Situated only 15 minutes from the centre of Basel, the highest hotel in the region offers a fantastic view over the border triangle and boasts excellent service – all that at attractive prices. We look forward to seeing you!

Phone +49 (0) 7621 95 12 000

Hotel Highlights and Services

  • Central Location
    Our hotel is conveniently located in the center of the country triangle formed by Germany, Switzerland and France. Within only a few minutes, you can reach the highway, the railway station and the EuroAirport Basel/Mulhouse/Freiburg, and the tram to Basel city leave in easy walking distance to the hotel.
  • Price Benefits
    Benefit from significantly lower rates compared to hotels in Switzerland, while staying with us only 10 minutes from Basel’s city center.
  • Sauna
    Relax in our in-house sauna after an exciting day. Guests are invited to use the sauna free of charge.
  • Restaurant "Hazienda"
    Treat yourself to hot and spicy Mexican dishes and international cuisine while taking in the restaurant’s genuine Tex-Mex flair.
  • Bar & Enoteca
    Savor fancy cocktails, fine wines or a refreshing glass of beer at our rustic yet elegant hotel bar.
  • Arrangements and Offers
    Whether you choose to go on a city trip, want to swim in the river Rhine, or benefit from our Park, Sleep and Fly program – our special arrangements will make your stay with us particularly agreeable.
  • Business Conventions
    Book one of our conference rooms, where you can host events with high-quality catering services for up to 100 people.
  • WIFI
    We offer free high-speed WiFi throughout the hotel.
  • Green Rate
    By booking our Green Rate, you will do without the daily housekeeping service during your stay with us, helping us save resources and protect the environment. As a thank you, we reward you with a discount of 5 € per night on the respective rate!
  • caratbeds
  • caratbreakfast
  • caratart
  • bar
  • enotheca
  • free WIFI
  • TV
  • laundry service
  • wakeup call
  • room service
  • air conditioning
  • central location
  • parking
  • international press
  • 24/7 front office
  • meetings & groups
  • sauna
  • pets allowed

carathotel Basel/Weil am Rhein

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4497 Reviews

What our guests say about us

  • Very good hotel

    We were suprised how good and comfortable the hotel is for that price.
    17.September 2020
  • More Than Just a Convenient Place to Stay

    When I quickly booked this hotel before leaving home that morning , I did not realise how conveniently close to the motorway and Swiss Border it was. My second ...
    07.September 2020
  • good value for the money

    good value for the money, also on short term. Has proximity to Basel which is nice. Hotels rooms and lobby is very creative with art work. staff is friendly and ...
    01.September 2020
  • Étape

    Very good service and hotel
    23.August 2020
  • A little dated but satisfactory overall

    The parking facilities were ample and the buffet breakfast was great. Friendly staff and great location. The hotel is a little tired looking but I found it to be ...
    03.August 2020
  • Great place for stopover

    I stayed already a few times in this hotel. It is really convenient, just off the motorway at the border between Germany and Switzerland. I really appreciate that ...
    02.August 2020
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News

We are open - and looking forward to welcoming you! 

Of course, we do everything to protect our guests and employees from infection and adhere to all current hygiene regulations and precautionary measures. For this reason, our sauna area is closed.

The Restaurant Hazienda is open daily from 6.00 to 10.00 p.m., of course taking all hygiene rules into consideration. 

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Save money & help the environment

Help us to protect the environment: do without the daily cleaning of your room and save money!

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ROOMS AT CARATHOTEL BASEL

At carathotel Basel/Weil am Rhein, we will spare no effort to make your night in one of our rooms as comfortable, cozy and restful as possible. Whether you are staying in our comfort, superior or family room – we offer the perfect solution to satisfy your personal needs. Learn more about our rooms and our different room categories!

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BREAKFAST

Due to our rich caratbreakfast, your day will already begin with a special treat. In the evening, our chefs will delight your senses with hot and spicy Tex-Mex dishes.

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Business conventions at carathotel Basel

Successful business conventions, seminars, conferences and stimulating business talks - at carathotel Basel you find the perfect atmosphere for your occasion!

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HOTEL BAR

End your day with a glass of wine or sparkling champagne. In our colonial-style hotel bar, we serve cold light beer and a selection of full-bodied, aromatic red wines. It is the perfect place to have stimulating conversations, enjoy a drink and experience superior bar culture.

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ART IN THE HOTEL

Discover the art on our walls - pieces by talented artists supported by the art society caratart and thanks to the carathotels' commitment.

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SAUNA

Rest after a long day, recharge your batteries and enjoy a relaxing time in our sauna. 

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Parking is included

We offer free parking to our guests and even coaches find a nice spot on our car park (for a small fee). Besides, if you book our “Park & Fly” offer, for a low price you may park your car on our lot while you are leaving for your trip from  Euro-Airport Basel/Mulhouse/Freiburg - whether you’re staying with us or not!

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Your hotel in Basel / Weil am Rhein

Just a few minutes away from Basel city and the vitra design museum. Whether you’re on a private weekend getaway, on business, looking for a location for your next meeting or passing through on your way, at carathotel Basel you’ll always find what you’re looking for!

Discover Basel

Let us inspire you with our recommendations on sights, events, shopping locations and restaurants in Basel and Weil am Rhein.

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BASEL'S SIGHTS

The Old Town of Großbasel and Kleinbasel, the river Rhine and its parade of ferry boats, parks and arts – find a selection of the most interesting sights in Basel here.

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ARTS IN BASEL

Arts and design are omnipresent in Basel. The artfully constructed city houses, museums and exhibitions with renowned artists as well as the “Art Basel” fair.

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CURRENT EVENTS

Current events, highlights and a few insider tips - this is how your trip to Basel turns into a very special one!

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SHOPPING IN BASEL

Whether you are looking for elegant designer stores or small boutiques – shopping in Basel always means a lot of fun. See our tips for a great shopping experience in Basel!

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RESTAURANTS, BARS, CAFÉS

Check out our insider tips for a night out in Basel and choose from a selection of the finest restaurants, cozy bars and fancy clubs, where you can dance all night.

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AROUND BASEL

Basel and Weil am Rhein are located right in the middle of the country triangle formed by Germany, Switzerland and France, which is surrounded by amazing landscapes.

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BASEL WITH KIDS

Discover the country triangle of Germany, Switzerland and France with the whole family. We have assembled some excursions that will be fun for both kids and grown-ups.