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Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center

1 Global Place
Glendale, Arizona 85306

500Largest Group
40Meeting Rooms
134Overnight Guests
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  • Our seven versatile auditoriums offer varying capacities; the largest is the ampOur seven versatile auditoriums offer varying capacities; the largest is the amp

  • Our seven versatile auditoriums offer varying capacities from 25 - 250Our seven versatile auditoriums offer varying capacities from 25 - 250

  • Drive right up to our Executive Inn and experience our Platinum ServiceDrive right up to our Executive Inn and experience our Platinum Service

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  • Deluxe Queen GuestroomDeluxe Queen Guestroom

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The Thunderbird Executive Inn and Conference Center welcomes you to Arizona with comfort, sophistication, and a wonderful location, tucked within the campus of the Thunderbird School of Global Management.
Whether you’re visiting the Phoenix area for work or to watch your favorite baseball team in Spring Training, we’re confident you’ll be delighted with our modern accommodations, marvelous amenities, and peaceful Glendale, Arizona setting.

Fuel up for the day with our complimentary grab and go breakfast, or relax by our sparkling saltwater pool.
You’ll find everything you need for a memorable gathering in one of our 30 venues, including the 14,000 square-foot Thunderbird Event Center. Explore our on-site dining options, including the Pub, housed in a historic air tower.

Venture off the Thunderbird campus during your down time to experience the many attractions in nearby Phoenix and Scottsdale.

Boasting over 40,000 square feet of modern, secluded Glendale, Arizona meeting space, the Thunderbird Executive Inn and Conference Center inspires successful business gatherings here in the Phoenix, Arizona area.

Our flexible Glendale venues include seven auditoriums and 24 multi-configuration breakout rooms, as well as the expansive Thunderbird Event Center, which offers 14,000 square feet of open space.

Whether you’re planning a small seminar or an exhibition, we have an Arizona venue to meet your needs.

Our event planners are on hand to ensure that your meeting is executed flawlessly, from start to finish; trust them to assist you with everything from choosing the right venue to energizing your attendees with full-service catering.

Your guests will be thrilled with our unique Glendale, Arizona location and thoughtful hotel amenities; you’ll love our customizable meeting and catering packages, which maximize your event value without exceeding your budget.

Ask us for assistance with teambuilding excursions, too!

Our seven versatile auditoriums offer varying capacities; the largest is the amphitheater-style, AT&T Auditorium, located in the Herberger Administration Building, which can seat 235. State-of-the-art facilities in every meeting auditorium venue include digital projection, high-definition document cameras, built-in microphones, lecture capture, whiteboards, and video/teleconferencing capabilities – as well as high-speed wireless Internet.

All of us here at the award-winning Thunderbird Executive Inn look forward to making your Glendale, Arizona meeting and event a success! 
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Welcome to Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center:

Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Phoenix, Peoria, Deer Valley, Glendale, Avondale, Surprise, Scottsdale
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Sky Harbor International Airport / 25
Public Transportation Options:
Taxi
Bus
Lyft
Uber
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Within walking distance
Parking Onsite:
Yes
Parking:
Fee
Availability:
Meeting Venues and hotel are available year round.
Room Type(s):
Hotel guestrooms
Bath Type(s):
Shower
ADA Accessible:
Yes
Largest Group:
500
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
40
Largest Classroom Style:
230
Largest Theatre Style:
500
Number of Overnight Guests:
134
Overnight Room Rate Per Person:
Varies
Largest Standing Reception:
500
Largest Seated Reception:
400
Rooftop Space Available:
No
Technology:
Complimentary wi-fi is available in all guestrooms, meeting venues, and public spaces across the campus. State-of-the-art audiovisual equipment is offered in all of the auditoriums and multi-configuration rooms, including digital projection, HD Doc cams, built in microphones, lecture caption and video/ teleconferencing capabilities, and is included at no additional cost.
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Free
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space:
Yes
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space Cost:
Free
Wi-Fi In Guest Rooms:
Yes
Wi-Fi In Guest Rooms Cost:
Free
Onsite A/V Staff:
Yes
Food & Beverage:
Full service catering with a la carte and package pricing will make sure all of your conference guests are well nourished and energized during their meeting.
Must Use In-house Catering:
Yes
Cultural Catering Available:
Yes
Alcohol Permitted:
Yes
Can Bring Own Alcohol:
No
Complete Meeting Package:
Yes
Ropes Course / Team Building:
Yes
Phone:
602-978-7444
Event Space Available:
January
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Overnight Accommodations Available:
January
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April
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July
August
September
October
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Ideally Suited For:
Adult Social Event
Corporate Social Events
Expo/Competitions
Family Reunion
Leisure travel
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Youth Retreat/Camp




Event Spaces

Meeting RoomDescriptionsSquare Footage
Thunderbird Event Center (TEC)

14,000

Accommodations

Facility# of Rooms# of BedsRoom TypeBath TypeA/C
Deluxe Queen Guest Room Hotel Private yes

Catering

  • Chartwell's at Thunderbird Executive Inn & Conference Center
    You’ll love our customizable meeting and catering packages, which maximize your event value without exceeding your budget
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