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Sorell Hotel Merian, Basel, Switzerland

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Rheingasse 2BaselBS4058Switzerland

4-star hotel with restaurant, near Messeturm Basel
  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast and free WiFi
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Very Good8.0
Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Vibe
Vibe is not too good
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Sorell Hotel Merian, Basel, Switzerland

from NZ$271
  • Standard Single Room, City View
  • Business Single Room, 1 Bedroom, City View
  • Standard Twin Room, 1 Bedroom, City View
  • Deluxe Double Room, 1 Bedroom, River View
  • Superior Twin Room, 1 Bedroom, River View
  • Family Room, 2 Bedrooms, River View
  • Superior Single Room, 1 Bedroom, River View

What’s around Sorell Hotel Merian, Basel, Switzerland

Landmarks

  • In Basel City Centre
  • Messeturm Basel - 12 min walk
  • Basel Historical Museum - 12 min walk
  • Spalentor - 13 min walk
  • Basel Town Hall - 6 min walk
  • Marktplatz - 6 min walk
  • Pharmacy Museum Basel - 6 min walk
  • White and Blue House - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Mulhouse (MLH-EuroAirport) - 16 min drive
  • Basel (BSL-EuroAirport) - 16 min drive
  • Basel Bad Station - 19 min walk
  • Basel SBB Station - 23 min walk
  • Basel St. Johann Station - 26 min walk
  • Marktplatz Tram Stop - 5 min walk
  • University Tram Stop - 7 min walk
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Extended parking (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 65 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-5:30 AM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • One child (12 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only) *

  • Restrictions apply *

  • 1 per room

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • Self parking *

Other information

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

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
Working away
  • Meeting rooms
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Year Built
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Brasserie Cafe Spitz - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

Sorell Hotel Merian, Basel, Switzerland’s small print

Also known as

  • Best Western Hotel Merian
  • Hotel Merian am Rhein Basel
  • Merian am Rhein Basel
  • Best Western Hotel Merian am Rhein Basel
  • Best Western Merian am Rhein
  • Best Western Merian am Rhein Basel
  • Merian am Rhein
  • Merian Hotel Basel
  • Merian Basel

Policies

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

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

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

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Self parking costs CHF 25 per night

Extended parking costs CHF 25 per night

Rollaway beds are available for CHF 50.0 per day

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of CHF 20 per pet, per day

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.

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 142 reviews

Sorell Hotel Merian, Basel, Switzerland
Exceptional10.0
Very nice Hotel, good friendly service, good breakfast. Perfect location. We would use this Hotel again if we returned to Basel.
Peter, ie2 night trip
Sorell Hotel Merian, Basel, Switzerland
Very Good8.0
Great hotel overlooking the Rhine. Easy to get into the main part of Basel
Mark, auOther trip
Sorell Hotel Merian, Basel, Switzerland
Exceptional10.0
Awesome Breakfast and Service
The breakfast was awesome, felt very special. Location was very good too. The gals at the reception went out of their way.
Robert, usOther trip
Sorell Hotel Merian, Basel, Switzerland
Exceptional10.0
On the river, close to old town
Room comfy if not small. No aircon, but small fan was provided as it was quite warm late Sept. Great to have onsite parking, tho' it was very limited and we needed to jockey around for positions with the hotel manager to get a place to park. Very close to walk to 'old city', but the free Basel transit pass made it easy to travel around the city and get discounts on museum fees. We traveled out of the city to the Augustus Romanica roman ruins, a very worthwhile tripl
Ramon, us2 night trip
Sorell Hotel Merian, Basel, Switzerland
Exceptional10.0
Great location at a very affordable price !!!
Great location at a very affordable price !!! Strongly recommended !
Stefano, gb1 night trip

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Sorell Hotel Merian, Basel, Switzerland

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