Ski 2 has ev everything covered fo for a first-timer, from tuitio tuition and equipment hire to lift passes and lunches. Based in Ch Champoluc, part of Italy’s Monter Monterosa ski area, the operator runs a British ski school exclusively for guests and has its own ski and snowboard hire. For sheer com comfort, the four-star Hotel Re Relais des Glaciers is hard to beat. From £1,131, with Ski 2 (01962 713330; ski-2.com) including lift pass, full board and return transfers but not flights. Adult beginner ski or snowboard lessons from £145 for five days, two hours per day; Ski 2 Kids Ski School £230 for six days, five hours per day.
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