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GAIA Hotel

PricelineUS$ 163*
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#6 of 51 Hotels in Basel
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 181*
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Reviewed 31 August 2014

This was my second stay at this hotel and everything was perfect again.All the positives ,just as my first stay a few years ago.Clean room,comfort bed,great buffet breakfast and -last but not least - the staff.Helpfull,smiley ,willing,it makes the difference!The hotel is laying 50 metres (at your right hand) from Basel Hauptbanhoff,in a safe area near by all the trams...

1Thank miltoschios
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We had a wonderful time at the St. Gotthard Basel. Their motto "Come as a guest, leave as a friend" is absolutely true. Everything about the hotel was top notch. All the staff members from the chamber maids, kitchen help and front desk are courteous, helpful and lovely people. We (family of 5) stayed in the beautiful suite/apartment and we...

Thank NYS43
Limassol, Cyprus
Reviewed 22 August 2014

We had chosen (family of 4) St Gotthard Hotel in Basel, Switzerland for our 7 night stay in August. We expected that it would be a nice hotel after reading the reviews of other guests and going through the photos, but it really exceeded our expectations! The staff were very helpful and friendly, the room was very spacious (65 sq.mtr)...

1Thank GeorgeEleftheriou
Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Everything about my stay this time was excellent, I like especially the comfort of the beds, the room layout and especially you're delicious breakfast buffet. I was disappointed this time however that the mini-bar was not stocked and contained half eaten food from the previous guest, I took a picture and showed it to the reception desk man but there...

3Thank O7315NSrobertc
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2014

I have stayed in the St Gotthard 6 or 7 times on business, the staff are always friendly and helpful. The rooms are always spotless. It is close to the station so convenient. On my latest visit I noticed that they now have a small bar, although I didn't use it. There is free wi-fi and use of the mini...

Thank Keith R
Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We always stay at the St. Gotthard when in Basel. It's proximity to the manin SBB train station, to the trams, to downtown, its very friendly staff, and wonderful(!) breakfast buffet make it a perfect hotel for us.

Thank WernerZ
Cookeville, Tennessee, United States
Reviewed 26 July 2014

This property was the first pit stop to a 4 night sojourn to Switzerland. What it became was a future destination! If you are reading my review to find a hotel in Basel that is close to the railway, look no further. We traveled by train from Paris to Basel after a long flight and travel day from the US....

1Thank Elwood E
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Although interior design, e.g. color scheme, is not up to date, the rooms are spacious, clean, quiet and stocked with a free mini-bar. Staff is always friendly and helpful. Any time I asked for something or when once i reported a malfunctioning bathtub facet they responded promptly. The breakfast to tip top.

Thank RDodd
Reviewed 21 July 2014

This hotel was close to the central train station which in most cities may be a negative but in quaint Basel it is a positive as you are close to everything. We walked to our business engagements - and took the extensive tram network to restaurants and sights. The staff was extremely nice and accommodating. Breakfast was excellent in an...

Thank Jeremy S
Reviewed 21 July 2014

We stopped over in Basel, our first city in our first visit to Switzerland, on our way to Lucerne. Hotel St Gotthard was directly opposite the train station (2-3 minutes on foot with luggage) and right next to the tram station. This made it an obvious choice for us when we booked online. However, not so obvious was the level...

2Thank Peter-the-Egg

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The elegantly furnished 86 rooms not only provide for a restful and enjoyable stay to the guests of the GAIA Hotel. Especially businessmen, congressional and fair visitors can use their hotel room in order to work thanks to the comfortable furniture and the modern technological infrastructure. Delicately used art deco ornamental elements, warm colours and selected pictures of known artists contribute to the interior of the hotel in which one feels simply well at first sight. The in the Belle Epoque style developed banqueting room not only serves as a breakfast room, it reveals itself as a unique jewel for special receptions, company and family events or gatherings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about GAIA Hotel

Address: Centralbahnstrasse 13 - 15, Basel 4051, Switzerland (Formerly Hotel St. Gotthard Basel)
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Basel > Basel > Altstadt
Price Range: ₹ 9,629 - ₹ 30,632 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — GAIA Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 86
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Also Known As:
St Gotthard Hotel
St Gotthard Basel
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Basel
#3 Romantic Hotel in Basel
#4 Business Hotel in Basel
#4 Luxury Hotel in Basel
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“Our room faced the train station and was surprisingly quiet with the windows closed. We were on the top floor. (5th floor)”
shish77, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on 4th floor are top ones. Room 453 has 2 Windows for diferente view angles”
LuizBarberini, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room. No view but very quiet - no noise from taxis or trams.”
ShannonD654, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Avoid rooms overlooking the street or above the MacDonalds. You can't keep the windows open”
6junee, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room facing post office is quieter”
BRJP310852, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
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