to the festive spirit. For more information on these events, call 559-692-8807.

The Tenaya Lodge is hosting a Thanksgiving Buffet on Nov. 22. The buffet starts at 11:30 and runs until 6:30 in their popular Grand Ballroom. In addition to a delicious feast, guests will be treated to live entertainment while surrounded by elegant Holiday Décor. The cost is $37.95 for adults and $15.95 for kids. Call 877-247-9241 for reservations.

If you are in the need for Holiday gift-giving, a popular way to go is a gift basket featuring locally grown produce. Valley Pistachio in Madera is offering a wide array of customizable gift baskets featuring local fruits, nuts and more. Contact 1-800-694-0030 for more.

For those coming to visit family but still need lodging, various properties are offering discounts. A Bed of Roses Bed and Breakfast, is offering a 10% discount to anyone who calls them directly at (559) 692-2100 to book a room over Thanksgiving from Tuesday, November 20 through Monday night, November 26.

Travelers can enjoy accommodations through Yosemite West Vacation Rentals for less. Guests can book four nights or longer and get half-off the 4th night (and any subsequent nights). Offer valid for stays any time in November 2012.

For a spot to host Holiday parties and perhaps stay over, The Hampton Inn in Madera is offering competitive rates for each from now until January 1. Call 559-661-0910 to learn more.

Many more properties are offering various discounts as well. For more, visit the special deals tab at

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