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Hotel Victoria

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I would definitely recommend this property in Basel. Location is great, just across the main train station and close to the city's old town and amenities. Rooms: Ours was huge, with a nice view and have great bedding, and a good toilette. Price was also inexpensive for what was on offer. Wifi was free and of excellent quality. TV channel...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stayed here for 2 nights in January. The hotel is directly across the road from the train station so very convenient. The airport bus also stops at the train station too, making access to the hotel from the airport very convenient. The buses run at regular intervals too. The town of Basel is within an easy 10-15 minute walk...

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edinburgh
Reviewed 15 January 2017

This hotel is directly opposite the main station so if you have bags makes it a easy hop across the road. The airport bus stops outside the main station so it is also convenient for the airport which is about10-15mins on the airport bus. The main tram interchange is outside the station as well so getting to pretty much anywhere...

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Manager_Victoria, Manager at Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Stephen Many thanks for your feedback. Good to know that you enjoyed our location and our service. We hope to welcome back you soon again. Kind regards Hotel Victoria Thomas Buser, Hotelier

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Even standard room was large, last time I was in a Residence suite. Low floor at front will give you some tram noise at commuting hours. Directly across from SSB station. If you arrive late you can even get an adequate meal in the restaurant and a drink at the bar.

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Manager_Victoria, Manager at Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Janetphilip Thank you very much for taking the time sharing your feedback wit us. We are happy to know that you enjoyed our place and our service. We are already looking forward to welcome you soon again at the Victoria Basel. Kind regards Hotel Victoria Thomas Buser, Hotelier

Reviewed 13 January 2017

Visited in December with a few people. Room clean. Staff efficient. Breakfast hearty, service good. Transportation close by. Staff very helpful when asked questions and directions. Have stayed here a few times and always very pleased. Recommended for business, couples and families.

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Manager_Victoria, Manager at Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Bernicelenore Many thanks for your feedback. Hope to welcome you soon again at the Victoria Basel. Kind regrds Hotel Victoria Thomas Buser, Hotelier

Ludlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We stayed here for 4 nights over New Year with plans to explore Switzerland. The hotel is in a great location, we arrived just over the road via the airport bus, the hotel is directly opposite the train station, also tram stops, handy for exploring Basel city. Considering it was directly opposite a busy transport network, i felt it was...

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Manager_Victoria, Manager at Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear SarahLimes Many thanks for your nice feedback. Good to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. We would be very happy to welcome you back soon at the Hotel Victoria Basel. Kind regards Hotel Victoria Thomas Buser, Hotelier

San Diego, California
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Stayed here for two nights on business. Right across from the train station so getting to other major cities is simple. Lots of places to eat close by. Walking distance to the old city center, museums, and airport. Room was small but adequate.

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Manager_Victoria, Manager at Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Mattyanik Many thanks for your feedback. We hope to welcome you soon again at the Victoria Basel. Kind regards Hotel Victoria Thomas Buser, Hotelier

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Was in Basel and stayed at the Victoria Hotel for the first time. Location is great. Directly at the tram station and at the train station. A supermarket is right next to the hotel. Also some restaurants are next to it. For the quick meal also Burger King and McDonalds are just a minute walk. The hotel itself is ok...

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Manager_Victoria, Manager at Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Jan Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are happy to know that you enjoyed our location and and our friendly staff and are looking forward to welcoming you soon again at the Victoria Basel. Kind regards Hotel Victoria Thomas Buser, Hotelier

Bogotá
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I decided to leave Colombia for Christmas to escape the incessant noise, totally by chance I picked Basel and chose Hotel Victoria for 5 nights. Well I could not have expected more in the quietness stakes. I was in the last room on the top floor of the annex. I didn't even see any other guests in that building, just...

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Manager_Victoria, Manager at Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Johnny Many thanks for sharing your experience of your recent stay with us. We are happy to know that you enjoyed our location and our service. We hope to welcome you soon again at the Victoria Basel. Kind regards Hotel Victoria Thomas Buser, Hotelier

Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Travelled to Basel on route to Colmar in France for the Christmas Markets and stayed at Hotel Victoria primarily for it proximity to the train station. An imposing and impressive building situated in the heart of the city within a stone's throw of the train station. Styled in keeping with an art deco theme the foyer was vast, clean and...

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Manager_Victoria, Manager at Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Paul Many thanks for nice feedback. We are very happy that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and hope to welcome you soon again at the Victoria Basel. Kind regards Hotel Victoria Thomas Buser, Hotelier

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Le Train Bleu
Le Train Bleu
Cuisines: Swiss, European
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Victoria offers traditional hospitality and modern hotel comforts in the centre of Basel next to the main train station (SBB). You will be enchanted by the unique atmosphere of this stylish hotel. The rooms blend an exclusive Victorian ambience with all the comforts of modern life. All rooms are equipped with a functional working desk, phone, free Wi-Fi, large flat screen TV, room safe, minibar with free mineral water, door spy hole, tea and coffee maker facilities. Le Train Bleu Restaurant and Bar offers a fine choice of traditional Swiss, regional and international dishes. During summer, guests can relax with a drink or meal on the terrace. The hotel offers 24-hour reception, laundry and room services. The hotel also features a small fitness room, business corner with free Internet access, and a selection of daily newspapers. Guests staying at the hotel can use Basel's public transportation free of charge. The most attractive museums, theatres, sport stadiums, the Basel ZOO, as well as the congress and exhibition centre, are easily reachable on foot or by public transportation. Parking is possible in the hotel's underground garage. This is our guests' favourite part of Basel, according to independent reviews. This property also has one of the best-rated locations in Basel! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area. We speak your language! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Victoria

Address: Centralbahnplatz 3-4, Basel 4051, Switzerland (Formerly TOP Hotel Victoria)
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel > St. Alban
Price Range: RM507 - RM1,123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Victoria 4*
Number of rooms: 107
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Also Known As:
Victoria Hotel Basel
Hotel Victoria Basel
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#12 Luxury Hotel in Basel
#15 Romantic Hotel in Basel
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