Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star historic hotel, walk to Basel Town Hall

Popular property highlights

Pets allowed
Free WiFi
Business center
Laundry facilities


Situated on a river, this historic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Martinskirche and Basel Town Hall. Messeturm Basel and Basler Muenster are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a 24-hour business center, self parking, and a meeting room are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 48 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and room service. Guests will also find flat-screen TVs, free weekday newspapers, and hair dryers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 3.5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and a meeting room.

Wireless Internet access is complimentary. This business-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and concierge services. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Krafft Basel is a smoke-free property.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Terrace 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Total number of rooms - 48 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • One meeting room 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • In-room safe 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals on site 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 20 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets stay free
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
Pets allowed (no fees)


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 4.00 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: CHF 25 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CHF 25 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 20 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Krafft Basel
  • Krafft Hotel
  • Krafft Hotel Basel
  • Krafft Am Rhein Basel

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of Europe.

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