- Basel-City - Capital: Basel - Population: 195962 - Surface (km²): 37 - Official Language: German with 40 museums, the epicurean cultural city offers the highest density of museums in the country. Basel has a beautiful old town, modern architecture and the Rhine, which encourages relaxation.
With its central location in the middle of the city right next to the exhibition centre, the easyHotel Basel is easily reached by all forms of public transport and has a characteristically attractive urban flair.
With its beautiful medieval old town centre, world famous carnival to rival any, and several world class art museums, Basel offers something for everyone. Visit the Romanesque Munster (Cathedral), relax with a coffee in one of the bars and cafés or use the city as a gateway to visit the Swiss Jura mountains, the neighbouring French region of Alsace and the German Black Forest.