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One of the best ski schools I know

I am a frequent visitor to Saas-Fee as well as other well known ski resorts and I usually prefer to... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2018
Daniel B
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Tel Aviv District, Israel
Fabulous tuition

Very well organised company; excellent admin and then superb teaching staff. Amy was superb... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2018
CloppyFish
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London, United Kingdom
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We are a small owner operated Ski & Snowboard school offering both group and private tuition. Optimum has a team of qualified, fun and enthusiastic instructors who would love to ski or ride with you here in Saas Fee.
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54 Oberstrasse Chalet Beilen, Saas-Fee 3906, Switzerland
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+41 27 957 20 39
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

I am a frequent visitor to Saas-Fee as well as other well known ski resorts and I usually prefer to book an instructor both to learn from the best there is and to avoid any kind of mishaps while skiing. I have tried all the...More

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Very well organised company; excellent admin and then superb teaching staff. Amy was superb, managing a 5 year old and an assortment of skiers/non skiers. Really helpful with finding great lunch spots, calming group worries and where the best hot chocolate is!

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Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

The instructors from here are all experienced at their sport. They also know how to teach. After each of my ski runs my instructor assessed what I did and all the mistakes I made. On one of the days he gave up his lunch break...More

Thank Arthur C
Reviewed February 8, 2018

I booked 5 days of private tuition. I've never skied in my life and decided to invest. Matt was my instructor and he was absolutely brilliant. Every day was a new and exciting experience - and I loved every minute. Matt is a really great...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2018

Pre-booked for the 5 days in Saas-Fee at an acceptable price for my guidance and instruction in (what turned out to be) difficult conditions. Matt was always on time and had condition updates to hand. I am looking forward to meeting up in February for...More

Thank Mr P
Reviewed January 7, 2018

Great ski school in Saas Fee. Next to Rob helping me to get back on skis safely after 20 years, he did teach our 3 teenagers the basics of skiing... Patient, encouraging, friendly and with excellent results! A great experience worth a good recommendation

Thank Rob N
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

My daughter had a private lesson & loved it. Would highly recommend this ski school , friendly & professional. Lara was our instructor & was great with our daughter.

Thank Adrienne R J
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Fantastic ski school in Saas Fee. Max was a great teacher. Yuri and Nick really helped the children's confidence and love of skiing. They changed their view of ski school and they all want to go back. Thank you. Small groups, English speaking and fun...More

Thank sarahfoster2017
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

Partner and I had 5 days of beginners lessons with Max, he was patient, encouraging and great at communicating the theory behind the techniques. Highly enjoyable too. Recommend 100%.

Thank K O
Reviewed March 29, 2017

My wife (2nd week skier) had 2 private lessons with Nick. She was initially due to have a week of ski-school, but there was only a beginner class that week, so the lessons were changed to private. Nick was an exceptional teacher. My wife had...More

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Response from Shamil P | Reviewed this property |
Honestly I don't think you can ski during summer. There wouldn't be enough snow left to ski.
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