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Address: 6557 Holiday Valley Road, Ellicottville, NY 14731
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+1 716-699-2345
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Popular Year 'Round Destination Resort offering Skiing/Snowboarding and...

Popular Year 'Round Destination Resort offering Skiing/Snowboarding and other winter recreation. Summer Months guests enjoy our Golf Course, Aerial Zip Line Adventure Park, Weddings, Conferences and Special Events like the Mudslide Mud Run and Annual Beer & Wine Festival.

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Best midwest ski resort hands down!

I have been coming to Holiday Valley since I was a kid and I have never grown tired of it. Being from Cleveland, it's well worth the 3 hour 20 minute drive it takes to get there... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 February 2016
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Cleveland, Ohio
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Cleveland, Ohio
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

I have been coming to Holiday Valley since I was a kid and I have never grown tired of it. Being from Cleveland, it's well worth the 3 hour 20 minute drive it takes to get there. There are tons of great slopes, all with beautiful scenery and varying levels of difficulty. The lifts and lines move fast. Also, it... More 

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Hamilton, Ontario
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Holiday Valley is a great ski stop. Lots run variety for all skill levels. The slopes are well maintained and groomed. The lifts are able to handle large crowds. Good lodges also with half decent food.

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Thank JeffIcey
Frankfort, Kentucky
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

We skied here when I was much younger and I decided to take my 16 year old son and meet one of his friends up here for a couple of week days of skiing. It is around a 9 hour drive from where we live in KY. The facilities are 1st class. Reminded me of Vail or Beaver Creek but... More 

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Thank natenich2016
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Apparently Ellicottville has a known problem with ski theft and it is generally disregarded by management at the two resorts - Holiday Valley and Holimont. It happened to us TWICE at Holimont in two seasons. Both times management said it never happens and when it does they always turn up. Both times they never turned up and other skiers said... More 

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Thank Matt A
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

They shut lifts down during the week - the Wall and Eagles Nest. This resort has changed to be less that what it was 6 years ago. Quality of service is lacking.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

Love this ski resort. Great slopes, and I like their pricing structure, the 8 hour you pick your times. All the staff we encountered were super friendly

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Cleveland, Ohio
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

I've been coming to Holiday Valley for about 15 years now. The best part of HV is the tree skiing. When snow coverage lacks, the trees are the first areas to lose snow. Keep that in mind. HV's groomed runs are a lot of fun. They have a good variety of terrain for skiers of all expertise. Plus, the place... More 

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

While HV does not have the biggest vertical they MORE than make up for it with great lodges and facilities, lots of varied trails (some are fairly challenging) and lots of lifts. The glades are fantastic, too. Lots to explore here and the Ellicottville scene is fun and very close by.

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Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

Brought our kids to where we skied years ago. Had a great weekend of skiing and boarding. So many updates have been done. Awesome

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Clifton park
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016

It was my first time at Holiday Valley and I loved everything about it! Almost all the lifts were open, snow was awesome, staff was very friendly and it's just a very nice getaway location!

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