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BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Rockford, Illinois
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Check in was a bit slow, but staff was helpful! The room was wonderful! Two queen beds, spacious room, double vanity and a toilet that wasn't pushed against a wall or tub! Very roomy! The only issue, the tub drained very slowly. Beds were comfy with good linens and no stains. Plenty of towels that were fluffy and had no...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was very hesitant about staying here but being part of a team that decided this so the place we would stay at, did not have a lot of options. I ended up being very impressed! It was nice and clean. The breakfast was not fancy but had decent options. I would definitely come here again! The price was an...

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Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel, responded to this review

Dear Kim, We thank you for writing us a review here on TripAdvisor! We are happy to hear that we pleasantly surprised you! Thanks for saying that you would "definitely come here again", and we hope you will, soon!

Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Thunderbird for 1 night on a road trip through KY. The room was clean and fine in itself, wifi good and breakfast as expected. So why a 1 star review? The presence of a refrigerated semi in the parking lot running all evening and into the night. I inquired at the desk and was told this truck...

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Etowah, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at the hotel very late after 5 hours of driving. Our room was ready, check was quick and easy. The room was very clean and smelled clean. The continental breakfast was very nice. They offered several different juices, coffee, milk, water, and almond milk. Among the breakfast foods were: oatmeal bar, pancakes, muffins, bagels, cereal, and Jimmy Dean...

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Keystone Heights, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here overnight on a cross country trip from Los Angeles to Asheville, North Carolina. The room was clean and a good value. The Location was great with a good Mexican restaurant attached to the hotel so we didn't have to leave the property for dinner. If you don't like Mexican, there are numerous restaurants very close to the...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With a name like Best Western "Thunderbird" motel how could you go wrong... Awesome name average motel. So this hotel gets a 3 star rating but it's a motel. Crown plazas, Double trees, Hilton garden inn etc. get 3 star ratings this is a 2 star hotel. I have no real complaints though for what it is. Friendly staff. Nice...

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Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel, responded to this review

Dear Ethan, We thank you for writing us a review here on TripAdvisor! We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Hope to see you again!

Central Kentucky, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great stay at this property. The staff was very helpful and outgoing. The rooms were immaculately clean. While this motel may be a little older, it is up-to-date and well-kept. Also it was very quiet during our stay.

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful experience! This was our first time to Cookeville,TN and Thunderbird Motel. We were there. For Tiny House Roadshow. What a wonderful time we had. The rooms were fabulous. The room was very spacious and had two sinks. Hotel was in a perfect location with plenty of restaurants and stores around. The staff was fabulous especially the lady...

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Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel, responded to this review

Dear Shalayne, Thank you very much for writing us a wonderful review on TripAdvisor! We are glad you liked the rooms so much and you are right about our breakfast attendants; they are worth their weight in gold if I do say so myself! Hope to see you again soon!

Bowling Green
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is located well, right off of the exit and in the middle of restaurants for every price range. The beds were acceptable and having 2 bathroom sinks with a wide counter was a bonus. It would be advisable for management to do a review of the cleaning checklist for the rooms. While on the surface everything was tidy,...

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Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel, responded to this review

Dear Tracy, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review here on TripAdvisor. Your feedback is critical for us to better accommodate our guests and I apologize for any of the things that you found unsatisfactory. Your sentiments are noted and will be looked into. We are glad you liked our beds and bathroom sinks and we...

Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We shared 2 adjoining suites that were perfect for the needs of five friends traveling together. The beds were exceptionally comfortable, the staff was courteous and helpful, and we would be happy to return.

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Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel, responded to this review

Dear Mary, Thank you very much for writing us a wonderful review on TripAdvisor! It delights us to hear that you and your friends loved your stay at our hotel and we would love to have you back soon!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel

Address: 900 South Jefferson Ave., Cookeville, TN 38501
Region: United States > Tennessee > Cookeville
Price Range: RM348 - RM539 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
Best Western Thunderbird Hotel Cookeville
Best Western Cookeville
Cookeville Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cookeville
#4 Family Hotel in Cookeville
#5 Business Hotel in Cookeville
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“non smoking”
mommysbored, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are all quiet.”
315joew, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“several restaurants around the motel ice cream parlor across the street pet friendly,,”
toneydolls, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Less than a mile from I 40”
mnawaz12, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“natural light from frosted high window in bathroom was great early morning.”
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