Group Lessons

Group Lessons

Our group lessons are a fun and sociable way to improve your skiing. Small groups, easy communication and each day something new and somewhere new to explore.
Group Lessons
Children's Lessons

Children's Lessons

Our Children’s Ski Safaris develop young skiers from the age of 4 through to 17.
Small Groups, lessons taught in English, big smiles guaranteed!
Children's Lessons
Private Lessons

Private Lessons

Tailor-make your own clinic to allow your instructor to focus on your skiing / boarding as an individual or small group.
Private Lessons
Bespoke Courses

Bespoke Courses

Exciting Courses which go beyond normal ski school!
If you are a strong skier or boarder and are looking for something more challenging...look no further!
Bespoke Courses

What our clients say

  • “Best ski school I've ever a clear mile!”

    I'm just back from a week long technical performance course with parallel lines, they run courses for everyone from complete beginners to experienced skiers. I had a fantastic instructor called Dan and was blown away by his technical knowledge, his eye for detail in peoples ski technique was exceptional and he put things across in a simple, easy to understand way. By the end of the week he had us skiing terrain and conditions that we would never have even contemplated at the start of the week.

    Hereford, United Kingdom

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  • “Brilliant for any level!!!”

    I have been working out in Meribel for this season from December till April and I had 2 lessons with Cab9 which is are the snowboard lesson group within Parallel Lines. I had an awesome French instructor called Tony who is amazing and so easy to learn with. I progressed so much with a private lesson with him for 2 other half couldn't believe how good I was!!!

    Laura S

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  • “Lee was an excellent instructor”

    “Everything was excellent. I took snowboarding lessons, I couldn’t stand up at the start of the week and could link turns by the end, couldn’t ask for more! Lee was an excellent instructor, easy to get on with and has some excellent stories to boot.”

    Paul Maloney

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  • “Excellent team”

    Just returned from Meribel & snowboarding lessons from Cab 9 for myself & ski lessons for my 4 year old daughter with Parallel Lines & can't praise them enough. Was confident that my daughter was in safe hands with Dan & his team as she disappeared up the mountain everyday & returned with a big smile on her face. I had previously snowboarded a number of years ago but never felt confident in my ability but with excellent direction from Jono I felt it 'clicked' & felt like I progressed much more than previously after a week of lessons.


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  • “Best ski school in Meribel”

    This is the second year we have used Parallel Lines and they really are the best ski school in Meribel. They never disappoint, they completely 'get' kids. I have two boys who adored both David and Ed their instructors. They skied the whole three valleys in a fun yet safe environment and boy did they learn to ski well!

    Lisa A, Marlow

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  • “Great lesson again”

    Recently had a private lesson with Dan, last one a year or so again. Although we have been skiing for many years now there is always the need improve in certain areas and correct any bad habits. Dan was excellent again, he really looks at the way you ski and teaches one in a very relaxed but very succesful manner. He pushed us but within our limits and really felt the benefit. Thanks Dan, we will be back.

    jwcverschoor, Paris

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  • “Fantastic kids ski school”

    We met her ski instucter Paul on the first day and the 2 other little girls in her class and I spent the first couple of hours with them to make sure she was ok. Paul had a great rapport with the kids really quickly and my daughter was soon going down green runs and having a ball. Paul encourage her and gave her the confidence she needed to try and no be afraid of falling over!

    Fiona G, Chester

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  • “Snowboarding lessons - just great!!!”

    This is the third time we have set up lessons for our family and friends with CAB9 - Parallel Lines in Meribel. Jono is awesome - made the girls feel so comfortable!!! Great holiday and great lessons!!

    Montyuva1, Switzerland

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Welcome to Parallel Lines Ski School. We are a Meribel Ski School who provide the very best Ski Lessons and Snowboard Lessons, taught in English by our top team of Instructors. From our base in Meribel we have built a team committed to offering the very highest levels of customer service and lesson quality.

We offer a full range of ski lessons and snowboard lessons for Adults and Children, Group Lessons, Private Lessons, Performance Courses and Off Piste guiding.

We provide 10 week Gap Ski Instructor Courses and Snowboard Instructor Courses with our partners SnowSkool.

We are delighted to work with Gilles and his team in The North Face Shop, Meribel. As well as fantastic North Face clothing he provides a superb Ski Rental service with the latest skis and snowboards available.

We work closely with Cab9 Snowboarding, the only full time Snowboard School in Meribel, allowing us to offer the highest level in Snowboard Instruction, including Freestyle and Park Sessions.

Our website can guide you through the simple booking process, from choosing which types of lessons you would like, determining your ability level, checking availability, and finally confirming and paying for your lessons.