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Hotel Bildungszentrum 21

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Rapperswil, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attending a 2-day dance event with a friend, we stayed two nights here. The staff were very friendly and efficient, the room spacious and clean, and the location quiet, but convenient. A free ticket for the Basel public transport system is a nice addition. Breakfast was very good (with the trivial exception of an under-cooked egg!) but rather expensive.

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Nadja P, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Hotel Bildungszentrum 21, responded to this review

Dear swissschriss Thank you very much for your review and the time you spent on it. We are glad you felt comfortable during your stay in our house. The feedback that our staff has attended you friendly is very important for us. We are already looking forward to accommodating you again during your next visit to Basel. Sunny greetings from...

Tiburon, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location and great value. Includes free transportation pass for the entire city, very comfortable bed with fluffy duvets, quiet (located in its own small park), free wifi, and a very good Swiss breakfast (with a large selection of items, including 3 juices, 3 types of cereals, eggs prepared 2 ways, 3 fresh breads plus rolls and 2 types of...

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Nadja P, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Hotel Bildungszentrum 21, responded to this review

Dear Tovya Thank you very much for your excellent rating. We are very happy you could enjoy your stay in our hotel. It is quite impressive that you can remeber our breakfast buffet that well, since it is not that small. The most imprtant thing for us is still that you remembered the friendlyness of our staff and our service....

Varese, Italy
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I've been here three times so far. Good value for money (compared to the average around), mostly for business purposes. Logistically ideal to move across Basel e really near to the central area, also for evening/night walks. Small but clean rooms. Very silent. No air conditioning in summer. Very interesting breackfast area with plenty of choice. Kind personell. I recommend...

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Nadja P, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Bildungszentrum 21, responded to this review

Dear CCItaly Thank you so much for your great rating. We are very excited about it. We are very pleased that we can welcome you regularly. Looking forward to having you back soon. Kind regards from Hotel Bildungszentrum 21

Brookville, Indiana
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Vey comfortable and spacious room. Lots of space. The staff was very accommodating. The hotel setting was in a beautiful park. Restaurants are close. As were the trams. We stayed 3 nights and plan to stay there again when we return.

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Nadja P, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Hotel Bildungszentrum 21, responded to this review

Dear 888marcia We are sincerely grateful for such a great rating and are happy you had a pleasant stay with us. We are already looking forward to accommodating you again during your next visit to Basel. Best wishes from the hotel bildungszentrum 21

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Disabled room was very spacious and comfortable. Beds are annoying as they are two put together so move apart in the night. Gardens are very pretty, very quiet considering its so near the university. Hotel has some facilities which are communal, tea and coffee facilities on the fourth floor and a shared fridge at reception. What you'd expect for a...

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Nadja P, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Hotel Bildungszentrum 21, responded to this review

Dear Fatema H Great you spent so much time to rate us so detailed. We regret you were not 100% satisfied with us during your stay and we would like to apologize for that. Thank you very much for your honesty and we aim to remedy the deficiencies. Nevertheless we would be more than happy, if we can welcome you...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2016

As the name suggests, it seems to be an important hotel for businessmen and conferences but it is within easy walking distance to the centre through Spalentor. It is spotlessly clean, the bedrooms are big, the air-conditioning worked well and the breakfast is good. The building is really nice as are the staff. We would stay here again. It is...

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Dear 125jill Thank you so much for your great rating. We are very excited about it. We are glad you noticed our tidiness, on which we place great value, and we are especially happy that you were pleased with our staff. We are looking forward to having you back soon. Best regards your staff from the hotel bildungszentrum 21

Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel is set in a beautiful park with private parking (small daily charge applicable). We had two nights in a quadruple room on level 4. The room was very spacious and there was the option of paying for an adjoining kitchen (20CHF per day) which we did not take up due to our short stay. There were no tea/coffee...

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Dear Mandi w Thank you so much for your great rating. We are very excited about it. We are glad you felt comfortable during your stay in our house. We are looking forward to having you back soon. Sunny greetings from the hotel bildungszentrum 21

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2016

This is a lovely place to stay. Beautiful big room. Lovely bathroom which was spotless. Perfect location. Spotlessly clean hotel and spotless room. Private car park. We will definitely stay there again. Very quite

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Dear HTW1 We are sincerely grateful for such a great rating and are happy you had a pleasant stay with us. We hope to welcome you soon again. Kind regards from hoel bldungszentrum 21

Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Great hotel. Very friendly. Lovely room. Well recommended. Stayed in a large family room with option of kitchen for a little extra. Nice small gym. Very central and free passes for tram and bus. No tea or coffee in room but nice tea room on same floor.

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Dear Mayellabo We are sincerely grateful for such a great rating and are happy you had a pleasant stay with us. We hope to welcome you soon again. Greetings from the team hotel bildungszentrum 21

Uppsala, Sweden
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Bildungszentrum 21 is centrally located, with a few minutes walk from the old town, but in a lovely park which has its own ambience. Breakfast during good weather provides an even more special beginning of a day when sitting outdoor and enjoying the tranquility. - Swiss hospitality at its best!

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Dear Mr Melber Thank you very much for your great rating. We are very excited about it. We are happy you took a shine to our beautiful park and that you could enjoy the calmness which it radiates. We hope we can accommodate you again during your next visit to Basel. Best wishes from the hotel bildungszentrum 21

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 1890s could be a strict era for children, and this is when a certain missionary family child, the future writer and Nobel laureate, Hermann Hesse, roamed our park. We imagine it was prohibited for young children to snack on the grapes and berries in the park at the time. But it seems equally likely that young Hermann ignored the restrictions. He already had a well-earned reputation as a rebel. So, if during autumn in our park a red-cheeked apple smiles at you, give in to its innocent seduction, just as Hermann would! And during the rest of the year we will lead you into further modest temptations because we are enthusiastic about our park and want to share this with all our guests. During the warm seasons we invite the ice cream man into our park, and when it is cold the roast chestnut vendor, so you can indulge in these little treats too. And if, as has happened with many other guests, attending one of our events gives you food or refreshment ideas for your next reception or barbecue, please come see us. In our park, a thousand and one such dreams can come true. PS: Throughout our park, no chemical insecticides or herbicides are used. Instead, all the fruit is grown using only certified organic cultivation methods and substances. And if you rest for a while on one of our cosy park benches, you will share your time with many birds and butterflies. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Bildungszentrum 21

Address: Missionsstrasse 21, Basel 4055, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel
Price Range: £76 - £145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Bildungszentrum 21 3*
Number of rooms: 73
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“All rooms are quiet. Jr. Suites are spacious, but are reached by 1 flight of stairs. Singles and doubles are reached by elevator.”
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“All the rooms are quiet and all seem to be quite big.. Suites with cooking facilities and balcony are available on top floor.”
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