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This hotel is located in Basel's entertainment area, only a 3-minute walk from the city center and a 10-minute walk from the congress center. It provides free WiFi and free use of public transport.

Each room at Hotel Balade offers a safe, fridge, cable TV and an private bathroom.

The riverbank of the Rhine and the tram station Rheingasse are a 2-minute walk away. Numerous shops, restaurants as well as night clubs and lively bars are located in the Kleinbasel old town district.

Balade Hotel's bar is an inviting place to relax in the evening.

Basel's Train Station and the EuroAirport are easily accessible via public transport. On the day of arrival, the reservation confirmation entitles guests to use public transport to the property free of charge.

This is our guests' favorite part of Basel, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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Hotel Balade has been welcoming guests since Aug 30, 2006

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Located in the heart of Basel, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.6

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Breakfast Info


Private parking available

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

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Sleeps Room Type Price
Max adults: 2
Twin Room
  • 2 twin beds
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Max adults: 2
King Room
  • 1 queen bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Triple Room
  • 2 twin beds and
  • 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 3
Family Apartment - Annex
  • 1 sofa bed and 1 queen bed
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  • The staff speaks English

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About Hotel Balade

Welcoming guests since Aug 30, 2006

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  • Hello, Do you have wifi in the rooms. Can you cater for a gluten free vegetarian

    Dear Guest, We offer free Wi-Fi in the entire Hotel. We also can offer gluten free bread rolls at breakfast - please inform us in advance. We always offer vegetarian options like cheese, yoghurt and fruit salad. Best regards Your Hotel Balade Team

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    Answered on August 28, 2021
  • Do bathrooms have complimentary shower gels etc

    Hello. Thank you for your request. All our bathrooms are equipped with shampoo and shower gel. Kind regards Team Balade

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    Asked about: Twin Room • Answered on November 16, 2019
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Located in the historic old town

Basel’s Grossbasel old quarter spans out from its town hall and cathedral. On its cobblestone streets, you'll find a market and the 13th-century Mittlere Brücke bridge, where you can enjoy views of the Rhein.

What's nearby
  • Blue and White House
    0.3 miles
  • Marktplatz Basel
    0.3 miles
  • Palazzo Colombino Basel
    0.4 miles
  • Basel Cathedral
    0.4 miles
  • Pfalz Basel
    0.4 miles
  • University of Basel
    0.4 miles
  • Basel Christmas Market
    0.5 miles
  • Jewish Museum of Basel
    0.5 miles
  • Spalentor
    0.6 miles
  • Kunstmuseum Basel
    0.6 miles
Top attractions
  • Architectural Museum
    0.6 miles
  • Tinguely Fountain
    0.6 miles
  • Badischer Bahnhof
    0.9 miles
  • Basel Zoological Garden
    1 miles
  • Basel SBB
    1 miles
  • St. Jakob-Park
    2.1 miles
  • Schaulager
    2.5 miles
  • Roman Town of Augusta Raurica
    6.5 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Rhein
    0.1 miles
Closest Airports
  • Basel-Mulhouse Airport
    3.8 miles
  • EuroAirport Basel–Mulhouse–Freiburg
    3.8 miles
  • Bern-Belp Airport
    45.1 miles
How to get to Hotel Balade from Basel-Mulhouse Airport
    Public shuttle
    Parking available
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Amenities of Hotel Balade
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Bottle of water
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs CHF 18 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Secure parking
  • Public transit tickets
  • Pet bowls
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Smoke alarms
  • Safe
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Polish
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House rules Hotel Balade takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM


7:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.


When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa EC-Card Diners Club American Express Hotel Balade accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guests receive a BaselCard upon check in. This Guest Card includes complementary use of Public Transport within Basel City and surroundings (Zone 10, 11, 13, 14 & 15, including Euroairport), free WiFi, as well as discounts on admission to cultural and leisure activities. Please note that the public transfer (2nd class) from EuroAirport or Basel main train stations to the hotel on the day of your arrival is free of charge with your booking confirmation.
Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Please inform Hotel Balade of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Hotel Balade

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Hotel Balade (subject to availability):

    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Secure parking
    • Parking garage

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Balade by:

    • Train 10min
    • Taxi 10min
    • Airport shuttle (public) 25min

  • Room options at Hotel Balade include:

    • Twin
    • Double
    • Triple
    • Apartment

  • The prices at Hotel Balade may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Hotel Balade can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • Hotel Balade offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Check-in at Hotel Balade is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • Yes, Hotel Balade is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Hotel Balade is 1,800 feet from the center of Basel.