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Waterville Valley Resort - Ski Area

1 Ski Area Rd, Waterville Valley, NH 03215
+1 603-236-8311
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Nothing great

It has pretty views but there isn’t much to do. The town square was cute but being there for long... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
hotdiggity2018
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Monterey, California
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Great adaptive program

My son has been working with the adaptive program the past two years and they have done a... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018
doogha
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campton, NH
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Year-round recreation area offering skiing and snowboarding in the winter, plus hiking, golfing and biking during the warmer months.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“base lodge” (10 reviews)
“lift lines” (10 reviews)
“ski area” (12 reviews)
LOCATION
1 Ski Area Rd, Waterville Valley, NH 03215
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+1 603-236-8311
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"lift lines"
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"ski area"
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"great family"
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"terrain park"
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"lower mountain"
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"new england"
in 10 reviews
"mid week"
in 5 reviews
"private lesson"
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"waterville valley resort"
in 7 reviews
"this past weekend"
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"shuttle bus"
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"town square"
in 9 reviews
"nordic center"
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"golf course"
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"world cup"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It has pretty views but there isn’t much to do. The town square was cute but being there for long became incredibly dull. A lot of the workers there were quite rude and even the other guests were not any better. Only come here if...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2018

My son has been working with the adaptive program the past two years and they have done a remarkable job with their patience, encouragement and teaching. A thanks to Cynthia and Judy for finding instruction times during busy weekends and a special thanks to Chris...More

Thank doogha
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Reviewed March 27, 2018

We had a wonderful Sunday visit this past weekend. Youth skiing for $15 really can't be beat as it is, but the conditions were great and the lines were nonexistent. Out of all our ski trips this year (about 10) I think we were able...More

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Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

I snowboard and my wife skis. Our daughter does both and the instructors are very helpful in making sure she and the other kids are safe. They have great activities to do some stuff besides snowboarding and snow skiing. The town also has a lot...More

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Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

This resort is cute but very small and there is not much snow. The terrain is flat and icy, not ideal for beginners or advanced skiers. I came in off season, so there was no lines at all. The lodge’s food was VERY expensive; $5...More

Thank Magazina
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Reviewed March 8, 2018

Everyone was friendly and helpful. The rentals were great, and we are seasoned skiers. Just driving through and lucky enough to catch the snow which was rain in town. Even hit some first tracks. Snow was perfect.

Thank Jamie S
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

Downhill skiing should be just that. It should not involve hiking up and down stairs. Many times stairs are inevitable both inside and outside the base lodge, however at Waterville, it's a bit too much. Secondly, the two person chair to the summit is old...very...More

Thank uaairmisery
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Great conditions considering not a big year for snow. Groomers were fantastic and staff super friendly. Great place to get out and enjoy mother nature with 360 deg views of the Whites

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

If your child has any physical or mental challenge and wants to try skiing, this is the place! Fantastic instructors, very affordable, and good skiing for the rest of the family.

Thank Annunziata V
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Reviewed February 25, 2018

My husband took my son skiing here as he was ready for a bigger challenge than the ski slopes in MA and was able to get discounted tickets on line. Some of the lifts were closed or opened later in the day due to high...More

Thank rlmcgrath
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Susan H
March 18, 2017|
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Response from Lydia A | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I don't know. This was our first visit here and we were there Monday night - Thursday night. I'm sure can can check their website or call for that information though. The staff there was outstanding!
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Susan H
March 18, 2017|
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure what your question is or was. I was just a customer so not sure about religious services (Masses) I can comment on Masses of people at lodge. There was not many people there that day.
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Lkhashan
November 5, 2016|
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Response from Ben S | Reviewed this property |
Manchester NH is closest commercial Airport; about 1:15' away
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