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Oakley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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... More 

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Thank Iris S
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... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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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Vacaville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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... More 

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Thank Gary B
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... More 

San Jose
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38 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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!... More 

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Thank Veronica J
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. More 

Napa, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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... More 

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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... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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... More 

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Thank Ron H
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. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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Thank Josephine W
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. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun lots of fun tooms are nice casino is good food it good very convenient has that uppy high end feel rooms are clean and comfy. Tub and shower and bathroom separate rooms coffe maker in room fridge too. Very nice beds comfy. Sofa in room we had. Good place fat burger in casino. A must on the west coast..room... More 

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

Good afternoon Crissey C, 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 you enjoyed the amenities we offer while staying with us, and would like to take the time to let you know that unfortunately we are not able to give away... More 

Auburn, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms are fabulous. ..I love the big sunken tub. The toilet is in its own room with a phone. The rooms are big and offer a small fridge. If you do room service it's quick and they have ginger ale on the menu. Love it.

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Thank Nikki129
Jordan C, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon Nikki129, We thank you for taking the time to inform us about your most recent visit. We look forward to welcoming you again to experience our remodeled rooms, which are set to be available early Fall, and look forward to hearing your thoughts. Best wishes, Jordan C. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • 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
Location: United States > California > Lincoln
Price Range: $193 - $345 (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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