Rip off

da: Colbrom - 31 Dic 2009

  • Voto complessivo 1
  • Famiglie 1
  • Condizioni piste 1
  • Snowpark 1
  • Vita notturna 3

    Pregi: Lots of snow

    Difetti: no lifts open and very few runs pisted

    Consigliata per: Coppie senza figli

    Data visita: 1 Dic 2009

Recensione completa

Snow conditions were good on arrival and lots more fell during our stay. We were sold a Milky Way pass which proved to be something of a joke as the link to Sestrierre was closed most of the time. Very few runs were pisted with little piste-basher action until Christmas Eve by which time we had been there four days.
On Christmas Eve and Christmas night the pisteurs were out all night making lots of new runs ready for the Italian holidaymakers.
Frankly, we felt cheated and we were far from alone in this.
Additionally, this year's changes to the ski lift arrangements meant that in poor conditions, the only way back from Sestrierre to Sauze (although only a green run) was hairy to say the least with a steep fall away on one side of a very narrow track.
My strong advice, based on numerous years visiting Sauze, is "Don't bother!" Try France instead where the lift systems are better and piste conditions well monitored and maintained.