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Overview of Thunderbird Motel

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Desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes, free WiFi
Desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes, free WiFi
Desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes, free WiFi
Desk, laptop workspace, blackout drapes, free WiFi

Thunderbird Motel

2 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Housekeeping
  • 24/7 front desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationIdaho State University (ISU)16 min walk
    Popular LocationHolt Arena4 min drive
    Popular LocationL.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center5 min drive
    AirportPocatello, ID (PIH-Pocatello Regional)16 min drive

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Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Queen Beds

About this area

Pocatello

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.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Idaho State University (ISU) - 16 min walk
  • Pocatello Zoo - 2 min drive
  • Holt Arena - 4 min drive
  • Portneuf Medical Center - 5 min drive
  • L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Pocatello, ID (PIH-Pocatello Regional) - 16 min drive

Restaurants

  • 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

Thunderbird Motel

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

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • 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

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Change of bedsheets (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • 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 parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Shared microwave

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating (climate-controlled)

Bathroom

  • Shampoo
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LED TV
  • Satellite channels

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Phone

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

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):
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

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

Important information

Optional extras

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 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).

Overall score and ratings

2.7
Rating 5 - Excellent. 9 out of 55 reviews
5 - Excellent 16%
Rating 4 - Good. 9 out of 55 reviews
4 - Good 16%
Rating 3 - Okay. 9 out of 55 reviews
3 - Okay 16%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 55 reviews
2 - Poor 25%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 14 out of 55 reviews
1 - Terrible 25%

3.1/5

Cleanliness

3.4/5

Staff & service

2.7/5

Amenities

2.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2021

2/5 Poor

Business traveler
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
My last time at this hotel
Room smelled like an ashtray. The carpet had cigarette burns in numerous places. The shower mat was stained and rather unsightly.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

3/5 Okay

Business traveler, Traveled with family
Nothing it was a lame ass stay And prob won't stay afain
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
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

3/5 Okay

Traveled with partner, Traveled with pets
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Good location - average cleanliness & friendly staff.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

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