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    Alexander Hotel

    Riehenring 83/85, Basel 4058, Switzerland
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    Traveler (47)
    Room & Suite (29)
    Dining (3)
    • Excellent13%
    • Very good34%
    • Average39%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Dry Cleaning
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Nov 5Nov 6
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 67 reviews

    Reviewed August 28, 2017

    The hotel is different from what it looks like in the above photograph. Friendly staff. Acceptable breakfast. Rooms are very small but clean. Stuff to make coffee is provided only on the first day. Rest of the days you have to purchase it from the...More

    Thank Rameendra S
    Reviewed August 15, 2017

    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

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • $95 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 69
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    • Location
    • Switzerland >
    • Canton of Basel >
    • Basel
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    Traveler (47)
    Room & Suite (29)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (25)
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    "only 2 rooms in the entire hotel have a balcony. San Fransisco is certainly one"
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    "there is no view, the lower the better with the tiny lift which will take 4 people"
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    "The higher up you go, the quieter it gets, but all rooms are pretty quiet"
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    "Ask for a room in which the smoke from cigarettes will not infiltrate the place."
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