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Los Angeles, California
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41 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I liked this place. Friendly staff, quick check-in, continental breakfast, pool, restaurants close and afforadable. Room are clean and have all facilities that one would expect from a hotel. I had a great stay

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Thank Jay P
J P, Manager at Vagabond Inn Chula Vista, responded to this review

Thank you so much, we really appreciate your business and that you took the time to share with us your experience, we are happy that you enjoyed the restaurants in the surrounding are as well as our staff and quick check in! Please do come back if you are in the area. More 

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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

It was basically ok motel for the price. The fridge was too loud middle of the night sometimes. Ants!!! Too many ants. I saw bunch of them outside and that's okay. We creatures share this planet for a living but few ants were on beds. That's not good. Service was ok as well

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Thank THE B
J P, Manager at Vagabond Inn Chula Vista, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback, in the future if you stay with us please let us know about the ants, it has been uncharacteristically hot in our area and they do try to come in and find water, we will take care of the situation immediately. We thank you for your business and wish you safe travels. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

My review was deleted. I stayed here in March 2016. Loud music, people coming and going all night. Front desk did nothing. Will NEVER stay here again. The reviews on this site are misleading. I had to give it one star to post, should be no stars!

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1 Thank Patti W
J P, Manager at Vagabond Inn Chula Vista, responded to this review

First of all we CANNOT delete any reviews, you can have your review removed by Trip Advisor if it does not follow guidelines. We appreciate that you took the time to place another review again, we are sorry that our place was not for you. We have many different types of guests including families with children and it can get... More 

Bothell, Washington
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49 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I booked this hotel last minute for SDCC. so the price was pretty high for that time, but it worked well. the bed was comfortable, the AC was great, the free breakfast was small but it worked. This was exactly what I needed after a day at SDCC. About half an hour outside the convention center and the Gaslamp District.

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Thank rbeise
J P, Manager at Vagabond Inn Chula Vista, responded to this review

Yes SDCC can be a bit more expensive, however we are so happy that you were able to stay with us and we really do appreciate your business, please if you have any cool pix, post them on our Facebook account we would LOVE to see them. Best of luck in your travels. More 

Ensenada, Mexico
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28 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This is a very good hotel and I have stayed here many times in the past. The staff are very welcoming and if you have a problem it will be resolved. Fallon, the front desk employee is EXCELLENT! She always makes my stays here exceptional.

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Thank Baja5557
J P, Manager at Vagabond Inn Chula Vista, responded to this review

Thank you so much, we understand you have many choices and we are so happy that you choose us!! We agree Phalen is the bomb!! Hope to see you again soon! More 

Corona, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 August 2015

I am coming to San Diego for our Hilltop High Reunion This Saturday 8/22. I rated this hotel a 5 star, because back in the 60's a friend of the family owned this hotel.( he would be over 100 now) I cant climb steps very well, so I called the front desk, and she is putting me on the bottom... More 

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Thank Beth R
J P, Manager at Vagabond Inn Chula Vista, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your support we really appreciate it and we appreciate your patronage! More 

California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

*Hotel is over run with shady people; obvious drug deals, prostitution and drama all hours of the day & night. *Got property stolen out of my car. The managers/owners do not care what riff raff hangs on the property as long as they're getting money. Over priced. *No "continental breakfast" (only pastry, juice & coffee) *Only plus - Room is... More 

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2 Thank ByTheSea7
J P, Manager at Vagabond Inn Chula Vista, responded to this review

We apologize for your experience, we understand that everyone has a level of comfort they expect and we are sorry we let you down. We wish you the best in your travels. More 

Thomasville, North Carolina
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2015

My mother and I stayed at the Vagabond as part of our cross-country bucket list trip. The young woman at the front desk was very friendly and helpful. She printed out directions for us to get to the beach, and provided another print-out of local attractions. Wifi worked very well. The room was comfortable, and we were hugely surprised at... More 

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Thank E7351CMChris
J P, Manager at Vagabond Inn Chula Vista, responded to this review

Thank you, we really appreciate the kind words, we are very happy that you chose to stay with us on your bucket list trip! We do have great weather as we are not too far from the ocean so it is nice and breezy. We agree Coronado is beautiful! Thanks again for the feedback, we wish you safe travels. More 

Los Angeles, California
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94 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2015

It's a so-so area, as far as the neighborhood goes. It is close to everything to do in San Diego, though. We went to the Ballast Point Brewery in Little Italy, the beach at Coronado and Henry's pub at Gas Lamp. There is also a park close by in Chula vista to watch the sunset. They put us in the... More 

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Thank nanci n
J P, Manager at Vagabond Inn Chula Vista, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words, we agree we are in a pretty good area for all the attractions you listed. We appreciate your patronage and hope that you come back soon! More 

San Quintin, Mexico
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2015

this is our first stay at the vagabond..we live in mexico and travel stateside regularly. previously we always stayed at the goodnite inn...but have become disillusioned due noise, location, and demand for credit info (the code on back of card...which we never give out), even after years of staying there... we were happy with the vagabond. free internet, mostly quiet.... More 

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2 Thank Janice H
J P, Manager at Vagabond Inn Chula Vista, responded to this review

Thank you so much, we are glad you stopped by to check us out! We appreciate the feedback and hope that you do return! More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet
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  • Pool
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Vagabond Inn Chula Vista

Address: 230 Broadway, Chula Vista, CA 91910
Region: United States > California > Chula Vista
Price Range: £50 - £68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Vagabond Inn Chula Vista 2*
Number of rooms: 91
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