Solera at Kern Canyon is a magnificent Del Webb community offering gated privacy and elegant homes.

Set in Bakersfield, California, Solera at Kern Canyon is a popular Del Webb 55+ community which features affordable single-family homes and an inviting clubhouse. While this is a smaller community, with just 558 homes, it offers many social and recreational activities, as well as easy access to the area's many shops, restaurants and attractions.

Built between 2004 and 2013 by Del Webb, Solera at Kern Canyon features affordable homes in a secure, gated community. Its location in Bakersfield puts residents within close proximity of retail centers, medical facilities and other services. The area also offers a variety of outdoor recreations, including picnic areas, fishing lakes, equestrian trails and a wildlife habitat.

Residences at Solera Kern Canyon 

Single-family homes in Solera at Kern Canyon were specifically designed for active adults age 55 or better. They were originally offered in eight floor plans, spread across two home collections: the Classic Series and the Premier Series. While construction of all 558 homes is now complete, homebuyers can choose from available homes on a resale basis.

Affordable homes are found throughout Solera at Kern Canyon, but models in the Classic Series were designed to be particularly budget-friendly. This series includes three floor plans, ranging from 1,294 to 1,652 square feet. Layouts feature two bedrooms, two full bathrooms, and a two-car garage. Two of the designs also have a separate den.


Residents of Solera at Kern Canyon enjoy fabulous amenities and a country club lifestyle.

Homebuyers who prefer more space may opt for a home from the Premier Series. Ranging from 1,865 to 2,374 square feet, these homes offer two or three bedrooms, separate dens, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and two- to three-car garages.


Although the community is small, its 8,000 square-foot clubhouse supports an active lifestyle with a number of amenities. Residents can gather in the fireside lounge or the cozy library, enjoy a friendly game of billiards or make use of the community computers. They can express their creativity in the arts and crafts studio, or exercise in the state-of-the-art fitness center.

The clubhouse also provides plenty of space for socializing or taking part in one of the community's many classes, clubs or scheduled events. There are special-interest clubs for many hobbies, such as book discussion, computers, crafts, gardening and volunteering. Just a few of the social groups include the Roadrunners RV club, the Solera High Rollers bocce club and the Geezey Riders motorcycle group.

Outdoors, the beautiful grounds feature an outdoor pool and spa area, as well as lovely landscaping, quiet parks and natural spaces. There are two tennis courts, two bocce ball courts and a putting green. Residents also enjoy discounted memberships at the Rio Bravo Country Club, which is directly across the street from Solera Kern Canyon.

Active adults looking for a small, affordable community in the Bakersfield area are sure to love the beautiful homes and appealing amenities at Solera Kern Canyon. For more information on this community click here: Solera at Kern Canyon - Bakersfield, CA