Welcome to The Thunderbird Inn Savannah Georgia USA: USA Today's Top Ten Best Retro Hotels in the USA

Looking for a hotel tonight or searching for a hotel near me, The Thunderbird Inn in downtown Savannah brings the 1960s to life, a unique place to stay in Savannah! Affectionately known as the “hippest hotel in Savannah™” the popular retro hotel is the top choice of pop culture travelers seeking affordable hotels in downtown Savannah.

Fun people stay here!™ Our Southern-retro Inn redefines historic Savannah’s so-hip eccentricities and so-historic Americana quirkiness and is anything but dullsville, unlike many budget hotels in Savannah, Georgia.

Discounted downtown Savannah lodging was never so much fun!  Reminiscent of the free-spirited, young-again era of roadside motels, it's casual and fun-loving lodging at the festively restored inn, remodeled in 2018.

At the “Tbird” you’ll find lodging comforts you need like accommodations, along with the groovy extra’s you want:

  • Hot Popcorn upon arrival
  • Complimentary Moon-pie’s and RC Cola in your rooms
  • Vintage décor that's all decked out
  • Warm, friendly hospitality that never goes out of style
  • Complimentary Krispy Kreme donuts and premium coffee each morning

Budget Friendly Hotel in Savannah, Georgia

The affordable 42-room, Swinging Sixties roadside lodge is popular with fun-loving, budget-hunting travelers. The restored retro inn reconnects travelers to an authentic carefree era of simple comforts and fun times that blend history with a seamlessly chic getaway. 

And, if saving money didn’t already make you happy, our Go-green initiatives will. We like to think that while we save you some green we also want to be green.  The Thunderbird Inn features energy saving features all around the Inn because we think “Earth is worth getting nostalgic about.”

Savannah Attractions and Events

On route to the Rock N Roll Marathon and Enmark Bridge Run, our popular downtown inn is walking distance to big Savannah events and a host of other great area attractions.

  • Savannah Civic Center
  • Visitor’s Center
  • New Greyhound Bus & DOT transportation hub
  • Sightseeing shuttles
  • The new Children’s Museum
  • Georgia History Museum
  • Georgia Railroad Museum
  • SCAD Museum of Art and student dormitories
  • Chic popular and new restaurants, like The Grey and 39 Rue de Jean, and Lulu's Chocolate Bar and Rancho Alegre Cuban Restaurant

Proudly Pet Friendly!

With an enclosed dog run, The Thunderbird Inn is “where all the hip pets stay." Pampered family pets will enjoy fresh bedding and treats in select pet-friendly rooms. We're more than happy to help you and your four-legged Furkid navigate The Thunderbird Inn and the city of Savannah. Swing by our front desk and we'll provide the names of pet-friendly shops, cafes, tours and parks along with preferred Savannah pet etiquette. We even provide pooper bags!

Check out our Inn's dog-friendly video, “Dog Days in Historic Savannah GA” . ** Turn your audio on :) **

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