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Essential by Dorint Basel City

4-star Hotel with Fitness center

4 stars

Schoenaustrasse 10, 4058 Basel, Basel-Stadt

+41 61 695 70 00
8.6
Very good

based on 4,433 reviews

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About Essential by Dorint Basel City, Basel

Cleanliness
9.0
Comfort
8.9
Location
8.5
Services
8.7
Staff
9.3
Value for money
8.3
The Essential by Dorint Basel City enjoys a quiet location next to the Messe Basel fairgrounds, close to the airport, and within easy reach of the centre. Guests enjoy free WiFi in all areas as well as a free pass for public transport. Modern rooms and apartments with a kitchenette and sofa bed ensure a relaxing stay. Delicious Swiss and international cuisine is served in the air-conditioned, non-smoking restaurant, Côté Jardin. Bus no. 30 stops right across the street from Essential by Dorint Basel City (Riehenring stop) and the tram stop of line 14 is just 2 minutes' walk away. You can park your car in the underground garage.

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Standard Rooms - Garden view
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$132/night

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Superior Rooms - Ocean view
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$164/night

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Double Rooms - River view
1 double bed

1 double bed

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$210/night

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Queen Rooms - Water view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed

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$810/night

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1 twin bed

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV

Basics

  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

General

  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Storage available
  • Quiet street view
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • City view

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water

Accessibility and suitability

  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator

Dining

  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Kitchen

  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Bedroom

  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Casino
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Cycling
  • Hiking

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Airport shuttle

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Radio
  • TV

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Indoor play area

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Fitness

  • Fitness center

Essential by Dorint Basel City Reviews

8.6
Very goodBased on 4,433 verified guest reviews
8.6Families
8.6Couples
8.7Friends
8.4Solo

Pros +
  • "Great staff, super friendly and helpful." (in 115 reviews)
  • Very comfortable and a great breakfast. (in 106 reviews)
  • "Excellent facilities, clean and spacious room" (in 99 reviews)
Cons -
  • Parking expensive considering the hotel costs and city taxes. (in 17 reviews)
  • "During check out, we drank a coffee and a tea and they are charged." (in 2 reviews)
  • Property is advertised as 600 meters from train station and it is 2.7k away. (in 1 review)


Essential by Dorint Basel City room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.


Frequently asked questions

  • How does Essential by Dorint Basel City compare to other 4 star hotels in Basel?

    In Basel, 4 star hotels have average nightly rates of $212. Essential by Dorint Basel City is $73 cheaper than the city average at just $138/night.

  • How far is Essential by Dorint Basel City from Basel EuroAirport Swiss?

    If there is no traffic, the 3.6 mi drive between Basel EuroAirport Swiss and Essential by Dorint Basel City should only take about 10min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Essential by Dorint Basel City from Basel EuroAirport Swiss?

    Essential by Dorint Basel City has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Basel EuroAirport Swiss to the hotel, but also around Basel during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Basel are on average $32/day. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Essential by Dorint Basel City. The nearest airport to the hotel is Basel EuroAirport Swiss.

  • Is Essential by Dorint Basel City pet-friendly?

    Essential by Dorint Basel City welcomes pets at their venue.

  • Are there food options at Essential by Dorint Basel City?

    Yes, Essential by Dorint Basel City does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Basel for those looking for something different. If you are staying at Essential by Dorint Basel City, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Does Essential by Dorint Basel City have a pool?

    At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Essential by Dorint Basel City. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +41 61 695 70 00.

  • How close is Essential by Dorint Basel City to Basel city center?

    Essential by Dorint Basel City is just 0.9 mi away from Basel city center. The closest landmark to the center of Basel is Historisches Museum Basel, which is very accessible to Essential by Dorint Basel City guests.

  • What is the phone number for Essential by Dorint Basel City?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Essential by Dorint Basel City, call +41 61 695 70 00 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Does Essential by Dorint Basel City have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Essential by Dorint Basel City has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center available to guests at Essential by Dorint Basel City?

    Yes. If you are looking for a hotel with a fitness center on-site, Essential by Dorint Basel City is a great place to stay.

  • What time is check-out for Essential by Dorint Basel City?

    For Essential by Dorint Basel City, the required check-out time is 12:00 PM. Check-in may be available from 3:00 PM. Any special requests should be made with the concierge.

  • How much is a room at Essential by Dorint Basel City?

    $192/night is a good average price right now, and some users have even reported deals that start from only $108/night. However, prices can change based on the time of year you’re booking, the type of room you prefer, etc. Fill in the form above to get deals for your trip.

  • Is there laundry service in Essential by Dorint Basel City?

    Yes, there is. Reach out to Essential by Dorint Basel City, Basel for more details on all available laundry services.

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Places of interest near Essential by Dorint Basel City

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Essential by Dorint Basel City location: Schoenaustrasse 10, 4058 Basel, Basel-Stadt

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Messeturm0.3 mi
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