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ESF Avoriaz 1800

83 Place Jean Vuarnet, 74110 Avoriaz, Morzine, France
+33 4 50 74 05 65
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lessons too short

generally ESF has a good level of instructors, however our most recent experience wasn't ideal... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2017
shppo
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London
Couldn't have done it without them.

As a middle aged man with a dodgy knee I am not sure why I thought skiing was a good idea... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2017
Ian B
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  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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83 Place Jean Vuarnet, 74110 Avoriaz, Morzine, France
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Reviewed 1 January 2017

generally ESF has a good level of instructors, however our most recent experience wasn't ideal. Wrong information given meaning we missed the first day's lesson, wrong classification meaning we had to swap classes and waste more time, and generally just not enough time on the slope in short lessons to...More

Thank shppo
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

As a middle aged man with a dodgy knee I am not sure why I thought skiing was a good idea. Decided to have private lessons with ESF Montriond and am now bitten by the bug. Alexis was my instructor and he was simply incredible....More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Booked a 1.5 hr private lesson and was not taught a thing. Lesson we cut short by instructor and then left by instructor to get myself and 5 year old down by ourselves. Reception does not give full details just trying to take your money....More

2  Thank StacyShoe
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Really good lessons with some lovely people who helped push me forwards. Be aware that like any large school the first morning is chaos as the groups are sorted, with people not knowing whats going on or where to go, but it kind of sorts...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

My kids had a great private instructor for the week and learned very quickly skiing with Eric Ch... Thank you again for the wonderful experience and you gave motivation to my kids to access a new sport in relaxed way !

Thank drmaniac
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Good advice and explanations from Christophe, who spoke English quite well (he switched to French every now and then when he realized we understood quite a bit of that as well, which didn't bother us much).

Thank pj_claeys
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Two of us had private lessons (2 hrs each) for four days (both beginners!) The instructor was patient and very encouraging. We both learned a lot and were comfortable on the Proclu blue run by the fourth day.

Thank PV74
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Took a bit of time to click due to the English / French language. Each day got better as a result.Thrown down a blue run in somewhat of a Frank Spencer moment having never skied before. In hindsight probably a good way to learn. Good...More

Thank NCM
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Bit of a hiccup at the beginning when were were told that i hadn't paid - thank god for a banking app that showed i had! We were unfortunately late and so were late to our lesson which the lady at the desk was a...More

Thank simposh
Reviewed 29 March 2016

I have nothing but anger towards the instructor who taught my child of 9 for two hours privately in Avoroaz. His name was Adrian and my son told me that he pushed him too far and a lot of the lesson was twenty yards in...More

1  Thank Rubins T
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