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Reviewed 7 February 2017

The staff was good. The hotel grounds was ran down, numerious broken windows through out the entire place. A stench inside the room was greater than outside! Walls have not been clean since they opened? Scratched mirrors with a signature and a Skin Head symbol. There was blood spots on ceiling, walls, and furniture. There was no microwave. The shower...

Thank malita c
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Not knowing the area .. We found this hotel early evening.. Would not recommend it ! First room as terrible.. Stunk . Bathroom was shabby broken tiles bathroom light did not work . Requested refund then offered another room .. Management reluctant to give refund . Not a great room, towels were small & certainly not white free breakfast was...

Thank Pamela T
Irvine, California
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Tire from driving over countless hours, I found this hotel right off the 99, and I got to say, the room was great for the price! It had full cable, clean sheets, noise was kept to a minimum, and free wifi. The following morning I went to go eat breakfast at a local restaurant just down the street. Coming back...

Thank MurtaghA
Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 2 November 2015

The night clerk was great. The room was great for the price It had full cable and was very quite. Lots of restaurants close by. They even served continental breakfast the hot waffles was great. The motel was easy to find off the freeway

Thank Bernice W
Lakewood, California
Reviewed 1 November 2015

After a long days drive I needed an inexpensive place to stay the night. I was able to find this motel right off the freeway and they offered free wifi and hot waffles in the morning.i enjoyed the free breakfast and fresh cup of coffee.

Thank Chan R
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 22 September 2014

My Wife and I along with our two teens were on a trip to New Mexico. This was on 17 Sept 2014. I got tired driving and we decided to put up for the night. Well a couple of places we checked had no rooms left. So we found this Place called “Best Economy Inn” we were able to get...

1Thank Bill T
Reviewed 10 June 2014

I took a look of one of the rooms early Jun 2014. There were lots of cock roaches around the sink. Besides this that room was in a terrible shape and filthy. On my way out I talked to some other guest who said that most rooms have bed bugs. Apparently the owner knows about it but still keeps renting...

1Thank Ham B
Reviewed 8 August 2013

My fiance and I were "hotel hopping" while we looked for a steady source of income because we had just moved down to Bakersfield. The rooms at the Best Economy were cheap, so we rented a room. The first room we stayed at was literally full of bedbugs and cockroaches, and we had to complain three times for them to...

1Thank gar52612
Northern California
Reviewed 12 June 2013

I don't think I've ever stayed in a worse place! The smell was of feces and cigarettes and the broken AC had no cover. Roaches and fleas were visible and what I pray are spider bites ran up and down my lower legs after we left. Gross, gross, gross, Red nail polish (I hope!) stains were all over the furniture...

2Thank sjssf
Yuma, Arizona
Reviewed 25 March 2013

03/21/13 The Wife and I checked in and went to our room. What a shock. The room smells, the cover was off the AC unit. there was paint peeling off the ceiling, the bathtub did not look like it had been cleaned in a long time. There was only one pillow on the bed and not even a complete set...

2Thank Emry L

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  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hwy 99 Exit Olive Dr. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Economy Inn

Address: 5200 Olive Tree Court, Bakersfield, CA 93308-2956 (Formerly Econo Lodge Bakersfield)
Region: United States > California > Bakersfield
Price Range: €53 - €72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Best Economy Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Bakersfield Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge Bakersfield
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“go elsewheres”
 of 5 bubbles malitac2017, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay here”
 of 5 bubbles pamelat292, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the North side are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles MurtaghA, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“Look at the room first.”
 of 5 bubbles emryl2016, 25 Mar 2013 | Read review
“Don't stay here if you can afford to stay elsewhere.”
 of 5 bubbles MaryL56, 14 May 2012 | Read review
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