Youth Hostel Basel

St. Alban-Kirchrain 10, 4052 Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
+41 61 272 05 72

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Youth Hostel Basel
Fri 22/10
Sat 23/10
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About Youth Hostel Basel

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Airport shuttle for free
Located in Basel City Centre, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Caricature and Cartoon Museum and Congress Center Basel. Basel Zoo and St. Jakobshalle are also within 2 miles (3 km). Marktplatz Tram Stop is 17 minutes by foot and University Tram Stop is 20 minutes.

Rooms available at Youth Hostel Basel

Fri 22/10
Sat 23/10
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Standard rooms($219)
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$219 totalExpedia

Amenities at Youth Hostel Basel

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Cribs available

Health and safety

  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


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

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Designated smoking area


  • Grocery deliveries
  • Packed lunches
  • Breakfast included
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour front desk

Family friendly

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

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Table tennis


  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • Newspapers
  • Storage available

Parking and transportation

  • Street parking
  • Parking
  • Free airport shuttle

Media and entertainment

  • Library
  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Picnic area


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed


  • Laundry facilities


  • Fax/photocopying

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St. Alban-Kirchrain 10, 4052 Basel, Basel-Stadt

What's nearby

  • Basler Papiermühle123 m
  • Cartoonmuseum Basel383 m
  • Kunstmuseum Basel0.6 km
  • Antikenmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig0.6 km
  • Basler Münster0.7 km
  • Schweizerisches Architekturmuseum0.8 km
  • Münsterplatz0.8 km
  • Fasnachts-Brunnen0.8 km
  • Historisches Museum Basel0.8 km
  • Museum of Cultures Basel0.9 km
  • Naturhistorisches Museum Basel0.9 km
  • Museum Tinguely1 km



Check in anytime after 17:00, check out anytime before 10:00


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

FAQs when booking at Youth Hostel Basel

  • Youth Hostel Basel is located at St. Alban-Kirchrain 10, 1 km from the centre of Basel. Basler Papiermühle is the closest landmark to Youth Hostel Basel.

  • Check-in time is 17:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Youth Hostel Basel.

  • Yes, Youth Hostel Basel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, Youth Hostel Basel does not offer free parking.

  • Yes, Youth Hostel Basel offers free airport shuttle service.

  • Youth Hostel Basel is 6.7 km from Basel EuroAirport Swiss.

  • No, Youth Hostel Basel does not have a pool on-site.

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Distance to city centre

1.0 km

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