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910 Sunset Strip, Mountain Home, ID
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Thunderbird Motel
Ranked #5 of 5 Hotels in Mountain Home
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Ketchum, Idaho
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Worst bed I ever tried to sleep in (my tent camping bedding is way more comfortable), bugs, only 5 channels on tv and 2 were bad reception and NO HBO, Owner is a nosy in your face cheap charlie, and filthy office, shower was moldy, no dark curtains to block all the security lites, I should have just slept in... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Dont stay here.... bugs, dirty, outdated, 5 channels on the tv. We didnt even stay the whole night. We left and continued on to another motel. we showered n threw away our clothes cuz of the bugs at thunderbird. We lost money checkin into this motel. so fair warning..... STAY AT ANOTHER MOTEL!!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

We stopped here when we got tired of driving. We got there very late, around midnight. The price was very low. The hotel owner was a very nice older man. He made conversation, and walked us into our room and showed us how to work the AC. It was a kind gesture. The hotel is definitely showing signs of age,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

On our trip to Yellow Stone and looked for a quick and cheap place to sleep @ 1am. Compared to some hostels we have been in this is pretty do-able! This place is not for the hotel motel holiday Inn type! But it is super clean. ( my room was at least) Neighborhood is good and quiet, but you do... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

The first impression is the office. It smelled of rancid grease and was filled with junk and overflowing ash trays. The manager was very matter of fact, but not at all friendly. We would have moved on, but we were on a motorcycle with a nasty looking storm moving in. After a little private debate (much to the annoyance of... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

At midnight, after two days of driving, we were tired and another place didn't answer the bell, but this one did. I can't rate the service because I stayed in the car while my husband got the room. It was rather large and had newer carpeting, but furnishings were very outdated and condition of fixtures was pretty bad. The sheets... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012 via mobile

While the manager seemed nice and the price was decent, the room was awful. The shower was tiny and had mold and chipping paint so we didn't even shower. Also the towels were questionable, they looked wrinkled as if they had been used. Beware pet owners if you walk your dog where the manager says to walk it there are... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2011

My husband was finishing my sister's basement in Boise and we were headed home when we had some car trouble. We stopped at this hotel to spend the night and after getting a key and checking our room out, we couldn't stand the place. My sister needed more help and my husband wanted to stay in Boise to finish the... More

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Address: 910 Sunset Strip, Mountain Home, ID
Location: United States > Idaho > Mountain Home
Also Known As:
Thunderbird Motel Mountain Home, Idaho

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