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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 (1,035)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner and drinks with friends in historic downtown hotel. Remodeled to bygone era with elegent dining and attentive staff. Large bar area for local watering hole. Cental local near street fair or shopping.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at the Padre many times. I enjoy the clean rooms, excellent service staff and in room dinning. The beds are very soft, if you like a little firmer mattress you can use the pillows to prop up the soft spots. Valet parking...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice placeFun to visit Good food, rooms are niceGreat location, friendly staff Have been there four times and plan on going back Really enjoy prairie fire during spring/summer Looking forward to celebrating one of life’s moments there soon

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for one night. Had to sign noise waiver due to a wedding. Lobby very loud. Standard king room for almost $200 a night very small. No dresser or drawers. One desk chair. And the strangest room layout ever. Although bathroom door was solid the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the Head Honcho suite and a corner room. Second time staying here and was another great stay. Would definitely recommend. Valet car it's the easiest way to park. Call ahead to get your car.

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

Hi Go63542401959, Your review and recommendation are very much appreciated. I'm glad that your visits have been memorable and your overall experience one to write about! Hope you can return again soon. 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
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Business
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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$121 - US$223 (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$121 - US$223 (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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Room Tips
"Not an overnight stay, but very excited wedding party in progress."
davidcP434DM
1 week ago
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"Higher is probably better. The cheaper rooms are very adequate."
jamesmT7224ZO
2 weeks ago
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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."
Honeybunny96
27 Aug 2018
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"Lower floors are cooler in the summer months"
miggs0966
2 Aug 2018
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