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Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Sedona, Arizona
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I had to be in Glendale for a few days last week and had an excellent stay at the Thunderbird Executive Inn and Conference Center. This is a former military base that was converted into a business school in 1946. Some of the rooms are remodeled former barracks! We were in the newer facility. The room was...

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Danielle A, Manager at Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Thunderbird Executive Inn and Conference Center. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our clean guest rooms, daily newspaper,and 24 hour snack and beverage area! We look forward to welcoming you back to Thunderbird, the next time you are in AZ.

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just spent two nights here. I had to be in the area for work. The location is somewhat out of the way, not really near anything. First for the good: The grounds are beautiful, the rooms are clean, the beds are comfortable, the cleaning staff are shining stars, and there is a room on the second floor with 24...

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Danielle A, Manager at Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Thunderbird Executive Inn and Conference Center. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our comfortable guest rooms, and 24 hour snack and beverage area. We look forward to welcoming you back to Thunderbird, the next time you are in AZ.

Central Florida, Florida
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The hotel says it is on the Arizona University Campus, which is true. However it is a very second rate motel. Rooms remind me of the inexpensive motels in the fifties, doors falling off the bathroom sink unit, mould on the old shower door, etc. this is made worse by the high prices charged.

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

This place was pretty good. the outside looks more like of campus dorms than a business center, but definitely nice on the insides. They have complimentary beverages available 24/7 (self- Serve) definitely was surprised at the amenities and the pleasantness of my stay from judging when pulling in. Doesn't seem to look like your typical sheraton or hilton business center....

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Danielle A, Manager at Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Thunderbird Executive Inn and Conference Center. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our friendly staff and all of the amenities that are offered! We look forward to welcoming you back to Thunderbird, the next time you are in AZ.

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Stayed for March Madness finals and had a wonderful stay. Would recommend for quiet comfortable rooms and easy access to I-17 and many Phoenix attractions. Grounds are lush and well kept. Surrounding neighborhood pleasant and easy to maneuver.

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Danielle A, Manager at Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Thunderbird Executive Inn and Conference Center. We are happy to hear that you had a wonderful stay,and enjoyed the lush grounds! We look forward to welcoming you back to Thunderbird, the next time you are in AZ.

Reviewed 5 April 2017

We got a good rate and stayed for the NCAA finals. The rooms are clean and nice - not incredibly modern or up-to-date, but functional rooms that are a good size and clean. The study/snack area was fantastic and being able to grab snacks at any hour was greatly appreciated. The area is very quite/suburban and out of the way....

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Danielle A, Manager at Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Thunderbird Executive Inn and Conference Center. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our nice, clean guest rooms! We look forward to welcoming you back to Thunderbird, the next time you are in AZ.

Nevada
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Had tickets for the NCAA Final Four and hunted for a motel not too far away from activities. This place was awesome!!!! The beds were comfortable, the staff was extremely friendly and the entire facility was kept very clean! The snack room was a nice surprise! Other reviews mentioned parking which is limited close to facility but we found parking...

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Danielle A, Manager at Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Thunderbird Executive Inn and Conference Center. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our comfortable guest rooms,and friendly staff! We look forward to welcoming you back to Thunderbird, the next time you are in AZ.

Berea, Ohio
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The Thunderbird Executive Inn is a hidden gem. I can't begin to tell you how wonderful our stay was there. The staff is phenomenal; so willing to help, very pleasant and knowledgeable. The grounds are gorgeous. It was great interacting with some of the students. We had a King Deluxe room which was amazing. Very comfortable bed,, amazing shower, and...

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Danielle A, Manager at Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Thunderbird Executive Inn and Conference Center. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our Amazing guest rooms, phenomenal staff,and comfortable beds! We look forward to welcoming you back to Thunderbird, the next time you are in AZ.

Mahopac, New York
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The cleanliness of the Inn is remarkable. The grounds are well-maintained although some maintenance projects could be completed. Location was good ... Cleanliness of our TINY room was something to be noted! The hotel provides wonderful snacks in its lounge area (these are a plus!)... Continental breakfast is just okay. King-size bed was very comfortable. Specific comments: 1. Inn should...

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Danielle A, Manager at Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Thunderbird Executive Inn and Conference Center. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our comfortable, Clean guest rooms,and amenities offered! We look forward to welcoming you back to Thunderbird, the next time you are in AZ.

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 April 2017

If you happen to be in the area, this is a very nice place to stay and an amazing value. I stayed for a week visiting ASU West. Great location, good service, free breakfast, 24 snack room. No complaints!

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Danielle A, Manager at Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Thunderbird Executive Inn and Conference Center. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our comfortable guest rooms, great location, and service! We look forward to welcoming you back to Thunderbird, the next time you are in AZ.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thunderbird Executive Inn is located in Glendale, Arizona on the campus of the Thunderbird School of Global Management. This Hidden Gem will surprise and delight you with its upscale guest rooms, 24 hr complimentary snack lounge, and unique diversions such as the Thunderbird Pub that is located in an historic military airfield control tower. With proximity to Arizona's Spring Training baseball and the University of Phoenix Stadium, the Thunderbird Executive Inn is the perfect hotel for leisure travelers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center

Address: 15249 N 59th Ave, 1 Global Place, Glendale, AZ 85306-3236
Region: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Glendale
Price Range: RM358 - RM534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 134
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Also Known As:
Thunderbird Executive Inn And Conference Center
Thunderbird Executive Hotel Glendale
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Glendale
#4 Romantic Hotel in Glendale
#4 Family Hotel in Glendale
#6 Business Hotel in Glendale
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“We had the King Deluxe and it was perfect”
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“Get a room on the second floor, and on the back.”
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“Some rooms are larger than others. Might be good to ask when checking in.”
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