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ZigZag Ski School

126 Grande rue | Bp 5, 74340 Samoens, France
+33 6 31 20 44 10
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Great fun!

We went canonying as a family group - very mixed fitness levels and no previous experience. We had... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Susanna0609
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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Awesome!

We were so happy to have chosen Zig Zag Ski school! As a family of 6 with 4 young children on a... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
DCJP240776
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Singapore, Singapore
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Samoens' n°1 ski and snowboard school for English speakers! ZigZag offers fun and friendly ski and snowboard lessons for children and adults of all ages. ZigZag also specialises in off-piste coaching and guidance, plus ski touring. Get in touch today to discuss how ZigZag can help to make your next holiday in Samoens the best it can be!
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126 Grande rue | Bp 5, 74340 Samoens, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went canonying as a family group - very mixed fitness levels and no previous experience. We had a great time and are still talking about it as a highlight of our holiday. Zigzag were excellent at explaining the activity, in english, and then organising...More

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ZigZagSki, Manager at ZigZag Ski School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your canyoning and that your ZigZag experience was so positive. We hope to see you again in the winter perhaps!

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

We were so happy to have chosen Zig Zag Ski school! As a family of 6 with 4 young children on a first ever ski holiday we couldn't have been treated any better! Louise and Aiden were wonderful to deal with throughout the booking process,...More

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ZigZagSki, Manager at ZigZag Ski School, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

So lovely to have had you with us and we look forward to skiing with you again next time you're in Samoëns!

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

One guy, Mikael, with better English than our French and a family of four at all different levels. In a 2 hour private he had us all doing things differently and better. And he was great fun. I have only ever had a good experience...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

I would just like to thank the zig zag team for making our holiday. We booked zig zag after reviewing them on line and they more than lived up to all the 5 star reviews . We booked everything on line before arriving communication back...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

My Dad had a great lesson with Adrian. He has been skiing for over 35 years but with a new knee and failing eye sight, he was developing bad habits which made his skiing more difficult. After a one hour lesson there was a visible...More

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ZigZagSki, Manager at ZigZag Ski School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

This is so lovely, thanks so much for your review !

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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve been skiing for 20-odd years... but for the last 15 years, have developed a very bad habit of avoiding skis in favour of snow-blades. And I’d become a bit scared of the long planks! In order to get over it, I booked a confidence-booster...More

Thank Jayne H
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ZigZagSki, Manager at ZigZag Ski School, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

So glad it was a successful session for you - and Adrien really enjoyed himself too! Here's to many happy turns on 'real' skis :)

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

This was our second year of using ZigZag for private lessons, whilst staying in Morillon. Both Louise and Bertrand at the office were quick to answer emails and arranging the bookings. This year we had the pleasure of getting instruction from Franck who was fantastic!...More

Thank Paul L
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

This was my first skiing trip and Tomas was fantastic. He was very reassuring and encouraging. He helped me with my confidence and made my holiday very enjoyable. The lesson was fun and I would thoroughly recommend Zig Zag and especially Tomas

Thank Lucy F
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Travelling mid week we couldn’t book my 6year old daughter into ski school, so booked private lesson for myself, my friend and my daughter it was the best decision we made Thibault was a great teacher, we all improved so much and was great fun...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

My twin daughters did their first week of skiing with zigzag, Sergio and Thomas were great teachers and their differing abilities were handled sensitivley they both progressed an enormous amount under their guidance. I would highly recommend

Thank Daniel W
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