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    Hotel Krafft Basel

    Rheingasse 12, Basel 4058, Switzerland
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    I recently attended a meeting at the Exposition Center in Basel and stayed at this hotel on Rheingasse. It is on the bank of the Rhein river. I was there on a festive day of Rheinschwimmende and hoped to have a view. Please see photos....More

    Thank RonTomp
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a delightful place to stay. Compact rooms are comfortably furnished. I loved the tea and water station ( on each floor - I think). Fill the carafe in your room with still or sparkling water. You can also choose from a selection of...More

    Thank PatriciaInPurple
    Response from Hotel_Krafft_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Krafft BaselResponded 1 week ago

    Dear "PatriciaInPurple" it is our pleasure to welcoming you in our hotel. Thank you very much for your kind words! We are motivated to be at your service whenever needed! Madeline

    Reviewed July 9, 2017

    Being on the river is great for access to the promenade, great restaurants in the neighborhood, shops, or have a relaxing run along the river. Be aware however that this is a very noisy place during some popular events, such as the Fasnacht carnival. If...More

    Thank Ester B
    Response from Hotel_Krafft_Basel, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Hotel Krafft BaselResponded July 11, 2017

    Dear Ester L, thank you for your review! As we are located in the city center in can get noisy from time to time. You have to love our carnival which takes place once a year for three days, otherwise chose to visit Basel at...More

    Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

    This is a relatively small hotel in an historic building so it's not all mod cons luxury - but therein lies its charm. You'll leave a little bit of your heart with this hotel; it's staff & incredible location. It's is Switzerland personified. Understated, impeccably...More

    Thank Frances B
    Response from Hotel_Krafft_Basel, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Hotel Krafft BaselResponded July 4, 2017

    Dear Frances B, thank you for your feedback. It was our pleasure to accommodate you! It is our goal to treat our guests in an unique way and provide a memorable stay. As by your description you are almost a local; next time you'll visit...More

    Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

    The photos on the website are much better than the reality. We paid 800 franks per night for a tiny and very minimally furnished 'suite' - in an apartment near the hotel itself. The room had no air conditioning , it was unbearably hot. The...More

    Thank Maria P
    Response from Hotel_Krafft_Basel, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Hotel Krafft BaselResponded June 28, 2017

    Dear Maria P, thank you for your review. I am sorry to read that we did not fit your needs during your stay with us. Despite the busy time and being rated a 3 star superior hotel it is our aim to provide an excellent...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • $162 - $386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #15 Family Hotel in Basel
    • #17 Romantic Hotel in Basel
    • #19 Business Hotel in Basel
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 60
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    • Switzerland >
    • Canton of Basel >
    • Basel
    • Also Known As
    • Krafft Am Rhein Basel
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    AlixAuckland
    November 7, 2016|
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    Response from Hotel_Krafft_Basel | Property representative |
    Dear "AlixAuckland", Thank you for you message and the so shown interest. We do not have air-conditioning. We do have some rooms with twin beds, please be so kind to inform us about your request when doing the booking. We... More
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    May 6, 2015|
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    Thank you for your message. and your interest in our house. Guaranteed check in time is at 2pm, if you arrive earlier we will give our best to have a room ready before 2pm. Please contact us via info@krafftbasel.ch or 0041... More
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    "River view is lovely, but can be noisy."
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    "the annex building across the street is nicer."
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    "The river side with a balcony if very nice"
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    "junior suite with river view"
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