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Vagabond Inn Costa Mesa/Orange County Airport

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3205 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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Ranked #20 of 23 Hotels in Costa Mesa
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Sandpoint, Idaho, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I enjoy staying at the Vagabond in Costa Mesa for several reasons. The location is freeway convenient and close to John Wayne Airport, Newport Beach and a short drive to Disneyland and other area attractions. The rooms are clean, comfortable, and affordable and they offer free Wifi, fresh hot coffee and a continental breakfast. But best of all, they have... More 

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Cathedral City, California, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I stayed because they are pet friendly and ended up staying elsewhere the next night my room was absolutely disgusting! Filthy from top to bottom. I got out of the shower and was drying my hair in front of the sink and my feet were covered with black hair from the carpet. Apparently they don't vacuum. Mold on ceiling in... More 

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
18 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We needed somewhere near the airport and this was the cheapest on the night, $60, but even that felt like way too much. On arrival the hotel looked nice, but the experience went downhill quickly after that. The man working at late night reception acted if he couldn't care less, he answered the telephone whilst you were talking to him... More 

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

We had booked for 3 nights but checked out after one and that was one too many !! The carpet was filthy my feet got black just walking from bathroom- the curtains were falling down - the beds must be 20 years old - foul odor from old dirty carpet- on an on Could not get out of there fast... More 

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Rialto, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I stayed for nearly a month during the OC Fair. I have been doing this for they past several years. The management and staff are great. I travel alone most of the time, but I feel safe and know I have a clean place to sleep every night. I love the location right off the 405 Fwy, as well as,... More 

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Costa Mesa, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

My stay at the vagabond has been a very good experience from the people to hanging out in the pool .every one here is very nice and kind .one really good thing I like about this place is that every thing you need is very close like walking distance I think that very awesome .plus the free breakfast is a... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I really enjoyed my stay at the Vagabond Inn. It's centrally located to highway, restaurants and the state fair!! Great management team and the service is great. Rooms are also clean too! I would recommend the Vagabond Inn to my family and friends!

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Suisun City, California, Usa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

To call this Place a flea bag is an insult to fleas and bags everywhere Judging by the caution tape and the blood stains we might as well have been staying at the Bates Motel... Actually it might have been cleaner. We checked into two pre-paid rooms booked through Orbitz, at check-in I was immediately charged an additional $20 room... More 

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Costa Mesa, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Seems like a good location for the OC... BUT, it was AWFUL!! Freaky people loitering everywhere, felt very unsafe. Got hit up for spare change on the stairwell. YUCK! Room smelled.. people in and out of rooms all night long. Nasty bed. Go anywhere else but here!

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Burlington, Vermont
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The property is relatively easy to get to. Average room type but clean. The pool was adequate and there were plenty of food choices in the area. The upper level rooms seem to be more quiet than the ones on the first floor

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Additional Information about Vagabond Inn Costa Mesa/Orange County Airport

Address: 3205 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Location: United States > California > Orange County > Costa Mesa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Vagabond Inn Costa Mesa/Orange County Airport 2*
Number of rooms: 127
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