Verbier Ski School

Our top ski coaches in Verbier have been helping clients make the most of their holiday in Verbier since 2006, and we haven’t looked back since. Our team in Verbier has evolved since those early days, but what hasn’t changed is our drive to ensure all our clients have an incredible experience in the mountains.

Verbier is famous for its fun and challenging environment for every level skier. More recently Verbier has risen in popularity due to it’s off-piste terrain and free-ride faces suitable for advanced skiers and thrill seekers. Our team is driven to find the best powder snow and you’re guaranteed to have good fun, exploring off-piste in Verbier and the whole 4 Vallees ski area with us by your side.

We know it’s the little things that count. Whether you’re looking for lessons and coaching, a bespoke package for your corporate trip or to find the best lunch spot, our experienced team of ski instructors have got it covered.

Discover Verbier

Verbier at a Glance

Ski Resort Guide

Pisted Ski Area

410km

Total Lifts

85

Longest Run

15km

Snowparks

1

Night Skiing

Yes

Ski Pass Area

4 Valleys

Resort Altitude

1500m

Nearest International Airport

Geneva

Snow
Lifts
On-Piste
Off-Piste
Beginners
Nightlife
Green Runs

0

Blue Runs

19

Red Runs

5

Black Runs

5

Verbier Piste Map

Verbier Ski Lessons Meeting Point

GROUP SKI LESSONS

Group Lessons in Verbier – The New Generation Ski School meeting point is at the top of Les Esserts slopes.

If you are travelling by bus ( it’s free) please get on line N°1 from Medran. Get off at bus stop named N°17/Ski schools’ area. You can navigate there using our Google Map pin found here.

Please note, you cannot buy lift passes here, so ensure you purchase one before you arrive at the meeting point.

PRIVATE SKI LESSONS

Private Ski Lessons in Verbier – The New Generation meeting point is at Lumi cafe, directly opposite the Medran lift station.

You can navigate there using our Google Map pin found here.

If you previously set an alternate meeting point with our team, please refer to your confirmation email for those details.

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Verbier Resort Map
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Private Lessons Meeting Point – Lumi Cafe opposite Medran

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Group Ski Lessons Meeting Point – Top of Les Essert’s slope.

Choose Your Verbier Ski Lessons

Please note, at this time we do not offer snowboard lessons in Verbier. Please do get in touch if you are looking for snowboard lessons, as we’d be more than happy to recommend a ski and snowboard school that can provide snowboard lessons for you or your group.

Custom Experiences

Tailored for each client
Adaptive Ski Lessons

Adaptive ski lessons are enabling more people to participate in snow sports with the greatest possible level of independence. We take a very personal approach and will align a dedicated instructor to meet all of your personal needs on the mountain.

Bespoke business packages
Corporate Lessons

Whether it’s making lunch reservations using our extensive local knowledge or taking your group heli-skiing with our group of fun instructors. Nothing is too much trouble, so why not let us organise your corporate booking this year with a very highly skilled instructor?

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Verbier Ski School FAQ’s

Our Ski 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.

Fly

Fly to Geneva Airport and get an airport transfer which takes just under 3 hours. Or fly to Sion Airport which is closer, but there is less choice when booking flights.

Train

Get a train to Martigny and then change for Le Châble. You can then either stay in Le Châble, or get a taxi, bus or the gondola up into Verbier.

There is a free bus service that runs circular around the resort. Verbier has a free bus service that runs from Carrefour all the way down to Verbier village. It runs every 5-10 minutes from 8am – 6pm.

All lines run through the supermarket stop (Migros), Ermitage  car park in Place Centrale, Medran lift station and Savoleyres lift station. So if you need to get to any lift station, it doesn’t matter which one you get on.

It is important to get the right number to get to your destination.

  • Line 1 takes you to to Carrefour
  • Line 2 takes you to Hameau (Les Esserts)
  • Line 3 takes you to Patier and Verbier Village

*Tip – Only line 3 stops outside la poste on the way to Patier and Verbier Village

These can be found on the official Verbier website.

Fitness and Recovery Sessions

Lottie and Emma, from Mountain Beach Fitness Retreats, offer whole body innovative workouts designed systematically to complement your skiing, speed up recovery and enhance your performance on and off the piste. Sessions vary from high-intensity cardio and strength conditioning, working on ski-specific skills such as agility, balance, coordination and power, to active recovery and assisted stretch sessions. Training is offered either 1-on-1 or in private groups with a maximum of four. Sessions are tailored made to suit individuals and the in-chalet service means Lottie and Emma can come straight to you, unless you fancy their ethos of fresh air, outdoors training!

Or, if you fancy venturing out of Verbier for the day for a little adventure then perhaps our friends at Frost Guiding can help?

Frost Guiding offer Alpine Mountaineering, Ice Climbing and Ski Touring Guides in Arolla, Switzerland.

If you don’t fancy ski school, no matter your age, ski level or interests there is plenty to do in Verbier. Keep yourself entertained and enjoy the range of different experiences on offer in Verbier.

Yes! There are multiple beginners areas, where you can learn to ski away from the steep slopes. If you’re a very nervous skier, there are plenty of easy green and blue slopes for you to practice on to build up your confidence. Read more about beginner skiing in Verbier.

It’s good to note that the nursery slopes don’t require a Vebier ski pass. You can buy a ‘beginner area only’ lift pass so check before buying a lift pass, as you could save yourself a few Swiss Franks.

Intermediate to advanced skiers will love Verbier, due to it’s varied terrain and itinerary routes. The pistes are incredibly prepared are are always in tip top condition. So no matter your ski level, you’ll have a brilliant time in Verbier.

If you are looking for a few ski lessons, book one of our friendly and fun instructors to learn how to navigate the slopes in a calm and safe environment.

Although the resort sits at 1500m, and does get affected by the sun early into the spring, most of the slopes are much higher up the mountain, around 3,000m. Which means the snow sticks around all season long up the top, so there’s always plenty of snow to enjoy.

Verbier is a relatively expensive ski resort. Some people refer to it as the most expensive ski resort in Switzerland. But Switzerland as a country, is more expensive than other neighbouring countries like France or Italy.

Expect to pay around 7CHF for a beer and around 25CHF per person for a meal.

Verbier’s extensive network of lifts are open in summer and winter. Click here to find out when Verbier opens this winter.

Geneva airport is the closest airport to Verbier ski resort. You can then get a transfer to the resort from the airport which takes just under 3 hours. Or fly to Sion Airport which is closer, but there is less choice when booking flights.

Verbier ski resort sits at 1500m.

Verbier does have a reputation for being a high-end party resort, but it is actually fantastic for families and young children as theres so much going on. Teenagers will love the cool vibe that Verbier has, and the chic accommodation that’s insta-worthy.

Small children can actually ski for free in Verbier, so it’s worth mentioning when buying a lift pass.

Find out why Verbier is a great family-friendly ski resort.

Verbier tourist board website

Verbinet
A site with useful info about resort and well as snow reports and news

Need help booking lessons?
Give us a call, our office team are here for you.

We have a year round booking team.

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

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