Ski and Snowboarding Lessons

Lessons Winter

Private and Group Ski Lessons at Snowplanet!

Have a lesson with one of our qualified instructors, they will guide you on your way to becoming an advanced skier or snowboarder.

  • Private Lessons for skiing & snowboarding are available for a more personalised approach, can be booked at any time and can contain up to 2 people per lesson
  • All Private Lessons do not include; Snow Passes, Rental Equipment, Rental Clothing, Helmets or Gloves
  • Group Lessons for skiing & snowboarding are pre-scheduled on Saturdays and Sundays with ‘beginners’ at 11:30am and ‘intermediate’ at 1:00pm

In addition to all the Lesson prices below (including Combos), you may also need a Snowplanet RFID card to access the lifts and ski mat in the Snow Dome.  A deposit of $6 is charged for this RFID card. Please keep the card for future use or return it for a full refund.


What level am I?

‘What level am I’ is a perfect way to make the most out of your ski or snowboard lessons and a great excuse to have them with your friends! Whether you need rental equipment or that extra help to help link your turns we have a package to suit.

What Level Am I?What Should I BuyPackage IncludesPrice Per PersonType Of Pass
Child (U17)Adult
Level 1 - First Timer
It's my first time, I've never skied or snowboarded before
First Timers Pack- 2 Hour Snow Pass using the beginners area (*4)
- 50 Minute Private Lesson (*1)
- Includes rental equipment + helmet
- Excludes rental clothing and safety equipment
$110



$110



Full Combo


Level 2 - Beginner
I can ski/snowboard in a straight line and stop in control. I want to link my turns
Beginners Group Pack- 2 Hour Snow Pass using the beginners area and the main slope (*4)
- 50 Minute Group Lesson (*2)
- Includes rental equipment
- Excludes rental clothing and safety equipment





$69


$49



$29


$79


$59



$29


Full Combo

Lesson & Pass Only

Lesson Only
Level 3 - Intermediate
I can ride the platter to the top and want to control my speed better using turn shape
Explorers Group Pack- 2 Hour Snow Pass on the main slope (*4)
- 50 Minute Group Lesson (*3)
- Includes rental equipment
- Excludes rental clothing and safety equipment
$69


$49



$29
$79


$59



$29
Full Combo

Lesson & Pass Only

Lesson Only
Level 4 - Private Lessons / Advanced
I have some skiing or snowboarding knowledge and would like a Private Lesson to improve at my own pace
I am confident riding at Snowplanet and want to improve my technique.
Private Lessons(*1)Standard Private Lessons / Advanced
- 50 Minute personal tuition for a group of up to 2 people
- Add a 3rd person to the lesson
- Excludes snow pass, rental equipment, rental clothing and safety equipment

Premium Private Lessons / Advanced
- 1 Hour 50 minute personal tuition for a group of up to 2 people
- Add a 3rd person to the lesson
- Excludes snow pass, rental equipment, rental clothing and safety equipment

Block Private Lessons / Advanced
- Private Lesson packages can be taken at any time over a 12 month period


$110

$49






$199

$89





$269



$449


$110

$49






$199

$89





$269



$449


Lesson Only







Lesson Only






Lesson Only (x3)

Lesson Only (x5)

Please note for Packages:
 Full Combo includes: Lesson, Snow Pass & Rental Equipment (skis or snowboard and boots)

Please note for Group Lessons:
– Children are required to be a minimum of 8 years old to take part in the Beginner Group Skiing/Snowboarding Lessons and the Explorers Group Pack
-Group Lessons ski and snowboarding are pre-scheduled for Saturdays and Sundays

*1- Private Lessons are dependant on availability. To ensure you don’t miss out book in advance.
*2- Beginner Group Lessons are scheduled for 11:30am on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Bookings are essential.
*3- Explorer Group Lessons are scheduled for 1:00pm on Saturday and Sunday afternoons. Bookings are essential.
*4- Upgrade from a 2 hour to 4 hour Snow Pass for an additional $20 per person

To book a Lesson contact the team now– (09) 427 0044 | 0800 SNOWPLANET | Call Now | bookings@snowplanet.co.nz


Mini Chilly Lesson

Mini Chilly Lesson

A child-friendly lesson designed for children 5 and under, which runs for 50 minutes including a quick break. A Mini Chilly is the perfect amount of time to get them on their way and a lover of skiing or snowboarding.
- Includes private lesson, snow pass and rental equipment (skis or snowboard and boots) + helmet
$89 per person

To book a Lesson contact the team now– (09) 427 0044 | 0800 SNOWPLANET | Call Now | bookings@snowplanet.co.nz 


As safety is our first priority, helmets are compulsory for all skiers and snowboarders in the Snow Dome. If you do not have a helmet, you must hire one for $6.
If you require warm clothing, jackets and pants are available for hire. Alternatively you can purchase basic retail items from Snowplanet on your arrival. For further details click here.

Snowplanet reserves the right to change prices, timing and conditions without notice.