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Seasonal outdoor pool
Seasonal outdoor pool
1 bedroom, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
1 bedroom, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk

Guest reviews

3.9/5 Good
192 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air Conditioning

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Explore the area

Popular LocationWestern Folklife Center3 min walk
Popular LocationGreat Basin College20 min walk
Popular LocationElko County Fairgrounds20 min walk
AirportElko, NV (EKO-Elko Regional)3 min drive

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  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 355 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 420 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 420 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Queen Beds, Smoking
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 377 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Pet Friendly)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 398 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Pet Friendly)

The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices exclude taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Elko

Thunderbird Motel is located in Elko. The area's natural beauty can be seen at South Fork State Recreation Area and Lamoille Canyon, while Elko Area Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center and Northeastern Nevada Museum are cultural highlights.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Western Folklife Center - 3 min walk
  • Elko Area Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center - 17 min walk
  • Great Basin College - 20 min walk
  • Northeastern Nevada Museum - 20 min walk
  • Elko County Fairgrounds - 20 min walk

Getting around

  • Elko Station - 3 min drive
  • Elko, NV (EKO-Elko Regional) - 3 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cowboy Joe - 2 min walk
  • Stray Dog - 3 min walk
  • Machi's - 3 min walk
  • Ogi's Deli - 3 min walk
  • Bil Toki Basque - 3 min walk

About this property

Thunderbird Motel

Clothing optional motel with free breakfast and seasonal outdoor pool
A seasonal outdoor pool, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk are available at this motel. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and a vending machine. All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and free long-distance calls. Guests will also find flat-screen TVs, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
Thunderbird Motel offers 50 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include bathtubs and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; local and long-distance calls are complimentary (restrictions may apply). A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered once per stay. Amenities available on request include microwaves. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

Recreational amenities at the motel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

Children under 15 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 6 AM–9 AM

Things to do

  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Refrigerator
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • No elevators
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free long-distance calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 5 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in, along with matching photo identification.
It is property policy that all guests must wear a face mask within public areas of the property.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 15 per pet, per night
2 per room

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

American ExpressDiners ClubDiscoverJCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 15 per pet, per night
  • Late check-out fee: USD 5.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

Clothing is optional at this property
This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties
The seasonal pool will be open from April to October
Pool access available from 9 AM to 10 PM
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Alcohol is not permitted at this property
Children under 15 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision

Property is also known as

Thunderbird Motel Elko
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Thunderbird Motel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Thunderbird Motel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Thunderbird Motel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Thunderbird Motel have a pool?
Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool. Pool access is from 9 AM–10 PM.
Is Thunderbird Motel pet-friendly?
Yes, this property allows pets (limit 2 per room). There's a fee of USD 15 per pet, per night.
How much is parking at Thunderbird Motel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Thunderbird Motel?
Check-in is from 3 PM–5 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for USD 5.00 (subject to availability).
Where is Thunderbird Motel located?
Situated in Elko, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Western Folklife Center, Elko Area Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center, and Great Basin College. Northeastern Nevada Museum and Elko County Fairgrounds are also within 1 mi (2 km). Elko Station is 20 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Thunderbird Motel

3.9
5 - Excellent
55
4 - Good
82
3 - Okay
39
2 - Mediocre
9
1 - Poor
7
4.0
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
3.8
Amenities
3.7
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

They were easy to contact unlike Expedia and dealt with our request quickly

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

1/5

  • Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

1/5

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Great value. Friendly owner

    Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

    1/5

    • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service

    We did not stay. When we got there the office was locked and Nobody around. Not a car in the place. I got ahold of Expedia and when they called the place nobody answered because nobody was there. Reminded me of the bates hotel

    Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020