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  • EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg (8.0 Km)

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Basel BackPack

Dornacherstrasse 192, Basel Centrum, Basel, Switzerland

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Features of Basel BackPack


Hotel Facilities

  • bar
  • BBQ facilities
  • bicycle rental
  • elevator
  • facilities for disabled guests
  • family room
  • laundry service
  • library
  • luggage storage
  • newspapers
  • pets allowed
  • shared kitchen
  • shared lounge/TV area
  • vending machine

Sports and Recreation

  • children's playground

Internet

  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms

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Hostel description
The Basel BackPack is housed in a renovated historic factory, only 10 minutes from Basel’s main trai...see more The Basel BackPack is housed in a renovated historic factory, only 10 minutes from Basel’s main train station. The Basel Mobility Ticket (free public transport) is included in the rates. Wi-Fi is available free of charge. The Basel BackPack offers pleasant accommodation in an urban loft style in the Gundeldinger Feld neighbourhood. Shared showers and toilets are located next to the rooms. The wheelchair-accessible Basel BackPack also features a kiosk and a washing machine with a dryer. The Bar-Café PriMateria serves snacks and refreshments from breakfast to a late cocktail. There is also a kitchen, where you can cook yourself, and vending machines for drinks and snacks. The next tram stop is just 100 metres away from the Basel BackPack.
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Excellent
8.2
Value for Money
8.1
Location
8.2
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9.0
Hotel Condition/Cleanliness
8.4
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7.7
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Kurt Solo travelers
Switzerland, December 14, 2015
Very good

really good beds even in the dorms
8.3
Anonymous Solo travelers
Singapore, December 04, 2015
Good

Free transport pass
7.5
Kei Solo travelers
Switzerland, December 02, 2015
Don't worry about the transportation...

The travel ticket that the hostel offered can be used in both zone 10 and zone 13(airport). You can get the ticket since 8:00am even you has not yet checked in. The staffs are super helpful!!! Eg. ...
8.3
Dawei Groups
Switzerland, December 01, 2015
Exceptional

Great help from front desk guy.
9.6
Tatiana Solo travelers
Switzerland, December 01, 2015
Pleasant

Location is close to things that I needed. Simple and functional.
6.7
Anonymous Solo travelers
Taiwan, November 24, 2015
Fabulous

staff was very friendly and helpful. nice location near bus & tram stop
8.8
Diederik Solo travelers
Netherlands, October 12, 2015
Located near the station ,...

The hostel is located near to Basel train station. A kitchen is available to cook your own meal, which is a good alternative instead of eating outside.
5.8
Anapina Couples
Portugal, October 06, 2015
A great surprise in Basel

We stayed in an amazing double room, big, with great design and lovely decor details - the perfect stay in a city known for its modern architecture. Nice caffes and tram nearby. Quick feedback from ...
9.6
Andrea Solo travelers
Italy, September 25, 2015
I enjoyed the staying and...

Very friendly staff and nice location!
9.6
Kevin Solo travelers
Spain, September 24, 2015
Close to main station Easy...

The room was very large and private with a computer. Nice shower
9.6

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