VAGABOND INN POINT LOMA

1325 Scott St., San Diego, CA 92106 United States (USA)
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2.0 Star Airport Hotel in San Diego County
32.72349-117.22865
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4.0/ 5

Based on 202 guest reviews

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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 4.4%!
  • 40 rooms in hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • Check-out time: 12:00 PM
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 6.6/10

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Local Attractions

Cabrillo Monument, Point Loma Seafood, H & M Landing, Harbor Island, Airport

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 506 verified reviews

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72
Fair

Fair budget hotel. Close to restaurants, bars and the airport. Great beds and TVs. Bar is awesome.

“Excellent value” “Great bed, sheets, towels”

Great Economy Hotel Top 12% in city
Great Business Hotel Top 13% in city

Good to know

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Older building” “Older property”

  • Comfortable beds

    “D bed comfortable” “Comfortable mattresses”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “Older building” “Older property”

  • Small rooms

    “Sheets very small” “Room was small”

Review highlights

Bar

93/100
13 reviews

Bar is awesome.

“Tea available” “Free drinks” “Coffee all day”

Food

90/100
40 reviews

Good food, especially seafood.

“Great stop for lunch” “Attractive seafood restaurant” “Fast Food”

Location

89/100
192 reviews

Great location. Poor access to parking. Central location with great excursions and sightseeing. Great nearby restaurants, bars, and shopping right by beach. Good access to airport. Affordable parking. Adequate access to public transport.

“Harbor steps away” “Proximity to airport and attractions” “Excellent location”

Value

88/100
89 reviews

Best value for money.

“Excellent value” “Decent hotel in this price range” “Complimentary breakfast”

Service

83/100
142 reviews

Service is professional and cheery, especially reception and housekeeping.

“Staff is excellent” “Desk attendant was professional and helpful” “Desk guy helpful”

Beach

75/100
8 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Close to seaside” “Close to the beaches”

Pool

73/100
40 reviews

Clean pool area.

“Nice outdoor pool area” “Enjoyed the pool and the setting” “Clean pool”

WiFi

67/100
13 reviews

Regular internet service.

“AMAZING wifi” “Free wifi” “Parking and wifi was a plus”

Comfort

67/100
137 reviews

Comfortable enough, with reasonable noise levels and superb beds. Small rooms and bathrooms with shoddy A/C.

“Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “A/C didn't work” “Loud doors”

Room

60/100
240 reviews

Relatively new rooms. Great beds in clean rooms, with wonderful views and nice TVs. Tiny, run down rooms with bad A/C and furnishing. Small but clean bathrooms.

“Wonderful clean smell” “Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “A/C didn't work”

Breakfast

48/100
67 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Continental Breakfast is sparse” “Breakfast could have been better” “Breakfast was somewhat minimal”

Amenities

38/100
72 reviews

Old facilities and unpleasant entrance area.

“Downstairs in the lobby which is EXTREMELY small” “Old property” “The outside looks worn and a bit outdated”

Vibe

32/100
76 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Hotel is outdated. Hotel is relatively stylish. Unpleasant entrance area. Fine for a budget trip. Good for business people. Good choice for a city trip.

“Older building” “Older property” “No elevator”

Ranked top 70% by couples, with a score of 74

Good to know

  • Interesting excursions

    “A short walk to the Marina” “Proximity to the marina”

  • Affordable parking

    “Free parking”

  • Poor access to parking

    “Parking is small” “Parking spaces are small”

  • Small rooms

    “Sheets very small” “Room was small”

Review highlights

Value

89/100
24 reviews

Best value for money.

“Excellent value” “Decent hotel in this price range” “Complimentary breakfast”

Food

89/100
8 reviews

Delicious food.

“Great stop for lunch” “Attractive seafood restaurant” “Fast Food”

Location

89/100
46 reviews

Excellent location with good excursion options. Poor access to parking. Affordable parking.

“Harbor steps away” “Proximity to airport and attractions” “Excellent location”

Service

85/100
32 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

“Staff is excellent” “Desk attendant was professional and helpful” “Desk guy helpful”

Pool

75/100
7 reviews

Great pool.

“Nice outdoor pool area” “Enjoyed the pool and the setting” “Clean pool”

Comfort

68/100
30 reviews

Small rooms with great beds and not so loud.

“Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “Loud doors” “Noisy plumbing”

Room

63/100
53 reviews

Small, badly-kept, but relatively modern, rooms. Tidy rooms with comfortable beds and good TV's.

“Wonderful clean smell” “Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “Walls are paper thin”

Breakfast

50/100
15 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Available for breakfast” “Nice breakfast buffet” “Breakfast was worthless”

Vibe

31/100
16 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated. Hotel is relatively stylish.

“Older building” “Older property” “No elevator”

Ranked top 63% by families, with a score of 75

Good to know

  • Wonderful sightseeing

    “A block from the harbor” “Close to harbour”

  • Good access to airport

    “Proximity to airport and attractions” “Very easy to get to airport”

  • Bad furniture

    “Dirty carpet” “Carpeting was filthy”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Older building” “Older property”

Review highlights

Food

88/100
5 reviews

Delicious food.

“Great stop for lunch” “Attractive seafood restaurant” “Fast Food”

Value

87/100
16 reviews

Best value for money.

“Excellent value” “Decent hotel in this price range” “Complimentary breakfast”

Location

86/100
35 reviews

Great location with excellent sightseeing. Deficient parking, but near the airport.

“Harbor steps away” “Proximity to airport and attractions” “Excellent location”

Service

82/100
27 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

“Staff is excellent” “Desk attendant was professional and helpful” “Desk guy helpful”

Pool

74/100
10 reviews

Great pool.

“Nice outdoor pool area” “Enjoyed the pool and the setting” “Clean pool”

Comfort

66/100
22 reviews

Small rooms with great beds and not so loud.

“Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “Loud doors” “Noisy plumbing”

Room

61/100
37 reviews

Cramped, outdated rooms with bad bathrooms. Badly-kept, yet clean rooms with nice beds, but unfortunately, bad furniture.

“Wonderful clean smell” “Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “Walls were pretty thin”

Breakfast

50/100
12 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Continental Breakfast is sparse” “Breakfast could have been better” “Breakfast was somewhat minimal”

Amenities

39/100
15 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“Downstairs in the lobby which is EXTREMELY small” “Old property” “The outside looks worn and a bit outdated”

Vibe

30/100
15 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Older building” “Older property” “No elevator”

Ranked top 43% by solo travelers, with a score of 80

Good to know

  • Delicious food

    “Great stop for lunch” “Attractive seafood restaurant”

  • Friendly service

    “Desk attendant was professional and helpful” “Staff helpful”

  • Great location

    “Harbor steps away” “Proximity to airport and attractions”

  • Fantastic service

    “Staff is excellent” “Desk attendant was professional and helpful”

Review highlights

Location

89/100
15 reviews

Great location.

“Harbor steps away” “Proximity to airport and attractions” “Excellent location”

Value

89/100
5 reviews

Best value for money.

“Excellent value” “Decent hotel in this price range” “Complimentary breakfast”

Food

88/100
4 reviews

Delicious food.

“Great stop for lunch” “Attractive seafood restaurant” “Fast Food”

Service

86/100
10 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff is excellent” “Desk attendant was professional and helpful” “Desk guy helpful”

Room

57/100
15 reviews

Clean, reasonable rooms.

“Wonderful clean smell” “Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “A/C didn't work”

Good to know

  • Small rooms

    “Sheets very small” “Room was small”

  • Friendly service

    “Desk attendant was professional and helpful” “Staff helpful”

Review highlights

Location

88/100
10 reviews

Great location with good parking availability.

“Harbor steps away” “Proximity to airport and attractions” “Excellent location”

Service

86/100
7 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff is excellent” “Desk attendant was professional and helpful” “Desk guy helpful”

Comfort

70/100
8 reviews

Tiny, somewhat comfortable rooms.

“Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “A/C didn't work” “Loud doors”

Room

65/100
10 reviews

Small, but acceptable, rooms.

“Wonderful clean smell” “Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “A/C didn't work”

Breakfast

45/100
6 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“Continental Breakfast is sparse” “Breakfast could have been better” “Breakfast was somewhat minimal”

Good to know

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Older building” “Older property”

  • Comfortable beds

    “D bed comfortable” “Comfortable mattresses”

  • Poor hotel buildings

    “Older building” “Older property”

  • Small rooms

    “Sheets very small” “Room was small”

Review highlights

Bar

92/100
10 reviews

Bar is awesome.

“Tea available” “Free drinks” “Coffee all day”

Location

89/100
167 reviews

Great location. Central location with great excursions and sightseeing. Poor access to parking. Great nearby restaurants, bars, and shopping right by beach. Good access to airport. Affordable parking. Adequate access to public transport.

“Harbor steps away” “Proximity to airport and attractions” “Excellent location”

Value

88/100
77 reviews

Best value for money.

“Excellent value” “Decent hotel in this price range” “Complimentary breakfast”

Food

88/100
37 reviews

Good food, especially seafood.

“Great stop for lunch” “Attractive seafood restaurant” “Fast Food”

Service

83/100
128 reviews

Service is professional and cheery, especially reception and housekeeping.

“Staff is excellent” “Desk attendant was professional and helpful” “Desk guy helpful”

Beach

75/100
8 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Close to seaside” “Close to the beaches”

WiFi

71/100
12 reviews

Good internet service.

“Good wifi” “Free wifi” “Parking and wifi was a plus”

Comfort

64/100
126 reviews

Comfortable enough, with reasonable noise levels and superb beds. Small rooms and bathrooms with shoddy A/C.

“Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “Loud doors” “Noisy plumbing”

Room

59/100
214 reviews

Relatively new rooms. Great beds in clean rooms, with wonderful views and nice TVs. Tiny, run down rooms with bad A/C and furnishing. Small but clean bathrooms.

“Wonderful clean smell” “Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “A/C didn't work”

Breakfast

50/100
54 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Available for breakfast” “Nice breakfast buffet” “Breakfast was pretty basic”

Amenities

36/100
69 reviews

Old facilities and unpleasant entrance area.

“Downstairs in the lobby which is EXTREMELY small” “Old property” “The outside looks worn and a bit outdated”

Vibe

30/100
70 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Hotel is outdated. Hotel is relatively stylish. Unpleasant entrance area.

“Older building” “Older property” “No elevator”

Ranked top 69% by couples, with a score of 72

Good to know

  • Interesting excursions

    “A short walk to the Marina” “Proximity to the marina”

  • Poor access to parking

    “Parking is small” “Parking spaces are small”

  • Best value for money

    “Excellent value” “Decent hotel in this price range”

  • Delicious food

    “Great stop for lunch” “Attractive seafood restaurant”

Review highlights

Value

90/100
19 reviews

Best value for money.

“Excellent value” “Decent hotel in this price range” “Complimentary breakfast”

Location

89/100
34 reviews

Excellent location with good excursion options. Poor access to parking.

“Harbor steps away” “Proximity to airport and attractions” “Excellent location”

Food

88/100
6 reviews

Delicious food.

“Great stop for lunch” “Attractive seafood restaurant” “Fast Food”

Service

84/100
25 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

“Staff is excellent” “Desk attendant was professional and helpful” “Desk guy helpful”

Comfort

66/100
24 reviews

Small rooms with great beds and not so loud.

“Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “Loud doors” “Noisy plumbing”

Room

61/100
40 reviews

Cramped and badly-maintained rooms. Tidy rooms with comfortable beds and good TV's.

“Wonderful clean smell” “Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “A/C didn't work”

Breakfast

54/100
10 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Available for breakfast” “Nice breakfast buffet” “Breakfast was pretty basic”

Vibe

30/100
14 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Older building” “Older property” “No elevator”

Ranked top 59% by families, with a score of 75

Good to know

  • Wonderful sightseeing

    “A block from the harbor” “Close to harbour”

  • Bad furniture

    “Dirty carpet” “Carpeting was filthy”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Older building” “Older property”

  • Poor vibe

    “Older building” “Older property”

Review highlights

Food

88/100
5 reviews

Delicious food.

“Great stop for lunch” “Attractive seafood restaurant” “Fast Food”

Value

87/100
12 reviews

Best value for money.

“Excellent value” “Decent hotel in this price range” “Complimentary breakfast”

Location

87/100
27 reviews

Great location with excellent sightseeing. Poor access to parking.

“Harbor steps away” “Proximity to airport and attractions” “Excellent location”

Service

82/100
21 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

“Staff is excellent” “Desk attendant was professional and helpful” “Desk guy helpful”

Pool

74/100
8 reviews

Great pool.

“Nice outdoor pool area” “Enjoyed the pool and the setting” “Clean pool”

Comfort

66/100
20 reviews

Small rooms with great beds and not so loud.

“Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “Loud doors” “Noisy plumbing”

Room

62/100
31 reviews

Cramped, outdated rooms with bad bathrooms. Badly-kept, yet clean rooms with nice beds, but unfortunately, bad furniture.

“Wonderful clean smell” “Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “A/C didn't work”

Breakfast

51/100
10 reviews

Breakfast is average.

“Available for breakfast” “Nice breakfast buffet” “Breakfast was somewhat minimal”

Amenities

39/100
13 reviews

Poor hotel buildings.

“Downstairs in the lobby which is EXTREMELY small” “Old property” “The outside looks worn and a bit outdated”

Vibe

30/100
12 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Older building” “Older property” “No elevator”

Ranked top 56% by solo travelers, with a score of 78

Good to know

  • Friendly service

    “Desk attendant was professional and helpful” “Staff helpful”

  • Great location

    “Harbor steps away” “Proximity to airport and attractions”

  • Fantastic service

    “Staff is excellent” “Desk attendant was professional and helpful”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean rooms” “Bathroom was cleaned and up to date”

Review highlights

Location

88/100
13 reviews

Great location.

“Harbor steps away” “Proximity to airport and attractions” “Excellent location”

Service

86/100
10 reviews

Friendly service.

“Staff is excellent” “Desk attendant was professional and helpful” “Desk guy helpful”

Room

56/100
14 reviews

Clean, reasonable rooms.

“Wonderful clean smell” “Extremely quiet and modern A/C unit” “Walls are paper thin”

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Customer Reviews of Vagabond Inn Point Loma

4.0 out of 5.Based on 202 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Property Information Vagabond Inn San Diego (Point Loma) is located on the America's Cup Harbor at the entrance to Shelter Island. Walk a few steps to the famous Point Loma Seafood Market and the Sport Fishing/H&M Landing. It is only minutes to San Diego Airport, the Cabrillo National Monument, Downtown, the Gaslamp Distr., Balboa Park, the San Diego Zoo, Qualcomm Stadium and cruise ships. We serve a daily, complimentary continental breakfast and weekday newspaper. Swim a few laps in our heated pool or enjoy cable TV with HBO in your room. Some rooms with a kitchenette are available for your added convenience. When you stay with us, we'll serve you with our own brand of Western hospitality. Good value, friendly people- it's how we do things. Amenities ·Free Continental Breakfast ·Under 18yrs Stay Free w/ Parents ·Free Incoming Fax ·Heated Swimming Pool ·Free Weekday Newspaper ·Free Parking ·Free Local Phone Calls Rating ·AAA Approved Services ·Outgoing Fax Service ·Pet Friendly Rooms ·Refrigerator Available Credit Cards Accepted ·American Express ·Discover ·Diners Club ·Master Card ·Visa

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:2:00 PM
Check Out:12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation:1998
Floors:2
Rooms:40
Non Smoking Rooms:32
Handicap Rooms:
Suites:3
Meeting Rooms:0
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hours prior to the day of arrival
Typical Group Deposit:10%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted

Airport & Shuttle Information

2 miles from the San Diego International Aiport, no shuttle service available.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Vagabond Inn

  • Affordable hotels offering comfort and customer care only in sunny California
  • With pet and eco-friendly locations, guests can enjoy a free breakfast and Wi-Fi, free local calls, cable TV, and in-room coffee
  • Free airport shuttle services based on location

The Vagabond Inn highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Vagabond Inn(point Loma)

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