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Hotel Description

At Youth Hostel Basel you'll be 1.7 km (1.1 mi) from Congress Center Basel and 2.2 km (1.4 mi) from Basel Zoo. Highlights at this hostel include free buffet breakfast, a restaurant, and a free airport shuttle.

Free WiFi and desks are featured in all 66 rooms. Housekeeping is available once per stay.

At the hostel's own bar/lounge, you can stop for a drink. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities.

Attractions within a 15-minute drive of this Basel City Centre hostel include St. Jakobshalle and Vitra Design Museum.

Standard Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$166* Per night/room 16 Dec. - 17 Dec.

Standard Shared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom (1 bed in 4 bed dorm)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Standard Quadruple Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 4 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Shared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom (1 bed in 6 bed dorm)

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Standard Double Room, Private Bathroom

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Quadruple Room, Private Bathroom

Bed Count 4 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available. Public spaces have free WiFi. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a picnic area are also featured at the business-friendly Youth Hostel Basel. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free during limited hours. This Basel hostel is smoke free.

  • 66 guestrooms or units
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • 1 conference room
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: EuroAirport Airport (BSL) (11.7 km / 7.3 mi)
  • Train station: Basel SBB Station (1.8 km / 1.1 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle

Room Amenities

Youth Hostel Basel offers 66 accommodations. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers. Cribs/infant beds (complimentary) and rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) are also available. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Desk

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast.

Youth Hostel Basel has a restaurant on site.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 5:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 20 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

The total price of stay includes a Youth Hostel Membership per day.

Children younger than age 7 may not stay in dormitories. Children age 2 and younger are included in private rooms when using existing bedding.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. This property accepts credit cards and cash. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 4.00 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Nearby parking fee: CHF 20 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 20 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Youth Basel
  • Jugendherberge Sjh Basel Hotel
  • Youth Hostel Basel Basel
  • Youth Hostel Basel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Youth Hostel Basel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Basel
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.