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Hotel Chalet

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the drive from Lanquin to Pana we decided to stay in Chichi to explore the market the next day and chose to stay at Chalet House, and it was a great decision! We didn't have a reservation and were greeted with a huge smile and friendly hello of the lady whom owns the house. The man Manuel, was also...

1Thank Brent B
new zealand
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This was a great find. Cheap, clean, near to the market and managed by Manuel who was fantastic. He spoke nice and slowly so that I could practice my Spanish and he was very helpful. Breakfast was also good. Highly recommended if you are staying in Chichi

1Thank NewZealandStu
Haarlem, Holland
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights, the first previous to the Thursday market. Lunch and cocktail at San Juan (near the church, outside garden, on Manuels advice) were great. Cold at night, but more than sufficient blankets. Cementary was impressive, no guide needed. Church nice and rituals being performed. Safe everywhere. Nice location of the small hostel. Great breakfast. A sister hostal...

Thank marja58
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I stayed at Hotel Chalet for 2 nights in July in order to catch the Thursday market. I had been reluctant to book as it seemed a bit away from the action around San Tomas church and the main square. (Guide books and previous travellers are always cautioning you that Guatemalan towns are not places where you should walk home...

1Thank ssjlondon
Greenbrier, Arkansas
Reviewed 17 June 2016

This was a fine place to spend a couple of nights. The fellow who ran the place was fantastically helpful. The accommodations were basic - they were the minimum with no frills. But the beds were good enough and the town was the attraction. If I go back to that town, I'll stay there again.

1Thank lilancs
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 16 January 2016

If you don't want to spend $110 on a fancy hotel then this is the place to stay. family operated, clean rooms and great service...Manuel and his family were very kind, they recommended places to eat and arranged transportation... Cleanest beds we have stayed in thus far in Guatemala.

Thank niloufar l
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 September 2015

First of all, Manuel acted surprised when he saw us. Luckily, I had printouts of numerous emails (in Spanish) documenting our correspondence and confirmation of the reservation. Second, he tried to put us into the more expensive room on the third floor and was asking for much more money although the reservation was for the basic room on the first...

Thank Gute
manuelchalet, Propietario at Hotel Chalet, responded to this review
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Sentimos bastante que en los 10 días de su estancia en nuestro país, este haya el peor. Vamos a mejorar...

Panajachel, Guatemala
Reviewed 27 May 2015

I've been staying with Manuel and Lucia off and on for over 15 years and have watched the hotel grow and develop. It's always a joy to stay there. Quiet, clean, but best of all the family that owns it. So helpful. Whatever you want to see and do, they can make it happen. Plus Lucia's homemade breads and rolls...

Thank Dorothy K
Reviewed 26 November 2014

The Hotel Chalet is a very authentic Guatemalan hotel run by a local family. It was the least expensive place we could find: basic, not luxurious. There is no elevator, just plenty of steps! However, it is a little hard to find, but worth the trouble. The location is close to the market and town. We enjoyed the view from...

2Thank luke47
manuelchalet, Propietario at Hotel Chalet, responded to this review
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Actualmente ya tenemos en el primer nivel, las mismas habitaciones de arriba, para mayor facilidad de nuestros apreciados pasajeros. Gracias...

Reviewed 20 July 2014 via mobile

I have stayed at this hotel before and I have always been satisfied. It is a super simple hotel, but very clean. I also appreciated how quiet it is. The owners told me that they just got a new internet provider and their WiFi is now fast... it was good news and I was able to use it in my...

3Thank Krista N
manuelchalet, Propietario at Hotel Chalet, responded to this review
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Muchísimas gracias por su opinión del Wifi. Siempre seguiremos mejorando en la medida de nuestras posibilidades, ya que somos un...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This is the rooms of Chalet-Hotel, all rooms are the same, have private bath, gas hot water, firm beds. All Hotel is clean,confortable and family atmosphere. Have Wi-Fi and Internet free. On the morning free Antigua´s coffee. Free purified water too. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Chalet

Address: 3 Calle C 7-44 | Zona 1, Chichicastenango 14006, Guatemala
Region: Guatemala > El Quiche Department > Chichicastenango
Price Range: $35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Chalet Hotel Chichicastenango
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“Ask for a room with a view towards the mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles ssjlondon, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I liked the higher level, it had a better breeze and less noise.”
 of 5 bubbles lilancs, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you bring proof confirming the reservation and the price.”
 of 5 bubbles Gute, 3 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Upstairs streetside gets lots of sun during the day.”
 of 5 bubbles DKethler, 27 May 2015 | Read review
“Downstairs rooms are cheaper.”
 of 5 bubbles maximization1, 29 Aug 2013 | Read review
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