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Big White Ski Resort

5315 Big White Road, Big White, British Columbia, Canada
250 765 3101
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in Big White
Type: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Activities: Skiing, Snowboarding
Owner description: 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... more » Owner description: 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! « less
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Brisbane
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

What a fantastic ski resort. Stayed at Silver Tip Chalets in Snowpines area and the ski in/out could not be beaten. It was 15 metres from front door to run. A short 10 min stroll on a flat path (that is well lit at night) takes you to the village shops and restaurants. Couldn't recommend this resort highly enough.

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

Dear David K, Thank you for sharing your Big White experience with the travel community. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the easy access to the slopes from Silvertip Landing. I hope you plan to return soon, we would love to host you again! More

Vancouver
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
14 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The ski hill has great snow conditions. But can get foggy at times. My daughter and boyfriend has spent two seasons here.

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

Dear Kosmo56, Thank you for sharing your comments with the travel community. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the snow conditions. I hope you and your daughter will visit Big White again this winter. More

Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
283 reviews 283 reviews
69 attraction reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

First of all understand it's extremely quiet at Big White in the summer. There is no bustling village life, no stores or food shops, no night life and only one open restaurant in the summer (with reduced hours). There is a new hiking trail open this summer up to Rhonda Lake. There is fresh clean pine scented air, a stunning... More

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

Dear Linda S, Thank you for sharing your review with the travel community. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed a peaceful week of summer at Big White Ski Resort. More

Surrey, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We've skied Big White a few times and love the snow, sun, and great customer service. It's definitely the friendliest mountain! We had great snow at Christmas and again at Spring Break. Can't wait to go back!

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

Dear DollyGKW, Thank you so much for your delightful review of Big White Ski Resort! Can't wait to host you again next season! More

Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
14 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Only a winter resort. Silver Star has more in the summer and also offers better biking trails. Really nothing at Big White in the summer other than a restaurant or two

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

Dear BrendanP, Thank you for sharing your review with the travel community, we appreciate your feedback. At this time, we focus our efforts on providing a world class winter recreation product. Please visit us during the snow season, we would love to be your hosts. More

Barrie, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
9 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Great skiing, great atmosphere, great people.....Fun place to go for that ski vacation. Beautiful country. Snowshoe Sams and The Globe are great places to eat and have a few drinks at the end of the day.

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

Dear Connie, Thank you for sharing your review with the travel community, we really appreciate your feedback. We would love to host you again! More

Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

everything perfect,was here on january 2013,everybody very friendly and helpful,the runs awesome by night and day PERFECT PERFECT PERFECT I REALLY REALLY HOPE TO RETURN AS SOON AS POSSIBLE!!!!!!!!!!!!

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

Dear Manfred G, Thank you for taking the time to provide such great feedback regarding your visit to Big White Ski Resort. We are pleased to hear that your experience was so enjoyable and that you hope to return soon. More

Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Stayed here in February: Good: - skiing Bad: - Rude, unhelpful staff. They really don't care if you have a pleasant stay. They are only concerned with getting your money. - Extremely small village with few things to do. Everything closes very early as well. Will not be back.

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Big_White_Ski_Res0rt, Guest Relations Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of Big White Ski Resort. We value your feedback and our Guest Services Manager would love the opportunity to chat with you further regarding your experience. We have sent you a message with all our contact information and look forward to hearing back from you. More

Dunham, Quebec
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Great snow, scenery, and variety and number of well groomed trails as well as fabulous extensive ungroomed tree skiing.

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

Dear Kentana, Thank you for sharing your review with the travel community. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Big White Ski Resort. We hope you will return again next season for more great groomed slopes and hopefully some powder in the glades! More

Glasgow
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48 reviews 48 reviews
3 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This snow sport resort is amazing. I've been to the French Alps - too busy, too expensive (blatant rip off), over commercialised and, old hat IMHO. Whistler? Yup, been there and it's good. But for serious skiing, snowboarding, skidoos in a vast landscape with no large crowds, no (too) rowdy après ski - it's civilised! - Big White is really... More

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

Dear SouthsiderGlasgow, Thank you for the wonderful review about your recent visit to Big White Ski Resort. It was nice to hear that you received great value for your ski vacation. We hope you return next season so we can host you again. More

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