***Perfect location for your shopping getaway!*** In the heart of North Scottsdale, two blocks from Kierland Commons, the Best Western Plus Scottsdale Thunderbird Suites is a newly renovated all suites hotel. A warm and friendly atmosphere and a smiling face from our guest services staff are just the first hints of what is in store for you during your stay with us at the Best Western Plus Scottsdale Thunderbird Suites. For business or leisure, our hotel offers the services and features to help you make the most of your stay. We are pet friendly! Our resort hotel and Silver Wings Restaurant and Lounge, located in the center of north Scottsdale and two blocks from upscale 'main street' Kierland Commons shopping and dining, offers many of the services and amenities that are found at larger Scottsdale resort hotels at a fraction of the cost, yet with an improved service only a smaller hotel can offer. Plus, our hotel is literally only steps next to the new Scottsdale Quarter shopping, dining, and offices. Should nostalgia strike you, our hotel is only minutes from Old Town Scottsdale with its myriad of boutique shops and galleries.
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At the Best Western Plus Scottsdale Thunderbird Suites you are "close to home". We treat you to our own special brand of hometown hospitality. Our location is a perfect setting for your leisure travel in the Valley of the Sun or those ever important business meetings and seminars. No matter what your purpose for coming to Scottsdale, Phoenix or other points in the Valley, our resort hotel makes it happen for you. Enjoy your stay.
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Pets accepted. 20.00 USD per day. Up to two dogs per room with an 80 lb. weight limit per animal, maximum of 100 USD weekly. Other pet types such as cats, birds, or other animals are allowed at the discretion of the property and require prior approval from the property. Hotel may charge additionally if excessive cleaning or repair is required.
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The rooms were clean and the staff were friendly. We weren't bothered and they were very helpful. My partner and I used the breakfast option which helped cut down on our cost for food while we were...
Sooo many good things about this place - location, friendliness of staff, large - clean rooms, good price, plenty of free parking, free breakfast w/ nice room, good clean pool.
Check in was quick...
Vista, California on 14-Jan-2020
So, I don’t golf or fly a plane, but I love the sun and shopping! This is a reasonably priced hotel with a lovely pool and hot tub area. Breakfast was plentiful and okay to get you through the...
Great Staff, great location. This hotel is located minutes from the Mayo Clinic and minutes from shops and malls. If you are getting treatment at the Mayo Clinic, they will lower the cost of the...
The property is right across from Scottsdale airport, not too noisy so a plus. Did not expect a lot as I've never stayed at a Best Western Plus but was pleasantly surprised. The staff were extremely...
Complimentary full breakfast Includes sausage, eggs, bacon, waffles or pancakes, chopped fruit, cereal, toast or English muffins along with bagels, apples and oranges or bananas, muffins, Danish, yogurt, skim milk, 2%, orange juice or apple juice, coffee and tea.
Cocktail lounge, Silver Wings Grill open daily from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Outdoor pool Heated Relax in comfort at our pool area from 6 am-10 pm. The pool is heated in the winter months, and the spa is very relaxing after a long day of work or shopping.
Exercise facility, 24-hour, complimentary
Weight lifting equipment
Elevator, two available for guest use
24-hour front desk
Guest laundry, valet will pick up your laundry at the desk at 8:30 a.m. and will return it by 5:00 p.m. the same day Monday through Friday. Nominal fee.
Laundromat, located on the first floor of the hotel by room 116. Two washers and two dryers and a table to fold your clothes. Nominal fee.
Dry cleaning, same day service available
Express check in
Express check out
Cable/satellite TV, 60 cable channels
Free wireless Internet available in public areas; free in-room wireless Internet access; rree wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Business center, 24-hours, complimentary, staffed
Photocopy, nominal fee
Meeting facilities, perfectly matched for the business traveler with meeting and event planners. Six different size rooms perfect for any meeting small or large up to 125 people.
Banquet facilities, full catering services onsite
Conference facilities, newly renovated boardroom for your executive meeting. Conference rooms are 200 square feet 10 feet by 20 feet with ceiling height's of eight feet, and can hold up to 10 people.
Ballroom, High Flight Rooms One and Two combine to make one large room. Combined size is 1483 square feet with nine foot high ceilings. Room one is 662 square feet holding up to 70 people and room two is 821 square feet and can hold up to 80 people theater style.
Coffee shop, Silver Wings Restaurant open from 6:00 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Sunbathing, on a large pool deck
Parking for the physically challenged
Ice/vending machines, located across from rooms 108 and 118
Local shuttle, complimentary from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Five mile radius
Outdoor parking, well-lit
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Cash machine, onsite
Iron, ironing board, hanging in the closet
High-speed Internet access
Free local calls under 30 minutes
Wake-up calls, call the hotel operator to request
Sofabed available, all rooms except those with two queen beds
Adjoining rooms available
Balcony available, all corner rooms have a small balcony that either faces the parking lot or Butherus Drive
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 3
Bathtub seat available
Rails in bathroom available
Safety bar in shower available
Extra wide doors in bathrooms
Lowered vanity areas
Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)
22.30 mile(s) from Phoenix Zoo, located at 455 North Galvin Parkway in Phoenix. They just celebrated their 50th year. Nestled within the buttes of Papago Park on 125 acres of beautiful and varied landscapes, the Phoenix Zoo is home to more than 1,100 animals from around the world, including more than 200 animals that are endangered or threatened. They have a Safari Train Tour that takes 25 minutes, and a Harmony farm Petting Zoo that is great for all ages. You can take camel rides or take a ride on the endangered species carousel. Get up close and personal with the giraffes or enjoy the zoo from one of our pedal boats. Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Admission is $20.00 per adult and $10.00 per child. Children two and under are free.
220.00 mile(s) from Grand Canyon, enjoy Arizona's wonder of the world, along with Sedona's amazing red rock views and the Navajo Nation. You can book single day tours or multi day tours.
37.95 mile(s) from Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium, you can plunge into super splashy fun on the log flume ride or climb aboard the Safari Train Ride. Slow down and enjoy scenic views high above the park on the wildlife skyride or cruise down on the Australian boat ride. check out fish, mammals, birds, invertebrate, amphibians and reptiles at the aquarium. Adults $29.00, children 3-12 $14.25, children under 3 are free.
12.69 mile(s) from Desert Botanical Garden, nestled amid the red buttes of Papago Park, the Desert Botanical Garden is a unique destination for discovering the wonders of the Sonoran Desert. The garden is home to the world's finest and most diverse collection of succulent plants. Discover saquaros, prickly pears, agaves and desert wildflowers. Enjoy guided and self-guided tours demonstrations, and seasonal exhibits. Admission: adults $18.00; students 12-18 $10.00, children 3-12 $8.00. Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Scottsdale Silver Wings Restaurant Grill & Lounge, on premises, full service, American, open for: breakfast, dinner
0.01 mile(s) from El Santo Cantina, bar/lounge, Mexican, open for: lunch, dinner, very poplular during the day and on weekends. Bar has a pool area that reminds you of a Las Vegas hotel pool. Younger crowd 21-40. Great Mexican food, loud but very friendly. Also features a dance floor and pool tables.
0.25 miles(s) from Dominick's® Steakhouse, full service, Italian, open for: dinner, steak, seafood and Italian upscale restaurant.
0.25 miles(s) from Stingray Sushi, full service, Japanese, open for: lunch, dinner
0.25 mile(s) from The Cheescake Factory®, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner
0.25 mile(s) from Brio Tuscan Grille, full service, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner
19.70 mile(s) from Arizona State University
2.00 mile(s) from Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation® Taliesin West, acclaimed as one of Frank Lloyd Wright's greatest masterpieces. Showcases Wright's brilliant ability to integrate indoor and outdoor spaces. Tours offer an intimate look at Wright's architecture, life and philosophies on building in the fragile desert.
0.10 mile(s) from Scottsdale Quarter, a well-rounded collection of chic shops and boutiques, foodie delights and late-night temptations.
1.00 mile(s) from Kierland Commons, a unique, upscale Main Street lifestyle center that artfully blends retail shopping, dining and entertainment. The one-of-a-kind development incorporates over 70 high-end specialty stores that include a distinctive selection of national retail choices, such as Anthropologie®, Splendid®, Michael Kors, BCBGMAXAZRIA, Crate & Barrel, Sur La Table®, Barnes & Noble, Tommy Bahama® and Z Gallerie. Guests may also choose from a variety of restaurants.
9.10 mile(s) from Scottsdale Fashion Square, if the rich and famous go to a mall this is usually the one where they stop!
24.30 mile(s) from Arizona Mills®, is the largest indoor mall in Arizona with over 185 stores.
23.00 mile(s) from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, take the Cactus Road Exit 40 and proceed west for approximately two miles to Scottsdale Road. Turn right on Scottsdale Road and proceed north for approximately two miles to the intersection of Butherus Drive and Scottsdale Road. Turn right to the hotel.