Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois          

 Blumenrain, 8 CH-4001 Basel − Switzerland

JP Moser stayed here!

Welcome to our hotel

The Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois lies at the very heart of the city of Basel. At the exact spot where, in the Middle Ages, the ships docked at the salt tower in order to transport that much sought-after product down the Rhine and out into the world. Discover Basel, the tri-border area and the charm of our region. Allow yourself to be pampered – to make your stay in our small cosmopolitan city unforgettable.

Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois

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The legend lives on

One of the oldest city hotels in Europe – founded in 1681 as an inn for gentlemen, rebuilt in 1844 as a Grand Hotel  – receives guests from all over the world. Such a tradition demands commitment – which we live out fully every day. Learn more about the history and people who are part of this tradition: Experience the living past.

A grand hotel, a proud past

Man has always been a traveller. Hospitality characterises our culture. So it is no wonder that it is in inns and hotels in particular that history lives on. The guestbook of the Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois reads like a who's who of world history. Empress Michiko of Japan, James Joyce and Pablo Picasso: were all guests for a while at our hotel.

Awards 

  • "Prix Villégiature Awards" best Hotel city terrace in Europe
  • Cheval Blanc by Peter Knogl, 3 stars in the Michelin Guide
  • Brasserie Les Trois Rois, 14 GaultMillau points
  • Luxury Lifestyle Magazine Readers’ Travel Awards Best Hotel in Europe

Hospitality is our vocation

Our employees, from more than 20 different countries are always here for you – attentively offering a first-class service with devotion and great attention to detail.

Tanja Wegmann, General Manager

Tanja Wegmann boasts a wealth of management experience in the international hospitality business and the luxury goods sector. After spells in Switzerland, Europe and Asia she worked for the Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois in Basel once before, from 2005 to 2009, initially as Resident Manager and, from March 2007 to April 2009, as General Manager. During that time she was instrumental in promoting the Basel establishment of long standing to the top flight of hotels in the Swiss hotel industry, following its refurbishment in 2006.

Fleurs de Rois

Floral magic in the heart of Basel. The Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois is being enriched with yet another fine jewel. Join us on a fascinating and sensual journey into a world of flowers at the Fleurs des Rois. Allow yourself to be enchanted and inspired by the sheer beauty, elegance and blaze of colours. We present our creations subtly and with skilled craftsmanship and fulfil your individual wishes with great dedication too. As well as our majestic classics, we have seasonal creations just waiting to be discovered by you. They would form a splendid backdrop to your daily life or for a special occasion.

 

Suite Les Trois Rois

This elegant and spacious art deco suite with 250 m² of living space is the very epitomy of elegant luxury: two bedrooms, three bathrooms, a cosy sitting room with a fireplace and two dining tables and a television and work space are all part of what it has to offer. The exclusive atmosphere is palpable throughout the suite – through to the outdoor jacuzzi on the roof terrace, which offers fresh perspectives with its panorama view over the city and the Rhine.

Your comfort is provided for with, among other things:

  • Feuerstein Essentials Switzerland amenities
  • Minibar with free-of-charge, non-alcoholic drinks, beer and snacks
  • Bang & Olufsen flat-screen television with satellite TV
  • Internet access (LAN or WLAN)
  • Direct dial phones and fax connection

Napoleon Suite

Napoléon Bonaparte never actually spent a night here – but this luxuriously appointed, lime-green suite with a view over the Rhine is reminiscent of the state banquet held in his honour at the old inn in 1797. The ceiling panel with its cloudy sky and the charming frescoes and stucco work transport you back to the Napoleonic era: It is in the corner salon in particular, with its painted medallions and gold-plated ornamentation, that you will be transported back in time (approx. 70 m²).

Your comfort is provided for with, among other things:

  • Feuerstein Essentials Switzerland amenities
  • Minibar with free-of-charge, non-alcoholic drinks, beer and snacks
  • Bang & Olufsen flat-screen television with satellite TV
  • Internet access (LAN or WLAN)
  • Direct dial phones and fax connection

Herzl Room

The Herzl room captivates its visitor with the unique charm of its décor and its history – for it was here that Theodor Herzl laid the foundation stone for the State of Israel during his stay in 1897. This simple yet fascinating junior room with a view over the Rhine has continued to bring inspiration and peace up to the present (approx. 22 m²).

Your comfort is provided for with, among other things:

  • Feuerstein Essentials Switzerland amenities
  • Minibar with free-of-charge, non-alcoholic drinks, beer and snacks
  • Bang & Olufsen flat-screen television with satellite TV
  • Internet access (LAN or WLAN)
  • Direct dial phones and fax connection

Suites

Your stay will become a very special experience in any of our hotel's six suites: A salon and a large bedroom await you. The spacious suite of rooms gives you plenty of space to allow your mind to drift and recover from daily life. When the weather is fine, you can enjoy the view over the Rhine and the city from your own terrace (approx. 70 m²).

Your comfort is provided for with, among other things:

  • Feuerstein Essentials Switzerland amenities
  • Minibar with free-of-charge, non-alcoholic drinks, beer and snacks
  • Bang & Olufsen flat-screen television with satellite TV
  • Internet access (LAN or WLAN)
  • Direct dial phones and fax connection

Junior Suites

Discreet luxury awaits you in our eleven spacious junior suites  – blue and red silk wall coverings and the spacious arrangement create a pleasant, peaceful atmosphere. Let your gaze sweep over the Rhine and the historic centre of Kleinbasel on the other side of the river and simply enjoy the fact that you are here (approx. 45 m²).

Your comfort is provided for with, among other things:

  • Feuerstein Essentials Switzerland amenities
  • Minibar with free-of-charge, non-alcoholic drinks, beer and snacks
  • Bang & Olufsen flat-screen television with satellite TV
  • Internet access (LAN or WLAN)
  • Direct dial phones and fax connection

Double Rooms

In our 43 spacious double rooms in classical or art deco style, modern forms harmonize with strong colours and luxurious materials. Decorative accents emphasize the combination of luxury and elegance. You can recover from daily life in peace here and gather new energy (approx. 32 m²).

Your comfort is provided for with, among other things:

  • Feuerstein Essentials Switzerland amenities
  • Minibar with free-of-charge, non-alcoholic drinks, beer and snacks
  • Bang & Olufsen flat-screen television with satellite TV
  • Internet access (LAN or WLAN)
  • Direct dial phones and fax connection

Double Rooms Art Deco

Our 43 spacious double rooms are decorated in the classicistic or art deco style. Varying touches of colour, plenty of daylight and warm interiors create a pleasant ambiance – you can recover in peace from daily life here and gather new energy (approx. 32 m²).

Your comfort is provided for with, among other things:

  • Feuerstein Essentials Switzerland amenities
  • Minibar with free-of-charge, non-alcoholic drinks, beer and snacks
  • Bang & Olufsen flat-screen television with satellite TV
  • Internet access (LAN or WLAN)
  • Direct dial phones and fax connection

Deluxe Junior Rooms

All the rooms are furnished in a pleasantly warm and comfortable manner and are suitable for people travelling alone or for two guests. You have a choice: you can relax in the historical ambience of this classical interior with a view over the Rhine or towards the historic centre of the city (approx. 22–25 m²).

Your comfort is provided for with, among other things:

  • Feuerstein Essentials Switzerland amenities
  • Minibar with free-of-charge, non-alcoholic drinks, beer and snacks
  • Bang & Olufsen flat-screen television with satellite TV
  • Internet access (LAN or WLAN)
  • Direct dial phones and fax connection

Junior Room

All the junior rooms (single rooms) are decorated in the neo classical style with classical furniture and objets d'art. This classicistic interior reflects the historical atmosphere of the hotel. A junior room in the Les Trois Rois is the optimal choice if you are travelling alone (approx. 19 m²).

Your comfort is provided for with, among other things:

  • Feuerstein Essentials Switzerland amenities
  • Minibar with free-of-charge, non-alcoholic drinks, beer and snacks
  • Bang & Olufsen flat-screen television with satellite TV
  • Internet access (LAN or WLAN)
  • Direct dial phones and fax connection

Meetings & Events

The magnificent Salle Belle Epoque and seven spacious meeting rooms offer the perfect setting for your private function or meetings with business partners. All the representative banquet conference rooms have a great deal of natural light and state-of-the-art technical equipment. We offer an individual and exclusive service precisely tailored to your needs. 

The Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois is the right place for your gathering, be it a family celebration or an international conference. If you so wish we will be happy to deal with all the organisation and stage your event from A to Z.

Conferences & Meetings

The magnificent Salle Belle Epoque and seven spacious meeting rooms offer the perfect setting for your meetings with business partners. All our representative conference rooms have a great deal of natural light and state-of-the-art technical equipment. We offer an individual and exclusive service precisely tailored to your needs. The Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois is the right place for your meeting!

Weddings and Celebrations 

The expertise and experience of our banquet team guarantee creativity and successful celebrations full of joy. Discuss what you want and leave the organisation to us. You can choose from a wide range of arrangements that will make your party unforgettable.

Highlights

There can be no experimenting with the organisation of your dream wedding – but pleasant surprises are certainly allowed. For example, the complimentary dinner for the bridal couple to try out their wedding breakfast menu which we offer for reservations of 50 guests or more. Or a stay at half price on the first day of your marriage (basis: daily price for the hotel room or suite) – including a bottle of champagne, fresh flowers and a small gift.

  • Professional flower arrangements from our in-house floristry
  • Grand piano for your own pianist or ours
  • Wedding cakes of all sorts and sizes from our confiserie
  • Transfer for you and your guests in a luxury limousine
  • Professional infrastructure with view over the Rhine

Our Venues

We have a wide range of venues meaning we can offer the perfect setting for any event. Our banquet team will advise you with the initial concept, assist you with the planning and pamper your guests on the day of the event itself in the manner of our hotel: so that your event at the Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois can release energy for innovative steps and also be remembered with pleasure.

Cheval Blanc

3 stars in the Guide Michelin, 19 GaultMillau points

Our Chef de Cuisine Peter Knogl awaits you in the Cheval Blanc with a symphony of aromas, colours and harmonious tastes. Ingeniously prepared from the best nature has to offer us. The team of the Cheval Blanc has earned a place among the 100 best restaurants in the world, thanks to their superb creations in which French haute cuisine is enriched with Mediterranean and Asian influences. Experience for yourself how wonderful and intense culinary delights can be!

Brasserie Les Trois Rois

Swiss and French brasserie specialties

In the Brasserie Les Trois Rois we serve you with Swiss and French brasserie specialties, with ingredients fresh from the market, which bear testimony to the richness of the regional produce. The richly varied and colourful menu bears witness to the consistent efforts of the team of Maitre d'hôtel Hervé Mahler and Executive Chef de Cuisine Pablo Löhle. Enjoy your lunch or dinner in our popular city restaurant – culinary delights and a view over the Rhine included.

Opening Hours

Breakfast
Monday to Friday from 6 am to 10.30 am
Saturday and Sunday from 7 am to 11 am

Open daily 
12 noon - 2 pm | 6 - 10.30 pm

Etiquette

Please feel completely at ease and welcome at our hotel! It is the guests in particular who imbue a 5-star Grand Hotel with its ambiance. Which is why we kindly request that you select a wardrobe with style and elegance – this is possible even without a suit or evening dress. At special events we would particularly appreciate it if you could contribute to the festive atmosphere with your attire.

Out of respect for our other guests we kindly ask that you switch off your mobile phones and refrain from smoking.

Restaurant Chez Donati

The essence of Italian cooking

Five minutes walk from the Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois, in the restaurant Chez Donati, you will find the essence of Italian cooking. The restaurant has been the top address for lovers of genuine Italianità for more than 60 years. A meeting place for gourmets and bon vivants, awarded 13 Gault Millau points.

Opening hours

Tuesday till Saturday 
11.30 am - 2 pm | 6.30 - 10 pm

Chez Donati will be closed on the following dates: February, 18 to 26, March 30 to April 2, May 10, July 1, to August 1 and December 23 to 26 Dezember 2018.

Etiquette

Please feel completely at ease and welcome at our hotel! It is the guests in particular who imbue a 5-star Grand Hotel with its ambiance. Which is why we kindly request that you select a wardrobe with style and elegance – this is possible even without a suit or evening dress. At special events we would particularly appreciate it if you could contribute to the festive atmosphere with your attire.

Out of respect for our other guests we kindly ask that you switch off your mobile phones and refrain from smoking.

Bar Les Trois Rois

Refined cocktails and delicate snacks

Discover our bar with its drinks subtly composed by chef de bar Thomas Huhn and exquisite canapés from our kitchen. Live piano music and the classic afternoon tea enhance the pleasant setting of this popular meeting place in the middle of Basel. The Swiss Bar of the Year 2015 and winner of the Mixology Bar Award 2015 awaits your visit!

Opening hours

The bar and lobby are open daily 
8.30 am - 1 am in the morning

Friday and Saturday 
till 2 am

Piano music, Tuesday to Saturday from 6 pm till midnight; Sundays from 3 pm to 6 pm.

Salon du Cigare

Welcomes aficionados with a selection of 155 cigars

The Salon du Cigare welcomes cigar aficionados to relaxed enjoyment and a peaceful end to the day in a cosy atmosphere with a view over the Rhine. It is situated on the lower ground floor of the Hotel Les Trois Rois and awaits you with an excellent selection of cigars as well as a wide choice from our bar menu and fine wines served by the glass. The wide range of cigars on offer, with 155 provenances, includes classics from Cuba and the Dominican Republic as well as insider's tips from unconventional countries of origin.

Opening hours

Daily 
From noon till midnight

Friday and Saturday
till 2 am in the morning

Sunday 
till 9 pm

NO CREDIT CARD NECESSARY


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Hotel: Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois

Address: Blumenrain, 8 CH-4001 Basel

Region: Basel-Stadt

Country: Switzerland

Official website: https://www.lestroisrois.com/en/

Telephone: +41 61 260 50 50

Fax: +41 61 260 50 60

Hotel email: info@lestroisrois.com

How to reach us

Directions

We provide a valet parking service for our overnight guests. This service costs CHF 40 per night.

By car

Your route to the Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois:

By train

Arriving by rail (SBB): from the SBB railway station with Tram no. 8 or 11 to the Schifflände stop.

Arriving by rail (Badischer Bahnhof): from the Badischer Bahnhof railway station with tram no. 6 to the Schifflände stop.

By plane

Arriving from the airport: from Basel EuroAirport to the SBB station by airport bus and then by tram.

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