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Hotel Rochat

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Petersgraben 23, Basel 4051, Switzerland (Vorstädte)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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129 reviews 129 reviews
47 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chose the rochat due to the proximity of its location to the Basel old town. This hotel is only a short walking distance to the rathaus and maktplace. Its easy to get from the airport, take the bus 50 to Basel sbb and then tram 11 to the university hospital stop. upon check in you will be given the free... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent hotel within 2 minute stroll to Basel Rathaus. Clean, peaceful, well appointed rooms, ours was huge with a double walk in shower. Staff were superb, especially Mirko who was a shining example of what good customer service should be. Thanks!

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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were scheduled for a day in Basel at this hotel. The man upon arrival was appropriately friendly. You get a free public transport ticket and free wifi. It can be a bit tricky to find your room, but they are adequately furnished. Everything was clean and it's really local. The hotel restaurant is open for breakfast, what is really... More

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Komorow, Poland
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77 reviews 77 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This hotel offers basically everything you would want in essence: a clean room with its own bathroom and a firm yet comfy bed. The breakfast is minimal, but it offers something of everything. An attempt is made at providing english style accoutrements like hash browns and baked beans, but these look a little glazed and soggy under the lamp of... More

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Virginia
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82 reviews 82 reviews
38 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We stayed at the Rochat as part of a family vacation/work trip and were very pleased with the hotel. While the rooms are on the small size, they were very clean and comfortable, and the location can't be beat. Located at the top of a long and charming stair just above the Markplatz, from this hotel you can be in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Normally I stay in budget end chains like IBIS or alternatviley higher end chains like Hilton, Ramada etc.. Booked in for a business trip at the same time as a colleague who had stayed with them before and I could not be more surprised at this gem hidden in the middle of Basel.. from the moment you arrive your greeted... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Very good location and you can explore old town by foot (also you can park car nearby in public area - it's free after 7 pm). The staff is very pleasant and informative. Also you get public transportation in city for free. Overall it's good option to explore Basel.

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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This hotel is located just above Basel's old town. A 5 minute walk sees you in the heart of things. The hotel is comprised of an older looking building and a more modern annex, where we stayed. The rooms in the annex are very new, incredibly spacious and well appointed. The shower was great. The staff were helpful and very... More

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43 hotel reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Historical building (note this means lifts are a bit of a mysterious business) set around a pleasant courtyard, within walking distance of the main sites and close to public transport. Room was large with a huge bathroom. Overall the decor is a little tired and doesn't show the beautiful building in its best light, but it is very clean and... More

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70 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The good: -Breakfast buffet -Wifi was fast and free -Close to public transport (Line 11 tram) -Some rooms large (others not) The bad: My bed was not comfortable and the pillow was absolutely worthless. Many things I can forgive, but an uncomfortable bed that doesn’t allow you to sleep well isn’t one of them. When I inquired of the innkeeper... More

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Address: Petersgraben 23, Basel 4051, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel > Vorstädte
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Rochat 2*
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