The Hotel Locanda is situated one minute walk from the Exposition-center.(Mustermesse). There, you find known expositions like Uhren- und Schmuckmesse (Watches and jewellery), die Schweizerische Mustermesse (MUBA=Basel exposition), the ARTs, die Baumesse (Buildings-Exposition) etc.
The city center is 10 min. walk away. Direct trams to the city center, Museums, the port of the Rhein, the Swiss and German station of Basel etc. There is also a carpark with 1400 places quite near to the hotel.