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Address: Avenue de la Gare 20, Crans-Montana 3963 , Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 848 221 012
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Description: Perched on a sunny high plateau in the heart of the Alps, Crans-Montana...
Perched on a sunny high plateau in the heart of the Alps, Crans-Montana offers visitors a magnificent panorama of 200 km over the Alps. These extraordinary surroundings serve as a backdrop to four golf courses including the mythical Severiano Ballesteros. During winter, the 140 km ski area and its famous "national piste" will satisfy any ski or snowboard fan.
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We like ski in Crans-Montana. Great mountains and slops for all levels. Good sci school for kids and really we could see result: our 5 years old daughter started skiing and use... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2015
Valeriy S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We like ski in Crans-Montana. Great mountains and slops for all levels. Good sci school for kids and really we could see result: our 5 years old daughter started skiing and use lifts.

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Surrey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Been here many a time it is lovely, The skiing is rather easy of hard no middle ground, many watering holes on the piste if you want to stop for a vin chaud. Many good restaurants but like most places in Switzerland very expensive. Ski pass for day is 63 francs...

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Milan, Italy
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103 reviews 103 reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The whole place is a jewel, both for skiers and non skiers. Two golf courses add a bit of sporting activities to the slopes, and there is a high Street where you can find top named shops like in a European capital. Nice restaurants of all nationalities, nice walks in the woods, elegant cafès and bars to enjoy the panorama.

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Johannesburg
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95 reviews 95 reviews
13 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great and well prepared slopes in an system that gives you a fantastic view over the sorrounding valley and mountains. Good variety with lots of lifts and cabins. Specifically on the Montana side of system. Very suitable for us medium skiers over 65!

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Porrentruy, Switzerland
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63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

A nice ski field that doesn't live up to its reputation. While the pistes are suited to beginners and families the installations don't have the diversity and what's expected of a modern ski domain. Bit of a let down!

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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13 reviews 13 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

If you love ski, this is the place. Sunny, nice temperature (it means that you dont suffer while practice your favorite sport) there is always snow and also snow cannons if you need. There are several restaurants and still have the small nice atmosphere of a small village.

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Stoke Row, United Kingdom
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We were looking for a friendly skiing resort, not too over priced. Excellent facilities for intermediates and beginners. Worth a visit

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Yetts o' Muckhart
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39 reviews 39 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Excellent ski centre, mostly good red runs with a few blacks and blues. Consistently good skiing from top to bottom. All runs face south which is excellent for January to mid February. Well linked resort with mainly chairs and bubbles which allow easy access back to village if weather/ legs deteriorate. 3 days is enough to get round it all... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Let me tell you first that buses in the area are free to all. You just have to jump in and it takes you along the city and up to the plaza of the cable-way station. Crans-Montana is widely sought for its fabulous sky mountains. The view from the top is breath-taking. The funicular (cable-car) stops half-way up and you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Crans-Montana is one of my favorite places in Switzerland! Magic, brethtaking landscape, luxury, ski or walk.. You can do anything if you pay a good price! Love it!

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