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Skischule Obergurgl

Piccardweg 1, Obergurgl 6456, Austria
+43 5256 6305
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good but can be better

The ski school area is nice, separate from everything else, and our just about 4 yo had the best... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
London, United Kingdom
Christmas in Obergurgl

The ski school was very good offering English speaking guides/instructors. Medals were given to all... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Hazel C
Upminster, United Kingdom
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Obergurgl Ski School - a Tradition since 1922 One of the best ski schools in Austria! The ski resort of Obergurgl - Hochgurgl at the end of the Oetz Valley is the highest and one of the most snow- sure and best skiing areas in Austria. For almost 90 years now, the Obergurgl Ski School has been at the heart of the region with over 100 qualified ski instructors and a comprehensive programme that includes all kinds of winter sports for all people at all levels.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Piccardweg 1, Obergurgl 6456, Austria
+43 5256 6305
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

The ski school area is nice, separate from everything else, and our just about 4 yo had the best start there. However, there is some room for improvement. I noticed that there were name stickers that might have been used previously but were not given...More

Thank Balerina001
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The ski school was very good offering English speaking guides/instructors. Medals were given to all the children who participated in the classes.

Thank Hazel C
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Instructors are very friendly and helpful, with adults and children! In general friendlier than the French ski instructors.

Thank Grake L
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I both spent a week skiing in Obergurgl and both had a great time in different school groups. We both found our instructors able to strike a good balance between instruction and just plain enjoyment of the skiing while also able to...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This was my children's (4, 8 & 9) first year skiing and they had a great time. The teachers were very nice and clearly effective. My older children went from never seeing snow in their lives to managing reds (blues, if using the US system)...More

Thank gdfthr81
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I had a fantastic week at ski school, in Jurgen's group. Jurgen was funny, encouraging and positive, and he brought my skiing technique on leaps and bounds. He brought our group to Hochgurgl twice, which was a perfect place for early intermediate to practice turning...More

Thank Majellissima
Reviewed 11 March 2017

learnt the basics here in 2016, combination of group and private lessons - reviewed previously. This year had six days of group lessons with the fabulously patient and clear instructor Maria W. As I started skiing later than most (I am 55 this year) I...More

Thank MWhizz
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I, along with other family members, used the Obergurgle Ski School for our recent ski holiday. Whilst I had previously skied (33 years ago!) my wife had never touched skis. We pre booked the ski school before traveling. The school staff and...More

Thank Karlloss
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This was my first time skiing and I was feeling very nervous about the whole experience! I had gone with a large group of people with mixed abilities - some who had skied for 30 years, and others, like myself, totally new to it! Saturday,...More

Thank Weezie1967
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We have just returned from a weeks skiing in Obergurgl and had lessons with Jordan Kelly from Obergurgl ski school. He was amazing. I was extremely nervous and this was my last attempt at skiing. Now I can't wait to go back. He has endless...More

Thank Zippy373
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3 November 2015|
Response from Philipp R | Property representative |
For little children we recommend to book only 2 hours of private tution because it is more intense than a group lesson. 2 hours in the morning cost EUR 159,00 and every additional person is EUR 18,00 2 hours in the afternoon... More
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