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Thunder Valley Casino Resort

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1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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34 reviews
24 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have been to the casino before and enjoyed ourselves but had never stayed at the hotel before. We decided to stay onsite this visit as a early birthday gift to my wife (who was also visiting the spa). The room was ready when we arrived. It was spacious and modern with a king bed and a couch. The bathroom... More 

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

Good afternoon Shanola, We are pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your recent stay, and look forward to seeing you again soon! Warm Regards, Jordan C. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Always a memorable experience. Staff is fantastic. Rooms are very clean, beds are super comfortable. We usually eat at High Steaks Steakhouse, great service. We enjoy happy hour at the bar. I always order the mojito.

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

Good afternoon Angela R. Thank you for taking the time to tell us how enjoyable your experiences have been here at Thunder Valley. We look forward to seeing you for a mojito soon! Warm Regards, Jordan C. More 

Sacramento, California
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15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We live close by, but had out of town guests this summer with children. We decided to take advantage of the room special for two queen beds in order to take advantage of the use of the Coconut Pool for the kids and enjoy the large buffet afterwards. Despite the resorts use of the words "spa" and "resort", these descriptions... More 

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

Good afternoon MGD76, We really appreciate your candid comments and we thank you for taking the time to let us know how we could make your visit to Thunder Valley more enjoyable in the future. We have forwarded your concerns and areas of improvement to the appropriate departments, and certainly appreciate the feedback. Here at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, we... More 

Sacramento, California
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110 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love coming out here for concerts and comedy shows. Tonight I saw Jo Koy. It's an easy place to get in and out of. I would definitely recommend valet parking. I have not really eaten at the restaurants, the buffet line is always very long and it's a long wait.

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

Good afternoon Glenn S. We are elated to hear that you enjoy our concerts and comedy shows so much. We are showing Brian Regan this Friday, Russell Peters Friday July 24th, and George Lopez Friday August 21st. We hope to see you there! Best Wishes, Jordan C. More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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146 reviews
63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If I could rate this dump as a zero I would. Buffet tasted terrible and slot machines were super tight. When I visited it was during the weekday, so so busy. I asked for a comp and was declined because I didn't have enough rated play. Pros: plenty of parking Cons: food choices and slot machines that were tight. Go... More 

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

Good afternoon jasontraci2006, Thank you for letting us know about the negative experience you recently encountered here at Thunder Valley. Please know that this situation is an uncommon one, and we have passed on your concerns to the appropriate department manager for review. We hope to see you again soon. Best Regards, Jordan C. More 

San Jose, California
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hotel and their rooms are above and beyond what I expected. Every datail is first class, from the front desk to the Bath robes to the coffee makers! If you get a chance to stay there DO SO ! The rooms are spacious as are their bathrooms. My wife and I loved the whole experience of staying there.

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

Good Afternoon Ed S. Thank you for taking the time to inform us about your recent visit to Thunder Valley. We are elated to hear that you enjoyed your stay, and we hope to have you stay with us again in the near future. When you are ready to book your next reservation, please feel free to contact our Reservations... More 

Sacramento, California
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12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in Tuscany Suite- impressive, elegant, and restful. The room was clean and beautiful. It was my sister and bro-in-law's wedding anniversary, the housekeeping staff placed rose petals in their bed and chocolates with couples teddy bear. Awesome to the max! I will definitely stay here again.

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

Good morning 45mojo1969, Thank you for contacting Thunder Valley Casino Resort, Northern California’s premier AAA Four Diamond award-winning entertainment destination. We are elated to hear that you enjoyed your stay, and we hope to have you stay with us again in the near future. When you are ready to book your next reservation, please feel free to contact our Reservations... More 

Sacramento, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bought concert tix for July and tried to book a room. No rooms available online so I called and was told all rooms are "committed" for VIP guests due to concerts. This after she checked my club card. I said I am going to a concert. She said check back in July. I told her I wouldn't have bought concert... More 

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

Good morning Genuch, Thank you for contacting us regarding the availability of the hotel on the date you had purchased concert tickets for. I would like to learn more about the interaction you had with our team member. Please feel free to contact us at 916-408-7777, and ask the Reservationist to speak with Jordan. I look forward to speaking with... More 

Grass Valley, California
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24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great casino and the food choices are incredible. The pool and spa are great and they have great concerts all your long. The casino is better than reno or las Vegas. Its close by and a too notch resort. I highly recommend this place. The rooms are incredible.

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

Good afternoon rayjen3, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your most recent experiences here at Thunder Valley. We are elated to hear how much you enjoy the amenities we offer, and cannot wait to see you here for the Summer Concert Series! Best Regards, Jordan C. More 

Roseville, California
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26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Had a girls mini getaway at Thunder Valley and it was excellent! The rooms are incredibly comfortable - the beds amazing and the bath tub is to die for. We spent 2 nights and dined at High Steaks both nights. Also spent time out at the pool and rented a cabana. Service everywhere except the pool was impeccable. Would definitely... More 

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

Good afternoon amy4773, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent girl’s getaway. We are appreciative to have been the host for such an event, and are glad the overall experience was a memorable one. Until next time, Jordan C. More 

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