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Das Breite Hotel

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here for a week because we went to a concert at st. Jakobsville arena. The location is amazing, we managed to see all of Basel thanks to the tram, which is right across the street and the hotel gives you a free ticket for it. The staff is all very friendly, breakfast had a wide...

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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Das Breite Hotel offers a varied brunch featuring local Swiss cheese and specialties. The restaurant section is bright and the service is very friendly. Brunch is available on Saturday and Sunday and goes until 2pm. A nice place to relax, chat and eat without being rushed.

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Before visiting Das Breite Hotel I had no idea that they were a social institution. But I noticed based on the friendliness of the staff, which surpasses that of many 4 and 5 star hotels. Everything here has run smoothly. The room is clean. Facilities are good and you get a warm feeling knowing that you are contributing to more...

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DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Pras Thank you so much for your warm words! It was nice having you as guest and chatting severel times with you. We really felt your apprechiation. Visite us again! Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Second time staying in this fantastic hotel.free tram tickets as stop just outside for a five min trip to the centre of town. Friendly helpful staff nothing to much trouble. Rooms clean beds comfortable breakfast included and delicious. Looking forward to our return. Loved the fact hot drinks and cake/biscuits when returning to your room at the end of the...

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DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your good feedback. Returning guest are the best compliment! We look forward for your return too. Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing brunch with a great variety of food! Lots of diffrent foods to choose from with traditional and exotic dishes. Everything is delicious and the price for the brunch is fair. The staff is very friendly and always there for their guest's needs.

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DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your big praise! We are happy that you liked our brunch. We hope to see you again soon! Härzlig, DASBREITEHOTEL

Beersheba, Israel
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This review should be a clear recommendation to stay in Das Bret hotel if you are in Basel. We came for a family visit. Our ten year old elder son, after telling him about the hotel workers, was afraid to meet Zombies. Well, that was the greatest achievement of our 5 night stay there... apart from that it is the...

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DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Liran Thank you for your feedback. Great, that you and your family had a great experiance with us. It would be nice to welcome you again, when you visit Basel. Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 29 July 2016

My family and I recently stayed at Das Briete Hotel and found it to be a great place to stay for a day or two in Basel. It is located directly across from the tram stop and close to Old Town and the train station and free travel cards are provided which made it easy to get around town. The...

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DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ruth Thank you for your feedback and your warm words. It was a plesure having you as guest. Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We went here for brunch on a sunday. Make sure you do a reservation in advance. Great variety of various cold and warm dishes. Buffet always filled up and clean. Hot and cold drinks included as well as a glas of prosecco. Kids have as well a kids corner to play

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DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Guest Relations Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lubomir C Thank you for the very good feedback. We are proud to call your brunch as one of the best in Basel. Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

Oberdorf, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Das Breite hotel is close to the city centre of basel. Not a luxury hotel but large rooms with flat screen tv and smart tv for internet. Staff are very helpfull. Drinks and snacks always available in the reception. Breakfast buffet is good with all on offer plus additional egg options(scrambled,fried,etc)

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DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear stevenmL973AU Thank you for your feedback. Our breakfast is one of your big strength – it seems that you appreciated it! Härzlig, DASBREITETEAM

Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

This is a nice hotel, comfortable clean and bright bedrooms which are quiet and with free wifi. The breakfast was good and plentiful. It's a bit out of the way but seeing as there is a tram stop right outside and visitors get free tram travel in the main part of the city, a voucher is given to you on...

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DASBREITEHOTEL_Basel, Manager at Das Breite Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Chocky01 Thank you for the 100 points, we like that! You are right – all our guests get a free tram and bus ticket for their whole stay. Härzlig DASBREITETEAM

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautifully unique. Architecture worth seeing, clear design, functional and modern furnishings. DASBREITEHOTEL is officially classified a Design & Lifestyle Hotel by hotelleriesuisse.Quite special. DASBREITEHOTEL provides employment to adults with a disability. Their participation as employees in the productive labour force contributes to their integration.Pretty different. The atmosphere here is personal. DASBREITEHOTEL surprises its guests with particularly attentive service along with committed and warm hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Das Breite Hotel

Address: Zurcherstrasse 149, Basel 4052, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel
Price Range: €118 - €209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Das Breite Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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#5 Best Value Hotel in Basel
#10 Family Hotel in Basel
#11 Romantic Hotel in Basel
#15 Business Hotel in Basel
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“All the rooms are soundproofed from the street.”
 of 5 bubbles , 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back overlooking the river.”
 of 5 bubbles stevenmL973AU, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Further from the main road with (ideally view on the rhin)”
 of 5 bubbles GHCMontreal, 19 May 2015 | Read review
“No food. No charm. Why stay?”
 of 5 bubbles margareth931, 22 May 2014 | Read review
“For those who are driving through Europe and have cool boxes, be informed that, there is no ice to fill your cool boxes, neithere in the hotel, nor in the supermarket across the road. The hotel though would keep in their fridge what you need to be kept cool.”
 of 5 bubbles MariaP51, 24 Oct 2013 | Read review
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