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    Basel Youth Hostel

    St. Alban-Kirchrain 10 | 4052 Basel, Basel 4052, Switzerland
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    • Excellent43%
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    • Average11%
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    1 - 5 of 69 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    This is the second time I have stayed in this hostel and it is beautiful and well designed. Though it's expensive, by Basel standards it's quite affordable and provides key extras like free quality breakfast and transportation pass. However, depending on whom you deal with...More

    Thank Erica D
    Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

    We had a family room for four which gave us one bunk and one twin bed and it was a perfect place to stay in Basel. The hostel is around 10 mins walk along the Rhine from the old town, it's lovely and quiet. The...More

    Thank Sophie M
    Reviewed May 18, 2017

    This was our family's first experience staying in a youth hostel, we got a nice room to ourselves since we were a party of 4. the place is clean and peaceful. A travel card was provided as well for trams and buses in the city...More

    Thank ept86
    Reviewed May 15, 2017

    I hadn´t even considered this, but I got very frustrated with overpriced hotels in Basel. I saw great reviews and that they had double en suite bedrooms. We were not disappointed! The building is old and charming, in a quiet location, and the room had...More

    Thank HikingB00ts
    Reviewed April 4, 2017

    This was a clean and comfortable hostel (bathrooms seemed as though they had just been cleaned every time I went in them). Decent breakfast in the morning and you can reach various trams by foot within 7-10 minutes.

    Thank Emily F
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    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • $52 - $243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 66
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    • Canton of Basel >
    • Basel
    • Also Known As
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    "They have double en suite rooms. Check the Basel Tourism website for packages here that include expo tickets..."
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    "get one at the front overlooking the church and the Rhine"
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    "Rooms at the third floor have the nicest view."
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    "The curtains are very thin, if you prefer darker rooms, ask for a room on a lower floor at the back of the..."
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