How We Can Help
We work closely with a number of ski schools who provide a range lessons suitable for different abilities and budgets.
We are happy to advise you and give you our recommendation based on your specific needs and in some cases we can book lessons directly for you at no extra cost.
Ski & Snowboard Lessons Morzine
Easy2ride Ski & Snowboard Academy
We have worked with Easy2ride for many years and year after year the feedback from our guests has been outstanding.
They offer adult and child lessons for either groups or private sessions. Group lessons are available for half days in either the morning or afternoon and private lessons are usually for 2 hour slots.
For child group lessons at the end of the week they present the children with a medal and certificate. Lesson sizes are limited to only 6 or 8 children and English speaking instructors.
Group lessons are for 5 days, Mon – Fri either 9.30 – 12.30 or 14.30 – 17.00
Alpine Learning Curves
This great company offer both private and group lessons to adults and children aged seven and up. Under sevens are catered for with private one on one lessons but not group lessons. All the instructors speak English as their first language and group sizes are limited to six.
BillSki is a small Morzine based company. Set up with the aim of providing high quality, individually tailored lessons through a passion for skiing, BillSki offers group lessons, kids lessons from the age of three upwards, ladies only group lessons to help improve confidence, bumps lessons to help you conquer those moguls, powder lessons to tackle that off piste and 1 on 1 boarding lessons. They are also a great company if you are looking to do some ski touring, taking you to some of the most stunning secret locations.
British Alpine Ski and Snowboard School offer courses from begginers to pros. They run a variety of coaching formats, for all ages and levels. For the children, they aim to have no gap bigger than four years between the youngest and the oldest in the group understanding the importance that different ages learn in different ways. They also offer Portes Du Soleil adventure days for those abit more experienced and wanting something a little different.
Mint Snowboard School– Snowboard Only
Specialising solely in snowboarding, Mint’s group snowboard lessons run for two hours a day, for either 4 or 5 days. Group lessons are run according to level. Courses are available for Beginner, Improver, Technical Performance and Freestyle. Don’t worry if you are not sure of your level, Mint make assessments to ensure you are in the correct group. Mint also offers specialist teaching for ankle-biters aged 3 to 6. Lessons are focused on fun through learning, enabling children to adopt the basics of snowboarding in an exciting and stimulating environment. Also available for lessons in Avoriaz.
Ski & Snowboard Lessons Avoriaz
Freedon 2 Ski provide a range of ski instruction services, from private ski lessons to group ski lessons, for both children and adults. Priding themselves on patience, care and small group sizes. They have three different courses that they run for specific ager groups of children and teenagers, with 100% of there young clients saying they ‘ve enjoyed their ski lessons. They also offer specialist off piste sessions.
The Snow Institute
Offering premium lessons at a very affordable price, there aim is to provide flexibility on all lessons to make sure they compliment your holiday. They guarantee no price raises in busy periods and you are guaranteed a British instructor. The Snow Institute offer Premium Clinics tailored to cover different techniques and areas in skiing, including off piste, bumps and all terrain. If you want to improve your technique and tackle harder more challenging terrain, this could be the clinic for you.
Alpine Avoriaz Ski
The Avoriaz Alpine Ski School is one of the original British-run and English-speaking ski and snowboard schools in the Portes du Soleil, having offered personalised snowsports lessons since 1992. This means they have vast knowledge of the local area and know the best hidden gems in the Portes Du Soleil. All ages and abilities are catered for, for both snowboarders and skiers. A popular course is their Introduction to freestyle course, teaching all ages how to do jumps and tricks safely and correctly.
Reach Your Peak
Owner and instructor, Herve Gaillard, was raised here in the Portes Du Soleil and has been running Reach your Peak for over ten years. After working as an instructor for other companies, building up an excellent reputation and loyal client base he decided to set up on his own. Great for off piste lessons and ski touring, but also offers group and one to ones for people wanting to improve there techniques. A strong believer that every body has different physical capabilities and will adapt the right technique to your own personal way of skiing.