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Vagabond's House Inn

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Dolores St & 4th Ave, P.O. Box 2747, Carmel, CA 93921
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

The rooms were just beautiful, with all the little details taken care of (like nice bathroom products). The little courtyard is very cute and the staff extremely helpful. We loved coming back to our cozy room each evening. I would highly recommend this b&b, although it is not cheap (but nothing in the area is..)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2011

I recently stayed at the Vagabond house, and it was everything we pictured it to be. The inn was just what we needed for our honeymoon, a relaxing get-a-way! We arrived with a warm welcoming by a handsome boy, Antonio, he really made our trip everything we could have asked for. He new it was our honeymoon and set up... More 

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Napa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2011

We were welcomed with opened arms. Tom the innkeeper was a sure delight! We came in to check in with two overly tired little girls and a little dog. Needles to say we looked a little like a motley crew and he did not skip a beet and reassured us that we were wonderful. We had a great room and... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2011

We travel a lot for business and for pleasure and have stayed in really wonderful hotels around the world but the Vagabond house Inn is a unique gem. When we first stepped into the courtyard we felt like we had been transported to a very special place where time seems to slow down and you forget the world around you.... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2011

Having seen good reviews of this Inn and looked at the individual pictures of each bright and airy room I specifically picked room No 5 because it was claimed to be quiet (no-one upstairs or adjacent). On entering, the room set up was much different to the internet pictures and was dark, dingy and not all things worked. e.g. Front... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2011

Our rooms were attractively furnished, spacious, and included extras such as a decanter of sherry to sip in front of the fire, and fresh fruit. The inn welcomes dogs and provides blankets, treats, and other amenities to make them comfortable. We did not bring our dog, and our room had no smell or other evidence of a dog ever having... More 

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Los Altos, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2011

We stayed in room 5. Room was very comfortable and with fireplace and window seat. Privacy provided by beautiful camellia bushes. Nice breakfast delivered to room. Perfect location, close to Ocean Avenue and beach, but still quiet and private. Friendly and helpful staff. We enjoyed wonderful massages there too. We'll be back!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2011

Our room was outstandingly beautiful- the courtyard fairylights twinkled as we sipped our complimentary (!) sherry by the open fire! The decor was refreshingly stylish- it had a contemporary beach-house interior, with local artwork on display. We loved our tray breakfast- it was a luxury to have breakfast-in-bed! As a previous reviewer has commented, the manager Thomas was fantastic. He... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2011

English Tudor building. Stayed in great room, #5, with fireplace. Great service. Gave us a bottle of wine during wine and cheese.

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Grand Rapids, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2011

Just returned from a week in California, and the highlight of our trip was the couple days we spent at the lovely Vagabond Inn in Carmel. Thomas was especially helpful and accommodating to ensure our stay was top-notch. He had great suggestions for restaurants, etc. and even made our dinner reservations for us. The rooms were lovely and very clean.... More 

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