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Hotel Spalentor

Hotel Spalentor

0.1 mi from Basel University
4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (490 reviews)

Located in Altstadt Grossbasel, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Spalentor and Basel Town Hall. Basel Historical …

£89
Hotel D Basel

Hotel D Basel

0.2 mi from Basel University
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (248 reviews)

Located in Altstadt Grossbasel, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Pharmacy Museum Basel, Basel Town Hall, and Basler …

£93
Der Teufelhof Basel

Der Teufelhof Basel

0.3 mi from Basel University
3.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (278 reviews)

Located in Altstadt Grossbasel, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Music Museum and Basel Historical Museum. Spalentor …

£131
The Passage

The Passage

0.4 mi from Basel University
4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (409 reviews)

Located in the heart of Basel, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Music Museum, Basel Historical Museum, and Spalentor. …

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Hotel Merian am Rhein

Hotel Merian am Rhein

0.4 mi from Basel University
4.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (231 reviews)

Located in Kleinbasel, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Basel Town Hall and Basler Muenster. Messeturm Basel and Base …

£107
Radisson Blu Hotel, Basel

Radisson Blu Hotel, Basel

0.6 mi from Basel University
4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (164 reviews)

Located in the heart of Basel, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Basel Historical Museum and Basler …

£131
Pullman Basel Europe

Pullman Basel Europe

0.8 mi from Basel University
4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (351 reviews)

Located in the heart of Basel, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Congress Center Basel and Messeturm Basel. Basel Tow …

£93
Swissotel Le Plaza Basel

Swissotel Le Plaza Basel

0.8 mi from Basel University
4.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (209 reviews)

Located in the heart of Basel, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Congress Center Basel and Basel Town Hall. Jea …

£98
Dorint An der Messe Basel

Dorint An der Messe Basel

0.9 mi from Basel University
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (637 reviews)

Located in the heart of Basel, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of St. Matthew Parish and Messeturm Basel. Basel Town …

£69
Airport Hotel Basel

Airport Hotel Basel

1.3 mi from Basel University
3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (620 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Novartis Headquarters, Spalentor, and Basel Town Hall. …

£92

Pocket Guide: Basel Basel University Hotels

The University of Basel is known across Switzerland as the oldest university in the country, with a long and celebrated history that goes all the way back to 1460. The university is also home to the largest library in Switzerland, with over three million books in its collection. Today, the University of Basel has around 13,000 students from over one hundred countries and has been listed in the top 100 universities in the world several times.

Hotels near the University of Basel

If you’re looking for accommodation close to the University of Basel, any hotel in or near the city centre would be a good choice. The main university building is very centrally located on Petersplatz, which is just a few minutes to the west of the Market Square and Town Hall. The campus is close to the Johanniterbrucke, so you can also choose a riverside hotel on either bank of the Rhine.

Basel is a pleasure to get around on public transport, so if you choose one of the wide range of hotel options near to Basel SBB or Badischer train stations, you’ll be less than 10 minutes away from the University of Basel on the no. 30 bus.

Explore the University’s Botanical Gardens

Even if you’re not travelling to visit it, you may still want to stay near the University of Basel, because it’s home to a unique green space in the heart of the city. Behind its main building you’ll find the Botanical Gardens, one of the oldest gardens of its kind in the world. It offers a multilingual audio tour to guide you around its outdoor displays and the large collection of plants in its four greenhouses.

As you’re wandering round the tranquil spaces, look out for the famous collections of cacti and orchids and check out the domed Victoriahaus, which was built in 1898 specifically for the giant water lily Victoria. And on days when the sun isn’t shining on Basel, head to the heated tropical house for a taste of life in the rainforest.

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