Gaia Hotel - Basel

ex. Gotthard Basel

Centralbahnstrasse 13, Basel, Switzerland, 4002  show map
 4 stars
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Gaia Hotel - Basel

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Centrally located in the heart of Basel, the luxurious four-star St Gotthard Swiss hotel is only minutes away from Gisele Linder Gallery and the Architectural Museum.

Renovated in 2005 and decorated in belle époque style the residence offers a state-of-the-art business center with high-tech office equipment and complimentary internet access.

The hotel’s 95 deluxe air-conditioned guestrooms feature elegant furniture, premium bedding, mini-bars, satellite television, multi-line phones, in-room safes, separate bathrooms with hair dryers and designer toiletries and internet connection.

The on-site restaurant and a cozy bar serve traditional Swiss and international dishes.

Basel Mulhouse Airport is 6km away.

Number of rooms   64.

Rooms

All 95 luxurious comfortable guestrooms come with designer furniture, cozy premium bedding, air conditioning, mini-bars, satellite television, direct-dial phones, in-room safes, private bathrooms with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries, desks and wireless internet access.

Standard single room is appointed with a single bed, a flat-screen TV, a fridge, a kettle and electronic keys.

Standard double room features a double bed, natural linen, blackout drapes, a flat-screen TV, a fridge, a kettle and wake-up calls.

Comfort single room has a single bed, elegant natural fabrics, blackout drapes, a plasma TV, a fridge, a coffee-maker and turn-down service.

Comfort double room offers a double bed, blackout drapes, luxurious linen, a plasma TV, a fridge, a coffee-maker and complimentary bottled water.

Superior single room is equipped with a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic bedding, a plasma TV, climate control and a separate seating area.

Superior double room comes with a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic bedding, a plasma TV, climate control, a separate seating area and a dining room.

All children under the age of three may stay for free when using existing bedding. Pets are allowed on request.

Dining options

Buffet breakfast is served for free at the on-site restaurant each morning from 7am till 11am.

St Gotthard Swiss Q’s restaurant offers Swiss and international culinary delights in lovely romantic ambiance daily from 7am till 11pm.

The on-site bar welcomes the guests for a wide choice of snacks and beverages from noon till midnight.

The hotel Gaia provides visitors with a free buffet breakfast. 

Services

A modern business centre and multiple meeting rooms are provided with high-tech computers, printers, scanners, photocopiers and fax machines.

Wireless internet connection is available in the entire hotel and the rate is CHF 10 per hour.

Leisure

Leisure amenities include an indoor swimming pool, a casino, a sauna, a fitness center, tennis courts, a health club with a solarium and a disco club.

The health club offers various massages, aromatherapy procedures and a range of facial and body treatments.

Additional features

The guests are offered car parking, car rental, an elevator, currency exchange, boutiques, multilingual staff, bus parking, a coffee shop, concierge desk, doctor on call, a drug store, express check-in, florist service, a news stand, luggage storage, theatre desk, 24-hour front desk, tour desk, smoke detectors, barber service, a beauty shop, massage services, laundry and dry cleaning, room facilities, non-smoking rooms, air conditioning, ironing facilities, heating, tea and coffee facilities, temperature control, turn-down service, international calls, in-room safes, dining facilities, breakfast buffet, breakfast in the room, business facilities, wireless internet access, a business center, translation service, fax/photocopying service, meeting and banquet facilities, children facilities, facilities for disabled, leisure and relax facilities.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Guest Parking

  • public hotel parking is possible at a location nearby and the rate is CHF 25 per day.

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Doctor on call
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Mirror

Kitchen facilities

  • Cookware/Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  4 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Centralbahnstrasse 13, Basel, Switzerland, 4002

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City Center
  • Basel
    1.1km
Airports
  • Euroairport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg (BSL)
    6.7km
  • EuroAirport (MLH)
    6.7km
Train Stations
  • Basel SBB
    100 m
  • Badischer Bahnhof
    2.6km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Le Train Bleu (inside Hotel Victoria am Bahnhof)
    50 m
  • Mr Wong
    90 m
Beaches
  • CityBeach Messe
    720 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    64

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Rooms and availability

All 95 luxurious comfortable guestrooms come with designer furniture, cozy premium bedding, air conditioning, mini-bars, satellite television, direct-dial phones, in-room safes, private bathrooms with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries, desks and wireless internet access.

Standard single room is appointed with a single bed, a flat-screen TV, a fridge, a kettle and electronic keys.

Standard double room features a double bed, natural linen, blackout drapes, a flat-screen TV, a fridge, a kettle and wake-up calls.

Comfort single room has a single bed, elegant natural fabrics, blackout drapes, a plasma TV, a fridge, a coffee-maker and turn-down service.

Comfort double room offers a double bed, blackout drapes, luxurious linen, a plasma TV, a fridge, a coffee-maker and complimentary bottled water.

Superior single room is equipped with a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic bedding, a plasma TV, climate control and a separate seating area.

Superior double room comes with a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic bedding, a plasma TV, climate control, a separate seating area and a dining room.

All children under the age of three may stay for free when using existing bedding. Pets are allowed on request.

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Bed type: Triple or 1 Single bed or Queen or Twin beds
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Bed type: Triple
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      Bed type: 1 King Size bed and 1 Sofa bed
      Size: 65m2
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        Bed type: Triple or 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed
        Size: 20m2
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        Spacious rooms with Rolf Benz furniture and bathrooms with heated towel rails. Includes a mini bar that is refilled every second day and which can be used free of charge.

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          Size: 65m2
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          Spacious, air-conditioned apartment with a bedroom, a living room with a kitchenette, and a bathroom. It includes a flat-screen TV, a Nespresso coffee maker, and a kettle with free coffee powder and teabags. Also offers a mini bar that is refilled every second day and which can be used free of charge.

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            Bed type: Triple or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
            Size: 20m2
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            Bright rooms furnished in various styles with a make-up mirror and a heated towel rail in the bathroom. Includes a mini bar that is refilled every second day and which can be used free of charge.

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              Bed type: 1 Single bed
              Size: 15m2
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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Gaia Hotel - Basel Basel location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  Centralbahnstrasse 13, Basel, Switzerland, 4002

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Basel
                    1.1km
                  Airports
                  • Euroairport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg (BSL)
                    6.7km
                  • EuroAirport (MLH)
                    6.7km
                  Train Stations
                  • Basel SBB
                    100 m
                  • Badischer Bahnhof
                    2.6km
                  • Bus stop
                    100 m
                  Restaurants
                  • Le Train Bleu (inside Hotel Victoria am Bahnhof)
                    50 m
                  • Mr Wong
                    90 m
                  Beaches
                  • CityBeach Messe
                    720 m
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  4 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    64

                  Hotel Awards

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                  What's nearby

                  What's nearby.

                  Gisele Linder Gallery, a popular cultural site is within 300m far from the hotel.

                  Daniel Blaise Thorens Theatre is about 600m away.

                  Markthalle, a famous shopping area is just 300m away.

                  Basel Cathedral, a well-known religious landmark is approximately 1km far from the residence.

                  The Architectural Museum is situated within 700m from the accommodation.

                  The Jewish Museum of Basel is about 1.2km away.

                  Zoological Garden is only 600m away from the hotel.

                  BIZ Tower, a popular business area is just 100m away.

                  Tourist attractions

                  • Galerie Gisèle Linder - 200 m
                  • Galerie J. R. Schläppi - 400 m
                  • Daniel Blaise Thorens - 600 m
                  • Zirkus Rägeboge - 600 m
                  • Tinguely Brunnen - 600 m
                  • Die erschti Lektion - 700 m
                  • Galerie Beyeler - 800 m

                  Places of interest

                  • Markthalle - 300 m

                  Train stations

                  • Basel SBB - 100 m

                  Amusement

                  • Kino Mascotte - 100 m
                  • Restaurant Bowling - 400 m
                  • Pathe Eldorado: - 500 m
                  • Cinema Küchlin - 500 m
                  • fantastic empire - 600 m
                  • Cinéma Capitol - 600 m
                  • Querfeld - 600 m

                  Museums

                  • Architectural Museum - 600 m
                  • Kunsthalle Basel - 600 m
                  • Puppenhausmuseum - 700 m
                  • Historisches Museum Basel - 700 m
                  • Kunstmuseum Basel - 700 m
                  • Antikenmuseum - 700 m

                  Parks

                  • Zoological Garden - 600 m

                  Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

                  • Zoologischer Garten Basel - 600 m
                  • Zolli (Zoologischer Garten) - 600 m

                  Theaters

                  • Theater BasiLight - 300 m
                  • Theater Basel - 500 m
                  • Broadway Theater AG - 500 m
                  • Theater- und Clownschule - 700 m

                  Business areas

                  • BIZ tower - 100 m

                  Local Attractions

                  • Jean Tinguely Museum - 2.1km
                    Paul Sacher-Anlage 2, Basel
                  • Botanischer Garten Bruglingen / Grun 80 - 2.2km
                    Vorder Bruglingen, Basel
                  • Solitude Park - 2.4km
                    Solitude-Promenade, Basel
                  • Anatomisches Museum - 2.1km
                    Pestalozzistrasse 20, Basel
                  • Kannenfeldpark - 2.3km
                    Kannenfeldpark, 4055 Basel Basel-Stadt, Switzerland 47,565621 7,570722, Basel

                  Near the hotel

                  • Indigo Fitness Club - 460 m
                    Sternengasse 19, Basel
                  • Zoo Basel - 630 m
                    Binningerstrasse 40, Basel
                  • Tinguely-Brunnen - 660 m
                    Theaterplatz, Basel
                  • Spielzeug Welten Museum Basel - 720 m
                    Steinenvorstadt 1, Basel
                  • Haus zum Kirschgarten - 500 m
                    Elisabethenstrasse 27 / 29, Basel
                  • Offene Kirche Elisabethen - 630 m
                    Elisabethenstrasse 10-14, Basel
                  • Fine Arts Museum (Kunstmuseum) - 780 m
                    St. Alban-Graben 16, Basel

                  Restaurants Nearby

                  • Le Train Bleu (inside Hotel Victoria am Bahnhof) - 50 m

                    Address: Centralbahnplatz 3-4
                    Phone: +41 (0)61 - 270 70 70

                    66% likes this, based on 78 reviews

                  • Restaurant Steinbock - 70 m

                    Address: Centralbahnstrasse 19
                    Phone: 061 272 73 05

                    58% likes this, based on 53 reviews
                    Cuisine: Swiss

                  • old post - 90 m

                    Address: Centralbahnstrasse 21

                    50% likes this, based on 12 reviews
                    Cuisine: Italian
                    Price Range: GBP 8 - GBP 21

                  • Mr Wong - 90 m

                    Address: Centralbahnplatz 1

                  • Alte Post - 70 m

                    Address: Centralbahnstrassse 21

                    Cuisine: Italian

                  Getting there.

                  Basel Mulhouse Airport BSL is within 6km from the hotel.

                  By car from Basel Mulhouse Airport follow the signs to the city centre, pass the Grand Casino and turn onto Bahnhof SBB road. After you approach the main train station from the west turn left onto Centralbahnstrasse, the hotel is 200m on your right.

                  Belp International Airport BRN is about 70km away.

                  Zurich Kloten Airport ZRH is approximately 72km away from the residence.

                  By car from Zurich Kloten Airport take highway A3 following the signs to Basel and after 80km turn onto highway A2, then drive straight towards the SBB railway station and turn left onto Centralbahnstrasse, the hotel is 200m on your right.

                  Getting around.

                  Basel SBB Train Station is just 100m away from the hotel.

                  Badischer Bahnhof Station is within 2.6km from the residence.

                  Public parking is possible on site and the rate is CHF 25 per day.

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  4 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    64

                  Hotel Awards

                  SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBaselGaia Hotel

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                  Best Family Hotels in Switzerland

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                  Gaia Hotel Reviews

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                  Individual guest reviews

                  • Group of friends
                    10.0

                    One of the friendliest welcomes from the reception staff I have received from any hotel. The hotel has modern rooms that are well appointed, exceptionally clean and quiet. Located in a central location with easy access to the tram system and main station.

                  • Single
                    8.2

                    The Hotel is very well located right next to the Railway station and quite a few restaurants of different sorts. The atmosphere is quite good, and the price definitely reasonable compared to hotels in the area. Breakfast is extensive, the room well equipped and the shower very nice. The minibar items were included!

                    Internet is not included, the location of this room was in front of an area with waste containers which were emptied at 6AM... the noise woke me up and lasted for a while, not very nice.

                  • Group of friends
                    5.8

                    Localisation and friendly staff

                    Room rate is too high and not in accordance with the comfort

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    This is an elegantly appointed hotel in keeping with its 4*rating. The room was quite luxurious and comfortably furnished, the bathroom was of a good size and the breakfast in the beautifully decorated dining room was more than adequate. The location is perfect being right near the sbb entrance and it is within easy walking distance to the old town. If walking isn't for you, then the trams are right there too.

                    I found it strange that one had pay for wi-fi after 20 minutes of use but one could consume the contents of the mini bar free of charge.

                  • Single
                    8.2

                    Nice location, good price for Basel

                    Everything was fine

                  • Group of friends
                    9.2

                    Good central location. People really nice and went more than a mile to make my stay welcome. Good facilities - really comfortable

                  • Single
                    8.8

                    The location was perfect. Very close to the railway station but quiet.

                  • Single
                    8.8

                    Chocolates at reception, breakfast

                    Small rooms

                  • Single
                    7.8

                    Very good located next t the SBB and all tram linien, traditionl style but very well mantained.

                    Internet not included on the hotel rate.

                  • Older travelers
                    9.6

                    the central situation ,the nice interior design,the beautiful breakfeast restaurant,the nearby car parking

                    the standard bedrooms are a bit small

                  • Family with children
                    10.0

                    breakfast

                    room is too small for this type of luxury hotel

                  • Group of friends
                    9.2

                    Attentive staff and personal service

                    No restaurant or bar but I knew this already and lots in the vicinity so was not a problem

                  • Single
                    7.4

                    Location in central Basel. Also, very nice breakfast buffet

                    Rooms were noisy; I could hear the person in the next room coughing and sneezing.

                  • Single
                    8.8

                    The corner room with balcony which we asked for and the beautiful breakfast room. A lovely smart hotel.

                    It didn't bother us but the trams would disturb light sleepers, starting about 05.30am

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    The size of the room (comfort twin), the two ensuite bathrooms, the service and the location

                    The room was too hot

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Gaia Hotel - Basel Basel location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  Centralbahnstrasse 13, Basel, Switzerland, 4002

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Basel
                    1.1km
                  Airports
                  • Euroairport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg (BSL)
                    6.7km
                  • EuroAirport (MLH)
                    6.7km
                  Train Stations
                  • Basel SBB
                    100 m
                  • Badischer Bahnhof
                    2.6km
                  • Bus stop
                    100 m
                  Restaurants
                  • Le Train Bleu (inside Hotel Victoria am Bahnhof)
                    50 m
                  • Mr Wong
                    90 m
                  Beaches
                  • CityBeach Messe
                    720 m
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  4 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    64

                  Hotel Awards

                  SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBaselGaia Hotel

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Family Hotels in Switzerland

                  Use Badge

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