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Padre Hotel

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3.5 of 5
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1702 18th Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Bellingham, Washington
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143 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Can not say enough good things about this hotel. We were on a long journey and this was like an oasis. Our room was spacious, beds were comfortable and the restaurant offered many good selections. I could not get over the interior design work in the hotel renovation. So many creative ideas, right down to the wallpaper in the hallways.... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was very inattentive and unprofessional in my opinion. I am extremely disappointed and frustrated with my experience at The Padre. Based on my experience with the staff, I would not recommend this hotel.

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, I am very sorry to hear about your experience. If you like, please reach out to me at 661.427.4900 or jjohnson@thepadrehotel.com so I can learn more about where your negative experience began and use the feedback to improve. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I look forward to hearing from you. Best Wishes, Jennifer Johnson More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked to stay here overnight as we were driving from Vegas to Napa valley. What a gem of a hotel. The room was spacious and clean with a comfortable bed and great shower. Staff were friendly and helpful. Bar food was great with a varied menu for all tastes. There is not much to Bakersfield - it is just... More 

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! That sounds like a very fun trip, and I am happy you chose to stay here and the Padre Hotel a part of it. We take pride in being comfortable, luxurious, and fun! We hope on your next stopover you are able to visit us again. Cheers! Jennifer Johnson More 

Dallas
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85 reviews
69 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 256 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second stay at the Padre Hotel in Bakersfield - it is by far the nicest hotel there. We were there on a Saturday night and the night life was in full swing. It was somewhat concerning that there are so many security guards on the first floor and on additional floors of the hotel. Maybe they were... More 

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and for returning to the Padre Hotel. Our security team is here on busy nights to provide a safe experience for our guests and to also provide the same 5 star customer service as the rest of the Padre team. We hope you can visit us again soon! Cheers, Jennifer Johnson More 

Visalia, CA
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101 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Live near B'field and have done business there for years. Have watched the Padre go from derelict, empty eyesore to the coolest boutique hotel. Quality hotel in center of 're-emerging' downtown. The previous reviews are spot on: great rooms, a cool lounge/bar, cafe, fine dining (and, unfortunately, a night club - although it did not impact me). I'll just say... More 

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We appreciate our guests choosing to stay with us at the Padre. and want to thank you for recommending us to your colleague. We hope you can visit us again soon! Best, Jennifer Johnson More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

fantastic hotel!! may visit Bakersfield CA again just to stay there! The rooms were ultra-modern, the beds/pillows were the best I've ever slept on! And the pricing - just fantastic for the amenities offered!

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. Our luxury beds do tend to leave a lasting impression on our guests, and we love hearing about it! We hope you can visit us again. Best Wishes, Jennifer Johnson More 

Denver, Colorado
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45 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a room here for some out-of-state guests that were visiting. Unfortunately we didn't actually stay there but now we need to. They absolutely loved it and couldn't stop talking about how comfortable the bed was, how lush the room was and loved with the glass shower wall.

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We would love for you to come stay with us, it sounds like it's past due. We have an awesome "Weekend Warrior" package if you need a staycation, and our "Brunch and Bubbles" in the Belvedere Room is a Sunday favorite for locals. Best Wishes, Jennifer Johnson More 

Santa Barbara, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We made a special trip to Bakersfield just to stay at the Padre, based on the recommendation of our daughter who has been there several times. It is beautifully redone and a unique place to stay. I love all the common areas to "hang out" - several venues including a rooftop area. Staff were friendly and helpful, and the food... More 

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Padre Hotel. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and were able to enjoy our fun venues and delicious food. We hope you can visit us again soon! Best Wishes, Jennifer Johnson More 

San Diego, California
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

Great ADA room, well trained and attentive staff. These people know how to properly run a fine hotel. Excellent amenities, valets, snack bar and fine dining. We plan to return on every family visit. See you soon.

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and for your continued patronage! The Padre Team appreciates the compliments and can't wait for your next visit. Cheers! Jennifer Johnson More 

Fresno, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

I usually get a bigger room when I go to the Padre but this time I just got a regular room and it served its purpose but I wish I would have gotten what I was used to. It was pretty sexy showering in the glass shower in front of the bed though. Staff is always awesome and bed comfy.... More 

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Thank Melinda R
Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Happy new year! The NYE soiree was definitely the place to be. Thank you for traveling all that way to celebrate with us, and thank you for your continued patronage. The Padre team looks forward to your future visits. Cheers! Jennifer Johnson More 

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