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Vagabond Lodge

3.0 of 5 Lodge   |   1581 Cache Close | Box 177, Golden, British Columbia VOA 1HO, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for 5 nights during our recent hiking vacation in the mountains. We have stayed in a number of lodges in the US and Canadian Rockies on many trips over the years, but the Vagabond is now our favorite. The owners, Ken and Lori, go out of their way to make you feel welcomed and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Driving across the Trans Canada, tired and wanting to be off the road, you wonder, "did I make the right call," booking a lodge that means MORE driving? That's a huge, "YES." the down feather-beds, the dead quiet, the breathtaking scenery, the warmth of hosts Ken and Lori and then, if they don't make the best damn breakfast west of... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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74 reviews 74 reviews
25 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We spent four nights at the Vagabond Lodge in February. Ken and Lori adopted us and made us feel at home right away. There are ten rooms at the lodge, all filled with interesting guests. The room we had was very spacious and warm, the bedding very comfortable. We had delicious breakfasts, and what we didn't expect was also hot... More

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32 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

We stayed for 8 days on a skiing trip and from the moment we arrived to the moment we left we felt relaxed and at home. Ken and Lori who own and run the place are the best of hosts in a building that is relaxed, friendly and of very high quality. The rooms are comfy, the general areas large... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for a long weekend with my sister and my Dad (we are all grown adults). Ken and Lori are amazing hosts and will go out of their way to make you feel at home. Home cooked breakfasts and lunches were fantastic. My sister is on a gluten free diet and Lori would go out of her way... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Our third stay at this fantastic lodge in the ski resort of Kicking Horse with an enviable location 200m from the main gondola. Ken and Lori are truly superb hosts who do everything in their power to make your stay as good as possible - restaurant bookings, weather reports, advice on ski routes and transport. The lodge is warm and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

We were officially the last guests at the end of the autumn season. So we had this enormous lodge to ourselves. It was a fantastic location, and would be unbelievably convenient during the ski season as the gondola is a short stroll away. We had a couple of nights here on our way through to the Rockies. The guys were... More

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Sandnes, Norway
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16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

We went to visit Golden and it's surroundings. Decided to stay at Vagabond after browsing the net. I fulfilled our expectations. It's cosy,the owners are very friendly and with great knowledge of the aera. The rooms are very clean and with a balcony to enjoy the wiev. Breakfast is beautiful and very casual. You sit along with the other guests... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

I had no idea about the quality and location of the lodge, i just took a chance. I called to check availability before the weekend and I got lucky. It turned out that I have used all my luck for a while. When i found the lodge, I couldn't believe my eyes when I got there in the evening. I... More

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Address: 1581 Cache Close | Box 177, Golden, British Columbia VOA 1HO, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Golden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Vagabond Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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