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East-West Hotel Basel

Rheingasse 8, Basel 4058, Switzerland (Formerly Hotel Hecht Am Rhein)
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Ranked #48 of 50 Hotels in Basel
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Kyiv, Ukraine
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

I don't recognise this hotel from the reviews - it's obviously been extensively renovated since the last trip advisor visitor. The hotel is now modern, clean and very friendly. The rooms are a good size for a modern hotel and the bathrooms are top spec. Great stay in the centre of the old town. Free breakfast too :)

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

This is an old building on the 'other' side of the water from the chic and expensive shopping and restaurants and cafes, but the walk across the bridge is about 3 minutes. Transit is great and the hotel gives you a transit pass for the duration of your stay. The room was clean but worn. It's a grand dame that... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2012

What kind of hotel closes the reception at 18:00? I came about 10 minutes late, even though I advised I would be, and the grumpy man graciously let me in. Once inside, it's nothing special- no frills- probably ok for the price.

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