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There are several hotels to choose from when visiting Salem
but be sure to make your reservations for October well in advance!
Devoted Halloween fans who annually make the pilgrimage to Salem in October book their rooms early,
typically as much as a year in advance. Hotels in the downtown area are listed below.


Salem Waterfront Hotel

225 Derby St. (978) 740-8788
Toll Free: 888-33-SALEM
Located right on the historic Pickering Wharf and within walking distance of downtown Salem, the Salem Waterfront Hotel is the perfect base for your next getaway, and offers all the luxuries and exquisite service of a metropolitan hotel.
Salem Waterfront Hotel


Hotel Hawthorne

18 Washington Square West – 978-744-4080 or 1-800-729-7829
One of the Historic Hotels of America, in the Salem Common Historic District, within walking distance to numerous historic sites and attractions.
Hotel Hawthorne

Hotel Salem

209 Essex St.  (978) 451-4950
 The Hotel Salem offers 44 bright, modern accommodations—from rooms, to spacious suites, to micro-rooms for the budget conscious. All rooms feature private baths, free WIFI, and a variety of other amenities.
The Hotel Salem

Hampton Inn

11 Dodge St. 1-877-461-1402.
We’re within walking distance of downtown attractions such as the Salem Witch Museum, Peabody Essex Museum, and House of Seven Gables. Salem’s downtown eclectic shops and restaurants are just minutes away and we’re only two miles from Winter Island/Waikiki Beach & Salem Willows. A hot breakfast with juices and smoothies is on us.
Hampton Inn

Merchant Hotel

148 Washington St.  (978) 745-8100
A chic, intimately-sized boutique hotel in the heart of downtown Salem. The Merchant offers large, luxurious guest rooms combining much of the original woodwork and exquisite detail with the best of today’s amenities — including heated bathroom floors, gas fireplaces, plush linens, USB charging outlets, LED Smart TVs with Apple TV. 
The Merchant Hotel


Salem Inn

7 Summer Street – 978-741-0680.
The Salem Inn combines the history and charm of Salem with the most modern amenities to keep you comfortable, with  working fireplaces in the guest rooms, beehive ovens in our cozy breakfast room and complimentary WiFi, breakfast and parking. Some rooms include jacuzzis and our family suites have equipped kitchenettes. The Salem Inn is pet and family-friendly.
The Salem Inn

Cove Hotel

40 Bridge St. (978) 955-7795
Welcome to the Cove at Salem, a modern boutique hotel with a twist, immersed in Salem’s rich local culture and community. Located in the heart of the historic Bridge Street Neck District, our 57-room boutique Salem hotel is a captivating blend of history and hospitality. Immerse yourself in Salem’s original settlings dating back to the 1630s,
all while being less than a mile from
Salem Common and the renowned
Salem Witch Museum.
The Cove Hotel