Get an overview of this hotel4.5-star luxury hotel, walk to Messeturm Basel


Located in the heart of Basel, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Congress Center Basel and Basel Town Hall. Jean Tinguely Museum is 0.8 mi (1.2 km) away.

Hotel Features

This hotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour health club, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a coffee shop/café, a snack bar/deli, and a sauna are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 238 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and 24-hour room service. For entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate comforts like premium bedding and pillow menus.

Swissotel Le Plaza Basel

Messeplatz 25 Basel BS 4005

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Swissotel Le Plaza Basel features a 24-hour health club and a sauna. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business amenities at this 4.5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. This luxury hotel also offers spa services, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

  • Sauna 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Total number of rooms - 238 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • 24-hour health club 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Express check-in 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Meeting rooms 9 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 1984 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Espresso maker 
  • Pillow menu 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Swissotel Le Plaza Basel has a restaurant on site.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour health club and a sauna.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

  • Reflexology 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 40.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of CHF 20.00 per pet, per night

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.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 3.50 per person, per night
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 32.00 for adults and CHF 18.00 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CHF 25 per day
  • Valet parking fee: CHF 40.00 per day
  • Pet fee: CHF 20.00 per pet, per night
  • Late check-out fee: CHF variert
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 40.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Swissotel Basel Plaza
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  • Swissotel Plaza Basel
  • Basel Swissotel Le Plaza
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  • Swissotel Le Plaza Hotel Basel
  • Swissotel Plaza Basel Hotel

We should mention

Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

National Rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 4 star Superior and is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.

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