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    Alexander Hotel

    Riehenring 83/85, Basel 4058, Switzerland
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    Traveller (49)
    Room & Suite (30)
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    • Excellent12%
    • Very good34%
    • Average41%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “tram stop” (5 reviews)
    “the congress” (2 reviews)
    “your luggage” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday

    This is a boutique hotel at very affordable prices. The room and bathroom are excellent. The breakfast has lots of choices. The staff goes the extra mile to make you feel at home. No request is too small.I strongly recommend this hotel

    Thank Sanda M
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Nobody expects Switzerland to be conveniently priced, but sometimes one's expectations are indeed thwarted. The rooms are minuscule, the underground garage isn't accessible by lift, the lift to the upstairs floors is so small you can hardly fit in two people with two suitcases. Everything...More

    Thank opossumd
    Reviewed 4 November 2017

    Very convenient to conference Centre following an easy tram journey from station. Very friendly helpful staff. Good breakfast selection. Room on the small side but more than acceptable and Well maintained.

    Thank scottcarson
    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    The hotel is different from what it looks like in the above photograph. Friendly staff. Acceptable breakfast. Rooms are very small but clean. Stuff to make coffee is provided only on the first day. Rest of the days you have to purchase it from the...More

    Thank Rameendra S
    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    At first sight Alexander hotel is not very appealing. The rooms are nice though! Modern, clean, nice bathroom. Breakfast is good. It is served in the restaurant downstairs, which is decorated in characteristic (i.e. old-fashioned) style. Friendly and accomodating staff. The receptionist was even so...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$95 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 69
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    • Canton of Basel >
    • Basel
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    Room Tips
    "Room at back traffic noise at front"
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    "only 2 rooms in the entire hotel have a balcony. San Fransisco is certainly one"
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    "there is no view, the lower the better with the tiny lift which will take 4 people"
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    "The higher up you go, the quieter it gets, but all rooms are pretty quiet"
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