Basel’s hotels offer accommodation for every taste and need. From traditional top-of-the-line hotels to youth hostels, from highly modern design hotels to the family atmosphere of bed & breakfast accommodation, you’ll find what you are looking for.
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The following hotels, and some others, are within walking distance from the venue: Spalentor, zum Spalenbrunnen, Rochat, Bildungszentrum 21, Basel. Don't hesitate to book accommodation that is farther away. Public transport is convenient and reliable, and free for all hotel guests staying in the city of Basel! Bus and tram stops Universität and Spalentor are very close to the university (bus lines 30, 33 or 34, or tram line 3).

Your personal guest card (BaselCard) will be handed to you when you check in at your hotel. The attractive features of the BaselCard include free use of public transport, free surfing on the guest WiFi plus a 50% discount on admission to Basel’s museums, Basel Zoo, Theater Basel and much more.
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In Germany, the price level is generally lower than in Switzerland. If you want to look for accommodation in Germany, try to find a hotel near a tram stop of line #8 in Weil am Rhein, right across the border. From Weil am Rhein, Dreiländerbrücke, tram # 8 takes you within 15 minutes to Schifflände in Basel. Then it's a 7 minutes walk to the conference venue. If you have difficulties climbing stairs, bus # 34 takes you every 8 minutes from Schifflände to the University (2 stops). There is also an elevator.

Accommodation in France is also an option. Saint-Louis is some 3 km from the conference venue. There is a direct tram # 11 from Saint-Louis Grenze to Schifflände, or take bus # 4 (604) from Saint-Louis to Schifflände. From there it's a 7 minutes walk to the conference venue. If you have difficulties climbing stairs, bus # 34 takes you every 8 minutes from Schifflände to the University (2 stops). There is also an elevator.