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Ski resort not many people know about in France

We've been coming to this area of France every winter for the past 8 years. It's not as well known... read more

Reviewed January 14, 2018
Paris, France
Poor conditions

Mother Nature was unkind in December but the management could have used the time better by putting... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2016
Brighton, United Kingdom
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Sem du Mont Cenis, 73480 Lanslebourg Mont Cenis, Val-Cenis, France
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

We've just had a brilliant week in Val cenis - empty pistes, no queues at the lifts, fantastic snow, and really varied and extensive runs. The ski school was excellent, and there was easily enough variety for a week. There were some nice restaurants, but...More

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Reviewed January 14, 2018

We've been coming to this area of France every winter for the past 8 years. It's not as well known (or chic) as Val d'Isere, the Alpes du Sud or the 3 Vallees (Meribel, Courchevel, etc.), but it's nice in a way that people who...More

Thank oonlee
Reviewed February 16, 2017

We have been coming for 15 years we always use MGS ski, however ... this is a Gem, our little secret and home from home. It's up to you to find out just how good it is ... I've said enough already. PERFECT

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Reviewed February 2, 2017

I'm not saying too much as I don't want the secret of VC to get out!! Quiet slopes, efficient modern lift system, good intermediate area and great value.... But shhhhh!!!

Thank Flutterbean
Reviewed March 13, 2016

125 km slopes but black is red, red is blue. Is very comfortable for families. Shopping area is rather poor, station not really funny

Thank le_counchi
Reviewed March 13, 2016

Val Cenis is the ski area belonging to three villages in the Maurienne - Lanslebourg, Lanslevillard and (back down the hill a few kilometres) Termignon. Its ski area is ideal for enthusiastic intermediate skiers - tons of fast blues and a wide range of reds...More

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Reviewed January 24, 2016

When we arrived only apparently half of the runs/lifts were operational. Ok, that can be understood due to lack of snowfall at the beginning of winter. However, during our week there, probably over 1m of new snow has fallen, but despite that they did not...More

Thank ijakovljevic
Reviewed January 20, 2016

Mother Nature was unkind in December but the management could have used the time better by putting the seat cushions on the lifts or blowing snow into a trailer and catting it to lower slopes where they couldn't make snow. The ski school area was...More

Thank britishblues
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