Krafft Basel Hotel

Rheingasse 12, Basel, Switzerland  show map
 4 stars
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Krafft Basel Hotel

 Free Wi-Fi
 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

Pets allowed

Overview

The classic Krafft Basel Hotel offers an individual accommodation overlooking the River Rhine. Occupying a 5-story classical building, the hotel was remodeled in 2010.

Many Basel sights, including Tierpark Lange Erlen, Botanischer Garten Bruglingen and Marktplatz Basel are about 5 minutes' walk from the property. Basel city center is 1 km away.

Krafft Basel Hotel is set close to the cathedral and museums as well as Fine Arts Museum, Basel Munster and Rathaus.

Guests can reach Krafft Basel Hotel by car from Zurich-Kloten airport in 75 minutes.

Rooms

Krafft Basel Hotel comes with free Wi-Fi, an in-room safe, a work desk, cable TV and a minibar in all rooms. Many rooms come with a breathtaking view over the river. Guests can make use of a bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower in every bathroom.

Eat & Drink

Wine bar is available on site. Zum schmale Wurf and Hotel Hecht are situated in a natural area, about 50 meters from the venue.

Services

Krafft Basel Hotel offers a business center, a copier and a meeting room along with 24-hour reception, laundry and tour/ticket assistance.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at CHF 30 per day.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   60.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Krafft Basel Hotel Basel location
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Hotel Address:

Rheingasse 12, Basel, Switzerland

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City Center
  • Basel
    1400 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Basel SBB
    5000 ft
  • Badischer Bahnhof
    5000 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Le Petit Bale (inside Hotel Krafft am Rhein)
    100 ft
  • Zum schmale Wurf
    100 ft
Parks
  • Rathaus
    1200 ft
Beaches
  • CityBeach Messe
    2600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    60

Rooms and availability

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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Krafft Basel Hotel Basel location
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      Hotel Address:

      Rheingasse 12, Basel, Switzerland

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Basel
        1400 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Basel SBB
        5000 ft
      • Badischer Bahnhof
        5000 ft
      • Bus stop
        400 ft
      Restaurants
      • Le Petit Bale (inside Hotel Krafft am Rhein)
        100 ft
      • Zum schmale Wurf
        100 ft
      Parks
      • Rathaus
        1200 ft
      Beaches
      • CityBeach Messe
        2600 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2010
      • Number of floors:
        5
      • Number of rooms:
        60

      Krafft Basel Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • Galerie Franz Mäder - 700 ft
      • Staatskanzlei - 1000 ft
      • Dante Schuggi - 1000 ft
      • Pfalz - 1000 ft
      • Fähren - 1000 ft
      • Basler Morgestraich - 1000 ft
      • Galerie Ausstellungsraum - 1000 ft
      • Armin Vogt / Stasia Hutter - 1000 ft
      • Marktplatz Basel - 1000 ft
      • Basel Cathedral - 1400 ft
      • Vorfasnacht in Basel - 1400 ft
      • Basler Fasnacht - 1400 ft
      • artefakt gmbh - 1400 ft
      • Galerie Friedrich - 1700 ft

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 1000 ft

      Places of interest

      • Blue and White House - 700 ft
      • Münsterplatz - 1000 ft
      • Basler Münster - 1400 ft
      • Pfalz Basel - 1400 ft

      Amusement

      • Fanzone Kaserne-Riviera - 700 ft
      • Camera Studiokino AG - 700 ft
      • Euro 08 - 1400 ft
      • Fanzone Münsterplatz - 1400 ft
      • Kino Central - 1400 ft

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • White and Blue House - 700 ft

      Museums

      • Museum der Kulturen - 700 ft
      • hoosaggmuseum - 1400 ft

      Theaters

      • Charivari s Muusigtheater - 400 ft
      • Figurentheater Felucca - 1400 ft
      • Theater Fauteuil-Tabourettli- - 1700 ft

      Local attractions

      • Jean Tinguely Museum - 5000 ft
        Paul Sacher-Anlage 2, Basel
      • Solitude Park - 1.1 mi
        Solitude-Promenade, Basel
      • Botanischer Garten Bruglingen / Grun 80 - 1.9 mi
        Vorder Bruglingen, Basel
      • Kannenfeldpark - 1.0 mi
        Kannenfeldpark, 4055 Basel Basel-Stadt, Switzerland 47,565621 7,570722, Basel
      • Tierpark Lange Erlen - 1.3 mi
        Erlenparkweg 110, Basel

      Near the hotel

      • Naturhistorisches Museum - 1000 ft
        Augustinergasse 2, Basel
      • Rathaus - 1200 ft
        Marktplatz 9, Basel
      • Altstadt - 1300 ft
        Marktplatz, Basel
      • Pharmazie-Historisches Museum - 1500 ft
        Totengasslein 3, Basel
      • Basel Munster - 1400 ft
        Rittergasse 3, Basel
      • Museum of Ethnology (Museum der Kulturen Basel) - 1200 ft
        Munsterplatz 20, Basel
      • Fischmarktbrunnen - 1300 ft
        BaselSwitzerland

      Restaurants nearby

      • Le Petit Bale (inside Hotel Krafft am Rhein) - 100 ft

        Address: Rheingasse 12
        Phone: +41 (0)61 - 690 91 30

        63% likes this, based on 29 reviews

      • Hotel Hecht - 100 ft

        Address: Rheingasse 8
        Phone: +41 (0)61 - 691 22 20

        Cuisine: Swiss
        Price Range: USD 0 - USD 13

      • Cafe Spitz - 300 ft

        Address: Rhein-/Greifengasse 2
        Phone: +41 (0)61 - 685 11 00

        60% likes this, based on 40 reviews

      • Zum schmale Wurf - 100 ft

        Address: Rheingasse 10
        Phone: 061 683 33 25

        66% likes this, based on 61 reviews
        Price Range: USD 27 - USD 102

      • Acero Eiscafe - 100 ft

        Address: Rheingasse 13
        Phone: +41 61 222 27 28

        71% likes this, based on 38 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2010
      • Number of floors:
        5
      • Number of rooms:
        60
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      Krafft Basel Reviews

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

      Average guest rating

      8.6out of 10
      Superb
      Based on 261 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Older travelers
        9.6

        great hotel, staff, prices & restaurant.

        noisy street on saturday night

      • Single
        8.8

        Charm of this hotel, rooms, restaurant

        Ambient noise: from street, neighbours

      • Single
        9.2

        I like it also because this is an old place

      • Single
        8.8

        Overall the hotel was really lovely, with a great view across the river from the breakfast/dining room. The room was very quiet as the windows were great at blocking out any noise from the street and the bed was incredibly comfy - i booked a single room and the bed was much larger than a standard size single bed. The room and bathroom weren't huge but were perfectly acceptable for a short city trip and most importantly everything was clean, comfy and modern. The staff were very friendly and suggested some nice places to go and eat nearby. Although there were no tea/coffee facilities in the room, there was a self service drinks station on every floor, where there were also bowls of fruit for guests to take from. There was also a laptop with a printer on each floor so that you could print off boarding passes etc and there was free wifi too. The mobility pass giving you free access to public transport was very useful. I would definitely stay here again.

      • Single
        9.6

        I loved the hotel, clean, modern, nice staff with perfect location. You can walked to most of the Basel's must-seens from there.

        The breakfast choice was limited. There is no parking by the hotel, you have to park in public parking (5 min walk) and although you get 25% discount of the hotel, it is rather expensive.

      • Family with children
        8.8

        Service, room, breakfast are all excellent value for money.

      • Single
        6.6

        Great location! Major tram lines are nearby the hotel in just 3 min walk. The hotel faces the river so guests can enjoy the river view while having breakfast if you don’t have room facing the river. It is a small but refined decor hotel. Staff were friendly except one at the begining of checking in, a bit rude. Breakfast is good. Good value for Booked.net promotion price.

        It was very dusty & the floor of the room was very dirty. But they cleaned the room well after I complained the next day. Still it was uncomfortable had to sleep with the situation for one night. The room facing city street is noisy on Friday nite until 4am in the morning because all drunk people on the street from all bars, dancing rooms in the neighborhood.

      • Single
        7.4

        The hotel price for a junior suite was very good.

        The junior suite was actually an attic room, which was interesting, but not much bigger then a regular size room. It had a small skylight facing the Rhine, which was pretty. I was hoping to take a long, hot bath, but there was no bath tub, but a nice size shower. The robes and the balcony was nice, even if you couldn't see over the balcony, as it was in the roof space. All in all, it was okay.

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        Helpful staff , excellent restaurant, and great view of city and Rhine.

        Difficult to find.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        The staff was professional and friendly, the room was spacious and clean, but I would not recommend a street exposure. The area is VERY NOISY and rather seedy, but once you are in the hotel, it is another world. The restaurant is first class and the service very good.

        The neighbourhood.

      • Older travelers
        8.8

        /The location and the view overlooking the Rhine.

      • Single
        9.2

        Friendly staff, very nice decoration and design. I really felt welcome and at ease in the hotel. The bicycles that I borrowed were a treat: clean, functional and a very nice addition to a great stay

        No airco in room. Could not sleep because of the heat. Well, it was a very hot day (does not happen very often I think).

      • Single
        7.4

        It was clean and in a good location not too far from the station.They provided a fan for the hot nights and that was good. Close to the river and they offered free internet with laptop and apples on each floor.

        Maybe the locatio was a little too close to the rough downtown area which was why I cut my stay short there.

      • Group of friends
        9.2

        The way this historical hotel has become modern while keeping the right atmosphere. Its location by the river Rhein.

      • Couple
        10.0

        Beautiful hotel, everything was absolutely excellent. Right on the banks of the Rhine, and has lovely views of the river. Higly recommended if you're staying in Basel for a couple of days.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Krafft Basel Hotel Basel location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Rheingasse 12, Basel, Switzerland

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Basel
        1400 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Basel SBB
        5000 ft
      • Badischer Bahnhof
        5000 ft
      • Bus stop
        400 ft
      Restaurants
      • Le Petit Bale (inside Hotel Krafft am Rhein)
        100 ft
      • Zum schmale Wurf
        100 ft
      Parks
      • Rathaus
        1200 ft
      Beaches
      • CityBeach Messe
        2600 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2010
      • Number of floors:
        5
      • Number of rooms:
        60