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BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel

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900 South Jefferson Ave., Cookeville, TN 38501
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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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Alviso, California
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Check in was easy. The gentleman at the desk made sure he told me about the free breakfast and coffee. The motel was decent considering the low price. The room was clean and larger than I expected. The housekeeping dept wasn't good at cleaning. It seems they only made our bed and changed the towels. They didn't put the ironing... More 

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North Carolina
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35 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nothing special here. Continental breakfast was nothing special. First day there I had no internet connection issues but second day phone could not connect. Front desk response was "that's weird". One device said "Internet connection, limited service" and could not connect after multiple attempts. Ended up using my wireless device.

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Hickory, United States
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in the perfect location. It's close to everything that Middle Tennessee has to offer. A great Mexican Restaurant right next door. The room was clean,the staff was extremely friendly, and the rates can't be beat. Will definitely be back.

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Stratford NJ
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel from New Jersey to Arkansas twice a month. Have seen this hotel on TripAdvisor several times and decided to stop last night. I have to say it will be a definite stop from this point on. The rooms were large, very clean, and the price is very reasonable. The grounds are kept clean as well, and the office... More 

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jonesboro, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

very relaxing and friendly host. close to exit off interstate. internet service, pool and comfortable beds. very secure feeling for safety of stay and the surroundings. Location very accomdating to food services and gas services.

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Hot Springs, Arkansas
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79 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haven't stayed here for a couple of years. They've remodeled the rooms. I think we have a 40" flat screen Samsung tv. Nice furnishings and new carpet. Rooms are CLEAN. Nice mid-range prices and very convenient to LOTS of restaurants. They have a continental breakfast if you don't want to eat at a restaurant though. Had problems getting onto the... More 

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Jarrell, Texas
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176 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was removed from the entrance to the motel, so we enjoyed a night of quiet. We also appreciated the availability of a suite with a separate sitting room, so our kids had their own space to sleep while we watched TV. It was not particularly clean -- lots of cobwebs and a damp smell to the room. The... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is out 2nd night here and we woke to ants on the night stand and mushrooms in the closet by the shower. It's smelled like mildew when we got here and now we know why. When called the front desk to move rooms he told me to call back after 8 or 9 when they would have a room... More 

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cumming, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived late and were net with a very friendly check in clerk who got us on the way to the room in a very few minutes. Breakfast was very good and the lady taking care of the breakfast area was very friendly and helpful while keeping the area very clean. The room was nice and the bed very comfortable.... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a handicapped room August 5-8th. Just a hint- they are more spacious! The room was spotlessly CLEAN. The bedding smelled freshly laundered. Beds were cozy. Beds each had 4 nice fluffy pillows. Nice cabinet with microwave and refrigerator. Extra large Wide Flat Screen T.V (Nice) Free Wi-Fi (that works) I don't usually eat Mexican food- But, the on property... More 

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