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Das Breite Hotel

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#8 of 51 Hotels in Basel
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is delicious and the drinks too. One if not the best brunch place in basel... We always come back! The portions are small so its great because u can try everything.. and the service its quite good

Thank Stephanie H
DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stephanie Thank you for your feedback. You do well to keep coming back, because the selection also varies depending on the season. Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For some years already I am visiting Basel business wise every now and then for a couple of days in a row and I always love to stay at "DasBreiteHotel". As kind of a social worker I like the idea of an "embrace hotel" bringing disabled people into regular work. The quality standards are high concerning cleanliness, attentiveness of the...

Thank christophg835
DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Christoph Thank you very much for the time you have taken for your long report. It was nice reading it. If you wish to storage someting in a fridge, you can contact your reception. We can help you in this! Härzlig, DASBREITETeam

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic brunch place with great choice of selection. Very elaborated buffet with warm and cold choice. Please book before you go there as it's usually booked out. You can walk afterwards along the Rhine.

Thank Lubomir C
DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lubomir Thank you very much for your feedback. Yesm the brunch is very known in Basel, resevations are really necessary. Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Very good reception. Everyone is very kind and helpfull. Very large room, clean and modern. Only 5 stops from center of the city by tram. Free public transports offer during your stay. A really good breakfast buffet in the morning with plenty of choice.

Thank nag66
DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear nag66 Thank you for your praising words! Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here for a week because we went to a concert at st. Jakobsville arena. The location is amazing, we managed to see all of Basel thanks to the tram, which is right across the street and the hotel gives you a free ticket for it. The staff is all very friendly, breakfast had a wide...

Thank Sharon F
DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sharon Thank you for your kind words, they were really great to read. Visite us again! Härzlig, DASBREITEHOTEL

Hong Kong
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Das Breite Hotel offers a varied brunch featuring local Swiss cheese and specialties. The restaurant section is bright and the service is very friendly. Brunch is available on Saturday and Sunday and goes until 2pm. A nice place to relax, chat and eat without being rushed.

Thank nmchambers
DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you that you visited us. Great that you enjoy it with us. Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

Reviewed 15 November 2016

Before visiting Das Breite Hotel I had no idea that they were a social institution. But I noticed based on the friendliness of the staff, which surpasses that of many 4 and 5 star hotels. Everything here has run smoothly. The room is clean. Facilities are good and you get a warm feeling knowing that you are contributing to more...

Thank Pras P
DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Pras Thank you so much for your warm words! It was nice having you as guest and chatting severel times with you. We really felt your apprechiation. Visite us again! Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Second time staying in this fantastic hotel.free tram tickets as stop just outside for a five min trip to the centre of town. Friendly helpful staff nothing to much trouble. Rooms clean beds comfortable breakfast included and delicious. Looking forward to our return. Loved the fact hot drinks and cake/biscuits when returning to your room at the end of the...

Thank addfab
DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your good feedback. Returning guest are the best compliment! We look forward for your return too. Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing brunch with a great variety of food! Lots of diffrent foods to choose from with traditional and exotic dishes. Everything is delicious and the price for the brunch is fair. The staff is very friendly and always there for their guest's needs.

Thank bluebearschoice
DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your big praise! We are happy that you liked our brunch. We hope to see you again soon! Härzlig, DASBREITEHOTEL

Beersheba, Israel
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This review should be a clear recommendation to stay in Das Bret hotel if you are in Basel. We came for a family visit. Our ten year old elder son, after telling him about the hotel workers, was afraid to meet Zombies. Well, that was the greatest achievement of our 5 night stay there... apart from that it is the...

Thank Liran T
DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Liran Thank you for your feedback. Great, that you and your family had a great experiance with us. It would be nice to welcome you again, when you visit Basel. Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautifully unique. Architecture worth seeing, clear design, functional and modern furnishings. DASBREITEHOTEL is officially classified a Design & Lifestyle Hotel by hotelleriesuisse.Quite special. DASBREITEHOTEL provides employment to adults with a disability. Their participation as employees in the productive labour force contributes to their integration.Pretty different. The atmosphere here is personal. DASBREITEHOTEL surprises its guests with particularly attentive service along with committed and warm hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Das Breite Hotel

Address: Zuercherstrasse 149, Basel 4052, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel
Price Range: $152 - $334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Das Breite Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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Dasbreitehotel Hotel Basel
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Basel
#10 Family Hotel in Basel
#11 Romantic Hotel in Basel
#15 Business Hotel in Basel
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“All the rooms are soundproofed from the street.”
, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back overlooking the river.”
stevenmL973AU, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Further from the main road with (ideally view on the rhin)”
GHCMontreal, 19 May 2015 | Read review
“No food. No charm. Why stay?”
margareth931, 22 May 2014 | Read review
“For those who are driving through Europe and have cool boxes, be informed that, there is no ice to fill your cool boxes, neithere in the hotel, nor in the supermarket across the road. The hotel though would keep in their fridge what you need to be kept cool.”
MariaP51, 24 Oct 2013 | Read review
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