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Buttonwillow Inn
2 out of 5
20681 Tracy Ave, I-5 and Hwy 58 Exit, Buttonwillow, CA
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3.3/5 (817 reviews)
Not worth much

"Pool and hot tub were out of order which was the only reason for booking this location."…"

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2019

Buttonwillow Inn
Hotel Rosedale
3 out of 5
2400 Camino Del Rio Court, Bakersfield, CA
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3.5/5Good! (3,744 reviews)

"stayed here for the weekend, grate place grate price. I would book aging."…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

Hotel Rosedale
SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Bakersfield North
3.5 out of 5
2620 Buck Owens Blvd, Bakersfield, CA
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$48
per night
Apr 11 - Apr 12
3.3/5 (2,165 reviews)

"I didn't like the parking,I'm handicapped and the parking was a long way from the room."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Bakersfield North
Knights Inn Bakersfield
1.5 out of 5
812 Wible Rd, Bakersfield, CA
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$53
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
3.2/5 (546 reviews)

"Horrible experience! Homeless people were constantly trying to get into the hotel. There were also people making “transactions” near our room. The bedding was dirty, floors were never cleaned and the bathroom was atrocious. I would never ever ever Stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Knights Inn Bakersfield
Rosedale Inn
2.5 out of 5
2604 Buck Owens Blvd., Bakersfield, CA
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$38
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
3/5 (346 reviews)

"Nothing flash, it sufficed...i only needed a shower ,having traveled many hours..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

Rosedale Inn
Vagabond Inn Executive Bakersfield Downtowner
2.5 out of 5
1301 Chester Avenue, Bakersfield, CA
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$53
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
3.6/5Good! (440 reviews)

"This was a nice place nice room and nice hospitality."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Vagabond Inn Executive Bakersfield Downtowner
Red Roof Inn Bakersfield
2 out of 5
889 Oak Street, Bakersfield, CA
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$59
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
3.5/5Good! (735 reviews)

"Love staying at this location everyone is always EXTREMELY sweet and helpful"…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Red Roof Inn Bakersfield
SureStay Hotel by Best Western Buttonwillow
2 out of 5
20688 Tracy Ave, Buttonwillow, CA
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$47
per night
Apr 22 - Apr 23
2.7/5 (806 reviews)

"Everything was well kept inside the room ! Bed was really comfy! Staff was friendly! Behind the hotel were a lot of guys hanging around in the back tables drinking , felt a little weird when I was arriving .... but thank god are room was towards the front of the hotel and not the back . I searched ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

SureStay Hotel by Best Western Buttonwillow
WoodSpring Suites Bakersfield
2.5 out of 5
8311 E Brundage Lane, Bakersfield, CA
$55
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
4/5Very Good! (656 reviews)

"So clean, it even smelled like they had just mopped the floors. Amazing! Friendly staff, felt very safe. I will definitely be booking here on our next visit to Bakersfield. Even friends that booked a different hotel were astonished with our room. I don’t feel this way about many, if any hotels. We ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

WoodSpring Suites Bakersfield
Days Inn by Wyndham Lost Hills
2 out of 5
14684 Aloma St, Lost Hills, CA
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$55
per night
May 3 - May 4
3.3/5 (476 reviews)

"It's perfect for an overnight on interstate 5. Clean and comfy beds. In room coffee. We will definitely be back as its a good half way point from SF to LAX."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Lost Hills
Motel 6 Lost Hills
2 out of 5
14685 Warren St, Lost Hills, CA
Free Cancellation
$45
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
3.3/5 (300 reviews)

"Cheap and pet friendly hotel. Check in was quick and simple"…"

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

Motel 6 Lost Hills
Motel 6 Buttonwillow Central
2 out of 5
20645 Tracy Ave, Buttonwillow, CA
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$44
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9
3.4/5Good! (503 reviews)

"It worked for the price. You get what you pay for here. A lot of hwy noise. Old property, floor was flithy, bed and pillows were comfortable. Two bars of soap, no shampoo or conditioner, luckily I had some left from our hotel the night before! Slept good, but won't stay again."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Motel 6 Buttonwillow Central
Super 8 by Wyndham Bakersfield South CA
2 out of 5
3620 Wible Road, Bakersfield, CA
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$57
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
3.6/5Good! (961 reviews)

"Property was decent staff was nice pricing was alright in a remote Area."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Bakersfield South CA
Sleep Inn & Suites Bakersfield North
2.5 out of 5
6257 Knudsen Dr, Bakersfield, CA
Free Cancellation
$50
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
3.6/5Good! (939 reviews)

"The lights in the room are blue white LED, I prefer warmer toned light as it is more relaxing. The room included breakfast, but missed somethings like butter."…"

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2020

Sleep Inn & Suites Bakersfield North
Quality Inn & Suites Bakersfield
2.5 out of 5
4500 Buck Owens Blvd, Bakersfield, CA
Free Cancellation
$54
per night
Apr 11 - Apr 12
3.5/5Good! (1,496 reviews)

"Room was clean and comfortable. Desk person was very nice and helpful.Not the greatest location but not bad."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Quality Inn & Suites Bakersfield
Travelodge by Wyndham Bakersfield
2 out of 5
1011 Oak Street, Bakersfield, CA
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$55
per night
Apr 17 - Apr 18
3.2/5 (1,441 reviews)

"The property was clean and quiet and had easy access to the city"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Bakersfield
Motel 6 Lebec
2 out of 5
51541 Ralphs Ranch Road, Lebec, CA
Free Cancellation
$49
per night
Apr 6 - Apr 7
3.7/5Good! (627 reviews)

"Convenient location don’t even have to leave the parking lot to go to Flying J for gas. The grounds could use some help and the carpet in the hallway is worn. But the room was clean and comfortable easy and friendly check in."…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

Motel 6 Lebec
Motel 6 Bakersfield Convention Center
2 out of 5
1350 Easton Dr, Bakersfield, CA
Free Cancellation
$46
per night
Apr 21 - Apr 22
2.7/5 (204 reviews)

"For the price I paid, I was very happy with the room, it was clean, warm and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Motel 6 Bakersfield Convention Center
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Cheap Hotels in Bakersfield

Bakersfield has a variety of cheap accommodations and things to do, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Kern County Museum, this destination is home to The Park At River Walk and Hart Memorial Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're looking for affordable lodging choices in Bakersfield, the 49 budget accommodations in the area give you plenty of possibilities. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have earned good reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

Vagabond Inn Buttonwillow I-5 - 2-star hotel. You'll find free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable rooms and good location.

Days Inn by Wyndham Lost Hills - Customers like this 2-star motel for its helpful staff and comfortable beds. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Travelodge by Wyndham Bakersfield - At this 2-star hotel, you can take advantage of free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Reviews mention the overall condition and overall value.

Motel 6 Lebec - 2-star motel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall condition and convenient parking.

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Frazier Park - Customers like this 2.5-star hotel for its clean rooms and helpful staff. It offers free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Planning Your Trip to Bakersfield

Still picking your trip dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can maximize your time.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 96°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February, and November, with an average temperature of 40°F
  • Rainiest months: March, February, January, and December, with an average rainfall of 1.15 inches
  • Driest months: July, October, April, and November, with an average rainfall of 0.29 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Bakersfield

Bakersfield attracts visitors with its major shopping area and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Kern County Museum, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Check out the local culture at Buena Vista Museum of Natural History & Science and Fox Theater, or visit other spots like Bakersfield Museum of Art.

Travelers also like Bakersfield for its:
  • Cafés
  • Live music
  • Entertainment
  • Excursions

Getting Around Bakersfield

The most convenient airport is 4 mi (6.4 km) away from the city center in Bakersfield, CA (BFL-Meadows Field). To explore the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Bakersfield Station or Wasco Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Bakersfield like for travelers on a budget?
Bakersfield has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Los Padres National Forest and Rabobank Arena, this destination is home to The Park At River Walk and Carrizo Plain National Monument, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Bakersfield?
Based on reviews, SureStay Hotel by Best Western Buttonwillow is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Motel 6 Buttonwillow Central and Sleep Inn & Suites Bakersfield North.
What's the seasonal weather like in Bakersfield?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 96°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 40°F. Average annual rainfall for Bakersfield is 5.57 inches.
What is there to see and do in Bakersfield?
Bakersfield draws tourists with its fantastic dining options and live music, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Rabobank Arena and Buck Owens Crystal Palace, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Check out the local culture at Fox Theater and Kern County Museum, or visit other spots like Buena Vista Museum of Natural History & Science.
What's the best way to get around Bakersfield?
The closest airport is 4 mi (6.4 km) away from the city center in Bakersfield, CA (BFL-Meadows Field). To see more of the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Bakersfield Station or Wasco Station.

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