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5200 Olive Tree Court, Bakersfield, CA 93308 (Formerly Econo Lodge Bakersfield)
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Ranked #51 of 57 Hotels in Bakersfield
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  • Location
    2 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1 of 5 stars
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Sacramento, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 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... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013 via mobile

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... More

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Northern California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 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... More

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Yuma
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255 reviews 255 reviews
68 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 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... More

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Townsville, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

Stayed January 2012. We had driven from Hoover Dam on our way to San Fran and stopped here to overnight. We arrived late at night and it was a 'let's just pull in here, I can't go on any further' type of decision. Big mistake. We had a room on the ground floor close to the office. It was small... More

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bakersfield
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

my experience at this motel was terrible. the office staff was very nice but the room was horrible. the room stunk the bed was very uncomfortable they even had cockroaches running up the walls. and the people in the other rooms were very loud and i felt very unsafe . I do not recommend this motel to anybody. i dont... More

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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2011

We booked this hotel in the last minute as this was the cheapest in Bakersfield. But this turned to be a big mistake. Pro's 1. Has lots of Parking Space available. 2. Is very cheap amongst nearby hotel. Con's 1. The hotel rooms are very dirty and not maintained. We had spiders in blanket. Flies abound in the room. We... More

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Sydney, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2011

We were passing through Bakersfield and needed a place to stay the night. This was cheap, yes but also nasty! We didn’t really feel safe with all the people hanging around the motel at all hours. There were rooms full of people that obviously doubled as a place for the local workers and their families to live. We wanted to... More

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Chandigarh
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72 reviews 72 reviews
24 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2010

I guess any single mistake is acceptable, but just too many things wrong with this place. I guess if your standards are low, it would be hard to beat the price and get the same. Here is what went wrong: - Air conditioning didn't work. With 100+ weather, this is not okay. But that wasn't even the real problem. The... More

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Additional Information about Best Economy Inn

Address: 5200 Olive Tree Court, Bakersfield, CA 93308 (Formerly Econo Lodge Bakersfield)
Location: United States > California > Bakersfield
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #51 of 57 Hotels in Bakersfield
Number of rooms: 80
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hwy 99 Exit Olive Dr. ... more   less 
Also Known As:
Bakersfield Econo Lodge
Econo Lodge Bakersfield

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