Now offering FREE High-Speed Internet Access in ALL rooms. The La Quinta Inn-Bakersfield offers easy access to many area attractions, including Mesa Marin and Bakersfield Raceways, Buck Owens Crystal Place and the Bakersfield Museum of Art. Learn the story of California oil at the West Kern Oil Museum. Try your luck at Eagle Mountain Casino. Visit the landscaped shorelines of beautiful Lake Ming or spend a day at the California Living Museum (zoo, botanic garden, and natural history museum).