Minotel Alfa

Hauptstrasse 15, Basel, Basel, 4127, Switzerland | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $156.00

Travel Blogs from Basel

Flying still sucks

A travel blog entry by travelinbitch

... running 10 mins to my gate through duty-free. Then, once my ticket was scanned, was sent down a flight of stairs to wait in a hot, stinky, tiny room for no reason. Then a bus picked us up and drove us in circles to make it seem like all this was necessary before depositing us on the tarmac roughly 5 feet from where I got off the last plane. Jesus. But then the flight attendant gave me a cookie covered in Swiss chocolate, so now she's my favourite person. Then it was just a short jaunt ...

The Swiss Blitzkrieg & Lazy Lyon

A travel blog entry by k_tworldtravels


... way to travel is to go by a whim and hope for the best!

Upon arrival to Basel we saw a few familiar hotel chains that weren't in our budget (Hilton for $600 a night!), so instead we found some wifi and searched for hostels. With only a couple of options we chose one with good reviews and a pretty location and kept our fingers crossed they had a room for us for one or maybe two nights. It didn't take long for us to realize that this was the most expensive hostel we've stayed ...


A travel blog entry by sashadasha


... on their house and cars, the Swiss live in apartment buildings well served by transit. They have more disposable income that they spend on themselves, eating out, entertainment and travel.

All in all, had a splendid time with our friends in Basel. The Alps were epic and left us speechless. We didnt see Heidi though but thats okay.

We had a SWEET time!


P.S. Please disregard our punctuation at times, our European keyboard is off.

Chapter 3 Paris – end, Basel- start.

A travel blog entry by deborah1212


... by-passing the lengthy queue for the Rodin Museum, which like the Nissim de Camondo museum we arrived at yesterday morning to find closed, will unfortunately have to wait for the next visit to Paris.

By this time, the sun was out again, but it was snowing somewhere, I bet. We had fortuitously chosen the best day to sit in a snug restaurant being waited on by the friendly and approachable staff and fed little morsel of delectable offerings.

A ...

Boggis, Bunce and Bean

A travel blog entry by jmunguia87


... about the time she spent in Asia after college a few years ago and how she got turned onto Buddhism after being raised Catholic. It really interested me what she had to say about her religious expedition. Besides that, not too much going on at Birkenhof. I'm kind of just counting down the days until I go to Italy, which is Thursday. I want to thank everyone for the emails and let you all know that I miss you. Lucca, here I ...


This 3 star hotel, located on Hauptstrasse 15, Basel, is near Niesen.
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3.50 of 5 stars Very Good