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Hotel Balade

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#35 of 52 Hotels in Basel
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good63%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

We booked a room for a family of 3 at the Balade, but upon our arrival we were told that because of a problem with the booking system they couldn't honor our reservation. However, they had already arranged another room at a sister hotel 5...More

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Response from Beat G, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Hotel BaladeResponded 19 September 2017

Dear guests, first of all we would like to thank you very much for the time you have taken to write us your impressions regarding your stay. Again we are very sorry about our problem with our booking system and the overbooking. We are happy...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

This hotel was absolutely lovely. It seems to be on the borderlines of 2 worlds though! One one side is the 'red light district' which was a bit of a shock. It was fine though, as it is very well controlled and monitored. When my...More

Thank katieogley1
Response from Beat G, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Hotel BaladeResponded 3 July 2017

Dear Katie, first of all we would like to thank you very much for the time you have taken to write us your impressions regarding your stay. It is vitally important to us receiving honest feedback from our guests. Therefore, we thank you very much...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed the 2nd time now at the Balade. The staff are very friendly and helpful. I had once a room to the front and once to the back. They are tidy and clean. The only disadvantage I found at the last stay is that the...More

Thank Robert S
Response from Beat G, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Hotel BaladeResponded 5 June 2017

Dear Robert, Thank you for you very much for the time you have taken to rate us on Tripadvisor. We are delighted to hear that you have had a memorable stay with us. On behalf of the whole team we thank you for your lovely...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017

Hotel Balade has a very central location and it only takes you 5 minutes to cross the Middle Bridge over to the more authentic and romantic South-West side of the Rhein. The hotel serves a good breakfast and you feel that the place is quite...More

Thank Eric S
Response from Julia F, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Hotel BaladeResponded 21 January 2017

Dear Eric S Thank you for your recent stay at our hotel and the time you have taken to rate us here on TripAdvisor. It makes us happy to read that you could benefit from our situation near the old town and that you liked...More

Reviewed 14 December 2016

I stayed at the hotel last week as a group of 10 women for the weekend. Hotel is in a great location for the city and we soon got our bearings using the train and trams and walking to the markets. The hotel is modern,...More

Thank surreymummy2014
Response from Julia F, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Hotel BaladeResponded 20 December 2016

Dear "surreymummy2014" Thank you for having taken time to rate us here on TripAdvisor. It makes us happy to read that you have passed an enjoyable stay at our hotel and that you group was also satisfied with our location near the citycentre and with...More

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US$101 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$101 - US$186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Dear "mrshorsy", thank you for your request. We do offer a cleaning and washing service against fee, whereas we do not have washing facilities for our Clients to wash their laundry themselves. If necessary we can recommend a... More
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"Ask for a room on the back of the hotel as they will be quieter"
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