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GuestHouse Inn Salem

1812 West Main Street, Salem, IL 62881 (Formerly Days Inn Salem)
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We were on our way to Arkansas from Michigan and we called the hotel and they had a room for 4 adults and 2 dogs. The room was clean and a great price for the area. I would recommend this hotel to anyone who needs a clean place to lay your head for the night. The attached dennys and bar... More 

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Pat E, Manager at GuestHouse Inn Salem, responded to this review

We are so happy you choose to stay with us. Please keep us in mind if your travel plans ever bring you back this way. Thank you for your review. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Our family just needed a place to spend the night, and GuestHouse Inn was perfect. Floors, bathroom and linens were clean; beds were comfortable; the television works. The area feels safe & it's convenient to have the Denny's right next door. It was snowing, and we could walk from our room to the restaurant under awnings, keeping our baby dry.... More 

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Pat E, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Salem, responded to this review

We are so delighted that you choose to stay with us and would love for you to come see us again. Have a great day and Wonderful Holidays. More 

Virginia Beach, Virginia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I was skeptical of this motel after reading the two reviews that mention bedbugs, but decided to stop by anyway as the price was much lower than the two major chain motels nearby. We asked if we could see the room before staying there. We checked it out and it was VERY clean, but not modern or stylish at all.... More 

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Pat E, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Salem, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. If you ever travel this way again we hope you choose to stay with us. More 

Southaven, Mississippi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I was a little hesitant about booking a room at this motel because of the "bed bug" review but decided not to let one bad review sway me. The room was not only affordable but also very clean. If you are looking for a motel with the latest decor, you might want to skip this motel. As the other reviewer... More 

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Pat E, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Salem, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we're happy you enjoyed your stay. If your travel plans bring you this way again we hope you will choose to stay with us again. More 

Cleveland, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Traveled from out of state to Salem for a funeral - tub dirty, carpet old and dirty, bed actually pretty comfortable until I woke up the next morning with adut bed bugs crawling on me!!! When I called to tell them they just said, "OK, we'll give you a refund". They obviously knew they had bed bugs - did not... More 

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Pat E, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Salem, responded to this review

On behalf of Guesthouse Inn, I would like to thank you for taking time out of your busy day to fill out a review. I want to apologize to you for your experience at our hotel. On your housekeeping concerns we presented to the housekeeping staff as to what needs to be improved on. We do have an Exterminating Company... More 

Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
13 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

The room furnishings are a bit out dated.. however the bathroom has new tile.. overall the room was very clean and quiet. Plus the pool looked nice and inviting.. cute turtle sprinkler in kids section.

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Pat E, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Salem, responded to this review

On behalf of Guesthouse Inn, I would like to thank you for taking time out of your busy day to fill out a guest review. Thank you for your good review. Management More 

La Grange, KY
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

While this place is far from new, my room was clean and nicely furnished. Best rate in Salem--good wi-fi, free HBO. No free breakfast, but Denny's is attached, and very reasonable. I did not see or experience the problems cited by the one and two year old negative reviews.

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Pat E, General Manager at GuestHouse Inn Salem, responded to this review

On behalf of Guesthouse Inn, I would like to thank you for taking the time to fill out a guest review. Thank you for your good review. Guest Satisfaction,Great Service, and Cleanliness are very important to us. Management More 

Fort Campbell, Kentucky, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

I stayed her for 3 nights with my parents and two small kids for a reunion, the room smelled awful when we entered but aired it out and got some febreeze...the tub was not cleaned and I found a cockroach behind the bathroom door...every night I'd wake up sleeping on just the mattress because there were no fitted sheets, we... More 

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Birmingham, al
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2011

The price was good, the clerk, Exie, was a jewel, literally, and wonderful. The room was not clean, except for the bed and bathroom, It needed painting, dusting, the floor cleaned. The parking lot was not very clean, either. It didn't have adequate towels, but Exie got those and some coffee, and an ashtray. I didn't mention the room to... More 

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