Founded in 1026, this hotel is one of the oldest in Switzerland. With a view of the Rhine, the hotel maintains a sophisticated reputation and enjoys a central location, enabling easy access to all of Basel's sightseeing attractions. This luxury hotel affords 88 rooms and features a stunning restaurant with a romantic terrace as well as a stunning view of the Rhine and serves delicious French cuisine. The hotel also provides 24/hour room service, a laundry service, a car service, a currency exchange desk, a bar, business rooms, a coffee shop, complimentary newspapers, function rooms, a safe and a car park nearby. The exquisite rooms feature antique furniture and a plush sofa as well as an attractive bathroom. The rooms also include a telephone, satellite/ cable TV, beds for guests suffering from allergies, Internet access, a safe, an alarm clock, a hairdryer and a minibar. A hearty breakfast is on offer to guests each morning (added fee).