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    Best Western Thunderbird Motel

    900 S Jefferson Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-0953
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
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    • Average10%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed 28 December 2016

    Stayed over TTU December graduation weekend. Very convenient. Clean. Bathroom has no heat so we used hotel shower to warm up room. Mexican joint across courtyard was handy and saved a trip out to eat. Breakfast is nothing to write home about but at least...More

    Thank Jimmy B
    Response from Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Thunderbird MotelResponded 31 December 2016

    Dear Jimmy, We thank you for writing us a review here on TripAdvisor! We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again soon!

    Reviewed 6 December 2016

    Why would I think that a very poor quality motel would improve over a 6 week period....the beds are horrible, everything is worn out and the place is very run down....on the plus side it is on the outskirts of Nashville and pet friendly [although...More

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    Response from Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Thunderbird MotelResponded 17 December 2016

    Dear Steve, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review here on TripAdvisor. It saddens me to read that you were not happy with your stays with us. We strive to keep our rooms in excellent condition and we are met with...More

    Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

    My husband and I recently took a long weekend for our anniversary and stopped in at the Best Western in Cookeville. We were pleasantly surprised with what we found. The place was very clean and well kept. Clean crisp sheets and a clean room all...More

    Thank Sarah R
    Response from Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Thunderbird MotelResponded 17 December 2016

    Dear Tim, We thank you for taking the time to write up a nice review for us here on TripAdvisor! We are happy that your stay at our hotel was a positive experience for you two during your anniversary! We hope to see you again...More

    Reviewed 22 November 2016

    I live in Arlington, TX and drive to Maryland to see my 92-year-young mom on a 6-7 week basis. The Best Western Thunderbird hotel is a little over halfway and convenient for a stop. The staff is wonderful and the bed awesome! I usually ask...More

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    Response from Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Thunderbird MotelResponded 26 November 2016

    Thank you for writing us such a great review here on TripAdvisor! We're so glad to hear you've had such good experiences with us! Thanks for being a continued customer at our hotel and we look forward to your next stay!

    Reviewed 19 November 2016

    Motel is well kept, very good Mexican restaurant next door and shopping options were close and plentiful. For summer stays, it offered a great pool. Staff was very helpful regarding directions and tips on eating.More

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    Response from Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Thunderbird MotelResponded 21 November 2016

    Dear John, Thank you very much for writing us a wonderful review on TripAdvisor! We are fortunate to have a great staff to maintain our property and for being located where we are. We love hearing that your stay was a pleasurable one and we...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • US$ 86 - US$ 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Cookeville
    • #4 Family Hotel in Cookeville
    • #5 Business Hotel in Cookeville
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
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    scshouse
    5 December 2016|
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    Response from Thunderbird01 | Property representative |
    Yes, All rooms have exterior doors that open from the outside.
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    18 October 2016|
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    Response from MessNmagic | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Sue, you would need to contact the hotel directly for rates. Happy travels, Bill
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    "non smoking"
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