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Villa Olivia Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Villa Olivia

Planning a ski trip to Villa Olivia? 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 Villa Olivia 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 Villa Olivia review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.
  • 3.1

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
  • 4
  • Intermediate
  • 3.2
  • Expert
  • 2.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2.6
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.8
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.2
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.3
  • Overall Value
  • 3.9

23 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (9)
  • 39
  • 4 Star Reviews (3)
  • 13
  • 3 Star Reviews (0)
  • 0
  • 2 Star Reviews (7)
  • 30
  • 1 Star Reviews (4)
  • 17

Helpful Highlights:

Villa Olivia is a tiny hidden gem. Those looking to introduce family and friends to winter sports have a great facility right in their backyard. Those tha...

  • 3.1

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  • wolfman (21st December 2009)

    I've taken all my kids here and Four Lakes to learn how to ski or snowboard. The pic is of my 16mo. old skiing for the first time!...

  • Jun ( 2nd March 2009)

    We just skied on February 21, 2009 which was Saturday during another snow storm for the Midwest. Lockers room and where you get your rental equipments are s...

  • J (23rd February 2009)

    $30 for a ticket here is ridiculous!! It was very small, really icy, and the kids with us did not enjoy it at all unfortunately. We only stayed for a co...

  • istink (13th February 2009)

    Not a bad hill for being so close to home, but WAY overpriced, so I take a little longer ride to WI. Staff is not very friendly. Tow Ropes are the worse. ...

  • Jun (29th January 2009)

    This is a place nearby our home, great for beginners with their bunny slope and intermediate hills, I just taught skiing to a few of my friends this year Ja...

  • Kevin (25th December 2008)

    The place is not too bad being that its close to home in Chicago. Cant expect much but could be better. The runs are short and there are only a few o...

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