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YMCA Hostel Basel

Gempenstrasse 64, Basel, Switzerland


  • 82%Value For Money
  • 90%Security
  • 93%Location
  • 90%Staff
  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 87%Cleanliness
  • 86%Facilities

Property Information:

Relax & be inspired!

The Basel YMCA Hostel is situated very close to the railwaystation and city center and offers everything you need for a perfect stay in Basel:

* best prices in Basel
* modern and clean infrastructure
* free internet (terminal and wireless)
* free ticket for all public transportation in Basel
* sheets included
* kitchen for your own disposal
* laundry room with washing machine and tumbler
* TV room
* Chillout room
* Elevator
* Luggage room

All rooms are equipped with a washbasin and a locker for every bed.
WC and showers are available on each floor.

Furthermore, one double room with shower and WC is available for the handicapped.

Reception opening hours:
07.00-11.00 and 15.30-23.00

We are looking forward to welcome you in our Hostel!

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  • Latest Review

    Awesome hostel. It's winter so the place was empty, but the facilities were fantastic and staff was really friendly.
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      Anonymous, USA, Male, 25-30
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  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Games Room
  • Hairdryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Hostel Awards

  • 2009 Hoscar Winner
  • 1st
  • Country Winners Switzerland
  • 2009 1st Country Winners Switzerland

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  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

Please note that during the Basel Exhibition period, special terms and conditions apply (specially in terms of cancellation and prepayment). There won't be any cancellation fee if you cancel your booking before 12pm on arrival day.

YMCA Hostel Basel Located at Gempenstrasse 64, , Basel.
YMCA Hostel Basel
Basel 4053 Gempenstrasse 64
86% 1269
47.5433085 7.5856089
YMCA Hostel Basel
    Rooms available     Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm     5 Bed Mixed Dorm     8 Bed Mixed Dorm     Single Private Shared Bathroom
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