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Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois
5 out of 5
Blumenrain 8, Basel
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The price is $610 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (95 reviews)

"Perfect location, hospitable and helpful staff, a true luxury for our New Years escape."…"

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2020

Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois
Motel One Basel
Barfüssergasse 16, Basel
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The price is $137 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (364 reviews)

"Quiet rooms. Nice lobby. Small duvets, rooms basic. No bath, no conditioner, no coffee/tea making facilities"…"

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2020

Motel One Basel
Hotel Rochat Basel
3 out of 5
Petersgraben 23, Basel
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The price is $118 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (240 reviews)

"Clean,comfortable and staff was helpfull close ro everywhere"…"

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

Hotel Rochat Basel
ART HOUSE Basel - Member of Design Hotels
4 out of 5
Steinenvorstadt 42, Basel, 614817472
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The price is $215 per night
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)

"Very nice 4* design hotel with very spacious and beautiful rooms in the middle of Basel."…"

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

ART HOUSE Basel - Member of Design Hotels
Der Teufelhof Basel
3 out of 5
Leonhardsgraben 47-49, Basel, BS
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The price is $155 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (560 reviews)
Great stay

"It was a short urgent overnight given flight delays etc. The staff were helpful and accommodating. Taxi services arranged and everything worked as expected..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Der Teufelhof Basel
Hyperion Hotel Basel
4 out of 5
Messeplatz 12, Basel, BS
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The price is $119 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (872 reviews)

"Location excellent, breakfast fantastic, staff lovely"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Hyperion Hotel Basel
Hotel D Basel
4 out of 5
Blumenrain 19, Basel, BS
Free Cancellation
The price is $139 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (468 reviews)

"A lovely hotel in the heart of the city! The staff are very friendly and the rooms are clean and comfortable. We stayed here for a weekend to visit the Christmas markets and it was the perfect location for that. We would stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2019

Hotel D Basel
Residence Apartments by Hotel du Commerce
3 out of 5
Riehenring 79, Basel, BS
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The price is $109 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (79 reviews)

"The location was very good and the check-in and out went smoothly once you figure it out."…"

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2019

Residence Apartments by Hotel du Commerce
Aparthotel Adagio Basel City
3 out of 5
Hammerstrasse 46, Basel, BS
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The price is $84 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (485 reviews)

"I liked the room very much, having a bathtub and a mini kitchen with amenities was unlike any hotel i've stayed in before. Good location close to old town. The staff were really friendly and helpful"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Aparthotel Adagio Basel City
easyHotel Basel
2 out of 5
Riehenring 109, Basel, BS
The price is $81 per night
3.5/5Good! (137 reviews)
Handy central location

"A perfect place to be based while attending a conference at the nearby Congress Centre. Clean, comfy, quiet and central."…"

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2019

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Basel City Centre, Basel Hotel Guide

Basel is a significant city in Switzerland. It has a variety of fascinating communities and neighborhoods, such as Basel City Centre, which is about 0.5 miles to the east of the middle of Basel.

The Messeturm Basel is one of Basel's most iconic attractions.

While you're in Basel City Centre, consider visiting the Basler Muenster and the Basel Historical Museum, some of Basel City Centre's better known places to visit.

Prefer to find an establishment close to the Messeturm Basel? Basel City Centre has a wide range of Expedia-listed hotels, including the Krafft Basel, Radisson Blu Hotel, Basel, Hilton Basel, Swissotel Le Plaza Basel and Hotel Basel.

Basler Muenster is one of the more popular attractions for visitors in the Basel City Centre area. If you are keen to find a base within strolling distance, be sure to check out the Hotel Balegra, Hyperion Hotel Basel, Hotel D Basel, Der Teufelhof Basel and Hotel Stücki Basel.

Merian Park is an awesome place for everyone in your group. Pack a picnic lunch and admire the scenery. If you want to bunk down close by, two of the top hotels are the Alfa Hotel and Coop Tagungszentrum. Botanischer Garten Bruglingen / Grun 80 is an amazing private garden. Book a visit and enjoy the beauty of it all. You can throw down your bags and bed down at the rent-a-home Eptingerstrasse and Novotel Basel City if you want to stay close to this sight.

There are many different establishments available in Basel City Centre, which gives visitors the opportunity to contrast prices and amenities. The Hotel Rochat Basel and easyHotel Basel are two of the more budget-aware accommodation options around Basel City Centre.

One of Basel City Centre's more upscale places to stay, is the charming The Passage.

If you're in need of some caffeine to help you get through all that sightseeing, DéjaVu Café-Bäckerei is one of the most well-known places in Basel City Centre to get your fix. When dinner rolls around, enjoy another taste of the local food scene at Fiorel GmbH. Are you up for a post-dinner tipple? End a great day with an ice cold beer or a satisfying red at DAMATTI Bar basel - Damatti GmbH - caffè-vino-cocktails-panini.

Accommodation options near Basel City Centre

If Basel City Centre accommodation doesn't suit, investigate the hotels in Basel. Another Basel locale to look into is Grenzach-Wyhlen. It’s 4 miles from Basel City Centre.

Head to our Basel vacation travel guide and Basel hotels page to find out more about Basel.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Basel City Centre?
Basel City Centre is a neighborhood that people enjoy for its interesting historical sites. Looking for sights you might find in a travel guide about Basel City Centre? Consider a visit to Congress Center Basel while you’re in the neighborhood.
Where is the best place to stay in Basel City Centre?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Steinenschanze Stadthotel is the highest ranked property in Basel City Centre. This 3.5-star hotel offers free WiFi and a bar. It is located a short 12-minute walk from Basel Zoo. Other top choices in the neighborhood include Der Teufelhof Basel and Motel One Basel.
How many hotels should I expect to find in Basel City Centre?
Expedia has 96 hotels and other accommodations in Basel City Centre to choose from, making this an ideal home base for exploring the greater Kleinbasel area.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Basel City Centre, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the best deals in Basel City Centre.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Basel City Centre?
To access more information about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Basel City Centre, go to
What are the top things to see and do in Basel City Centre?
Attractions like Caricature and Cartoon Museum, Basel Natural History Museum, and Basel Art Museum (Kunstmuseum) highlight Kleinbasel’s cultural scene. Congress Center Basel and Messeturm Basel are also a couple of places to visit in the neighborhood. Favorite places to visit in the surrounding area include Basel Zoo, St. Jakobshalle, and Vitra Design Museum. Beyeler Foundation and Rosentalanlage are also worth a visit when you’re out sightseeing in Kleinbasel.
How can I get around Basel City Centre and the greater Kleinbasel area?
Looking for a quick way to explore more of the city? Catch a ride on metro transit at Marktplatz Tram Stop and University Tram Stop. If you want to head out of town, you can hop aboard a train at Basel Bad Station.

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