Les Gets Ski School

Our Les Gets Ski School is situated in the heart of the Portes du Soleil, a vast ski area where the sun shines over the perfect pistes with Mont Blanc on the horizon. Our international ski school team work across Morzine & Avoriaz too, so they know the area like the back of their hand.

We offer group lessons, private ski lessons, off-piste courses, ski touring classes and more. So no matter your age or ability, we offer lessons in Les Gets for complete beginners to advanced skiers.

Development is at the heart of what we do at New Generation, and this is no different for our ski instructors on the hill. Our small team in Les Gets all hold the highest level of qualification possible in Europe, have shadowed local mountain guides to learn the hidden off-piste terrain and taken specialist courses in freestyle & avalanche safety. Our team know how to help children develop whilst having fun to ensure they remain the most professional, friendly instructors in the Portes du Soleil.

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Les Gets at a Glance

Ski Resort Guide

Pisted Ski Area


Total Lifts


Longest Run

8km (Bouquetin!)



Night Skiing

Yes (In Morzine)

Ski Pass Area

Portes du Soleil

Resort Altitude

1172 – 2002 m

Nearest International Airport


Green Runs


Blue Runs


Red Runs


Black Runs


Les Gets Piste Map

Ski School Les Gets Meeting Point

Where you’ll meet your instructor

Group Lessons – The New Generation Les Gets Ski School meeting point is situated on the snow front, beside Chavannes Express & Chavanne bubble. Find the ticket office just off the main street, walk up the stairs onto the snow front and you will meet your instructor beside the fence.

Private Lessons – We’ll meet you at a convenient location for you. Get in touch with our team on the week of your lesson to arrange the best meeting point.

Choose Your Ski Lessons

Custom Experiences

Tailored for each client
Adaptive Ski Lessons

Adaptive ski lessons are enabling more people to participate in snowsports with the greatest possible level of independence.

Bespoke business packages
Corporate Lessons

Les Gets is the perfect destination for a corporate ski trip! With its world-class facilities and stunning scenery, Les Gets is an ideal setting for team-building and bonding.

New Generation has extensive experience in organising corporate ski trips, and our knowledgeable staff will work with you to ensure that your trip is a success. We can provide support and guidance on everything from travel arrangements to accommodation and activities.

In addition, we can offer expert instruction on the slopes, helping your team to develop their skiing skills and confidence. So whether you’re looking to build teamwork or impress a client, Les Gets is the perfect destination for your next corporate ski trip!

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Les Gets FAQ’s

Our Ski School Lesson Costs are from

* quoted prices are for 1 – 2 pupils in non-peak weeks. Additional pupils can be added for a fee and prices in peak weeks are higher. Prices may vary in other ski schools. If you’d like to book beginner lessons in Les Gets, click here to see our online lesson availability.


  • Whippersnappers to Bombers will need the Les Gets/Morzine Pass.
  • Rockets to Pro-riders will need the Les Gets/Morzine Pass. Our instructors will advise if they need to upgrade to a Portes du Soleil Pass.


  • Adults in our Level 1 groups need the Les Gets/Morzine Pass.
  • Adults in our Levels 2, 3 and 4 will need the Les Gets/Morzine Pass. Our instructors will advise if you need to upgrade to a Portes du Soleil Pass.
  • Off-Piste Courses will need the Les Gets/Morzine Pass.

Read more about Les Gets lift passes here.

Airport Transfer

Most people that use air travel fly into Geneva as it’s less than 100 km drive to Les Gets.  There are shuttle buses from 25-50€ per person, or you can take a private taxi.  There are also shuttle bus services from Lyon, Chambery and Grenoble, but for the higher price of between 60-100€ per person.

We recommend the following transfer companies.


Skiidy Gonzales


Alternatively, you can take a train to Cluses or Thonon les bains and then take either a public or shuttle bus or a private taxi into resort.

These can be accessed on the Les Gets Website.

If you’re a complete beginner, as an adult or child, Les Gets is a good ski area for first timers. With 13 blue runs and 7 green runs, there is plenty of choice to get you up on your feet.

Les Gets also has plenty of ski schools to choose from, with native english speakers and excellent customer service. Here at New Generation, we have small groups for adults and children or private lessons where individual students can get one-on-one coaching from our fully qualified instructors. In school holidays, ski schools are much busier, so it’s best to book ahead of time to get a good deal.

There is also a free beginner area where you can learn to ski without having to pay for a lift pass. The Mappys area is close to the Chavannes cable car. Read more about the best beginner area in Les Gets here.

Whether you’re a non-skier or have one in your party, or you’re looking for something to do when the weather draws in, there are plenty of non-skiing activities to keep you entertained in Les Gets.

Ice skating

Horse & sleigh

Snowshoeing or Nordic walking


Dog sledding



Hot air balloon rides

Helicopter rides

Electric snowmobiling

Les Gets does sit on the lower end of the scale, in terms of altitude, so it does get affected by warmer temperatures towards the end of the season. But most people who stay in Les gets can easily access the neighbouring village of Avoriaz which sits at closer to 2,000m.

Morzine and Les Gets’ do have heavily wooded slopes which provide good protection from bad weather.

Les Gets is a fantastic resort for families of all ages. There is such a variety of slopes to keep all abilities happy. And plenty of activities within the resort to entertain everyone.

Read more about Les Gets for families here.

In Les Gets we recommend one company that provides childcare options:

Jack Frost’s
Quality childcare in the Portes du Soleil.

Les Gets is a reasonably expensive resort. There are plenty of lively bars and restaurants where you can splash the cash or cheaper places to eat on a budget if you’d prefer.

Geneva is the closest international airport to Les Gets ski resort. Which is just over 1 hour from Les Gets.

Les Gets usually opens in mid December. Consult the official opening dates for skiing in Les Gets here.

There is a regular bus service linking up with Morzine, Les Gets, Montroids and even as far as Les Jotty. Timetables can be found at the bus stops and in the Tourist Office.

Les Gets village ski resort sits at 1172m altitude. Read more about Les Gets village here.

If you’re looking for more information about the resort including what’s on during your stay, then try: Lesgets.com/en

We also found this handy guide on all things Les Gets. Read more here.

Need help booking with our Les Gets Ski School?
Give us a call, we’re here for you.

UK office: +44 1462 674 000
Lines open: Monday – Friday 9:00 – 17:00 UK


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