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Top Basel Family Hotels

GAIA HOTEL
4 out of 5
Centralbahnstrasse 13-15, Basel
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $236 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 31
4.8/5Exceptional! (281 reviews)

"The hotel is very clean and conveniently located. Staffs are super friendly."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 25, 2020

GAIA HOTEL
B&B Pappelweg - 2
2 out of 5
Pappelweg 2, Muttenz, BL
The price is CA $170 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23
4.7/5Exceptional! (80 reviews)
Great base with a friendly host to explore Basel

"Helpful, friendly host that clearly took pride in the excellent service provided. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and were also pleased to be close to Basel's excellent transport system. We appreciated the many helpful suggestions from the host to make the most of our time exploring the city too. ..."…"

Reviewed on May 9, 2019

B&B Pappelweg - 2
Hotel Spalentor
4 out of 5
Schönbeinstrasse 1, Basel, BS
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $155 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.7/5Exceptional! (961 reviews)

"Excellent location next to historical Spalentor area and easy walking distance to the University, restaurants and downtown shopping district. Very helpful staff. Rooms are comfortable and cozy. Limited parking is available in front of the hotel or close in an underground parking."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 30, 2020

Hotel Spalentor

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Der Teufelhof Basel
3 out of 5
Leonhardsgraben 47-49, Basel, BS
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $211 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.6/5Exceptional! (574 reviews)
Great stay

"It was a short urgent overnight given flight delays etc. The staff were helpful and accommodating. Taxi services arranged and everything worked as expected..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 18, 2020

Der Teufelhof Basel
Hotel Stücki Basel
3 out of 5
Badenstrasse 1, Basel, BS
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The price is CA $151 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 31
4.6/5Exceptional! (579 reviews)

"We had a very pleasant experience at this hotel. Check in was easy and pleasant, with sta"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 10, 2020

Hotel Stücki Basel
Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois
5 out of 5
Blumenrain 8, Basel
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $830 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.6/5Wonderful! (99 reviews)

"Perfect location, hospitable and helpful staff, a true luxury for our New Years escape."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 6, 2020

Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois
Steinenschanze Stadthotel
3.5 out of 5
Steinengraben 69, Basel, BS
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $195 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 25
4.5/5Wonderful! (533 reviews)

"Friendly staff, excellent breakfast (at the garden), great location :)"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 27, 2020

Steinenschanze Stadthotel
Hotel Villa K- Basel Airport
4 out of 5
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The price is CA $154 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23
4.4/5Wonderful! (327 reviews)

"A charming hotel with very helpful staff only a short bus or cab ride into downtown Basel. We would stay again if in the area."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 30, 2019

Hotel Villa K- Basel Airport
Unique Serviced Living @ Airport Line
3 out of 5
Hegenheimerstrasse 69, Basel, BS
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4.4/5Wonderful! (16 reviews)
Wonderful apartment in great location

"Wonderful apartment in good location for shops and public transport. Really well equipped with comfy bed. Full kitchen and amazing coffee machine. The only downside was the lack of sound proofing meaning noise from people walking in the apartment above, talking on the stairs and the landlord on the ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 31, 2017

Unique Serviced Living @ Airport Line
Novotel Basel City
4 out of 5
Grosspeterstrasse 12, Basel, BS
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The price is CA $169 per night from Nov 12 to Nov 13
4.4/5Wonderful! (395 reviews)
nice hotel

"Stayed in Novohotel for 7 days and it was amazing! They clean the room everyday and give us 2 water free everyday and free tea and coffee in the room. They gave us a free basel card one for each person but in basel switzerland they always provide it free in return to pay for their city tax 4 ch per ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 2, 2020

Novotel Basel City
Apartments Spalenring10
3 out of 5
Spalenring 10, Basel, BS
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4.4/5Wonderful! (19 reviews)

"This is a great place for an independent traveller to stay. Close to the city centre, its situation is perfect. The apartment is basic but is nicely styled. Consciously minimal it has lovely touches like original art work on the wall. The hosts are great, helpful and charming. Its great value."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 12, 2019

Apartments Spalenring10
Hyperion Hotel Basel
4 out of 5
Messeplatz 12, Basel, BS
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The price is CA $146 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.4/5Excellent! (899 reviews)

"We had a 1-night stay and overall happy with our stay. Check-in process was a bit long (our reservation got mixed with some other guest’s, we entered a room that was occupied !!) Receptionist was trying her best and she finally upgraded us in a nice Junior Suite which we really enjoyed. Thank ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 21, 2020

Hyperion Hotel Basel
Dorint An der Messe Basel
4 out of 5
Schoenaustrasse 10, Basel, BS
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The price is CA $181 per night from Oct 30 to Oct 31
4.3/5Excellent! (986 reviews)
Would use again next time in Basel

"Just a 10 minute walk to the Rhine with the city centre on the other side of the river, bus & tram stops just outside the hotel & easy free access from the airport with the hotel reservation and they provide a Basel card on check in, some small bars and food outlets nearby but the main activity is ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 10, 2020

Dorint An der Messe Basel
Balade
3 out of 5
Klingental 8, Basel, BS
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The price is CA $152 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.1/5Very Good! (202 reviews)

"Room was spacious and kept clean. It is at convenient location and quiet. I enjoyed complementary bottled water."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 3, 2019

Balade
Ariba Aparthotel
3 out of 5
Spalentorweg 62, Basel, BS
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Ariba Aparthotel
Hôtel Tivoli
3 out of 5
15 Avenue De Bale, Huningue, Alsace
The price is CA $161 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
4/5Very Good! (129 reviews)
Stay on a tram route not here

"Terrible management not helpful at all, bed uncomfortable had dust mites I think, room dirty no kettle or fridge very noisy neighbourhoodregardless of which night of the week, run down neighbourhood dont feel safe walking after dark and no bus after 8, also big chemical plant nearby chucking out ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 26, 2019

Hôtel Tivoli
Radisson Blu Hotel, Basel
4 out of 5
Steinentorstrasse 25, Basel, BS
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $195 per night from Nov 15 to Nov 16
3.9/5Good! (53 reviews)

"Clean, modern room and bathroom. Staff incredibly polite and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 4, 2020

Radisson Blu Hotel, Basel
Aparthotel Adagio access Saint Louis Bâle
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $87 per night from Nov 6 to Nov 7
3.8/5Good! (522 reviews)

"Great place to stay at low prices. Very friendly people."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 25, 2020

Aparthotel Adagio access Saint Louis Bâle
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Where Should We Stay in Basel?

The historic destination of Basel is a good choice if you've been considering a getaway with your kids. The museums, festivals, and local tours are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family vacations. Fly into Basel (BSL-EuroAirport), which is the closest airport, or Mulhouse (MLH-EuroAirport), which is located 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from the city center. Basel offers 64 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you'll have a variety of options when you're deciding where to stay.

Families on vacation have positive things to say about these accommodations:

Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois - Offers 3 restaurants, free WiFi, and free stocked minibars. Guests like the overall comfort and breakfast options at this 5-star hotel.

AIRSTAY Serviced Apartments Switzerland - Features in-room kitchens, free parking, and laundry facilities. The comfy beds and clean rooms make this 3.5-star apartment popular with guests.

Hotel Villa K- Basel Airport - Offers a restaurant, free WiFi, and a free airport shuttle. Guests like the central location at this 4-star hotel.

B&B Pappelweg - 2 - Features laundry facilities, babysitting services, and free WiFi. The comfy beds and central location make this 3.5-star hotel popular with guests.

When Should We Visit Basel?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family vacation. You can use this information to decide when to grab the kids and head to Basel.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June, and September, with an average temperature of 77°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, December, and March, with an average temperature of 31°F
  • Driest months: September, April, October, and February, with an average rainfall of 0.08 inches
  • Rainiest months: March, August, July, and June, with an average rainfall of 0.12 inches

What Should We See and Do in Basel?

While you are visiting Basel, you might want to round up the kiddos and make time to see interesting attractions such as Basel Historical Museum and Basel Zoo. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like Messeturm Basel, Basel Town Hall, and Basler Muenster.

Basel is also well-known for the:
  • Museums
  • Art
  • Cafés
  • Riverfront
  • Historical sites
  • Tours
  • Festivals
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping

Getting Around Basel

Basel has transportation options that will make it easy for you and the family to get around. Nearby metro stations include Marktplatz Tram Stop, University Tram Stop, and Riehen Niederholz S-Bahn. If you want to journey outside of the area, ride aboard a train from Basel SBB Station, Basel St. Johann Station, or Basel Bad Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's Basel like for family-friendly vacations?
The historic destination of Basel is a good choice if you’ve been considering a getaway with your kids. The museums, festivals, and local tours are just some of the things that make this a good place for family vacations. Take to the air and fly into EuroAirport Airport (BSL), which is the closest airport, or Mulhouse (MLH-EuroAirport), which is located 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from the center of Basel.
What's the best accommodation when traveling with kids to Basel?
Hotel Spalentor is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features laundry facilities and free WiFi. Other good options for your stay with the kids include Hotel Stücki Basel and Novotel Basel City.
How many hotels that welcome families will I be able to find in Basel?
Expedia has 62 hotels in Basel that are great for families.
What's the seasonal weather like in Basel?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 64°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 38°F. Average annual precipitation for Basel is 32 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Basel?
While you are vacationing in Basel, you and the family might want to see interesting spots such as Basel Zoo and St. Jakobshalle. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities like Congress Center Basel, Vitra Design Museum, and Beyeler Foundation.
What's the best way for us to get around Basel?
Take advantage of metro transit at Marktplatz Tram Stop, University Tram Stop, and Riehen Niederholz S-Bahn. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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