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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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  • ranpyon (20th July 2011)

    We had spent 2 days at Breckenridge and then headed to Vail on our third day. Boy did we wish we went to Vail first. The lines were reasonable and the gon...

  • sampanning (17th April 2011)

    I would be lying if I told you that I didn't have the highest expectations coming to Vail. When I compare my experience at Vail to my times at places like S...

  • govey80 (24th February 2011)

    Vail is notorious for being both massive and decadent. Both descriptions are accurate, but not in a positive way. Vail is expansive and seems to go on for...

  • wolfman (21st November 2010)

    Vail is Vail, the women love it but for a boys trip..maybe not. a lot of traversing if you are a snowboarder too. the nightlife is great as is the food. ...

  • Alex (10th November 2010)

    Although this resort is huge and had a lot of terrain, the only part of the resort I found to be worth noting was Blue Sky Basin. I basically spent most of ...

  • Connor ( 7th November 2010)

    Ok there are so many things that are great about this mountain and so many things that are bad. First of all the place is huge. The back bowls were amazin...

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