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Schweizerhof Basel Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Centralbahnplatz 1, Basel 4002, Switzerland (St. Alban)
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Ranked #8 of 47 hotels in Basel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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lake villa, illinois
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Got a free room upgrade. Staff spoke English. Room had good a/c. Hotel has an elevator. About a half-block to Basel train station. Bed was comfy. Had free minibar items and ice. Spacious room. We heard no road noise and room had heavy drapes that really blocked out daylight. Great breakfast. Only negative was the slippery bathtub. Switzerland is a... More

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Milan, Italy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a great stay. Nice and helpful staff. A few steps from train station and in front of many bus stops. Room was very quiet despite the window was facing on main street. The bathroom was spacious with a comfortable shower. I think I'll return here my next time in BASEL.

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Santiago
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had stayed at the Schweizerhof in Bern, so when I reserved here I was expecting the same quality, but this Hotel has no relation with it. Service was good, room nice, good buffet breakfast. Across from the Tram station and train station

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London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
38 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel, which sits on the edge of the tram and rail station is quirky but comfortable. The food is fine and the staff incredibly helpful and friendly. Every one of them that I met could not have been kinder. Extraordinarily my room had an exercise bike and exercise wall bars on the wall - half gym, half room, not... More

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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We used booking.com to find a last minute place in Basel as our travel plans ended there for the day. The staff was pleasant and helpful. The room itself was very nice complete with laminate flooring and very comfortable beds. The price was also very good and lower than what you might expect in a somewhat expensive area. The only... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Great location near Basel SBB main train station & main tram stop right outside. Within walking distance from many restaurants, sites, the river and downtown. The breakfast is very good with a wide variety of food - fruit, yogurt, museli, breads, dried fruits, pastries, smoked meats & cheeses, etc. Coffee is delicious and waiters are attentive. You also get a... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This hotel was magnificent. We were booked in by a company called Rad & Reisen who arrange bike tours. The hotel is across the road from the Basel SBB railway station and a short walk to the Rhine river. There were restaurants close by and also at the hotel. Although it displays only as a three star we thought it... More

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Apex, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I stayed at this hotel for a night on May 2014. The staff was really helpful and courteous. The room was clean and exceptional. I needed to fly to the UK for a day and the staff had no issues keeping my luggage there until i got back even though i checked out of the hotel. I would love to... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
28 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We stayed here for one night prior to catching a flight. Very good location right beside the train station in the centre of town. Very pleasant welcome. We had booked one of the top rooms which was not overly big but for one night, acceptable. I would have to say that I don't particularly wish to have an exercise bike... More

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Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We arrived in the midst of preparations for the 150th anniversary of the hotel. Nevertheless check in was immediate and we were allocated room 515, the furthest room away from the function. After returning from dinner and gaining entry by flashing our wristbands at the security guard we slept peacefully. By the time we came down for breakfast there was... More

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Address: Centralbahnplatz 1, Basel 4002, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Basel > St. Alban
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Schweizerhof Basel Hotel 3.5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service Wheelchair access
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#8 Family Hotel in Basel #9 Business Hotel in Basel #11 Romantic Hotel in Basel
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