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Vagabond Inn Executive Pasadena

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1203 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91106-1843
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Ranked #8 of 29 Hotels in Pasadena
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago 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
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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16 helpful votes 16 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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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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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This is a no-frills property. Good location, but industrial hallway layout, and basic furnishings. We got a good rate, and when we checked in, we were told that we were lucky we had made our reservations farther in advance, because they had been able to jack up the rates with Man U playing at the Rose Bowl. If we had... 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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