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L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center5 min drive
Pocatello, ID (PIH-Pocatello Regional)16 min drive
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Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed
No guest room rating
1 Queen Bed
Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds
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2 Queen Beds
About this area
Thunderbird Motel is located in Pocatello. Local points of interest include Idaho State University (ISU), Pocatello Zoo, and L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center. Be sure not to miss outdoor adventures like hiking/biking trails, mountain climbing, and hunting.
L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center - 5 min drive
Pocatello, ID (PIH-Pocatello Regional) - 16 min drive
Elmer's Restaurant - Pocatello — 8 min walk
5th Street Bagelry — 12 min walk
The Bridge — 15 min walk
Portneuf Valley Brewing — 16 min walk
Oliver's — 19 min walk
About this property
Hotel in Pocatello with free parking
Along with a microwave in a common area, this hotel has a 24-hour front desk and free self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. All 43 rooms offer free WiFi, LED TVs with satellite channels, and phones.
Thunderbird Motel offers 43 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature blackout drapes/curtains. 32-inch LED televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and change of bedsheets can be requested.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Cleaning and safety practices
Enhanced cleanliness measures
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Contactless room service is available
Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Parking and transportation
Free uncovered self parking on site
Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
24-hour front desk
Change of bedsheets (on request)
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
Handrails in stairways
In-room accessibility (select rooms)
Sign language-capable staff
Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Well-lit path to entrance
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Wheelchair-accessible van parking
Designated smoking areas
32-inch LED TV
Access via exterior corridors
Check-in from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18
Check-out before 11 AM
Special check-in instructions
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Renovations and closures
The following facilities or services will be unavailable from December 1 2020 to June 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
Staffed front desk
Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 20.00 per accommodation, per stay, plus a deposit of USD 10.00 per day
Pets cannot be left unattended
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation
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
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
Pet deposit: USD 10.00 per day
Pet fee: USD 20.00 per accommodation, per stay
Service animals are exempt from fees
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, debit card, or cash deposit 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
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards
We should mention
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)
Property is also known as
Thunderbird Motel Pocatello
Thunderbird Motel Hotel
Thunderbird Motel Pocatello
Thunderbird Motel Hotel Pocatello
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.
How much does it cost to stay at Thunderbird Motel?
As of Apr 16, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Thunderbird Motel on Apr 25, 2021 start from $55, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Thunderbird Motel pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a deposit of USD 10.00 per day and a fee of USD 20.00 per accommodation, per stay.
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 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Thunderbird Motel?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is Thunderbird Motel located?
Situated in Pocatello, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Idaho State University (ISU), Pocatello Zoo, and L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center. Holt Arena and Portneuf Medical Center are also within 3 mi (5 km).
No hot water when we took shower in the morning or at night. Cigarettes burns on sheets & found some weird lookin bugs in the bed. Heater didnt work that well at all. I know i wont be staying here again. Was real disappointed.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019
Traveled with partner, Traveled with pets
Aug 19, 2019
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Good location - average cleanliness & friendly staff.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019
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