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Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Clean and good rates, all you require for a night or two. Didn't have a reservation but easy to get a room. Decent size rooms. Close to amenities and services for travellers. Bathroom was clean and bed was comfortable. Would recommend.

Thank Perry W
Matt C, Owner at Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell, responded to this review

Thanks, Perry, for spending the night with us and leaving a review on Trip Advisor! I'm glad you enjoyed our upgraded rooms and great location during your time with us. Cleanliness and customer service are two of our highest priorities and I'm pleased we hit the mark during your stay. Thanks, again, and please stop by on your next trip...

Cleburne, Texas
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We stayed at the Thunderbird Lodge 4 nights. Very nice staff, clean and very nice room, no issues whatsoever. Breakfast is a bit on the boring side. Towels in the room are old and pretty worn. Overall a very good experience.

Thank Johanne-Mollenbach
Matt C, Owner at Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell, responded to this review

Thanks for the comments on your stay! I'm glad our staff and room amenities were helpful to you during your 4 night stay with us. We are in the process of upgrading our towels so please stop back again so you can enjoy that amenity upgrade! Thanks again, Johanne, and we look forward to seeing you next time.

Pierre, South Dakota
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Owner operated facility has attention to details. Feels like a step back in time. Great customer service, very clean and pretty quiet. Huge parking lot makes it easy for long rigs. Nice pet area too. Spacious rooms with fridge, microwave and hair dryer. Refreshingly updated rooms. Breakfast is more than you'd expect for this type of motel but lacks choices...

Thank Thankyouhaveaniceday
Matt C, Owner at Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell, responded to this review

Thank you very much for leaving a review about your stay! It sounds like you're an experienced traveler so I do appreciate you pointing out everything you enjoyed here at our property. For our price point we think we offer the best value for your money in Mitchell! Sorry about the soft bed, however, and we look forward to getting...

Baraboo, Wisconsin
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Thought we'd try something different in Mitchell. October is busy and rates are generally high due to hunting season. The rates at the Thunderbird were quite reasonable. The pros: - large room - good beds and linens - clean - carpet & furniture OK for value priced lodging - friendly front desk help - convenient location The cons: - thin...

1Thank etp3
Matt C, Owner at Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking a moment to leave a review on trip advisor! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us and found your room clean and comfortable. We are in the process of upgrading our towels so come back and see us next summer to see that amenity upgrade! Thanks again for staying with us!

Reviewed 1 November 2016

First, I love the fact you get a real key. The king bed was EXTREMELY comfortable (I have arthritis, fibromyalgia and it's hard for me to sleep in motels). The room itself was one with plenty of room, big TV, LARGE counter space at sink, a formed bathtub for your shoulders and neck, great water pressure, very clean, individual entry...

1Thank Vicki L
Matt C, Owner at Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell, responded to this review

Thanks so much, Vicki, for leaving a review about your stay with us! I'm thrilled we came through in every facet for you and if you're ever back through Mitchell rest assured we'll do it again!

Reviewed 24 October 2016

Made a trip to Mitchell for Pheasant hunting. Thunderbird Lodge was a suggestion from a friend, so I made a reservation. Very Happy with the lodge, friendly staff and very helpful. I would/will stay again if I make another trip to Mitchell.

Thank Jim M
Matt C, Owner at Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, Jim! I'm pleased to read that you gave us a chance based on a recommendation and that our facility met all your needs! We look forward to seeing you here for your next hunt!

Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on our way to the black hills. It is very clean and affordable. It is located next to places to eat and shopping. They have a complementary breakfast but we did not eat there. The front desk people were very customer driven. I would stay there again.

Thank Mark M
Matt C, Owner at Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving a review on trip advisor, Mark! I'm glad our friendly staff and clean, comfortable rooms left a good impression on you! We'd love to see you again if you're ever back in the Palace City!

Lawton, Michigan
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Hey I cant say this place was great but it was a place to lay our head for about 6 hrs so we could get back on the road. It was clean but smelled... Nothing special about it. the hot tub was green so probably wouldn't suggest soaking in that. We booked this hotel on TripAdvisor as we were traveling...

Thank kristyleestar
Matt C, Owner at Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving some feedback about your stay, Kristy. I'm glad that you found your room clean and our desk staff helpful. Rest assured, we clean our hot tub daily, but occasionally somebody might use the tub without showering first and that can result in strange color or odor. I do apologize for that inconvenience and I appreciate you giving...

Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice place! Clean, comfortable bed and a quick breakfast and we were on our way again! I would stay again for sure!! After reading the reviews I knew it was a clean, comfortable spot to sleep. The front staff was very friendly and informative!

Thank Kim P
Matt C, Owner at Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell, responded to this review

Thanks for taking a moment to leave a review on trip advisor, Kim. We have a great housekeeping staff that makes sure all of our guests enter a room that is clean and comfortable. I'm glad your stay was no different. Stop by and see us again if you're ever through Mitchell!

Reviewed 8 October 2016

This is an older hotel, and really more like the traditional ‘motel’, with outside access doors to the rooms. It appears to be well maintained, and apparently had some recent upgrades and remodeling. The room was clean and reasonably quiet. The lighting was a bit inadequate. There was no light and no electrical outlet at or near the desk, which...

Thank Roadman58
Matt C, Owner at Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell, responded to this review

Thanks so much for leaving a review about your stay with us! You're right, we definitely cater to travelers that are on a budget. if fact, I often tell our guests we try to give you everything you need and nothing you don't. We always love to hear suggestions, and I appreciate you mentioning a few things that we can...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thunderbird Lodge is a locally owned and independently operated motel. We are dedicated to hospitality and service at an incredible value. We feature an expanded continental breakfast, on-site Liquor Store, hot tub and sauna, and clean, comfortable rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell

Address: 1601 S Burr St, Mitchell, SD 57301-4788
Region: United States > South Dakota > Mitchell
Price Range: $91 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Thunderbird Lodge Mitchell 2*
Number of rooms: 48
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“I think that there's a newer section on the 1st floor to the right of the lobby.”
etp3, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for first floor. The second level you walk up outside stairs.”
VickiL213, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you don't smoke or have pets, stay in the rooms with interior corridors. No one will be above you.”
Gypsy377, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Family room for 5 women was awesome, better than a cot!”
Trudypop, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“great b'fast but room small”
ahappytraveler2015, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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