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.
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 December, when temperatures drop to 30 ˚F. The wettest month in Bakersfield is January with 2.75 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.03 inches of rain.
Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, Agoda, priceline and more at AllTheRooms.com. Bakersfield has 3240 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Bakersfield is available at $15 per night. On average, a place to stay in Bakersfield will cost you $89 per night.
Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Bakersfield can pick from 408 places to stay that provide WiFi. We have 80 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 62 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to Bakersfield? Then choose one of the 402 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 200 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 88 pet-friendly accommodations available.
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