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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

I liked it. The staff was very nice and it is in walking distance from the Metrolink station. The weather was nice. Two very good restaurants near the Metrolink station. The only thing is that it has no elevator. But if you want your exercise, ask for the second floor.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

It looks more as a motel, the swimming pool doesn't work, will never work and the price is still the same, 100 dlls per night is extremely expensive for a place like that. The receptionist was nice but talking on the phone all the time. Also I had problems with the door room that was kind of broke. I would... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

It was dirty. Tube was not clean. Had to ask them change the shower curtain. There was a pool but they would not allow us to get in cause it was being work on so they say. The smoke alrarm was beeping for the first night until I had them change the battery. There were guys hanging out side the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Cockroaches in bathroom, the owners live right upstairs and are extremely loud. Shower doesn't work only tub... No amenities whatsoever not shampoo soap or anything.. There was a towel with brown spots on it.. We had no other choices but to stay here I would never stay again.. Not a safe hotel it kind of has a prostitute look when... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

The people can only bring a place so far. A hotel room has to have a few basic things: cleanliness, enough towels, a toilet that works, a shower that works, hangers, shampoo, and no smells. Everything else is a bonus (like outside noises, etc). Let's start with the people: All fabulous, from the check-in and the check-out to the cleaning... More 

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San Bernardino, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

I absolutely love this hotel. Not only are the rooms awesome the staff who works there in the front office are seriously the nicest people I have ever came across in all the years that I've stayed at hotels. They have very clean rooms, Fridge, Microwave, its all around a great place to stay for sure if ur visiting Riverside.... More 

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Wofford Heights, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

The shower did not work. No plug in the tub. Coffee pot with no basket. Who goes in a room and checks to see if the shower works? Well, I will from now on. I am in town for a mandatory conference for a Charitable Organization and the housing committee did a terrible job of putting people in rooms. That... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here based on Trip Advisor ratings and the choice was just fine. The staff were pleasant and helpful and the courtyard parking was very nice. The room was big, clean and the bed comfortable. The A/C was a bit noisy, but overall a better than average stay.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came to have some quality alone time. We were charged $75 on a Sunday. We were told they only have smoking rooms which later found it to be a lie after observing. When we got to the room and opened the door, it was the most foul smelling stench of something that was burnt. DRUGS I'm... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I stayed at this property twice in one week. The property is well kept and staff is nice and courteous. Parking is enclosed and I consider it be safe. Brand New Cars parked in the parking lot. There are about 100+ Restaurants in about few square mile area. If you need good hotel around 3 star but at value price... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Old Riverside Foundation just awarded us with the Historical Preservation Award. Come see our transformation of one of the few Historical locations in Riverside. Located in the heart of Riverside with restaurants, shopping and entertainment. Come see one of the best value for your money in Riverside. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thunderbird Lodge

Address: 2711 University Ave, Riverside, CA 92507-4237
Location: United States > California > Riverside
Price Range: $78 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Thunderbird Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Thunderbird Hotel Riverside
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