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4.0 out of 5

"Conveniently located to the Folk Center for The Cowboy Gathering and downtown. The room’s decor is outdated and needs to be updated, but the bed was c ... " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 04 Feb 2019

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Hotel Description

Clothing-optional guestrooms with free WiFi

In Elko

Stay at this Elko motel and you'll be within half a mile (1 km) of Western Folklife Center and 2 miles (3 km) of Elko Area Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center. Great Basin College and Northeastern Nevada Museum are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Renovated in 2018

This motel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the express check-in. There's a seasonal outdoor pool on site, and a 24-hour front desk and express check-out are also provided.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

The soundproofed guestrooms offer free WiFi and free long-distance calls. Flat-screen TVs, refrigerators, and coffee/tea makers are also available. Housekeeping is available once per stay.

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
C$93* Per night/room 14 Aug. - 15 Aug.

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Pet Friendly)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Thunderbird Motel ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Thunderbird Motel

Everyone (1)
4 out of 5
Conveniently located to the Folk Center for The Cowboy Gathering and downtown. The room’s decor is outdated and needs to be updated, but the bed was comfortable.

Posted by on 4 Feb. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

6 Feb. 2019 by General Manager

Thank you for sharing your feedback after your recent stay at the Thunderbird Hotel Elko. It brightens our day to hear that our convenient location was ideal for accessing nearby attractions. We apologize that the decor was not quite what you expected, and we will work to improve our facilities. We're glad you enjoyed the comfortable bed, and we would love to host you again next time you are in the area!

Property Features

Thunderbird Motel offers its guests a seasonal outdoor pool, a vending machine, and laundry facilities. Public spaces have free WiFi. The business-friendly Thunderbird Motel also features express check-in and express check-out. Self parking is free. A complete renovation of Thunderbird Motel was completed in June 2018. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Elko motel.

  • 50 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 1975
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: Elko Station (1.7 km / 1.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Thunderbird Motel offers 50 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include bathtubs and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; local and long-distance calls are complimentary (restrictions may apply). A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered once per stay. Amenities available on request include microwaves. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

  • Separate bedroom
  • Flat-screen television
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave available
  • Coffee maker
  • Bathtub
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Long distance calls (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the motel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

Children under 15 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 5 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in, along with matching photo identification.

It is property policy that all guests must wear a face mask within public areas of the property.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

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.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 15 per pet, per night
  • Maximum 2 per room

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Staffed front desk
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Number of children who can stay free - 2

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 15 per pet, per night
  • Late check-out fee: USD 5.00 (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Thunderbird Motel Elko
  • Thunderbird Elko
  • Thunderbird Motel Elko
  • Thunderbird Motel Motel
  • Thunderbird Motel Motel Elko

You should know

  • Please note that clothing is optional at Thunderbird Motel.
  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • The seasonal pool will open in April and close in October.
  • Pool access available from 9 AM to 10 PM.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Alcohol isn't allowed at Thunderbird Motel.
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