Ski Lessons in Val d'Isère

Val d'Isère, nestled in the heart of one of France's largest skiing areas, is a winter paradise for ski enthusiasts of all levels. Here you will find 300 km of perfectly groomed slopes, including the iconic black Face de Bellevarde piste and a large number of ski lifts along with a wide range of shops and restaurants.

This makes Val d'Isère the perfect setting for an unforgettable skiing holiday. Mountain Rooms & Chalets not only offers a wide range of rental accommodations, but can also provide information about the best-rated ski schools and ski instructors and mountain guides in Val d'Isère. This means your skiing vacation will be nothing short of spectacular.

Ski and Snowboard Lessons for All Levels

Whether you're a complete beginner eager to learn the basics or an advanced skier looking to perfect your skills, Val d'Isère has qualified instructors waiting for you, whether it’s during the school holidays or the off-peak season. Our partners, including the renowned Oxygene Ski School and the Progression Ski & Snowboard School, offer a wide range of options - from private ski lessons and adult group lessons to lessons tailored to teenagers.

Oxygene Ski School

With over 20 years of experience, Oxygene Ski School is the region’s leading family-friendly, English-speaking ski and snowboard school, with a comprehensive offering - from adult group lessons for a whole week to private instruction for just a number of hours. They also offer a customer-friendly equipment rental and delivery service. You can reach them at +33 479419958 for more information.

Mountain Masters

Specialising in private tuition and off-piste guiding, Mountain Masters provides exceptional lessons for those seeking a more personalised approach. Their English-speaking instructors are ready to give you an unforgettable skiing experience. They can be reached at 04 79 06 05.

ESF (Ecole de Ski Francais)

As the national ski school, ESF offers a wide range of group and private lessons for all ages and levels. With a large number of English-speaking instructors, they're a great choice for international guests. You can contact them at 04 79 06 02 34 for more details.

Progression Ski & Snowboard School

Owned by Ken Smith, a highly experienced instructor, Progression Ski offers personalised lessons for skiers and snowboarders of all levels.

The team of experienced instructors ensures you will have a memorable learning experience, whether you want to go piste skiing or prefer to venture off-piste. Call 06 21 93 93 80 for more information.

TDC - The Development Centre

For those looking to push their limits, TDC offers small group lessons and private sessions with a team of experienced and passionate ski instructors who will tailor the lessons to your individual needs. From Discovery Clinics to backcountry adventures, TDC can meet the needs of every skier. For more information you can send an email to

Supreme Ski School 

Supreme Ski School Supreme Ski School has given more than 100,000 hours of ski lessons over the last 30 years and so they know how to deliver the perfect ski lesson experience.

For more information you can send an email to or call +44 (0)203 744 1655.

Independent Instructors for a Tailored Experience

If you are looking for a more bespoke skiing adventure, you could also consider hiring an independent instructor. We recommend:

  • Freddie Ribaud: an off-piste expert with many years of experience. You can reach him via
  • Laurent Bastian: Fluent in English, with over 20 years of teaching experience. Organises day trips to Italy. His contact details are +33(0)614 64 06 19 and
  • Clare Burns: The first American woman to achieve the highest level French ski instructor qualification, offering private lessons and off-piste guiding. She can be contacted at +33(0)6 20 34 82 59 and

Why Choose Mountain Rooms & Chalets?

Mountain Rooms & Chalets understands that getting the best instructor and ski lessons in Val d'Isère will take your winter holiday to another level. Our partnerships with the best-rated ski schools and independent instructors ensure that you get what you’re looking for - whether it’s private ski lessons for adults, snowboard equipment or a tailor-made programme. We can find you an experienced instructor to meet your needs.

From unforgettable experiences for complete beginners to challenging courses for expert skiers, we're here to make your skiing holiday in Val d'Isère a memorable one. For more information about our accommodations and to book your next ski holiday, please visit our website or contact us directly.

Mountain Rooms & Chalets can be your gateway to an unforgettable winter adventure in the legendary ski resort of Val d'Isère.