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Basel Vacations

Are you on the hunt for your perfect European holiday? Then be sure to stop by Switzerland to see some of Western Europe's most quaint and impressive cities—namely, Basel. You'll find more museums here than in any other city in Switzerland, and there's so much more to see. You can't go wrong by going on Basel vacations.

Major Attractions

Do you like dollhouses? Even if you don't, the Dollhouse Museum is well worth a visit. This eclectic museum has four floors of fascinating exhibits showcasing various dollhouses. By the time you see it all, you'll feel like a kid again. Afterwards, you can check out the Kunstmuseum Basel. It's Switzerland's largest collection of public art exhibits and features works from Van Gogh, Picasso, and many other great artists. There's always something to see in this fascinating city, but if you're hankering to explore the Swiss countryside, then you might want to look into car rentals in Basel.

Recurring Festivals and Events

While Basel is a dignified city with astounding cultural attractions year-round, it really comes alive at the beginning of Lent. Fasnacht is a three-day-long carnival that always takes place during the week after Ash Wednesday. The street parade is a sight to behold, and you'll pass by a plethora of colorful characters wearing incredibly intricate masks. There's even a lantern exhibition that showcases a variety of impeccable lanterns. It makes for quite an illuminating display and is sure to be the highlight of your trip. Does this all sound wonderful to you? Then take the time to search for Basel vacation packages, and get ready to see it all in this delightful city.

Are you excited to find all the best Basel packages? Then check out Travelocity to search through all of the top hotels in Basel. When you book your hotel and flights at the same time, you could save up to $537. So go on that getaway. You'll soon be living the good life on the Rhine River.

Top Basel Hotels Deals

ibis budget Basel City $67
ibis budget Basel City

ibis budget Basel City

Grosspeterstrasse 12, Basel
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1.5 out of 5.0 Stars

Located in Sankt Jakob, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of BIS Tower, Basel Historical Museum, and Basler Muenster. Basel Town Hall and Basel Zoo are also within 1 mi (2 km). Basel SBB Station is 10 minutes by foot and Marktplatz Tram Stop is 23 minutes.

Carathotel Basel $93
Carathotel Basel

Carathotel Basel

Alte Strasse 58, Weil am Rhein, BW
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4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

Situated near the airport, this hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Rhein Center and 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Messeturm Basel. Vitra Design Museum and Eaux Vives Park are also within 2 mi (3 km). Weil am Rhein Bahnhof/Zentrum Tram Stop is 21 minutes by foot and Weil Am Rhein Station is 22 minutes.

Hotel Spalentor $120
Hotel Spalentor

Hotel Spalentor

Schönbeinstrasse 1, Basel, BS
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4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

Situated in the historical district, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Spalentor and Basel Town Hall. Basel Historical Museum and Basler Muenster are also within 15 minutes. Marktplatz Tram Stop is 7 minutes by foot and University Tram Stop is 8 minutes.

Hyperion Hotel Basel $109
Hyperion Hotel Basel

Hyperion Hotel Basel

Messeplatz 12, Basel, BS
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4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

Located in Basel City Centre, this hotel is steps from Rosentalanlage and Messeturm Basel. Basel Town Hall and Basler Muenster are also within 1 mi (2 km). Basel Bad Station is 7 minutes by foot and Marktplatz Tram Stop is 16 minutes.

Best Western Hotel Dreilaenderbruecke $92
Best Western Hotel Dreilaenderbruecke

Best Western Hotel Dreilaenderbruecke

Hauptstrasse 435, Weil am Rhein
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3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

Situated near the airport, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Rhein Center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Messeturm Basel and Basel Town Hall. Spalentor and Basler Muenster are also within 3 mi (5 km). Weil am Rhein Bahnhof/Zentrum Tram Stop is 18 minutes by foot and Weil Am Rhein Station is 19 minutes.

Dorint An der Messe Basel $94
Dorint An der Messe Basel

Dorint An der Messe Basel

Schoenaustrasse 10, Basel, BS
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4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

Located in Basel City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Musical Theater Basel and Messeturm Basel. Basel Town Hall and Basler Muenster are also within 1 mi (2 km). Basel Bad Station is 10 minutes by foot and Marktplatz Tram Stop is 19 minutes.

Hotel Schweizerhof Basel $120
Hotel Schweizerhof Basel

Hotel Schweizerhof Basel

Centralbahnplatz 1, Basel, BS
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3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

Located in the heart of Basel, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of BIS Tower, Basel Historical Museum, and Basler Muenster. Basel Zoo and Basel Town Hall are also within 15 minutes. Basel SBB Station is only a 2-minute walk and Marktplatz Tram Stop is 17 minutes.

Airport Hotel Basel $115
Airport Hotel Basel

Airport Hotel Basel

Flughafenstrasse 215, Basel, BS
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3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

Located in St. Johann, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Novartis Headquarters, Spalentor, and Basel Town Hall. Basel Historical Museum and Basler Muenster are also within 3 mi (5 km). Basel St. Johann Station is 13 minutes by foot.

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