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Vacaville, California, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go to Thunder Valley Hotel and Casino to enjoy the beautiful hotel and Casino. I try to make a Spa appointment for a message. I have never been disappointed. The massage Therapist ( Judith) if fantastic. The restaurants and good and the casino, hotel rooms and restaurants are clean and offer a variety. We love Thunder Valley Hotel and...

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

Good afternoon Susan S, We thank you so much for your kind words regarding our Team Member Judith. We will be passing them along to her Manager, and we look forward to welcoming you again here soon! Best wishes, Jordan C.

Reviewed 14 March 2017

The rooms are gorgeous and super comfy! Seriously, the most beautiful hotel room in this class that I've seen at any other casino...and I've stayed at plenty! Casino is smoky but nice and open. One of the best buffets around. :-) The only bad thing is, it does seem like the slots here have tightened up lately.

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

Good afternoon Jacqueline S, We thank you for your comments regarding our slot machines and their payouts. We have passed them along to our Management team so they may be aware of our guest perceptions. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay in our hotel, and look forward to welcoming you again here in the near...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I had a very positive experience. Staff is very warm and pleasant. Very safe and have both self and valet parking . Exciting and fun.. Great entertainment. Golf nearby. Awesome buffet and food court. If you like a variety of games and table fun. This is the place. Lots of parking.

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

Good afternoon bije484, We thank you for your kind words regarding our amenities here at Thunder Valley. We hope to see you out at Whitney Oaks as the weather continues to improve, and thank you again for choosing Thunder Valley! Best wishes, Jordan C.

Citrus Heights, California
Reviewed 14 March 2017

we stay there every often and enjoy our stay it is close so we can stay there after the game, Enjoy are stay relax and have a few drinks and gamble.every one is so nice and they make sure we have a great time.

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

Good afternoon shirleyowen1, We are so pleased to hear that you enjoy your time spent here at Thunder Valley, and thank you for your kind words regarding our Team Members. They truly are what helps make Thunder Valley the #1 gaming destination in Northern California. We look forward to welcoming you again here in the near future. Best wishes, Jordan...

Newcastle, California
Reviewed 13 March 2017

If you want a fun concert experience, catch a performance at the Thunder Valley Amphitheater this season! It is an open-air venue with seating directly in front of the stage, bleacher seating at the back of the venue, and VIP seating to the side of the main stage (back-stage seating). There are plenty of bars and food venues within the...

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

Good afternoon Lyons8633, We thank you for your kind words regarding our outdoor amphitheater. We have a great line up planned for 2017, so watch your e mail for our newest releases! We look forward to seeing you out here this Summer. Best wishes, Jordan C.

Sonoma, California
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Lobby worthy of great hotels. Check in staff get a 10 for 10 e.g. fast, knowledgeable , courteous.. Room large and beautifully appointed, Bed sucked. The touted Zotto mattress was uncomfortable. I tried both sides with the same result. The blue refrigerator temperature light is about 25 watts and woke me up. A towel over it solved the problem

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

Good afternoon bob n, We thank you for your review of our property, and can certainly appreciate your take on our newly renovated room amenities. We have passed along your comments to our Management team for their review, and trust that this will not be an area of concern in the future. We look forward to welcoming you again soon....

Antioch, Tennessee
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I love "THUNDER VALLEY CASINO". It's the only casino that I go to. I enjoy playing slot machines even I don't win. The rooms and suites are so nice. I feel like a winner. We love dining at the cafe. Nice server & excellent food. Buffet is also a plus.

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

Good afternoon inamopera, We are pleased to hear that you enjoy dining at the cafe, and hope that you have taken advantage of our pizza oven, which is turning out some great pies! We look forward to welcoming you again here soon to enjoy yourself. Best wishes, Jordan C.

San Jose, California
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The Staff, the accommodations, the casino are all EXCELLENT. Why anyone would choose Las Vegas over Thunder Valley (except for the legalities in effect that prevent dice tables, baffles us! You can rest assured that your stay here will be PERFECT!

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

Good afternoon mptrsn, We are so pleased to hear that we were able to meet, if not exceed your expectations during your recent visit with us. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Best Regards, Jordan C.

Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Hotel room was really nice and huge. Workout facility was well equipped and bigger than most hotels have. Dinner at the Steakhouse was fantastic. The happy hour in the bar offers lots of appetizers and drinks half price. The bacon wrapped shrimp were unique and exceptionally good.

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

Good afternoon KDRaknm, Thank you for your kind words regarding our amenities offered here at Thunder Valley. We look forward to welcoming you again soon, and I agree with you on the bacon wrapped shrimp! Best wishes, Jordan C.

Reviewed 7 March 2017

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.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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: $266 - $668 (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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“Thunder is being renovated right now, so the views are obstructed, but all rooms are going to be great.”
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