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The Development Centre Val d'Isere

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Scott was excellent, again

Scott taught both my wife and me, but separately in a 1:1 lesson. Both of us really enjoyed our... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2018

Terry was a fantastic ski instructor. Super helpful, patient, kind and most importantly able to... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2018
Kate G
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“off piste”(12 reviews)
The Development Centre Val d'Isere more than just a Ski School. Our aim is to help you to Ski Better. The Development Centre is all about helping you really improve your skiing in an enjoyable, relaxed environment. Rather than pre-planned lessons...more
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Rond Point des Pistes | Snowberry Ski Shop, 73150 Val d'Isere, France
+33 6 15 55 31 56
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Reviewed April 20, 2018

Scott taught both my wife and me, but separately in a 1:1 lesson. Both of us really enjoyed our time with him and most importantly of all we improved. He's a very experienced and capable teacher, who can adapt so well to the person he's...More

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Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Terry was a fantastic ski instructor. Super helpful, patient, kind and most importantly able to connect with me in order for me to receive and understand the technical information required to actually be able to ski. After 5 days of three hour sessions, Terry had...More

Thank Kate G
Reviewed March 8, 2018

I have used TDC a couple of times over the years (instructors: Jo and Steve). Both times off piste. Their mix of technical advice and fun was excellent. I can totally recommend TDC as I have used many other ski schools in Val D"Isere and...More

Thank Riaan J
Reviewed February 17, 2018

I had one 3 hour session with Owain on the second day of my ski holiday. I'd not had any tuition for years, and quite a long break as well, so I said "watch this, fix what I'm doing wrong" and he did. He identified...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

I did 3 days of group lesson with TDC and had a Gavin and he was brilliant very anttentive and impressed my ski a lot. I would recommend them in a heartbeat

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Reviewed February 4, 2018

We actually used the Tignes tased team of TDC. The team are excellent. We had Grant for the second year running and all 3 of us came on leaps and bounds. My skiing improved a huge amount this year and it was down to Grant's...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed January 11, 2018

We had 2 wonderful 3 hour ski lessons with Lauder. Probably the best lessons I have ever had. The 2 of us both over 60 had lost confidence in our skiing. Lauder enabled me to feel confident again on skis which made me realise how...More

Thank Jan Z
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

These guys know their stuff. We have had multiple trips to Val d'Isere over the years and TDC have never failed to impress us with their knowledge of where the safest and best conditions can be found. Terry and Kieran are fantastic. In small groups...More

Thank Oz_Leeds
Reviewed March 20, 2017

My girlfriend had never been skiing. The team at TDC could not have been more helpful in making her first ski holiday a successful one! Jamie was great and provided us with lessons all week. We will look to book our next skiing vacation based...More

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Reviewed February 23, 2017

I have used TDC in Val d'Isere before, both group and private lessons, and always found them to be excellent. I am an intermediate skiier always trying to improve my control and confidence. On this visit I had two lessons with Gavin (a fellow north...More

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October 7, 2016|
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Response from colintanner | Property representative |
I'm not sure we are the right people to be asking such questions. At The Development Centre we specialise in Ski Lessons and Ski Clinics, to help develop peoples skiing. We don't organise any alternative activities. Maybe... More