Because the health and welfare of our guests is the number one priority, hotels are currently providing modified breakfast offerings,
such as “grab and go bags” or “individually wrapped” breakfast items. (Offerings may vary by hotel)
Conveniently located off Interstate 40, Highway 70 and Highway 111, and situated between Knoxville, Nashville and Chattanooga, the Best Western Thunderbird Motel offers an easy access to the surrounding area and comfortable accommodations while on the road.
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When staying at the Best Western Thunderbird Motel, there's plenty to do and something for everyone. Visit students attending Tennessee Tech University, check out Cane Creek Park Sports Complex, stroll through the historic downtown, enjoy the great outdoors at any one of the four surrounding state parks, swing away on local golf courses and discover breathtaking waterfalls in the Cumberland Plateau area.
Inside each spacious accommodation at the pet-friendly Best Western Thunderbird Motel, guests will find all the comforts of home, in addition to all the premium amenities that Best Western hotels are known for, including an iron, ironing board, microwave, refrigerator, hairdryer, coffee/tea maker and more. Two-room suites and hot tub suites, which include a microwave, refrigerator and sofabed, are also available upon request. Other amenities at the Best Western Thunderbird also include an outdoor pool, and guest laundry facilities.
Traveling to Cookeville on business? We offer wired or wireless Internet access, fax and photocopy services, and free local calls for added convenience.
Whether traveling here on business, heading through town on a road trip or staying for vacation, the Best Western Thunderbird Motel offers spacious, comfortable accommodations and all the amenities needed while on the road. Book a stay online and save today!
We are a pet friendly hotel and allow them in our designated smoking and non-smoking queen rooms only. However, due to other people having allergies we do not allow them in any of our king rooms or our suites.
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Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $20 per day with a $100 per week maximum.
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Dont let the on line room shots fool you...this place is nice, looks recently decorated, the staff is friendly and helpful, and its convenient to the interstate and plenty of food options nearby...
We don’t typically stay at motels but this one won us over. Overall it was a good stay. The staff was friendly, the room was very large and clean. We didn’t love that the door opens to the outside...
King George, Virginia on 17-Feb-2020
The staff was above wonderful! They were ready and had everything down to an effeciency that I wish other hotels had. This hotel is old and needs updated but is well worth staying at, unlike the...
Boggstown, Indiana on 03-Feb-2020
Late night bookin . Front desk staff was really helpfu . The room was a little dim and could use some updating. And the bathroom door wouldn't close all the way. Other than that a good price for a...
Brooklyn, New York on 29-Jan-2020
We always stay at the Thunderbird when we visit family. The prices are good, the rooms are clean and have been updated, the breakfast choices are great, and the people are helpful and friendly. We...