We can pre-book skiing & boarding lessons for you from a choice of local ski schools or private instructors. Choose from group lessons with others of similar ability, or you may prefer individual one-to-one or small family group lessons.

Places are limited especially during children’s holiday periods, it is important that you let us know with as much notice as possible, your requirements & we can pre-book them for you, or you can book direct with your chosen option.

We will transport you to your meeting point at Pre la Joux & collect you at the end of each day.

If you are unsure in any way of what is suitable for you please do not hesitate to contact us.

Private lessons with Richard Mathonet

We are proud to work along side Richard. In our opinion the best in Chatel. English speaking, fully qualified private instructor. Richard has lived & worked in Chatel for over 20 years. He provides a personal & professional service tailor made to your requirements.

Early booking essential to avoid disappointment. Click on the link below for full details. Contact us with your requirements & we will pre-book for you.

Richard Mathonnet Ski & Snowboard

Private lessons with Mark de Rosenwerth

British instructor: Friendly relaxed & flexible lessons for all ages & abilities.

Mark is one of the most qualified and experienced ski instructors in the Alps with over 20 years ski tuition experience behind him.

Mark is British and holds the coveted International Ski Teaching Diploma with ‘Carte Professionelle D’Educateur Sportif’ – the highest ski teaching qualification possible. He has worked with the ESF and has extensive knowledge of the Portes du Soleil area.

Early booking essential. Click on the link below for additional details and prices. Contact us with your requirements & we will pre-book Mark for you.

Mark de Rosenworth ski tuition

ESI Ski School International

Group lessons can be a fun & rewarding way to learn or improve your skills. Full range of lessons & private instruction offered from established Chatel ski school, good english speaking instructors & a maximum of 8 per group class.

Early booking essential to avoid disappointment. Click on the link below for full details. Contact us or ESI direct with your requirements. Please quote ‘Chalet Cateriane’.

BASS British alpine ski & snowboard school

Full range of group & private lessons, fun children’s courses & advanced clinics. BASI qualified instructors are arguably the best in the world, they are all native English speaking teachers & run small group sizes, They make instruction much more fun and so much more rewarding.

Bass reputation is growing & they have many satisfied clients returning again this year, this is testament to their unique teaching methods & passion for snow-sports.

Early booking essential to avoid disappointment. Click on the link below for full details. Contact us or BASS direct with your requirements. Please quote ‘Chalet Cateriane’.

Ski & Snowboard hire prices

We have negotiated a 10% discount on your ski, boot, all mountain snowboard & equipment rental hire in Chatel. We work with the best ski hire operator in Chatel ‘Daniel Cruz sports’ to provide you with premiere equipment, customer care & value for money. Daniel stocks the very best up to date equipment & fitting is always by well trained ski technicians.

Should you decide to pre-book ski or snowboarding equipment via the internet like snowboard bindings with other shops, please be careful, as some customers have been disappointed to find that the equipment they received has been sub standard & very old, plus often you will find hidden charges.

Also for hire

Snow blades, Ski du fond, sledges, snow-shoes, helmets

We canot be held responsible for price changes by the hire shop, prices correct at Nov.