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Vagabond Motel

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Paradise, MI
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Vagabond Motel
Ranked #3 of 5 Hotels in Paradise
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I'm not overly impressed after my recent stay at the Vababond Motel. The room was clean enough, as was the bathroom and the shower, but the pillow cases are a whole different story. Out of the 4 pillows in the room not a single one was clean. For the price I didn't expect perfect but I would like to sleep... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The vagabond was quite ordinary. Brick walls and thinning carpet. The shower water had an odor to it. Room/ areas vey quiet. This town has very little to it except Whitefish Point and the Lighthouse 11 miles north. Inexpensive.

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Tarrytown, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Pro: The motel room had a refrigerator and a microwave. It's within walking distance to the only restaurant in town, which was pretty decent. It was $54 dollars (including tax). Con: There was a strange stain on the sheet. The motel is dated.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

The other reviews were somewhat complimentary for this place and the lady who runs it. I would not go quite that far. I suppose it was clean, but the shower was a standalone metal shower. there was a small TV. It was cheap at $40 plus taxes. But the check-in person offered no help.

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Plainfield, Illinois
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

If you like to reminisce days gone by and enjoy charming accommodations, then this is your motel. Rooms were very clean and comfortable. Price equally as comfortable on the wallet. If you're looking for a 5-star stay with room service, then this isn't your motel.

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Olathe, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

I spent 1 night here while on a Motorcycle Trip to upper MI. to see the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum at nearby Whitefish Point. The Museum was GREAT and I highly recommend it. The Vagabond Motel is the CHEAPEST PLACE IN TOWN and is quiet, clean and comfortable. with wireless internet available. I will ABSOLUTELY stay here again !!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012 via mobile

My wife and i stayed here and the cost was really awesome... The owners were very nice and informative about things to day and where to eat... And after riding on our bike for more then 400 miles... This little place was great....

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2012

I found myself in Paradise, MI a few nights ago having grossly over anticipated not only the area but its lodging options. Needing a place quick, I pulled into Vagabond Motel. The owner was very upfront and honest in stating that the room would be $40/night but would NOT have air conditioning. I figured this would be alright, despite the... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

Still Friendly, Reasonable, & Clean with the struggling economy even so with the lack of snow! Yes the rooms are outdated, and show some signs of ware but for the price, you can't beat it. Room with kitchenette has a newer flat screen tv and Rm 10 had a wall mounted older tv. But do you really come to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2012

room was very clean owners were very helpful, real down to earth people. thanks Wade

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Address: Paradise, MI
Location: United States > Michigan > Paradise
Number of rooms: 180

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