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Highly recommend this fantastic ski school!!! The office was ever so helpful with the booking and... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2018
London, United Kingdom
Great instructors and the kids had a brilliant time

We have used ESF for our children's lessons for the past 6 years and have always been really happy... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2018
Ascot, United Kingdom
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Welcome to the ESF Tignes le Lac! Our instructors invite you to share their passion for the mountains, skiing, snowboarding, off-piste, racing, telemarking... We cater for all levels from beginners to experts, with instructors speaking English...more
Immeuble du Palafour, 73320 Tignes, France
+33 4 79 06 30 28
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

Highly recommend this fantastic ski school!!! The office was ever so helpful with the booking and advising too. My 12 year old son had some private lessons which did the world of good to his confidence. He had Sebastien and Gilles teaching him on different...More

Thank S C
Reviewed April 17, 2018

We have used ESF for our children's lessons for the past 6 years and have always been really happy with their service. Our daughters love their lessons and their skiing has improved so much.

Thank MPrice1971
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Took youngest (6) boy on his own, as his brothers were 2 trips ahead of him. First time away without family, he was nervous although had passed Flocons at previous visit. Day before ski school had 1 to 1 in afternoon, changed from morning due...More

Thank Jeremy D
Reviewed April 12, 2018

We booked group ski lessons for our 3 year old daughter and private ski lessons for our 5 year old son. They had a fabulous week, the instructors were fantastic and we will definitely be booking again with them next year.

Thank flux1e
Reviewed April 12, 2018

I learnt to ski with ESF over 20 years ago and really enjoyed my lessons back then. Enough to want my children to also learn with ESF for the first time. I was not disappointed. My 9 and 7 year old were both skiing the...More

Thank Prashant C
Reviewed April 7, 2018

We were unable to book a member of our party into one of the higher recommended ski schools in Le Lac as they were full, so went with ESF based on personal experience. Our party member was to be fair a beginner, but as the...More

Thank DaveH28_13
Reviewed April 5, 2018

We have been using ESF for over 5 years for our kids and ourselves. We have found the instructors in Les Brevieres to be extremely warm and welcoming to the kids. They all speak fantastic english and teach well. The kids have all improved and...More

Thank LausieLDN
Reviewed April 3, 2018

I can‘t recommend ESF Tignes highly enough. We had a mixed group of children with us, some of whom had skied in the French system and others who had skied in other countries so we really weren‘t sure of what level lessons we should ask...More

Thank FionaH60
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Both our girls had a great time and improved their skiing beyond expectations. The monitors where friendly, professional and ensured they enjoyed the experience. Well worth it.

Thank Charlie P
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

I was a complete novice having only spent 6 hours on an indoor slope prior to our ski holiday to Tignes. The remainder of my group had years of experience! My instructor for the 6 mornings of lessons was Jean-Marc who was an excellent, patient...More

Thank Graham K
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