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Pleasantly surprised!

I was surprised to find such a great ski area so far south. The ski season is not long but for the... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
Province of Naples, Italy
Really good local resort

Friendly, helpful rental and ticket staff. Excellent care of the slopes despite poor snowfall... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2016
Mary Carole H
Cleveland, Ohio
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Via Roma 48, 67037, Roccaraso, Italy
+39 0864 602148
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Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

We have been coming to Roccaraso and in particular Aremogna Pizzalto for the last 3 years during February half term. It’s perfect for the family, inexpensive to rent ski equipment and the ski passes are flexible enough to allow for mixed abilities. As a helpful...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Bayfield321
Reviewed April 24, 2018

I was surprised to find such a great ski area so far south. The ski season is not long but for the time it is open there's some good skiing or snowboarding. The coverage is not always fantastic and I have jacked up my base...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank notb4mybeer
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

Fab place to ski for 4 days with our 3 teens! Can’t wait to go back. 2 hour drive from Rome. Lots of red and blue runs but blacks also as well as the possibility to ski off piste for the braver ones. Some yum...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ritab603
Reviewed December 10, 2016

Roccaraso is definitively a good place for skiing, as good as the Alps. There is a good mix of easy, intermediate and difficult slopes, while the best you get from off-piste :-)

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed February 21, 2016

Friendly, helpful rental and ticket staff. Excellent care of the slopes despite poor snowfall. Beautiful views from all faces of the mountain.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Mary Carole H
Reviewed July 6, 2015

Alto Sangro is a great place for both downhill skiing and cross-country skiing. The only disadvantage is the parking. We had to walk quite far with our skis, so I recommend that you arrive early! We had lots of fun and surprisingly few people in...More

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank Margunn2000
Reviewed March 20, 2015

The Roccaraso ski area is not well know in the UK, no one believes you can ski near Rome, but it is a great area for a weeks skiing with some really nice bars around the slopes. You will need a photo for the pass...More

Date of experience: February 2015
2  Thank y6GVR
Reviewed February 21, 2015

Easy to sort from the centre of Roccaraso - English isn't widely spoken in this part of Italy but we sorted fine.

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank brightonmarina2
Reviewed January 28, 2015

Great ski area with varied terrain and runs just two hours from Naples or Rome. Very friendly and helpful staff on all lifts.

Date of experience: January 2015
3  Thank Glynis B
Reviewed March 1, 2014

Due to the big holiday companies rip-off culture during the February half-term skiing season I dedcided to find an 'off the beaten track' ski reort and was pleasantly surprised with the result in finding over 100km of piste at Roccaraso in the beautiful Italian region...More

Date of experience: February 2014
2  Thank jackskii
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June 24, 2018|
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Response from ritab603 | Reviewed this property |
Hi We went for the mid term break 9th - 16 th Feb. 2018, and had buckets of snow but this year was one of those years where there was snow everywhere anyway. I suppose, like many places in Europe , you are never... More
December 10, 2017|
Response from Bayfield321 | Reviewed this property |
Hotel Pizzalto is right on the slopes!
February 9, 2015|
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Response from Glynis B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot give a definitive answer as we drove to area and stayed in a ski in ski out hotel. Your accommodation ought to have a free ski bus for transfers to slopes so would think expense of hiring a minibus not worth... More