The three-star establishment of Hotel Alfa in Basel, Switzerland is a favorite with tourists due to its proximity to the beach, Basel Town, Old Town, and the Messe Basel fairground. The rooms include free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV, minibar with coffee machine, and a bathroom equipped with either a shower or bathtub. Guests may sample Swiss, French, and Italian cuisine from Gourmet, the on-site restaurant, which also offers meals for kids. As a run up to Basel Town, the hotel also has a mini-market on the premises. Italian, French, English, and German are spoken by the friendly staff. Parking is free and available on site.