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Reviewed 9 March 2014 via mobile

I recently had a family emergency and had to stay in the area so I decided to check into the Vagabond inn. When I checked in it was 1:30 am, upon arrival I was greeted at the front desk by a kind gentlemen with a friendly smile asking me how he could assist me. When I got to my room...

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

We appreciate your patronage and that you picked our hotel. We are glad we helped make your stay pleasant. Please come back if you are in the area! Thank You.

Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Reviewed 14 January 2014

my disabled sister paralized from the waist down and myself a 58 year on S S stayed 1 night in a disabled access room my sister was afraid to use the shower when she tried to shower she was scalded because the shower handle was worn out to where you spent more time trying to adjusting the temperature of the...

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

Edward, This is not the way we do business and we are trying to make changes to this hotel, we are undergoing sensitivity training and we have upgraded many things in this hotel, however we know that our guests have certain expectations and we are very sorry that yours were not met. I have forwarded this email to the owners...

Reviewed 18 May 2013

After several other hotels told us they were completely booked, we came to this place. The person at the lobby was very friendly and gave us a 2-bed, non-smoking room which from what I saw was pretty clean. The bathroom was clean as well and I had no issues whatsoever with my stay. Although it's not a prime location it...

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

We appreciate the kind words, we have been working on our hotel and our employees. We do appreciate your patronage.

Reviewed 13 March 2013

This place was so philthy and on top of that the hot water does not work!! They must have an electrical problem because the lights kept turning off. Also the ront desk lady "Melissa" was very rude. Do your self a favor and pass on this one.

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

Thank your for bringing this to our attention, We are taking this info very seriously and will handle it accordingly. We are sorry your trip was not what you expected.

Hollister, California
Reviewed 31 July 2012

Run away!! This hotel is super ghetto. The area is awful. Directly behind the hotel is a run down sketchy trailer park with barb wire fencing that run right up to the stairs of the hotel. There were police lights every night across the street. Homeless people and crackheads galore. The rooms are dirty and old. The furniture is chipped...

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

Thank you for your comments. Since this review (almost a year and a half ago) we have new managers and the neighborhood is better and we have renovated our property and our rooms.

Lemoore, California
Reviewed 2 July 2012

Found exposed electrical wire in the grass outside my room. Was part of the landscape lighting but was not covered. Exposed wires wet from the sprinklers were black and chard from electrical discharge.Notified the manger next mourning but he didn't seem to care.

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

Thanks for the info. This was over a year ago and all issues were fixed.

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 20 June 2012

The staff is okay. The room has all your basic needs and they clean it every day. A big plus is they offer free WIFI. it's fairly close to the trolley station though there are several hotels in the area that are even closer. they only have one electrical outlet in the room though, and i kind of needed more....

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

Thank you for your coments, we have renovated this hotel and have new employees.

Ensenada, Mexico
Reviewed 13 November 2011

I stay here a lot because of many different reasons. The staff are very nice and the rooms are clean, heater and air con works and the beds are comfortable.

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

Thank you, although this review is very old we have upgraded this hotel and appreciate your patronage.

New York City, New York
Reviewed 13 September 2011

This hotel was one of our stops during a road trip. We really just needed a place to crash for a night so didn't need a palace. It was cheap and looked OK on the website. Location was convenient - close to the highway- as we needed to hit the road early in the morning, but the area itself is...

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

This hotel has been renovated and upgraded in many ways, everything from beds to linen and TV's etc. Please come and check us out again sometime.

Chula Vista, California
Reviewed 29 July 2011

well we booked this due to free continental breakfast... upon arrival we were told there would be pastries between 7am-9:30am.. we were at reception at 9am nothing left.... no breaky for us on either day... bad bad service and poorly advertised....

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

Thank you for the review this hotel has been changed and renovated. and it is very different now. Please come back thank you.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Vagabond Inn Chula Vista

Address: 230 Broadway, Chula Vista, CA 91910-2303
Region: United States > California > Chula Vista
Price Range: RM280 - RM382 (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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“Upper floor room have nice view to pool”
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“Make sure the hot water is working.”
 of 5 bubbles bajapi, 20 Nov 2014 | Read review
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