La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Bakersfield South

    A Sunny Stay in Bakersfield

    Centrally located hotel off Highway 99 in the San Joaquin Valley

    Located off Highway 99 in the San Joaquin Valley and just five miles from Meadows Field Airport (BFL), La Quinta Inn® by Wyndham Bakersfield South offers an ideal stay in the heart of Southern California. Our hotel is close to popular Bakersfield attractions such as the West Kern Oil Museum, Lake Ming, California Living Museum, and the Southern Sierra Mountains. After a day exploring the area, rest up at our comfortable hotel, complete with a heated outdoor pool, free breakfast every morning, and pet-friendly rooms.

    Refreshing Amenities

    You'll love free breakfast and WiFi—plus, our outdoor pool

    Enjoy a bright stay in Bakersfield with our convenient amenities and signature Here for You service. Start your mornings with a free Bright Side Breakfast® of homemade waffles, unlimited coffee and juice, and more. We offer a heated outdoor pool so you can relax with a swim and a shaded gazebo for lounging. Unwind in one of our non-smoking guest rooms, featuring a flat-screen HDTV, coffee maker, ironing amenities, hair dryer, and work desk. Plus, you can bring your dog or cat along with our pet-friendly rooms.

    The Best of Bakersfield

    Listen to live music, explore the outdoors, and try local cuisine

    The rich culture, landscape, and food of Bakersfield offer something for everyone. Enjoy the city’s home-grown country music, known as the “Bakersfield Sound,” and dine at famous Basque restaurants. You can head to the Southern Sierra Mountains for hiking, fishing, and whitewater rafting, or visit unique museums including the Bakersfield Museum of Art, the West Kern Oil Museum, and the California Living Museum (CALM Zoo). Throughout your stay, be sure to ask our friendly staff for their recommendations on things to see and do in the area.

    Arts & Culture

    Bakersfield Museum of Art

    Buck Owens’ Crystal Palace

    Buena Vista Museum of Natural History

    California Living Museum (CALM Zoo)

    The Gaslight Melodrama Theatre & Music Hall

    Kern County Museum

    Kern County Scottish Society

    West Kern Oil Museum

    Points of Interest

    Tehachapi Pass Wind Farm

    Valley Plaza Mall

    Weedpatch Camp

    Sports & Entertainment

    Auto Club Famoso Raceway

    Bakersfield Speedway

    Eagle Mountain Casino

    The Fox Theater

    Kern County Raceway Park

    Kiddie Amusements

    Mesa Marin Raceway

    Rabobank Arena

    Outdoors & Recreation

    Bitter Creek National Wildlife Refuge

    Kern River State Park

    Lake Ming

    Los Padres National Forest

    McMurtrey Aquatic Center

    Murray Family Farms

    The Park at Riverwalk

    Sequoia National Forest

    Southern Sierra Mountains


    Pool at the La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Bakersfield South in Bakersfield, California
    Guest room at the La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Bakersfield South in Bakersfield, California

    Map & Directions

    3232 Riverside Drive, Bakersfield, CA, 93308-6346




    Plan Your Group Travel with Us

    Book your wedding party, sports team, or other group travel at our hotel. Submit a request for information about special rates on blocks of rooms.