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    GAIA Hotel

    Centralbahnstrasse 13 - 15, Basel 4051, Switzerland
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Reviewed 8 January 2015

          The front desk staff was very kind and helpful. Breakfast was good and variety. Hotel is located in just a corner from tram station and also only cross the street to meet train station. We would also stay here again if we have chance to...More

          1  Thank Prasit N
          Reviewed 3 January 2015

          The hotel is spotless, the rooms extremely comfortable, free mini bar (soft drinks, beer, water) and lovely toiletries, the staff friendly and accommodating, we felt nothing was too much trouble for them and it was great to have to option of a late breakfast after...More

          2  Thank Gurleygirl00
          Reviewed 3 January 2015

          Nice hotel to travel around Switzerland. Very close to the BSS station. Pity has no restaurant, but on the nearby there's one with typical dishes at a moderate priced. Excellent tea bags at the breakfast. Mini bar free. As we were leaving earlier, the last...More

          3  Thank cercaviatges
          Reviewed 2 January 2015

          Small but with a great location right in the heart of Basel. The staff are very helpful and polite., and wee very happy to help even though I arrived quite late. It is a great place to stay, especially if you need easy access to...More

          Thank AndyJWa
          Reviewed 29 December 2014

          Staff is remarkably helpful. Lovely room and very quiet (we were at the back). Good place from which to explore the city: hop across the road and you're at the train station. Skip, and you're by all the major tram lines, jump (or walk, whatever...More

          Thank CamefromAway
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          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Price range
          • US$141 - US$593 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #2 Family Hotel in Basel
          • #3 Romantic Hotel in Basel
          • #4 Luxury Hotel in Basel
          • #4 Business Hotel in Basel
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 86
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          • Location
          • Switzerland >
          • Canton of Basel >
          • Basel >
          • Altstadt
          • Also Known As
          • St Gotthard Hotel ,
          • St Gotthard Basel
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          what is the number of the bus or train from airport to your hotel? Do you shuttle to the cruise port?
          30 May 2017|
          Response from LuizBarberini | Reviewed this property |
          I traveled from Montreux - Lousanne - Bern to Basel. Don´t remember train number. You can download SBB App and scheduled it. Basel Train station is just on the other side of the street so you reach Gaia hotel very very... More
          Did you travel to Hotel from Airport? Did you travel from hotel to river cruise port? How did you manage both trips? Thanks
          30 May 2017|
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          Response from 245olegv | Reviewed this property |
          It 's very easy. The hotel is just across railway station and it is bus line between airport and railway station (around 15-20 minutes). However you can take taxi which will cost you around 50-60 Swiss francs.
          Hello, Does this hotel provide a shuttle to the Basel airport? Thanks. Rosemary
          2 May 2017|
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          Response from gaia_hotels | Property representative |
          Dear Rosemary, the booking confirmation entitles you to a direct transfer to the hotel from the EuroAirport (Bus 50). The bus station is a 50-meter walk away from the hotel entrance. Looking forward to welcoming you in... More
          Room Tips
          "Busy part of town, so the higher the better. 4th floor has some loft-type rooms with stairs to the sleeping..."
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          "Had interior room so it was very quiet. Rooms facing the train station and the McDonalds next to hotel would..."
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          "Our room faced the train station and was surprisingly quiet with the windows closed. We were on the top..."
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          "Rooms on 4th floor are top ones. Room 453 has 2 Windows for diferente view angles"
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