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Hotel Helvetia

48 reviews
#41 of 52 Hotels in Basel
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good39%
  • Average37%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger king”(3 reviews)
“breakfast room”(2 reviews)
“airport”(6 reviews)
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 June 2014

Nice hotel, clean, friendly staff. Refreshing breakfast. Reasonable price (for Switzerland). Excellent location right next to Basel Railway Station, short bus ride to/from airport. They gave me a free travel card (Bus/Tram) for Basel for the duration of my stay! Very useful! BUT: Asked for...More

1  Thank OneofmanyMikes
Reviewed 27 May 2014

Pros: Great location near railway station (swiss and french part), tram stops,airport bus(n50) and eateries - pizzerias and Burger king nearby.No noise from trams , good wi-fi signal on the second floor.We asked for an early check-in and the room was ready at 12.30.Fair price...More

1  Thank lianaharala
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Picked this one to be close to train station just a few minutes walk, room was adequate for what we needed, staff were very pleasant and breakfast was lovely, bit of a walk we found, to get to the old part of the city but...More

1  Thank kimberlyjane_10
Reviewed 26 February 2013

This hotel is on a side street just opposite the train station, but you need to start looking for their sign as soon as you exit the station. If you miss the sign, you will get into the organized chaos of the street cars and...More

2  Thank planner10
Reviewed 8 November 2011

Our stay in Helvetia Hotel of Basel was very nice. The services are great and the employees always smiling and ready to help. It's clean and the breakfast is very tasty. The hotel is very near to the railway station, but it's placed on a...More

3  Thank VladAngelescu
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$136 - US$253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$136 - US$253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Perhaps, at the back of the hotel but not on the fourth floor as the heat here was worse than on the first..."
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"Inform the hotel, if you need Wi-fi ,because only some floors have good connection"
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"Try for a room that includes a sofa and reading area."
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"possibly at the back of the Hotel"
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