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East-West Riverside Hotel Basel
Ranked #37 of 51 Hotels in Basel
Zurich, Switzerland
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11 reviews
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“Nice view, and that's about it.”
Reviewed January 25, 2012

What kind of hotel closes the reception at 18:00? I came about 10 minutes late, even though I advised I would be, and the grumpy man graciously let me in.

Once inside, it's nothing special- no frills- probably ok for the price.

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Additional Information about East-West Riverside Hotel Basel

Property: East-West Riverside Hotel Basel
Address: Rheingasse 8, Basel 4058, Switzerland (Formerly Hotel Hecht Am Rhein)
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel > Altstadt
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
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Ranked #37 of 51 Hotels in Basel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — East-West Riverside Hotel Basel 3*
Number of rooms: 44
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Opened in June 2015 after extensive renovations, the East-West Riverside Hotel is located right on the Rhine River in the lively centre of Basel, just a short walk across the bridge from the Old Town. Various bars and clubs can be found in the immediate vicinity. ... more   less 
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