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Top tips for finding Salem hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Salem, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Salem in February and January.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Salem if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 63 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Salem accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Salem found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $82, while the most expensive was $246.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Salem for 3 days.
If you would like to learn about Salem’s rich history, choose a hotel near the Salem Witch Museum, such as the Hawthorne Hotel located a two-minute walk away. The Salem Witch Museum contains life-size sets and exhibits that portray the infamous witch trials, as well as information on the history of witchcraft.
Planning on visiting Salem with your family? Select a hotel near the Salem Willows, an amusement park on the shore of the Danvers River that has an arcade, carousel, and a beach area. The Northey Street House is a charming choice that is only a 10-minute walk to the Salem Willows and a three-minute walk to the local train station.
To explore some of Salem’s natural scenery, book a hotel near Forest River Park, such as the Coach House Inn located four minutes’ walk away. Forest River Park is a large green space that is located right on the riverfront. It contains beaches, picnic areas, and a living-history museum, making it an interesting area to explore.
If you would like to stay in an area of Salem that features some of the city’s most famous architecture, select a hotel in the Charter Street Historic District, such as the Salem Waterfront Hotel & Suites. The Charter Street Historic District is the oldest area of the city and contains many popular sights, including several museums.
For travelers who are military-history enthusiasts, consider booking a hotel near Fort Lee, an old fort that was an important site of the American War for Independence and can now be visited by tourists. The Hotel Salem is only a 10-minute walk to the fort and is less than 10 minutes to the Salem Maritime National Historic Site.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Salem
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Salem. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
KAYAK users like staying at Best Western Plus Mill Creek Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites Salem and Shilo Inn Suites Salem when looking for a hotel in close proximity to Oregon State Fair & Exposition Center.
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Salem for as cheap as $68 in the last 3 days. The average price is $154.
The Merchant hotel is less than a five-minute walk to the Peabody Essex Museum and is in a brick building that dates back to the 18th century. The Salem Inn is an affordable choice that is an eight-minute walk to the Peabody Essex Museum and a seven-minute walk to the Salem Museum.
If you are interested in literature, select a hotel near the House of the Seven Gables, the property that inspired Hawthorne’s famous book that shares the same name. The Hawthorne Hotel is a classic choice that is only a five-minute walk to the house and a two-minute walk to the Salem Common at Washington Square.
The Salem Waterfront Hotel & Suites is an affordable choice that is only a three-minute walk from the Pickering Wharf Marina and has free on-site parking and shuttles to surrounding sites. The Northey Street House is an upscale choice that is only a six-minute walk to the Peabody Essex Museum and also has free parking.
The Clipper Ship Inn is a budget choice that is only a 10-minute walk to the Salem Witch Museum. It offers some rooms with views of the nearby Danvers River. The Lafayette Hotel is a 10-minute walk to the Witch Dungeon Museum and has rooms with views of the area’s charming red brick houses.
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Salem districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Salem city center.
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