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Jay Peak Resort

4850 Rte. 242, Jay, VT 05859
Jay Peak Resort
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Highly recommend a weekend trip here. The hill is amazing and found its best to spend two days hitting the slopes to check them all out. Make sure to take the gondola up to the top. Its incredible up there, like an ice castle! Jay peak trumps mountains like Tremblant hands down, don't waste your money on Tremblant. Looking forward... More 

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Bristol, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I had spent the weekend at Jay's Peak towards end of May for a off site wedding. Upon arrival, the staff was very friendly, attentive and helpful. Unfortunately there was a minor booking error, so they upgraded our room to the Timberline Cottage for no additional cost. The cottage was absolutely wonderful! A little big for just... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We are a family of 5 that are moderate level skiers. We arrived on a Sunday afternoon and got our lift tickets right away. The slopes were quite busy. Monday through to Wednesday they seem to be very open but the high speed chair wasn't running these days. The water park was great also it kept our kids busy from... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Jay Peak this past March and had an awesome time. We purchased a deal from Travel Zoo and got a Two Bedroom Timberline Cottage with the water park included for 4 people (Splash & Stay Package). The price was C$270 / night and was so worth it. The cottage was very new and very clean. Mattresses were... More 

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Killington, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't sure what to expect of Jay Peak. I'd heard so much....and it seemed like someone was building Disney World out in the woods... But I was so pleasantly surprised! What they have built is an amazingly diverse and inviting offering of things to do, a good variety of eateries and incredibly nice lodging. Starting with the activities, the... More 

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pearlybakerbest, Manager at Jay Peak Resort, responded to this review

Dear pickytravellers, not sure what else to say here besides, on behalf of the entire staff, thank you. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to hosting you again. Best regards Steve Wright More 

Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good trip all around. Kids had a great time which was the goal. Pros: friendly management and staff, spacious and clean rooms,. Hotel and water park were quiet due to low season which was a bonus. Cons: Healthy eating options are a bit expensive (1 turkey wrap cost as a much as 3 hamburgers). Otherwise everything else seems to... More 

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pearlybakerbest, Manager at Jay Peak Resort, responded to this review

Glad you had a great time and thanks for the review. Try as I might (and, in the interest of full disclosure, I'm horrible at the math), I couldn't come up with any sort of pricing equation that showed 3 hamburgers costing the same amount as a turkey wrap. Maybe you could pm me at swright@jaypeakresort.com and shed some additional... More 

Jay, Vermont
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited Jay Peak quite a few times. It is a pleasant place but the last visit fell short. Beware of the resort daily charge, but not all areas are open. We mainly go for the waterpark. We wanted to take the tram up the mountain and it was not open. I wanted to use the spa and there... More 

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pearlybakerbest, Manager at Jay Peak Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for the response Kelly and you're absolutely right -calling ahead is the best way to verify operating schedules and to avoid disappointment-especially when, as you know from being a local, May is a transitional month up this way and while we generally have something for everyone, we tend to not operate everything for everyone that time of year. The... More 

Manchester VT
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Jay for a conference in room 456. The room was large, comfortable and quiet. My family joined me on Friday night. We remained in 456 and continued to have a great time. We could not hear any noise from the waterpark. We enjoyed ourselves so much we actually went back after checking out to arrange for one... More 

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pearlybakerbest, Manager at Jay Peak Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback Marthage and sorry about the noise you heard. While we're glad you enjoyed your experience enough to add another night onto your stay (and am, thus, vexed as to how that would classify your entire stay as disappointing), I'm always upset when I hear we've fallen short of a guest's expectations, regardless of where they're set.... More 

Athens, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Despite the hotel being pretty empty of guests, we were given a shoebox of a room...no frig and no luggage rack. We overlooked the roof of the water park and so we could not open our window for fresh air because of the noise from the facility at night,The first night our toilet developed an issue at 10 pm. Kudos... More 

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pearlybakerbest, Manager at Jay Peak Resort, responded to this review

We're sorry that you found your room to be of 'shoebox' appearance. Truth be told, we have dozens of different lodging configurations for every budget--from hotel room lockouts for the budget conscious to three-bedroom suites and everything in between. I'm sorry that the thermostat system wasn't working correctly but am glad to hear that our maintenance team acted quickly to... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Memorial Day weekend and no fire, after multiple requests, in the poolside fire pit at 8 pm and 48 degrees. Short staffed with an attitude. Front desk was outstanding on arrival. After arrival the courtesy dropped off. Indoor water park tattooed mohawk server hit my wife with a flipped cup. Her margarita, $9.00, was bad. Post dinner requested fire pit... More 

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pearlybakerbest, General Manager at Jay Peak Resort, responded to this review

Sorry about no fire on the mountain Sho N--you're right, the absence of it does leave one feeling cold and we should have more on top of it than that. I'm not sure the intention of our server was to hit your wife with a cup but, regardless, should have been with an apology (and I'm relatively sure it was).... More 

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