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Overall Rating: 4.2

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 66
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.1
  • Nightlife
  • 3.6

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 69%
  • Beginner
  • 38%
  • Families
  • 69%
  • Intermediate
  • 69%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 56%
  • Advanced
  • 75%

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Je loue chez un propriétaire particulier et labellisé par la station, 3* et 4 flocons Argent, pour moi c'est une assurance de trouver un bel appartement ave...

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  • 5


    by Knubie - 18th January 2011

    Pros: The biggest and best there is...

    Cons: Distance from Geneve

    This is the best place I've been to... All the 3 valleys (Trees Vallees) are interconnected in an efficient way.... You can ski endlessly on new routes and ... Full review

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  • 4

    Amazing resort, loads of snow, awesome skiing!!

    by laurenhughes82 - 6th October 2010

    Pros: Ski Terrain is immense!

    Cons: Been Twice, Whiteout all week, both times!!!

    Val Thorens is a fantastic ski resort. Some think the village is ugly but I'd strongly disagree. It's not quaint but it's definitely easy on the eyes. It ha... Full review

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  • 5

    Best in France

    by Pimpo - 2nd November 2009

    Pros: Everything

    Cons: Nothing

    I spent 2 weeks in Val Thorens over christmas and new year, it was utterly amazing. VT is a perfect base to expore the whole 3 valleys, nto to mention the ... Full review

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  • 5

    Like Skiing on the Moon

    by thebigpapi34 - 22nd February 2009

    Pros: Amazing Terrain and Tons of Snow

    Cons: Hard to Get to!

    This place is amazing - it's a sure shot because of it's altitude...driving up to the village, you may or may not see snow at les menuires, st. martin de be... Full review

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  • 5

    Val Thorens - one of the highest resorts in Europe

    by gordon08 - 4th February 2009

    Pros: Compact village with all facilities within short walking distance.

    Cons: Not as pedestrian as was led to believe.

    A really nice and pleasant stay was had in this resort, chosen because of its altitude, and because it almost always has snow.Village is divided into 3 part... Full review

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  • 5

    Val Thorens - a huge playground

    by rsuminsby - 8th January 2009

    Pros: Vast terrain, high elevation

    Cons: Long way home to the other valleys

    This is one of three reviews based on a recent trip to "Les Trois Valles", the 3 Valleys region of the French Alps. Located about 30 miles southwest of Mon... Full review

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