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Clipper Ship Inn - Salem - Building
Free Wi-Fi
The Coach House - Salem - Bedroom
The Coach House
9.1 Wonderful
Free Wi-Fi
The Hotel Salem
8.4 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Hawthorne Hotel
8.9 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hampton Inn Salem Boston
8.9 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Four Seasons Hotel Boston
8.6 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Moxy Boston Downtown
8.1 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
The Westin Boston Seaport District
8.3 Very good
South Boston$446+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Kimpton Marlowe Hotel
8.4 Very good
East Cambridge$446+
Free Wi-Fi
Seaport Hotel Boston
8.9 Very good
South Boston$404+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

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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 hotels 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, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 30 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Salem hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Salem found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $248, while the most expensive was $456.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Salem for 2 days.
  • If you are looking to stay in the absolute nicest hotel available in the Salem area, a good choice would be the Salem Waterfront Hotel & Suites, which features a swimming pool and a fitness center for guests to use during their stay.
  • If you are bringing one of your four-legged friends along with you on your trip to Salem, a good hotel choice would be the Salem Inn which lets you bring pets of any size for an additional fee every night. If you leave your pet in a crate, it can get left unattended in the room.
  • If you would like to do some golfing while you are in Salem, you will find a couple of great courses just to the west of the city, including Gannon Municipal Golf Course. The Hampton Inn Salem offers a location quite close to this course and features amenities like a pool and parking for vehicles.
  • If you would like to get out and do a little bit of hiking during your vacation in Salem, a good spot to travel to is the Sring Pond Nature Trial, just to the west of Salem. The Homewood Suites Boston/Peabody Location is just a short drive from this hiking area and features a fitness center and free parking for vehicles.
  • If you are going to be traveling to Salem in June for the annual Salem Arts Festival, you will want a hotel that has a location very close to Old Town Hall. The Hotel Salem is quite close to this location and features an on-site bar as well as family hotel rooms.
  • Halloween is one of the most popular times of the year in Salem, Massachusetts, so some hotels are more popular around Halloween because they are said to be haunted. Add a little excitement to your trip to Salem by staying at a spooky hotel like the Coach House Inn. During this season, tourists can visit historic places like Phillips House or The House of the Seven Gables, both around 15min by bus from the hotel.
  • If you don’t have a car, you’ll be fine if you’re staying in downtown Salem. The downtown area is within walking distance of most attractions, including the Peabody Essex Museum, the Old Burying Point Cemetery, and the Salem Maritime National Historic Site. The Northey Street House Bed & Breakfast is on a quiet street but will put you close to downtown.
  • Salem is a suburb of Boston, thus many visitors bring their boats from Boston for a weekend getaway. If this is you, you’ll need somewhere to dock. Staying at the Salem Waterfront Hotels & Suites will provide you with access to marina parking for your boat.
  • There is limited free parking in downtown Salem. Therefore, if you’re staying in the heart of town and you have a car, choose a hotel that offers free parking. One option is the Stepping Stone Inn.
  • Salem has a lively nightlife. Some of these nightclubs, bars, and lounges are inside hotels. Book a room at one of these hotels to enjoy local draft beers, stylish cocktails, and great music within steps of your room. The Clipper Ship Inn is just one Salem hotel with a bar.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Salem

  • If I need to find a hotel that offers easy access to both Salem and Boston, what would be a good choice?

    The Holiday Inn & Suites Boston-Peabody has a location right at the intersection of Highway One and Interstate 95, thus offering quite easy access to both locations plus, it also features an indoor pool and a restaurant on site.

  • What would be a good choice for a business hotel in the Salem area?

    The Four Points by Sheraton Boston Logan Airport Revere is just a short drive to the south of Salem and features a free airport shuttle as well as a business center.

  • If I would like to stay in a hotel in Salem that would offer me easy public transportation access into the center of Boston, what would be a good choice?

    The Homewood Suites Boston/Peabody has a location right along Highway One, and a combination of the line number 436 bus and the Blue Line subway can have you into downtown Boston from this property in around 1h 45min.

  • If I am looking for a hotel that offers a great waterfront view, what would be a good choice?

    The Harbor Light Inn has a location in the Marblehead neighborhood just to the east of Salem and sits right adjacent to the Marblehead Harbor. This adult-only hotel features terraces and patios in the rooms as well as an outdoor pool.

  • Which hotels in Salem are closest to Salem State University?

    You’ll enjoy the convenience of being just over a mile from campus when you book a stay at Salem’s Hawthorne Hotel. This hotel offers free parking and onsite dining, and it's a proud member of the Historic Hotels of America.  

  • Are there any contemporary hotels in Salem?

    Although Salem is a historic city that has an old feel, there are a few contemporary hotels where you can get a hip vibe. The Hotel Salem is one such hotel. It's in the city center and features a rooftop terrace with views of the harbor. 

  • Do any hotels in Salem have kitchenettes?

    For your trip to Salem, you can book a room at the Salem Inn if you're looking for a kitchenette. Its family rooms in the Peabody House and West House come equipped with microwaves, toasters, coffee makers, and a separate dining space. 

  • What is a good hotel for a romantic getaway in Salem?

    The Merchant is a very romantic hotel in Salem. It offers many luxurious features such as large showers, bath tubs, city views, fireplaces, and gourmet meals. After sightseeing or having a romantic dinner at Pickering Wharf, you can come back to your room and cozy up to a warm fireplace with your significant other. 

  • What is a good hotel for large families in Salem?

    Apartments in Salem is a comfortable place for large families touring Salem, MA. It offers spacious 3-4 bedroom apartments with fully-equipped kitchens, dining rooms, and private balconies.

  • What are the best hotels near Downtown Salem District?

    Downtown Salem District being one of the most popular landmarks in Salem, many travelers enjoy staying close by. The Hotel Salem, Hawthorne Hotel and Hampton Inn Salem Boston are recommended hotels on KAYAK within walking distance.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Salem?

    The average price of a double room in Salem is $403 per night. In the last 3 days, KAYAK found great deals as cheap as $199 per night.

  • Which freebies do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Salem?

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Salem with free parking or free breakfast. Top-rated options with free free parking in Salem include The Merchant and The Coach House, while popular hotels with free breakfast in Salem include The Coach House and Hawthorne Hotel.

  • Which amenities do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Salem?

    The most sought-after amenity KAYAK users looked for in their hotel in Salem is: pet friendly.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Salem?

    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.

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Salem hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Salem that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include The Coach House, Hawthorne Hotel and Salem Waterfront Hotel & Suites.

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