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Holiday Valley

6557 Holiday Valley Road, Ellicottville, NY 14731-9779
+1 716-699-2345
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Best skiing for Buckeyes

Holiday Valley is our favorite place to ski close to home - only a 3 hour drive from our home in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cleveland, Ohio
via mobile
Too Much Fun

First we started with the mountain coaster- it is what attracted us to make the drive down. It... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
via mobile
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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.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great skiing” (28 reviews)
“fresh snow” (3 reviews)
6557 Holiday Valley Road, Ellicottville, NY 14731-9779
+1 716-699-2345
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Holiday Valley is our favorite place to ski close to home - only a 3 hour drive from our home in Ohio. HV is far superior to their neighbor Peak n Peak! Although they do get rather crowded, the reason is obvious. They have a...More

Thank Ohio_traveler_46
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First we started with the mountain coaster- it is what attracted us to make the drive down. It didn't disappoint. Fun for teenager and for her younger brother. The aerial park was excellent. So many options - from easy for the younger ones (and their...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Choosing a place for a weekend with extended family was tough. Holiday Valley may well have earned themselves a return booking. We prefer the beach usually but I'm not sure we missed it with all the activities at HV. The pool area isn't too crowded...More

Thank Todd C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented a condo in Wildflower at Holiday Valley, it was perfect for two adults and two teenage girls. There is lots to do, walking into town with several restaurants and shops to visit, SkyHigh aerial park and mountain rollercoaster, paddle boarding at the lake,...More

Thank Maura M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here because it was the recommended hotel for a wedding we were attending in the area. I want to tell you that the accommodations were much nicer than I was expecting! We didnt have time to use any of the resort's amenities, but...More

Thank Sherry H
Reviewed 20 June 2017

So great to walk around the cross country trails on a pretty day. Great hiking and fun watching all the other summer activities while sipping a cold beer!

Thank JimAnne_213
Reviewed 25 May 2017

My client uses Holiday Valley regularly for conferences during the summer months. It's obvious why, It's a beautiful place with great food and UNBELIEVABLY FANTASTIC staff! Everyone, and I mean everyone, goes out of their way to make sure your stay is better than you...More

Thank Ron K
InnManagerHV, Director of Sales at Holiday Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and to specifically recognize Sandy and Franco, we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 18 April 2017

We have been skiing to Holiday Valley now for 4 years in a row and the 5th is definitely coming next year. So a great time for all ages and experience levels. Our kids love it and so does the hubby! Love it!

Thank Dunia A
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We get the Sunday afternoon pass which allows us to hit the slopes at 2:30. The resort is always clean and the staff very friendly. Great groomed slopes. The last 2 years have been tough snow wise but we still get our butts out there.

Thank Jend69
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This was our first time traveling to Buffalo NY, and we're looking for fun thing to do within driving distance. We were advised by the locals about this place, and it was absolutely amazing. Holiday Valley is a ski town filled with snow activities and...More

Thank Vanessa N
Nearby Restaurants
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1.45 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sky High Aerial Adventure Park
70 reviews
.43 km away
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38 reviews
1.52 km away
Watson's Chocolates
23 reviews
1.44 km away
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Questions & Answers
10 June 2017|
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Response from vsmith152 | Reviewed this property |
It was a little more slushy to begin with, but then it snowed and had more out west type conditions.
26 February 2017|
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Response from Kerri K | Reviewed this property |
I called to see how things were, the said they have a nice base and expecting snow this week.
21 February 2017|
Response from InnManagerHV | Property representative |
There are many options for accommodations near the resort. Which is best varies depending on your needs. Inn at Holiday Valley - traditional hotel - known for being family friendly -indoor-outdoor pool and continental... More