Gstaad Ski Lessons - Altitude Ski and Snowboard School in Gstaad

Altitude Gstaad Ski and Snowboard School

Our Lessons in Gstaad

Our British ski and snowboard school in Gstaad employs qualified and experienced English speaking instructors with a passion to help you have an amazing day on the mountain.

Discover the next level in Gstaad!

The Altitude ski school journey started almost 20 years ago in 2001.  Our first school opened in Verbier closely followed by Grindelwald, Wengen, Gstaad, Zermatt, Davos and also Klosters.

From the beginning we believed in one simple philosophy that you deserve to have the best possible ski school experience, from reserving your ski lessons through to enjoying a wonderful day on the slopes. 

Discover the next level!

Our ski school started back in 2001 in Verbier and has since expanded into Grindlewald, Wengen, Gstaad, Zermatt, Davos and Klosters.

We have one simple belief that every client deserves to have the best possible experience, from booking lessons or guiding through to enjoying an incredible day on the mountain. 

It's easy to book online

Altitude’s ski instructors provide high quality lessons, however we are also very proud of our year round booking team always making sure our customer receive the best service. You can book your lessons anytime of the year on the phone, by email or use our online booking system or alternatively on arrival in resort.

What our customers say?


  •   Hands down, Andreas is the best skiing instructor that I have had. He takes the time to understand how you learn best and consequently adjusts his teaching style to suit... read more


      I had three half-day lessons with Andreas at the beginning of February. I felt that even in that short time I made great progress and was much more confident at... read more


      Great instructors, worth getting the train up to the top of the mountain in Wengen to have ski school up there. So pleased we booked with Altitude. David - hope... read more


      We’ve used Altitude for six years now and the kids continue to rave about the instructors and the skiing. Latest success was with Andreas who took them all over Verbier... read more

  •   Had an amazing group beginners ski lesson with Ben for a week. He was very supportive, kind and caring while getting us to feel confident to ski and we even... read more


      As always we have returned for another year & used the ski school for our two boys both at different levels.
    From meeting their instructor for the first time they... read more


      I had 3 half days with him to improve my skills as an intermediate skier.
    He is helpful and encouraging and I managed to do some off-piste which I... read more


      Andreas is a great instructor, always encouraging. Had the best 3 days. I recommend him, u won’t regret it.

  •   Altitude ski was very easy and efficient to deal with. Their online reservation system is good and they were very responsive to communication. The best however was our instructor, Remy.... read more


      The ski school is fantastic. I highly recommend it. Everyone is super helpful. All financial transactions were super easy.
    I took private lessons with Andreas. He is really good,... read more


      A fantastic week with Altitude again. We were so impressed with Andreas - professional and experienced guide. Couldn’t recommend more highly.


      We booked 2 ski instructors for our New Year visit - one for our 11 year old (Matilda) and one for our teenage sons (Andreas). Both spoke excellent English and... read more

  •   Had two mornings of individual lessons on piste/off piste with Andreas, which were excellent, albeit not inexpensive (like everything in Verbier).


      Ski instructor Andras Szecskay from Altitude was excellent. Patient and observant, he was able to teach us many techniques in 2 hours. Took us to the next level of skiing... read more


      I’ve just finished my 10 weeks Gap Course with Altitude in Verbier and it was a truly incredible experience !
    I’ve had the 10 best weeks of my life.... read more


      They will guide you to the best spots in the resort, always knowing where the powder is, and ready to give you that tip that can help you improve. Very... read more

  •   As a first time skier coming away with a group of advanced skiers, I was very nervous about whether I would enjoy or be any good at skiing.
    ... read more


      Our two children, aged 4 and 6, went skiing for the first time. They were scheduled in the Polar Bear group with Nessy as instructor. It proved to be quite... read more


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