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Devon, England
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Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night to watch europa cup final. Good location, very clean and tidy. The staff were all amazing and friendly. Great breakfast can't fault the stay in any way. Room was fab and large with a little balcony. I had a delivery to the hotel and they were pleased to help. Stay here you will not be... More 

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Reviewed 9 April 2014

I've been going to the Basel Watch Fair for nearly 30 years, and have stayed in approximately 20 different places, including commuting from Zurich. This small, family-run hotel was short on frills but long on personality and customer service. I've already booked us for next year.

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Morristown, New Jersey
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Reviewed 7 April 2014

I have been traveling to Basel for 30 years for the BaselWorld watch fair and stayed in many different hotels along the way. This year, i stayed at Hotel Locanda --a very small, no-frills hotel. The cons- as i said, small, no frills. The pros: amazingly friendly family staff, good breakfast and - best of all- a block away from... More 

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Skerries, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2012

I stayed in Locanda for 5 days; The hotel is clean and tidy and the staff is friendly, rooms have been recently renovated so it looks nice. Hoewever, it was extremely expensive only because it was during a very busy week in Basel, company paid but since you wouldn't even be provided with shower gel or champoo in the bathroom... More 

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Oldbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 November 2011

I think the key thing that makes a hotel a pleasant place to be is the friendliness of the welcome. You get that at this hotel. As the other reviewers have said, its not super fancy but thats reflected in the price. You are located in the less pricey part of Basel, but it is still nice. Basel is very... More 

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Anglais in France
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Reviewed 14 November 2007

I've stayed in lots of hotels in Basel, and the Locanda is by far the best for me. It is always spotlessly clean, there is never any traffic noise so very easy to sleep, and the location very close to Messeplatz is excellent. The rooms I've stayed in have been adequate in size, with ensuite shower and toilet, and everything... More 

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Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2007

The Hotel Locanda is not super fancy. It isn't a luxury hotel and it doesn't offer spas and saunas. What it is, is clean, handy to town, and pretty reasonably priced. The room I have stayed in (I have stayed there twice) is generously sized, with two double beds. The beds were comfy and the bathrooms clean. The room is... More 

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Address: Drahtzugstrasse 61, Basel 4057, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel
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Number of rooms: 25
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?