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Best Western Thunderbird Motel

AAA - 2 Diamond

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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.

When staying at the Best Western Thunderbird Motel, theres 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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900 S Jefferson Avenue
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
15:00:00 | 11:00:00


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900 S Jefferson Avenue
United States

What's nearby?


  • 78.80 mile(s) from Nashville

  • 95.10 mile(s) from Chattanooga

  • 102 mile(s) from Knoxville

  • 127 mile(s) from Sevierville

  • 133 mile(s) from Pigeon Forge

  • 139 mile(s) from Gatlinburg

  • 169 mile(s) from Lexington, Kentucky

  • 208 mile(s) from Atlanta, Georgia

  • 215 mile(s) from Asheville, North Carolina

  • 290 mile(s) from Memphis

  • 254 mile(s) from Cincinnati, Ohio

  • 554 mile(s) from Jacksonville, Florida

  • 0.50 mile(s) from Adams USA

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Fleetguard

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Dacco Inc

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Tennessee Tech

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Cooksville Regional Hospital

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Nashville Tech

  • 2.60 mile(s) from Tennessee Tech University

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 498 traveller reviews
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22/06/2017 Ruth O, Lecanto, Florida

We usually choose Best Western because of the value received, clean rooms & quality of service. Were very disappointed, while realizing that the hotel was older did not live up to the standards that ... more


Fine for a night

18/06/2017 brahmtrading, Chicago

Stayed one night on a road trip. Had a second floor room. There was only one elevator and it was way at one end of a very long building. Room was pretty spacious. Two sinks were nice. Room was clean. ... more



16/06/2017 Cynthia B,

An adequate Best Western with antiquated bedroom linen - old style blankets. They accept dogs which is great but there is limited place to walk them. The Mexican Restaurant on the premises, however, ... more


hotel stay

14/06/2017 R3872XVmarthac, Carleton, United States

The best value and great stay. My family and I enjoyed the pool and breakfast. This hotel has the best location. Staff were great. My family has been staying at the Best Western Thunderbird in Cookvi... more

Owner Response
Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Thunderbird Motel, responded to this review
Thank you for writing us such a great review here on TripAdvisor! We really appreciate all the praise! Wow -- 30 years, that's quite a while! We can't thank you and your family enough for that, and why don't we see if we can keep doing it for another 30 plus years!

great place to stay

14/06/2017 johnnycH8293RX, cookville, United States

economical, friendly/helpful staff, clean rooms. stayed here twice in the last four months. comfortable beds. easy access to interstate. nearby dining. i'm writing this sentance to complete the twoo h... more

Owner Response
Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Thunderbird Motel, responded to this review
Dear Johnny, We thank you for taking the time to write up a nice review for us here on TripAdvisor! We are delighted to read that you enjoy our motel so much! See you next time!