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All Basel hotels booked out??

israel
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All Basel hotels booked out??

Hello,

I just scheduled a flight to Basel. My wife and I plan to be there from April 11th till the 15th.

I was looking for inexpensive hotels in the area (~100CHF), but it seems like all are completely booked due to the Baselworld jewelry fair.

PLEASE tell me that I`m wrong...

Doron

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1. Re: All Basel hotels booked out??

Unfortunately you are right. Thousands of jewelry- and/or watchwholesalers from all over the world meet here. They even stay with private family rooms. No hotel room available 50 km around Basel. Sorry.

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2. Re: All Basel hotels booked out??

hallo Doron, the city started to be crowded already-wonderful ambiance but unfortunately all hotels (inexpensive or otherwise) are booked so this does not help you a lot.

Try this site: www.bnb.ch but I think you have to find a hotel further away, in Bern for instance or in Zürich (both an hour away by train).

Good luck

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3. Re: All Basel hotels booked out??

Do you have business or particular plans in Basel, because otherwise you could easily head for another part of Switzerland by train and stay there.

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4. Re: All Basel hotels booked out??

Thanks, found a hotel in Mulhouse, France!

Doron

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5. Re: All Basel hotels booked out??

That's good. Have a nice time.

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6. Re: All Basel hotels booked out??

Great Doron.

Mulhouse is only max. 40 min. away by train. The train will bring you to the french part of the rail station here in Basel, that is about 10 min walk from the center of the town.

have fun

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