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Vagabond Inn San Diego (Hotel Circle)

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   625 Hotel Circle South, San Diego, CA 92108 (Mission Valley / Hotel Circle)
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very convenient location to Old Town, Fashion Valley and Mission Valley shopping malls, and going downtown. Biggest virtue is free parking although space is limited due to construction of Holiday Inn at the back. If you return late in the evening, you'll have to park in the construction lot next door. Room was fairly clean; wall by bathroom grimy when... More

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Los Angeles
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I'm not aware where some of the other people here stayed in the past, but I was very pleased. At first glance I'll admit it's not much, but for the price it was good for me. The room was modern decorated. The young man at the front was Steven. I arrived late and this was one of the only places... More

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Van Nuys, California, United States
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good price value. Disappointing stay. The price was pretty descent. I expected more after seeing good reviews. The staff was helpful and friendly for check-in and check out. The room was spacious for a family of four. However, the pool area was small, the wifi was awful and there was no point in bringing my laptop. There is a staff... More

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San Diego
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Room was small and sparsely furnished but clean enough and adequate. If you want a good cheap location this is it. No frills, polite staff but this is not The Ritz. I would stay here again if I were on a budget. walls were a bit thin you could hear the room next door well!

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Tucson, Arizona
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9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was just fine, roomy and comfortable. The staff was helpful and friendly. The breakfast was poor. Only waffles and cold cereal for breakfast. No eggs, no sweet rolls, no yogurt, not even toast was available. Plus, there was no breakfast room; only a couple of tables by the pool, and no place at all to sit when it... More

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Ben Lomond, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

About what I expected for the price but not up to typical Vagabond standards. Starting with the front desk, they were courteous and check-in went smooth and quickly. There is some construction going on behind the hotel and it would have been nice to have been informed that parking would be restricted during our stay. There was a large notice... More

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Corona, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was doing a quick weekend trip with my wife to San Diego - was looking to spend as little as possible on the overnight stay - took a chance on the this property due to a number of good reviews - what a mistake! Don't know what the other reviewers saw in this property but my impression was that it... More

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Oakland, California
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon arrival the Front desk man made me wait to check in; I found this a little off putting. The room was nice except for a gross human reproductive stain on the bed. This stain was so huge and noticeable I wondered why housekeeping would keep it in the room the next day I found out why. HOUSEKEEPING IS A... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall my family and I were disappointed with this motel. The only positive was that the Vagabond is in a great location to locations around San Diego. The room was clean, however it left a lot to be desired. The linens were subpar at best with scratchy towels and blankets. The TV was an old tube TV. Pictures online show... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Floor had multiple large nasty black stains and lots of smaller stains. Floor in general gross! Toilet wouldn't flush. Room gross! Room paid for by district, when I arrives they charged my card and then pretended like they lost then found my paperwork. All 10 of us had our cc charged even though prepaid before arrival. No apologies. Blamed and... More

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Address: 625 Hotel Circle South, San Diego, CA 92108
Location: United States > California > San Diego > Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Vagabond Inn San Diego (Hotel Circle) 2*
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Vagabond Hotel San Diego
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Enjoy SD with our newly renovated rooms. Located near the main attractions; Sea World, San Diego Zoo, Gaslamp District, Balboa Park, You named. Our friendly staff will make you and your families feel like your home. Join us in the morning for breakfast with our delicious hot waffles and in the afternoon dive into one of our two pools or relax at the Jacuzzi. We hope you join us soon! ... more   less 
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