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Thunder Valley Casino

1200 Athens Ave., Lincoln, CA 95648
+1 916-408-7777
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Fun Slot Machines

There a lot of fun video slot machines, as well as the traditional reel machines. Appreciate the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Diane M
Dublin, CA
A better alternative

I travel for work and like to play in Poker Tournaments. In years past I would stay at the local... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Franklin, Wisconsin
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Thunder Valley Casino Resort is among the elite ranks of AAA Four Diamond award-winning resort destinations in Northern California. With over 2500 Vegas style slot machines, 110 table games, a fabulous Poker Room with room for 240 players, 14 unique restaurants & bars, headline entertainment, and 300 stunning hotel rooms starting at just $99, this is the luxury resort experience you've always wanted. Live out loud - at Thunder Valley! Thunder Rewards - Your Thunder Rewards card is your key to fantastic rewards. Stay at our hotel, earn comps. Get a massage, earn comps. Win big, earn comps. Fill the plate - you guessed - earn comps. From the destination that surrounds you in excitement and luxury, we bring you the card that goes full circle.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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“slot games” (4 reviews)
“great casino” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
1200 Athens Ave., Lincoln, CA 95648
+1 916-408-7777
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There a lot of fun video slot machines, as well as the traditional reel machines. Appreciate the non smoking slot rooms. They do not have KENO however, which disappointed me. The Buffet is very good. Service is very good as well.

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 4 days ago

I travel for work and like to play in Poker Tournaments. In years past I would stay at the local Holiday Inn Express or something similar and find a local poker tournament, usually up to 1 hour away. I learned if a Casino had a...More

Thank Rdsxfan
Reviewed 4 days ago

I live about 5 minutes from thunder valley Casino. The Casino game area is huge and clean. Lots of slots ,tables, food, entertainment and super outdoor concert series. The Lincoln , Roseville and Rocklin area has grown with other nearby great venues to attend like...More

Thank Albert J
Reviewed 5 days ago

As with most casino some machines are loose others very tight. Good variety of games from .20 to high stakes. Waitress service is very very slow and in some areas never come around.

Thank Phoenixx06
Reviewed 1 week ago

VMC provided a good air conditioned charter bus ride to Thunder Valley casino. It's 2 1/2 hrs from San Jose to just north of Roseville off of Rt 80. Once there we were given money to gamble with on their players card and a voucher...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the hotel rooms, wish more slot machines. I travel one and a half hours to get there. Wish closer

1  Thank elainep036
Reviewed 1 week ago

I go to the buffet on Wednesday evening at least once a month. The 50% senior discount that night makes it well worth it. I like that I can try small portions of lots of items rather than committing to one entree. The desserts look...More

Thank 328ekg
Reviewed 1 week ago

I choose the slots, lots of choices. I like the card games. A little thinking involved. Smoking & nonsmoking areas. Did I win? On and off for 4 he's. Bottom line? $37/50 to the good.

1  Thank MsHuny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to see Theresa Caputo's Live Experience. The hotel we stayed at said the casino has a free shuttle. It showed up and was full before all those at our hotel were onboard. The driver said there would be another shuttle a full hour later....More

Thank MaNPaM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our RV broke down and we found ourselves at the Thunder Valley hotel. While temperatures outside soared toward 115 degrees, inside we were cool and entertained. The room was large, done in a minimalist style. The bathroom was nice with plenty of space and a...More

1  Thank Ali Z
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Questions & Answers
24 February 2017|
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Response from hooipo | Reviewed this property |
Call the hotel. We drove from the Central Valley, CA to Lincoln.
Nasha w
9 March 2016|
Response from ThunderValley | Property representative |
Hi Nasha, free play is based on play. If you have any questions about your account please feel free to call our Rewards Center at (877) 468-8777.