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Address: 5315 Big White Road, Big White, British Columbia, Canada
Phone Number: 250 765 3101
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Activities: Skiing, Snowboarding
Description: Booking a Big White vacation is easy with Big White Central Reservations...
Booking a Big White vacation is easy with Big White Central Reservations, Big White's largest on mountain booking agency. Select from a wide range of ski-in ski-out accommodation, from economy to executive with private hot tub units, we have something to suit all budgets and tastes. Take advantage of discounted lift tickets, lessons and equipment rentals, find great special offers, book airport transfers, select airline flights and on mountain activities all through our one stop, full service booking agency. If you're driving, parking in resort and at all properties is FREE!
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Would have been five stars except for Sessions.

Great little resort in the Okanagan. Enjoyed the sing. Had the worst bbq ever at Sessions. Other places were ok.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
John S
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Seattle, Washington
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Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Great little resort in the Okanagan. Enjoyed the sing. Had the worst bbq ever at Sessions. Other places were ok.

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Markham, Canada
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68 reviews 68 reviews
13 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

The mountain has a lot of terrain and caters to families, lots of accommodation not a lot of restaurant options and when you get here...you are here. Kelowna is a 45 minute drive away. Service was meh! lots of TFW, some were great some didn't really care. We went in March, no lift lines and plenty of snow

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear Ed T, Thank you for sharing your Big White experience with the travel community. We are happy that you enjoyed the snow, variety of terrain and lack of lift lines during your visit. We hope you will visit us again soon! More 

Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

We drove straight from Vancouver AP to Big White after the 15hr flight. Big White had been recommended as a good resort for families, and it is. (Stayed at Stonebridge - separately reviewed) I indulged in the Snow Hosting (so as not to hold Dad back, but still have someone to ski with) more than once, the first day with... More 

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear Denise J, Thank you for providing such a thoughtful and thorough review of your recent visit to Big White Ski Resort. We are pleased to hear that your family enjoyed so many of the activities and events that we offer. You have provided some valuable tips for other readers too. Please come visit again; we would love the opportunity... More 

Arroyo Grande, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Just got back from a fabulous 6 days at Big White and I cannot say enough about it! Booked this vacation as a last minute get away in search of snow. (We are from California...and no snow here this year!) What a find!! I had never heard of it and so of course was skeptical, but it did not disappoint!... More 

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sue O, Thank you so much for the wonderful review of Big White Ski Resort. We are glad you and your son enjoyed your visit and your stay at the White Crystal Inn. We are happy to hear that Byron shared all his secrets with you too (he does that a lot). Your husband has the right idea so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Best ski patrol in Canada. Every type of terrain from cliffs and chutes to easy greens !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear TJ B, Thanks for your excellent, albeit brief, review of Big White Ski Resort. And thanks for the special shout-out to Ski Patrol! They are rarely recognized for the great work they do to make the slopes safe. More 

Vancouver British Columbia
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137 reviews 137 reviews
57 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This was an amazing resort for the ski runs, the snow, the design and accommodation. We had a great time. The beautifully groomed runs and the layout impressed us. We really liked fast cruising. There were a lot of great runs for this. They have put gentle rounded bumps on some runs. It was very exciting to take them at... More 

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear Varty_10, Thank you for your glowing review of Big White Ski Resort! With a resort area of 7,355 acres and 118 designated trails, there are plenty of cruising runs with rollers and lots of mountain terrain to explore. I am glad you enjoyed the fireworks displays and the adventure activities offered in Happy Valley. We hope to welcome you... More 

Canada
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111 reviews 111 reviews
24 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I have been an avid skier most of my life, but after several years in the tropics I returned to four seasons a few years ago and decided to try snowboarding this year ...LOVIN IT!!! I've had the opportunity to make my way up here once or twice a week for most of the winter. Quite different than skiing, so... More 

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear Dave B, Thank you for sharing your winter experiences at Big White with the travel community. We are glad to hear that you have discovered snowboarding at our resort and we would be pleased to host you again next winter. If you live in the Okanagan, the early bird season pass is the smart investment. You will also get... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Been jones-ing for some snowboarding, and this satisfied me. Unfortunately due to the lack of snow and cooler temps this season, 1/3rd of the hill was inaccessible, but the runs that were available made up for it, especially the Bullet and Black Forest areas. I'm a powder/trees boarder, and the terrain here was perfect for it. The first few days... More 

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear Ametiuh, Thank you for sharing your positive review on the mountain terrain, variety of runs, grooming quality, Village Centre amenities and staff at Big White. With 1,525 acres of alpine and glade area, indeed there are plenty of opportunities for tree skiing and boarding! More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This was a great destination for awesome skiing with lots of family friendly runs, activities and events. That was to be expected from what you see, but what really impressed us was the quality of the food served by the many restaurants..... Urban quality cuisine at the top of a mountain!!!

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear Elizabeth P, Thank you for sharing your feedback on the skiing, family-friendly atmosphere and restaurants at Big White Ski Resort. There are a range of on-mountain dining options, including cafes, bars and restaurants, all serving up their own specialties and fantastic food to visitors! More 

Northampton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
3 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We are intermediate snowboarders (at best) This resort caters for all with an excellent selection of runs suitable for all abilities. A great park area (beyond me), regular events and attractions, well groomed slopes, attentive ski patrol, staff were all friendly and helpful, well managed etc. What can I say... I've been to resorts in Austria, France, Italy, Andorra, Banff,... More 

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear PaoloRoss, Thank you for your glowing review of Big White Ski Resort! With a resort area of 7,355 acres, 16 lifts and 118 designated trails, there are certainly a variety of runs to choose from, including groomers, glades and the terrain park. Our front line staff work hard to provide friendly helpful service, ski patrollers ensure that our mountain... More 

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