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Howard Johnson Express Inn - Bakersfield

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2700 White Lane, Bakersfield, CA 93304
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Ranked #31 of 57 Hotels in Bakersfield
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014
filix202 Los Angeles, California
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dalhart, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hotel staff are kind & polite, the rooms need repair & updating. We stayed here as in the past several times & were very disappointed this time. We are frequent travelers & usually stay at this property on our way up & down California, with travel in between Texas & family state CA. We requested a "Quiet room away... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This hotel offers everything you need for short or extended stay. The experience starts from the front office staffed with pleasant and responsive employees. The front office calls to make sure you have everything you need to make your stay comfortable. Parking is easy. Abundance of TV channels good for diverse background and preferences. Wi-fi signal is weak particularly if... More 

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Seguin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This property should not be a howard johnsons hotel unless they are trying to encourage a concept of expensive rat holes. The property is decrepit and should be closed down. For the price charged it was a horrible property.

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Rosyth, Scotland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

On booking in we were told to go to the furthest point of the hotel, not a problem in that but when we opened the door the smell of cigarette smoke was so over powering it caused me to gag. The room was not the cleanest I've ever been in, the mirrors had been wiped but you could see where... More 

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hojobakersfield, General Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Bakersfield, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your experience. We realize first impressions are everything and walking into a room with lingering smell of smoke does not lend to a good experience. This matter will be addressed with our housekeeping staff. Thank you for mentioning our helpful staff. Ariana Sanchez, General Manager More 

Redondo Beach, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I was very surprised that now this property is now serving a great fruit salad with their continental Breakfast along with their other amenities

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hojobakersfield, General Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Bakersfield, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Howard Johnson Inn Bakersfield and for taking the time to share your positive experience. We are glad that you are enjoying our Rise n Dine complimentary breakfast. We look forward to having you back again. Ariana Sanchez, General Manager More 

Los Angeles, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I love jo ho in backersfield ca so much ,I stay for mimi vacation from home 2 mile away to relax and confort clean I just enjoy it ! Check it out for your self pool ,t.v, internet

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hojobakersfield, General Manager at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Bakersfield, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Howard Johnson Inn Bakersfield and for such a kind review. We are glad to be your mini vacation destination. It’s great that you treat yourself every now and then. See you again soon. More 

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Address: 2700 White Lane, Bakersfield, CA 93304
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Location: United States > California > Bakersfield
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Express Inn - Bakersfield 2*
Number of rooms: 149
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