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Piou Piou Club in Meribel-Mottaret

I had put my eldest daughter (then aged 3) in Piou-Piou Club in Les Arcs 2000 last year so I knew... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2018
LeePhilipCollins
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Southport, United Kingdom
Off piste week

Just finished an off piste week with Stefane. He is an absolute pro; managed bi-lingual (French and... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2018
CasS687
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed February 20, 2014

Katerine our instructor was fantastic. She took us for the intermediate class; she kept everything very simplistic and we were cruising steep reds and blacks within a few days ... brilliant!!

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Reviewed March 12, 2014

My son's first ski trip has been really hindered by the so called school. He is enrolled in the Piou Piou club. He was supposed to be playing games and learning how to use skis for the first time. The club is far too over...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018

We booked our 4 year old granddaughter into the Club Piou Piou at ESF Meribel, mornings only, for 5 days in the expectation that she would be looked after, have fun with other children and gain a first experience of the joys of skiing -...More

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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Just finished an off piste week with Stefane. He is an absolute pro; managed bi-lingual (French and English) and included just the right balance of humour, local knowledge, wisdom and most importantly - an absolute regard for safety. At times I was nudged ‘to’ my...More

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DirectionESF, Responsable commercial at ESF Vallee de Meribel, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

Dear Cas687, It is always an absolute pleasure to read good feedback about our off-piste sessions. We have a great team of locals and experienced experts who will guide the small groups to find the best areas according to snow/weather conditions and clients abilities. Thanks...More

Reviewed April 6, 2018

We have consistently had excellent ski instructors from ESF Meribel. They are rigorously trained and selected. They ensure flawless ski technique to guarantee maximum safety on the slopes. I have watched other ski schools techniques and some have been shockingly unsafe.

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Reviewed April 5, 2018

I had put my eldest daughter (then aged 3) in Piou-Piou Club in Les Arcs 2000 last year so I knew what to expect, but I was still quite concerned having read some of the reviews here. This year both of my daughters (now aged...More

Thank LeePhilipCollins
DirectionESF, Responsable commercial at ESF Vallee de Meribel, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2018

Dear LeePhilipCollins Thanks for your feedback, as many parents have similar concerns, and from our side, the satisfaction rate with the ESF is very good. As discussed on the phone before your holidays, not all comments are based on real experiences on Trip Advisor, so...More

Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed having Nadia as my husband and I’s instructor. It was my first time skiing and I was extremely nervous. Her confidence and teaching skills made me feel so safe to try my best even if I did fall a lot. She helped me...More

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Reviewed March 25, 2018

I had a great instructor, Eric. He communicated well with the whole group and paid attention to the progress of each person. We covered a lot of ground and made the most of the 3 hours each day. I liked that they moved people between...More

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DirectionESF, Responsable commercial at ESF Vallee de Meribel, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Dear Michelle H, Thanks for your feedback. Very glad to hear you had a great experience with Eric. We try to get homogeneous levels, it makes the experience more enjoyable for all participants. We hope to welcome you very soon in Meribel, Team ESF Meribel

Reviewed March 12, 2018

We booked our 2 and half year old daughter for a private ski lesson as shes too young for group ski school. The teacher Sam was fantastic with our daughter, his English was perfect (hes half Australian) and he was very caring, our daughter loved...More

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DirectionESF, Responsable commercial at ESF Vallee de Meribel, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2018

Dear Tonysymonds66, Great to hear the lesson went well! We have indeed ski instructors who have a very good english, and we also have British instructors teaching with our ESF! We look forward to welcoming you very soon in Meribel, Best regards, Team ESF Meribel

Reviewed March 1, 2018

I used ESF n the past,many years ago. Was walking past a group of tots at the end of the day when I was horrified to see an ESF instructor, an older man, really rough handling the group of children, pushing them around, using his...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2018

Having used ESF for the last 8 years in other resorts, my children have pasted all the badges and moved to adult classes as they have no interest in slalom. Group classes for 5 days, they didn't learn anything new. Instructor stopped for coffee for...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed February 20, 2018

Both of my children have used ESF in La Giettaz for several years and got along brilliantly - great teachers and they've passed their badges with only 3 hours of individual teaching each time. This time we booked 5 lots of 3hr group lessons so...More

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DirectionESF, Responsable commercial at ESF Vallee de Meribel, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2018

Dear Bunsmum2014, Thanks for sharing your experience with everyone. Would you mind contacting me directly on commercial@esf-meribel.com ? We need to know which classes your children were registered in. Many thanks in advance The ESF Team

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