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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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  • anonymous_user (18th January 2008)

    Vail is overpriced and full of pretentious snobs that either a) have a tons of money and think that normal rules don't apply to them or b) are the hot dogs ...

  • anonymous_user (24th November 2007)

    Sorry I just had to post to say the Nov 17th Poster is on crack. After reading the post I was certain it was a PR ad from Vail Inc. The poster lists mostly ...

  • anonymous_user (23rd October 2007)

    To begin with,I am a East Coast Skier,who has been trained over the last 30 years to ski ice,crud,rocks pack snow and every thing in between.On the east coa...

  • anonymous_user (20th March 2007)

    Vail is the Orlando of skiing. I've had many great days at Vail and it offers a lot for everyone but it is often overly crowded from the parking decks t...

  • anonymous_user (16th January 2007)

    I must say that after reading these reviews, I'm convinced that people have grown to completely accept long lines and crowded runs. Yes, Vail has great var...

  • anonymous_user (14th November 2006)

    So crowded there are traffic lights on the hill (actually they are for lift lines)! Obscene crowds though. And the famed back bowls are flat. Ugh......

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