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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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Edwardsville, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Traveling with pets can be challenging, so review is for those who do. Only two rooms for pets on ground floor and both are double queens. OK grassy area for your fur babies, but this place is busy, so chances are you will meet other guests on your way to and from. They will charge you extra for the pet,... More 

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Springfield, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was spacious and clean, no odor. The double sink vanity had to be at least six feet long! Superb!! Check in was easy and quick. This motel is close to everything, i.e. churches, shopping, restaurants, and Cookeville Regional Hospital (where my husband had his continuing education hours). Motel is easily accessed from the I-40. Another feature we liked... More 

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

Close to a lot of the local attractions. Convenient access from I-40. Beautiful area. Hotel staff were more than great, not to say extremely friendly. Very clean. Excellent Hotel. Definitely will stay again.

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Purcell, OK
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72 reviews 72 reviews
19 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice sized clean rooms. Traveled east in TN and ended up here after seeing reviews on TA. Check in was quick, room was good sized, clean and odor free. We didn't have any noise problems and got a good night's sleep. Did not partake in their breakfast.

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Dover, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second time at this hotel and just like the first, clean, super friendly and helpful staff. We have never stayed at a best western in any state that disappointed. Licia at the front desk was beyond helpful, friendly and a good sense of humor. I recommend this hotel to anyone wanting a stay worth more than the cost.

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Kingsport, TN, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Best Western is quick off and on the Interstate. It is in a very congested area with a lot of noise. However the construction did a good job masking the noise from outside and we were in the rear farther away from main streets. The HVAC fan had a high pitch sound like a hair dryer and the LED... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place for an excellent price. Rooms are nothing fancy, its just plain and simple. Rooms are very clean and hotel is located in the middle restaurants and entertainment and shopping. We will definitely stay here again.

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

We thank you for leaving us a review here on TripAdvisor. I am glad to hear you had a good stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again next time! More 

Crossville, Tennessee
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

during the ice storm me and my family searched and searched for near by hotels are motels cause our lights were off for over a week and we live in crossville tn the only one open is the BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel in cookeville tn we stayed in a king suit for $103 a night . i have to say... More 

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

Thank for writing us a review here on TripAdvisor. I am glad we were able to be a nice place to stay during what was for a lot of people a bad time. We do have a continental breakfast, so I am not sure if you mean you wished there was more or a breakfast at all. Either way we... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Motel had Wonderful Comfy beds and pillows. Right next door to GREAT Mexican Restaurant. Nice place to stay! Staff was excellent. Good Breakfast with lots of choices. Rooms were clean and nice - good stay over towel service.

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

Thank you so much for leaving us a wonderful review here on TripAdvisor. I'm happy to hear you had a great stay and we look forward to seeing you next time! More 

Plainfield, IL, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Due to loss of power from an ice storm, we needed to seek emergency accommodations for us and our chihuahua. The wonderful staff at the Best Western were friendly and very helpful. The accommodations were very nice!

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

Dear David, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review here on TripAdvisor. I am glad we were able to be a place for refuge for yourself and many others in our area affected by the ice storms we had. More 

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