We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
7/30/2017 7/31/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Swissotel Le Plaza Basel

    Messeplatz 25 | 4058 CH-Basel, Basel 4058, Switzerland
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    7/30/2017 7/31/2017
    Savings alert: 26% below average rate

    The price you found is 26% lower than this hotel's average rate of $173/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    $132
    $128
    SAVE $4
    $132
    $128
    Traveler (154)
    Room & Suite (136)
    Dining (45)
    Pullman Basel Europe Hotel
    709 reviews
    #8 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Hotel Spalentor Basel
    1,323 reviews
    #3 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Hotel Basel
    957 reviews
    #10 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Steinenschanze Stadthotel
    475 reviews
    #2 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good38%
    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travelers talk about
    “the congress” (12 reviews)
    “pillow menu” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Babysitting
    4.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Swissotel Le Plaza Basel
    Special Offer: ENDLESS WEEKEND
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
    Pullman Basel Europe Hotel
    709 reviews
    #8 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Hotel Spalentor Basel
    1,323 reviews
    #3 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Hotel Basel
    957 reviews
    #10 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Steinenschanze Stadthotel
    475 reviews
    #2 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Rooms
    Jul 30Jul 31
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from $128.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Basel hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "07c66de721fd45d5a4211e1451edc32f", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":231848,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[79408129],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":31,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":128,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"07c66de721fd45d5a4211e1451edc32f","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":132,"lowestMetaPrice":128,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":132,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":132,"lowestMetaPrice":128,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":132,"hotelName":"Swissotel Le Plaza Basel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjA3YzY2ZGU3MjFmZDQ1ZDVhNDIxMWUxNDUxZWRjMzJmIiwiQUlLIjoiNWExOTc5YzU1ZDFhNDlhYmJhYzVjMTBiMjJmZDNkYWMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "07/30/2017", "checkOut": "07/31/2017", "lowestPrice": "$128", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"78855698":"OrbitzEWS","109306337":"HotelsCom2IB","32432157":"BookingCom","32604868":"Expedia","65675411":"Hotwire","79408129":"CheapTicketsEWS","111046436":"AccorIB","53918925":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (770)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 460 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    In Basel for meetings which were very well catered for and all attendees were very happy with the level of service. The central location afforded good out of meeting activities and the staff were wonderful!More

    Review collected in partnership with swissotel.com
    Thank Ruth S
    Response from Swissotel_Le_Plaza, Geschäftsführer at Swissotel Le Plaza BaselResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Ruth S We very much appreciate your kind feedback! It is marvelous for us to read that we impressed you with our committed employees and our service. Receiving such words is always a pleasure. Thank you very much. Our central location is good starting...More

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed May 22, 2017

    We visited Swissotel Le Plaza Basel in April. The whole Hotel experience was a highlight in our trip. We really loved our room, which was spacious and nicely decorated. We enjoyed the gym and the spa experience. The staff was excellent and professional. The location...More

    Thank ilGrec0
    Response from Swissotel_Le_Plaza, General Manager at Swissotel Le Plaza BaselResponded May 23, 2017

    Dear ilGrec0 We are delighted about your feedback. Many thanks that you have taken the time to share your great feedback with us. We very much appreciate your words and we are glad that the whole hotel experience was a highlight for you. It is...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    As a person who frequently organises international meetings in hotels the world over, I am without doubt that this is the best venue. The service was beyond expectation at the Swissotel Basel. The staff had fully prepared for all the needs of the guests, not...More

    Thank rorytruell
    Response from Swissotel_Le_Plaza, Geschäftsführer at Swissotel Le Plaza BaselResponded 1 week ago

    Dear rorytruell Thank you very much for your trust in us and for your fabulous feedback! We are glad to read that you are giving us the highest level of recommendation. It is wonderful that you appreciated our organisation during your meeting, the meals and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    As a frequent business traveller and someone who lives in Switzerland, I've come to appreciate the quality that Swiss hotels consistently deliver - clean and comfortable rooms with quality bedding and pillows, robe and slippers, large desk with plenty of electrial outlets, in-room Lavazza coffee...More

    Thank Louise H
    Response from Swissotel_Le_Plaza, Geschäftsführer at Swissotel Le Plaza BaselResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Louise H We are really delighted about your amazing words! Thank you very much. It is great that you appreciate our quality during your business stay and that you felt like home with us. This is exactly our goal and it will be my...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I never paid so much for a room for such a poor service. On top of it I was obliged to book for a minimum staying of 4 nights when I needed only three nights. I will never return to this hotel and I won't...More

    Review collected in partnership with swissotel.com
    Thank Monica A
    Response from Swissotel_Le_Plaza, Geschäftsführer at Swissotel Le Plaza BaselResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Monica A Thank you very much for taking the time to write us your intensive, honest feedback. We deeply regret what happened during your stay with us and we would like to apologise wholeheartedly for any circumstances. We always strive to provide a superior...More

    Pullman Basel Europe Hotel
    709 reviews
    #8 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Hotel Spalentor Basel
    1,323 reviews
    #3 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Hotel Basel
    957 reviews
    #10 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Steinenschanze Stadthotel
    475 reviews
    #2 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $121 - $381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Business Hotel in Basel
    • #10 Luxury Hotel in Basel
    • #13 Family Hotel in Basel
    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Basel
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 238
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Fairmont Hotels, Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Priceline, TripOnline SA, Hotwire, getaroom.com, Cancelon, HotelQuickly and HRS so you can book your Swissotel Le Plaza Basel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Switzerland >
    • Canton of Basel >
    • Basel
    • Also Known As
    • Swissotel Le Plaza Basel Hotel Basel ,
    • Swissotel Le Plaza Hotel Basel ,
    • Basel Swissotel Le Plaza
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (154)
    Room & Suite (136)
    Dining (45)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (125)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (31)
    Bathroom (17)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    Rheinfelderhof Hotel Restaurant
    97 reviews
    .13 miles away
     
    Pullman Basel Europe Hotel
    709 reviews
    .09 miles away
     
    Hyperion Hotel Basel
    721 reviews
    .14 miles away
     
    Aparthotel Adagio Basel City
    286 reviews
    .13 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Thai-Family Restaurant Sudsaard
    190 reviews
    .13 miles away
    Les Quatre Saisons
    79 reviews
    .08 miles away
    Bar Rouge
    219 reviews
    .10 miles away
    Brasserie Monsieur Verseau
    33 reviews
    .02 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Art Basel
    36 reviews
    .06 miles away
    Congress Center Basel
    56 reviews
    .04 miles away
    Musical Theater Basel
    35 reviews
    .37 miles away
    Basel Autumn Fair
    14 reviews
    .35 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Neofelis
    February 12, 2017|
    Answer Show all 7 answers
    Response from BB111 | Reviewed this property |
    when I stay there I use the valet parking, they give you a discount if you stay for more than one week
    1
    Vote
    Pat D
    January 23, 2017|
    Answer Show all 4 answers
    Response from Constance C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, taxis are available outside the hotel (down the street to the right a bit). Or, if you have a very early flight, the front desk can book you a taxi for a specific time (no extra cost).
    1
    Vote
    pattipie
    January 13, 2017|
    Answer Show all 6 answers
    Response from Jean P | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know if the hotel has a laundromat,but, they probably have service to do a customer's laundry with a fee. It is located centrally, so there should be a laundromat in that area. The staff are very helpful.
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Be sure to ask for a room on the opposite side from the tram lines."
    Read review
    "Rooms towards the back of the hotel are quiter"
    Read review
    "On the tram side of the hotel you have some view but you will hear the trams early in the morning. Not a big..."
    Read review
    "Messe facing rooms are with a better view."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing