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“Good value, great staff!” 5 of 5 stars
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Hampton Inn Bakersfield - Central
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1017 Oak Street, Bakersfield, CA 93304   |  
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Springfield, Massachusetts
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“Good value, great staff!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Booked this hotel for a business trip and had to make a variety of changes, all of which they handled perfectly. Was a little leery to hear it was being renovated while we were staying, but aside from seeing workmen and trucks moving around outside, never heard them inside.

Breakfast area was well stocked, internet access was very quick, extended our checkout when a morning meeting ran late. Great stay - will be back next year!

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled on business
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Hampton100, Front Office Manager at Hampton Inn Bakersfield - Central, responded to this review, October 20, 2013
Thank you for choosing our hotel for you business travel accommodations. I am glad to hear that our renovations were no bother to you during your trip. Thank you for such a great review. It is guests like you that make our jobs so great and easy. Please come back and visit us again soon.

Jennifer Marchand
Director of Guest Services
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Medford, Oregon
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our one-night stay at this hotel. We found the rate to be both reasonable and comparable to similar hotels in the area. Although the hotel was undergoing renovations, we were not impacted. Our room had already been remodeled - the furniture and decor was stylish and simple. The BED was amazing! I always request a clean bedspread and extra pillows, which is exactly what I received - lots of clean, fluffy pillows and a plump duvet with a fresh white cover. So comfy!

The breakfast was exactly what we expected and was the main reason we chose this hotel over other area hotels. It was well stocked, and when I accidentally spilled milk, the staff was right there to clean it. Fresh waffles, real egg omelettes, a selection of hot and cold cereals and muffins, plus fruit and beverages.

The hotel staff was friendly and helpful. We had no trouble accessing wifi during our stay. The hotel is centrally located and easy to find. Our children enjoyed the swimming pool.

Room Tip: Rooms on the west are closer to the freeway and pool.
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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
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Thank shanNdjones
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Hampton100, Front Office Manager at Hampton Inn Bakersfield - Central, responded to this review, October 8, 2013
Thank you so much for for all your positive feedback of our hotel. Renovations can be a little chaotic and messy, but I am happy to hear that this did not effect your stay with us. I hope that if you are ever in the area and need a place to stay you will remember us. Thank you again.

Jennifer Marchand
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Northern California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

My daughter stayed here recently while driving from Arizona to Oregon. She had a very comfortable and restful night. The staff allowed her to park where they could keep an eye on her truck which was full of all her belongings. Thank you Hampton for providing a safe place for her to stop!!

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled solo
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Hampton100, Front Office Manager at Hampton Inn Bakersfield - Central, responded to this review, September 30, 2013
I am glad to hear that your daughter found our property safe and welcoming during her trip. Safety and security are among our top priorities for our guests here. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate the feedback from our guests.

Jennifer Marchand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Hampton Inns never let me down and this is now another one that I've enjoyed staying at. The bed was very comfortable including the pillows. Above all the service was great! It was a young woman in the evening that checked us in. She is an asset to the hotel. There is a Chinese restaurant and Taco Bell nearby for convenience. Thanks for a great stay!

  • Stayed September 2013
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Thank Suzuki559
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Nice rooms. The pool is quite small but clean. A very good choice of breakfast items and spacious breakfast area.
We did think this motel was quite expensive although we looked at a couple of others and they were very run down .

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank biggles51
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Hampton100, Front Office Manager at Hampton Inn Bakersfield - Central, responded to this review, September 24, 2013
I am glad to read that you found our accommodations very nice and that you were satisfied with your stay. The rate during this time of year is pretty standard at this hotel. Weekends are usually cheaper than the weekdays because there is a lot of corporate business. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate the review.

Sincerely,
Jennifer Marchand
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Oxnard, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

This hotel is centrally located in the heart of Bakersfield making it easy to access most of what you may be needing. The staff was very friendly and accommodating and the hotel itself was extremely clean. The breakfast could use a little help (needs to be warmer) but good none the less to have something more than a muffin. It was also nice to see the security and know that the entire hotel: inside and out (I even saw them on our floor) was being cared for.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with family
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Hampton100, Front Office Manager at Hampton Inn Bakersfield - Central, responded to this review, September 24, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our hotel. I am very pleased to hear that your stay was 100% satisfying. Your safety and security are most important to us here at the Hampton Inn and I am glad you felt safe. If you are ever traveling through Bakersfield again please come back and stay with us. Thank you again.

Sincerely,
Jennifer Marchand
Director of Guest Services
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Alta Loma, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

The Hospitality and Service is exceptional. It's rare that 'individuals' go out of their way to assist with the littlest of requests and I sincerely appreciate their service. I enjoy the Hampton Inns here in California and out-of-state. I was recently asked to go to Miami and what was my hotel of choice...the Hampton Inn!

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled on business
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Hampton100, Front Office Manager at Hampton Inn Bakersfield - Central, responded to this review, September 14, 2013
Thank you again for all your great compliments about our staff and hotel. You have truely become like one of our family members here at the Hampton Inn and we look forward to your visits with us each time. We love having you here and can not wait to see you on your next visit.

Thank you again so much!
Sincerely,
Jennifer Marchand
Director of Guest Services
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Address: 1017 Oak Street, Bakersfield, CA 93304
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Location: United States > California > Bakersfield
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Bakersfield
#2 Family Hotel in Bakersfield
#5 Best Value Hotel in Bakersfield
#9 Business Hotel in Bakersfield
Price Range (Based on Average Rates):
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hampton Inn Bakersfield - Central 2.5*
Number of rooms: 95
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hampton Inn Bakersfield-Central is conveniently located in central Bakersfield. We are close to many restaurants, Camelot miniature golf park, Robabank Convention Center, Movie theatres, shopping malls, and so much more. Our staff is fast, friendly and efficient, ready to take care of our guests' every need as best as possible. Our rooms are clean, comfortable, and roomy. With complete fresh linens including our comforters washed daily. Complimentary Deluxe breakfast buffet daily and "On the go breakfast bags" available Monday thru Friday. Complimentary High speed wireless internet. "We love having you here". ... more   less 
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