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London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this hotel! The rooms are really comfortable and spacious, the decor is fun, all very clean and welcoming! We stayed on a Thursday and weren't overlooking the open air bar, so it was very quiet. The staff were charming, restaurant was great, and the open air bar with live music was really fun! We weren't expecting to find... More 

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! Our Bakersfield Unplugged event is a great chance for our hotel guests and Bakersfield locals alike to gather and enjoy great, fun music. I am happy to hear you were able to enjoy the event and the rest of your experience at the Padre was also wonderful. The Padre team works hard to provide the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I took my husband here for fathers day. We had a GREAT time. we loved the room. We got the "head honcho." Bathtub water came from the ceiling! It gave us amazing memories, by far the best hotel I have been to. It is located downtown next to local bars and restaurants, as well as providing their own.

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for choosing to stay at the Padre for your celebration. Our Head Honcho suites are definitely a favorite - the "waterfall" jacuzzi tubs are sexy and fun, and the rest of the suite is pure luxury. We hope you can come back soon! Cheers! Jennifer Josnhon More 

lincoln
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55 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Stayed on the way to Las Vegas, lovely town, real America! Hotel is lovely and clean, has a great atmosphere and theme, spacious rooms and modern twist to a traditional American hotel with a great history. Lovely terrace bar on second floor. Very reasonable prices too. My only complaint is the whole hotel, including the room smells of cooking all... More 

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the review. We love to surprise our guests with the unique decor and luxury amenities that range from memory foam beds to various dining options. I am happy to hear you enjoyed the Prairie Fire bar on the second floor patio, and hope that you can join us again soon to add to this experience. Cheers!... More 

Bern, Switzerland
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

We spent a night here, passing through, and went for a sixth-floor "Head Honcho" suite. The feather bed was probably the most comfortable I have ever slept in and the room and bathroom were very spacious. The tub was massive - and the tap was situated in the ceiling, creating a fun, albeit loud, waterfall effect. The shower was also... More 

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the review. It sounds like you had the full Padre experience - from the luxury Head Honcho suite to dinner in the Belvedere fine dining room - I am happy to hear you enjoyed it all! Please visit us again soon! Best Wishes, Jennifer Johnson More 

St. Catharines, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

If you find yourself in Bakersfield be sure to stay at The Padre. It was built in 1928 but has recently undergone a complete renovation and has a very cool, hip vibe. Great graphic and interior design throughout. The rooms are fairly large and well-furnished. We really enjoyed our stay. Upon arrival we headed to the second floor roof-top patio... More 

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the review! I'm so happy you were able to experience the band on Prairie Fire patio during your visit. The historic Padre Hotel has a lot to offer - from various dining experiences, to live music several days of the week - and we always strive to ensure our guests are taken care of and having... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This hotel was a pleasant surprise. Very modern styling and dinner in the bar area was outstanding! It is a remodeled building from 1928. Very quiet and great views from the upper floors of the surrounding country side

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the review! We take a lot of pride in our historic Downtown Bakersfield roots and are always happy to hear from our guests. We hope you can visit us again soon! Cheers, Jennifer Johnson More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

This was a stopover on our way from Napa to Las Vegas and for this it was perfect room was lovely never had a jacuzzi bath which filled from the ceiling before! Dinner at the belvedere lovely the pork belly was to die for Thank you

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! The Belvedere Room has so many delicious options on the menu, but the pork belly is also one of my favorites. The "waterfall" tub is a unique feature to our suites and we love to hear how our guests enjoy all of these fun details. We hope you can visit us again soon! Cheers! Jennifer... More 

Aliso Viejo, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Every person on the staff was very friendly and helpful. My room was bigger and better than I imagined. The bed was the most comfortable ever. I will definitely stay here again and recommend to others.

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Hello - Thank you for the review! The Padre Hotel wouldn't be the best hotel - or the only 4 Diamond rated hotel in Bakersfield - without the wonderful Padre team! I will be sure to pass your compliments along and hope that you can visit us again soon! Best Wishes, Jennifer Johnson More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Absolutely loved my stay here! My room was gorgeous! The bed was the most comfortable I believe I've ever had in a hotel( and I've stayed at some fine ones). The bed is so comfy you'll wish you could stay an extra night. The staff was polite and friendly and professional . I loved the pressed tin ceilings in the... More 

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the review. The Padre team takes pride in making sure every guest is taken care of, and the luxury memory foam beds also help with that! We hope you don't have to wait until next March to visit us, either! Cheers! Jennifer Johnson More 

Reno
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We spent 1 night at the Padre after a long day driving. It's very nice and has been redone very well. Downtown Bakersfield is trying to revitalize itself (with mixed success), but I applaud their efforts.

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Jennifer J, Manager at Padre Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the review. The Padre Hotel is proud to be a part of the downtown revitalization. We hope you can visit us again! Best Wishes, Jennifer Johnson More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Farmacy Cafe
Farmacy Cafe
Cuisines: American, Cafe
Brimstone Bar
Brimstone Bar
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Padre Hotel is located in the heart of Downtown Bakersfield. We are very close to Rabo Bank Arena, the Fox Theater and the arts district. The Padre was built in 1928 and remodeled completely in 2010. The rooms are amazing; you will want to take one our beds home with you. We cannot wait to see you at the Padre! The Padre team ... more   less 

Additional Information about Padre Hotel

Address: 1702 18th Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301
Location: United States > California > Bakersfield
Price Range: $111 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Padre Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 112
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Bakersfield
#2 Business Hotel in Bakersfield
#5 Family Hotel in Bakersfield
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