Basel Backpack

Basel Backpack

Dornacherstrasse 192, 4053 Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
+41 61 333 00 37

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Basel Backpack
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About Basel Backpack

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Situated in Basel, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of BIS Tower, Basel Zoo and St. Jakobshalle. Congress Center Basel is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) away. Basel SBB Station is 13 minutes by foot and Marktplatz Tram Stop is 30 minutes.

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Amenities at Basel Backpack

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Laundry facilities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance


  • Packed lunches
  • Shared kitchen
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Coffee shop


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Lockers
  • City view
  • Storage available


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Bicycle hire
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Cycling
  • Bowling

Services and conveniences

  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony
  • Picnic area
  • Garden


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Books, DVDs, music for children
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry facilities


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Tennis

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Dornacherstrasse 192, 4053 Basel, Basel-Stadt

What's nearby

  • Zoo Basel1.3 km
  • Fasnachts-Brunnen1.3 km
  • Schweizerisches Architekturmuseum1.3 km
  • Kunstmuseum Basel1.4 km
  • Antikenmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig1.4 km
  • Historisches Museum Basel1.4 km
  • Cartoonmuseum Basel1.4 km
  • Basler Papiermühle1.6 km
  • Basler Münster1.6 km
  • Münsterplatz1.7 km
  • Museum of Cultures Basel1.7 km
  • Naturhistorisches Museum Basel1.8 km



Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Basel Backpack

  • Basel Backpack is located at Dornacherstrasse 192, 1.7 km from the centre of Basel. Zoo Basel is the closest landmark to Basel Backpack.

  • Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Basel Backpack.

  • Yes, Basel Backpack offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Basel Backpack is 7.1 km from Basel EuroAirport Swiss.

  • Yes, Basel Backpack is a pet-friendly hotel.

  • KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Basel Backpack in Basel and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Basel Backpack and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Basel Backpack.

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Distance to city centre

1.7 km

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Nearest airport

Basel EuroAirport Swiss

Distance to airport

7.1 km