Come to Dornach and enjoy its gardens, history and dining.

Check out Basel Zoo and Basel Historical Museum—just two of the popular sights around Dornach.

Known for

Gardens, Historical Buildings and Dining

Top hotels in Dornach

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Kloster Dornach
2.5 out of 5
Amthausstrasse 7, Dornach, SO
£103/night
27 Aug-28 Aug
4/5Very Good! (52 reviews)

Situated on the riverfront, this hotel is 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Schaulager and within 6 miles (10 km) of St. Jakobshalle and Green Meadow Park. Schänzli Racecourse ...

4/5Very Good! (52 reviews)
Affordable and nice.

"This place is the most affordable by on of my workplaces. It is very budget friendly but did not include a private bathroom for the lowest cost room. I was okay with that though. Nearby is lots of pretty nature for jogging etc."…"

Reviewed on 1 May 2019

Kloster Dornach
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Spacious Modern Studio Apartment in Detached EFH
5 Drosselweg, Dornach, SO
4.3/5Excellent! (3 reviews)

Situated in a rural location, this historic apartment building is within 6 miles (10 km) of Green Meadow Park, St. Jakobshalle and Schänzli Racecourse. St. Jakob ...

4.3/5Excellent! (3 reviews)
Somewhat far from center of Basel

"Wonderful hosts, clean and new apt. Lovely neighborhood. Easy walk to train. Not centrally localed to Basel downtown, but that’s ok. Not too small for two"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar 2019

Spacious Modern Studio Apartment in Detached EFH
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ibis budget Basel City
1.5 out of 5
Grosspeterstrasse 12, Basel
£57/night
13 Sep-14 Sep
4/5Very Good! (622 reviews)

Located in Sankt Jakob, this hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of BIS Tower, Basel Historical Museum and Basler Muenster. Basel Town Hall and Basel Zoo are also ...

4/5Very Good! (622 reviews)

"Hotel staff is very good and helpful. For parking if can park outside there a place to park beside the hotel is free because the hotel parking is very expensive."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2019

ibis budget Basel City

Popular things to do in Dornach

Basel Zoo
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Photo provided by Basel Tourismus/ Jörg Hess

Basel Zoo

Spend hours walking around one of the country’s most impressive zoos .Marvel at the thousands of animals roaming around their large enclosures.

Basler Muenster
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Basler Muenster

Admire its exquisite architecture, peer from the towers over the city or just soak up the atmosphere of Basel’s most important house of worship.

Beyeler Foundation
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Photo provided by Basel Tourismus/ 2007 ProLitteris, Zurich; photo: Niggi Bräuning, Basel

Beyeler Foundation

Art enthusiasts set up a foundation to collect modernist pieces in the 1980s. Now, a large complex with a scenic garden hosts the inspiring collection.

Top activities in Dornach

Glacier Express 1-day-tour with private tourguide from Basel
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Glacier Express 1-day-tour with private tourguide from Basel

£432

Meet your tour guide at your per-arranged time in the lobby of your hotel. Toigether with your tourguide you will tranfer to the train station in Basel. You will board an intercity train, which will take you via Zürich and along the lake Zürich to south-eastern Switzerland.

Mount Titlis day tour from Basel
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Mount Titlis day tour from Basel

£395

Begin your tour by meeting your guide at the hotel and make your way together to the train station in Basel. An intercity train will take you within 50 minutes to Lucern, where you will have to change on a local train.

Lucerne city tour & lake boat cruise - starts in Basel
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Lucerne city tour & lake boat cruise - starts in Basel

£317

Begin your tour by meeting your guide at your hotel and make your way to the train station in Basel. An intercity train will take you within one hour into central Lucerne. Close to the main station, the concert hall designed by Jean Nouvel is located.

Zermatt & Gornergrat (Matterhorn area) from Basel
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Zermatt & Gornergrat (Matterhorn area) from Basel

£431

You will start the tour by meeting your tourguide at your hotel and make your way to the trainstatin in Basel. From there, an intercity train takes you within two hours to south-Switzerland, where you change onto the Matterhorn-Gotthard-raillway.

Zürich city - full day tour from Basel
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Zürich city - full day tour from Basel

£281

You will meet your and together you'll transfer to Basel train station, where you will board an intercity train, which will take you within 50 minutes to Zürich. The tour will start with a transfer by tram in the direction of the Opera house, the first stop of the tour.

Bern city tour with private tourguide - starts from Basel
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Bern city tour with private tourguide - starts from Basel

£199

Your tour guide will await you at your hotel and together you will transfer to Basel trainstation. There you will board an intercity train, which takes you within 1 hour to Bern.