Padre Hotel

The beautifully renovated Padre Hotel first opened its doors in 1928 and today is Bakersfield’s only 4-Diamond Hotel.

Bakersfield’s best hotel, Padre Hotel, first opened its doors in 1928 and today is Bakersfield’s only 4-Diamond Hotel. After being closed for several years, the historic hotel underwent a transformation to become a sophisticated boutique hotel with restaurants, nightlife, wedding venues and conference facilities. After a long day out in the oil fields, working on the farm, or just exploring Bakersfield, come unwind in our luxurious guest rooms, host your private event, or enjoy one of Padre Hotel Bakersfield’s five unique dining options.

(661) 427 - 4900
1702 18th Street
Bakersfield, CA 93301


  • Business Center
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Cable TV
  • Pet Friendly
  • Smoke-Free Property
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail Lounge
  • Near Downtown

Area Attractions:

An apparent inspiration to writers everywhere, Bakersfield is referenced in Jack Kerouac’s On the Road, Stephen King’s Misery and John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath. Known for its spectacular attractions – both natural and man-made – Bakersfield is filled with intriguing destinations and visitor adventure. Take in an evening of refined entertainment at the historic Fox Theater. Go boating and fishing on beautiful Lake Webb and discover a fascinating 18th-century village at the Kern County Museum. Shopping enthusiasts can explore the celebrated downtown antiques district or choose modern venues such as East Hills Mall and Valley Plaza. Sports are big too with thousands of fans cheering on the local Condors and Jam. Auto racing fans will be in heaven with two nearby state-of-the-art tracks.