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Overseen by the Lodging Association, the Yosemite Mariposa County Tourism Bureau’s focus is to promote and supports tourism-related businesses – like yours – in Mariposa County. Many of these opportunities are provided at no cost to you. Other paid options are provided as a benefit to you; resulting fees are used for additional advertising, extending our promotion of the region.
Below are some opportunities for stakeholders to partner with the Tourism Bureau.
Free Listings on Yosemite.com
Yosemite.com is a very powerful website. In 2020/2021, the website was visited by 3.2 million visitors with 7.2 million pageviews.
Each Mariposa County tourism-related business is entitled to a free listing on the website. The categories are listed below with links to their prospective pages. If you are already listed, please review your listing on a regular basis and inform us of any updates. If you are a NEW business, please contact us for your free listing by calling the office (209) 742-4567 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hotels/Motels, Bed N Breakfasts, Cabin Rentals and Camping are featured in this section.
This is where all of the dining establishments are found. Individual restaurants are also linked throughout this section for extra promotion.
Things to Do
In this section, you will find all events, attractions, museums, and much more in Mariposa County.
Shopping / Retail
This area highlights those businesses that have “brick-and-mortar” stores that guests can visit during their stay.
Book>Direct – For Lodging Only
The Tourism Bureau offers all lodging properties in the area a listing on Book>Direct a re-direct booking engine on Yosemite.com. Similar to Expedia or Booking.com, but Book>Direct provides these bookings at zero cost to you (other than your properties fees from your own reservations system). Chances are, the Tourism Bureau is sending you dozens, hundreds, or even thousands of referrals, and you might not even know it! Your property will be automatically listed in the engine after you have signed up for the listing mentioned above. Feel free to ask us about what kind of traffic we’re sending to your business from Book>Direct
Free Special Offers Listings
Our Special Offers page receives more than 200,000 visits per year. This is a free, ongoing program that helps drive referrals to your business. You are in control – what the offer is, when it is valid, and how it is redeemed. You can submit a special offer at any time. You can view all of the current special offers HERE.