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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

So the owner is amazing just an absolute sweetheart everybody else who works here are absolutely amazing except for the housekeeper Nancy. She told me while I was staying here have paid for a room that if some friends of ours who were visiting that they had to leave or we would be kicked out. And this was at nine... More 

Thank Hilery M
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends and I were coming to town for a concert at the Wilma. Most of us travel for our jobs and really get tired of the Corporate Hotels and feeling like a number when there are 200 guest rooms. Upon arrival I was a little apprehensive, I am just not used to staying in older Hotels, let alone a... More 

Thank Matthew H
1 review
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

I love this place, we stay there often. I love how you are left alone. The parking isn't the best but that really doesn't matter. I love the hot tub rooms. The privacy here is priceless. They make you feel special. However don't expect them to answer their phone they are bad that way.

3 Thank Jennifer F
Portland, OR
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We had a room with a nice mountain view for under $100. Hotels here seem very expensive. This one was clean, friendly, and maintained pretty well. A couple of cosmetic scratch and dents, but clean and nice. It appears to be a family run operation. The woman running the desk made reference to her son doing a good job maintaining... More 

1 Thank bobina5
Campbellsport, Wisconsin
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

I thought the price was a little high for what you get. Our room had a slight musty smell at first. Very large rooms, and the staff is very talkative. A little noisy at night but not bad. Staff is friendly. For 1 night this is ok.

Thank Donna B

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Reviewed 17 June 2016

Outside was rikity, I knew going in this was a cheap motel, but had hopes when I call to verify my reservation. The person said " yes we have you upstairs in the "new/renovated" section." we get there and we are in rm 201, right next to the offices. if this was new??? room looked like it was from the... More 

Thank David H
Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

I'm not fussy but this motel didn't meet our expectations! No flat screen TV and the location was close to trains going by at night, it was noisy! It is close some dining if you like fast food as other restaurant had smoking and was noisy as well.

Thank chopperhh
Akumal, Mexico
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 6 May 2016

I love the Thunderbird for its consistent affordability and simplicity. It is not a 5 star Hilton but functional. They run a tight ship. Sure the TV is a bit dated but works fine. I do not walk into the room and feel grimy. Parking is tight. If you have an RV you might think again. Albertsons is right next... More 

1 Thank James J
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Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

This was the most disgusting hotel I have ever seen, and I've worked as a housekeeper at multiple places. Me and my fiance had just finished a week long camping trip in Yellowstone National Park and had left a day early to road trip back to Canada. It was late, we were exhausted and we wanted a bed to sleep... More 

3 Thank KrystalMegan
Dayton, Ohio
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Reviewed 22 August 2015

I can't blame the hotel. After all, they did let me inspect the room before checking in. But after paying and moving in I could see that this place is in bad shape on many levels, primarily cleanliness. Good things include free wi-fi, park at the door for 1st floor rooms, a big Albertson's grocery is right next door and... More 

3 Thank NeilfromDayton

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Thunderbird Motel

Address: 1009 E Broadway, Missoula, MT 59802
Region: United States > Montana > Missoula
Price Range: $121 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Thunderbird Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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“I like having options! "The newer rooms have city views or mountain views."”
 of 5 bubbles H1931TYmatthewh, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Good luck with that”
 of 5 bubbles , 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We will not stay here again.”
 of 5 bubbles chopperhh, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“Get the rooms furthest from the office if the train horn would wake you.”
 of 5 bubbles jamesjL4898PR, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“They all face the same way towards the city, This motel is in the city.”
 of 5 bubbles DukeP876, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
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