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Hotel Helvetia

48 reviews
#41 of 52 Hotels in Basel
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  • Average37%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

The Helvetia hotel is now under the new management of the b_smart group. It will be renovated and the check in will be automatized in the near future. The famous restaurant chez Alain is now a bar and the breakfast room and the Red Ox...More

Thank pore
Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you are working in Basel or if you are on holiday and you need to move around Basel with the train, this is your hotel. Around the place Burger King, Subway, and other little cafè and restauraint. Just 50 m far from the station....More

Thank Franzcarrino
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This was a basic hotel. The rooms were spotless and the staff very friendly. The breakfast was good but, as there was no air-conditioning. we had to sleep with the windows open. There were road works outside so it was very noisy. I'm afraid the...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

The hotel is situated pretty close to the train station. Unfortunately that is, despite the really friendly staff the only thing I would mention as positive. The room was hot and humid (no AC, just a small ventilator), the minibar prices are ridicolous, I´ve seen...More

Thank Moritz83
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Enjoyed my stay at this hotel. Location in a side street just opposite the main train station of Basle, and just round the corner from a tram terminal containing several lines. The plane took off from Manchester Airport at 6:30pm, and was checking in at...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Bar/Lounge
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US$133 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$133 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Perhaps, at the back of the hotel but not on the fourth floor as the heat here was worse than on the first..."
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"Inform the hotel, if you need Wi-fi ,because only some floors have good connection"
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"Try for a room that includes a sofa and reading area."
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"possibly at the back of the Hotel"
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