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.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
8/27/2017 8/28/2017
    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}

    Alexander Hotel

    Riehenring 83/85, Basel 4058, Switzerland
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    8/27/2017 8/28/2017
    Savings alert: 15% below average rate

    The price you found is 15% lower than this hotel's average rate of $122/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.

    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    $104$118
    View Deal
    Traveler (47)
    Room & Suite (29)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel Spalentor Basel
    1,359 reviews
    #3 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Steinenschanze Stadthotel
    484 reviews
    #2 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Aparthotel Adagio Basel City
    291 reviews
    #29 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Hotel Rochat
    421 reviews
    #20 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Overview
    • Excellent12%
    • Very good34%
    • Average40%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible5%
    Travelers talk about
    “tram stop” (5 reviews)
    “boiled eggs” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Dry Cleaning
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Alexander Hotel
    {"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
    Hotel Spalentor Basel
    1,359 reviews
    #3 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Steinenschanze Stadthotel
    484 reviews
    #2 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Aparthotel Adagio Basel City
    291 reviews
    #29 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Hotel Rochat
    421 reviews
    #20 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Rooms
    Aug 27Aug 28
    |
    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 2 partner sites to see rooms from $104.
    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","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","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": "61614f20d9b3446bb1c6c3810841ea49", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":496821,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":27,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":28,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"61614f20d9b3446bb1c6c3810841ea49","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":118,"lowestMetaPrice":104,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":118,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"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":118,"lowestMetaPrice":104,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":118,"hotelName":"Alexander Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjYxNjE0ZjIwZDliMzQ0NmJiMWM2YzM4MTA4NDFlYTQ5IiwiQUlLIjoiODc2NmRiMTg1YWNlNGMyNDk5ODU2NDhlY2U4ZjExMjAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","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,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "08/27/2017", "checkOut": "08/28/2017", "lowestPrice": "$104", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"63945836":"GetARoom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","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"}}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","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"}}}, "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 (135)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 66 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    At first sight Alexander hotel is not very appealing. The rooms are nice though! Modern, clean, nice bathroom. Breakfast is good. It is served in the restaurant downstairs, which is decorated in characteristic (i.e. old-fashioned) style. Friendly and accomodating staff. The receptionist was even so...More

    Thank A L
    Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

    Originally booked a double room in the hotel Münchnerhof nearby, 30 mtr away, but got upgrade in the hotel Alexander. For the same price. Asked why, and apparently if they don't have much guests in Münchnerhof, they take the guests over to the hotel Alexander....More

    Thank Olesya M
    Reviewed June 6, 2017

    Arrived at the hotel at 11pm, good friend staff the give you free tram and bus tickets for your stay, also vouchers (money off) for attaching restaurant. went straight to the room and the first thing that hit me was the heat! The hotel was...More

    Thank KayleyS
    Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

    I found this hotel for a meeting in the Congress Hall. Less expensive than other hotels suggested by the conference. Short, two-block walk to the Congress Hall and the Messe. Weather in Basel was unusually warm and sunny, so the west-facing room was hot most...More

    Thank Michael M
    Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

    I just don't understand how in 2017 you can still have hotels like this one. First of all the room: keys, already sets the tone. The door is like thin paper, no isolation whatsoever. I initially thought the windows were open, but no, that's how...More

    Thank djillll
    Hotel Spalentor Basel
    1,359 reviews
    #3 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Steinenschanze Stadthotel
    484 reviews
    #2 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Aparthotel Adagio Basel City
    291 reviews
    #29 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Hotel Rochat
    421 reviews
    #20 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $93 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 69
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline, Booking.com, Travelocity, Cancelon, TripOnline SA, Hotwire, Cheap Tickets, Agoda, HotelQuickly and Evoline ltd so you can book your Alexander Hotel 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
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (47)
    Room & Suite (29)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (25)
    Bathroom (10)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Steinenschanze Stadthotel
    484 reviews
    .98 miles away
     
    Aparthotel Adagio Basel City
    291 reviews
    .21 miles away
     
    Hotel Spalentor Basel
    1,359 reviews
    .93 miles away
     
    Hotel Rochat
    421 reviews
    .71 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Les Quatre Saisons
    79 reviews
    .12 miles away
    800 Premium Steakhouse
    200 reviews
    .10 miles away
    Bar Rouge
    222 reviews
    .13 miles away
    Brasserie Monsieur Verseau
    33 reviews
    .12 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Art Basel
    38 reviews
    .07 miles away
    Congress Center Basel
    57 reviews
    .15 miles away
    Musical Theater Basel
    35 reviews
    .25 miles away
    Basel Autumn Fair
    14 reviews
    .23 miles away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Alexander Hotel staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "there is no view, the lower the better with the tiny lift which will take 4 people"
    Read review
    "The higher up you go, the quieter it gets, but all rooms are pretty quiet"
    Read review
    "Ask for a room in which the smoke from cigarettes will not infiltrate the place."
    Read review
    "Kamers aan de achterkant zijn rustiger."
    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