Schweizerhof Basel Hotel
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
TravelPod Member ReviewsSchweizerhof Basel Hotel
Lovely hotel, ideally located to trams and train station. Shops etc in easy reach. Great standard of hotel and the travel pass which was included with our rate also made things just that little bit cheaper in an expensive city.
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Travel Blogs from Basel
... Lounge where we received info about what will be happening tomorrow. Had dinner with two ladies and then the hotel director Jennifer joined us at our table. She ordered two outstanding wines for us all to enjoy and brought the chef out to meet us. We commended him. The chicken cordon bleu was outstanding. We enjoyed our conversation with Jennifer and she promised to meet us again for drinks. So far a very enjoyable start to our ...
... of getting help in the first place. In fact, I was sworn at when I said that Andrew had capsized. Charming. A little stressed out, we decided we needed some good local wine. We took the train to the fishing village of Corniglia, hiked up the steep steps and were welcomed by the most beautiful little town of the bunch - quiet because no one could be bothered walking up the steps, and so charming we had to relax. We enjoyed plenty of lovely house plonk and laughed away ...
... and the mountains each side are gigantic ....there is one waterfall that is massive and three other small ones ...walk for a few hours and then back for shopping to have a light dinner in my room ...feast really and I can climb out my window and sit on the roof and take in the view ...rooms not that bad then. Dinner and knock off a bottle of red and watch homeland that I'm now addicted to. Go to sleep with the windows open to the sound of the waterfalls around me ...not bad at all ...
... now and then. Birgit does her laps and I chill in the shade ...it's kinda funny laying and listening to the different languages around. Your mind can't get involved as you don't understand a word anyone is saying. It crowded and everyone who isn't by the river is at the pool. The waters fresh and relaxing and we sit for hours on the edge taking in the Rays and jumping in to refresh ALL the time ...the day passes as we ...
FABULOUS RIVER BOAT, WITH 131 tourists on board. Front has PACK RAT lounge for drink, talk, gatherings. Back has ROSE COMPASS RESTAURANT, where every meal is served.
In between are guest rooms, with four floors. Crew is 40 individuals, service and food is exceeding expectations.
This morning we are on bus and walking tour of BASEL, LUNCH AT 1 pm, nap, Captains party ...