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Fargo, North Dakota
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped overnight here, wasn't bad. The front desk worker was pleasant and assigned us a room by the lobby. We were on the ground floor and it wasn't noisy. The room was fine, bathroom was a bit dusty, but otherwise clean. Breakfast was slim pickins, just cereal, bread items, coffee, juice, and yogurt. I didn't use the whirl pool or... More 

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Marengo, Illinois
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154 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

My wife and I spent a week in South Dakota and the Thunderbird Lodge was the best hotel on our entire trip. We stayed at many chain hotels and none of them could match Thunderbirds hospitality or value. We stayed in room 53 which was spotless clean and fresh. Absolutely no complaints, no regrets. I spoke with Matt (owner) at... More 

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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bare minimum hotel. The soap and shampoo came in ketchup-sized packets, not the little bottles or even wall dispensers you find at most hotels. Everything was outdated but at least it was functional. The bed wasn't uncomfortable.

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Queensland, Australia
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120 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Cleburne, Texas
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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. More 

Pierre, South Dakota
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87 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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... More 

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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... More 

Baraboo, Wisconsin
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27 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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... More 

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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! More 

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61 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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... More 

Thank 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! More 

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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! More 

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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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! More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • 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: £38 - £65 (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.”
 of 5 bubbles etp3, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for first floor. The second level you walk up outside stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles 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.”
 of 5 bubbles Gypsy377, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Family room for 5 women was awesome, better than a cot!”
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“great b'fast but room small”
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