The Padre Hotel

3.5 star property
Art Deco Bakersfield hotel in Downtown Bakersfield, near Fox Theater

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The Padre Hotel

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2 restaurants, breakfast served
One King Bed (Forty Winks Room) | Hypo-allergenic bedding, down comforters, memory foam beds, in-room safe
Coffee shop

Overview of The Padre Hotel



Popular amenities

  • Pet friendly
  • Breakfast available
  • Spa
  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
1702 18th St, Bakersfield, CA, 93301

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationFox Theater2 min walk
  • Popular LocationMechanics Bank Arena12 min walk
  • Popular LocationBakersfield Museum of Art14 min walk
  • AirportBakersfield, CA (BFL-Meadows Field)13 min drive

Room options

One King Bed, Accessible (Maverick Room)

  • 375 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

One King Bed (Maverick Room)

  • 375 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

One King Bed (Forty Winks Room)

  • 225 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

About this area


The Padre Hotel is located in Downtown Bakersfield, a neighborhood in Bakersfield, and is near the airport. Fox Theater and Kern County Museum are cultural highlights and Kern County Fairgrounds is a popular area attraction. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Mechanics Bank Arena or Bakersfield Sports Village. Break out the clubs and hit the links with a golf course and golf lessons nearby, or seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails and mountain biking.

What's nearby

  • Fox Theater - 2 min walk
  • Buena Vista Museum of Natural History & Science - 6 min walk
  • Clinica Sierra Vista - 6 min walk
  • Mechanics Bank Arena - 12 min walk
  • Bakersfield Museum of Art - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Bakersfield Station - 2 min drive
  • Bakersfield, CA (BFL-Meadows Field) - 13 min drive


  • Sandrini's Restaurant - 3 min walk
  • Jin Sushi - 2 min walk
  • The 18Hundred - 4 min walk
  • Jerry's Pizza & Pub - 3 min walk
  • Brimstone Bar - 1 min walk

About this property

The Padre Hotel

3.5-star hotel near Mechanics Bank Arena
Located close to Fox Theater and Kern County Museum, The Padre Hotel provides a rooftop terrace, a coffee shop/cafe, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Enjoy a meal at the two onsite restaurants. In addition to 3 bars and a 24-hour gym, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks at this hotel include:
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge), valet parking (surcharge), and express check-out
  • Express check-in, luggage storage, and multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers, a TV in the lobby, and a front-desk safe
  • Guest reviews say great things about the first-rate property condition
Room features
All 112 rooms offer comforts such as laptop-compatible safes and laptop-friendly workspaces, in addition to thoughtful touches like free WiFi and air conditioning.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding, memory foam beds, and down comforters
  • Bathrooms with designer toiletries and showers
  • 40-inch HDTVs with premium channels
  • Refrigerators, coffee/tea makers, and daily housekeeping


English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired internet

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking on site (USD 15 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Extended parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Daily cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee: USD 8–12 per person
  • 2 restaurants
  • 3 bars/lounges
  • A coffee shop/cafe
  • Snack bar/deli

Restaurants on site

  • Brimstone
  • Farmacy Cafe

Things to do

  • 24-hour gym
  • TV in common areas

Family friendly

  • In-room refrigerator
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli


  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe at front desk

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour and ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • 4 meeting rooms
  • 5,000 square feet of conference space


  • Rooftop terrace


  • Spa services


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom available in select rooms
  • Assistive listening devices
  • Braille/raised signage
  • Elevator
  • In-room accessibility available in select rooms
  • Roll-in shower available in select rooms
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bedsheets provided
  • Blackout drapes
  • Down comforter
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Memory foam mattress
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)


  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV with premium cable channels
  • iPod dock

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Limited room service
  • Refrigerator


  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop workspace
  • Laptop-compatible safe

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