NEW! Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming. Easy-access Plug-and-Play feature makes it simple to connect electronics.
The La Quinta Inn Bakersfield South offers easy access to many area attractions, including Mesa Marin and Bakersfield Raceways, Buck Owens Crystal Place, and the Bakersfield Museum of Art. Learn the story of California oil at the West Kern Oil Museum. Try your luck at Eagle Mountain...see more Casino. Visit the landscaped shorelines of beautiful Lake Ming, or spend a day at the California Living Museum (zoo, botanic garden, and natural history museum). Don't miss the Wasco rose festival, and the famous Tehachapi Windmills wind farm.
The La Quinta Inn Bakersfield South is close to Centennial Garden Arena and Convention Center. You will find plenty of restaurants and golf nearby, and shopping at the Valley Plaza Mall. The La Quinta Inn Bakersfield also offers a Free Bright Side BreakfastTM, heated outdoor pool, shaded gazebo, and our popular business king rooms. All rooms include free high-speed Internet access, a coffee maker, hair dryer, and more. Located in the San Joaquin Valley off Highway 99 (northbound exit Buck Owens Blvd., or southbound, Rosedale Hwy).see less
Amenities & Services
Free Bright Side Breakfast
Free High-Speed Internet Access
Free Local Calls
Guest Laundry Facilities
Outdoor Swimming Pool
Free Bright Side Breakfast®
Hot and cold cereal
Bread and muffins
All-you-can-drink coffee and juice
Additional Breakfast Items:
8,000 La Quinta Returns points for a free night stay.
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Check-In Time: 3:00 PM
Check-Out Time: 12:00 PM
Guest Room Amenities
NEW! Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming
Plug-and-Play TV feature makes it simple to connect electronics
Free wireless high-speed Internet access
Microwave in some rooms
Premium Cable Channels
Iron with Ironing Board
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Most Recent Reviews:
"Nice room for passing through"
Reviewed Jun 30, 2014
Angela C | Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
Wouldn't stay here more than one night. First motel ever to scare me. Homeless people outside that followed our vehicle then walked off when we parked. ?? Nice rooms. Nice staff. Waffle maker and fruits with continental breakfast. Internet didn't work like stated online. Great price. Right by IHOP. Sketchy town.
This property need some attention or better management of employees. Make sure rooms are ready for guests before assigning them to a room. We have always stayed at this property but the last 2 times we've stayed there it has a feeling of run down and not being maintained. No cable in first room. No ashtray in a smoking room. We called front desk and they moved us to another room. 2nd room the toilet seat was wet with gross stuff floating in the toilet. Wife was so exhausted from traveling she went to bed. Our door opened up, it was maid with a shower curtain. I put the shower curtain up.
Did not receive maid services and was given soiled towels at front desk ! Unfortunate could have been resolved ! I am also an La Quinta Elite member ! :'( will be going back in August ! Will have to take a second look on staying here
We stayed for one night while traveling. When we entered the lobby, 2-3 housekeeping personnel
by the door, we said hello to them and received blank stares. The desk clerk was matter of fact not overly friendly. See bluntly pointed to a printed sign taped to the front desk and told us we need to read it. It was informing guests that water to the hotel would be shut off at 8am the next morning. No "sorry for the inconvenience" from the clerk, almost like "stay somewhere else if that's a problem" kind of attitude. Neighborhood is sketchy, a few "earthy" looking people around but no one bothered us. Room was moderately clean, lots of stray hair in the bathroom like most lower end motels. Fine for a night just remember you get what you pay for.
For the price-point it is one of the best. It is convenient to the freeway and has a great staff. They are always polite and recognize repeat customers. The breakfast is decent and the rooms are comfortable. There are many restaurants nearby and a famous local breakfast diner and country music dinner house.
Local Time: 11:33 AM (Pacific)
Local Temperature: 93.2°F 5-day Forecast
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