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Clarion Hotel

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Montreal, QC
Reviewed August 21, 2012

We booked online for a 1 night stop over at the Clarion Hotel in Bakersfield, Ca. We arrived late at the hotel since we got caught in a bad thunderstorm in death valley. Even though we arrived late our room was ready and waiting for us. The lady at the counter was able to help us quickly and was very...

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ca643, General Manager at Clarion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate hearing about your stay! Thank you for sharing your experience with others so that they may enjoy the same relaxing night as you did. The staff here, work hard to create a clean comfortable atmosphere for our guests. We know we are an "Older" Hotel and with a lot of "New" Hotels in the area, we...

Precy Sur Oise, France
Reviewed August 12, 2012

We booked this hotel on Hotwire for a last-minute, one-night stopover and were happy to get a Choice Hotel, though I don't think we got a better deal than if we had booked directly. It is reasonably a 3-star hotel and had all the necessities. Breakfast was good but relatively limited when compared to other Choice Hotels in lower categories....

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ca643, Manager at Clarion Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for letting us know you were "Happy" with your stay! Our staff works hard everyday to create the "Value" guests are looking for. We do have plans to add some additional items to the Breakfast and we are excited to be able to offer our guests more choices. Clarion Hotel wants to be your place to...

Washington, DC
Reviewed July 8, 2012

It's funny how, the more I need a warm bed and a warm shower, the worse my luck gets on Priceline. I saw Clarion come up on my bid and just got a dread feeling - since when is a Clarion a three star hotel?? - but I figured I didn't have a choice and should give it a chance....

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ca643, General Manager at Clarion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We hate to hear that you were dissatisfied with your stay. When our customers are not satisfied, we are not satisfied. Each employee works hard to ensure each guest is comfortable and happy. I am glad that the employees were quick to resolve any and all issues that may have arose during your stay. Thank you for bringing...

Roseville, California
Reviewed May 1, 2012

Booked on Priceline, so didn't know the hotel name until booked. Was not real happy when I read the mixed reviews, but it was only suppose to be for 1 night. I am formally in the travel industry for 20+ years, so I am tough on hotels with my reviews. It happened we had a family emergency and had to...

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ca643, General Manager at Clarion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the kind words! We love to hear how we have made an impact on a guest. Its the small things we do each day that we know can go a long way with the guests and their stay. We currently serve a "Deluxe Continental" Breakfast and have been working on updating our Breakfast and adding...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed April 27, 2012

What is a Clarion? I still don't know. Its like Comfort Inn, but bigger. Its like like Holiday Inn Express, except its older. Its called a Hotel, but its like a motel. With those questions in my head, it was difficult to sleep on that night. Nevertheless, I recommend this place. Mostly because there was no one at this place,...

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ca643, General Manager at Clarion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We hate to hear that you were dissatisfied with your stay. When our customers are not satisfied, We are not satisfied. Each employee works hard to ensure satisfaction and wants each guest to be happy. We are an "Older" property with great character with the "Best Team Players" We appreciate your business and dont want to lose you...

Leuven
Reviewed April 23, 2012

On our 3 week trip this was the worst hotel we stayed in, luckily it was only 1 night. The room smells terrible, everything is old. They need to do some renovation. Breakfast was ok.

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ca643, General Manager at Clarion Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your comments. We do understand that we are getting "Older" and could use a Re-fresh: We hope to be able to do that later this year. We just recently installed the 32" Flat Screens and plan to add other guest amenities such as Guest Laundry and New Breakfast Items and more! Our Staff are here for...

Phoenix
Reviewed April 20, 2012

I stayed here recently while on business in Bakersfield. The room was excellent: very clean, comfortable bed, big flat screen tv,.. The staff was cordial and I had no issues there. The only ding was the free breakfast (you get what you pay for), I took a look at it and it looked pretty gnarly. Great place to stay while...

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ca643, General Manager at Clarion Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a few minutes to let us know about your stay! We do care about what you think and telling us about it gives us the tools to improve. Our Breakfast is going to be an area of "Change" soon! We plan on bringing in some "healthier" choices along with added items. We hope you will revisit...

vancouver island
Reviewed March 25, 2012

We booked this through Priceline, where you don't know the hotel until the end. After reading the reviews we went with some trepidation. However we were very pleasantly surprised at how well the hotel met our needs for a one night stop along the way. The room was clean, beds very comfortable and with the fan creating "white noise:" traffic...

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ca643, General Manager at Clarion Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for having taken the time to write your positive feedback on Tripadvisor. I will share your compliments with the staff so that they will know how their hard work makes Happy Guests! I know they take great pride in what they do and love to hear the compliments. We look forward to welcome you back again. Best Reagards,...

Mountain View, California
Reviewed March 23, 2012

This hotel is located right off the 99 freeway in north Bakersfield. Lots of parking, easy in and out. Check in was quick and pleasant. Located next to the check in desk was coffee, which was always available. The room was comfortable, with a small fridge, microwave, and coffee maker. We liked that the sink was located outside of the...

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ca643, General Manager at Clarion Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for having taken the time to write your feedback on Tripadvisor. I will share your coments with the staff so that they will know how their hard work makes Happy Guests! I know they take great pride in what they do and love to hear what the guests have to say. We look forward to welcome you back...

Fresno, California, United States
Reviewed February 3, 2012

3 star hotel?? I know stars are based on amenities, but yipes. I switched rooms because the cleaning solution smell was overwhelming, and yes, there is a smell in the hallways like chlorine, I assume it's that carpet fresh stuff. The bartender at the tiny bar was cute and nice, the hotel is right off the highway, and it's a...

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ca643, General Manager at Clarion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. I do apologise that the experience was not up to your expectations, we value our guests’ comments very highly and will certainly take note of the points that you have mentioned as we constantly strive to improve our guests’ experience. I do hope you would return in your...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Clarion Hotel® is conveniently located off State Routes 99 and 58, is only minutes from major businesses and local attractions.We offer Standard Rooms with 1 Queen Bed or 2 Double Beds: We have Deluxe Rooms that include a sitting area with a Sofa Bed.We offer our guests each day:Hot BreakfastFree Wireless InternetDaily Newspaper24 Hour Beverage StationDaily Happy Hour in our LoungeCompetitive RatesAll Rooms include a 32" Flat Screen T.V.Microwave/RefrigeratorIn Room CoffeeBlow DryerIron/BoardAlarm Clock Radio ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel

Address: 3540 Rosedale Hwy, Bakersfield, CA 93308-6229
Location: United States > California > Bakersfield
Price Range: $76 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 122
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Clarion Hotel Bakersfield
Clarion Bakersfield
Bakersfield Clarion
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for a room at the front of the hotel to avoid the petrol station at the back.”
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“Always avoid the dreaded ice machine, which is in the middle of each floor. We like a room at either end.”
JM_in_California, May 27, 2015 | Read review
“Book on a completely non-smoking floor if you're sensitive.”
564lc, Nov 23, 2014 | Read review
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