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Dorint An der Messe Basel

Schoenaustrasse 10, Basel 4058, Switzerland (Formerly Novotel)
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Brisbane, Australia
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103 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We stayed here as my husband had conference at convention centre which was an easy 5-8 minute walk. It was the perfect location for him and also for me to get tram into the city. The rooms were well appointed with very comfortable King-size bed. Bathroom was good size and the room was serviced daily. Very clean, comfortable room. Good... More 

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Arcimbold_CH, Manager at Dorint An der Messe Basel, responded to this review

Dear Lynne033, It has been a pleasure for us to have you as our guest. We highly appreciate you took the time to send us the feedback on your stay and want to say thank you for the nice words you have found to share your experience. We hope you have enjoyed dinner in our restaurant as much as our... More 

Cork, Ireland
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15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Stayed here for business trip, only 8min walk to the convention Centre, 10 mins from city center. The best thing about the hotel are the staff. All are very friendly, helpful, efficient and welcoming. The comfort rooms are very large with tea/coffee facilities, sink, fridge and microwave. The air con isn't great but having a larger room helps. Excellent soundproofing... More 

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Arcimbold_CH, Manager at Dorint An der Messe Basel, responded to this review

Dear Youngcouple481 - Our entire team is proud on your compliments. It has been a pleasure to have you as our guest and we are looking forward to welcoming you back soon again. We hope you had the chance to taste our home made bircher muesli. All our best wishes, Christian Gesslein Assistant Executive Manager More 

United Kingdom
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199 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Overall this is a nice place to stay on a business trip. Rooms are comfortable and overall the facilities are good. The surrounding area is not the best but the town centre is a 10 minute walk away so some decent restaurants are reasonably nearby.

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Arcimbold_CH, Manager at Dorint An der Messe Basel, responded to this review

Dear Drakesy, Thank you very much for sharing your experience with us. We are happy that you have enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you could enjoy our restaurant and bar as an alternative to the limited offers in the surroundings. Looking forward to welcoming you back we are sending our very best wishes, Christian Gesslein Assistant Executive... More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

I stayed at Dorint around Late November in 2015. It is a business hotel where the rooms are small and washrooms are smaller. It has all the modern amenities of a 3 star hotel. The room is so small that there is no place to keep the coffee tray. It is kept on the window sill. The tea coffee condiments... More 

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Arcimbold_CH, Manager at Dorint An der Messe Basel, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, We like to express our gratefulness for both, the detailed information you provide for all our guests and the positive comments on your stay. We are looking forward to your return later this year, currently we do have availibility for every period in autumn/winter. We hope to be able to provide a comfort room, where tea and... More 

London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We were impressed with the quality of the hotel and its onsite facilities. We were happy to walk 15-20 minutes across the Rhine into the city. There were lots of good eating places nearby, including the hotel restaurant. The staff were all polite, especially Jill who was very helpful. It was a lovely place and I would definitely use it... More 

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Arcimbold_CH, Manager at Dorint An der Messe Basel, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for your positive feedback on your stay with us. I have forwarded your laud to Jill who tells you her best wishes. The entire team is looking forward to welcoming you back to Dorint An der Messe Basel soon. Our very best regards, Christian Gesslein Assistant Executive Manager More 

Province of Turin, Italy
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34 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

I've been here for Baselworld just one night, along with my university's colleagues. The hotel is very big, it has a lot of rooms, which are not as large as you may expect. They divided us into groups of three, and we were set in two people-rooms with an extra bed in an uncomfortable position. Breakfast buffet has a lot... More 

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Arcimbold_CH, Manager at Dorint An der Messe Basel, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to comment on your stay with us. You are absolutely right, most of our hotel rooms are intended for a maximum occupancy of two adults. Only a handful of our standard rooms can accommodate an extra bed. For groups of three people we recommend our apartments with 38 square... More 

Chester, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

Second visit to Basel in Switzerland was booked into this hotel for my business trip. Hotel is a bit out of the way of main Strip but this has given the added advantage of being more economical. Do book your breakfast on check in - it is really good. Rooms spacious, WI-FI very good and was part of the Room... More 

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Jill N, Front Office at Dorint An der Messe Basel, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for sharing your experience at Dorint An der Messe Basel with us. We are happy that you have enjoyed your stay, we are looking forward to welcoming you back for the next business trip. Please feel free to contact me or any team member for any further desire. All our best wishes, Jill Nadeau Front... More 

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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

Currently staying at the Dorint whilst visiting Baselworld16. To sum up the hotel, booking with them was so easy and friendly. Check in was me greeted by pleasant local staff who spoke excellent english and aided in answering all questions (needed to know directions for the Messe for the show etc) Rooms are very nice and spacious - huge! Clean,... More 

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Arcimbold_CH, Manager at Dorint An der Messe Basel, responded to this review

Dear guest, We are very proud on this comment, thank you for finding such kind words to describe your stay with us. I have shared your laud with our team already, we are looking forward to welcoming you back for Baselworld 2017. Best regards, Christian Gesslein Assistant Executive Manager More 

LEICESTER
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30 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

WE frequently visit Basel as our daughter works there . We have stayed in other places before but the Dorint was by far, the best value for money for a 3 star/4 star hotel .Accommodation in Switzerland is very expensive to say the least but the Dorint was worth every penny we paid for it and not too expensive .... More 

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Arcimbold_CH, Manager at Dorint An der Messe Basel, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for sharing your experience at Dorint An der Messe Basel with us. We are happy that you have enjoyed your stay, we are looking forward to welcoming you back for the next family meeting. Please feel free to contact me or any team member for any further desire. All our best wishes, Christian Gesslein Assistant... More 

UK
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151 reviews
58 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

Stayed here for two nights in December on a business trip. Getting there from Basel airport is easy enough. Take the number 50 bus from the airport to the railway station, then cross over the road and take the number 30 bus to the hotel. Buy the bus ticket outside the airport at the machine, 9.59 SwFr about £7. Alternatively... More 

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Arcimbold_CH, Manager at Dorint An der Messe Basel, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for sharing your experience so detailed - you would make an excellent tourguide. Our Comfort Rooms (located south) actually do have an air conditioning, while the Standard Rooms (located north) have a ventilation system, which cares for up to 8 degrees centigrade difference. We hope to be able to welcome you to our hotel soon... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Dorint An der Messe Basel

Address: Schoenaustrasse 10, Basel 4058, Switzerland (Formerly Novotel)
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel
Price Range: $97 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Dorint An der Messe Basel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 171
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Also Known As:
Dorint Hotel An Der Messe
Hotel Style:
#18 Family Hotel in Basel
#22 Business Hotel in Basel
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