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Skischule Obergurgl

Piccardweg 1, Obergurgl 6456, Austria
+43 5256 6305
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Good Children’s Ski School, Meeting Point Issues

My daughter has progressed and gained confidence this year at the children’s ski school during the... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2018
ShropshirePoppy
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Shropshire
Many thanks Kristof and Lennon

Dear Kristof and Lennon at Skischule - both my sister and I are just about scared of everything... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2018
keenaghan1
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London, United Kingdom
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Obergurgl Ski School - a Tradition since 1922 One of the best ski schools in Austria! The ski resort of Obergurgl - Hochgurgl at the end of the Oetz Valley is the highest and one of the most snow- sure and best skiing areas in Austria. For almost 90 years now, the Obergurgl Ski School has been at the heart of the region with over 100 qualified ski instructors and a comprehensive programme that includes all kinds of winter sports for all people at all levels.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Piccardweg 1, Obergurgl 6456, Austria
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+43 5256 6305
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

My daughter has progressed and gained confidence this year at the children’s ski school during the Easter holidays. She enjoyed her 6 days of lessons with Anna in a nice group size of about nine children aged from approx 9 to 15. In the past...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Dear Kristof and Lennon at Skischule - both my sister and I are just about scared of everything including our own shadow and then we went and booked a skiing holiday. However we booked private lessons through Skischule with Kristof and Lennon and we really...More

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Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

I had 4 days at ski school as an absolute beginner (had been before in December but forgotten everything) & without a doubt Albert (who has been teaching for 50 years) is the best instructor ever! I went from being terrified on day 1 to...More

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Reviewed March 26, 2018

Private instructor all week. Very patient and encouraging. Went all over the slopes in obergurgl and hochgurgl. One day in Sölden too. Learned a great deal from Armin. Great team. Very friendly and professional. March 2016. I have been again to Gurgl one year later...More

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Reviewed March 24, 2018

Having had a really bad experience many years ago, we decided to arrange private lessons for me on our arrival. My husband and I both immediately got the impression that the 'mature', old school, male instructor really didnt want to be there. His teaching approach...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

In my 7th year of skiing.... didn't start until into 40's a fairly confident person I felt my ability hadn't improved for the last few years....... despite lessons..... Second visit to Obergurgl.... This year the instructor was Gerhard F. A gentleman and a total professional...More

Thank SallyMatt7
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Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

our 4 year old one had a terrific week with Ines; always cheerful and motivating - our daughter liked the lessons, the atmosphere and even the ski race. Lunch is optional and can be a bit of a race if you head back and forth...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2018

Our second time using the ski school and as good as last time. Excellent group and private lessons for every ability. Good start time of 9:45am which allows you time to do the first slope of the morning. Well trained English speaking instructors and the...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

Our first family ski trip so we were hoping our children would enjoy it! Our 6 year old had a fantastic week as a beginner, starting on the nursery slopes but their fab instructor Jacob was pushed them on gently each day and by the...More

1  Thank Angela B
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

The ski school area is nice, separate from everything else, and our just about 4 yo had the best start there. However, there is some room for improvement. I noticed that there were name stickers that might have been used previously but were not given...More

2  Thank Balerina001
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Beare03
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Response from Philipp R | Property representative |
For little children we recommend to book only 2 hours of private tution because it is more intense than a group lesson. 2 hours in the morning cost EUR 159,00 and every additional person is EUR 18,00 2 hours in the afternoon... More
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