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ibis Basel Bahnhof

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel was in a good location.The rooms were warm and clean, the shower was a good size and the water nice and hot.All the staff were friendly and efficient, anything requested was dealt with very quickly.We were able to borrow an adapter to use the strange Swiss electricity supply. The breakfast had a good choice.

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Riva Del Garda, Italy
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Located near train station but far from centre long walking distance to the centre but here get tram ticket. One arrogant woman age about 30-40 at the front desk she was not nice to guests and didn't behave well as should. I get drink coupon with membership card but woman worker said it is only "for 1 Person just for...

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hampshire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well located a 5 min walk from train station, hotel is next to the tram stop for getting into central Basel, the transport is all free as the reception give you a travel card. If you can show your hotel reservation on your phone, you can get the bus from airport free also. Get number 50 bus from airport, get...

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Sophie J, Manager at ibis Basel Bahnhof, responded to this review

Thank you so much for having taken the time to leave a review here and provide additional tips to our guests. If necessary, we do have some plug adaptors at the reception that we are happy to lend! Thank you once again and see you soon in Basel!

Winsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

1st time in Basel and very happy we stopped at this Ibis hotel, it was well located next to the train station, and reasonably priced. Rooms were well laid out with ample space for clothes for a short stay and a very good shower. On arrival we were given a travel card to use over our 3 day stay on...

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Sophie J, Manager at ibis Basel Bahnhof, responded to this review

A sincere thank you for this extremely positive review. It has been a great pleasure for us to welcome you in our hotel and we definitely hope to see you soon upon your next visit in Basel!

Switzerland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is a couple of minutes walk from the train station and located in a quiet street. Cosy room, decent breakfast and underground parking. Highly recommended for a business trip or family week-end as at walking distance from the zoo and city Centre.

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Sophie J, Manager at ibis Basel Bahnhof, responded to this review

Thank you very much for having given us a 5 out of 5. We have been delighted to have the opportunity to welcome you here at the ibis Basel Bahnhof. Thank you for your compliments and see you soon!

Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very pleasant surprize. All staff were so helpfull and friendly with nothing being too much trouble. The rooms are very clean and comfortable. Great location being so close to the train station and the tram into centre of town literally right outside.Breakfast is good value compared to everywhere else as Switzerland is not cheap.No hesitations in recomending this hotel.Karl...

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Sophie J, Manager at ibis Basel Bahnhof, responded to this review

Dear Mr Booysen, I cannot thank you enough for this excellent review. It has been a great pleasure for us to welcome you and we hope to see you in soon again in Basel!

Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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Sophie J, Manager at ibis Basel Bahnhof, responded to this review

Reviewed 31 October 2016

We chose to stay here based on our good experiences with other Ibis hotels. This hotel did not disappoint - nice rooms and well located. We are continually impressed by the consistent great service from the staff, everyone friendly, professional and willing to help. Always a pleasure to stay with ibis and we look forward to more future visits!

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Sophie J, Manager at ibis Basel Bahnhof, responded to this review

It's good to hear that you are a regular ibis guest and that you enjoy our hotels! Thank you for your kind words, which I will of course share with the team. We hope to have the chance to welcome you soon again in Basel!

Logan, Utah
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Very nice hotel. Staff is very helpful and we had all answers on our questions. Visit card for all transportation in Basel is very nice.We were lucky to be in Basel in time for Swiss Indoor Tennis Tournament, enjoy every minutes of that.Old town is very nice and we like Kunstmuseum as well.

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Sophie J, Manager at ibis Basel Bahnhof, responded to this review

Thank you so much for having awarded us a 5 out of 5. It has been a great pleasure for us to welcome you and I'm glad to hear you have enjoyed the Kunstmuseum and the Swiss Indoors ! See you soon in Basel !

Canada
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We visited this hotel in early October for 2 days before our flight overseas. This hotel is beside the train station and in a modern clean building. Staff is friendly and speaks English. Our room 423 is comfortable size, simply decorated with a relaxing colour. Shower is strong, Internet is strong, there is a hair dryer in the room. The...

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Sophie J, Manager at ibis Basel Bahnhof, responded to this review

Thank you so much for having taken the time to comment your stay at the ibis Basel Bahnhof and for having provided us with such a detailed feedback. We would be really pleased to have the opportunity to welcome you again in our hotel. See you soon!

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel ibis Basel Bahnhof is located right next to the main train station in Basel and is 15 minutes from Basel's EuroAirport. The city center and the zoo are just a few minutes' walk or a short tram ride away. Our hotel with 112 rooms is fully non smoking. Enjoy our friendly 24/7 reception, our generous buffet breakfast, 24/7 bar service, free wifi and webcorner, luggage room and an indoor car park (12 spaces for an extra charge)are also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about ibis Basel Bahnhof

Address: Margarethenstrasse 33 - 35, Basel 4053, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel
Price Range: $134 - $212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — ibis Basel Bahnhof 2*
Number of rooms: 112
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Ibis Basel Bahnhof Hotel Basel
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Basel
#12 Family Hotel in Basel
#13 Romantic Hotel in Basel
#14 Business Hotel in Basel
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“Try to get room from upper floor because of the tram noise and if you complain one worker get angry immediately”
 of 5 bubbles lucettat, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor, in the event the elevator breaks”
 of 5 bubbles mickaveli2001, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“I would make sure about the Air conditioning”
 of 5 bubbles edwardd29, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at rear are very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 989rayw, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the road side have a good view”
 of 5 bubbles Zahidweb, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
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