Dreaming of a private escape to get away from the stressors of the daily grind? Nestled in the southern, central valley, Bakersfield offers the perfect place for a relaxing private getaway. Only a short drive from the Sierra Nevada mountains, Bakersfield acts as an ideal home base to explore the wilderness region. After a long day of hiking, climbing, fishing or golf there is no better way to relax than to escape to your secluded cottage. Be sure to check out the areas local festivals, as this farming region has lots on calendar to offer visitors. If you want to take your pup along, be sure to filter your search for “pet-friendly” options. Take the chance to get away from the hustle and book a secluded cottage near Bakersfield, California.