If you hear the flight attendant declare, "Welcome. We've arrived at Meadows Field Airport," you know your adventure in Bakersfield is about to begin.
As much as you may be a fan of the excitement that you find in an airport, trying to sleep in one is something else. There aren't any hotels right by the terminals, but a quick drive will deliver you to 3 quality properties. Offering 24-hour concierge, relax and recuperate at the Studio 6 Bakersfield, which is 1 mile (2 kilometers) away. You may also like to take a look at the deals at the Sleep Inn & Suites, 1 mile (2 kilometers) from the terminal.
The closest locale outside of the vicinity of the airport offering a room is 5 miles (8 kilometers) away. The Towneplace Suites Bakersfield West in Bakersfield is the establishment to look into.
The Kern County Museum is a great attraction, and it's only 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the airport. Make sure you pay it a visit if you can.
Now that you're all set with where you're going and what you want to do, be sure to book your hotel as soon as you've figured out your dates.
Sadly, you won't be able to stay in the immediate vicinity of Bakersfield, CA Airport (BFL-Meadows Field). That said, you're sure to find a comfortable place if you explore further afield.
If being cooped up in an airplane for hours has made you tired and grouchy, the Hampton Inn Suites Bakersfield NorthAirport will be a sight for sore eyes. Just a quick drive from the terminal, it offers conference facilities, parking and airport transportation services as well as snuggly beds. Alternatively, throw your suitcase in the cab and head down the road to the La Quinta Inn & Suites Bakersfield North. Here, you'll have the added benefits of fitness facilities, a pool and a spa tub.