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A real mixed bag for the dedicated skier

This is my second visit to Megeve and I spent a fun 3 night/2 ski day break there in March 2018... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Jamesatye
,
Hertford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Wide quiet runs

Great skiing through the trees. Mostly wide, clear runs perfect for experienced and novice skiers... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2018
JohnJampot
,
Hitchin, United Kingdom
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“mont d'arbois” (15 reviews)
“ski area” (25 reviews)
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Megeve, France
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"french half term"
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"low altitude"
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"saint gervais"
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"great snow"
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"man chair"
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"mogul runs"
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"excellent food"
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"beginners and intermediates"
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"off piste"
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"great area"
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This is my second visit to Megeve and I spent a fun 3 night/2 ski day break there in March 2018, skiing with friends. The good? The village is pretty, busy and there is a great choice of quality restaurants and bars. The resort was...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Great skiing through the trees. Mostly wide, clear runs perfect for experienced and novice skiers. There are a few bars and restaurants on the slopes as well

1  Thank JohnJampot
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

I was keen to try the Megeve region as I'd heard good things about it. e stayed near the Bettex lift in Saint Gervais. Unfortunately I was left underwhelmed with the ageing lift system, huge lift queues and expensive prices on most parts of the...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

it is always a little worrying trying a new place... is the risk worth it? this was exacerbated by the fact I was to be skiing during the french half term. I should not have worried. Great snow, minimal queues, good en piste restaurants.... possibly...More

1  Thank PhilOFleet
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

The resort had been recommended to me and I had never been skiing in France before - obviously a good year for snow and the skiing was superb especially on the beautiful sunny days. A good range of slopes for all abilities and plenty to...More

1  Thank Darren B
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Megeve is a beautiful resort with spectacular views of Mt. Blanc from many of the runs. However, the conditions are very dangerous and unpleasant for the following reasons: 1) Zero presence of Megeve personnel on the slopes--slopes are a free for all with great skiers...More

1  Thank Reuben G
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing ski area with so many ski slopes of different difficulty. Great views everywhere around you

2  Thank Kristina K
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Modern lifts being rather an exception (don't try to compare it to big modern areas as 3 Vallées, Espace Killy...), a lot of people just "ski" there to show off there designer ski dresses. Of rather middle to lower altitude, snow conditions are not always...More

4  Thank D A
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

The ski resort is very nice and has a lot of choices in terms of slope difficulty and bars/restaurants. I had the chance to have somehow good weather. Definitely recommend it as there was not a lot of traffic compared to other ski resorts in...More

1  Thank Viktor B
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

The pistes are amazing and there are a few excellent restaurants. I recommend it also for beginners since there are plenty of green/blue pistes for them also

2  Thank ZD8369
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fayclark
23 June 2017|
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Response from Assaf179 | Reviewed this property |
Indeed - it is possible to access the mountain with the cable car even if you don't ski. In addition there are numerous locations in the mountain base that has some nice restaurants that you can gain access to without using... More
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