We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Thunderbird Motor Inn

Save
Share
Traveller (8)
Room & Suite (17)
Dining (2)
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Overview
5849 York Rd, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 3S3 Canada See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
2.5 Star accommodation
Rooms
7 Oct8 Oct
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 87.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Duncan hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "af6cf74dbec14c439cc9f66f631f5535", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":3241182,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[110777490],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":7,"month":10,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":8,"month":10,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":87,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"af6cf74dbec14c439cc9f66f631f5535","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":87,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":87,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Thunderbird Motor Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImFmNmNmNzRkYmVjMTRjNDM5Y2M5ZjY2ZjYzMWY1NTM1IiwiQUlLIjoiNTgzOWRiYjRkNjA2NGYyZGFiMjA3YWU1ZWJkZmMzOWUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "07/10/2018", "checkOut": "08/10/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$ 87", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"110777490":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (233)
Filter reviews
227 results
Traveller rating
139
66
14
4
4
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
139
66
14
4
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsyork streeton siteowners and staffexcellent valuegreat place to staystay there againroom was cleanfridge and microwavequeen bedin townparking lotlocation is greatair conditionercoffee makerquiet at nightstayed one nighttwo nights
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 227 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an unexpected stay in Duncan and saw good reviews on the Thunderbird Motor Inn so decided to give it a try. The owners are very friendly and helpful and have a really good sense of hospitality. It is a classic motel with the...More

Thank Cucina58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My second stay at Thunderbird! The attention to what makes a stay comfortable is what these people know and deliver. Clean, so clean and everything works well, from the very comfortable bed, great pillows and a great shower and a big TV, all that I...More

Thank Sailorboy102
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Classic motor inn. Very simple accommodation and yet completely charming. Bed was extremely comfortable and there was coffee in the room which always makes me happy. Room was clean as a whistle, would recommend.

1  Thank kelsnation
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent hotel, more than hotel I felt at home. About the owners, Maureen and Martin are GREAT and the staff are wonderlful 👏 They go out of their way to make your stay comfortable.They are very nice and helpful. They do everything possible to make...More

1  Thank Diana G
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We first stayed at the Thunderbird Motor Inn in May 2016 for six nights; we were moving to BC and awaiting arrival of our furniture. This is our second stay, for seven nights, while work is being done on our bungalow. We have nothing but...More

1  Thank Michael C
View more reviews
About
Description
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 ...More 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. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
32
Price range
US$ 78 - US$ 97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thunderbird Motor Inn Duncan, Vancouver Island
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Duncan
Photos
Traveller (8)
Room & Suite (17)
Dining (2)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 206 hotels in Vancouver Island
Falcon Nest Motel
38 reviews
.18 km away
Ramada by Wyndham Duncan Cowichan Valley
108 reviews
.98 km away
Super 8 by Wyndham Duncan
205 reviews
1.93 km away
Best Western Cowichan Valley Inn
263 reviews
2.82 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3,064 restaurants in Vancouver Island
York St. Diner
139 reviews
.04 km away
Baan-Do's
40 reviews
.39 km away
Rick's James St Cafe
19 reviews
.16 km away
Saigon Sub
19 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,694 attractions in Vancouver Island
Duncan Farmer's Market
96 reviews
.86 km away
Cowichan Valley trail
38 reviews
.88 km away
Duncan Totem Poles
237 reviews
.92 km away
Judy Hill Gallery
16 reviews
.89 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
468dianel
14 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Wafflesaredelicious7 | Reviewed this property |
yes there is :)
0
Votes
fatleslie
5 September 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Patty C | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about soy but they do offer gluten free options.
1
Vote
Room Tips
"ground (not second) floor for mobility issues"
Read review
"Our room faced west and as it was very hot, the air conditioner was essential. South facing rooms might be..."
Read review
"We had a lower level which was nice"
Read review
"Smoking on the balconies is common-place. No smoking on premise would help. All rooms face busy parking lot. ."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing