Hotel City Inn - Basel

ex. Central Residence of Euler

Centralbahnplatz 14, Basel, Switzerland, 4002  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel City Inn - Basel

Wi-Fi
Parking

CHF 35 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Dining room

Snack bar

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

City Inn is a 4-story hotel in Basel within short distance of Zoo Basel, Zoological Garden and Architectural Museum. Opened in 1865, the deluxe hotel attracts visitors with its contemporary architecture.

Located in a cultural area with bars, restaurants and coffee shops, guests will see why Hotel City Inn is admired by many tourists. The venue is 1 km away from the city center.

Business opportunities at convention centers and exhibition centers nearby as well as a business corner, audiovisual equipment and a meeting room on-site are available.

Zurich-Kloten airport can be reached in 75 minutes by car from Hotel City Inn.

Rooms

Hotel City Inn offers 30 guestrooms appointed with cable TV, free Wi-Fi, individual climate control, a private safe and a seating area with all the sights of Basel within easy access. For more comfort a hairdryer and a shower are provided.

Eat & Drink

A delicious buffet breakfast is served from 06:30 to 10:30. The on-site lobby restaurant tempts guests with regional dishes. Da Roberto and Mr Wong serve a selection of meals within 50 meters from the venue.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of CHF 20 per person per night. 

Services

Guests will benefit from room service, 24-hour reception and valet parking.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at CHF 35 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   30.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Vending machines
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

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

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child may stay at the price of CHF 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Centralbahnplatz 14, Basel, Switzerland, 4002

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City Center
  • Basel
    3300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Basel SBB
    700 ft
  • Badischer Bahnhof
    1.6 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Da Roberto (cuisine: Italian)
    200 ft
  • Le Jardin (inside Hotel Euler)
    100 ft
Beaches
  • CityBeach Messe
    2200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    30

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Rooms and availability

Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Non Refundable DOUBLE 1 QUEEN BED

Hotel City Inn photos Exterior Hotel information
Family Single Room
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Family King Suite
  • Room size:

    400 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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  • General:Separate lounge
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
Family Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Suite|Family Suite RO

Superior Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Non Refundable FAMILY ROOM SUPERIOR

Hotel City Inn photos Room
Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Heating
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|Dbl, Double Deluxe Room RO

Hotel City Inn photos Room
Deluxe King Room
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Comfort Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Heating
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:Television
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Single Comfort

Hotel City Inn photos Exterior Hotel information
Economy Single Room
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Sgl, Single Economy Room RO

Hotel City Inn Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Galerie Gisèle Linder400 ft
  • Galerie J. R. Schläppi1400 ft
  • Tinguely Brunnen1700 ft
  • Daniel Blaise Thorens1700 ft
  • Die erschti Lektion2000 ft
  • Galerie Beyeler2300 ft

Places of interest

  • Markthalle700 ft

Train stations

  • Basel SBB400 ft

Amusement

  • Kino Mascotte400 ft
  • Restaurant Bowling1000 ft
  • Cinéma Capitol1400 ft
  • Cinema Küchlin1400 ft
  • Pathe Eldorado:1400 ft
  • fantastic empire1700 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Tinguely Fountain1700 ft

Museums

  • Kunsthalle Basel1400 ft
  • Historisches Museum Basel1700 ft
  • Architectural Museum1700 ft
  • Puppenhausmuseum1700 ft
  • Architectural Museum1700 ft
  • Antikenmuseum2000 ft
  • Kunstmuseum Basel2300 ft

Parks

  • Zoological Garden1700 ft

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Zolli (Zoologischer Garten)1700 ft
  • Zoologischer Garten Basel1700 ft

Theaters

  • Theater BasiLight1400 ft
  • Theater Basel1400 ft
  • Broadway Theater AG2000 ft
  • Theater Baseldytschi Bihni2000 ft

Business areas

  • BIZ tower400 ft

Local attractions

  • Anatomisches Museum1.2 mi
    Pestalozzistrasse 20, Basel
  • Kannenfeldpark1.3 mi
    Kannenfeldpark, 4055 Basel Basel-Stadt, Switzerland 47,565621 7,570722, Basel
  • Solitude Park1.5 mi
    Solitude-Promenade, Basel
  • Jean Tinguely Museum1.3 mi
    Paul Sacher-Anlage 2, Basel
  • Botanischer Garten Bruglingen / Grun 801.4 mi
    Vorder Bruglingen, Basel

Near the hotel

  • Indigo Fitness Club1300 ft
    Sternengasse 19, Basel
  • Zoo Basel1800 ft
    Binningerstrasse 40, Basel
  • Tinguely-Brunnen1900 ft
    Theaterplatz, Basel
  • Fine Arts Museum 2300 ft
    St. Alban-Graben 16, Basel
  • Haus zum Kirschgarten1400 ft
    Elisabethenstrasse 27 / 29, Basel
  • Offene Kirche Elisabethen1800 ft
    Elisabethenstrasse 10-14, Basel
  • Spielzeug Welten Museum Basel2000 ft
    Steinenvorstadt 1, Basel

Restaurants nearby

  • Da Roberto200 ft

    Address: Kuchengasse 3
    Phone: +41(0)61 2058550

    69% likes this, based on 53 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 12 - USD 67

  • Mr Wong300 ft

    Address: Centralbahnplatz 1

  • Le Train Bleu (inside Hotel Victoria am Bahnhof)400 ft

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

    57% likes this, based on 71 reviews

  • Le Jardin (inside Hotel Euler)100 ft

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

    61% likes this, based on 22 reviews

  • Chez Alain (inside Hotel Helvetia)200 ft

    Address: Kuchengasse 13
    Phone: +41 (0)61 - 272 06 88

    71% likes this, based on 34 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    30

Hotel Awards

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Best Luxury Hotels in Switzerland

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Hotel City Inn Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel City Inn

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 625 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Best location right at the main train station, very convenient to catch the free bus to the airport.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Staff was obliging to our requests, our booked room had shower only and upon our request was changed to a larger room with bath at a reasonable extra.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Everything, the rooms, the service, the location, the price

  • Single
    10.0

    i'll be back and highly recommend to allthe day pass for tram nice touch

  • Single
    7.0

    Location compared to the railway station and the tram station, especially as you get a free travel pass for all public transport during your stay.

    The room I had was more like a storage room. It did contain everything one needed, but the room was definitely too small.

  • Single
    8.2

    Nice and clean room, each day again! Compliments for housekeeping!

    Television and WiFi internet had very bad connection. I was not able to watch tv. I was not able to make use of WiFi in my room.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    I liked the configuration and comfort of this junior suite and the vieuws to outside. Also the situation was excellent.

    The look and quality of entrance materials seemed a little used ( carpet on the stairs ).

  • Older travelers
    9.0

    We4 only stayed 1 night en route to Germany. It was very comforable - breakfast expensive.

  • Couple
    7.8

    The hotel is just 200 yards from the main railway station basel.thats a big plus.the staff is very cooperative.the room is a bit small but then switzerland is damn costly.for cleanliness I give a ten on ten.overall good value for money.

    Small rooms.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    The hotel was in a good location the free travel pass was a real bonus.Staff friendly rooms attractive and contempary excellent huge shower. Coffee and fruit on landing good idea and appreciated.

    Breakfast should be included 28sf is very expensive for breakfast but it was easy to go across to Migros in the station.

  • Single
    10.0

    the room was very cosy, under the roof, as quiet as silence and very relaxing.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    The location was very convenient for travelers coming in by train. It is right on the plaza from the train station. There was a sign on the Hotel Euler saying that it was also the check-in for the Hotel City Inn, so we did not get lost as other reviewers have reported. Our room had a very large bathroom and was freshly painted and bright. The staff was pleasant and helpful.

    Everything in Switzerland is so expensive, so this hotel on our first night in the country was our introduction to Swiss prices. Seeing the costs of food and lodging across Switzerland, I guess this is about par. The room was clean and comfortable, but traveling in the United States,we would get a similar room for much less cost. We opted out of the 28 chf per person breakfast and instead bought juice, rolls and cheese at the nearby food market.

  • Family with children
    9.6

    The hotel/room was clean, quiet, near the station and trams. Coffee, tea and fresh fruit available.

    The rooms were over-heated

  • Couple
    9.2

    Very nice hotel. Got an upgrade to the main hotel no not sure which bit was the city inn or what that was like. Very good value.

    Was looking for the city inn for ages, only small sign on the main hotel

  • Single
    2.4

    Security systems and cleanliness

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel City Inn - Basel Basel location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Centralbahnplatz 14, Basel, Switzerland, 4002

Get directions
City Center
  • Basel
    3300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Basel SBB
    700 ft
  • Badischer Bahnhof
    1.6 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Da Roberto (cuisine: Italian)
    200 ft
  • Le Jardin (inside Hotel Euler)
    100 ft
Beaches
  • CityBeach Messe
    2200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    30

Hotel Awards

SwissHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBaselHotel City Inn

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

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