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Thunderbird Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2004 W. Lucas St., Florence, SC 29501
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Ranked #27 of 38 hotels in Florence
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Maxton, North Carolina, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

Ok...let me start by Ain before I do anything I start Google reviews first. Well this Google review was absolutely incorrect. Upon arrival I requested to see a room before checking in the receptionist gave me a room key and allowed me to look at the room. I loved it on top of all that you have a full breakfast!!... More

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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

we found this place on the internet..Mini bar in room Free HBO and breakfast ...not charge for pets homerun...WRONG...... first room filthy and toilet didnt flush changed rooms filthy but toilet flushed... non smoking room but burn marks on the tub ....rug and wall dirty..... in room bar? nope HBO haven't had it in years....but yet go to their web... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Checked in from NYC. The staff was okay, but the rooms are old, with worn carpet, stained drapes that hardly close, spider webs on the ceiling, the sink and tub seems to be falling apart, loud truck engines overnight, panhandler approached my car (very scary), loud, beer drinking construction workers overnight, and not to mention streetwalkers in the area. STAY... More

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Reston, VA
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

I have never left a review before but felt compelled to do so on this place. The room was so dirty I didn't want to touch anything. The furniture was old and had stains on it. My drapes didn't close completely and this was a ground floor room. The front desk receptionist was very nice. The housekeeping people were very... More

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Pensacola, Florida
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50 reviews 50 reviews
37 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

The room was a little dated but overall was great! Housekeeping was great! Breakfast was great! Desk staff was friendly! I truly enjoyed my stay here! I would stay here again! I stayed for 2 weeks while working in town.

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013 via mobile

Best motel I've ever stayed in. The food was AMAZING. everyone was super extremely nice. The rooms were clean, beds were comfy, and service was five star. The pool is always open, lit heated saltwater and totally clean. I can't say enough about how great this is. Rate is very low also.

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Gainesville, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

We drove through the night and finally got very tired around 5:30 AM. We called a few places to see if they had late check-out, thinking we’d check in around 6 AM and check out around 2 or 3 PM. Most places either didn’t allow it, or charged extra (or were too expensive to begin with for our budget). We... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Our kids started pitching monster fits after being in the car too long. We were driving from DC to Florida and everybody had just had it. Our dog was with us so our options were severely limited. The Thunderbird said "ok," so Thunderbird it was. Overall, I can't complain. Everything was clean, if not shabby. The staff gets five stars.... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013 via mobile

The staff is amazing and that is as far as anything good goes. There was a white substance all over the bed skirt and corner of the bedside table. There was hair from someone shaving around the bathroom sink. The carpet is gross and the bedspread had cigarette burns. They did plant flowers and keep the grounds around the pool... More

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Concord, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Compared to Howard Johnson motel this place is 150% better. Cleaner better service and better breakfast.and no one stole articles out of my suitcase like they did at Howard Johnsons. I will stay again

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Address: 2004 W. Lucas St., Florence, SC 29501
Location: United States > South Carolina > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Thunderbird Inn 2*
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