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Krafft Basel

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Rheingasse 12, Basel, BS, 4058, Switzerland

4-star hotel with restaurant, near Basel Town Hall
  • Free WiFi
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Very Good8.4
Fantastic service
Great location
Delicious food
Great room
82See all 82 reviews
From 415 reviews

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Krafft Basel

from A$215
  • Single Room, City View
  • Double Room, City View
  • Single Room, River View
  • Double Room, River View
  • Junior Suite, City View
  • Junior Suite, River View

What’s around Krafft Basel


  • In Basel City Centre
  • Basel Town Hall - 6 min walk
  • Basler Muenster - 10 min walk
  • Spalentor - 12 min walk
  • Basel Historical Museum - 12 min walk
  • Messeturm Basel - 12 min walk
  • Basel Zoo - 25 min walk
  • St. Jakobshalle - 45 min walk

Getting around

  • Mulhouse (MLH-EuroAirport) - 10 min drive
  • Basel (BSL-EuroAirport) - 18 min drive
  • Basel Bad Station - 19 min walk
  • Basel SBB Station - 22 min walk
  • Basel St. Johann Station - 27 min walk
  • Marktplatz Tram Stop - 5 min walk
  • University Tram Stop - 8 min walk
  • Discounted offsite parking
  • Onsite parking not available

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 39 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-5:30 AM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets stay free

  • Restrictions apply *


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

  • Discounted offsite parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
Working away
  • 24-hour business centre
  • One meeting room
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian

In the room

Things to enjoy
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
Stay connected
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Awards and affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of Europe.

Krafft Basel’s small print

Also known as

  • Krafft Basel Hotel
  • Krafft Hotel
  • Krafft Basel
  • Krafft Am Rhein Basel
  • Krafft Basel Hotel


Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 4.00 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for CHF 20.0 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of CHF 25 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Very Good 8.4 From 82 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Amazing staff and perfect location
Everyone who works here was extremely helpful and friendly. Great service from the kitchen to the cleaners to the front desk. The location is beautiful and convenient. The tram stops right by the hotel and the best parts of the city are easily walkable. There is also a station to make hot tea on every floor and teapots you can take to your room. I couldn’t ask for a better experience
Alessandra, us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Highly recommend
I love the Krafft Hotel for its location on the Rhine, its friendly staff and fabulous food. It has clean, comfortable modern rooms- I will return !
us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Loved this hotel. Gorgeous interior. class act. Make use of your Basel Card for museums trains etc
Nicola, gb1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Perfect location.
Shower Was hard to negotiate, felt insecure stepping into the tub. Tight quarters in bathroom.
Marilyn, usRomance trip
Very Good 8.0
Great hotel but lots of outside noise
Great hotel and room, great location and lovely staff but there was too much noise from the street outside my room and also from the room next door. Lovely rooms but they well not sound proof so this was not great for a light sleeper like myself. The hotel were unable to give me another room away from the noise as the hotel was fully booked which was disappointing.
Margaret, gbBusiness trip

Krafft Basel

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