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Breuil-Cervinia Ski Area

Piazzale Funivie, 11021 Breuil-Cervinia, Italy
+39 0166 944311
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Meravigliose, enormi e.. sempre innevate

An authentic revelation! Miles and miles of varied, wide and perfectly beaten ski tracks, you can... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Antonio S
Wonderful trip up on a cable car

Though we weren't skiing it was really great to go to the top for the views and to watch others on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
TandRtravellers
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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An infinite snowy area that begins at 1,524 metres, in Valtournenche, embraces Breuil-Cervinia, rises up to 3,480 metres of Plateau Rosà, touches the 4,000 m peak of Piccolo Cervino, climbes up to 4,478 m to the top of the Cervino. An area where the infinite snow continues on the Swiss side to Zermatt. An area where the snow is the setting of sport, holidays and fun. The tourism vocation of Breuil-Cervinia Valtournenche had it’s beginning more than two hundred years ago. Excursionists and academics were the pioneers of a tourism that united sport, scientific study and intellectual exchange. In 1936, a new Breuil-Cervinia was created. The construction of the first cable car was a cutting-edge work of engineering excellence. The Hotel Gran Baita situated at the foot of the slopes, with the cable car departure station annexed to it, anticipates by over half a century the concept of an integral complex for skiing. Breuil-Cervinia became the Queen of the snow. From sport to cinema, politics and commerce, those who count meet here. Innovation, in Breuil-Cervinia Valtournenche, is the key word. New ways to practice sport, new ways to enjoy a holiday, new services to allow more free time. The technology is not limited to the rapid lift systems, but also to the territorial fibre optic network that allows the information to be transmitted in real time. Time and space dimensions have changed thanks to the e-skipass, to the keycard and to the hotel reservation system via the internet. 350 thousands web navigators every month visiting the site to check out the webcams, weather reports, lift status and snow conditions. In Breuil-Cervinia Valtournenche, collaboration between the operators in the area guarantees guests quality and state of the art solutions.
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Piazzale Funivie, 11021 Breuil-Cervinia, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An authentic revelation! Miles and miles of varied, wide and perfectly beaten ski tracks, you can spend here a week without ever having the same track twice. Fantastic and safe lifts. Truly the skiers' paradise. Considered how little snowfall now on the Dolomites the future...More

Thank Antonio S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Though we weren't skiing it was really great to go to the top for the views and to watch others on the glacier. A clear day meant really excellent views of the Matterhorn

Thank TandRtravellers
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent opportunity to summer ski high on the Plateau Rosa glacier at 3500m. Very friendly and helpful locals made the trip a real pleasure. Town small but charming. Selection of summer activities including walking, climbing, mountain biking, paragliding and riding. Blue lagoon very pretty with...More

Thank Noni1796
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This was my first time boarding on an actual mountain and it was great! I felt that there were slopes for all levels even those like myself who are not very confident.

1  Thank Smith_0626
Reviewed 5 June 2017

fantastic ski resort, great cheap eats in the italy side pasta pizza etc, and good pistes as well. can easily do a day trip over to zermatt to see the famous Matterhorn and for some larger and wide piste action (go my speed record)

Thank thd007
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Breuil-Cervinia Valtournenche Zermatt area is one of the largest in the Alps, with a varied domaine skiable - beyond compare in my opinion. Ski runs are offering you the chance to ski all day without ever repeating the same run twice, alternating easier runs with...More

1  Thank olivia p
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Go to cervinia and stay! You can take a trip to zermatt also. But cervinia is better. I think😀. A lot of restaurants also.

1  Thank Eva66_13
Reviewed 14 May 2017

The last week of the ski season in april 2017 saw temperatures from 18 to -9 degrees. the ski lift was closed one day due to wind, the saturday was like peak season, everyone came to ski with promotion tents, music and loads of skiers,...More

1  Thank lizabetNL
Reviewed 13 May 2017

It is a good,nice and comfortable hotel. Also very clean,with nice and friendly staff! Great location for the slopes and town centre. evening meals excellent! Very good breakfast, very good coffee!!! And the staff is very friendly and kind with late risers...like us! Thank you...More

Thank Julliana
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I was impressed about Breuil-Cervinka Ski Area. A network of slopes connects Breuil-Cervinia to Swiss. Large slops and medium to difficult level. A lot of Chalets for a short break and the view is unique. I will be back for summer to try the glaciers....More

Thank Roxana Elena N
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Susan F
2 December 2016|
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Response from Patricia W | Reviewed this property |
Great ski rental with Marco near the Cretaz lift. You can leave equipment there too and all is heated. Car rental from Milan no problem. Takes about just under 3 hours to drive to Cevinia. There is also a bus service 2 or 3... More
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stav c
15 November 2016|
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Response from Davide S | Reviewed this property |
Hello, The first week is usually less busy (excepting the New Year Eve, when the village is packed), but there isn't such a big difference. Anyway, Cervina has been already blessed by a good amount of snow this year and... More
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10 November 2016|
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
Cervinia has much better access to the slopes and more choice in restaurants.
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