Contact details

Essential by Dorint Basel City Schönaustrasse 10 4058 Basel Schweiz

Phone: +41 61 6957-000 Fax: +41 61 6957-100 E-Mail: info.basel(at)

Overview map


Arrival by car

From Germany:

  • Coming from Karlsruhe, follow the A5 to the Weil am Rhein highway tollbooth
  • after crossing the border, take the first exit Messe/Badischer Bahnhof and leave the traffic circle at the second exit Zentrum Nord
  • follow the signs to Hotels an der Messe. At the traffic lights at the musical theater, turn left into Schönaustrasse
  • after 100 m you will find the Essential by Dorint Basel City on the right-hand side.

From Switzerland:

  • Leave the A2 at the Messe/Badischer Bahnhof exit.
  • Follow the road until the second set of traffic lights, then turn left into Maulbeerstrasse,
  • At the second junction turn right into Mattenstrasse and immediately left into Schönaustrasse. You will find the Essential by Dorint Basel City on the left-hand side.

Arrival by plane

The nearest airports are

  • Basel/Mulhouse/Freiburg (MLH/BSL/EAP) approx. 6.5 km

Sustainable alternatives

By bus

  • From the train station, take line 30 to the "Riehenring" stop. The hotel is 130 meters from the bus stop.

By train

  • From Germany, take the train to Basel Bad Bahnhof or Badischer Bahnhof, which is 900 m from the hotel.
  • Travelers from Switzerland should head for Basel SSB station, which is 3.3 km from the hotel.
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