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Pasadena
Reviewed 16 July 2013

My son and I stayed just one night while visiting the college campus. The service was good and the room was clean. The only complaint was that the toilet was a little low and wiggled, but no other complaints. I will definitely stay there when I come to visit!

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htlboss, Owner at University Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us, Leslie! I appreciate you reminding us about the problems you had with your toilet. I think you'll be happy to hear our staff has since taken care of it! Until next time, Mohammad, Owner

Chico
Reviewed 11 June 2013

Yes, it was an unfortunate experience. For the same cost, I went around the corner to Heritage Inn. Microwave, refrigerator, and a lot more than just warm water and packets of instant coffee, and cellophane snacks for breakfast. My friends in town kidded me for staying at the Vagabond, apparently this place was a dump in the 80's when we...

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htlboss, Owner at University Inn, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear that too, Loisann. We consider ours a great place to stay in Chico, so the last thing we want is for anyone to get the wrong impression of our standards and values. Although I'm disappointed we ultimately lost your business, I appreciate your candid feedback; I know it will only help us to improve. Regards, Mohammad,...

Reviewed 16 March 2013

We took a group of high school seniors here to visit the university. We weren't expecting much. We just wanted a basic, clean space for them to sleep. It wasn't remotely acceptable even for this purpose. There were roaches in the rooms. The sheets were stained with what looked like blood. The curtains were shredded to bits and there was...

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htlboss, Owner at University Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to follow up with us after your stay. The conditions you described in your review are in no way acceptable, nor do they fall in line with our standards for health and safety. Please know that we're actively working to correct these problems, and we really appreciate your feedback on the matter. Thanks again, Mohammad,...

Chico, California
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Hotel is right in the centre of Chico with plenty of parking. We received a very warm welcome from the manager who did the utmost to make sure we had everything we needed including bags of continental breakfast and a good discount. Room was clean with good facilities and perfect for two tired and dusty travelers.

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htlboss, Owner at University Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us! It's great to hear you got just the R&R you needed on your trip. I hope you'll keep us in mind next time you're passing through Chico! Safe travels, Mohammad, Owner

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 20 February 2013

For the price, this hotel was a good stay for the price. It wasn't excellent quality but it wasn't bad either. The room was decent quality with minimal features but it was enough to get me through a good night.

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San Mateo, California
Reviewed 4 September 2012

This place is disgusting. Following checking in to my room I found garbage on my floor, a half used roll of toilet paper, holes in the sheets, and stains everywhere. After finding this I went to the front desk and asked for a manager, but was told that he would not be contacted nor would anything be done. I asked...

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mattawan
Reviewed 2 September 2012

Are they paying people to jack up the rating? You have got to be kidding me, 3 STARS!!! Our room didn't look anything like the photo. When we picked this from a travel site, it had three stars. For the room I wouldn't give it any stars. This place is a DUMP! The cable line up was good. The sheets...

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Riverwoods, Illinois
Reviewed 15 August 2012

This place needs some TLC. It was clean but dinghy and tired. There were several permanent stains on the bed linens. The carpeting was inexpertly patched in several spots. The caulking around tub was poorly done.I personally dislike bathrooms whose only light is connected to the exhaust fan...makes for a very loud, annoying bathroom experience. The towels were thin and...

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Reviewed 20 July 2012

Room smelled like smoke and urine. Sheets had huge holes and cigarette burns. Shady tweakers cruising around. Our friends room was even worse. Left immediately to stay at the quality inn across the street, which was very nice.

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 2 July 2012

We stayed here one night, and it was pretty expensive for how nasty it was. The bathroom door didn't shut properly, and when you did shut it you were pretty much locked in. It would take two of us to open the door. Also, the bathroom wasn't cleaned. We found nasty long black hairs in the shower and on the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The University Inn Chico hotel is centrally located in Downtown Chico, California. We deliver clean, comfortable accommodations, quality amenities, a pleasant staff, affordable prices and classic, West Coast hospitality to each guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about University Inn

Address: 630 Main St, Chico, CA 95928 (Formerly Vagabond Inn Chico)
Region: United States > California > Chico
Price Range: RM315 - RM418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — University Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 43
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Vagabond Hotel Chico
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