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Hotel Birsighof

Birsigstrasse 30, Basel CH-4054, Switzerland
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Ranked #4 of 26 Basel B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul H Feasterville, Pennsylvania
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Feasterville, Pennsylvania
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was booked at this hotel by my corporate travel group. The hotel is perfectly located near to many restaurants, the market place, and the train station. It is located on a quiet street that provides some respite from the bustling streets nearby. The staff, including the innkeepers, were extremely nice and very helpful. Breakfast served each morning is very... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

We spent 3 nights here and loved every minute of it. It is located just far enough away from the Old City that it is very quiet and peaceful and yet just a 5 minute walk from every kind of restaurant, store, cafe and people watching you could want. The staff were so very kind and truly cared about making... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Stayed 4 nights on business in October 2013 My room was a good size and modern. Wifi worked perfectly. Breakfast was really great everything felt so clean The reason I gave 4 and not 5 stars is because I was staying on the first floor and it was quite noisy (people in the corridors, guest walking in the room above,... More

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Ballarat, Australia
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

A small quiet hotel, close to railway station, with excellent service and beautiful breakfast. We arrived late at night, even later than expected, and were a little concerned as we knew reception would be closed. However all was as had been explained. The door code worked, the key left for us, and our room was quiet, and hopefully we didn't... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We stayed just one night in this hotel but found it very comfortable and (after a little trouble finding it in the first place), well located for the town centre and railway station. The staff were extremely friendly and accommodating, even being able to provide us with the loan of a needle and thread. The bed in the double room... More

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

I have stayed here a few times and find the owners very friendly. Rooms are small but adequate. The location is ideal for Barfussplatz and trams to most parts of the city. During the summer it is also nice to sit in the courtyard and enjoy your breakfast of a morning too.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013 via mobile

We used the hotel for a quick stop after arriving at the airport. The hotel was in a nice quiet area and was beautifully appointed. The rooms are very clean and tidy. The highlight of the stay was the delicious breakfast in their beautiful garden (The weather helped).

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231 reviews 231 reviews
107 hotel reviews
269 helpful votes 269 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

Once I'd struggled to find this hotel, I found it a very friendly place, with staff who tried to be helpful, and it was in a quiet street. The rooms were fine, although the lighting could have been better, and there was no issue with noise. Basel proved to be a much more interesting place than I had expected, and... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

I have come to Switzerland about 4 times. I always stay at this hotel. Yes, it is small and yes, the shower is a bit uncomfortable, but when you weigh it in terms of other hotels in Switzerland it is perfect. The location is amazing (especially as an English speaker Paddy O'Reillys Irish Bar is literally down the street). The... More

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9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012

Nice, small hotel on a quiet street. The breakfast (included) includes excellent coffee and a very nice selection of breads, cold meats and cheeses. I think the owners value quality over quantity and I was very satisfied with the offerings. Nice dining room with a view of the courtyard. I would suggest getting directions from the owners, so you don't... More

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Address: Birsigstrasse 30, Basel CH-4054, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel
Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Ranked #4 of 26 B&Bs / Inns in Basel
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