Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Holiday Valley

Planning a ski trip to Holiday Valley? 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 Holiday Valley 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 Holiday Valley 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: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 61%
  • Beginner
  • 46%
  • Families
  • 61%
  • Intermediate
  • 57%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 50%
  • Advanced
  • 29%

Helpful Highlights:

We just loved our couple of days away. We spent March 16 and 17th skiing and we loved every minute of it. The sun was warm, the slopes were perfect and it...

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  • 5

    Great skiing okay terrain park awesome night skiing

    by hockey.skiing.23 - 10th November 2010

    Pros: tons of chair lifts, night life long runs, glades

    Cons: not to steep

    it is always a great ski at Holiday valley and they never let me down with the quality of skiing also there down town is pretty narly... Full review

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  • 5

    Holiday Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 14th November 2006

    Pros:

    Cons:

    What skiing should be. The layout of the resort and its terrain is fantastic (like copper out west). It naturally separates the skill levels and offers some... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Ski Resort for the Cost

    by barthb17 - 1st December 2012

    Pros: number of trails, variety, value

    Cons: occasional lines

    Having 62 trails, this resort is perfect for anyone short of expert. It is a great place for beginners, challenging for intermediates, and fun for advanced ... Full review

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  • 5

    Holiday Valley Review

    by Brian57 - 25th January 2009

    Pros: Great for Beginners

    Cons: Not Enough Time

    This is a great place. As a first time skier I didn't know what to expect. Having only seen snow one other time in my life skiing was a pretty big deal fo... Full review

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  • 5

    The Valley

    by bestsnowintheeast - 30th November 2009

    Pros: Service, Apres, Weather, Access, Terrain Parks, Value, and Overall Satisfaction is more than Satisfactory

    Cons: Vertical Feet, Total Night Runs, Challenge, Grooming, Not close enough to my backyard

    Holiday Valley is the number 4 resort in the East for a reason. The atmosphere of the small town, value, and the prime conditions it somehow always seems t... Full review

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  • 5

    Best in New York

    by jamesonjamson - 7th March 2010

    Pros: Everything

    Cons: Nothing

    I live about an hour from HV and it never gets old, always good conditions, always busy but not crowded, easy and difficult trails, and Ellicottville is ama... Full review

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