Where To Stay In Basel, Switzerland: 7 Family-Friendly Hotels!

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People say traveling with others is much more fun than traveling alone, especially when you are traveling with your family - an important part of your life! Finding an excellent place to spend the night when traveling with family, particularly if you are traveling with small kids, may not be easy. If you are planning to create beautiful memories in Basel with family, you need not worry about where to stay - there are plenty of hotels in Basel that are family friendly.

Here is our list of 7 top family-friendly hotels for you to check out:

1. Hotel.D (from USD 141)

Located in the heart of Basel, Hotel.D is an eco-friendly boutique hotel that is excellent for guests traveling with their families. The hotel features standard, deluxe and executive rooms as well as suites. If you are traveling with family, it is best for you to stay in a suite. The suite provides, among other things, a multimedia box, iPod docking station and LED flat screen so there is great entertainment for both parents and children. The room also features a terrace offering a panoramic view for the whole family to enjoy. Moreover, there is a golf course within 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) away from the hotel, so you can take your kids and play golf together.

Hotel D - Design Hotel

Address: Blumenrain 19

2. Hotel Schweizerhof Basel (from USD 173)

Another great family friendly hotel in Basel is Hotel Schweizerhof Basel. Kids under the age of two can stay in a crib, while kids under the age of three can use existing beds, all free of charge. If you prefer a spacious room, choose the fitness room with the size of 301-312 sq feet (28-29 sq meter). The hotel is close to some supermarkets if you need to buy something. What’s more, there are several museums and gardens not far from the hotel, you can take your kids there.

Hotel Schweizerhof Basel

Address: Centralbahnplatz 1

3. Dorint An der Messe Basel (from USD 138)

Dorint An der Messe Basel is one of our favorite family friendly hotels in Basel. Families traveling to Basel can choose to stay in a studio apartment or standard room. There are plenty of activities you can enjoy with the kids. For example, get healthy together by riding bikes around the hotel (bikes are available for free). Alternatively, you can go hiking. Or, if you prefer indoor activities, there is a library and also a game room provided by the hotel.

Dorint Hotel Basel

Address: Schönaustraße 10

Laundry All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized First aid kit available Vending machine (snacks) Contactless check-in/check-out Shoeshine Breakfast in the room Currency exchange

4. Hotel Bildungszentrum 21 (from USD 160)

If you and your family members wish for a relaxed stay surrounded by nature, you should stay at Hotel Bildungszentrum 21, which is situated in Basel’s largest private park. Wake up in the morning to the view of roses - how amazing! Stay in a quadruple room for the best experience. Facilities that are family friendly offered by the hotel include tennis tables and a children’s playground.

ODELYA Hotel & Wildgarten Basel City

Address: Missionsstrasse 21

Special diet menus (on request) Free WiFi Shared lounge/TV area Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Facilities for disabled guests Sun terrace Face masks for guests available Pets allowed

5. Hotel The Passage (from USD 151)

A relatively new hotel (built in 2014), Hotel The Passage has won the hearts of many guests for its excellent services and facilities. Offering suites and double rooms, this hotel is great for guests with families. There is a flat screen TV, iPod dock, coffee machine and other cool facilities to cater to your needs. There is also a sauna if you are interested. Staying at this hotel, without ever needing to go out, is more than enough to have the best time ever with your spouse and kids.

The Passage - Urban Retreat

Address: Steinengraben 51

6.Hotel Balade Basel (from USD 146)

Located within walking distance from Basel city center, Hotel Balade Basel warmly welcomes guests traveling with family members. The best room type offered by the hotel is a family apartment, where you can have a good night’s sleep with your beloved ones in very comfortable beds. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel, which is a great thing! For entertainment, cable TV is provided. There is also a terrace for you to relax and enjoy your beautiful days in Basel.

Hotel Balade

Address: Klingental 8

Physical distancing in dining areas Free WiFi First aid kit available Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies Private parking Internet services Facilities for disabled guests Contactless check-in/check-out

7. Hotel Victoria (from USD 178)

You and your family need to stay a night or two at Hotel Victoria to admire the beauty of the Victorian style, the hotel exudes. Modern comfort is what this hotel offers. Enjoy a delightful selection of meals and drinks on the hotel’s terrace, if you are traveling during summer. The hotel is close to Basel’s hot attractions, such as the Basel Zoo, museums and theaters. You can just walk to reach them which is perfect if you are visiting Basel with family.

Hotel Victoria

Address: Centralbahnplatz 3-4

Newspapers Free WiFi Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning Fitness centre Ironing service Breakfast takeaway containers 24-hour front desk

Travelling families from around the world are welcome in Basel!

Life is worth living when you are happy and when your happiness is shared with the most important people in your life - your family. Travel with your family members and stay at one of these family-friendly hotels for the ultimate staycation experience in Basel, the third largest city in Switzerland!

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