The ski areas are amazing feats of engineering in mountainous terrain, but often they do not have very accessible facilities. Skiers need to be prepared to be challenged to overcome problems with accessibility, such as a lack of accessible toilets and not having access to all areas of the restaurants and mountain huts. The Redpoint [...]
How accessible are the ski areas?Nina2017-09-17T12:05:54+01:00
Wheelchair accessible rooms are possible to book at the Hotel Bruno and also at the Garden Hotel Crystal, which also has an accessible swimming pool and spa. There is also an accessible ground-floor self-catering apartment with wheel-in shower facilities.
I am a wheelchair user, which accommodation options would be suitable for me?Nina2017-09-17T11:55:17+01:00
If you have a partner or family member who is of a suitable skier level to be able to join in with your lessons, they are welcome to come along and learn to assist you. Please speak to your instructor on arrival in resort who will be able to advise on the suitability and what [...]
Can a family member learn to assist me so that we can ski together independently?Nina2017-09-17T11:51:27+01:00
Our airport transfers are usually by minibus and you will need to be able to transfer into a regular minibus seat for the duration of the journey, as there is no provision for staying seated in a wheelchair.
Are the airport transfers accessible?Nina2017-09-17T11:44:49+01:00
The Adaptive Ski Lessons include assistance from the instructor during the lesson times only. At other times, the Redpoint Team is happy to assist by arranging transportation or helping with special requests, but because they have other duties and commitments to other guests, it is not possible for them to provide individual support. If you [...]
I have a disability, can I come on a ski holiday by myself?Nina2017-09-17T11:34:11+01:00