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Thunderbird Motor Inn

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Vancouver, BC, Canada
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60 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our group of cyclists (30 people) spent 4 nights at the Thunderbird last week. I had stayed there before (based on previous Tripadvisor reviews) and was pleased with my stay then and I knew what to expect. Our group was happy with their stay for the reasons mentioned by other reviewers (friendly/helpful staff, clean and spacious rooms, location close to... More 

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Dordrecht, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

VERY! high service level and extremely helpful and accommodating staff! They were sure to point out all the local attractions and, without even asking, carried up our luggage and brought us ice for our drinks! I highly t

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Thank erikstam2016
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely love this Motel. The owners and staff are wonderful. Very service oriented and friendly. There is free phone service anywhere in Canada & the US. The motel is a bit dated, but the rooms are clean and well cared for. There was a small fridge and stove top with sink in our unit, so you could make a light... More 

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Kamloops, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is s very unassuming motel. It is a good price my room was older but clean minus a few carpet stains there was a group of people staying there outside talking and having a few laughs and we didn't hear a thing from that or the hwy as the walls are all concrete. It was very quiet. And I'm... More 

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Thank TBone1980-2016
Calgary, Canada
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very pleasantly surprised with the Thunderbird Motor Inn. Great value for such reasonably priced accommodation! We were graciously welcomed by the staff, and our room was exceptionally clean (including the carpets) and quiet. The property is easy to locate, is close to the main road and major amenities. The owners, Martin and Maureen, are very hands-on, and this... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent one night in Duncan at the Thunderbird Motor Inn. We stayed on the first floor. The room had laminate flooring and was very clean. We forgot our drinks in the fridge the next day and they called right away. We were only a few miles down the road so turned back to retrieve our items. The staff is... More 

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Mackenzie, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great room at a reasonable price. A discount for phoning direct. Friendly owner. The onsite restaurant was very good. The manager came immediately when the air conditioner wasn't turning on. Outside entrances for easy access.

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Thank Beth515
Calgary
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Thunderbird Motor Inn. The stay was very enjoyable. The room's were kept very clean. The owners and staff are very pleasant and helpful. They go out of their way to make your stay comfortable. The Inn is close to shopping and downtown and near the Trans Canada highway. It is quiet at night and you can't here... More 

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Delta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We found this place through Trip advisor and agree with every positive comment. The couple is kind, helpful and willing to help in any way they can. The York St diner on the same property was very tasty. I have to say I ate the best burger I have ever eaten. Definitely recommend this spot.

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Port Ludlow, Washington
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28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

After spending on Salt Spring at our "cabin", for business concerns we went to Duncan. The hotel was well kept and very nice. The staff also knew where everything was in town. It is definitely 1970's vintage, which does mean that the rooms were large, and they were. There is a restaurant on-site, which we did not try. + It... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Thunderbird Motor Inn is centrally located in the Cowichan Valley; an easy walk to downtown Duncan, the Cowichan Sports Plex, and across the street from the Cowichan Theatre / Rec Centre / Aquatic Centre.We are 40mins north of Victoria (BC's Capital) and 35 minutes south of Nanaimo (The Harbour City) which makes us the perfect stopping point after travelling from the Washington State Ferries, BC Ferries, or the airports.We are close to the Chemainus Theatre, Cowichan Valley Exhibition Grounds, Sports Fields, many Local Wineries, Golf Courses, Shopping, BC Forest Discovery Centre, Vancouver Island University, Maple Bay Marina, Cowichan District Hospital.Located in the City of Totems, in the heart of Duncan B.C. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thunderbird Motor Inn

Address: 5849 York Rd, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 3S3, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Duncan
Price Range: $74 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 32
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