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Thunderbird Motor Inn

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The Thunderbird Motor Inn is centrally located in the Cowichan Valley; an easy walk to downtown Duncan, the Cowichan Sports Plex, and across the street from the Cowichan Theatre / Rec Centre / Aquatic Centre.We are 40mins north of Victoria (BC's Capital) and 35 minutes south of Nanaimo (The Harbour City) which makes us the perfect stopping point after travelling from the Washington State Ferries, BC Ferries, or the airports.We are close to the Chemainus Theatre, Cowichan Valley Exhibition Grounds, Sports Fields, many Local Wineries, Golf Courses, Shopping, BC Forest Discovery Centre, Vancouver Island University, Maple Bay Marina, Cowichan District Hospital.Located in the City of Totems, in the heart of Duncan B.C.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Restaurant
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
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Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Air Conditioning
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Centrally Located
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All reviews york street on site place to stay excellent value room was clean helpful owners fridge and microwave queen bed in town parking lot location is great air conditioner coffee maker would definitely stay here again quiet at night the trans canada highway two nights
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had 10 day business trip to Maple Bay, VI and found the Thunderbird Motor Inn on the web. Very clean and comfortable room right on the Trans Canada Highway. The reception team were very friendly and helpful, and seemed to be genuinely interested in...More

Thank Frankwtr
Reviewed October 13, 2018

My husband and I, at the last minute, decided to spend a wet and rainy night in Duncan rather than camp. We were welcomed at the reception by a husband and wife team who were warm, friendly, helpful and very courteous. When we arrived, they...More

Thank Gail H
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Cholo and Rita are the perfect hosts; the motel is squeaky clean with all the facilities one could need, including the well known York Street diner within 30 seconds walking distance. A great place to eat, also in the evening , just be aware the...More

Thank kastrup2016
Reviewed September 18, 2018

We had an unexpected stay in Duncan and saw good reviews on the Thunderbird Motor Inn so decided to give it a try. The owners are very friendly and helpful and have a really good sense of hospitality. It is a classic motel with the...More

Thank Cucina58
Reviewed August 28, 2018

My second stay at Thunderbird! The attention to what makes a stay comfortable is what these people know and deliver. Clean, so clean and everything works well, from the very comfortable bed, great pillows and a great shower and a big TV, all that I...More

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Response from Wafflesaredelicious7 | Reviewed this property |
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I'm not sure about soy but they do offer gluten free options.
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Room Tips
"ground (not second) floor for mobility issues"
michaelcS6090NV
Aug. 14, 2018
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"Our room faced west and as it was very hot, the air conditioner was essential. South facing rooms might be..."
SusanL131
Jul. 29, 2018
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"We had a lower level which was nice"
CanadaPowell
Jul. 3, 2018
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"Smoking on the balconies is common-place. No smoking on premise would help. All rooms face busy parking..."
Emmett10692
Apr. 27, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$77 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
CanadaBritish ColumbiaVancouver IslandDuncan
NUMBER OF ROOMS
32
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