Hyve Hostel Basel

Hyve Hostel Basel

Gempenstrasse 64, 4053 Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
+41 61 311 16 16
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₪376
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rate per night

8.6
Great

based on 1,286 reviews

Hyve Hostel Basel
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Thu 06.10

About Hyve 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 for free
Located in Basel, Hyve Hostel Basel is within a 15-minute drive of Basel Zoo and Messeturm Basel. Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and express check-in. Limited parking is available onsite.

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Amenities at Hyve Hostel Basel

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Kid-friendly
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • Kitchen/Kitchenette

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer 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
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Enhanced cleaning

Kitchen

  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
  • Kitchen/Kitchenette
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area

Basics

  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Pets not allowed
  • Designated smoking area
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator

General

  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • Storage available
  • Quiet street view
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Tile/marble floor

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Ticket service

Outdoor

  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill

Bathroom

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

Dining

  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Cycling
  • Pool table

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine

Bedroom

  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Family friendly

  • Kid-friendly
  • Cribs available
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Children's high chair

Media and entertainment

  • Library
  • Shared lounge/TV area

Workspace

  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying

Parking and transportation

  • Parking (surcharge)

Reviews of Hyve Hostel Basel

8.6
GreatBased on 1,286 verified guest reviews
8.6Families
8.7Couples
8.6Solo
8.5Friends

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7.7 Good
Pros:Close to train station and was safe
Cons:Better eating and leisure facilities. Check in closes pretty early.
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4.8 Mediocre
Pros:Nothing besides the location
Cons:I had the absolute worst experience ever! I would never, not in a 100 hundred years recommend this place to anyone. I was arriving quite late, but didn’t think this was an issue as my reservation mentioned you could check-in 24/7. I got to the front door, but it was locked. There was a note that I should have received an email with an entrance code, so I went on their guest Wifi, but unfortunately no email. (The email only came through the day after... yay!) What I did find was another email of the reception to let me know that they charged my credit card. What for?! I wasn’t even there yet!Sure I could’ve guessed it was tourist tax, but still. There was no description, no nothing. There I was. Couldn’t enter and it was midnight. Luckily (?) another hostel guest let me in. Great... but I still had no clue in which room I was. I asked some people, nobody could help me out. “The reception closes at 10:30pm.” I started calling the phone number on the reservation. I called it 4 times, no one answer. Why have a phone number if you’re not planning on answering. Then I found another phone number via Google, same story. Then I left some messages via Facebook. Nothing. Not even the day after. No reply, no phone call back. Nothing! Is this even normal?! Basically if anything ever happens at this place, staff is unreachable and/or refuses to deal with it! Plus, everyone can freely walk in and out, because people let you in anyways?! It then took me another 30min to find someone that actually knew the late check-in keys are kept in the luggage storage. He went in and got my key. Note: this was another hostel guest! All good. I figured: I’m ok, I got inside, I’m in bed, let’s forget about this ordeal. The day after I’m outside all day. I come back at 10:30pm. My key card didn’t work. I couldn’t enter. Again. Same thing all over. Another guest let me in. Tried calling. I gave up after 1 try. Tried my key at my room, nothing. I had to knock until someone let me in. I was actually planning to have a drink, go out. I couldn’t because I couldn’t get back in. This hostel actually ruined my entire Saturday night. What a joke. On top of that, the lady that let me in, told me she had to let another guest in a few days before, because her key card also didn’t work. I’m all for making the world more digital, but please make sure your stuff works and there’s a back-up plan. I don’t think I’ve ever been as pissed as this. Also walls are as thin as paper. And don’t think people care about being quiet after 10pm. Seriously, customer service is unknown and the place is not safe. Do yourself a favor, maybe spend a few bucks more, but go somewhere else. Never coming back here. Update: tried filling a formal complaint through the booking site. Management was again unreachable. - Sorry, these guys are crooks. PLEASE, I beg you, go somewhere else.
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10.0 Excellent
Pros:The atmosphere in the hostel is really fantastic, the staff is friendly and helpful, the price is very reasonable, the rooms are very clean, and there are plenty of facilities like washing machine and dryer, breakfast available for purchase, billiard tables, food and drink and ice cream and a very nice patio with garden.
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7.7 Good
Pros:Location is great. Eight near the main station and a park. Appreciate the bike rental option.
Cons:Not enough cutlery. Staff was a bit stand-offish. As an American, I'm use to people in the service industry being more warm and friendly. Would have appreciated more information on what all was available. I learned while sitting on the toilet that there is a gym. Overall M the facility is nice and comfortable and I love the location. Would stay there again.

Location

Gempenstrasse 64, 4053 Basel, Basel-Stadt

What's nearby

  • Zoo Basel0.7 km
  • Fasnachts-Brunnen1.2 km
  • Schweizerisches Architekturmuseum1.2 km
  • Historisches Museum Basel1.3 km
  • Antikenmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig1.3 km
  • Kunstmuseum Basel1.4 km
  • Cartoonmuseum Basel1.5 km
  • Jüdisches Museum der Schweiz1.5 km
  • Basler Münster1.6 km
  • Münsterplatz1.6 km
  • Museum of Cultures Basel1.6 km
  • Naturhistorisches Museum Basel1.6 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 10:30

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Hyve Hostel Basel

  • Hyve Hostel Basel is located at Gempenstrasse 64, 1.5 km from the center of Basel. Zoo Basel is the closest landmark to Hyve Hostel Basel.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 10:30 at Hyve Hostel Basel.

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

  • Hyve Hostel Basel is 6.6 km from Basel EuroAirport Swiss.

  • No, pets are not allowed at Hyve Hostel Basel.

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Value for money

8.5

Distance to city center

1.5 km

Location rating

9.3

Nearest Airport

Basel EuroAirport Swiss

Distance to airport

6.6 km