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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were just passing through so only stayed one night. The hotel was very clean, bed was comfortable, and the room was very spacious! The man at the front desk when we checked in mentioned that he hadn't worked there for very long... he was dealing with a lady in front of us who's reservations had been messed up and... More 

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Sainte Genevieve, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An old-fashioned motel (all outdoor entrances to rooms), outdoor pool at the edge of the parking lot. But the price was good AND they have a good Mexican restaurant on the premises -- right across from the Lobby, in the parking lot! THAT was worth the stay in itself. The motel: good staff, comfortable rooms, no noise problems even though... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed again this year while visiting the 127 Yard Sale. Located just 25 minutes west of the Crossville exit. I needed a handicap room for a family member, ended up needing one additional night and they quickly changed their schedule and accommodated us. Bed and room was clean, quiet / nice. We will continue to reserve our room with them... More 

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Princeton, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stay in this hotel when in the area working on my property. The staff is always helpful. The rooms and beds are very good. Did have my air conditioner go out, but luckily there was another room three doors down to move me. Mexican restaurant on the premises is good. Many other restaurants in the neighborhood.

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Thank David W
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed in around 40 different hotels across the USA and I can tell you that decor really matters a lot and it does not need lot of investment from owners. This is good motel but very helpful staff and enough parking. Just if they can work on decor then this will be an amazing hotel.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like to stay at Best Western and this was the last choice before Nashville. I'd figured with an extended name of "Thunderbird Motel" that it had been around a while. Close to the freeway and associated with a local Mexican restaurant. The room rate was $85.49 and with all taxes was $99.41(King, non-smoking). The room was a bit dated... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed before and found excellent on both occasions and would use again in future. I used the outdoor pool on this trip and found clean. The rooms were cleaned daily, also the beds were changed daily.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A last minute trip had us having to reserve a suite. It was very accommodating since we had to pack our food for the entire stay we were there. It was also more homier after a long day of travel to just hang out in the living room.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The "El Tapito" is on this property location. I love Mexican food and this is one of the best ! Food was excellent and the prices are very reasonable. The next time I am in the area I will probably do the same thing all over.

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Graham, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in Cookeville overnight and stayed here. Friendly staff. Clean comfortable room. Quiet motel for being on a busy business road. Decent sleeping bed. Average continental breakfast. Area was kept clean and stocked. Only problem is lack of parking. Restaurant next door seems to take alot of hotel parking. Will stay again when in the area.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel

Address: 900 S Jefferson Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-0953
Location: United States > Tennessee > Cookeville
Price Range: $77 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
Best Western Thunderbird Hotel Cookeville
Best Western Cookeville
Cookeville Best Western
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Cookeville
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cookeville
#4 Family Hotel in Cookeville
#5 Business Hotel in Cookeville
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