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Motel One Basel is located in Basel, 350 feet from the Architectural Museum. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar and benefit from free WiFi access.

Each room at this hotel is air conditioned and is fitted with a flat-screen TV.

There is a 24-hour front desk at the property.

Basel Cathedral is 650 feet from Motel One Basel, while Pfalz Basel is 650 feet away. The EuroAirport Basel-Bulhouse-Freiburg is 6.2 mi away.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

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Motel One Basel has been welcoming guests since Jun 2, 2016
Hotel chain/brand: Motel One

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Located in the heart of Basel, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.8

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet

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4 reasons to choose Motel One Basel

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speaks English

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About Motel One Basel

Welcoming guests since Jun 2, 2016

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  • Is there an elevator?


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  • Hi We cancelled our Viking River cruise back in March along with the post stay with Motel One Basel. I see that my CC is being charged $150.86 for the stay. Please advise when that charge will be reversed. Thank you Kim Rebelowski

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  • Is it possible to have: 1 room with queen bed and cot for three people 1 room with queen bed and cot for three people 1 room with queen bed for two

    Guten Tag Danke für Ihre Anfrage. Zu welchem Zeitpunkt, sollten die Zimmer zur Verfügung stehen? Freundliche Grüsse

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    Answered on November 18, 2021
  • hi, I'd like to book a room for tnight, can I ask if: are dogs allowed? is there a parking? is it my Dutch rapid test valid in Switzerland? thanks

    Dear Sirs we recommend the parking garage “Elisabethen” (day pass/ CHF 25,00), Steinentorberg 5, 4051 Basel Dogs are allowed in our hotel. The additional cost for a dog is 6 Swiss francs.

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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
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
  • Basel Christmas Market
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  • Architectural Museum
    0.1 miles
  • Tinguely Fountain
    0.1 miles
  • Basel Cathedral
    0.1 miles
  • Pfalz Basel
    0.1 miles
  • Kunstmuseum Basel
    0.2 miles
  • Marktplatz Basel
    0.3 miles
  • Blue and White House
    0.3 miles
  • Jewish Museum of Basel
    0.3 miles
  • University of Basel
    0.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Zum Braunen Mutz
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Rubino
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Unternehmen Mitte
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant Union Diner
    0.2 miles
Top attractions
  • Spalentor
    0.5 miles
  • Basel SBB
    0.5 miles
  • Basel Zoological Garden
    0.5 miles
  • Badischer Bahnhof
    1.2 miles
  • St. Jakob-Park
    1.7 miles
  • Schaulager
    2.1 miles
  • Beyeler Foundation
    3.7 miles
  • Roman Town of Augusta Raurica
    6.4 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Rhein
    0.3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Basel-Mulhouse Airport
    4.1 miles
  • EuroAirport Basel–Mulhouse–Freiburg
    4.1 miles
  • Bern-Belp Airport
    44.6 miles
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Amenities of Motel One Basel
  • Terrace
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Food & Drink
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Hungarian
  • Italian
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Motel One Basel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM


Until 12:00 PM


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.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.


When booking more than 10 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa EC-Card Diners Club American Express Motel One Basel 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.

FAQs about Motel One Basel

  • Yes, Motel One Basel is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Motel One Basel by:

    • Bus 30min

  • Motel One Basel is 1,300 feet from the center of Basel.

  • Motel One Basel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

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

    • Guests staying at Motel One Basel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Buffet

    • Room options at Motel One Basel include:

      • Single
      • Double

    • Check-in at Motel One Basel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.