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Fun summer trip

We went up the gondola. It's about a 15 minute ride to Pila with great views. Did a short pretty... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Adina R
Ra'anana, Israel
Great for summer time hikes and waIks!

Hiking / walks tracks amazing! Bikes lots for off road, mountain biking. Great day walking and then... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
London, United Kingdom
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“cable car”(12 reviews)
“ski area”(10 reviews)
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 February 2008

Pila is a smallish ski area above the town of Aosta. Linked by a gondola (6 man telecabines) from the middle of Aosta, the skiing is excellent for second timers up to piste carvers. Off piste and black run experts will find this place limited....More

11  Thank buggins7
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 8 January 2012

More often than not Pila feels like a destination for the British holiday crowd or Aosta school kids and their parents. I first skied there 6 years ago. There is some competitive race training and competitions. A big positive is the gondola access from down...More

4  Thank Grivola
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

We went up the gondola. It's about a 15 minute ride to Pila with great views. Did a short pretty walk at the top since the chairlift was closed due to high winds the day before. By then the chairlift reopened so we took it...More

Thank Adina R
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Hiking / walks tracks amazing! Bikes lots for off road, mountain biking. Great day walking and then lovely drinks at the bar! Views fab! Fun to go on the cable car!

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Whilst the rest of my family were off skiing, I spent some time exploring Pila and found it really nice with lots of history to discover.

1  Thank Alice H
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Went for a week in February with my husband and we were absolutely delighted to have the red and black slopes almost to ourselves for the first couple of days. By the end of the second day we had ski’d the area and were then...More

Thank Korsim
Reviewed 2 March 2018

We have skied in France for many years but decided to try Pila on the advice of friends. Our week was excellent, with blue skies on the first 3 days, and occasional snow on the other days. Lift queues were mostly minimal, certainly compared to...More

1  Thank BobbyG34
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 11 with kids, parents and grandparents. Kids aged 9-13, all with some skiing experience. We stayed in Aosta and had a very easy journey from there to Pila every day on the gondola. Ski hire with Skimium in Pila and...More

Thank Amy N
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Too small for a complete week of skiing, Pila is interesting for a weekend and offers great race slopes for racing events.

Thank D A
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Great place , very friendly. Good food on the slopes. Quiet apart from Saturday afternoon. Superb skiing. We would certainly visit again. Try red run no 3!

Thank A6504QWsteveh
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Pila is an ideal place for a family holiday. The resort lies at an altitude of 1814 metres. It lies in a bowl-shaped area lined with fur and larch trees. The ski area consists of a cable car, 3 gondols, 8 chair lifts and 5...More

Thank Rose B
Reviewed 30 December 2017

I had had it in mind too visit Lila for many years, It is a well known resort and I wanted to review it as a possible ski place for a school trip. There lies the problem, as school ski area it may well be...More

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Response from Alice H | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know about chalets. I got an Airbnb place. And it is euros 😃