West Coast travelers find budget-friendly beds and a variety of creature comforts at this friendly hotel chain.. In Short Since 1958, Vagabond Inns have offered affordable lodging to leisure and business travelers. The California ranch-style hotels boast home-like comforts, with most locations offering free continental breakfast, free local calls, free weekday newspapers, heated pools and pet-friendly policies. Many locations offer business-friendly amenities like Internet access, ergonomic work spaces, microwaves and refrigerators. Vagabond Inn Executive hotels offer more business-savvy amenities such as on-site business centers, exercise rooms, in-room data ports and more.