Restaurant Temporary Closed – Reopening on the 1st of February 2021. Sorry for any inconvenience

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Health and safety of all our staff and guests is our top priority in this challenging time. For your peace of mind Direct bookings with us are fully flexible and can be cancelled 24 hours before arrival. Our Hotels have great value offers for you should you need a Home Away from Home for an extended stay or an advanced booking for a future Escape. Contact us directly for any questions or further assistance.



02 6226 1158

Welcome to Yass’ premier 4 star accommodation Thunderbird Motel – offering personalised and professional service combined with warm country hospitality. Situated in the heart of historic Yass only 45 mins from Canberra, the Thunderbird Motel is centrally located for business or leisure and is perfect for a short or long stay or even a romantic getaway. With 32 suites available from 4 star spacious Executive queen rooms to a 2 bedroom fully self contained cottage, and a Licensed Restaurant, the Thunderbird Motel can cater for a variety of travelers requirements.


Executive and standard two bedroom units, large executive family rooms and the recently revamped Thunderbird Cottage can accommodate larger groups and families.  The swimming Pool and BBQ area adjacent to the restaurant make it ideal for relaxing and socializing and the addition of FREE WiFi  complement this quality Yass hotel. 

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Deluxe Queen

Recently refurbished executive and deluxe queen suites with custom designed furniture, kitchenettes with microwaves, relaxing rainfall shower heads in modern ensuites, DVD players/video library, plunger coffee and FREE wireless internet make for the ultimate guest experience. Enjoy the tasteful decor of the elegant spa suites or the practical spacious family rooms offering facilities similar to that of a city hotel in a tranquil rural setting.



  • Very impressed with the quality of modern fit out in Executive 2 bedroom suites and cleanliness. Excellent facilities, great showers, and fantastic restaurant.  

    Lavinia | June 2016
  • The restaurant and rooms were amazing. The desserts were stunning.

    Allison July 2016
  • The most comfortable beds and lovely bathroom. The restaurant at the motel was wonderful...with an open fire, great staff and the best food we have ever had...

    Rob August 2016