This hostel is committed to following WHO and local government guidelines for Covid-19 sanitation. This includes increased cleaning routines, better hygiene measures and social distancing when required.
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Silo Design & Boutique Hostel

Free Cancellation Book more than 2 days in advance for Free Cancellation.

73 Total Reviews
Perfect Location
Superb Staff
Fantastic Cleanliness

Property Description

Silo Design & Boutique Hostel features a restaurant with bar and terrace, as well as ateliers that are rented externally.

10 double rooms with private bathrooms and 10 four-bed dorms offer guests hostel living at a high level. Breakfast consists of fresh local delicacies and is included in every room rate. On Sunday, breakfast is extended to brunch until 2pm.

At lunchtime during the week, Silo offers refined vegetarian cooking.
In the evening, Plättli, salad and soup, comfort food and the vegetarian dish of the day are served.

To explore the Erlenmatt district, the nearby countryside or the city, guests can borrow bicycles.

See you soon at Silo - the doors are open for you!

Silo Design & Boutique Hostel Policies and Conditions:
Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay.
Staff on site: 7:00 am to 11:00 pm (daily) except Sunday : 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
Check in from 3:00 pm
Check out until 12:00 pm
This property pre-authorises your card prior to your arrival to secure your booking. They accept payment by cash, credit and debit cards.
City Tax for Basel is not included in the price. It is CHF 4.00 per person / night.
Breakfast Buffet is included in the price.
Basel Card for free public transportation and 50% reduction for museums and further activities in the city
Free bikes (on availabilty)
No curfew but night rest after 10:00 pm
Pets are allowed in the private double rooms and restaurant, not in the dorms (additional charge)
Child friendly.
Non smoking
Free WiFi.
Public parking available nearby.

Reviews & Ratings

73 Total Reviews
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Latest Reviews

Sep 26, 2023
Good quality hostel. Clean, great locationPrice worthy. Umwelt friendly. Great idea for adaptive reuse of bldg into a hostel. Staff and very helpful too.
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Female, 41+
Sep 23, 2023
it was nice place and not far from the city center if you like walking).. clean room and also shower and toilets.there is always hot water) helpful staffs.
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Male, 41+
Jun 29, 2023
I only stayed one night but I really didn’t like it. No staff on site, zero atmosphere, no communal areas, bathrooms missing toilet paper, beds not very comfortable. Location is middle of nowhere with very little nearby. No chance I would stay here again
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Male, 31-40


  • Free

    • Free Breakfast
    • Linen Included
    • Free WiFi
    • Free Internet Access
  • General

    • Wheelchair Friendly
    • Security Lockers
    • Key Card Access
    • Elevator
    • Bicycle Parking
    • Breakfast Not Included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Adaptors
    • Hot Showers
    • Linen Not Included
    • Outdoor Terrace
    • Reading Light
    • Hair Dryers For Hire
    • Towels Not Included
    • Children's Play Area
    • Covid-19 safe
  • Services

    • Bicycle Hire
    • Towels for hire
    • Luggage Storage
    • Housekeeping
    • Express check-in / out
    • Late check-out
    • Reception (limited hours)
  • Food & Drink

    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • Meals Available
    • Cafe
  • Entertainment

    • Board Games
    • Wi-Fi