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Vagabond Inn Ventura

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756 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I had stayed here last year and were so pleased we booked our room several months in advance. We showed up a little early but they had our room ready and took pity on us after a horrendous drive from LAX. Perfect for our needs, staff was great, room was clean. Parking was never a problem. Most... More 

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Walled Lake
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My complaint with this establishment lies with the cleanliness of the spaces not used. The beds/sheets were clean as was the counter, sink, and most of the bsthroom. So the spaces used by people were clean but there was some areas that were straight up gross. The surge protector that the TV, fridge, and coffee maker were plugged into had... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We come to Ventura every year and we usually stay at the big hotel on beach, but didn't want to pay the outrageous prices this year. Read about Vagabond and decided to take a chance and try something different. I had higher hopes after the reviews I read. I guess we didn't get one of the remodeled rooms that I... More 

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Monrovia, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon arrival, AMY, at the front desk was very courteous, friendly, she made my check in very smooth, great customer service AMY, the staff was very friendly. The rooms are clean and the beds are very comfortable. Five minute walk to the beach, pier, great restaurants. Had a great stay.

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Ventura, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really like the Vagabond Inn. The staff and management are down to earth. It's not like going to some other hotels where everyone is trying so hard to maintain some sort of image. During my stay there were families that enjoyed the pool during the day and made it feel home-like. In the evening the adults gathered in the... More 

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mventura, Manager at Vagabond Inn Ventura, responded to this review

Thank you! We are kind of like family here. Everyone has been here for a long time, and we are all friends. We like to hear what we get right and what we get wrong. We really do want everyone that comes here to feel comfortable and appreciated. More 

South San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was great! was unsure about it @ first, but Gary was very friendly and reassured us that our U-haul (filled with merchandise) would be safe parked in the back lot. Cameras are surrounding the area. Room was clean and updated. They have the simple neccesities some may want (fridge, tv, coffeemaker, microwave, etc.) and attached to hotel is... More 

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mventura, Manager at Vagabond Inn Ventura, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We like those words, 'we will be back'! More 

Irvine, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first motel/inn experience. The price suited our quick and short family vacation in this area. We were prepared to face what we may get in terms of type of people staying there and facilities at the motel....but we were proved wrong. Front desk people (Jenny and others) carry a great positive attitude towards assisting guests. We changed... More 

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mventura, Manager at Vagabond Inn Ventura, responded to this review

Thank you for writing this review. I will let Jenny and the others see it. We get so busy in the summer months that some things go unnoticed, but the girls are pretty good about reporting issues. The carpets are cleaned by a professional company, but they won't come out for less than 10 rooms at a time. We haven't... More 

Pomona, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vagabond has so much going for it: a cute little coffee shop with friendly waitresses, easy walking access to the beach and to downtown Ventura, nice pool and spa and resonable rates! However after visiting over the last couple of years over 4 times, I notice: cockroaches in the rooms, stains on ceilings and walls indicating water damage from above,... More 

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mventura, Manager at Vagabond Inn Ventura, responded to this review

I'm sorry the room you were in was substandard. We are in the process of refurbishing the rooms, but have probably let others go while we were busy with it. I will walk the rooms and make sure everything is repaired that needs it. We are putting up a fence around the back parking lot to keep transients out, and... More 

Hesperia, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

We enjoy the old school feel of this hotel and have returned several times. The front desk is very helpful and the jacuzzi/pool area is clean. It was quiet even with construction going on and we could walk to the overpass bridge to watch the sunset from the pier. Very enjoyable. We had a small problem with the cleaning staff... More 

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mventura, General Manager at Vagabond Inn Ventura, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We hope to see you here again soon! More 

Orange, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

This is an older property with small rooms. They are generally well maintained. Staff was super nice. Our bed was in great shape. They have a pool and it can get noisy around there. OH, and the train runs right behind the property as it does several motels along Thompson street. They have an adequate Continental breakfast in the lobby... More 

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Thank you for reviewing us! More 

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