Basel, Switzerland

2 K reviews
Very good airport hotel. Close to SBB. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Central Heating
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Minibar
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Fridge
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Café
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
Centralbahnplatz 3-4 4002 Basel
657 ft to downtown


The stylish hotel is located in the heart of Basel, right by SBB train station, where guests are able to catch a direct bus to the airport in 20 minutes. The cultural centre of the old part of Basel is five minutes' walk away. Public transport is located in front of the hotel.


This hotel was built in 1898. Guest accommodation comprises 107 rooms. Most storeys are accessible by lift. Services such as a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service ensure a comfortable stay. Wireless internet access is available to travellers in the public areas. Various gastronomic options are available, including a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage or in the car park. Additional services include room service and a laundry service.


Rooms feature air conditioning, central heating, a fan and a bathroom. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed, a queen-size bed, a king-size bed or a sofabed. Extra beds can be requested. A safe and a minibar are also available. Additional features include a fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station. An ironing set is also available for travellers' convenience. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi, contribute to a great stay. A shower and a bathtub can be found in the bathrooms. A hairdryer and a vanity mirror are available for everyday use. As a special feature in the bathrooms, guests enjoy cosmetic products. The establishment offers non-smoking rooms.


The terrace is a great place to while away the time. The accommodation offers a gym (for a fee) to travellers.


It is possible to order breakfast.


The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club, JCB and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Directly opposite Bahnhof. Next to transport hub. Superb location.

    "Great location." "Near public transport, airport, and train station." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Excellent parking and car access."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Excellent hotel staff. Bar staff excellent. Staff was very helpful.

    "Average wait staff and housekeeping, but very friendly."

  • Cleanliness

    Tidy hotel. Clean bathroom. Clean room.

    "Clean hotel facilities." "Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Great Continental breakfast. Tasty breakfast. Good breakfast buffet.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

  • WiFi
    "Regular internet service"

    Excellent internet connections. Fast internet. Free WIFI.

    "Average wifi quality." "Free internet."

  • Comfort

    The quietest hotel room. New air conditioner. Airco not working.

    "Moderate comfort levels and not so loud but A/C is not great." "Spacious rooms and bathrooms, and comfortable beds."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    No airco. Doors couldn't be locked. Great water pressure.

    "Decently clean rooms with okay minibars." "Big rooms with impressive views, good TV's and cozy beds." "Decent but poorly maintained rooms with deficient furniture and A/C." "Bathrooms are large but with substandard cleaning." "Shower can be a problem."

  • Amenities
    "Ordinary amenities"

    Stylish interior. New wing. Not the lounge area.

    "Decent building with okay entrance area, if somewhat outdated facilities." "Unspectacular architecture."

  • Wellness Area
    "Wellness & sports facilities could be improved"

    Is small gym.

    "Poorly reviewed fitness area."