Ski Schools in the Portes du Soleil

Les Gets Ski School ………

The Ecole Ski Francais is highly recommended for their English speaking instructors, quality of service and value for money.

We can pre-book lessons for you and offer advice on which group or private lesson package might suit you best. The meeting point for ESF in Les Gets is at the Hotel Bellevue. Rachelle (our in-resort Manager) will be there 15 minutes before commencement of lessons to introduce you and your children to your instructors. Payment will be made directly to the ESF.

Please note that prices are variable depending on dates and there are offers available on

Les Gets Group Ski Lessons with the ESF

Adult lessons 2019/20:

  • Lessons run from Monday to Friday (5 days)
  • Morning OR afternoon for Euros 163 per person
  • Morning AND afternoon for Euros 260 per person

Children’s lessons (aged 5 or over) 2019/20:

  • Lessons run from Monday to Friday (5 days)
  • Available to children aged between 5 and 12 years
  • Morning, afternoon or midday for Euros 150 per person
  • 5 lessons morning AND afternoon for Euros 237 per person

Les Gets Private Ski Lessons with the ESF

The prices below are for private ski lessons for children or adults for the 2019 / 20 season. The private lessons can be booked during the group lesson times shown at the bottom of this page. Please note that these prices are for off-peak dates and prices during the New Year period and the month of February are higher. Please ask us for confirmed prices.

  • One hour private lesson for 1-2 people  between 0900 and 1300 hours – Euros 55 per person
  • One hour private lesson for 1-2 people  between 1300 and 1700 hours – Euros 47 per person
  • Each additional person in the lesson would pay Euros 10 per hour

During the French holiday period – usually around 9th February to 9th March – private ski lessons can only be booked in a 10 hour block (2 hours x 5 days, Monday to Friday)

More detail on private lessons

Visit the website for offers on private lessons starting in Les Gets:

Lesson times

These are the timings for group lessons for the 2019/20 season:

Christmas period – 22nd December to 27th December 2019

Morning 1000 – 1230 hours
Afternoon 1400 – 1630 hours

Low Season 
Morning 1000 – 1230 hours

High Season – 29th December 2019 to 3rd January 2020 and 9th February to 6th March 2020

Morning 1000-1230
Afternoon 1400-1600

Morzine / Avoriaz Ski School ………

The best option for those staying at the Chalet Tavernier in Morzine would be to use Avoriaz Alpine (see linke below) who start their lessons at the top of the Prodain Express lift. Payment would be made directly to the ski school in resort.

Please call one of our friendly team on 01962 713330 to discuss options, or click here to see the ski school’s website.

Other Ski Schools in Les Gets / Morzine

Founded in 2006, MINT Snowboarding provides the best snowboard instruction in the area with specialised snowboard specific instructors.

The team are all British, or fluent English speakers, with a strong reputation for providing fun & progressive lessons with a friendly approach. MINT offer private lessons, group lessons, kids snowboard lessons (from age 3 up) as well as specialising in off piste guiding and freestyle instruction.

Winners of the ‘Best Snowsports School’ at the 2016 & 2017 World Snow Awards, MINT Snowboarding is the place to go for everything snowboarding!

Supreme ski school logo

Supreme Ski School, established in 1991, was one of the first British schools in the Alps. They provide ski lessons for all ages and abilities and focus on having fun – their friendly team is renowned for their excellent customer service!

For more information contact them on +44 (0)20 3744 1655 or

BASS Morzine Logo

Founded in 1999, BASS Morzine, the original British ski school was created to provide a better learning experience for every individual.

They understand that each person’s experience of snow sports is unique and that learning is a lifelong opportunity which should be enjoyable, inspiring and above all a collaboration between you and your coach.

None of BASS Morzine lessons run to a script, the BASS team take the time to listen to you, all the way from first enquiry to the very last lesson, to make sure that skiing with BASS is the best holiday you ever had.

More information available on their website.

Avoriaz Alpine Logo

The Avoriaz Alpine Ski School is the official British run ski school in Avoriaz and has been operating from their meeting point hut on the Plateau since 1992. They are a small team of fun, friendly and patient instructors offering skiing and snowboarding lessons to all ages and abilities in either private or group settings.

For more information and to book visit