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Hotel Iris

625 Hotel Circle South, San Diego, CA 92108 (Formerly Vagabond Inn San Diego)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Phoenix
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were greated by a wonderful csr Quincy. very friendly, kind, informative, so very helpful. went above and beyond for customer service. wish all our encounters with service reps were like this! we were very pleased with the room, decor, cleanliness, cost and location. although we didn't get to enjoy the swimming pool or spa, amenities offered were nice and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Sent 2 emails to the hotel manager's email (the only email provided on their website) asking simple questions and also left a message in their message box when getting zero response from the manager's email. Still have no reply after few weeks, not sure how they manage customer's enquiries but this definitely making me go for another hotel as there... More 

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Whittier
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The room was clean, comfortable and cozy. The bed was comfortable, nice flat screen and free wifi. The staff was helpful and friendly. The rate was perfect. I would stay at this hotel again and recommend it to friends and family.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Alright so I never write these.....but the guy(Quincy) hooked me up and I just have to!...So, it's 9pm and i just rode Amtrak from Santa Barbara to San Diego only to have the MVR right next door lose my reservation...im POd right? But as im walking by with my 60lb suitcase this guy just smiles in a wassup(good evening) kind... More 

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Clermont-Ferrand, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice rooms, very clean. The staff is delightful, especially Quincy. The man basically saved my day ! We strongly recommend the place and we will visit again next time we are here from Paris. Just go for it folks !

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I originally chose this hotel for it's name, Iris is my great grandmother's name. I'm so very happy I chose to stay here. My original reservation was for 8 nights, but I extended it for an additional 2 nights. The rooms are renovated...they are clean, modern and comfy. The TV in my room was huge, I loved it! I've stayed... More 

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GuestRelationsDept, Manager at Hotel Iris, responded to this review

Dear Charmaine, Thank You for choosing to stay with our hotel! I am glad we were able to meet your expectations so much that you ended up extending your stay. Ownership put in a $1.7 million dollar renovation in the hotel and it means a lot when guests like you share your wonderful experience online with us. I have congratulated... More 

Saint George
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

On our first day here the owner's daughter knocked at the door and insisted a rough looking crew had to invade our privacy to take all of the furniture out for the "remodeling". They removed all but the beds, lamp, and chairs. We had to call to ask for a table to stick the tv on and we NEVER got... More 

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GuestRelationsDept, Manager at Hotel Iris, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, As you are aware during the time of your stay we were in the process of putting in brand new furniture into all of our rooms. The owner’s daughter took it upon herself to speak with each guest face to face regarding the furniture swap rather than having our construction team knock on your door and surprise... More 

Los Angeles
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Amenities show desk and closet. Both are false. We checked in everything was good. next morning we went to breakfast and return to our clothes on the bed because they removed the dresser the TV was on. They replaced it with a table just big enough to hold the TV. We called to complain and was told we could have... More 

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GuestRelationsDept, General Manager at Hotel Iris, responded to this review

Dear Sue, I would first like to Thank You for sharing your feedback with our hotel. We are always trying to evolve and better ourselves. Before we swapped any furniture we did personally knock on all guest doors. As you said you were at breakfast which is why you had not been informed. We try to fix all issues of... More 

Garden Grove, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We searched many hotels and this Hotel was by far the most affordable. The rooms Are Newly remodeled, Clean, Spacious, and Very Comfortable. Conveniently located near the mall parks and restaurants. Staff was VERY Friendly. We will definitely visit again.

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San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Great rooms !!!!!!!! The people are so polite , they gave my wife and I chocolates and roses and wine for our anniversary. They also upgraded our room for cheap and threw in a lot of discounts!!! I seriously recommend this hotel is if your looking for cleanliness and affordable rooms.

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