Comfort Inn Hotel Bakersfield Opens

A Comfort Inn hotel recently opened here at 3620 Wible Road. Formerly a Travel Inn & Suites hotel, the two-story Comfort Inn hotel underwent renovations that included the addition of a sit-down breakfast area and microwaves and refrigerators to all guestrooms.

The newly converted hotel, owned and operated by Shri Laxmi Corp. of Colton, Calif., features 60-units with two double-size beds or one king-size bed. Room amenities include a microwave, refrigerator, 27-inch remote-controlled cable television with HBO, hairdryer, iron, ironing board, coffeemaker and computer data port. Some rooms feature a whirlpool tub. Handicapped and non-smoking rooms also are available.

The Comfort Inn hotel features an outdoor pool and hot tub and guest laundry services. Rates begin at $59 and includes a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast, complimentary USA TODAY newspaper, free local telephone calls and 100 percent guest satisfaction guarantee.

Discounts are available when booked in advance for seniors, American Automobile Association members, business travelers, government and military personnel and groups.

The Comfort Inn hotel provides quick and convenient access to several local business and attractions including Bakersfield Museum of Art, Buck Owens Crystal Palace, Frito Lay and California State University.


The Comfort Inn hotel participates in Choice`s Choice Privileges frequent-traveler program where guests can earn points toward free stays, vacations and gifts when staying at U.S. Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion and Sleep Inn brand hotels.

Members of American Airlines AAdvantage, Delta SkyMiles, Northwest Airlines WorldPerks and US Airways Dividend Miles will receive airline miles when staying at any Choice brand hotel.

Travelers can enter Choice`s Get Together Sweepstakes to win a trip for 10 family members and friends for four nights at any Choice brand hotel within the continental United States and $500 in spending money per person. The sweepstakes runs through Jan. 31, 2003. Travelers can enter at No purchase is necessary to enter.

Comfort Inn hotels are franchised by Choice Hotels International (NYSE: CHH). There currently are 1,891 Comfort Inn hotels open and 130 under development worldwide, representing 149,734 rooms.

For reservations at any Comfort Inn hotel worldwide, contact Comfort Inn`s toll-free reservation service at (800)-4CHOICE or visit on the Internet. Rooms at the Comfort Inn hotel also can be booked by contacting the hotel directly at (661) 833-1000.

Choice Hotels International is the world`s second largest lodging franchisor, marketing more than 5,000 hotels open or under development in 46 countries under the Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion, Sleep Inn, Econo Lodge, MainStay Suites and Rodeway Inn brand names. For more information on Choice Hotels, visit the company`s web site at

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