Seminar Location in Basel, Switzerland

The seminar is held in a cultural center called H95 Raum für Kultur, which also houses a small B&B and the owner’s painting studio.  It's a 10-minute walk to the Rhein riverside, and a 20-minute walk (7 mins. by tram) to Basel's historic city center.        

H95 Raum für Kultur
Horburgstrasse 95
4057 Basel Switzerland
+41 61 692 02 65

Nearest tram stop:  Line 14 Brombacherstrasse (2 minutes walk from studio).


Tourist Information

Nearest airports: EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg (BSL):  7.8km from studio. Zurich Airport (ZRH): 90km, 1h by car, 1h45 by train/tram.

Local milongas: see the Tango Calendar.

Basel Tourismus: a great resource about Basel highlights, events, accommodation, restaurants, nightlife, art and culture. 

Basel has over 40 galleries and museums

Explore Basel by bus or tram using the public transport system.  Hotels give guests a free Mobility Ticket.


Options for B&B and hotels

The studio is located in "Kleinbasel" and is within 10 minutes walking of the Rhein river.   The historic city or "Altstadt" is in Grossbasel on the opposite side of the river, about 20-30 minutes walking or 10 minutes by tram.  Getting around by foot, bicycle, bus and tram is easy and recommended! 

Germany and France are very nearby: you may find cheaper accommodation in St. Louis (FR), Huningue (FR) and Weil am Rhein (DE).  These cities across the border are about 10 minutes away by car and about 15-20 minutes by tram or bus.

Private accommodation with a local host may be available - contact us if you're interested.

B&B in H95 Raum für Kultur (in same house as studio)

Horburgstrasse 95, 4057 Basel
Claudia Roth  info@h95.ch  +41 61 692 02 65
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Double 50CHF/person/night with breakfast.
2 double and 1 single room with shared bath.
 

Hotel Dorint (4*)

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Schönaustrasse 10, 4058 Basel +41 61 6957 000
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650m from studio. From 48CHF/person.

Best Western Hotel Stücki Basel (3* Superior)

Badenstrasse 1, 4057 Basel +41 61 638 34 34
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1 km from studio.
Double room from 86 CHF, Single room from 82 CHF.

Contemporary Loft B&B

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Blauenstrasse 15, 4054 Basel +41 79 730 25 55
AirBnB | Direct booking for tangueros
4 km from studio, 15 minutes via tram. Special rate for seminar participants: 80 CHF for 1 person, 130 CHF for 2 people, including yummy breakfast.

Stylish Loft with Garden B&B

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Blauenstrasse 15, 4054 Basel +41 79 730 25 55
AirBnB | Direct booking for tangueros
4 km from studio, 15 minutes via tram. Special rate for seminar participants: 80 CHF/person, 130 CHF for 2 people, including yummy breakfast.

Other nearby B&Bs:

Check Airbnb: Basel Vacation Rentals & Short Term Rentals.  Private rooms in a shared apartment starting from 22€/night.  Entire apartments and studios with kitchens, etc.

B&B La vie en rose. Double from 130 CHF.  Single from 85 CHF.

De Bellis.  Double from 128 CHF.  Single from 72 CHF.

Casa Michele.  Double from 118 CHF. Single from 80 CHF.

B&B beim "Gare du Nord".  Double 120 CHF.  Single 80 CHF.

More hotels in Basel:

Most of the hotels in the city are between 10-20 minutes away by tram or bus.

The benefit of staying in a hotel is that you will get a free Mobility Ticket for public transportation!  If you like to ride a bike, ask if they have bikes available! 

Booking.com Basel has many options.  Double rooms from 69€.

Hotels in France

Adagio St. Louis

92 Avenue de Bâle
68300 Saint Louis, France
+33 3 89 91 10 00
2.4 km from studio, 20 min. by tram.
From 65€.
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Hotel Tivoli (3*)

15, av. de Bâle
F-68330 Huningue, France
3 km from studio.
Double room for 1-2 people from 80€.
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Hotels in Germany

Hotel Dreiländerbrücke (4*)

Hauptstraße 435
D-79576 Weil am Rhein, Germany
2.5km from studio, 15-20 min. by tram.
Double from 69€. Single from 54€.
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Hotel Maximilian (3*)

Hauptstraße 435
D-79576 Weil am Rhein, Germany
2.5km from studio, 15-20 min. by tram.
Double from 59€. Single from 44€.
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B&B Hotel Basel/Weil am Rhein (2*)

Zollstraße  14
D-79576  Weil am Rhein, Germany
2.3km from studio, 15 min. by tram.
Double from 62€.
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