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Vail Mountain Resort

Top of Gondola One, Vail, CO 81658
+1 970-476-3600
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The best skiing in the world!

We've skied all over and Vail is a treat-- you could ski here for an entire season and not get... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Great Mountain

If you ski, you need to visit Vail. We just spent 5 days in Vail. Snow conditions were poor, but... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rich S
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Offering more than 5,289 acres of downhill and cross-country trails, Vail is considered one of the best all-around ski mountains in the world.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Top of Gondola One, Vail, CO 81658
+1 970-476-3600
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We've skied all over and Vail is a treat-- you could ski here for an entire season and not get bored. There is so much to see!

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you ski, you need to visit Vail. We just spent 5 days in Vail. Snow conditions were poor, but there is nothing Vail Resorts can do about that. Personally, I like Copper and Steamboat better, mainly due to the atmosphere. We plan to visit...More

Thank Rich S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would strongly advise against purchasing the Epic Pass in advance unless you are 1000% sure you are going to be able to take advantage of it. The resort touts the Pass Insurance as a safety measure in case something comes up with your job,...More

15  Thank rlillibr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stunning view with a perfect picture opportunities but we were very unprepared for such a drop in temp and increase in winds - my face was wind burnt after a 30 minute visit, go prepared to protect your skin!!

Thank stephanie h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just spent my Thanksgiving in Vail, and it's the worst vacation I have ever had. The snow condition was so terrible, and there was only one trail opening, and they still fully charged on that. We were staying in Marriott Vail which is a...More

Thank FradaQin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a getaway from the city like us from Miami in a comfortable Hotel this is the place..

1  Thank Letwin G
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Very much enjoyed our off season visit to Vail. Loved walking all around town including Vail Village, Ford Park, Betty Ford Alpine Gardens, and walking trails. The Lionshead area was a bit quiet given it was off season but the Vail Village had most everything...More

Thank BrianNJMA
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I worked for Vail Resorts for a winter as a lifty so I could ski, get paid and live in subsidized housing. I am a happy man for doing it. I learned to ski in 1967 in Garmisch, Germany. This was one of my best...More

Thank Rich M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I have skied Banff, Lake Louise, and Whistler/Blackcomb. I have skied Squaw, Northstar, and Heavenly. I have skied Sun Valley and Jackson Hole. I have skied Alta, Snowbird, Park City, Canyonlands, and Deer Valley. I have skied A-basin, Keystone, Copper, Breckenridge, Cooper, Aspen Mtn &...More

Thank frequntlyinahotel
Reviewed 11 October 2017

How could you not Love the mountains. This is a special place with a spectacular view. Great place to ski and hang out. Vail village is also one of our favorites

Thank Mary N
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25 November 2017|
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Response from mikefrommaine2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the person before me answered perfectly !!!
11 March 2017|
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Response from ronelay | Reviewed this property |
Temperatures in the 50's will not melt all the snow. Hopefully the lows will be in the 30's. The top of the mountain is 11,500 above sea level so it will be colder there than in town or at the base. Toward the end of the... More
Ana Maria B
6 March 2017|
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Response from J G | Reviewed this property |
We ski, don't snowboard and also we will be traveling to Central America those days .., Good luck with Vail prices !