Just two hours north of LA, this rapidly growing city has a population of just under 400,000 residents. Bakersfield allows you to take a quick, easy trip to Los Angeles, but don’t miss out on all the great sites this small city has to offer.
Murray Family Farms is a great option for those traveling with kids. Stop to see the food from when it's harvested all the way to when it's cooked in the kitchen. After, check out the animals on the property and learn more about this iconic Bakersfield farm. Learn something new at the Buena Vista Natural History Museum, or learn more about the region’s history at the Kern County Museum. Bakersfield Art Museum and California Living Museum are other must-visit spots in the city.
Californians are known for their laid back and open attitudes, and you can expect the same from the locals in Bakersfield. Bakersfield are a little more country and blue collar than some of the folks on the coast, however.
The best time to visit the city is in the spring or fall to avoid the soaring summer temps.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Bakersfield is in September, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Bakersfield is in the high season in July. Bakersfield has its low season in May, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Bakersfield tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Bakersfield tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Sundays.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Bakersfield. The warmest months in Bakersfield are April and July, when temperatures reach 111 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 30 ˚F. The wettest month in Bakersfield is May with 2.75 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 0.06 inches of rain.
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Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Bakersfield can pick from 402 places to stay that provide WiFi. 80 places to stay include a breakfast. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 68 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to Bakersfield? Then choose one of the 398 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 184 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 84 pet-friendly accommodations available.
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