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The Passage

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Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains

Overview of The Passage

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The Passage

4 out of 5

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBasler Muenster9 min walk
  • Popular LocationCaricature and Cartoon Museum11 min walk
  • Popular LocationBasel Zoo12 min walk
  • AirportBasel (BSL-EuroAirport)13 min drive

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About this area

Basel

Located in Basel, The Passage is in the city centre and near the airport. Beyeler Foundation and Vitra Design Museum are cultural highlights and Basel Zoo is a popular area attraction. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at St. Jakobshalle or St. Jakob-Park. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Basel Town Hall - 8 min walk
  • Marktplatz - 8 min walk
  • Basler Muenster - 9 min walk
  • Caricature and Cartoon Museum - 11 min walk
  • Basel Zoo - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Basel (ZDH-Basel SBB Train Station) - 9 min walk
  • Marktplatz Tram Stop - 9 min walk
  • Basel (BSL-EuroAirport) - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • Molino - 4 min walk
  • Cantina E9 - 4 min walk
  • Piadina Bar - 4 min walk
  • Restaurant Zum Braunen Mutz - 4 min walk
  • Artigiano - 5 min walk

About this property

The Passage

4-star Basel hotel in Basel City Centre, near Basel Zoo
Along with a fitness centre, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a sauna, a business centre and a meeting room. All 53 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and espresso makers. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find LED TVs with digital channels, and other amenities include premium bedding and rainfall showerheads.
The Passage offers 53 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with espresso makers and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. 55-cm LED televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Basel hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and blackout curtains. In-room massages and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a sauna and a fitness centre.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 6:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: CHF 24 per person
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian

Business services

  • Business centre
  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 55-cm LED TV
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Espresso maker

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Free newspapers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • In-room massage
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in

Check-in from 5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of CHF 25 per pet, per day
Dogs and cats welcome
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 40 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • 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.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: CHF 24 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: CHF 25 per pet, per day
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 40 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

In accordance with national/local laws, air conditioning may be restricted to certain hours during certain times of the year

National rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 4 stars.

Property is also known as

Passage Basel
Passage Hotel Basel
Passage Hotel
The Passage Hotel
The Passage Basel
The Passage Hotel Basel

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4.6
Wonderful
Rating 5 - Excellent. 469 out of 703 reviews
5 - Excellent 67%
Rating 4 - Good. 182 out of 703 reviews
4 - Good 26%
Rating 3 - Okay. 37 out of 703 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 9 out of 703 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 6 out of 703 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Convenient location. Modern facilities. Pleasant and helpful staff.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great buffet breakfast
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great breakfast, friendly staff!
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice modern hotel
Modern clean hotel. The room was nice and clean, had a nespresso coffee machine and a fridge. There was also a nice gym with good amount of equipment. Convenient to walk to the city centre and loads of restaurants. There is also a car park just around the corner
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020