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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 466 traveller reviews
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16/03/2017 mary k, cincinnati

Rooms where clean bed was comfortable service was good staff was very friendly price was decent breakfast was ok but could of have more options for a hot breakfast location was very good close to eve... more


Very good choice

07/03/2017 davidwL1171QE, Royal, Arkansas

Clean, friendly and reasonable, pet friendly stopover. Have used it a number of times and have always been pleased. Staff is accommodating and go out of the way to help in every way they can. On preme... more


Just passing thru!

26/02/2017 jameswJ4594XZ, Murrells Inlet, South Carolina

Needed a place for the night. This looked good. It turned out really nice! The assistance was friendly, the room was spacious and nice. We enjoyed our stay. The hot breakfast was just microwave b... more

Owner Response
Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel, responded to this review
Dear James, Thank you for writing us such a great review here on TripAdvisor! It's great to read that you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope you come visit us again soon!

Nice place to stay

25/02/2017 barbarahO3875AD, Johnson City, Tennessee

The staff was friendly and helpful. The room was clean. The shower was wonderful, but make sure you pull the shower curtain all the way over or it leaks onto the floor. The beds were mostly comfortabl... more

Owner Response
Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel, responded to this review
Dear Barbarah, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review here on TripAdvisor. We're glad you liked our staff as we strive to make your stay a wonderful one! Please do stop by the next time you're in the area!



we like best western ,because it has a lot eating places.And Walmart is next to it.you merico place to eat at next door.And the food is awesome.Also it is between tn and miss.Also right off 1-40,you c... more

Owner Response
Thunderbird01, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Thunderbird Motel, responded to this review
Dear James, We thank you for taking the time to write up a nice review for us here on TripAdvisor! We are glad you enjoy our hotel and we look forward to your next stay with us!