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BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel

900 South Jefferson Ave., Cookeville, TN 38501
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Ranked #4 of 17 Hotels in Cookeville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Tracey S Oxnard
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Oxnard
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stopped in while on our road trip through Tennessee. The staff were friendly and the room was clean and comfortable. Nicely located off the freeway. Starbucks within a mile and several gas stations close. It is an older fashion style motel but well kept.

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Cookeville, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After staying at a variety of hotels in the area, we finally decided that we simply can't do better when it comes to overall value and satisfaction than the Best Western/Thunderbird in Cookeville. We find the cleanliness and comfort of the beds (and even pillows) to be far above average. The adjoining restaurant is always a great experience.

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Anderson County
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have always enjoyed our stay at this motel. The staff are very helpful. They have a tasty breakfast. The motel is conveniently located to TTU, restaurants and other activities. We plan to stay there on our next visit to Cookeville, TN

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Washington, Indiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean and neat inside and out. Front desk clerk was friendly and caring. As others have said the motel has been recently refurbished except for the bathrooms. Actually I found the bath was at least partially done and I didn't mind the old tile and tub because the tile was spic and span and the tub was large. My only... More

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

Dear Jerry, Thank you for writing us a review. We are always updating our place so who knows what will be updating next. While the regular rooms do not have an exhaust fan, our suites do. We hope you stop by and stay with us again soon! More

Cincinnati, Ohio
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would really like to commend Angie Stults. She was on the desk during our check in. I was in town to judge the Tony Stone Cook Off. My wife is not a fan of BBQ and did not want to wait outside the Judging area for four hours while I Judged. I asked Angie if it was possible to... More

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

Dear Stanford, Thank you for leaving us a review. We always enjoy having the BBQ guys and gals that come in for the Cookeville Fall Fun Fest. Everyone is great and we couldn't ask for a better group of people. We look forward to seeing you out next year! If only we could get the BBQ cook-off to happen in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We checked in late and just stayed overnight. The room was very clean and the bed comfortable. Very good value for the price. I would stay here again. Right off the interstate and easy to get to. Breakfast was well stocked.

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

Thank you for writing us a review on TripAdvisor. I'm glad to hear you had a great stay with us and that you were able to enjoy our breakfast. We try and keep a variety of items out for breakfast so everyone can find something they enjoy before heading out for the day. We look forward to you stopping by... More

Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed there over the weekend while we were in cookeville. The room has been updated with comfortable beds, flat screen tv's, more modern furniture. However the bathroom still has the old style yellow tile on the walls. Over all it's a clean updated room with a outdated bathroom. We were very pleased with the room for... More

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

Thank you for writing us a review here on TripAdvisor. I am glad you had a good stay and enjoyed our LCD LED TVs. While we would like to update the tile in the bathrooms, we have a few more updates to do before that such as new carpeting, new mirrors by the sinks and updating our artwork in the... More

Arlington, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room was quite large for the price paid. The room had a very large bathroom area, including two sinks located outside of the shower area. Outstanding room for a very low price. Breakfast standard, but good and well-served.

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

Thank you for leaving us a review here on TripAdvisor. I'm glad you had a great stay with us. I hope you come and stay with us again next time you are travelling through! More

Townsend, Tennessee
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

It's been quite awhile since I could get away due to personal issues, so it was a great dissapointment to find this place not up to par. The young lady at the desk was on the phone & did not acknowledge us at all until she was through. Then she changed which room we were supposed to get. The room... More

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

I am sorry to hear you had a bad stay with us. Unfortunately, since I don't know your name or when you stayed, I don't know enough about the situation to comment. So feel free to call me to discuss your stay with us. Thank you, Paul Monday - Friday 7am - 3pm 931-526-7115 More

Kansas City MO, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

In a city known as a "1 night stand" for travelers with many motels and hotels, the Best Western Thunderbird is a place that needs to be known and considered. An obvious older property, it has none the less been kept in pristine condition and is absolutely immaculate with its perfect and accessible location. The rooms are gigantic, as are... More

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

Dear Scott, Thanks for leaving a review here on TripAdvisor. I am glad you had a great stay with us. We really do try and keep our place up to date and more importantly, clean, for our guests to enjoy. We hope you get a chance to stop by and see us again! More

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Address: 900 South Jefferson Ave., Cookeville, TN 38501
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Location: United States > Tennessee > Cookeville
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