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Hotel Wettstein

Grenzacherstrasse 8, Basel 4058, Switzerland
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Ranked #43 of 47 hotels in Basel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Pistoia, Italy
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61 reviews 61 reviews
19 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

This accomodation is near the center of Basel. This hotel is composed by two different parts: my company booked in the Wettstein, the older (and cheeper) one. My room was very small, with a single bed and really "old style". The bathroom was quite small but clean. The breakfast is served in the other part (Palazzo): good quality, not excellent... More

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Bruxelles
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

Nice friendly staff. Clean room, basic but with lots of tv channels. Free bottles of mineral water in the fridge. They are offering day travel cards fro public transport. Good breakfast (salmon, cereals, salami, juices etc). They share restaurant with the neighbourg 4 star hotel. Free wifi. I think in the summer they open the terrace for breakfast which would... More

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West Sussex
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50 reviews 50 reviews
40 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

This hotel is calling itself a boutique hotel which is pretty much what lots of cheaer hotels are calling themselves these days. Boutique hotels, in my mind though, are very very different to the Wettstein! My definition: small, chic, contemporary, "home-like", high quality furnishings and associated products .like shampoos and shower gels. The Wettstein: small, not at all chic -... More

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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47 reviews 47 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

Stayed here a couple of times mostly for single night trips. Main attraction for me was location ( close to the customer I was visiting and also close to German train station). Has all the basics that you need in a hotel and decent breakfast . If you need to iron your clothes be ready for a trip to the... More

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Los Angeles
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

It's a decent hotel with a good European breakfast buffet. My room was on the 5th floor which is basically the attic because the steep angle of the roofline was reflected in the ceiling, so I had to be a little careful where I walked, but it was an interesting room. Besides the ceiling, another drawback was that the elevator... More

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2011

The Wettstein is conveniently located for business trips involving Hoffmann-La Roche and also Messe Basel. It can be easily reached from both Basel train stations and the airport. The rooms are fine, very good bed quality if you like your mattress to be hard. TVs are not the newest models but work. Water is free from the minibar.The breakfast is... More

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Newton, MA
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12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2009

If you are looking for basic, clean hotel at a low price, this is the one for you. It's within walking distance of Hoffman-LaRoche headquarters, and has a couple of decent restaurants nearby. You don't need to bring you own soap, but do bring shampoo, conditioner, etc., because this is a no frills hotel. Also, the gym is terrible. A... More

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Address: Grenzacherstrasse 8, Basel 4058, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel
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Ranked #43 of 47 hotels in Basel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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