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Padre Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1702 18th Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Ranked #3 of 57 hotels in Bakersfield
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2011
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2011

A weekend getaway from the Los Angeles area, Bakersfield seems far and close enough. Not being familiar with "Bako" I searched the hotels and the Padre had nice reviews and dreamy photos on various sites. The hotel was the main reason for the destination. I didn't want to leave the footsteps because this hotel had various restaurants/cafes and bars to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2011

The Padre is an excellent hotel to stay in. It was very clean and safe! The best part was the excellent customer service from the front desk staff, especially Nick. The staff was so friendly, from the valet to security. I would highly recommend this hotel to anyone staying in Bakersfield.

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Sacramento, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2011

I love staying at the Padre because the hotel is newly renovated and the bar is really nice however if they could hire the front desk people at the Doubletree then the Padre will be the top hotel.

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ventura, ca
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2011

I have stayed here a few times over the past couple months for business and must say that it is one of my favorite places to be. It has a vintage modern feel that is like no other, similar to hotels in Las Vegas. Very classy and unique fun place but also relaxing. The rooms are spacious and comfy yet... More

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Rialto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2011

This hotel's beauty and style surprised us because the price was so reasonable! We felt like we were transported to San Francisco as soon as we walked through the doors. If you love architecture, art, or design, don't even THINK of staying at a chain. We came in on Saturday night, and all the restaurants downstairs were "hopping"! When we... More

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2011

The Padre is AMAZING! After a long day at a fundraiser roping, the Padre staff moved vehicles in their vallet parking to be able to fit my horse trailer! The rooms were better than we expected!! Amazing place to stay!

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Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2011

I took the advice of the several past guest of the Padre Hotel and I was highly disappointed! Although the hotels interior is excellent the location and view is terrible, for this reason I valet parked my vehicle only to find on the day of check-out that the parking attendant damaged my car while attempting to BACK INTO A PARKING... More

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2011

We had a great evening. We actually live in Bakersfield, but since this was our last Valentine's day before having children we wanted to make the evening special by staying somewhere. We've had nice evenings there before at the various clubs they have, but never stayed the night. We enjoyed the oil baron decor in this newly renovate downtown hotel,... More

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2011

This place is a solid 10. Great property, great staff, great food. Love the design, the 40's elegance that is contemporary with a farm twist, and has fun doing it all. It's worth a stay to see the ceiling in the Farmacy Cafe, and look closely at the hallway wallpaper. The gray curtain also hold a secret. This is a... More

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2011

I can't say enough amazing things about this entire establishment! The front desk staff was knowledgable, profressional, and friendly. They were very accomodating to my every need, and genuinely seemed to love their jobs. Warm smiles and well-wishes really speak volumes in my book. The rest of The Padre has so much to offer. First, we had cocktails and played... More

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Address: 1702 18th Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Location: United States > California > Bakersfield
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Padre Hotel 3.5*
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Bakersfield #2 Business Hotel in Bakersfield #5 Family Hotel in Bakersfield
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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 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 ... more   less 
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