Description of the Hotel
Renovated in 2004 this comfortable city hotel comprises a total of 46 rooms spread over 8 floors. Facilities within the air-conditioned building include a foyer with a 24-hour reception desk, a safe, a lift, a currency exchange desk, a breakfast room and Internet access with WLAN. It is possible to take advantage of the laundry service as well as the car parking facilities.
This hotel is situated some 700 m from Basel old town and the cathedral. Public transport lies right in front of the building. In addition, guests are only around 300 m from a selection of shops. Basel Zoo lies around 500 m away, Basel airport is a mere 7 km away and Zurich airport is roughly 90 km from the hotel.
Description of the rooms
The comfortable rooms each come with an en suite bathroom, a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, an Internet connection, a minibar, a tea/coffee maker and a king-sized bed. Central heating features as standard in the carpeted rooms as well as air conditioning.
By car from the direction of Germany or Switzerland, take the motorway exit Basel-City and follow signs for Bahnhof SBB. It is situated right on the central station precinct (Centralbahnplatz), opposite the Elisabethenpark. Please follow the signs to France/EuroAirport. 30m in front of the traffic light (sign Hotels am Bahnhof) turn left and follow the right lane. The hotel is 50 m in front on right-hand side. Direction from Motorway France (A35), take the first exit after the customs and follow the street to the round about. The second exit direction Bahnhof SBB/City. Follow the street for about 3 km to the station Bahnhof SBB. At the traffic light in front of the station turn left, but follow the right lane and the sign Hotel Metropol.