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. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.6
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.7
  • Nightlife
  • 2.6

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 52%
  • Beginner
  • 81%
  • Families
  • 71%
  • Intermediate
  • 48%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 48%
  • Advanced
  • 29%

Helpful Highlights:

Tow ropes are terrible and 1 chair lift that cost $30 for night ticket and $40 on weekends too expensive. 30 min extra drive to Alpine for about the same pr...

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  • 5

    Ski Resort with tubing to skiing to snowboarding

    by saludares - 26th February 2012

    Pros: Nice slopes for tubing, skiing, snowboarding

    Cons: Need upgrade facility, lack of restrooms.

    Its a great place to learn skiing, snowboarding, and tubing. It has most beginners to intermediate slopes. Need to add some nearby restrooms all around the ... Full review

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  • 5

    Ski Resort with tubing to skiing to snowboarding

    by saludares - 26th February 2012

    Pros: Nice slopes for tubing, skiing, snowboarding

    Cons: Need upgrade facility, lack of restrooms.

    Its a great place to learn skiing, snowboarding, and tubing. It has most beginners to intermediate slopes. Need to add some nearby restrooms all around the ... Full review

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  • 5

    Brand New Quad Chairlift with foot rest

    by saludares - 15th January 2012

    Pros: Installed a brand new quad chairlift with a cage foot rest

    Cons: Short runs

    This facility is now owned by the park district of the city of Bartlett, IL. If you are a resident of this city, they give you a lift ticket discount. At th... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Learning Resort for Snowboarding and Skiing

    by saludares - 18th February 2011

    Pros: Enough length of runs for beginners

    Cons: Need some upgrades like magic carpets.

    Good enough length of beginners runs for those who are willing to learn snowboarding and skiing. The resort need some magic carpets though just like other r... Full review

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  • 5

    Great ski resorts for snowboard and ski practice

    by saludares - 25th January 2012

    Pros: Great for snowboard ski practices

    Cons: a little overpriced

    I keep practicing my snowboarding and skiing skills on this resort every time we have a big snow storm because this resort can really accumulate great amoun... Full review

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  • 5

    Great place to learn

    by saludares - 29th January 2009

    Pros: Great for learning

    Cons: Too short of a run.

    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... Full review

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