Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Avoriaz

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Overall Rating: 4.0

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.0
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 60
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.0
  • Nightlife
  • 2.7

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 67%
  • Beginner
  • 78%
  • Families
  • 78%
  • Intermediate
  • 67%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 56%
  • Advanced
  • 44%

Helpful Highlights:

We have been to Avoriaz a few times in the past years, and apart from a few new buildings, remains the same.Most importantly there are no vehicles in the re...

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  • 5

    After 40 years of skiing - this is one of the best.

    by Gordon Bloch - 21st January 2014

    Pros: All pedestrian resort.

    Cons: People not respecting others rights. e.g late at night.

    We have been to Avoriaz a few times in the past years, and apart from a few new buildings, remains the same.Most importantly there are no vehicles in the re... Full review

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  • 4

    trés belle station super pour les skieurs

    by christophe vella - 7th December 2013

    Pros: Tres belle station. aquariaz pour l'aprés ski (activité aquatiques).Ski au pieds à la sortie des habitations.Pas de voitures.

    Cons: Les caleches vont un peu vite.Station en pente donc il faut marcher beaucoup selon ou l'on va.

    Très belle station agréable à vivre en famille. L' aquariaz est super. 100 % ski aux pieds possible pour les skieurs mais un peu fatigante pour les piétons... Full review

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  • 5

    Toujours l'impression de fêter Noël ! Architecture qui se fond ds le décor !

    by Sarah - 28th November 2013

    Pros: Beaux traineaux avec des chevaux, ambiance magique des fêtes de fin d'année avce de belles illuminations.

    Cons: Accès aux immeubles pour les bagages

    Magnifique une fois que les bagages sont acheminés ! Les immeubles disparaissent ds la montagne sitôt que l'on s'éloigne de la station. Les terrasses sont t... Full review

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  • 4

    Avoriaz = Paysage magnifique

    by JammingStand27 - 12th November 2010

    Pros: Beau Paysage, Descente d'exception, snowpark énorme

    Cons: Remontées Mécaniques encombantes

    Très belle station en Haute Savoie, magnifique paysage, Parc Enfants très sympa, Pistes très bien sélectionnées et un Snowpark grandiose, Rémontées mécaniqu... Full review

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  • 5

    Avoriaz (Portes du Soleil)

    by CanuckinEurope - 17th March 2010

    Pros: Very friendly for a French resort

    Cons: Too many button lifts (some are very rough)

    Of all the French resorts I have visited, this must be the friendliest of them all. We had lessons for the kids (ages 4 and 6) and the teachers were second... Full review

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  • 5

    First truly car-free ski resort

    by gordon08 - 14th January 2010

    Pros: Quiet, good long runs,fast lifts, hardly any waiting

    Cons: Utopia without the downside.

    Walking about without cars, just horse and sleighs, also motorised carriers for getting heavy luggage from the cale car to the apartment, after that plain w... Full review

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