Minotel Alfa

Address: Hauptstrasse 15, Basel, Basel, 4127, Switzerland | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on Hauptstrasse 15, Basel, is near Niesen.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Minotel Alfa Basel

3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

Travel Blogs from Basel

Basil goes to Basel!

A travel blog entry by paul_and_ness on Jun 20, 2014

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One of the city’s most notable landmarks is the Chapel Bridge, a wooden bridge built in the 14th century. Flocked by Japanese tourists everywhere (with all the latest gadgets in hand) we took lunch near the bridge and both enjoyed a typical Swiss potato rosti which hit the spot.

Excited to see our buddies we didn’t hang ...

It's a Wonderful Life

A travel blog entry by gallopmonkey on Dec 08, 2013


... ate a plate of raclette washed down with a mug of glühwein. It took a while, but I finally stopped wanting to say "dank u wel" to people and switched to German. The entire market was bathed in the scent of hot Swiss cheese, and everyone was walking around with pretty little mugs of glühwein, while some of the vendors were handing out cheese samples (please and thank you!). Although it was wall-to-wall people, everybody was in a good mood, and there ...

Uma is a charming lady cat!

A travel blog entry by isabelle134 on Apr 14, 2013

7 photos

... charming!

My days got into a routine here. Uma wakes me up around 0730hr, I give her food and start my yoga stretching, then shower and breakfast. Playtime with Uma for 20 min, read, do my emails.

If the weather is bad, I stay here until after lunch, then go for a quick walk to some grocery shop. If the weather is nice, I make some sandwiches and do a longer walk, like today, all the way to France! ;-)

In the ...


A travel blog entry by megs-anoop on Sep 02, 2012

1 comment, 55 photos

... around. We then wandered up the street towards the lion monument. The guidebook said that it was a must see, if only because everyone would ask us if we had seen it when we said we’d been to Lucerne. So we headed up towards it and met several tour groups also making their way towards the statue. The lion is carved in to the side of the rock and is 22 feet long and 20 feet tall. The lion represents the Swiss mercenaries who were ...

Free as we will ever be

A travel blog entry by hastalapasta on Jun 16, 2012

... along the top of the mountain when we came across a field of cows. If I could have recorded Carolyn's reaction to the cows I would have, it was priceless. Such genuine excitement over being inches from a cow that was wearing an actual cowbell (we had no idea cows actually wore bells haha). After a quick photo op with cows we continued to walk to the restaurant where we got some Rivella (Swiss soda... that has dairy in it??) and some ice cream with hot berries. ...