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Quality Inn & Suites

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4500 Buck Owens Blvd., Bakersfield, CA 93308 (Formerly Hotel California)
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Ranked #25 of 59 Hotels in Bakersfield
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2009
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Arizona
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2009

If you like being a few blocks away from a strip joint and Buck Owen's Crystal Palace this is the place for you. Bakersfield is not a destination, just a stop in between. I was not impressed, but I have stayed at much, much, much, worse places.

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Tucson, AZ
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2009

We spent a Saturday night at this hotel. Several groups were also guests but we never heard a thing -- and that's a good thing! Clean, although there were some tiny ants in the bathtub which staff immediately cleaned and sprayed away ... We stayed in suite. Disappointed though in lack of of outlets. Veneer pulling away from cupboards. No... More 

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Virginia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2009

Greeted as I walked in the door and that was the beginning of the personal touch provided by the staff. Beautiful, lush landscaping. Rooms that seem to belong in a much expensive hotel. I stayed in a room facing the outside and was able to park in front of the door. Very convenient! I would stay again without hesitation!

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Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2009

Our group stayed in this hotel as part of a two week trip across the western US. Since funding was limited, price was a major consideration for the trip. I can say without doubt, this was the best value we had on the entire trip. Clean and newly remodeled rooms, nice pool area, and a good breakfast.

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2009

Agree with other reviews. Hidden gem. Rooms a bit small but this is a budget motel. Usually stay at Hilton or Marriott Springhill Suites, this is comparable to in features at lower price. Bar/lounge next to is a dump! Must travel a bit to get food.

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la
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2009

cleanrooms beautiful court yard and pool , good breakfast and helpfull staff. very good rate.

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branson
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2009

This is probably the best kept secret in Bakersfield. The rooms are very clean and the management is excellent. Of course, you can probably spend more in Bakersfield, but for the cost you won't find a better place to stay. We have stayed at many places in Bakersfield, and this one is our favorite.

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Lodi, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2009

This hotel was great! I kept a group of students at this hotel for 3 nights while leading them on an expeditionary learning program focusing on the geology and ecology of the southern San Joaquin Valley. The accomodations considerably nicer than many hotels I have stayed at charging twice the price. The manager and staff were courteous and professional and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2009

Our entire soccer team stayed at this property and we all had a great experience. The rooms were immaculate, well decorated and seemed brand new. The staff was professional and very friendly. The courtyard was beautifully landscaped and a nice place to hang out with a group. This motel is freeway close but set off the main road so it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2009

This is the second time that I have stayed at the Quality Inn on Buck Owens Blvd. and will again in the fall. The rooms are very comfortable, clean, and new as well as very quiet. As I often travel alone, I feel very secure and safe here. The staff make you feel almost like being at a bed and... More 

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