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Best Western Plus Scottsdale Thunderbird Suites

7515 E Butherus Drive, Scottsdale, AZ 85260-2416
Phone: +1 480-951-4000   |   Fax: 480/483-9046   |   120 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

***Perfect location for your shopping getaway!*** In the heart of North Scottsdale, two blocks from Kierland Commons, the Best Western Plus Scottsdale Thunderbird Suites is a newly renovated all suites hotel. A warm and friendly atmosphere and a smiling face from our guest services staff are just the first hints of what is in store for you during your stay with us at the Best Western Plus Scottsdale Thunderbird Suites. For business or leisure, our hotel offers the services and features to help you make the most of your stay. We are pet friendly! Our resort hotel and Silver Wings Restaurant and Lounge, located in the center of north Scottsdale and two blocks from upscale 'main street' Kierland Commons shopping and dining, offers many of the services and amenities that are found at larger Scottsdale resort hotels at a fraction of the cost, yet with an improved service only a smaller hotel can offer. Plus, our hotel is literally only steps next to the new Scottsdale Quarter shopping, dining, and offices. Should nostalgia strike you, our hotel is only minutes from Old Town Scottsdale with its myriad of boutique shops and galleries.

At the Best Western Plus Scottsdale Thunderbird Suites you are "close to home". We treat you to our own special brand of hometown hospitality. Our location is a perfect setting for your leisure travel in the Valley of the Sun or those ever important business meetings and seminars. No matter what your purpose for coming to Scottsdale, Phoenix or other points in the Valley, our resort hotel makes it happen for you. Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Exercise facilities
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast Includes sausage, eggs, bacon, waffles or pancakes, chopped fruit, cereal, toast or English muffins along with bagels, apples and oranges or bananas, muffins, Danish, yogurt, skim milk, 2%, orange juice or apple juice, coffee and tea.
  • Cocktail lounge, Silver Wings Grill open daily from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Outdoor pool Heated Relax in comfort at our pool area from 6 am-10 pm. The pool is heated in the winter months, and the spa is very relaxing after a long day of work or shopping.
  • Hot tub
  • Exercise facility, 24-hour, complimentary
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Stair stepper
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator, two available for guest use
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Exterior corridor
  • Guest laundry, valet will pick up your laundry at the desk at 8:30 a.m. and will return it by 5:00 p.m. the same day Monday through Friday. Nominal fee.
  • Laundromat, located on the first floor of the hotel by room 116. Two washers and two dryers and a table to fold your clothes. Nominal fee.
  • Dry cleaning, same day service available
  • Express check in
  • Express check out
  • Cable/satellite TV, 60 cable channels
  • Free wireless Internet available in public areas; free in-room wireless Internet access; rree wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center, 24-hours, complimentary, staffed
  • Printer available
  • Fax services
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy services
  • Photocopy machine
  • Dataports
  • Meeting facilities, perfectly matched for the business traveler with meeting and event planners. Six different size rooms perfect for any meeting small or large up to 125 people.
  • Banquet facilities, full catering services onsite
  • Conference facilities, newly renovated boardroom for your executive meeting. Conference rooms are 200 square feet 10 feet by 20 feet with ceiling height's of eight feet, and can hold up to 10 people.
  • Catering
  • Ballroom, High Flight Rooms One and Two combine to make one large room. Combined size is 1483 square feet with nine foot high ceilings. Room one is 662 square feet holding up to 70 people and room two is 821 square feet and can hold up to 80 people theater style.
  • Convenience store/Sundry
  • Coffee shop, Silver Wings Restaurant open from 6:00 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Sunbathing, on a large pool deck
  • Air-conditioning
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines, located across from rooms 108 and 118
  • Local shuttle, complimentary from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Five mile radius
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking, well-lit
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Cash machine, onsite

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Conveniently located, the best western plus scottsdale thunderbird suites in Scottsdale, Arizona is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 33.621745  /  Latitude: -111.917515


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Los Angeles, CA. Travel 101 US South to the I-10 East to Blythe/Phoenix. Stay on I-10 all the way to Phoenix. From I-10 in Phoenix, take Exit 147A and then Exit 147B to the AZ 51 North to Greenway Road Exit 12. Keep right onto Greenway Road and follow it for four miles to where Greenway becomes East Butherus Drive at Scottsdale Road. Continue thru the light four blocks and the Best Western Plus Scottsdale Thunderbird Suites is on the right. 391.31 miles, approximately six hours.

From: Las Vegas, NV. Take US 93 South toward Phoenix/Needles. Turn left to stay on US 93 South, crossing into Arizona. Merge onto I-40 East/US 93 South via the ramp on the left toward Flagstaff/Phoenix. Merge onto US 93 South via Exit 71 toward Wickenburg/Phoenix. Pass through one roundabout, enter the next roundabout and take the second exit onto US 60 East. Turn left onto AZ-74 East. Merge onto I-17 South. Keep right via Exit 214C. Take AZ Loop 101 East to Scottsdale Road Exit 34. Turn right onto Scottsdale Road for 2.40 miles and turn left onto East Butherus Drive for .50 miles, and the Best Western Plus Scottsdale Thunderbird Suites is on the right. 294.95 miles, approximately five hours.

From: Albuquerque, NM. Take I-40 West towards Flagstaff AZ for 230.50 miles. Take the I-40 Business Loop/AZ-77 South Exit 286 toward AZ 377 South/US 180 East/Show Low/Heber and then turn left onto I-40 Business Loop/Purple Heart Trail/AZ 77/East Navajo Boulevard and continue to follow AZ 77. Turn right onto AZ 377 for 33.90 miles and then turn right onto AZ 277 for 6.80 miles. Turn right onto AZ 260 West for 53.00 miles. Turn left onto Beeline Highway South/AZ 87 South and continue to follow AZ 87 South for 61.90 miles. Turn right onto Shea Boulevard for 13.00 miles to North Scottsdale Road and turn right. Take North Scottsdale Road to East Butherus Drive and turn right for 0.50 miles and the Best Western Plus Scottsdale Thunderbird Suites is on the right.

From: El Paso, TX. Take I-10 West toward Las Cruces, NM and continue crossing into Arizona. Merge onto AZ Loop 202 East via Exit 161 for 4.10 miles, then merge onto AZ Loop 101 North via Exit 50A for 21.80 miles. Take Cactus Road Exit 40 West for 2.20 miles and turn right on North Scottsdale Road until you reach East Butherus Drive, turn right and the Best Western Plus Scottsdale Thunderbird Suites is 0.50 miles down on the right. 444.85 miles, approximately 6.50 hours.

Best Western Plus Scottsdale Thunderbird Suites

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

TPC Scottsdale

Located in the growing city of Scottsdale, the Tournament Players Club (commonly known as TPC) is the home of one the PGA’s most famed tournaments – the Waste Management Phoenix Open.

TPC provides everyone from beginners to the pros with a scenic, golf respite found on the east side of the Phoenix Metro Area. TPC features two courses – the Stadium Course and the Champions Course. During the Waste Management Phoenix Open, the Bird's Nest will host fun-filled concerts at the end of each day.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 22.30 mile(s) from Phoenix Zoo, located at 455 North Galvin Parkway in Phoenix. They just celebrated their 50th year. Nestled within the buttes of Papago Park on 125 acres of beautiful and varied landscapes, the Phoenix Zoo is home to more than 1,100 animals from around the world, including more than 200 animals that are endangered or threatened. They have a Safari Train Tour that takes 25 minutes, and a Harmony farm Petting Zoo that is great for all ages. You can take camel rides or take a ride on the endangered species carousel. Get up close and personal with the giraffes or enjoy the zoo from one of our pedal boats. Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Admission is $20.00 per adult and $10.00 per child. Children two and under are free.
  • 220.00 mile(s) from Grand Canyon, enjoy Arizona's wonder of the world, along with Sedona's amazing red rock views and the Navajo Nation. You can book single day tours or multi day tours.
  • 37.95 mile(s) from Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium, you can plunge into super splashy fun on the log flume ride or climb aboard the Safari Train Ride. Slow down and enjoy scenic views high above the park on the wildlife skyride or cruise down on the Australian boat ride. check out fish, mammals, birds, invertebrate, amphibians and reptiles at the aquarium. Adults $29.00, children 3-12 $14.25, children under 3 are free.
  • 12.69 mile(s) from Desert Botanical Garden, nestled amid the red buttes of Papago Park, the Desert Botanical Garden is a unique destination for discovering the wonders of the Sonoran Desert. The garden is home to the world's finest and most diverse collection of succulent plants. Discover saquaros, prickly pears, agaves and desert wildflowers. Enjoy guided and self-guided tours demonstrations, and seasonal exhibits. Admission: adults $18.00; students 12-18 $10.00, children 3-12 $8.00. Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • 0.10 mile(s) from Scottsdale Quarter, a well-rounded collection of chic shops and boutiques, foodie delights and late-night temptations.
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Kierland Commons, a unique, upscale Main Street lifestyle center that artfully blends retail shopping, dining and entertainment. The one-of-a-kind development incorporates over 70 high-end specialty stores that include a distinctive selection of national retail choices, such as Anthropologie®, Splendid®, Michael Kors, BCBGMAXAZRIA, Crate & Barrel, Sur La Table®, Barnes & Noble, Tommy Bahama® and Z Gallerie. Guests may also choose from a variety of restaurants.
  • 9.10 mile(s) from Scottsdale Fashion Square, if the rich and famous go to a mall this is usually the one where they stop!
  • 24.30 mile(s) from Arizona Mills®, is the largest indoor mall in Arizona with over 185 stores.

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Hot tub
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation® Taliesin West, acclaimed as one of Frank Lloyd Wright's greatest masterpieces. Showcases Wright's brilliant ability to integrate indoor and outdoor spaces. Tours offer an intimate look at Wright's architecture, life and philosophies on building in the fragile desert.

Nearby Restaurants

  • Scottsdale Silver Wings Restaurant Grill & Lounge, on premises, full service, American, open for: breakfast, dinner
  • 0.01 mile(s) from El Santo Cantina, bar/lounge, Mexican, open for: lunch, dinner, very poplular during the day and on weekends. Bar has a pool area that reminds you of a Las Vegas hotel pool. Younger crowd 21-40. Great Mexican food, loud but very friendly. Also features a dance floor and pool tables.
  • 0.25 miles(s) from Dominick's® Steakhouse, full service, Italian, open for: dinner, steak, seafood and Italian upscale restaurant.
  • 0.25 miles(s) from Stingray Sushi, full service, Japanese, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.25 mile(s) from The Cheescake Factory®, full service, American, open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.25 mile(s) from Brio Tuscan Grille, full service, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner

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