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    Thunderbird Lodge

    2711 University Ave, Riverside, CA 92507-4237
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    • Excellent28%
    • Very good35%
    • Average12%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible19%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Tennis Court
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 62 reviews

    Reviewed 24 July 2017

    We stayed 2 nights. The room was hot and smelled like urine. I sprayed perfume didn't help. We had to move the microwave/ refrigerator stand to plug in the hair dryer. The bedspread was wrinkled as were the sheets and pillow cases. The carpet was...More

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    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    There is nothing worse than a dirty bathroom. The toilet had urine and other unmentionables, the shower/bathtub had dead bugs and long hair in it. We tried to stick it out, but then the they turned off the air on a 109 degree day. We...More

    Thank 67Moonlight
    Reviewed 12 March 2017

    Check in was nice, but the key didn't work the first time. 1/3 of the hotel was under renovation and kept neat. Our room was stuffy, but clean. Later there was a homeless woman blocking the staircase and asking me for a blanket. Air Conditioner...More

    Thank iamokaye
    Reviewed 22 January 2017

    We were going to run the Spirit of the Tribes 5k at UCR the next morning. We were able to get a room, pretty last minute about 2 weeks before. There were 4 adults and we got the suite that has a pull put sofa....More

    Thank SereneEcho
    Reviewed 29 December 2016

    I recently stayed at the Thunderbird because it was near the Mission Inn. I wanted to experience the Mission Inn at Christmas like i do every year. I took a LYFT ride there and avoided the $22 valet. When I was done at the Mission,...More

    Thank Indi237
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
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    • Price range
    • US$77 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 44
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    • Riverside
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