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4.0 out of 5

"This hotel was great for what we were looking to do - spend a relaxing night in a large Swiss city while traveling between Germany and France. Close p ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 19 Feb 2011

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Hotel Description

3.5-star hotel near Basler Muenster

Heart of Basel

You'll find Basler Muenster and Basel Zoo within a 15-minute walk of this Basel hotel. Marktplatz and Basel University are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Business services

A bar/lounge and a 24-hour front desk are featured at this hotel, along with self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. Business travelers can take advantage of the 24-hour business center.

Free WiFi, digital TV

The 89 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and 24-hour room service. TVs come with digital channels, and other amenities include coffee/tea makers and free newspapers.

Business Double Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
C$239* Per night/room 14 Aug. - 15 Aug.

Superior Double Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Economy Single Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Hotel Schweizerhof Basel ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Hotel Schweizerhof Basel

4 out of 5

Great location and a wonderful experience

Pros: Free breakfast, Close restaurants, Free Internet, Quiet
This hotel was great for what we were looking to do - spend a relaxing night in a large Swiss city while traveling between Germany and France. Close proximity to the train station was a high priority, and this hotel was only a block away. While not cheap, we were rewarded with a very pleasant and refreshing night in a location that you would not expect to be able to do so. We recommend this hotel.

Posted by on 19 Feb. 2011

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About the Hotel Schweizerhof Basel

Location Centralbahnplatz 1, Basel, BS 4002

Property Features

A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a 24-hour business center and a meeting room. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Hotel Schweizerhof Basel. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. You'll have access to the health club at a partner property. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Basel hotel.

  • 89 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Built in 1864
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: EuroAirport Airport (BSL) (13.5 km / 8.4 mi)
  • Train station: Basel SBB Station (0.9 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Hotel Schweizerhof Basel offers 89 accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Basel hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Separate bedroom
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Television
  • Digital channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

24-hour room service is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 4 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 70 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • One child stays free
  • UnionPay
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 4.00 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: CHF 25 for adults and CHF 20 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CHF 23 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 70 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • One child 4 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 3 star Superior and is displayed on this page as 3.5 stars.

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