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Hotel Spalentor

Hotel Spalentor

Schönbeinstrasse 1, Basel
4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (633 reviews)
Great hotel for the price. Excellent locationWe were pleasantly surprised at the comfort , cleanliness and spectacular location the Spalentor Hotel has. You are literally across the street tonthe entrance of the old city. As a plus the staff is very friendly and accommodating.
  Dec 26, 2017

$110

$110
Hotel Basel

Hotel Basel

Münzgasse 12, Basel
4.5 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (356 reviews)
Basel hotelReally friendly staff, lovely central location, rooms were adequate. Staff were more than happy to help in anyway possible.
  Dec 24, 2017

$163

$163
Der Teufelhof Basel

Der Teufelhof Basel

Leonhardsgraben 47-49, Basel
4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (309 reviews)
The best of BaselFrom the very beginning ... Hotel staff responded to my emails quickly, helpfully and with courtesy - even though the booking was through Expedia. We knew all we needed to prior to arrival. And, that all continued after we arrived! The location was within 50m of public transportation. Although Snow ...
  Dec 23, 2017

$164

$164
Hotel Bildungszentrum 21

Hotel Bildungszentrum 21

Missionsstrasse 21, Basel
3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (149 reviews)
be cautiousupon arrival, spouse tried to carry suitcases UP THE STEPS and started to bumble backwards. upon (04:30 AM = dark) departure, spouse missed the bottom step and fell to the ground. It was the day after Christmas, and not many restaurants were available.
  Jan 14, 2018

$129

$129
Motel One Basel

Motel One Basel

Barfüssergasse 16, Basel
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (105 reviews)
Nice hotel in old town.Nice staff, very helpful. Located in downtown . Walking distance to most attractions. Clean quiet rooms. The only negative would be the lack of a coffee maker or kettle. Otherwise a great time.
  Nov 22, 2017

$118

$118
Steinenschanze Stadthotel

Steinenschanze Stadthotel

Steinengraben 69, Basel
3.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (337 reviews)
you just won't go wrong staying here....everything is perfect. The bus system is soooo easy and the hotel is around the corner from the old city.
  Nov 22, 2017

$120

$120
Hotel Schiff am Rhein

Hotel Schiff am Rhein

Marktgasse 60, Rheinfelden
3.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (73 reviews)
Perfect location!Perfect location in beautiful Rheinfelden. Loved staying on the Rhine with a view of Germany across the river. Excellent hotel for the price.
  Oct 13, 2016

$114

$114
Hotel Hecht Am Rhein

Hotel Hecht Am Rhein

Rheingasse 8, Basel
1.5 out of 5.0
3.0 out of 5 (51 reviews)
All good bu very very noisyThe hotel location is great - beautiful by the river and in the centre of town ... the hotel is basic and clean and very friendly and good value. However, there is a restaurant and bar/club underneath he hotel and it was very very noisy when i was there. After mentioning this to the hotel manager ...
  Apr 5, 2012
Hotel Restaurant Resslirytti

Hotel Restaurant Resslirytti

Theodorsgraben 42, Basel
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (79 reviews)
Excellent location with good transport linksHotel fully up to expectations, clean comfortable rooms very quiet despite being close to busy roads. Staff all very friendly and helpfull, nice breakfast room with more than adequate continental breakfast. Onsite restaurant serving superb food with great ambience due to its popularity with ...
  Dec 5, 2017

$96

$96
Apartments Spalenring10

Apartments Spalenring10

Spalenring 10, Basel
3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (17 reviews)
Easy to get aroundWe enjoyed Basel - the football finals were on so there were masses of people everywhere! The hotel is a house, we were on the third floor so had to lug bags up stairs with their help. Markus and wife (owners) are very helpful with local knowledge. Try the restaurant at the tramstop nearby - great! ...
  May 25, 2016
Hotel Balegra

Hotel Balegra

Reiterstrasse 1, Basel
3.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (57 reviews)
4 night say. VERY basic place but ideally situatedSmall Lift access to upper 2 floors. Room with balcony table and 2 chairs. Single bed wardrobe dressing table and TV lots of stations only speaking English was CNN & BBC NEWS. Free bus pass to use. Shops down the street. Public transport is very good.
  Oct 29, 2017

$117

$117
The Passage

The Passage

Steinengraben 51, Basel
4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (463 reviews)
Ideally situated This was our 2nd stay at the passage hotel, we loved the 1st visit and thats why we went back. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Its well situated for all amenities. Thanks
  Jan 6, 2018

$126

$126
Hotel D Basel

Hotel D Basel

Blumenrain 19, Basel
4.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (294 reviews)
Nice hotel, great locationWe stayed here one night before Tauck river cruise as well. Reasonably priced suite compared to the recommended hotel across the street. My son had left his phone on the airplane and the lovely staff here was very helpful in calling the airport and locating the phone and giving us the best directions ...
  Dec 23, 2017

$126

$126
Hotel Rochat Basel

Hotel Rochat Basel

Petersgraben 23, Basel
3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (72 reviews)
Good hotel close to the UniversityI enjoyed my stay at Rochat, whilst on business at the University and can recommend it for those visiting Basel on business. The room was small and basic but spotlessly clean, particularly suited to those who will spend most of the day out and about. The staff were super helpful and welcoming and ...
  Jan 1, 2018

$112

$112
Radisson Blu Hotel, Basel

Radisson Blu Hotel, Basel

Steinentorstrasse 25, Basel
4.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (188 reviews)
The hotel is well placed for public transport and well within walking distance to the centre. Some Reception staff were very helpful and managed to find us a restaurant for New Years Eve. The room was cold and we were given a heater but unfortunately this didn’t make much difference. There was a ...
  Jan 7, 2018

$143

$143
Dorint An der Messe Basel

Dorint An der Messe Basel

Schoenaustrasse 10, Basel
4.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (696 reviews)
Spoiled RottenMy stay at Dorint an der Mess, was fabulous. I was spoiled rotten by the staff that surprised me with a little birthday cake and card signed by all the staff, and that was awesome. The room was spotless and nice. Bed was comfy. The breakfast was perfect with huge choice and variety. I would give ...
  Nov 30, 2017

$92

$92
Pullman Basel Europe

Pullman Basel Europe

Clarastrasse 43, Basel
4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (371 reviews)
Lovely staff and barWonderfully friendly staff and a great selection of drinks at the bar. Lovely.
  Jan 14, 2018

$120

$120
Residence Apartments by Hotel du Commerce

Residence Apartments by Hotel du Commerce

Riehenring 79, Basel
3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (38 reviews)
Studio Apartment close to historical BarrocksOur studio apartment was a good size. The full kitchen and large bathroom was nice. Very close to tram stop and the Barrocks to enjoy the annual Basel Tattoo. Close to a Migros for food purchases and the dry bags needed for the swim down the Rhine. Restaurants located downstairs were convenient especially ...
  Jul 30, 2017

$130

$130
ibis Basel Bahnhof

ibis Basel Bahnhof

Margarethenstrasse 33-35, Basel
2.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (355 reviews)
Great value for money, & convenientWe stayed here for a 3-night Basel city break, ostensibly for the Xmas Markets. We didn't eat in the hotel, so can't comment on the cuisine. Staff were very helpful. We were provided with a free travel pass and travel adaptor on arrival. The hotel is a few hundred metres from the station and for ...
  Dec 6, 2017

$88

$88
Balade

Balade

Klingental 8, Basel
3.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (109 reviews)
Amazing location!!! Close to the bridge and old town
  Nov 30, 2017

$98

$98
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