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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bakersfield Central

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3001 Buck Owens Blvd, Bakersfield, CA 93308 (Formerly W Garden Hotel)
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Ranked #4 of 59 Hotels in Bakersfield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kerkrade, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

What makes an average/good to worst hotel exprerience is finding out that the hotel charged you for smoking fees on your credit card. For non-smokers (of any kind, and on member profile) and fanatically against smoking, being accused of this on the phone rudely by hotel staff (Asian Indian accent) when I inquired on what the charges are about is... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bakersfield Central, responded to this review

Dear 8825lovetotravel, Thank you so much for sharing your experience with our hotel. We regret to know of the issues you had surrounding the smoking charge placed on your credit card. We would like to follow up on this situation that is why we have sent you a private message to obtain more information. We hope that you can respond... More 

Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

This is the only place in Bakersfield I stay when I am in town, long term or short term. Hotel staff is always happy and helpful, food is always hot, rooms always clean. They really go the extra mile for you and your family. Can't wait to book my next stay.

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Garden Grove, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Always the best, cleanest and friendliest service. The only place I stay in Bakersfield. I stay there at least monthly. All the amenities you need. Fast check in and out. Clean rooms. Good Breakfast. I've never been disappointed in three years of stays there.

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The recent stay at this hotel has been a great experience to say the least. Kal and team are always attentive and willing to help in any way. My employees and myself stayed there and gave them a short notice and without a problem. My hotel of choice every time I stay in Bakersfield.

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Bermuda Dunes, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The front desk was very helpful, both in directions and helping us out when my husband forgot his charger for his phone. Rooms are clean and if there is any problem they quickly take care of it. All in all a good value and a nice place to stay on business.

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Like mist if the holiday inn express this one also gives you good value. Rooms are nice clean and big enough. Breakfast is above average (have to pay ) in U.S. standard. You can probably find closer to down town hotels but prices are also higher . If you have a car that's a good option Good choice for one... More 

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San Luis Obispo, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

After 20+ night staying there, I have never been to a hotel that made me feel like I was coming home after work like this hotel. Kal and the rest of the staff (especially nice guy who works nights but don't know his name) are the most helpful and friendly I have ever had at a hotel. I was greeted... More 

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Sacramento, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Here I go again. This is our third visit to this hotel, and it has yet to disappoint us. We stayed in rm 107 where the window faces the parking lot, so away from the freeway or freeway entrance, so it is not busy with cars zooming by. We stayed 4 nights as I had a con-ed course I was... More 

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Bakersfield, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

I stayed there for 2 months in 2015 while I was working in Bakersfield. It was the best hotel experience I have had. Kal the general manager, and the rest of the staff, are the nicest and most helpful I have come across. They go out of their way to make you feel at home. I stayed there again recently... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

The Management and hospitality I received while I was there was 5 stars!!!! Great place and clean room! I would ultimately stay here anytime and everytime I have to work in Bakersfield! I appreciated my stay!

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