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Chalet Timide - Catered Chalet with Hot Tub and central to shops and bars

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5 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
10 guests
4 nights minimum
Chalet
Note: Chalet Timide is available Self catered only during the summer months :-) Chalet Timide , is located only 500m from the village church square, with easy walking access to all the bars and the Spa Pool Centre. More importantly, the new ski lifts at Lake Vonnes linking Super Chatel and Linga are so easy to reach within two bus stops only minutes away. Now under the reigns of Alpinebreaks we guarantee a fantastic stay with excellent food and service. It has been furnished beautifully, luxury touches and hosts a great open log fire place to relax beside. Chalet Timide is a spacious ski chalet has 5 bedrooms catering for 10 people. The Hot tub awaits you at the end of the day to relax those aching muscles. There is also a separate ski equipment/boot room area with excellent boot warmer t...Note: Chalet Timide is available Self catered only during the summer months :-) Chalet Timide , is located only 500m from the village church square, with easy walking access to all the bars and the Spa Pool Centre. More importantly, the new ski lifts at Lake Vonnes linking Super Chatel and Linga are so easy to reach within two bus stops only minutes away. Now under the reigns of Alpinebreaks we guarantee a fantastic stay with excellent food and service. It has been furnished beautifully, luxury touches and hosts a great open log fire place to relax beside. Chalet Timide is a spacious ski chalet has 5 bedrooms catering for 10 people. The Hot tub awaits you at the end of the day to relax those aching muscles. There is also a separate ski equipment/boot room area with excellent boot warmer to ensure you start off warm at the outset of your day! There are two very large ensuite bedrooms and two very spacious family bathrooms. The bedding is top quality egyptian cotton and shall ensure a super nights sleep….that and the lovely wine we serve at dinner. Our excellent cuisine in the open plan lounge/dining area creates the perfect ambiance. Our excellent cuisine and fantastic Alpinebreaks service across our chalets create the perfect ambiance and we continue to achieve 5* Tripadvisor reviews year in, year out. The maginificent views from the chalet, allow you to take in the snow covered valley even when you are sat in the Hot Tub with a glass of bubbly. The chalet has all the modern luxuries including WIFI and a super music system. To summarise our catered package 5 Bedrooms Outdoor Hot tub Boot warmer and Ski storage area Fluffy Towels and Egyptian cotton bedding Hearty Breakfast each morning Excellent cuisine and chosen bottled wines Chalet and Rooms cleaned on daily basis Large open log fire Wi-Fi/Sky TV/Board Games Slope transfers Within short walking distance to centre of Chatel Transfers to/from Geneva airport are included in your stay. All arrangements are made for ski hire, ski passes and any lessons. All you need to worry about is your outfit. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 483 659 041 00014 More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Shower, 3 Full baths
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About the Owner
Darren P
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:45%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:April 2011
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Reviewed 3 March 2020

Darren and the Alpine Breaks team are sensational. Everything about our stay at Chalet Timide was great. Chalet is well thought out and really comfortable; hosts Izzy and Harriet were great company and looked after us exceptionally well; Dan Dan the driver man was a...More

Date of stay: February 2020
1  Thank Professorell
Reviewed 3 April 2019

Chalet Timide fully lived up to our expectations, under the excellent coordination of Darren. From our initial contact through to our stay, all our plans and queries were answered efficiently; from collection at Geneva airport to ski hire and our arrival at the chalet. Chalet...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Sandra E
Alpinebreaks2010, VR Owner at Chalet Timide - Catered Chalet with Hot Tub and central to shops and bars, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2019

It was an absolute pleasure to meet you and your friends and restore your faith in catered chalet holidays. We do utmost with military precision to ensure you have all the ingredients for a great holiday and so appreciate the time and effort to write...More

Reviewed 27 March 2019

What an enjoyable week! Accommodation was extremely neat, tidy and clean - and well maintained throughout our stay. Food was excellent - good variety, catered well for special needs and delightfully presented by our superb chalet team of Anthony and Danielle. The minibus took us...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank GulliverI1
Alpinebreaks2010, VR Owner at Chalet Timide - Catered Chalet with Hot Tub and central to shops and bars, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2019

An absolute pleasure to have you stay Gulliver and revive your faith in Catered chalet holidays :-) We very much look forward to seeing you in the future. All the best and thank you once again, Darren and the Alpinebreaks team

Reviewed 27 March 2019

Darren runs his Alpine Breaks business from one of the three catered chalets which he operates in Chatel. This means he is very much 'hands-on' in a friendly, helpful and efficient but unobtrusive way (not that we had any problems at all), freely giving his...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank johnnigelgb
Alpinebreaks2010, VR Owner at Chalet Timide - Catered Chalet with Hot Tub and central to shops and bars, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2019

Thank you John for your very kind words and taking the time to give your feedback. We aim to ensure peoples expectations are always met and very receptive to questions prior and during your stay with us. We always wish for our guests to have...More

Reviewed 11 March 2019 via mobile

Just back from an amazing time in Chalet Timide. Booking with Darren was straightforward and he was happy to FaceTime us so we could chat through the different chalets beforehand. Timide is in the town and on a ski bus stop. Just a few hundred...More

Date of stay: March 2019
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Reviewed 10 March 2019

Stayed for a week in January and we had an amazing time. Communication was great from Darren and the team. Timide was lovely. We had an amazing time and were looked after so well. Food was amazing and we had the weather on top which...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank O1201ZGandrewm
Alpinebreaks2010, VR Owner at Chalet Timide - Catered Chalet with Hot Tub and central to shops and bars, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2019

Thank you so kindly for taking the time to review your stay. It was an absolute pleasure to have you stay and we are sure not only have we converted you to the catered chalet concept but also to repeat many times here in Chatel...More

Reviewed 10 January 2019

Just returned from a week at Chalet Timide over New Year with our sons, wives and 2 grandchildren aged 5 yrs and 10 months. What a brilliant week. The chalet was clean, warm, cosy and very well-equipped and the bed was super comfortable. It is...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Liz H
Alpinebreaks2010, VR Owner at Chalet Timide - Catered Chalet with Hot Tub and central to shops and bars, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2019

Thank you Liz for taking the time to review our chalet. It was fantastic to meet you all and we are so humbled by your comments. Your energy as a group and great sense of humour means it is a pleasure. I'm not sure how...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018

Wonderful views, comfortable chalet, smooth transfers, great location - near to slopes and the village centre with all the bars and restaurants (fantastic creperie - Creperie Bretonne!), friendly hosts, hot tub, amazing food! The best skiing holiday ever - I can't wait to go back...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 25 March 2018

In one direction Chalet Timide is only a 6 or 7 minute walk from the very centre of Chatel including its good quality restaurants/bars and multi-million euro wellness centre/swimming pool. In the other direction it is only a few hundred metres from the picturesque Lac...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank grizzley90
Alpinebreaks2010, VR Owner at Chalet Timide - Catered Chalet with Hot Tub and central to shops and bars, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thank you kindly for taking the time to write a review, truly appreciated. This is a beautiful chalet in a superb location of Chatel and we at Alpinebreaks do our best to ensure you have a fantastic stay. Look forward to you returning in the...More

Reviewed 13 March 2018

After visiting Chatel many times and staying in apartments we decided to give the chalet experience a go. And we were not disappointed! Our hosts Anthony and Danielle were professionalism personified! The food was excellent, particularly Danielle's desserts and cakes, and the service which included...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank 412sheryl
Alpinebreaks2010, VR Owner at Chalet Timide - Catered Chalet with Hot Tub and central to shops and bars, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Thank you so kindly for your review and kind words. The catered chalet experience offers not just great value but more importantly allows you a great relaxing experience without the hassles of shopping, cleaning and cooking! We also alleviate the pain of organising everything for...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Patio
Cable/satellite TV
Staffed Property
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
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About the neighbourhood
Chatel is a traditional farming village steep in history. It originated about 450 years ago but the valley of abondance around the 5th century. The tourist industry of skiing started in 1948
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