Padre Hotel - Bakersfield

18Th Street 1702, Bakersfield, United States, 93301  show map
 3 stars
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Padre Hotel - Bakersfield

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Exercise gym

 Spa and relaxation

Spa lounge

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

Overview

Padre Hotel is located in the center of Bakersfield overlooking San Joaquin Valley. Founded in 1928, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2010.

Padre Hotel is also minutes away from McMurtry Aquatic Center, Unity Church and Bakersfield Museum of Art. This designer property is about 1 km away from the center of Bakersfield.

The hotel is set next to theaters, the palace and museums.

10 minutes' drive from Meadows Field airport and 15 minutes' walk to Bakersfield Amtrak train station.

Rooms

All 112 modern rooms offer cable TV, a safe, climate control, free Wi-Fi and an iron with ironing board as well as en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, a shower and a bathtub. The guestrooms offer a modern-style interior and carpet floor.

Eat & Drink

Brimstone bar is available on site. Offering caribbean, cuban and contemporary dishes, Mama Roomba is a 5-minute walk away.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Padre Hotel offers a safe deposit box, an elevator and a designated smoking area as well as a slide projector, a conference room and a video projector for business guests.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at USD 10 per day.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   112.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Spa lounge
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Turndown service
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge

Bedroom

  • Foam mattress
  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  4 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Padre Hotel - Bakersfield Bakersfield location
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Hotel Address:

18Th Street 1702, Bakersfield, United States, 93301

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City Center
  • Bakersfield
    400 m
Airports
  • Meadows Field (BFL)
    7.3 km
Train Stations
  • Bakersfield Amtrak
    1.3 km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Belvedere (cuisine: Contemporary)
    30 m
  • The Mark (cuisine: American)
    80 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    112

Rooms and availability

Padre Hotel photos Room
Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or Double beds
Size: 38 m²
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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One King Bed (Maverick Room)

Room facilities
    Padre Hotel photos Room
    Suite
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 24 m²
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    This room features a glass enclosed step in shower in the en suite bathroom.

    Room facilities
      Padre Hotel photos Room
      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 34 m²
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      • Air conditioning
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      This spacious room provides a chair with an ottoman.This room is also available in an ADA form.

      Room facilities
        Padre Hotel photos Room
        Deluxe Corner Double Room
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 34 m²
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        • Air conditioning
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        Deluxe, One King Bed (Corner Pocket Room)

        Room facilities

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Padre Hotel - Bakersfield Bakersfield location
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          Hotel Address:

          18Th Street 1702, Bakersfield, United States, 93301

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Bakersfield
            400 m
          Airports
          • Meadows Field (BFL)
            7.3 km
          Train Stations
          • Bakersfield Amtrak
            1.3 km
          • Train Stations
            100 m
          Restaurants
          • Belvedere (cuisine: Contemporary)
            30 m
          • The Mark (cuisine: American)
            80 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  4 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2010
          • Number of floors:
            8
          • Number of rooms:
            112

          Padre Hotel Location

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          What's nearby

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 2.2 km

          Train stations

          • Bakersfield Amtrak - 1.2 km

          Convention centers

          • Bakersfield Rabobank Convention Center - 700 m

          Sport related

          • Fox Theatre - 100 m
          • Rabobank Arena - 700 m
          • The Dome - 1.5 km

          Amusement

          • Amf Westchester Bowl - 1.2 km

          Stadiums

          • Strongbow Stadium - 1.5 km

          Museums

          • Buena Vista Museum-Natural - 300 m
          • Kern County Museum - 2.1 km

          Parks

          • Kern County Parks and Recreation - 1.1 km

          Halls

          • Fox Theater - 100 m
          • Masonic Lodge - 200 m
          • Woman's Club of Bakersfield - 300 m
          • Bayou - 600 m
          • Bakersfield Racquet Club - 900 m
          • Arthritis Association Adaptive - 1.9 km

          Universities, Institutes

          • University of la Verne - 200 m
          • California Pacific School-Law - 200 m
          • Point Loma Nazarene University - 300 m
          • Fresno Pacific University - 400 m
          • Employers' Training Resource - 1.0 km
          • Bakersfield College of Beauty - 1.1 km

          Medical care and Hospitals

          • Inland Eye and Tissue Bank - 300 m
          • Mercy Hospital - 600 m
          • Child and Adolescent Ctr - 700 m
          • San Joaquin Community Hospital - 700 m
          • San Joaquin Family Birth Ctr - 800 m
          • Bakersfield Heart Hospital - 2.0 km
          • Bakersfield Memorial Hospital - 2.1 km

          Local attractions

          • Camelot Park - 1.7 km
            1251 Oak Street, Bakersfield
          • Peacocks at Hart Park - 13.2 km
            River Rd, Bakersfield
          • Kern County Museum - 2.0 km
            3801 Chester Avenue, Bakersfield
          • California Area Living Museum (CALM) - 13.8 km
            10500 Alfred Harrell Highway, Bakersfield

          Near the hotel

          • Buena Vista Museum of Natural History - 320 m
            2018 Chester Avenue, Bakersfield
          • McMurtry Aquatic Center - 1.1 km
            1325 Q Street, Bakersfield
          • Crystal Palace and Museum - 980 m
            Bakersfield, CA

          Restaurants nearby

          • Belvedere - 30 m

            Address: 1702 18th STREET

            84% likes this, based on 59 reviews
            Cuisine: Contemporary

          • Farmacy Cafe - 70 m

            Address: The Padre Hotel

            68% likes this, based on 32 reviews

          • Mama Roomba - 120 m

            Address: 1814 Eye Street
            Phone: 661 322-6262

            64% likes this, based on 70 reviews
            Cuisine: Caribbean, Cuban

          • The Mark - 80 m

            Address: 1623 19th St.

            64% likes this, based on 42 reviews
            Cuisine: American

          • Goose Loonies Sports Cafe - 80 m

            Address: 1623 19th St.
            Phone: 661.631.1242

            71% likes this, based on 40 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Greek

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  4 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2010
          • Number of floors:
            8
          • Number of rooms:
            112
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          Padre Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Padre Hotel

          Average guest rating

          9.0out of 10
          Superb
          Based on 30 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          9.0
          Value
          8.5
          Rooms
          9.0

          Guest reviews

          • Single
            7.4

            Good ambiance. Nice room. Good meal and bar facilities.

            No easy on site parking, No guest computer for those who did not have their own with them.

          • Single
            9.6

            It is very luxurious, a great bed, nice thick towels, and very good service. The staff were very friendly. The food was outstanding, much better than I expected.

            The lighting in the bathroom was quite dim. I did not like having to pay extra for coffee to be delivered in the morning. They might consider putting in those little convenient coffee pots.

          • Single
            8.8

            Clean Room

            On the 6th floor in my room I could feel the music from downstairs in the club through my pillow. Hotel probably makes more in the club than you do from the rooms. but something to think about. Also when the crowd got out at 1:30am the noise was too much from the street. i would book rooms on the opposite side of the hotel from the "front" of the hotel on Friday and Saturday nights.

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            The bed and pillows were super comfortable, the look and design of the whole hotel down to the details was well-thought out and very attractive. It is easily the most stylish and happening spot in Bakersfiedl.

            While the cost of the room was reasonable considering how nice the room and place was, I felt like the hotel nickels and dimes you on anything extra. If you want coffee or a newspaper, it's an extra five dollars. They have valets greet you to take your car, but that's 10 dollars added to your account when parking isn't that hard to find around the hotel. When you get petty over little items, that takes away from the luxury feel.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Splendid remake. Exquisite description of the hotel's history. Great, humorous style.

          • Group of friends
            7.0

            Lovely Art Deco Hotel in Luxurious surroundings.

            Not a complaint. Just an observation. We arrived from la at 1.30pm and wereasked to sit in the lobby until 3.30pm, until our room was ready. I know we were early, which is initself absurd, but the staff didnt even offer to mind our bags while we went to the bar, so we sat for 2 hours in the lobby.

          • Couple
            8.8

            Stayed in this hotel as an overnighter to break up drive from Yosemite to Las Vegas. It's a contemporary haven in a large industrial town. The rooms were fab - large with well designed bathrooms and comfy beds. Facilities on site such as bars and grill excellent. Did'nt try the restaurant but looked fab and reasonably priced for it's upmarket look and menu. Valet parking was efficient and friendly. Has a quirky history which I liked.

            Can't fault the hotel - loved it but it is in a city off the tourist trail. If you need to go to Bakersfield this should be top of your list of places to stay - may not be the cheapest room you can get in Bakersfield but for quality and style well priced.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Room was spacious and airy and light.

            Parking fee. Dark bathroom...needs more lighting.

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            Padre is a beatifully renovated vintage hotel in a rural city. Very pleasant, great service, very good food.

            The windows of the room could not be opened.

          • Older travelers
            9.0

            I love the staff they are amazing! The food is good also. The decor of the Hotel is great.

            The Padre is a great Hotel but a few minor details could make it better. One is to have housekeeping make sure everything is in working order before guest check-in, We have stayed there 4 or 5 times in the last 2 months all but one time the phones were not working properly or at all. The rooms are beautiful but some of them do not have phones by the bed which would make it more convenient.Also, having movies to rent on TV would be really nice. We travel alot and these are some things we really look for in a Hotel. Also, in some of the rooms the airconditioning is not that great. A workout room would be nice on premises too! The prices are a little high I think for Bakersfield.

          • Older travelers
            5.8

            Noise. It was more like a night club/bar with rooms rather than a hotel. Smoking outside the main entrance upon arrival that was most offputting. All staff came across as inexperienced. Hotel corridors should be closely monitored for noise & people using bar & the night club. From a previous stay & complaint staff should ensure that any further actions re; room requirements etc are met.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Small and comfortable. Close to event. Friendly service.

            Phone not close to bed. No Adult channels. Some noise at night. Up on the 8th floor sounded like a racing car was passing by

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Hotel reeks with luxury and design elements. The restaurants.

          • Family with children
            6.6

            pretty room and nice staff!

            WE were not informed that there is a VERY loud DISCO at the bottom of the hotel that literally shakes the rooms until after 2am EVERY Saturday and FRIDAY nights. NOT ROMANTIC!

          • Older travelers
            5.8

            Noise. It was more like a night club/bar with rooms rather than a hotel. Smoking outside the main entrance upon arrival that was most offputting. All staff came across as inexperienced. Hotel corridors should be closely monitored for noise & people using bar & the night club. From a previous stay & complaint staff should ensure that any further actions re; room requirements etc are met.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Padre Hotel - Bakersfield Bakersfield location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          18Th Street 1702, Bakersfield, United States, 93301

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Bakersfield
            400 m
          Airports
          • Meadows Field (BFL)
            7.3 km
          Train Stations
          • Bakersfield Amtrak
            1.3 km
          • Train Stations
            100 m
          Restaurants
          • Belvedere (cuisine: Contemporary)
            30 m
          • The Mark (cuisine: American)
            80 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  4 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2010
          • Number of floors:
            8
          • Number of rooms:
            112