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Vagabond Inn Palm Springs

2.0 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

The weekend I stayed in Palm Springs was record high temps of 122 degrees. I couldn't believe that the a.c unit in my room and other rooms were not operating properly. My room was extremely hot it felted like I was outside and not in a cool hotel room. I spoke with the front desk at check out and was told that the hotel room will be getting new a.c units so I will give this hotel another try I like the location. As of right now I will not recommend this other to anyone. Thanks

Was a little loud. I heard people outside my door a lot. Also, air conditioning couldn't keep the room cool enough. I had a difficult time sleeping in a hot room.

The desk clerk was friendly, professional, and helpful. The room was next to pool- people were loud in pool and walking by my room all night. The pillow was one of those square fluffy pillows where the stuffing slips out from under your head leaving no support. The mattress was older and sunk a bit- my back hurt the next day and I barely slept. Pool was warm. Not too close to trolley or stores. Bugs in my bathtub- incl centipede, and possible baby silverfish? Bathtub looked dirty. Refrigerator in room included a small freezer and air conditioner worked great. Desk had comfortable office chair and good lighting for studying, etc

The hotel was a good location for us, close to the Buzz free bus rides to downtown, breakfast had a good variety

We wanted and found this motel to have a good location, close to the main drag and decent restaurants in Palm Springs. The pool was very nice, with a cool temp and good hot tub. The motel has been there for some time, and has some need of primping up, but it is a clean and well run location. Easy acsess to downtown and the shops, restaurants, casino.

Glad I was drinking when I came back, so did seem as bad. Sorry to old too stinky.

Got a 1st floor room even tho it meant a free upgrade

This hotel is definitely showing its age and could do with a good "face lift." However, it has a pleasant staff, reasonable breakfast and a good price for a community that can be really expensive. The pool is heated and wonderful which means in the winter when it is a bit cool outside, you can enjoy a lovely pool outside anytime.

Great hotel with nice breakfast and central location

Continental breakfast was more than expected, hotel was quiet and room was comfortable

I don't have time to write about it...I've rated it and now I need to get to work.

The room was clean and fully stocked. Well worth the price. Secure hotel a d friendly staff. I would stay here again.

Decided to do a last minute trip to palm springs. Was able to book a last minute room and was happy with our choice.

The air conditioning level can't be controlled in the room. It was too warm to sleep at night. The pool water was so warm it was uncomfortable.

I stay at this hotel several times before the management has changed but everything is even better now.

Everything was fine, bed was comfortable. Good value for money for our overnight stay.

We really enjoyed our stay. Was not crowded, great pool and snack bar. Friendly staff and guests. Breakfast in the morning was wonderful! Have stayed there other times and we will be back.

It was what I expected. Good continental breakfast. Clean rooms. The staff was very nice.

Before we left Phx we tried to downsize because 1 person couldn't go. We couldn't do that. Our room had ANTS in the sink. Cold water faucet was broke & came off in your hand, when turned on it leaked lots of water over the counter. We had to put a bath towel to catch the water. I'll never stay there again.

Pool looked nice, staff was cordial, property was ok, it was a typical hotel you would find near a highway but good for an overnight stay, $120 a night was a bit expensive I thought for the property

1699 S. Palm Canyon Dr. Palm Springs CA

Hotel highlights

  • Steps from Moorten Botanical Garden and Cactarium
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking

Vagabond Inn Palm Springs places you next to Moorten Botanical Garden and Cactarium and within 2 miles (3 km) of Ruddy's General Store Museum. This 120 -room motel welcomes guests with conveniences like free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free in-room WiFi. It's in the mountains and also close to Agua Caliente Cultural Museum and Baristo Park.


Dining

Start your day off right with a free continental breakfast. Get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café.


Rooms

The 120 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including microwaves, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can enjoy free WiFi and TVs. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Other standard amenities include free local calls, safes, and desks.


Property features

Vagabond Inn Palm Springs offers an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and free WiFi in public areas. If you drive, put free parking to good use. The front desk is staffed 24 hours a day to help with concierge services and securing valuables. Additional amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, free newspapers, and a gift shop.

Room options

Traditional Room, 1 King Bed

King 1 | Sleeps 2

Traditional Room, 2 Queen Beds

Queen 2 | Sleeps 4

Deluxe Double Room, 2 Queen Beds, Pool View

Queen 2 | Sleeps 4

Guest reviews for Vagabond Inn Palm Springs

Everyone (19) Business (11) Couples (44) Family (33) Friends (19) Other (22)
2

poor ac unit in my room

Everyone

The weekend I stayed in Palm Springs was record high temps of 122 degrees. I couldn't believe that the a.c unit in my room and other rooms were not operating properly. My room was extremely hot it felted like I was outside and not in a cool hotel room. I spoke with the front desk at check out and was told that the hotel room will be getting new a.c units so I will give this hotel another try I like the location. As of right now I will not recommend this other to anyone. Thanks

By , from Smokey on Jul 15, 2017

3

hotel just okay.

Everyone

Was a little loud. I heard people outside my door a lot. Also, air conditioning couldn't keep the room cool enough. I had a difficult time sleeping in a hot room.

By on Jul 4, 2017

3

great staff but loud and uncomfortable

Everyone
Bathrub

The desk clerk was friendly, professional, and helpful. The room was next to pool- people were loud in pool and walking by my room all night. The pillow was one of those square fluffy pillows where the stuffing slips out from under your head leaving no support. The mattress was older and sunk a bit- my back hurt the next day and I barely slept. Pool was warm. Not too close to trolley or stores. Bugs in my bathtub- incl centipede, and possible baby silverfish? Bathtub looked dirty. Refrigerator in room included a small freezer and air conditioner worked great. Desk had comfortable office chair and good lighting for studying, etc

By , from D on May 22, 2017

4

good location for our activites

Everyone

The hotel was a good location for us, close to the Buzz free bus rides to downtown, breakfast had a good variety

By , from IA on Apr 20, 2017

3

fun and relaxation in palm springs.

Everyone

We wanted and found this motel to have a good location, close to the main drag and decent restaurants in Palm Springs. The pool was very nice, with a cool temp and good hot tub. The motel has been there for some time, and has some need of primping up, but it is a clean and well run location. Easy acsess to downtown and the shops, restaurants, casino.

By , from Ohio on Mar 16, 2017

2

staff very nice, hotel too old smelly

Everyone

Glad I was drinking when I came back, so did seem as bad. Sorry to old too stinky.

By , from Palm Springs on Mar 6, 2017

5

good hotel for the price.

Everyone

Got a 1st floor room even tho it meant a free upgrade

By on Mar 3, 2017

4

good value for this palm springs

Everyone

This hotel is definitely showing its age and could do with a good "face lift." However, it has a pleasant staff, reasonable breakfast and a good price for a community that can be really expensive. The pool is heated and wonderful which means in the winter when it is a bit cool outside, you can enjoy a lovely pool outside anytime.

By , from California on Jan 18, 2017

Review comment responded on Feb 1, 2017

Thank you so much for our 4 stars. It is greatly appreciated. We are glad you enjoyed yourself. Be on the lookout for a renovation coming soon. Monica Lopez General Manager

4
Everyone

Great hotel with nice breakfast and central location

By on Nov 26, 2016

Review comment responded on Dec 14, 2016

Thanks for the feedback!!

4

nice hotel with a great jacuzzi

Everyone

Continental breakfast was more than expected, hotel was quiet and room was comfortable

By on Nov 22, 2016

Review comment responded on Dec 14, 2016

Thank you for your feedback and your time filling our our review it is greatly appreciated.