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Howard Johnson Inn Salem

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Ranked #13 of 23 Hotels in Salem
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Boise, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I had never stayed at a Howard Johnson before, so thought I would try the one in Salem. Even though I arrived in Salem (Amtrak) hours before the check-in time of 2 p.m., I took a chance to see if the room was available. The manager said to come on over, and they found me a room with a king-size... More 

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Redondo Beach, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the HJ in Salem because we were there for my husband's brother's funeral. It is old, but it was clean and the bed and pillows were great. The continental breakfast was acceptable, and the owner very attentive and friendly.

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Medford, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was clean & quiet. Was easy to check-in, & looks secure (rooms are all indoors). Bathroom has mold in shower under mat which was lifting, & bed was extremely hard. T.V. worked well, coffee in room, & fridg. Parking is cramped.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is easy to access from the I5 or the airport, includes a good continental breakfast and rooms are neat and clean.

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is great, but during the night around 2:00am, someone (other guests or staffs?) standing in front of the lobby (next to our room) talking and smoking NON STOP......

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Burbank, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall an average stay, the hotel is older and has probably seen better days. The rooms are fairly small and as some of the other reviews have said there is a definite smell of old dank carpet. The front desk staff was friendly enough, the free breakfast was a plus. If you just need a place to sleep and are... More 

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