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Summer winter sports paradise

Saas-Fee Switzerland is definitely a summer winter sports paradise. You can go glacier skiing... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
MelBTravelblog
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London, United Kingdom
Great Summer Walking

Have been to Saas Fee about 15 times over the past 10 years, generally staying 1-2 weeks. Always... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
W McFarland B
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Asheville, NC, United States
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

The village is beautiful, and is exactly what you want when skiing in the alps. Top marks for character. The skiing is great. No doubt. But when you look at the cost of a ski ticket for a day, and compare it to Laax, there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Saas-Fee Switzerland is definitely a summer winter sports paradise. You can go glacier skiing (which is what I was doing), hiking, mountain bike riding or try one of the other activities. Such a beautiful resort in Summer, I would wander around in the afternoon after...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I came for a 5 day ski holiday. After saas fees closed the resort for 2 days. They refused to give a refund. This resort does not care about the people who keep it going, its customers. Just because they are one of the few...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Have been to Saas Fee about 15 times over the past 10 years, generally staying 1-2 weeks. Always in July to September and the hiking is fantastic!!! Great hiking around the mountains on both sides of the Saas valley. Great exercise and even better views....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank W McFarland B
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Summer review: We knew we wanted to hike and also get a feel of Switzerland on our honeymoon. What we didn't know was that we'd end up finding Wonderland. The sights are astonishing, sunrises leave you breathless, the peaks are impressive to say the least,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

We had an amazing 2 week holiday in this beautiful and fantastic village. The village is like walking into a real life fairy tale with its "gingerbread" houses and building and its vibrant flowers. It is a car free village and has been since the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Great mountain village also in September. Nice tourist town. Trip with the gondola high up the mountain. snow in September! Hiking from the mountain station back to the valley. Lunch halfway at a mountain restaurant and in the evening tired but satisfied go to dine...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing ski resort, deserves the name “Pearl of the Alps”! Skied with our 9 year old who is a beginner-intermediate skier and had plenty of skiable runs. Rented skis in town and walked to resort. Awesome lodges with many food choices.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank PonchoVino
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Although the skiing is not extensive, it insufficient for intermediate skiers. Out of peak weeks there are hardly any waits for lifts.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank studdrosalind
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Truly stunning alpine village, fantastic ski area with lots of pistes albeit with nothing too technical or challenging for advanced skiers. The nursery area is the best and most extensive I have seen in Switzerland - this would be ideal for those with kids. The...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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gill10ross
6 May 2018|
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Response from Roma225 |
Hi , you can get the train from Geneva to Visp, then the bus up to Saas , always book in advance, not sure of the cost though
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Response from TMcL82 | Reviewed this property |
Best to buy tickets in advance as they will be much cheaper - check the SBB website for Supersaver tickets, these are limited in number and will tie you to a specific train time etc but the savings are quite substantial... More
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Bodling
17 March 2018|
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Response from Andy P |
Its very late in the year so hopefully should be warm but in can be very cold and exposed in Jan - Feb. I'm going the week later and wont be expecting to wear my full ski jacket. If the children are new to skiing they wont... More
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