In the heart of Europe - Family home in Basel, Switzerland

In the heart of Europe - Family home in Basel, Switzerland

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4 Bedrooms
Sleeps 5
2 Bathrooms
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Our home

Ours is a comfortable, semi-detached family house, arranged over 4 floors, on the outskirts of Basel with a beautiful view onto Jura Mountains. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, a sitting room with dining area, a modern kitchen with direct access to a sitting area with BBQ in the casually kept but pleasant garden. Quiet, safe community, mainly single houses. It takes 20 minutes to Basel's old town center by public transport.

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Who we are

  1. My husband and I are both chemists. He is into research, I am a teacher. Our daughter is 15, our son is 12 years old.
    We prefer our vacations with activity and leisure at balance, not too warm weather, outdoor opportunities and with something in for the children.

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Where is it?

Your neighbourhood

Basel is a beautiful historic Old Town with a mediaeval cathedral. The river Rhine is flowing right through the city. There is rich cultural life: a wide range of restaurants, excellent shopping, almost 40 museums, some of world renown, i.e. "Fondation Beyeler" and the "Kunstmuseum", theatres, countless galleries, music stages, and cinema screens. Basel offers nearly unlimited leisure opportunities like four outdoor pools, river beaches, various hiking trails in the surrounding countryside. At Three Countries Corner in Basel the borders of Switzerland, France and Germany come together: The Vosges mountain range for hiking, Alsace for gourmands (France) or the Black Forrest (Germany) are all just one hour away.

Day trips by train: Swiss Alps 90 min/Bern or Zurich 50 min./ Lucerne 60min. /Strasbourg-Colmar 90 min.
Daytrips by plane to most European Citys like Paris, Berlin, Rom, Barcelona, London, Vienna: As Basel Euro Airport is basis to the low cost airline Easyjet you can travel all Europe.

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