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Big White Ski Resort

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Address: 5315 Big White Road, Big White, British Columbia, Canada
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+1 250-765-3101
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Booking a Big White vacation is easy with Big White Central Reservations,...

Booking a Big White vacation is easy with Big White Central Reservations, Big White's largest on mountain booking agency. Select from a wide range of ski-in ski-out accommodation, from economy to executive with private hot tub units, we have something to suit all budgets and tastes. Take advantage of discounted lift tickets, lessons and equipment rentals, find great special offers, book airport transfers, select airline flights and on mountain activities all through our one stop, full service booking agency. If you're driving, parking in resort and at all properties is FREE!

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Great Mountain- Great Customer Service

This was our first time to Big White and we loved it. Great selection of runs and lots of easy to difficult glade runs. We had lots of snow- some white-outs but only at the top of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our first time to Big White and we loved it. Great selection of runs and lots of easy to difficult glade runs. We had lots of snow- some white-outs but only at the top of the mountain. The staff was great from the reservations to restaurant staff to ticket agent to ski patrol. All were extremely friendly and... More 

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have been coming here with our family for 16 years. This year, we booked for 6 nights and 5 days of skiing. Very disappointing to have to move rooms for 2 nights. And even more disappointing that this resulted in a price that did not recognize our long stay. As long term loyal customers, we had hoped for better.

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Bosham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place, great snow, great skiing . We stayed in self catering and wished we'd stocked up more in Walmart in Kelowna first as the shop is really expensive. Otherwise a great trip.

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear LouBhappy, Thank you for sharing your review with the travel community! We really appreciate your feedback and we hope to welcome you back for another visit soon! More 

Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This does not have the vertical of Revelstoke, nor the urbane village life of Whistler. But it's a huge resort that runs 10km across and with many runs that provide almost 800m of vertical top to bottom. First impressions were that there was a lot of development across the base of the resort, but that there wasn't really a village... More 

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear johnmselles, Thank you for taking the time to provide such a thoughtful review for others in the snow-seeking travel community. We really appreciate your thorough feedback and are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the varied terrain across Big White Ski Resort. We hope to welcome you back for another visit soon - bring your skates! :) More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were very disappointed in the Big White shuttle service this evening. After two nights of fantastic service, we were reluctantly picked up by a driver that continued to chastise us up the hill from the village for not being at a designated stop. The two previous nights more than 6 people were at the stop and the pleasant drivers... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Had an awesome time here! My wife's beginner/ intermediate and I'm more experienced and this resort has all sorts of terrain: and lots of it! Snow was amazing - a full day of champagne powder while we were here. Nice village feel too with great restaurants, bars, shops, grocery stores and accommodation. It's known as a family resort but it... More 

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear CharlieUrsell, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review of your recent visit to Big White Ski Resort. We are thrilled to hear that you and your wife enjoyed your stay with us and that you took pleasure in the varied terrain and the unique dining scene in our resort community. We hope to welcome you back... More 

Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

They market this resort as BC's favourite family resort. I am not sure on what basis it stakes this claim. I can tell you of the approx 20 mountains I have visited it is one of the coldest I have experienced. A wide variety of terrain but my observation is that the grooming is average for a "family" resort. It... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for a winter wonderland getaway, this is it. There is so much to do at Big White, for skiers, boarders and everyone who doesn't do either. There is plenty of terrain to explore for skiers and boarders. Green runs for novices, easy to difficult blues, and a large number of black runs to choose from. And most... More 

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear canadianexile, Thank you for providing such thoughtful and thorough feedback regarding your recent stay at Big White Ski Resort. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we appreciate you providing dining recommendations for others in the travel community! We hope to welcome you back to Canada's Favourite Family Resort in the near future! More 

Mintlaw, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from a week at Big White Resort, an hours drive from Kelowna Airport. The resort is small compared to some of the larger European skiing destinations, but it has everything you need. Unlike skiing in the Alps though, Big White by comparison is empty! No lift queues during the week at all and at the weekend, not more... More 

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear Gary S, Thank you for providing such thoughtful and thorough feedback regarding your recent stay at Big White Ski Resort. We are glad you enjoyed your time here and we are happy to hear that you will return soon! More 

Gold coast
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have just spent 10 days skiing at big white. 3 couples with adult children. Great snow, no lines, the runs are suitable for all levels. A wide range of restaurants. Grocery store on the mountain and not to expensive. Loved our time there and can't wait to get back

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BWCR, Manager at Big White Ski Resort, responded to this review

Dear Maria O, Thank you for taking the time to provide such great feedback regarding your recent stay with us at Big White Ski Resort. We are pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your visit and that you hope to return soon. Let it snow! More 

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