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Address: 1 Sun Valley Road, Sun Valley, ID 83353
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+1 208-622-6136
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Whether it's an exciting day on the slopes of Bald Mountain, or a relaxing...

Whether it's an exciting day on the slopes of Bald Mountain, or a relaxing sleigh ride or round of golf, Idaho's famous year-round resort promises a variety of recreation for outdoor enthusiasts.

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Nice and Friendly

We skied Sun Valley for a week in early March for 7 days. Although we did not get any fresh snow whilst we were there, the resort did a superb job keeping the groomers nice and... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2016
quimby420
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Seattle
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Seattle
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73 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

We skied Sun Valley for a week in early March for 7 days. Although we did not get any fresh snow whilst we were there, the resort did a superb job keeping the groomers nice and skiable. Everyone around the resort was pleasant and approachable. We'll return.

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Spokane, Washington
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482 reviews
201 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Came for sun and light powder, but got fog and rain. But that is the gamble with scheduling a ski trip a year in advance. The a River a Run and Warm Springs lodges were very nice. The staff was great in the lodges and at the various lift stations. Because of conditions we did not get to explore most... More 

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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We stayed in the condominiums next to the Lodge and had a great time. The location is easy to get to the mountain and Ketchum. The remodeled Lodge is a bit too fancy for my taste but the overall Sun Valley experience is as great as ever.

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Chicago, Illinois
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191 reviews
80 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Sure,. great views from the top, convenient logistics, including free parking, decenty grooming.. BUT With hardly any snow, and late-spring in mid-February, they seemed to pretend everything was fine - and keep charging the absurd $135/day. We were on the Mountain Collective Pass - highly recommended - but the greed of the owners left a bad taste in the mouth.... More 

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Mike F, Guest Relations Manager at Sun Valley Resort, responded to this review

Dear wind_n_water, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor. We value and appreciate all comments whether complimentary or critical. We are truly sorry to hear that your visit to Sun Valley was disappointing. We are committed to 100% guest satisfaction, and thoughtful guest feedback is an important part of that process. We need to... More 

McCall, Idaho
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45 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

We spent most of one day enjoying the spa. The massage, Sauna, Steam Room, Jacuzzi, Pool were all amazing. Much to our surprise very few people, with many amenities. Friendly helpful staff & most importantly it was spotless clean.

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Elgin, Illinois
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179 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Amazing place. Great snow and grooming, wonderful lift system and no lines, great food/drink at all their lodges. Lift tickets cheaper than other world class ski areas. Staff very personable.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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88 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016

I've been staying at the Sun Valley Resort for 4 years now. They are consistently amongst the best hotels in the world that I've stayed. Everything you could possibly need is on site including an amazing spa, a full service bar, gift shop, bowling alley and the most amazing hot tub you could ever see. After their renovation last year,... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Impeccable grooming-first class service-beautiful lodges. Slopes have a consistent pitch which make them much fun to ski. Ski school is first rate. I have driven twice to Sun Valley to sk,i and it has been well worth it both times.

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American Fork, Utah
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58 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Amazingly long runs! WOW! Thigh burner. We had a wonderful time skiing with our kids (14, 12). The black groomed runs were perfect for our kids who are relatively new to skiing. Avoid the lodge at the top - cafeteria style greasy food. Stick to Warm Creek Lodge - Great pizza, the freshly out of the oven chocolate chip cookies... More 

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Mike F, Guest Relations Manager at Sun Valley Resort, responded to this review

Dear BBV13, Thank you for your recent review of Sun Valley Resort. Our goal is to provide 100% guest satisfaction. There is no doubt we are committed to excellence and an extraordinary guest experience. To assure that our visitors enjoy the best possible visit requires a promise on our part to provide the very best in service and facilities. We... More 

Hailey, Idaho
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83 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016

The stunning snow and excellent conditions on Baldy, make coming to Sun Valley really worth the effort! We have lived in the Wood River Valley for 30 years now and spent many hours at the resort over the Christmas season with our grandchildren. The food and service was EXCELLENT! The new improvements are lovely (though we miss the old Duchin... More 

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