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Das Breite Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Zurcherstrasse 149, Basel 4052, Switzerland
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Ranked #10 of 49 Hotels in Basel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for one night as we were travelling through Switzerland. The hotel is just off the motorway (but you can't hear it). Parking is very good in a closed, secure garage. Free public transport pass for your stay is great too. Free cake when we got back in from being out in the evening. The best part of... More

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
24 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time I have stayed at this hotel. It is a modern, spacious place with great staff. The rooms are good, the breakfast too and the location is great for those heading to St Jakob-Park for the football. Just a few bus stops from the stadium, it is also only a few tram stops from the city... More

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DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear sportingfruit Thanks for your feedback. Tip: Visit us again at the Swiss Indoors (tennis) in November. With our free public transport Ticket you reach the “Joggeli” stadion (St. Jakob) within 10 minutes by bus. Kindly, your DASBREITETEAM More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Note to the wise: bring your own food. Bring your own entertainment. Free public transport is great but all the Basel hotels offer this. To call this basic is to be extravagant. When I asked about food I was told there was water in the room. If there's nowhere else - and you have to be in Basel - it... More

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Waregem, Belgium
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

Happy to see that the hotel offers you a card valid for all public transport. Fast internet anf outstandingly good breakfast. A perfect business hotel and suited for younger people as well. The rooms were nicely designed but would be too hot to sleep in the summer.

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DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Geschäftsführer at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DudjiT many thanks for your feedback. Nice that you liked it. It encourages us to involve the air conditioning in redesign our rooms. We look forwad to welcome you again soon. Your DASBREITETEAM More

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40 reviews 40 reviews
28 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

We showed up without a booking and we're happily accommodated by the friendly staff member at reception. Free secure parking and an excellent breakfast are included in the room price. It's easy to get to the centre of town on the tram with the free ticket provided by the hotel. The rooms are positively spartan, but clean, and the bed... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

I was travelling from Greece to Belgium at the end of August, by car with my 10 year old daughter and we stayed there for 1 night, as it was next to the border and the highway. It was a bit difficult to find the entrance of the hotel, especially at the time we arrived, which was late at night.... More

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77 reviews 77 reviews
31 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

The staff are super friendly and helpful here. I was worried about noise from the nearby busy road, but the room was almost silent. Everything is constructed to very high standard and worked very well. The room was probably the most spacious I have experienced in Switzerland. Breakfast is truly wonderful and the fruit bread is exceptional. The location is... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

This is a comfortable and functional hotel. It is a little unusual, décor is modern and minimalist. the staff are really excellent and very helpful. Breakfast is excellent. My room was very pleasant and comfortable and not very small by Basel standards. It is a little away from the main centre. There is wired internet access in the bedrooms with... More

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Oakland, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

I stayed in this hotel for a week, most of which was spent attending a conference. The room was comfortable--neither large nor small, with shelves (perhaps not quite enough) for clothing and stuff, a desk, a couple of chairs, and a private bathroom. I'm a light sleeper, so I really appreciated how quiet it was. There was a safe in... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
17 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

We chose this hotel as our first stopover on our journey from Calais to Italy as it required no detour at all from our route on the A3 through Basle and we were attracted by its advertised ethos - providing employment to people with disability pensions, helping their integration into society. We certainly were not disappointed. Everything from our welcome... More

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Address: Zurcherstrasse 149, Basel 4052, Switzerland
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Location: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Das Breite Hotel 3*
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