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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

184 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (112)
  • 60
  • 4 Star Reviews (33)
  • 17
  • 3 Star Reviews (17)
  • 9
  • 2 Star Reviews (9)
  • 4
  • 1 Star Reviews (13)
  • 7

Helpful Highlights:

My wife and I have been skiing at Vail for 25 years...it is now become too expensive...competitive resorts can be a better overall value...

  • 3.9

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  • Adye (15th March 2009)

    I went to Vail for two days at the end of February. It was not even close to enough time. This place is amazing and HUGE. Everything the other reviewers say...

  • smk1945 (11th March 2009)

    If you don't ski the back bowls, there isn't anything truly special about Vail, so why pay the prices, suffer the inconveniences, and fight the front side c...

  • Craig ( 5th March 2009)

    I was fortunate enough to get a fresh dump of snow on Friday, February 27th, while I was in town. It was bloody cold with high winds but I was grateful for...

  • RICK STEPHENS (26th February 2009)

    Village is great lots of apres ski spots and shopping. Nastar course is one of the top two of seven I've skied, with it's own lift in the area. Good for a...

  • Bill (23rd February 2009)

    We were at Vail over Christmas break and had fresh snow 8 of 10 days! The back bowls and basin were not very crowded and seem to be the place to avoid lines...

  • Ian-England (22nd February 2009)

    We stayed in Frisco, Summit County and travelled to a different resort each day, so this review is about day skiing, not night life. It started with $20 to...

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