The 4 Best Hotels in Basel

3rd January 2007 // By Zahra Al-Kateb

Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois


Les Trois Rois is one of Europe’s oldest city hotels and exudes the charm and elegance of a historic grand hotel.

It goes without saying that this luxury establishment offers everything its discerning guests are entitled to expect from a hotel in the five-star superior category. The Suite Les Trois Rois offers far more than you would expect. Two bedrooms, three bathrooms, a sitting room with two dining tables and a seating group in front of an open fireplace, as well as a TV and work corner. But that’s not all: You can also relax in your private open-air Jacuzzi and sauna, high above the rooftops of Basel’s old town.

Top Suite Suite les trois rois

Private Open-Air Jacuzzi / Suite Les Trois Rois

Number of rooms in suite: Three

Number of entrances to suite: One

Number of baths: Three, all in Art Deco style with separate bathtub and shower, floors with Ringgenberger limestone, under-floor heating, heated towel rails and steam-free mirrors.

Suite style: Neo-classical, with antique furniture and works of art.

Key selling points: Private open-air Jacuzzi and sauna on the rooftop, panoramic window over the river Rhine and the old town, sitting room with open fireplace, Bang & Olufsen flat-screen satellite TV, Bang & Olufsen DVD / CD player, internet access (LAN or WLAN), direct-dial telephone, fax connection, safe and refrigerated bar.

Number of suites in hotel: Six, including the Suite Les Trois Rois.

Special Services

The hotel houses seven event and conference rooms and one magnificent ballroom.

Awards & Ratings

  1. Five-star superior
  2. Two Michelin stars
  3. 18 Gault Millau points


Grand Hotel Bellevue, Gstaad, Switzerland




  • Square footage: 2,690
  • Nightly rate: $5,150

Cristina Bally, Chief Concierge

+41 61 260 5050

+41 61 260 5060

Blumenrain 8 | 4001 Basel