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Thunder Valley Casino Resort

Hotwire.comUSD 204*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 204*
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olivehurst, ca.
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful Remodeled Rooms with Excellent hotel staff. The dining at The Buffet is very good with plenty of choices, each one is above average. We also enjoyed the Thunder cafe after spending time at the pool. I would recommend the Burgers to any serious Hamburger lover. Not a bad moment during the entire stay. The casino is quite Large with...

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

Good morning lompicojoe, We appreciate you taking the time to let us know how your recent visit with us was, and thank you for your kind words. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, and i would agree the hamburgers are quite good :) We hope to see you here again soon! Best wishes, Jordan...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Comfortable bed, exceptional room, and an overall great experience. Bell staff was very helpful, I brought my 5-year-old son with me and it was nice to know that the rooms were smoke-free. I also asked for a microwave which was available. I had to come for a work related visit which I decided to make a family visit also so...

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

Good morning Saira C, We are so pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your time here. We hope to see you out here for our Summer Concert Series! Best regards, Jordan C.

Pleasanton, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been coming up to Sacramento for past two months and have stayed at Hilton and Marriott properties but if you want the best room, price, excellent restaurants within the property, you need to go to Thunder Valley.

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

Good morning Scott T, We thank you and are thankful to be in comparison to Hilton and Marriott. We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you again here soon to enjoy yourself. Best wishes, Jordan C.

Carson City, Nevada, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful new rooms, although the old rooms were very nice. Still under construction so the windows are "wrapped" without view but they advise at time of booking. Very thoughtful with chocolate hammer and ear plugs (didn't need those) and convenient ice buckets and more. Always wonderful employees at the hotel. Very classy. Enjoyed the casino as well.

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

Good morning Brenda J, We are so pleased to hear that our construction did not disturb your stay. We are looking forward to its completion in early fall of this year as well. We hope to see you out here for our Summer Concert Series! Best regards, Jordan C.

Sparks, Nevada, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited because of a free room offer we got through our Vegas MLife player's card. We were unaware this place even existed. It's kind of off the beaten path but well worth finding. We were there during the week so missed any entertainment but the buffet and cafe food was very good and the room was exceptionally clean with...

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

Good morning Gary M, We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time spent with us here at Thunder Valley. We have Zotto memory foam mattresses in our rooms, and have a link available at thundervalleyresort.com/hotel/bedding for purchase. We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you again soon. Best Wishes, Jordan C.

Hanford, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stop with my husband to check the casino out. Very nice casino has lots of slots and table games. There are different kinds of restaurants along with the buffet. We had the lunch buffet (Cost $11.99, but with Senior Discount was $9.99). It is just a basic buffet nothing fancy, but everything I had was very good. We will need...

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

Good morning PurpleDancingqueen, We appreciate you taking the time to inform us about your last visit with us, and thank you for your kind words regarding our casino resort. Upon your next visit, if you have not already, please stop by our Rewards Center and sign up for a Thunder Rewards card and use it while playing to earn discounts...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Concerning the hotel, our non-smoking room was excellent. It was newly renovated, nicely appointed and very clean. The shower was very nice and the 2 queen-sized beds featured deluxe mattresses which were very comfortable. The price was very reasonable for a weekend stay. Checking in and out was handled efficiently by friendly personnel. I would rate the lunch buffet as...

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

Good afternoon Hank G, We thank you for taking the time to let us know how much you enjoyed the hotel, and also about how the filtration system was performing. We have passed it along to our Engineering Management team so they may review, and we trust this will not be an area of concern upon your next visit. We...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

It as a wonderful stay. The hotel staff were awesome, however, the casino staff needs a little work on their attitudes, friendliness, happiness, and excitement for patrons. The casino staff and wait staff are sparse. I have learned to always order 2 drinks at once because you will not see the wait staff again for an hour. If you win...

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

Good morning kristygiles, We thank you for taking the time to inform us about your perception of our Casino Team Members. We have passed them along to our Slot Management team for their review, and trust that this will not be an area of concern upon your next visit with us. Thank you again and we look forward to welcoming...

Vacaville, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

ThunderValley offers everything we look for. Incredible summer concerts, best quality rooms, great food, good Long Island iced teas, dancing at the club, lounging at their pool oasis, and gambling experience. You forget where you are and just have fun. Then when it is time to leave, the drive is very short and convenient. The best of all worlds.

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

Good afternoon jstewmo, We appreciate and thank you for your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you to enjoy one of our summer concerts with a long island iced tea! Best Wishes, Jordan C.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am a regular....meaning on average 1000 a week loss on slots. Presidential card holder,halfway to elite cardholder. My VIP host in over 2 years only once has camped me 50 in free play. I repeat only once. I have a good friend that spends about the same at cache creek, they alwAys comp him on average 200 a week...

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Jordan C, Vice President of Player Development at Thunder Valley Casino Resort, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to complete a trip review. It’s my understanding that you are receiving your regular offers by mail but feel that you should receive additional free play based on your play. Since play is a very personal, we’d like to have the opportunity to contact you directly to discuss your account further with...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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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: $263 - $741 (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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“They are in proccess of remodeling and expanding. The newly remodeled rooms are Great!”
lompicojoe, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“There is major remodelling underway and the windows have a translucent film on them to keep workers from peeping in.”
690GaryM, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a new or newly renovated room. Check the casino's smoke filtering system if you're at all sensitive to smoke.”
533hankg, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Choose the north side of the hotel for a view of the fields vs. a view of the dump. The top 2 floors have floor to ceiling windows.”
kristygiles, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Try the room service, the quality of food is amazing.”
jstewmo, 16 May 2017 | Read review
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