ЕSF Chamonix

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ESF Chamonix ski school has a team of 280 multi-lingual ski & snowboard instructors who are fully qualified and can offer excellent tuition for a wide range of mountain sports as well as skiing and snowboarding.

Group ski lessons for adults are offered all week long, morning sessions from Monday to Friday. There is no restriction on age or ability level to join ski or snowboard lessons - groups are organised in a way where you will be together with people of similar skill and experience as yourself. Professional ski instructors make sure that lessons are tailored to allow for specific needs of a group.

Children's ski lessons are also available: 3- and 4-year-old beginners start in a group or with a private instructor in the snow garden  - a secure area where little skiers can make their first turns in safety and enjoy the fun of the magic carpet; group lesson for 5- to 12-year-olds start on the Savoy or Planards slopes.

Private lessons can be tailored to any level or age and off-piste mountain guiding are also available.


Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for overall cancellation policy. Below policy is in addition to our general T&C.

In case of a booking cancellation of a ski lesson during the 2 weeks before the start of service E.S.F. Chamonix will withhold an amount equal to 50% of the sum that you have paid.

Applicable to group lessons only: In the absence of a cancellation policy and in the event of force majeure on presentation of proof in relation thereto: you will be offered reimbursement of that part of the course that you are unable to attend by way of a credit note calculated on the basis of the unit price.

The E.S.F. at Chamonix retains the right to cancel lessons before they are due to begin or after they have begun particularly in the event of force majeure. Force majeure principally comprises an event involving: closure of the ski slopes or of the ski lifts, weather conditions which are dangerous as regards the groups accessing the practice areas. 

Group ski lessons and private Instructors from ESF Chamonix: