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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Front desk clerk named Elizabeth was very polite. She explained to us all the amenities of the hotel, when we get to the room, there were 2 queen size beds with clean down comforters and down pillows. Very comfortable. The room was big, wi fi was strong and most important bathroom was very clean. The only bad experience we had...

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

Good afternoon gnbamba, We appreciate you bringing to our attention that the construction was audible during your stay, and sincerely apologize that it impacted your stay. We trust that this will not be an area of concern in your next stay with us. We thank you for your kind words regarding our Front Desk Team Member Elizabeth and that she...

Reviewed 2 October 2016

Thunder Valley was recommended to us as a hotel with nice accommodations for guests at our daughter's wedding being held nearby. I made reservations for both myself and my husband, and our daughter and new husband for their wedding night. I have been to many hotels and casino's, and this was by far the cleanest, well-kept I have ever seen....

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

Good afternoon Kelly C, We thank you for choosing us to share in your daughter's special day, and are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us here at Thunder Valley. We trust that we will see you again to enjoy yourselves. Best Wishes, Jordan C.

Oakley, California
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We visit TV about every 6-8 weeks. Room service is amazing and we feel like Queen for a Day when that table comes rolling in. It is a beautiful casino and the staff go out of their way to help you have a great time. They could use a few more drink servers or better yet, they could bring back...

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

Good afternoon mromiti2016, We thank you for your kind words regarding the amenities we offer here at Thunder Valley. We are looking forward to welcoming you here again soon to enjoy yourselves. Best Wishes, Jordan C.

Reviewed 25 September 2016

Attended a wonderful concert over the weekend featuring Smokey Robinson. The concert venue was outside on a beautiful night that required no jacket. Smokey still has it and puts on a great show. I wish I could say the same for the venue seats sold as "stage" seating. Take my advice and save your money. The ticket costs $180 and...

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

Hello Iris, Thank you for sharing your insights on attending one of our Summer Concert Series events. You are right, Smokey Robinson delivered an outstanding show. We regret that your stage seats fell below expectations. This is the second year we have offered these limited seats right on the stage, and feedback has been quite positive. We will be looking...

Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice rooms, lots of space and very comfortable. Only complaint about the rooms is the windows are covered due to construction. The Steak House was excellent, food was wonderful. Enjoyed the show with the Oakridge Boys.

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

Good afternoon jackiesE4597TO, Thank you for taking the time to inform us about your most recent visit with us. We are looking forward to sharing our updates and renovations with you, which are expected to complete around fall of 2017. We look forward to welcoming you again here soon. Jordan C.

Vacaville, California
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Love this Hotel & Casino ! 1hr. from where we live in Vacaville.Beats Cashe Creek for everything ! Suites are beautiful and large including a Jetted Tub and 2 bathrooms.. All amenities are included.Pool is Fantastic ! Unfortunatly It is only open a few months during Summer (wish it would stay open May through Oct.). Never ever had an unpleasant...

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

Good afternoon Gary B, Thank you for taking the time to inform us about your most recent visit. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoy your time spent with us here at Thunder Valley, and we enjoy having you as a guest as well. We look forward to welcoming you again here soon to enjoy the pool before...

San Jose
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stayed here for one night and their rooms are LARGE with a lot of amenities like robes, coffee maker, shampoo/conditioner, mouth wash etc. What impressed us the most was the customer service that we received from everyone. Front desk, bellmen, parking attendants, everyone was very friendly, they must have loved their jobs. We also won on the slot machines!...

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

Good afternoon Veronica J, We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your most recent visit with us at Thunder Valley. We will pass along the positive experience you had with our Hotel Team Members to our Hotel Management team, and we look forward to welcoming you again here soon. Best wishes, Jordan C.

Napa, California
Reviewed 2 September 2016

This is second time staying in the suite rooms. They are beautiful and well worth the hour and a half I travel to get into one. My favorite meal in the steakhouse is so good. Had a problem with my meal not arriving in a timely manner, and my waitress Ashley was right on it checking with kitchen staff. The...

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

Good afternoon elainep036, Thank you for taking the time to inform us about your most recent visit with us here at Thunder Valley. We are pleased to hear that they were able to rectify the situation to your liking, and we will pass along the positive comments to our High Steaks Management team. We look forward to welcoming you again...

Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at the hotel and casino at least a dozen times and it's always been a relaxing experience. The rooms are very spacious and casino is clean. The staff is helpful and the food options are vast. They have a lot of restaurant / dining options and the prices are reasonable. Make sure you sign up for the...

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

Good afternoon Ron H, We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time spent with us here at Thunder Valley. We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you again here for a concert soon, as our Summer Concert Series concludes October 1st with Frankie Valli and Olivia Newton John! Best wishes, Jordan C.

Reviewed 1 September 2016

We were really impressed with the rooms, the air in the casino wasn't very smokey and the pool area was amazing! We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and are happy we decided to spend the weekend there!!!!

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

Good afternoon Josephine W, We thank you for choosing Thunder Valley for your mother and daughter weekend, and we look forward to welcoming the two of you again soon. We hope that you will be able to take advantage of the pool again before it closes for the season on October 9th. Best Wishes, 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
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  • 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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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: $264 - $653 (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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“Rooms are very nice, but if you can afford the Provence suite I would definitely recommend it.”
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“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”
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“They are all very comfortable, spacious and well maintained.”
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“Rooms away from the casino are quieter.”
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