253 Trask Street, Bakersfield, CA 93314-9756
Phone: 661/764-6268   |   Fax: 661/764-5181   |   47 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 1:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Conveniently located near Interstate 5, guests will not only enjoy the fine amenities of the BEST WESTERN Heritage Inn, but be minutes away from California State University.

Clean spacious rooms, complimentary continental breakfast and high-speed Internet access come standard when staying at the BEST WESTERN Heritage Inn. Other hotel amenities include an outdoor swimming pool and complimentary morning newspaper.

Guests can take advantage of nearby outdoor recreational activities including boating, fishing, golfing and camping. Buena Vista Lake is seven miles from the hotel. Magic Mountain amusement park is 80 miles away. The hotel's close proximity to nearby California State University makes it the perfect choice when visiting family.

For exceptional service while traveling, make an online reservation today at the BEST WESTERN Heritage Inn! Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items.
  • Outdoor pool
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Free parking
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Exterior corridor


Take advantage of the savings and fun with this special offer available at the best western heritage inn in Bakersfield.


Conveniently located, the best western heritage inn in Bakersfield, California is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 35.353235  /  Latitude: -119.332165


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: All directions. Great overnight stop. I-5 & Stockdale Highway. 15 miles west of Bakersfield. Five miles south of Highway 58 West. 111 miles north of Los Angeles. Six miles north of Kern County Raceway Park. 16 miles south of Buttonwillow Raceway Park. One and a half hours north of Six Flags Magic Mountain®.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Cesar E. Chavez National Monument

Located at the site known as Nuestra Senora Reine de la Paz, the Cesar E. Chavez National Monument is only minutes southeast of Bakersfield in the California's Central Valley. It preserves the site where Cesar E. Chavez is buried. Opened in 2012, the Cesar Chavez Monument is spread across 116 acres. 

Visitors are also welcomed to the site with a visitors' center equipped with multimedia presentations, a memorial garden of Chavez's burial place, and numerous interpretive and educational programs in the park. The Cesar Chavez Monument site is also the formers headquarters of the United Farm Workers. 

Meadows Field

Spread across 1,357 acres in Kern County, Meadows Field is an airport just north of Bakersfield. The airport was used as an Army Air Forces Night Fighter School by the United States Army Air Forces. This training airfield was also used by the 427th Night Fighter Squadron in 1944.

After the conclusion of the war, the airport was renovated with a new terminal and commercial flights commenced.

The William M. Thomas terminal boasts of shopping, dining, rental car agencies, and a scaled model of Spaceship One. Passengers choose either United Continental or US Airways for commercial flights to Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, San Francisco or Phoenix. It's a major hub of air travel in the Central Valley.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 3 mile(s) from Elk Reserve
  • 12 mile(s) from Buttonwillow Racetracks
  • 12 mile(s) from Stockdale Theatres
  • 15 mile(s) from Buena Vista Park
  • 15 mile(s) from Valley PLaza Shopping Center
  • 20 mile(s) from convention center
  • 80 mile(s) from Magic Mountain┬«, amusement park
  • 15 mile(s) from Valley Plaza Shopping Center

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Outdoor pool
  • 7 mile(s) from Buena Vista Lake
  • 7 mile(s) from boating
  • 7 mile(s) from fishing
  • 7 mile(s) from golf


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Bakersfield. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

October 2015

October 15-17, 2015
2015 Brubeck Jazz Festival

Working in tandem with homecoming weekend at the University of the Pacific, the Brubeck Jazz Festival features three days of live performances at Knowles Lawn, Bob Hope Theatre, Valley Brewing Company, and other venues throughout Stockton. 

October 24 & 25, 2015
2015 Civil War Revisited

A west coast Civil War reenactment taking place at Kerney Park in Fresno, featuring calvary and cannon demonstrations, battle reenactments, period art and dress, and more. The event begins at 10 a.m. each day.

November 2015

November 6-8, 2015
2015 Sandhill Crane Festival

Visit Lodi to witness the annual return of the Sandhill Cranes as they make their way south for the winter. This tradition also features an art show, nature tours, artists workshops, and many more activities throughout Hutchins Street Square.

November 2015

November 29 - January 3, 2015
2015 Holiday lights at CALM

The California Living Museum, or CALM Zoo, in Bakersfield becomes a dazzling display of lights and holiday fun. Don't miss the musical tree show, animated displays, Candy Cane Express rides, concessions, and more. The fun begins at 5:30 p.m. each night.

November 28, 2015
3rd Annual ModShop

Get some holiday shopping done early in Modesto, as the streets of downtown are lined with artisans and designers selling their top handcrafted gifts, goods, and wares. The art market begins at 5 p.m.

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