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Hotel City Inn

259 reviews
#33 of 52 Hotels in Basel
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

We'd previously stayed several times at the Hotel Euler, of which this hotel is the 'budget' part (although this being Switzerland, there's not that much different price-wise if you book ahead). The City Inn part is located through a maze of corridors, past the kitchens...More

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Response from JJeschek, Manager at Hotel City InnResponded 13 December 2017

Dear guests Many thanks for staying at the City Inn as well as for sharing your experience. Indeed, the City Inn is a budget design hotel, very different to the Grand Hotel Euler. It offers a great value for money, however if you prefer 4*...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Just got back from 3 night stay at this lovely hotel first time in Switzerland and book the whole trip through British Airways. Went with my friend for a shopping trip for the Christmas Markets . The staff at the hotel were so friendly had...More

Thank Eileen S
Response from JJeschek, Manager at Hotel City InnResponded 3 December 2017

Dear Eileen Many thanks for choosing our City Inn for your trip to Basel as well as for your kind review. Great to hear that everything was up to your satisfaction and that you enoyed your weekend in Basel. Looking forward to welcoming you again...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

The hotel is very clean, modern rooms, well laid out and we will certainly be staying there again. Breakfast was good, if a little pricy, Swiss Francs 25. So centrally located for the airport bus, trains and trams, better place to see the city is...More

Thank keithuhpr
Response from JJeschek, Manager at Hotel City InnResponded 28 November 2017

Dear guests Many thanks for choosing the City Inn as well as for sharing your experience with other travellers. We are happy that you liked the hotel and its location and look forward to your next visit! Jana Jeschek & team

Reviewed 2 November 2017

The hotel does not have own receptions desk. Actually it shares the building of hotel Euler and its reception and breakfast/restaurant room. The rooms were very clean as well as the bathroom. The staff very polite and helpful. Our room was on the roof and...More

Thank onji
Response from JJeschek, Manager at Hotel City InnResponded 3 November 2017

Dear Onji Many thanks for choosing the City Inn for your stay in Basel as well as for sharing your experience. Please allow me a few comments: we have very different sizes of rooms, from rather small economy rooms up to large deluxe rooms. Also...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017

Very convenient location almost next to the stop for the bus from the airport and opposite the main railway station as well as next to the stop for many of the tram routes around the city. Easy walking distance of the old town. Friendly and...More

Thank Tony S
Response from JJeschek, Manager at Hotel City InnResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Tony We thank you for choosing the City Inn for your Basel stay as well as for your review. We are glad that you liked the location and our staff. Kindly note that we offer arrangements including breakfast too. Looking forward to your next...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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US$98 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$98 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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27 January 2016|
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Response from huzurlu | Reviewed this property |
You sound like me. My itinerary is always longer than the time allotted. Yes you will have time. You have options with the length of the ride. There is a direct shuttle from Hotel City Inn to the Rhine. I chose to... More
18 September 2015|
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Response from Tom332 | Reviewed this property |
Took tram about 5 euros. Runs every 12 minutes and drops you off about 100 yrds from hotel.
Zuriel W
11 August 2014|
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Response from JJeschek | Property representative |
Dear guest You take the bus no 50 from the airport directly to the main station (SBB). The hotel City Inn is only 2 minutes walking distance from there. With the reservation confirmation you can use the bus for... More
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"If you sleep with windows open, then the back of the hotel is better, there is a little noise from the trams..."
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