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    Basel Backpack

    Dornacherstrasse 192 | Bau 8, Basel 4053, Switzerland
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good36%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    1.0 Star Hotel
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    Generation YMCA Hostel
    391 reviews
    #1 of 16 Speciality lodging in Basel
     
    ibis budget Basel City
    372 reviews
    #31 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Basel Youth Hostel
    133 reviews
    #6 of 16 Speciality lodging in Basel
     
    ibis Basel Bahnhof
    879 reviews
    #16 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
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    11 - 15 of 53 reviews

    Reviewed 24 July 2016

    Basel Backpack hostel is quite far (walking distance) from the Basel train station but the hostel is easily to be find. If you want to go around the city of Basel with public transportation (which is free) the bus/tram stop is just around the corner...More

    Thank aqilahyahya52
    Reviewed 9 June 2016

    The hotel is located not far from the city center, but still in a pretty quiet area. The architecture of the complex is really cool, really loved it! The staff was nice and the room was clean and comfy. I actually came to Bale to...More

    Thank Mélanie C
    Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

    the man working there is lovely. I loved the ambiente - a lot of plants and art and details in general. you can tell they're in it with heart. the location is nice as well, around 10 minutes to bahnhof by foot, but there's a...More

    Thank Martina Z
    Reviewed 21 April 2016

    Good location, quite easy to find- theres a very cool hanging plant garden just before it. Staff were friendly and helpful recommending what to do in our short stay. It was clean and had the very basic of what you need which was fine. Good...More

    Thank C P
    Reviewed 20 March 2016

    Basel Backpack more than suited for my stay. It’s not as modern and hip as some of the other hostels in the city, as it is the oldest in the city. The desk is staffed from 4p-9p (check-in) and 8a-11a (check-out), though they do have...More

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    Generation YMCA Hostel
    391 reviews
    #1 of 16 Speciality lodging in Basel
     
    ibis budget Basel City
    372 reviews
    #31 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    Basel Youth Hostel
    133 reviews
    #6 of 16 Speciality lodging in Basel
     
    ibis Basel Bahnhof
    879 reviews
    #16 of 51 hotels in Basel
     
    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$28 - US$84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • Switzerland >
    • Canton of Basel >
    • Basel
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    Traveller (58)
    Room & Suite (35)
    Dining (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (33)
    Bathroom (6)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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    Room Tips
    "easily accessible after the office hours"
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    "if you have cash to spare go for the private room"
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    "The hostel also sells the brewery beer if you'd prefer a quieter setting than the brewery's..."
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    "All private guestrooms overlook the streets and have double glazing."
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