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Basel Youth Hostel
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Basel Youth Hostel

Maja Sacher-Platz 10, 4052 Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
+41 61 272 05 72

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based on 1,543 reviews

Basel Youth Hostel
Tue 4/6
Wed 5/6
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Standard Room
Double room

About Basel Youth Hostel

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Airport shuttle for free
Set very close to banks of the River Rhine, this designer hostel is next to the old city gate of St. Alban. It combines historic architecture with contemporary interiors and offers free WiFi and free Mobility Ticket for the use of public transport in Basel. St. Alban Youth Hostel was designed by the innovative architects Buchner & Bründler. Its reception, lounge and dining area are all one big open space with a modern design and furnishing. Youth Hostel St. Alban features both bedrooms with private bathrooms and shared dormitory rooms. All have a minimalist design but are still extremely comfortable. Expect lots of wood furniture and large windows. Set in the heart of Basel, the hostel is just 100 metres from Basel Paper Mill, a paper, printing and writing museum. Basel St. Albantal ferry dock and Hardstrasse tram stop are also 100 metres away. The Basel SBB Train Station is a 15-minute walk away.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Basel Youth Hostel

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free airport shuttle
  • 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
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • 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


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


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

Services and conveniences

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

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Indoor play area

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Table tennis


  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • Storage available

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Free airport shuttle


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Laundry facilities

Reviews of Basel Youth Hostel

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Maja Sacher-Platz 10, 4052 Basel, Basel-Stadt

What's nearby

  • Basler Papiermühle111 m
  • Cartoonmuseum Basel389 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 15:00, check out anytime before 10:00


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

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FAQs when booking at Basel Youth Hostel

  • Where is Basel Youth Hostel located?

    Basel Youth Hostel is located at Maja Sacher-Platz 10, 1 km from the centre of Basel. Basler Papiermühle is the closest landmark to Basel Youth Hostel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Basel Youth Hostel?

    Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Basel Youth Hostel.

  • Does Basel Youth Hostel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Basel Youth Hostel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Basel Youth Hostel offer free airport shuttle service?

    Yes, Basel Youth Hostel offers free airport shuttle service.

  • How far is Basel Youth Hostel from the airport?

    Basel Youth Hostel is 7.2 km from Basel EuroAirport Swiss.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Basel Youth Hostel hotel deals?

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city centre

1.0 km

Nearest airport

Basel EuroAirport Swiss

Distance to airport

6.7 km