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Lakeland, Florida
Reviewed 20 May 2014

From the front desk, to our bartenders (Vladdy, Prince Leo and Tony) to even the maintenance guy, David....every employee seemed on our side for having a good time, enjoying ourselves and having a memorable birthday! Thunderbird comes highly recommended!!!!

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Haverhill, Massachusetts
Reviewed 16 May 2014

Loved the Thunderbird. The staff was extremely helpful and always had a smile. The room was terrific. We had a Oceanfront room and lived up to expectations. Just make sure when you make reservations that you ask to be in the original Thunderbird section. They bought the Best Western next door and the rooms are difference and the balconies are...

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Largo, FL
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Love, LOVE, LOVE this place!! From walking thru the front doors, to the walking the beach, to swimming in their pool, to drinking at their tiki bar, we couldn't have had a better time. Staff, especially Kat, Missi, James, Jason and Vlad, always goes out of their way to make sure that we are satisfied with EVERYTHING!!! When we have...

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1Thank condell70
Michigan Center, Michigan
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Wonderful, quaint, retro hotel right on the beach. Tiki bar and live entertainment a plus. We stayed in a suite which was nice and secluded. Although the rooms were slightly dated, the beds were great and Janice and Rita made sure our room was clean and our linens were fresh. Thanks for a great stay!

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1Thank marissalk
Lakeland, Florida
Reviewed 14 May 2014

We LOVED the Thunderbird and will be returning! The staff from Front Desk to Housekeeping were friendly, helpful and always smiling. The grounds were beautiful !! The restaurant has amazing food and didn't break the bank! Don't forget to try the pizza! Waitstaff Polly and Leo were wonderful. Leo made our little girl (7 years old) feel very special and...

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1Thank lorihilton
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 14 May 2014

I have been returning to the Thunderbird every time I go to Florida on vacation. The front desk staff; housekeeping and the bartenders (Vladimir and Lou) at the Tiki Bar are more than employees. I fell like I am returning to family. Beautiful beach views and clean rooms make this hotel the best on the Island. No spa or fitness...

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2Thank Charles H
dover, new hampshire
Reviewed 12 May 2014

Nicest staff, clean rooms, great Tiki bar, fantastic Italian restaurant, awesome bands everyday and the best sunsets eva!!!! Say hi to Kat and Missy at the front desk and Lou and Vlad at the Tiki bar!

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1Thank debuttsjd1234
Winfield, Illinois
Reviewed 12 May 2014 via mobile

The resort is quaint, clean, plenty of room. The pool was great, tiki bar and daily entertainment was awesome. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful, especially our maid, Michelle. Will definitely return.

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Zephyrhills, Florida
Reviewed 9 May 2014

we stayed for our 15th wedding anniv. we had an gulf view room.. it was a great room and had the best view, music at tiki bar, over all it was a great stay.. this is the second visit to the thunderbird the first time was a pool side and it was also a very wonderful time.. when we have...

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Tallahassee
Reviewed 9 May 2014

older hotel, large beautiful pool, out door hot tub, bathrooms clean and beds comfy, Tiki bar and dancing on the beach just past the pool area (just far enough away from the kiddies swimming yet close enough so Mom and Dad may enjoy a umbrella drink by the pool). The sand beach is quite a walk for Grandma to make...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Feola's Italian Ristorante & Lounge
Feola's Italian Ristorante & Lounge
Cuisines: Italian, Bar, Pizza
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our Classic Courtyard Style Beach Resort has been a family favorite for generations. Nestled on the beautiful shoreline of the Gulf of Mexico, the Thunderbird Beach Resort is a tropical beach retreat with long stretches of pearly-white sand & sparkling blue waters. Featuring oversized Heated Pool & Hot Tub, Tiki Beach Bar w/ Live Music ,Feola's Italian Ristorante, Sunset Meeting & Banquet Facilities and Private Gulf Front Balconies. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thunderbird Beach Resort

Address: 10700 Gulf Blvd., Treasure Island, FL 33706
Region: United States > Florida > Treasure Island
Price Range: $240 - $461 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Thunderbird Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
Thunderbird Beach Motel
Thunderbird Beach Hotel Treasure Island
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Treasure Island
#11 Romantic Hotel in Treasure Island
#12 Family Hotel in Treasure Island
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“Close to entertainment, food, love the thunderbird”
 of 5 bubbles , 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“rooms on the suite side are quiter”
 of 5 bubbles maggie92431530, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There is a newer section to the hotel. And there are ocean view rooms with private balcony. And rooms with a kitchenette! SO MANY OPTIONS!”
 of 5 bubbles 410rachelf, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you can afford a waterfront room, do it. If you have lots of baggage, ask for a first floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles TorontoOceanBaby, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We liked our gulf-front room which had a view of the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles , 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
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