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Bretton Woods

99 Ski Area Road, Bretton Woods, NH 03575
+1 603-278-3320
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Horribly Managed and Over Priced

We made the mistake of coming here for MLK holiday weekend after reading all the glowing reviews... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Molly K
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Greensboro, North Carolina
MLK ski weekend

Good trails, mostly blues and blacks which were wide and not very crowded. They weren’t making too... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
thebrightstuff22
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New York City, New York
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Bretton Woods is the home of New Hampshire's largest ski area, plus the Bretton Woods Canopy Tour, Bretton Woods Nordic Center, the Adventure Center, The Spa, the Golf Club (27 holes), The Lodge, The Townhomes and numerous food and beverage outlets.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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99 Ski Area Road, Bretton Woods, NH 03575
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We made the mistake of coming here for MLK holiday weekend after reading all the glowing reviews. While the mountain and the surrounding area are gorgeous, and the slopes are probably wonderful for experts, our group of beginners really struggled here. They mis-fitted a number...More

Thank Molly K
Omni_Mt_Washington, Manager at Bretton Woods, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are very sorry for not meeting your expectations for your ski trip. We are proud of our consistently highly-ranked snow grooming and beginner experiences and apologize that we were not able to offer you...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good trails, mostly blues and blacks which were wide and not very crowded. They weren’t making too much snow which they should have been doing, especially during a holiday weekend! Lots of trails were closed, again not good for a holiday weekend. We did some...More

Thank thebrightstuff22
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a great time at Bretton Woods!! The children in our group were ages 8-12 and for all of them it was their first time skiing on a big mountain. They had an amazing time and were able to challenge themselves in a safe...More

Thank jmorris5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bretton Woods has a lot of terrain for the entire family from begginers to experts. And if you like tree skiing, there is a ton of glades. They also have some ungroomed trails which are fun to try. Best of all the mountain does not...More

Thank theebdk
Omni_Mt_Washington, Manager at Bretton Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We agree Bretton Woods is great for the entire family and are so glad you enjoyed your ski day. There is some great terrain to explore here, as well as deals to be found on lift tickets. We hope you'll...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent. Outstanding place to ski in NH. This is a really nice ski area with a great lodge that is super convenient to one of the main chairlifts. Highly recommend for nice terrain (not super challenging but really nice long runs with beautiful views of...More

Thank Troy B
Omni_Mt_Washington, Manager at Bretton Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and for joining us at Bretton Woods. We are so happy to know you enjoyed your visit and the many fun trails we have to offer. Little Tuckerman is one of our favorites too. It is wonderful to know Bretton...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bretton Woods has been our go to ski area for years but sadly I think we have to move on. They used to brag about the number of acres of groomed trails. Well, I can tell you that Christmas Day there were NO groomed trails...More

Thank nhhikergirl
Omni_Mt_Washington, Manager at Bretton Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your review. We are happy to know we have been your go-to ski area for years and are very sorry we did not meet your expectations for grooming during your recent trip. While we are proud to be recognized by readers...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

I have been coming to Bretton Woods resort since I was kid. I always drive the extra miles outside of the conveniently located ski resorts around North Conway, and it's always worth it. Bretton Woods always has the most snow, great trails for all levels,...More

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Omni_Mt_Washington, Manager at Bretton Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you for your review and for sharing your great experiences at Bretton Woods. We agree reaching Bretton Woods is always worth the drive. We are proud to know the friendly staff and comfortable lodge as well as the great snow keeps you coming back....More

Reviewed 15 November 2017

My best friend and her family taught me how to ski over spring break, and I'll be honest, I was nervous when I saw the size of the mountain because I hadn't skied since I was a kid. However, they have a huge variety of...More

Thank Bethany B
Omni_Mt_Washington, Manager at Bretton Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for sharing your review and your experience at Bretton Woods. Bretton Woods is the perfect spot to learn to ski and we are so glad your best friend reintroduced you to skiing. We agree the scenery is breathtaking and we hope you'll be...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017

Great offering here. you can zip line, hike or just have lunch at the restaurant at the top of the hill. We opted for the short 2 mile hike after the ski lift ride and a nice lunch with a great view of the mountain...More

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Omni_Mt_Washington, Manager at Bretton Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for your review. There are many activities at Bretton Woods, year-round, and we are happy to have shared this special spot with you. We do hope you'll join us again soon.

Reviewed 26 October 2017

We were through here while on a recent trip to Mount Washington. The area is fabulous in the summer! I can only imagine how pretty it is in the winter with snow covering the mountains!

Thank Slick5276
Omni_Mt_Washington, Manager at Bretton Woods, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank you for your review. The resort is beautiful no matter what time of year, and we are so glad you stopped by. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you again.

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MaineMommie
14 October 2015|
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Response from Omni_Mt_Washington | Property representative |
Our apologies for the inconvenience, but unfortunately we do not have microwaves for public use in the Base Lodge. However, if you are staying with us in one of our Townhome units these are equipped with microwaves and... More
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