Hilton Basel Hotel

Aeschengraben 31, Basel, Switzerland, 4051  show map
 5 stars
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Hilton Basel Hotel

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

CHF 28 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant buffet

Swim-up bar

Cafe

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Solarium

Health club

Overview

Hilton Basel Hotel is a 5-star accommodation in the center of Basel providing guests with an outdoor swimming pool, a nightclub and a sunbathing terrace. The classic hotel is a good example of antique architecture in Basel.

The venue is 1.8 km away from Messe Basel. Just 10 minutes' walk from Basel city center.

A tower and a museum are set within walking distance.

The venue is notable for the central location within a 75-minute drive to Zurich-Kloten airport.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 220 comfortable guestrooms. Some rooms at Hilton Basel Hotel have a view over the city. They provide bathrooms with a hairdryer, complimentary toiletries and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the salon. The property offers a 24-hour restaurant serving international cuisine. Guests can savor afternoon tea, cocktails and coffee in the lounge bar. Hilton Basel and Bajwa Palace serve a selection of meals within 50 meters from the venue.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The hotel offers car rentals to all guests.

Relax

On-site treatments include reflex massage and steam baths. A fitness center and a gym are provided on-site.

Internet

Hotspot wireless internet access is available in the hotel rooms at CHF 25 per day.

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at CHF 28 per day.

Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   220.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Souvenir shop
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Snowsports
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Swim-up bar
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Night club
  • Sun terrace
  • Health club
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Terrace
  • Wardrobe
  • Turndown service
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 4 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hilton Basel Hotel Basel location
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Hotel Address:

Aeschengraben 31, Basel, Switzerland, 4051

Get directions
City Center
  • Basel
    1.0 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Basel SBB
    300 m
  • Badischer Bahnhof
    2.4 km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Hilton Basel, Wettstein Restaurant
    50 m
  • Mr Wong
    90 m
Beaches
  • CityBeach Messe
    570 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    220

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Galerie Gisèle Linder100 m
  • Daniel Blaise Thorens400 m
  • Tinguely Brunnen400 m
  • Galerie J. R. Schläppi500 m
  • Die erschti Lektion600 m
  • Galerie Karin Sutter600 m
  • Galerie Beyeler600 m

Places of interest

  • Markthalle300 m

Train stations

  • Basel SBB200 m

Amusement

  • Kino Mascotte100 m
  • Cinema Küchlin400 m
  • fantastic empire400 m
  • Pathe Eldorado:400 m
  • Cinéma Capitol400 m
  • Restaurant Bowling500 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Tinguely Fountain500 m

Museums

  • Kunsthalle Basel400 m
  • Puppenhausmuseum500 m
  • Architectural Museum500 m
  • Architectural Museum500 m
  • Historisches Museum Basel500 m
  • Antikenmuseum600 m

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Zoologischer Garten Basel600 m
  • Zolli (Zoologischer Garten)600 m

Theaters

  • Theater Basel300 m
  • Theater BasiLight500 m
  • Broadway Theater AG600 m
  • Scala Basel600 m
  • Theater Baseldytschi Bihni600 m

Business areas

  • BIZ tower100 m

Local attractions

  • Jean Tinguely Museum1.9 km
    Paul Sacher-Anlage 2, Basel
  • Kannenfeldpark2.2 km
    Kannenfeldpark, 4055 Basel Basel-Stadt, Switzerland 47,565621 7,570722, Basel
  • Solitude Park2.2 km
    Solitude-Promenade, Basel
  • Anatomisches Museum1.9 km
    Pestalozzistrasse 20, Basel
  • Botanischer Garten Bruglingen / Grun 802.2 km
    Vorder Bruglingen, Basel

Near the hotel

  • Indigo Fitness Club300 m
    Sternengasse 19, Basel
  • Offene Kirche Elisabethen470 m
    Elisabethenstrasse 10-14, Basel
  • Zoo Basel650 m
    Binningerstrasse 40, Basel
  • Spielzeug Welten Museum Basel580 m
    Steinenvorstadt 1, Basel
  • Haus zum Kirschgarten350 m
    Elisabethenstrasse 27 / 29, Basel
  • Tinguely-Brunnen510 m
    Theaterplatz, Basel
  • Fine Arts Museum 630 m
    St. Alban-Graben 16, Basel

Restaurants nearby

  • Hilton Basel, Wettstein Restaurant50 m

    Address: Aeschengraben 31
    Phone: 41 (0) 61 275 66 00

    60% likes this, based on 35 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 67

  • Le Jardin (inside Hotel Euler)100 m

    Address: Centralbahnplatz 14
    Phone: +41 (0)61 - 275 80 00

    62% likes this, based on 38 reviews

  • Alte Post130 m

    Address: Centralbahnstrassse 21

    86% likes this, based on 26 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Mr Wong90 m

    Address: Centralbahnplatz 1

  • Le Train Bleu (inside Hotel Victoria am Bahnhof)150 m

    Address: Centralbahnplatz 3-4
    Phone: +41 (0)61 - 270 70 70

    56% likes this, based on 52 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    220

Hotel Awards

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Cities nearby
  • Birsfelden hotels - 2 km
  • Liestal hotels - 14 km
  • Binningen hotels - 3 km
  • Muttenz hotels - 5 km
  • Dornach hotels - 8 km
  • Pratteln hotels - 8 km
  • Arlesheim hotels - 7 km
  • Bottmingen hotels - 4 km
  • Duggingen, Basel-Landschaft hotels - 11 km
  • Muenchenstein , Basel-Landschaft hotels - 5 km

Hilton Basel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hilton Basel

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 75 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    6.2

    Too old, and not a word about it in description.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    welcoming by staff, nice rooms, internet, lobby bar, pool

  • Couple
    9.2

    We only stayed one night but the bed and mattress were comfortable also enjoyed the bar downstairs

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    It was ideally situated near main rail station and bus/tram stops. Room was quite comfortable but more 4* than 5*.

    Buffet cooked breakfast pretty awful, coffee terrible and very expensive. My wife simply had a yoghurt and fruit and still got charged about 40CHF - £25. Only did it once - Starbucks across the road expensive but much better quality.

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    Good access to the hotel from the main routes. An experience consistent with that you'd expect from a Hilton. Good rooms, good breakfast, secure on site parking etc. Good access to City centre via trams which leave the tram station 2 minutes from the hotel. The staff were very helpful..

    Very expensive - and not great value for money accordingly - This hotel would be better value if it were 50% less - Beware the mini bar - It tried to charge us 71 CHF for putting a bottle of water in ! I had booked what I thought was a twin room (in 2 rooms) but what I got was a small twin - so we had to book another ...

  • Family with children
    4.2

    The location is good, 2 minutes from SBB station, but it is not in a nice part of town. The hotel basically looks like an old office building along a busy road.

    - we ordered a baby-cot for our room upon booking, asked if it was installed at check-in, which was confirmed to us. We walked to the room ourselves (nobody offered to show us to the room) to find no baby-cot. We had to call the reception twice and wait one hour in the room until the baby-cot finally arrived - there was no bed-sheet provided for the babycot mattress, so we used one of the bathtowels, as we couldn't be bothere calling the reception again. - we booked a double-room, had a double-bed, but only one single duvet was on the bed. We called the reception again to have a larger duvet, or a second duvet. We had to call a second time two hours later when returning to the room for it to be brought to the room. - we asked the reception staff/concierge at which tram stop to get off to go to a restaurant in town. He checked on the internet, indicated us a tram stop, which ended up being the wrong stop (had to ask our way and walked back half the way...) - the breakfast buffet was nice, shame there was some hair in my bread and the waiters bring coffee and a jug of (almost cold) milk when we order a cappucino - looking forward to the pool, it turned to be the most strange looking pools I have ever seen in any hotel. It is in the basement in a dark room, is lighted up with blue spotlights making it look like a cheap porno-movie set. The entrance of the "gym/spa" area reminded me of a hospital reception. The whole "spa" area gets crowded if you are more than 4 or 5 people (which you obviously are). - small bathroom in the room, the water was either boiling hot or freezing cold. There were two hair-conditionner, but no shampoo in the amenities, great ! The hair-dryer is installed in such a way that if you are any taller than 170cm, you have to bend down to use it, as the cord is too short and you can not plug it out and use another plug...

How to reach hotel

hotel Hilton Basel Hotel Basel location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Aeschengraben 31, Basel, Switzerland, 4051

Get directions
City Center
  • Basel
    1.0 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Basel SBB
    300 m
  • Badischer Bahnhof
    2.4 km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Hilton Basel, Wettstein Restaurant
    50 m
  • Mr Wong
    90 m
Beaches
  • CityBeach Messe
    570 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    220

Hotel Awards

SwissHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBaselHilton Basel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Switzerland

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