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Vagabond Inn San Jose (SJC Airport)

2.0 of 5
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1488 North First Street, San Jose, CA 95112
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

Both my wife and I have been in management in 4 and 5 star hotels for over 15 years and I have to say this was a pleasant surprise. We flew in late at night, was greeted by a very cheerful lady that answered all our questions about the area. The room was in a quiet location, very clean, looked... More 

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Clearlake, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

The Vagabond Inn is located in a 'rowdy' part of town, as are the other hotels on the street. What makes this place wonderful is the number of security cameras, someone is at the front desk 24/7 and they are rather assertive about keeping the riff raff out. This inn is close to everything and if needed the light rail... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

If your here on business DO NOT STAY HERE, if your visit needs a good working SPA DO NOT STAY HERE! The photos of this place are soooo out dated, there is no spa, the unsecured Wifi does not work if you are not close to the office.We booked for 10 days on business and will never come again. Tonight... More 

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Bountiful, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

We flew to San Jose to see the Cavalia horse show and stayed one night. The room was clean, the pool area was nice and well kept. The beds were a little hard, but we didn't care. We were most impressed by the manager, Danny. Because we didn't have a car, he gave us instructions on how to get to... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

The location of the Vagabond Inn may be close to the airport however the people who frequent the area bring it down quite a bit. Within the same parking lot is a Dennys Diner open 24 hours. Issue with them is they're slow. Also a 7-11 convenience store on the corner however just to get there you've got the people... More 

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Corvallis, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

This worked great as an overnight stop on our way through San Jose. The rooms were large, clean, and seemed to be recently redone. If you were staying longer, you might want to find something in a better neighborhood, but it would be great for an overnight stop. Also, it was a very sparse continental breakfast, but the coffee was... More 

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Benicia, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

After having a difficult experience with a previous hotel, I immediately found the staff at the Vagabond Inn incredibly friendly which sold me immediately. I called quite a few motels/inns in the area and this was the first where I actually had a conversation with the staff, which is a huge plus in my book. To be perfectly honest, I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

When we arrived, the room was nice and clean. We were glad that access to the train was just across the street as we went into Downtown San Jose. When we got back, we were please to remember that there is a Denny's right next to the hotel. Though we only stayed overnight, we would have enjoyed an extended stay.... More 

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Sacramento
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

It was a wonderful experience staying in this Vagabond Inn. You get a very friendly customer service and feel at home. By the way, I found the location is very convenient because of nearby Sanjose airport and also nice restaurants within walking distance.

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Suisun City, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

I recently relocated to San Jose and searched the web for a "pet-friendly" hotel. This lead me to the Vagabond Inn and I must say that this is a great place to stay in San Jose! Angie, Danny, Walter, Arleen and Ravi are very accommodating and will make sure that you have everything that you need to feel comfortable. They... More 

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