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Vagabond Inn San Luis Obispo

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Denver, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night, and the location is pretty good (though hard to figure out how to get into the parking lot if you haven't been before). When I walked in, there were a lot of setchy folks in rooms around me partying very loudly but the walls must be pretty thick because I didn't hear them at all once in... More 

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Long Beach, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are used to staying in older-looking hotels because we frequently travel with our dogs. This was no exception. Parking was relatively good, and food is within walking distance, but not the kind of food we like to eat. Across the major street is a mall with a grocery store, Kohls, Best Buy, and many other stores. The hotel is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

Don't get your hopes up. It's just a motel. Staff is nice and location is great but the price for what it is is just short of obscene. It was clean enough and the pool is nice. Plan on going out for breakfast. If it were cheaper, I'd give it a higher rating.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

The carpet in our room was filthy. Also, on the first night of our stay there was a major party in the room next to us that kicked off at 2:30am. I called the front desk to complain. The first call did no good. The party continued with rap music blasting and about 10 people yelling and singing. 15 minutes... More 

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Long Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

If I was just passing through SLO and just needed a place to sleep for one night, this motel would be OK. We don't mind an older motel as long as it is in good conditioBiggest negative to me was the windows: no screens,front or back (including the bathroom next to an undeveloped hillside, making the bathroom attractive to smalln.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Nice rooms with modern furnishings, new laminate floors. Free WIFI average. The staff are very friendly and have invested a lot of money in this motel which they proud of. All towels clean and changed daily. Nice huge bed. We had a problem with the TV, it was fixed immediately by the son of the owner. Nothing is too much... More 

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Escondido, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

For the price ($95), we expected more, especially as it's advertised. The "continental breakfast" was limited to some coffee, juice and packaged danishes and muffins. Although they did offer a 20% discount at the Denny's next door. The staff was friendly. The room itself was clean, but very dated. Linens were scratchy and pillows not great. There is free Wifi... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

The Vega Bond is a quaint Motel. You're not going to find fancy furniture or plush decor, or a large continental breakfast. some of the things that make me very satisfied with this place, are the rooms. They were very clean, and they had a pleasant smell. The bathrooms were very clean and the staff were pleasant and very helpful... More 

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Dear guest, Thank you very much for your recent stay here at the Vagabond Inn in San Luis Obispo, we are glad to read you found the rooms clean and comfortable and the hotel staff accomadating to your needs, all guest suggestions are noted. Thank you More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

We overpaid for this hotel. I knew it wasn't going to be a nice hotel, but for $96 with taxes (through hotels.com)...I expected a little more. Barely anything on the walls, some unidentified insect in the bathroom that luckily my husband got to before I saw it, old style comforters that don't get washed after each rental, and a really... More 

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101respond, Guest Relations Manager at Vagabond Inn San Luis Obispo, responded to this review

Dear Ztravelmonkey, Thank you for your recent stay here, please know we appreciate and note all guest commnents as they help us in improving. Thank you. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

We chose this over Motel 6 because they advertised a continental breakfast. However, just packaged muffins are offered and nothing is out early. At 8:00 a guest had to ask them to put out coffee. The rooms are adequate but old, but no way justified by the prices.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Vagabond Inn San Luis Obispo

Address: 210 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-5409
Location: United States > California > San Luis Obispo County > San Luis Obispo
Price Range: $66 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Vagabond Inn San Luis Obispo 2*
Number of rooms: 60
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