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Vagabond Inn Executive Pasadena

2.0 of 5 1203 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91106-1843
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lisboa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bedrooms are really nice, big and cozy. Beds were very comfortable. It was clean, but I was really disappointed with swimming-pool area. Also breakfast was poor, not much variety, tiny space, with only 3 tables to sit. The person at the front office runs the breakfast, too. At the same time.

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dcatain1, General Manager at Vagabond Inn Executive Pasadena, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback in regards to your stay I'm happy that the room was to your satisfaction. I'm very sorry that you didn't enjoy the heated pool or our Deluxe Cont Breakfast. I will personally look into adding more items on the menu. The hotel does offer assorted bagels with cream cheese,white,wheat bread for toast, make your own... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The front desk staff were very helpful. My husband and I were visiting to attend a football game at the Rose Bowl, we stayed 3 nights. We inquired about transportation to the game and was given various options by the front desk. The hotel is located in walking distance to many good restaurants. The room was adequate, clean, ac worked.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

Very friendly front desk staff, were very accommodating. Rooms were clean, ac worked very well. Breakfast was very quaint and fresh, berries and waffles weIre my fave. Ask for a room facing mountains. Cheers!!

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Portland, Oregon
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

For two nights in September, my daughter and I stayed at the Vagabond Inn. It was adequate. Where in most cities $200/night can get you into a hotel, down in Pasadena, you get a motel. Located on Colorado Blvd, near to the Rose Garden, where One Direction was playing, it's location is the best feature. With the pool, surrounded by... More 

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Cranford, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I had read several reviews prior to booking so I had a pretty good expectation of this place. I did read one that concerned me concerning a customer not having any hot water--I figured they fixed that problem. Nice basic hotel with somewhat clean but older rooms. Had to move out of first room because the wire was pulled out... More 

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dcatain1, General Manager at Vagabond Inn Executive Pasadena, responded to this review

I'm very sorry that you did not enjoy your stay at the Hotel. The hotel does strive in customer service at all times. The hotel did have a problem with the Hot Water tank breaking down in the early morning, The hotel had the hot water tank fixed within 5 hours. The front desk clerk did issue you a credit... More 

San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I stayed last weekend for one night at this hotel. It was my second time since last year I was pleased with the price and I was not disappointed. The room is clean and nice, and the price was really good despite booking earlier the same week on a busy weekend. Breakfast is normal (bagels, toasts, yogurt, cereal, etc.), and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We stayed at this hotel while in LA for the Eminem and Rihanna concert on August 7. We chose this hotel because we waited a bit too long to book a room and it was one of the last ones with available rooms that was in the general area of the Rose Bowl. We paid over $200/night for a room,... More 

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dcatain1, General Manager at Vagabond Inn Executive Pasadena, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments about the Hotel, I'm very sorry that your experience was not up to your standards. The hotel does strive on cleanliness in every department. I have informed the housekeeping department regarding this matter. I assure you that everything will be looked into and rectified immediately. More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I stayed here the beginning of august to go to the jay z and Beyonce concert at the rose bowl. The staff was friendly and helpful. The hotel wasn't far from old town, if you wanted to walk it was about 2 miles. The room was clean. The bathroom was small, and for some reason we didn't have toiletries in... More 

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Ottawa
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47 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Finding decent accommodation in the LA area can be challenging. You can end up paying lots of money for mediocre venues and may find yourself in less than safe areas. This is where Pasadena, and the Vagabond Inn become interesting options. The hotel is well managed, clean, located right on the main strip, with the Old Pasadena in close proximity.... More 

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Yokohama, Japan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

It's a kind of a low-key inn you might find in a Jim Jarmusch movie, with no Disney-ish qualities, which for me was great. Dave was generous even to my non-guest friends, and Marvin in particular was extremely helpful and courteous, even making my hard-to-please father (who at first was planning to stay at the Biltmore or Beverly Hilton) happy... More 

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Address: 1203 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91106-1843
Location: United States > California > Pasadena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Vagabond Inn Executive Pasadena 2*
Number of rooms: 53
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