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Hotel Merian am Rhein, Basel

4-starHotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 4 stars.
Rheingasse 2BaselBS4058Switzerland

4-star hotel with restaurant, near Messeturm Basel
  • Free WiFi
Very Good8.0
WiFi
Good internet service
Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Amenities
Amenities are not the best
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Hotel Merian am Rhein, Basel

from $120
  • Comfort Single Room
  • Business Single Room
  • Comfort Double Room
  • Panoramic Double Room (Rheinseite)
  • Panoramic Comfort Double Room Rheinseite
  • Family Room

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 63 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/leaving

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

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 allowed (dogs and cats only) *

  • Restrictions apply *

  • 1 per room

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • Extended parking *

Other information

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

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
Working away
  • Meeting rooms 5
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator/lift
  • Terrace

In the room

Home comforts
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Café Spitz - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Hotel Merian am Rhein, Basel’s small print

Also known as

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

Policies

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

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

Extended parking costs CHF 25 per night

Rollaway beds are available for CHF 80 per night

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of CHF 25 per person (approximately)

Cribs/Infant beds are available for CHF 20 per night

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

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Hotel Merian am Rhein, Basel

Landmarks

  • In Basel City Centre
  • Messeturm Basel - 12 min walk
  • Basel Town Hall - 6 min walk
  • Basler Muenster - 10 min walk
  • Basel Historical Museum - 12 min walk
  • Spalentor - 13 min walk
  • Basel Zoo - 27 min walk
  • Marktplatz - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Mulhouse (MLH-EuroAirport) - 14 min drive
  • Basel (BSL-EuroAirport) - 14 min drive
  • Basel Bad Station - 18 min walk
  • Basel SBB Station - 23 min walk
  • Weil Am Rhein Station - 10 min drive
  • Marktplatz Tram Stop - 5 min walk
  • University Tram Stop - 7 min walk
  • Extended parking (surcharge)

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 109 reviews

Hotel Merian am Rhein, Basel
Good6.0
Cute- not comfortable
There is no AC- 30C was too much to handle and the rooms are SMALL!!!
Chance, us2 night business trip
Hotel Merian am Rhein, Basel
Good6.0
Nice Hotel, No A/C
Hotel was in a great location on the Rhine with pricy restaurants and bars all around. Lots of shopping nearby. We did not realize when booking that the room did not have air conditioning, which made it very uncomfortable in the August heat. Will stay again when outdoor tempatures are cooler.
A Traveler, us2 night business trip
Hotel Merian am Rhein, Basel
Good6.0
Some Downsites
The bed was ok but they use a protection + bedcover which let me start sweating Breakfast was ok bud too expensive and not enough choice (yes I know Switzerland is expensive). The quality was good. Also the room couldn´t be completely darkened. Depending on which side of the building you are, you have either a calm part, a side with Tram´s or the side with the nightlife but nice view on the rhine
A Traveler, us1 night business trip
Hotel Merian am Rhein, Basel
Exceptional10.0
Perfect vew
We arrived by train quite late and were quickly accommodated. The breakfast offered good choices. Hotel is convenient to the old town--just across the bridge. weather was iffy in the mornings so it was nice to have a comfortable room with a good view while we waited for it to improve.
Rachel, us2 night romance trip
Hotel Merian am Rhein, Basel
Very Good8.0
Enjoyed walking around the area.
Villy, us1 night romance trip

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Hotel Merian am Rhein, Basel

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