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Located on the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley, Bakersfield is known for its country music roots, earning it the distinction of being California's "Country Capital." Thousands flock to the Buck Owens' Crystal Palace in search of the distinctive Bakersfield sound. It is also the home of California State University. As a major city, visitors have a wide selection of hotels in Bakersfield to choose from, including luxury suites, corporate rooms and budget lodging.

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Major Points of Interest

Bakersfield is well known for Buck Owens' Crystal Palace, a country music concert venue created by its legendary namesake. Another well-known attraction hotels Bakersfield guests can visit is the California Living Museum in northeastern Bakersfield, home to several rare and endangered animals.

Events

The Kern County Fairgrounds regularly holds events such as the Annual Scottish Games and Gathering, courtesy of the Kern County Scottish Society. Guests at Bakersfield hotels may also attend the Bakersfield Jazz Festival at the California State University.

Dining

Bakersfield has a generous selection of Basque restaurants. Narducci's, Noriega's, Mama Roomba's and Woolgrowers are just a small sample of local restaurants with plenty of flair and reasonable prices.

Shopping

East Hills Mall along Highway 178 and Valley Plaza on Ming Avenue provide Bakersfield visitors with plenty of indoor shopping. The Promenade area along Rosedale Highway offers a collection of major retailers such as the World Market and Pier 1.

Sports

Racing fans can attend a full season of racing events at the Bakersfield Speedway on North Chester Avenue, touted as the oldest motor racetrack in California.

Recently Rated Bakersfield Hotels

Hotel Reviews Stars Price from
Padre Hotel
4.3 / 5
38 reviews
4 stars $89
Vagabond Inn Bakersfield North
2.5 / 5
13 reviews
2 stars $46
La Quinta Inn Bakersfield South
3.2 / 5
95 reviews
3 stars $55
Travelodge Bakersfield
2.9 / 5
44 reviews
2 stars $40
Doubletree Hotel Bakersfield
3.6 / 5
47 reviews
3 stars $89
Sleep Inn & Suites
3.5 / 5
6 reviews
2 stars $50
Courtyard by Marriott Bakersfield
3.7 / 5
18 reviews
3 stars $89
Motel 6 Bakersfield Convention Cent
2.5 / 5
10 reviews
1 star $45
BEST WESTERN PLUS Hill House
3.5 / 5
33 reviews
3 stars $76
Hotel Rosedale
3.4 / 5
57 reviews
3 stars $69

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From $89

1 Padre Hotel

4 stars
4.3 / 5 38 reviews

1702 18th Street Map

72 hr sales

Bakersfield's only luxury boutique hotel, the Padre Hotel opened February 2010. Located downtown just blocks from the Bakersfield Convention Center, Rabobank Arena, Bakersfield Governmental... More

Great Stay
we had a great, clean and impeccable service as excellent stopover between the parks of california
Dec 21, 2014
From $74

2 Bakersfield Marriott at the Convention Center

3 stars
4.0 / 5 51 reviews

801 Truxtun Avenue Map

Rate includes breakfast

The Bakersfield Marriott at the Convention Center is located in the heart of beautiful downtown Bakersfield. Unique amongst hotels in Bakersfield, we are a full-service Bakersfield convention... More

Best updated rooms in Bakersfield
Staff is great and attentive. Food was good and room service came in a timely fashion. Only complaint would be that they need to update the pillows in the room I was in.
Sep 22, 2014
From $46

3 Quality Inn & Suites Bakersfield

2 stars
3.2 / 5 41 reviews

4500 Buck Owens Boulevard Map

Newly renovated March, 2008. The Quality Inn and Suites is located in close proximity to the premier entertainment venue in Bakersfield, Buck Owens Crystal Palace. Offering beautifully appointed... More

The experience
Couldn't sleep people outside were loud the people in the other room were arguing just a bad experience
Sep 16, 2014
From $89

4 Doubletree Hotel Bakersfield

3 stars
3.6 / 5 47 reviews

3100 Camino Del Rio Court Map

Signature chocolate chip cookie at check-in

The Doubletree Hotel Bakersfield, situated two hours north of Los Angeles at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley, is Bakersfield's premier, full service hotel. Our freshly renovated, award... More

Not what I expected
this place is great to sleep only! All rugs are dirty & service is not good, breakfast buffet expensive, they don't use real eggs & no variety,bad coffee. we should have stayed at the Hilton Garden...
Dec 2, 2014
From $55

5 La Quinta Inn Bakersfield South

3 stars
3.2 / 5 95 reviews

3232 Riverside Dr Map

NEW! Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming. Easy-access Plug-and-Play feature makes it simple to connect electronics. The La Quinta Inn Bakersfield South offers easy access to many... More

Don't stay here
This is the worst hotel I have stayed at in recent memory. The neighborhood is NOT nice. There is what seems like a residential motel across the street. There were two roaches roaming the walkway...
Dec 6, 2014
From $69

6 Hotel Rosedale

3 stars
3.4 / 5 57 reviews

2400 Camino del rio ct. Map

Property is centrally located in the downtown Bakersfield and Rabobank Arena is approximately 2.5 miles west of those attractions. Also, many fine dining locations are within a mile of hotel's... More

Overnight stay
First room had no carpet, was dirty (food was hanging off the supplies on the sink...hope it was food) internet didnt work at all. Second room was much much nicer. Clean and good carpet. Not as old...
Nov 21, 2014
From $76

7 BEST WESTERN PLUS Hill House

3 stars
3.5 / 5 33 reviews

700 Truxtun Avenue Map

Save 20% on your stay

Discover this full-service Bakersfield, California hotel providing convenient access to key area attractions including the Bakersfield Speedway, the Rabo Bank Arena and Yosemite National Park.... More

Good for a night stay
My experience and rxpectatiions were met. Everything was great. Bed was a little on the soft side but had good sleep.
Nov 22, 2014
From $90

8 Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites BAKERSFIELD

4 stars
4.1 / 5 25 reviews

3927 Marriott Drive Map

The Holiday Inn & Suites Hotel , Bakersfield, CA welcomes you to our incredible San Joaquin Valley Accommodations. Located off Highway 99, the Holiday Inn & Suites Bakersfield a full-service hotel... More

Great value for travelers
It was our last stop on our cross country move to California and it was a great spot for a full night rest. They had a happy hour so that helped the relaxation even more :) Not many restaurant...
Nov 15, 2014
From $89

9 Courtyard by Marriott Bakersfield

3 stars
3.7 / 5 18 reviews

3601 Map

Rate includes breakfast

The Courtyard Bakersfield offers state-of-the-art amenities and a convenient location for business and leisure travelers. Guests of our renovated Bakersfield, CA, hotel will enjoy complimentary... More

Thanksgiving Getaway
Motel was right off Hwy 99. Check in was quick and easy. Dining area was closed, for the evening. It was the day before Thanksgiving Our room was clean, with no strange smells or odors The bed was...
Nov 29, 2014
From $69

10 BEST WESTERN Crystal Palace Inn & Suites

3 stars
3.2 / 5 23 reviews

2620 Buck Owens Boulevard Map

Discover this full-service Bakersfield, California hotel located minutes away from the Buck Owens Crystal Palace, the Famoso Drag Raceway and Cal State University of Bakersfield. Welcome to the... More

Family visit
Hotel was ok, was glad I did not have to pay full price. Toilet and shower seemed to have issues. I didtell staff member at check out, said she would tell maintenance.
Aug 20, 2014
From $44

11 Howard Johnson Inn - Bakersfield

2 stars
2.8 / 5 37 reviews

2700 White Lane Map

Stay 2, Save 15%

Take the family on a fun-filled adventure to this Howard Johnson Inn Bakersfield conveniently located off Interstate 99 and just six miles from Buck Owens Crystal Palace with live music, great food... More

BAD Customer Service
There was hair in the bathtub. The tub stopper was dirty, old, and disgusting. The freezer in the room refrigerator. The breakfast consisted of poor choice of foods. The agent at the desk did not...
Oct 8, 2014
From $64

12 Extended Stay America - Bakersfield - California Avenue

2 stars
3.0 / 5 28 reviews

3318 California Ave Map

At Extended Stay America, only 1.5 miles from Bakersfield, guests find a friendly home away from home whether they stay a day, a week or a month. Fully equipped kitchens in each of our 120 spacious... More

Clean & Cheap
Good, clean, inexpensive place to stay. There are a number of restaurants in the area.
Jul 2, 2014
From $79

13 Holiday Inn Express BAKERSFIELD

3 stars
3.9 / 5 47 reviews

4400 Hughes Lane Map

Be Impressed by Hotel's Location in Bakersfield, CA Our hotel's guests are just moments from all the local attractions and businesses since the Holiday Inn Express® Bakersfield hotel's property is... More

Over Night Stay
Hotel staff were great and accommodating . Rooms were newly renovated. Only thing was the cost of the room due to a convention near by.
Feb 12, 2014
From $48

14 Americas Best Value Inn

2 stars
3.4 / 5 11 reviews

889 Oak Street Map

Holiday Sale - Save 20% on your stay

Welcome to Americas Best Value Inn of Bakersfield/ California. We are a two story exterior corridor hotel featuring 42 comfortable and clean guest rooms. Each beautifully decorated guest room is... More

helpful and courteous staff
Stuck in Bakersfield (thanks, Amtrak!) and needed a good deal quick for 2AM. Manager answered the bell in just a handful of seconds and had my keys and paperwork all ready to go. Room clean, large,...
Mar 1, 2014
From $46

15 Vagabond Inn Bakersfield North

2 stars
2.5 / 5 13 reviews

6100 Knudsen Dr. Map

Vagabond Inn Bakersfield (North) is conveniently located near Highway 99, Highway 58, and a short distance from the I-5 Freeway. We are minutes from Downtown Bakersfield and the Bakersfield... More

Business Trip
This property is well maintained, clean and ideally located close to the freeway. Good coffee in the morning & friendly staff...good value for the money.
Dec 20, 2014
From $89

16 SpringHill Suites by Marriott Bakersfield

3 stars
4.2 / 5 13 reviews

3801 Marriott Drive Map

Guests at the SpringHill Suites Hotel in Bakersfield, CA can stay energized and relaxed in our innovative suites. Ideally located in the Sierra Foothills of the San Joaquin Valley, our hotel in... More

A great hotel!
I had a fantastic experience. I ended up checking in pretty late, an the front office staff was very friendly and accommodating. Ice cold beer available in the lobby store, and a pretty decent...
Nov 18, 2014
From $46

17 Super 8 Bakersfield South CA

2 stars
3.0 / 5 16 reviews

3620 Wible Road Map

Stay 2, Save 15%

Welcome to the Super 8 Bakersfield, CA. The AAA approved/2 Diamond property is easily accessible from Highway 99 North and South. We have an outdoor swimming pool and hot tub, and offer a... More

Weary Traveler
Staff was nice. Breakfast average but nothing to write home about.
Oct 4, 2014
From $89

18 Hampton Inn Bakersfield-Central

3 stars
1.5 / 5 2 reviews

1017 Oak Street Map

Free On The House hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

history, hospitality and great country music...welcome to the Hampton Inn Bakersfield-Central.It's where the old west meets some of California's most beautiful agricultural scenery. Bakersfield... More

From $89

19 Four Points by Sheraton Bakersfield

3 stars
4.1 / 5 35 reviews

5101 California Avenue Map

Save 20% on your stay

Centrally Located. On 7.5 acres of lush landscaped grounds, the Four Points by Sheraton Bakersfield offers a great location in the heart of the main business district of Bakersfield. Our inner... More

Very Nice Hotel
The room was Comfortable and clean and I enjoyed a relaxing stay. I would recommend this hotel if you are traveling alone.
Oct 9, 2014
From $74

20 Extended Stay America - Bakersfield - Chester Lane

3 stars
2.4 / 5 12 reviews

3600 Chester Ln Map

At Extended Stay America, only 2.5 miles from Bakersfield, guests find a friendly home away from home whether they stay a day, a week or a month. Fully equipped kitchens in each of our 80 spacious... More

Bad experience
Rude staff not friendly at all treats guests terrible and unfair never would stay there again
Nov 21, 2014