Destination guide

The lively city of Bakersfield awaits you

The area's live music and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Bakersfield. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its restaurants and shopping. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Bakersfield

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Bakersfield a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Camelot Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Kern County Fairgrounds (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Links at Riverlakes Ranch Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Ming Seven Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Hart Memorial Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • California Living Museum (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bakersfield

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bakersfield is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Park At River Walk (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Hart Memorial Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Tule Elk State Natural Reserve (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Wasco Recreation Ball Park (23.5 mi / 37.9 km)
  • Buttonwillow Recreation Park (25 mi / 40.2 km)
  • Taft City Park (29.1 mi / 46.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bakersfield

The nearest airport is in Bakersfield, CA (BFL-Meadows Field), located 4 mi (6.4 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Bakersfield Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bakersfield?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 59 holiday lettings around Bakersfield. From 5 flats & apartments to 38 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bakersfield? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bakersfield. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Buck Owens Crystal Palace: 67 holiday lettings
  • Sam Lynn Ballpark: 67 holiday lettings
  • Bakersfield Station: 67 holiday lettings
  • The Park At River Walk: 67 holiday lettings
  • Bakersfield College: 67 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bakersfield listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Bakersfield?

Yes, of course. offers 5 Flats in Bakersfield. Our other popular types of Bakersfield holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bakersfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Bakersfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.