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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Oh, man...where to begin. First off, believe the other reviews because they're not exaggerating one bit. There are a couple of cool things about this place: it's a beautiful mid-1950's survivor that appears to be all original down to the room furniture and wall sconces, and it's far cheaper than anything else we found in the area when we rolled...

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Reviewed 15 April 2015 via mobile

Hot shower, comfortable bed. Courteous management, and handsome. Clean. Step back into time, this place reminds me of my Grandma's house. Better than any chain in area for price. Refrigerator and TV. 4 of us stayed for $45. Recomend for anyone who needs a place to sleep for the night.

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2Thank PapaJLR
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Room was clean management extremely friendly $38.00 for two per night. Close to town and interstate unfortunately the pool was out of season highly recommended to elderly travelers and couples on a budget .

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1Thank Devildog11683
Reviewed 2 February 2015

My husband and I stayed here on our way home to WA. The rate was very low, which was good because we were on a tight budget. The room was older but the furnishings were clean and the bed comfortable. The wifi was fast and easy to connect to. The manger was polite and explained how to turn the heater...

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Ketchum, Idaho
Reviewed 31 July 2014

Worst bed I ever tried to sleep in (my tent camping bedding is way more comfortable), bugs, only 5 channels on tv and 2 were bad reception and NO HBO, Owner is a nosy in your face cheap charlie, and filthy office, shower was moldy, no dark curtains to block all the security lites, I should have just slept in...

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2Thank 833,402,014
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Dont stay here.... bugs, dirty, outdated, 5 channels on the tv. We didnt even stay the whole night. We left and continued on to another motel. we showered n threw away our clothes cuz of the bugs at thunderbird. We lost money checkin into this motel. so fair warning..... STAY AT ANOTHER MOTEL!!!

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1Thank lilnative
Chincoteague Island, Virginia
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Train track really close but not too disturbed by it. I think the train went by one way and later the train backed up and blew for the crossing again but can't prove it. The TV went out,, DTV, early in the evening when we simply swiveled the TV. Turns out the cable had no end on it and was...

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1Thank Bill W
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 12 October 2013

After a long days drive with my son on our wonderful road trip to Utah we decided to stay in a motel instead of camp. We are not the finicky type!! The owner first seemed offended that I wanted to use a credit card and I got a funny feeling so I paid with cash. He kept asking if we...

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8Thank happytrails82
Charleston, West Virginia
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We stopped here when we got tired of driving. We got there very late, around midnight. The price was very low. The hotel owner was a very nice older man. He made conversation, and walked us into our room and showed us how to work the AC. It was a kind gesture. The hotel is definitely showing signs of age,...

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2Thank Kelly T
Reviewed 24 June 2013 via mobile

On our trip to Yellow Stone and looked for a quick and cheap place to sleep @ 1am. Compared to some hostels we have been in this is pretty do-able! This place is not for the hotel motel holiday Inn type! But it is super clean. ( my room was at least) Neighborhood is good and quiet, but you do...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Thunderbird Motel

Address: 910 Sunset Strip, Mountain Home, ID
Region: United States > Idaho > Mountain Home
Number of rooms: 13
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“We had a ground floor room close to the office.”
 of 5 bubbles kellyt51, 8 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Sorry to say that if you want a 'good' room, you'd be better off to pay more and stay somewhere else. . .”
 of 5 bubbles JoniK534, 20 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Check it out BEFORE you pay it out!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles elk-huntin-babe, 9 Jul 2011 | Read review
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