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Vail Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Vail

Planning a ski trip to Vail? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Vail stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Vail review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.
  • 3.9

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.6
  • Intermediate
  • 4.2
  • Expert
  • 4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 4
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • Aprés Ski
  • 3.8
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Overall Value
  • 3.5

181 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (112)
  • 61
  • 4 Star Reviews (32)
  • 17
  • 3 Star Reviews (15)
  • 8
  • 2 Star Reviews (9)
  • 4
  • 1 Star Reviews (13)
  • 7

Helpful Highlights:

I lived in Vail for five years and learned how to snowboard here. The terrain is great and there is quite a bit of variety. I personally like Blue/Black c...

  • 3.9

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  • christineloredo (29th December 2009)

    You just cannot beat the skiing and ambiance at Vail. I love the back bowls and the tree skiing here. Even though it is crowded at the base lifts, you can a...

  • Andrew (14th December 2009)

    Overall an incredible mountain. Expensive parking somewhat of a turnoff, but it is covered and convenient. The Back Bowls and Blue Sky Basin are AWESOME! ...

  • John Sherwood ( 8th December 2009)

    Just came back from a week in Vail - even though there wasn't much snow, it was the best skiing I've had since last season (first trip this year). Of cours...

  • A. cooper (30th November 2009)

    Hard to beat this grand dame of US skiing!! Big terrian , deep snow, unbeatable veiws! I should state that I go to any hill for the skiing first and foremo...

  • jason (25th November 2009)

    Vail is another one of those places where you should go when you are a good skier/ snowboarder that way you will get the most out of the resort. try to avoi...

  • Steve (27th October 2009)

    We went to Colorado in December of 2008 and visited Breckenridge, Keystone, and Vail. Without a doubt, Vail is the superior resort. My wife and I boarded ...

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