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Overview
1702 18th St, Bakersfield, CA 93301-4307 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
3.5 Star accommodation
Reviews (997)
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lovely old hotel with modern amenities. Live jazz on a sunday, games on and pool table in the well stocked bar. friendly staff, a couple were really good. stayed in head honcho suite on 7th floor. A nice corner room and tub. Unfortunately housekeeping missed...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at this hotel several times and every time it exceeds our expectations. We stayed in the Oil Barron Suite, which is exceptional. The staff is amazing from check in to room service. We had such a great time.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've had reason to travel to Bakersfield for long weekends a few times over the last 6 months (in fact, I have another two trips coming up) and the Padre has been a very nice surprise. It's head and shoulders above what I would have...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had one of the head honcho rooms. It was very nice, clean. The beds are super comfortable. Had a great breakfast delivered to the room. The entire staff is very friendly and helpful. Have stayed here 3 times and will stay again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I grew up in Bakersfield at a time when the Padre was a running joke with its huge signs bashing local government for not approving the owner's desire to reopen the hotel without fire sprinklers. It is now the belle of downtown Bakersfield. We prefer...More

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Response from Jennifer J, General Manager at Padre HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! It's always so entertaining to hear about the Padre's rich history. I'm glad you have chosen to make this a preferred accommodation and we all look forward to your next visit! Best Wishes, Jennifer Johnson

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Description
The Padre Hotel is located in the heart of Downtown Bakersfield. We are very close to Rabo Bank Arena, the Fox Theater and the arts district. The Padre was built in 1928 and remodeled completely in 2010. The rooms ...More are amazing; you will want to take one our beds home with you. We cannot wait to see you at the Padre! The Padre team Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
112
Price range
US$117 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > California > Bakersfield
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
112
Price range
US$117 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > California > Bakersfield
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Traveller (306)
Room & Suite (127)
Dining (19)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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el d
23 July 2018|
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Response from christhetraveler411 | Reviewed this property |
That is an unrealistic expectation at the Padre or most any hotel. How would you like to be turned out of your room at 5:00 am so they had time to clean it for a 7:00 am check-in? The Padre has great people. If able, they... More
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amy l
17 July 2018|
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Response from christhetraveler411 | Reviewed this property |
If they have one, it's either in the basement or on the 2nd floor. Best to call.
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Rachel-from-PLUTO
9 June 2017|
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Response from hotelsuzie | Reviewed this property |
The hotel has Valet parking for $10.00 per day.
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"We chose a high floor but don't think this was necessary as we never saw that much traffic in the area."
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"Lower floors are cooler in the summer months"
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"If you are a light sleeper, you want room facing the street, and not facing the terrace. No tubs (at least..."
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"we didn't stay there, but I have before, the room was great."
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