All 105 guest rooms have new, thicker mattresses topped with cotton rich linens and brand new firm and soft fluffy pillows. Fresh carpets and draperies increase the relaxing ambiance of the rooms, which is only enhanced by new glare-free lighting. The contemporary decor gives the property a modern, boutique hotel look and feel.
Other room features include spacious desks with ergonomic chairs, perfect for the working professional. Complimentary in-room high speed internet access is standard, as are coffeemakers, ironing boards, microwaves and mini refrigerators to store your snacks and keep your drinks cool. Spacious bathrooms include Bath & Body Works bath products, along with new fixtures and tile. New 37 inch flat screen televisions are now in place in every room offering a variety of HD channels making it easy to enjoy the game or watch a movie with DIRECTV HD programming. With all these thoughtfully designed features, the hotel has made comfort and productivity a priority for guests during every stay.
The functionality and convenience of the hotel starts with aFresh Start in our comfy breakfast area where we offer a complimentary hot breakfast, including our famous pancakes and cinnamon rolls served hot every morning. The new and unique Holiday Inn Express Great Room concept is on display at this property, which includes the lobby and breakfast area as one space, allowing guests to socialize or use their smart devices and professionals to work or meet in several different carefully designed areas that allow for privacy in an open setting.
Other renovated hotel facilities also include a newly furnished board room, with video conferencing capabilities, a conference room for groups up to 50, a self-service laundry center, a sweet shop, and a business center, which has two touch screen computers and complimentary printing.
From new wallpaper, carpets, furniture and fixtures, to new bathrooms, showers and countertops, the Holiday Inn Express is elegantly designed for convenience and comfort of the modern day traveler. Whether it’s a family on a California vacation or the corporate traveler, the Holiday Inn Express offers excellent accommodations for all.
According to Mike Raja, the General Manager, the Bakersfield market has seen substantial growth in the Hospitality Industry in the past few years. He expects the Holiday Inn Express to compete with the best the Central Valley has to offer and invites the community to take advantage of the new facility.