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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Thunder Valley one time and we were very impressed with the hotel accommodation. The employees were very polite and helpful. KUDOS to the Thunder Valley Hotel Management! We totally enjoyed our stay! Thank you very much!

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Jordan C, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon Amy S, We thank you for taking time to let us know how much you enjoyed your recent stay with us. We are so pleased too hear that you found our Team Members to meet, if not exceed your expectations. We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you again soon. Best Regards, Jordan C.

California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Thunder Valley! The Comps are the best in all of California, even Reno. The rooms and suites are beautiful and Mr. Clean CLEAN.. Try the Red Lantern for dinner. The best Chinese Food ever. Illusions Bar half of drink and appetizers are incredible. Thank you Michael for making our last trip SUPER SPECIAL.. Can't wait to go back....

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Jordan C, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon Peggie2000, We thank you for your kind words regarding our amenities we offer here at Thunder Valley, and are so pleased to hear that Michael made such a lasting impression. We look forward to welcoming you again soon to enjoy yourself. Best wishes, Jordan C.

Antelope, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are always pleased with our experience at the Thunder Valley Resort. The food is great, especially Panda Express, and the staff is very helpful and friendly. The new machines are interesting. We will be back.

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Jordan C, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon pscully7, Thank you for taking the time to let us know how much you enjoyed your recent visit with us. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the new machines we have added, and look forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Best Regards, Jordan C.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I find Thunder to have kindness employees. I enjoy my visits everytime I go there. The best part is knowing they look out for me. Thunder is the only Hotel and Casino I truly enjoy,and yes I have visited some others. Thunder is my home away from home. Stephen the best cake designer as well as taste. He works with...

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Jordan C, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon st0rmee, We thank you for your kind words regarding our Team Members! I agree Chef Stephen creates some beautiful, wonderfully tasting cakes. We are so pleased to hear that you feel safe while visiting us, and cannot wait to welcome you again. Best wishes, Jordan C.

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thunder Valley is a great resort. Love their slot machines and food court. The rooms are very nice love it and comfortable. Beds are very comfortable live all the amenities in the room. Always very clean. I have stayed there many times.

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Jordan C, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon Wimpy5, We thank you for continuing to choose Thunder Valley and we are so pleased to hear that you enjoy yourself while here! We look forward to welcoming you again here soon. Best Wishes, Jordan C.

Burlingame, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love to be at Thunder Valley. Beautiful and always treated with such respect and kindness. It's a gambling establishment, so not a place for children. Gorgeous pool area with cabana's, outside bar, spa and gift shops.

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Jordan C, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, responded to this review

Good morning shoetoe32, We are so pleased to hear that your time spent at Thunder Valley has been enjoyable. we look forward to welcoming you when the pool re-opens later in the Spring! Best wishes, Jordan C.

California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some friends invited me to a concert here so we decided to stay overnight. Having never been, I was excited to see all of the TA positive reviews. Parked my car, entered the casino & was bowled over by the disgusting cigarette smell --wow! Worse than any Las Vegas casino I've ever been in! Down right disgusting! Managed to find...

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Jordan C, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon theresaw, Thank you for taking the time to review our property and we appreciate your candid comments. We were of course disappointed that we did not exceed your expectations but your feedback allows us the opportunity to explore ways of better improving our guests’ experiences. We do have an amazing lineup planned for the Summer Concert series and...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All we can say is Thunder Valley has the best customer service around! We always feel welcome and taken care of! No matter where you eat in the casino, the food is always delicious! They always go out of their way to make sure you are comfortable!

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Jordan C, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon Kateb8671ui, We sincerely thank you for your kind words regarding our Team Members here at Thunder Valley, and are so pleased to hear they have made a lasting impression. We look forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Best wishes, Jordan C.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent rating with regards to location, service, staff, cleanliness, food! I have recommended Thunder Valley to friends and family. I brought my daughter this time. We are looking forward to another stay after we come back from our Korea vacation in March. I wish you will be small dog friendly like some hotels in Reno and Las Vegas.

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Jordan C, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon Raceli C, We thank you for your kind words regarding our Team Members and the amenities offered here at Thunder Valley. We look forward to welcoming you again in March, and wish you safe travels to and from Korea. Best regards, Jordan C.

Pittsburg, California, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great experience at a good resort area. The suite is very luxurious and welcoming. Had a great time soaking in the in-suite Jacuzzi tub and very good breakfast in room. I don't mind coming back to this suite on the 17th floor every time. Just hope I will be given the same accommodation in the future.

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Jordan C, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon Rene A, We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent accommodations in our suite on the 17th floor! We look forward to welcoming you again here in the near future. Best regards, Jordan C.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thunder Valley Casino Resort is a AAA Four Diamond award-winning casino and resort located in Lincoln, California, 30 miles east of Sacramento. It is owned by the United Auburn Indian Community and opened in June 2003. Thunder Valley Casino Resort features a 250,000-square-foot Las Vegas-style casino, offering over 2,500 slot and video machines, 100 table games (including Blackjack, Baccarat, California Craps, Mystery Card Roulette, and Pai Gow) and a live Poker Room which accommodates more than 250 players. The casino regularly holds major promotions and special events including drawings, cash prizes, and tournaments. The expansion completed in June 2010 includes a 17-story luxury hotel with 297 rooms, 40 suites, a full amenity Spa, gift shop and boutique. The resort boasts 14 restaurants and bars, as well as Pano Hall, a large banquet and entertainment center with a capacity of up to 900 guests. The outdoor pool offers a tropical setting with cushioned chaise lounges, private cabanas and Coconut Bar. The highly popular Summer Concert Series outdoor amphitheater seats over 5,000 while attracting major headliners. Additionally, Thunder Valley acquired Whitney Oaks Golf Club, a championship 18-hole course just 15 minutes away in Rocklin. Renovation Underway Construction is currently taking place on our expansion and renovation project! In addition to adding 111 new luxury rooms and suites, we are completely renovating all existing 297 rooms. We expect to complete the project by Fall 2017. We're working hard to minimize the noise and intrusion, with most work taking place during non-peak periods and minimal guest interruption. During this time our windows have had an opaque film placed on them to obscure your view so as to protect your privacy as scaffolding has been erected outside your window to complete work on the exterior of the building. For your safety, please use caution when approaching work zones. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience, and thank you for your understanding. We're excited to show off our "new look" with upgraded technology, including charging ports and our new Guest-Tek interactive entertainment system. Soon, our guests will enjoy more of an unprecedented luxury resort experience than ever before! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thunder Valley Casino Resort

Address: 1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
Region: United States > California > Lincoln
Price Range: $263 - $711 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thunder Valley Casino Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 297
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Thunder Valley Hotel Lincoln
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“Rooms are very nice, but if you can afford the Provence suite I would definitely recommend it.”
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  • Living room and wet bar
 of 5 bubbles 610fabiolam, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If possible choose a room on the higher floors...13 and up. The beds tend to be less slept on and more comfy.”
 of 5 bubbles jacquelines768, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Stay in contact with hotel if you plan to arrive late. Upper floors are very nice”
 of 5 bubbles bije484, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“They are all very comfortable, spacious and well maintained.”
 of 5 bubbles mptrsn, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms away from the casino are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles amysA973II, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
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