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Station de Ski Sancy

Station du Sancy, Le Mont-Dore, France
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18 to 22 JAN we were with family for ski adventurers

The town is neat and quite with easy drive to ski station. The surrounding are so nice with multi... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Ghassan A
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jed, Saudi Arabia
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Good snow cover, considering its altitude.

There's a good ski-bus service from the town each day so no need to trek up the twisted road... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
Stueeee
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Newport, United Kingdom
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Station du Sancy, Le Mont-Dore, France
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The town is neat and quite with easy drive to ski station. The surrounding are so nice with multi spots to indulge into nature. People are quite nice and friendly. At this time of the year even the week end were not so crowd. Shi...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

There's a good ski-bus service from the town each day so no need to trek up the twisted road through the increasing snow as the town ( some-what lower) is often snow free. Plenty of options for lift passes e.g. 2hours, 4hours, 1day or a...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2017

If you avoid weekends, August and fêtes, this can be a wonderful location. The walk up is 1 or2 hours, or if lucky you can take the lift. But when you arrive and there is no low cloud, the 360 degree views are stupendous. And...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2016

Poor weather overall so the skiing was highly variable. Ski du fond / xc ski routes were closed but there are racquette / snow shoe alternatives. The Tourist Office offers various walking options with excellent guides - the night hike is especially good and highly...More

Thank Brian A
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Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

We have just spend a day walking the round f the mountains. A full day with epic views and stunning weather. The station facilities looked busy and clean. We avoided m the masses and kept To the high ground. We will be back In February...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

I've been on lots of mountains some of them quite busy due to being the highest, but I have never been on a mountain with so many people. Avoid if you don't like crowds or climb a different Puy close buy. The cable car is...More

3  Thank FlyerUK99
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

It looked a bit like a tired cafeteria, to be honest, and it was heaving with people but there was nowhere else and it was lunchtime so we stuck out the queue. It was worth it. The set lunch was very good in terms of...More

2  Thank kaereste
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Reviewed 15 April 2015

Came up here for a few days skiing at the end of the season and, while quite a lot of the ski area was closed what was open was well maintained and virtually unused. From chatting to some of the people who work here it...More

Thank WeekendTravel
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Reviewed 22 February 2015

Really enjoyed our ski holiday at Mont Dore. Super weather and snow. We did the Raquettes walk on day one plus xc skiing at Capucins plus downhill. Lots Of school groups on nursery areas but clear on higher slopes. Excellent navette service from town. Go...More

Thank Brian A
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Reviewed 31 January 2015 via mobile

A 4 hour ride from Paris and great prices. Have been going to Le Mont Dore for 6 years now and frankly I have never been disappointed. It's not the alps but the prices are fantastic. We usually only come for the weekend and check...More

1  Thank Lip_Aug
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