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ESF is great!

A brilliant week of instruction. Our kids are gold level and had a great time with the groups. My... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AllSeeingBat
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Venice, Italy
Recommended ski school for beginners

I followed the absolute beginners course with ESF Alpe D'Huez. The first two days we were in a big... read more

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mariela M
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Leuven, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Joined the beginners ski school. No instruction at all. Only taken on 3 runs for the whole week. We we’re a very small group and asked the instructor many times what the plan for the day was and how we were doing to no avail....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked on a beginners course for a week. Complete waste of money. The group was 15 people, mixed french and English. - no instruction, instructor just shouted “parallel” for 3 hours a day - didn’t split group up by ability, I asked twice to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank andybJ1499FL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have returned several years due to the excellent technical instruction and great organisation. The instructors have always been really good. Our kids thoroughly enjoy themselves and their skiing has improved immensely. Half term is always busy everywhere and the guys at Alpe d'Huez cope excellently.

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 320NickS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really great Ski School, my child was put in a group with other English Children which aided his enjoyment. The instructors English was perfect and he had just the bes attitude towards all the children! The Classes had an emphasis on Fun whilst learning. He...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made the right with ESF. Things couldn’t be better - good weather during our stay, great resort and well organised ski school. Bravo!

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Yasi M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our children’s instructor (Fred) was excellent. We were really impressed with how quickly the kids progressed. Their technical skills improved greatly and they had a lot of fun! Fred made a huge effort to ensure the children were happy and provided useful regular feedback to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank vickiijolly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A brilliant week of instruction. Our kids are gold level and had a great time with the groups. My wife and I had a private guide, Pascal, who was brilliant. We did lots of reds blacks and even some off piste! Definitely coming back next...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would highly recommend ESF to anybody looking to learn/improve their skiing. Professional, friendly and skilled instructors. My only complaint would be that my son was put into the wrong group to begin with but this was rectified quickly.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Southwoodford73
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

ESF were an excellent company to take lessons with. There were several level options and two starting locations to choose from. Our group was quite large and then got split into two groups, level dependant. This was amazing, as we had 6 people and one...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jennamac89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I followed the absolute beginners course with ESF Alpe D'Huez. The first two days we were in a big group with two instructors but then we were split in smaller groups which make learning process going faster. Valerie, our instructor for the rest of the...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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emilypoole84
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Response from Martha B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If it is your LO first time skiing then book chalet des enfants - they have ski instructors and assistants to help the little one familiarise with the snow and skis. It was my LO first time and all the children enjoyed... More
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