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The Salem Waterfront Hotel & Suites

#2 of 2 Hotels in Salem
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225 Derby Street, Salem, MA 01970
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Salem, Massachusetts, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

As a Salem resident for 30 years I never needed to stay in a local hotel. After moving out of state and coming back for a visit, I chose to stay at the Waterfront because I had always heard good things. For a hotel that has thousands of international guests every year, I was not impressed. The lobby was lovely... More 

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TN
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45 reviews 45 reviews
22 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Enjoyed our stay and everything was wonderful! Cozy, beautiful rooms, clean, excellent restaurant on site. Walking distance to everything, very convenient. You can walk to downtown, shopping and restaurants. We will stay there again, definitely. Truly enjoyable! Highly recommend for couples, families or business travelers.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well placed, tidy. No complaints. Could get crowded and noisy. Breakfast - good eggs, potatoes and toast under $10. Close to some nice bars and restaurants. Off the beaten track and a good change from the big chains.

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Glenmont, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay. The hotel was in a great location with restaurants, coffee houses and attractions nearby. We never used our car during our stay but parking was available on the premises. The room was large, clean and comfortable and our eight year old really enjoyed the pool. We will definitely come back in the future.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Tommy, the house - keeping manager was beyond nice and helpful, and brought up a microwave and a refrigerator at our request. He also allowed us to check in three hours early. Very nice stay! Will stay there again the next time we are in Salem.

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Skaneateles, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I were very happy with the room the staff was so helpful with planning out are adventure in town. Will be coming back at end of August and staying here.... Highly recommend this Hotel over others in the area....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really glad I booked this hotel. It was clean, the room was nice and big, the staff were friendly, free wifi and parking and a great location (although, Salem is easily walkable so I'm sure any location is fine). The wifi was amazing - even managed to watch a movie and use Skype. They had a vending machine and ice... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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18 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night and enjoyed our stay. The hotel is fairly small, quiet and very clean. The room was fairly large and comfy. Parking and internet are both free. The front desk staff is terrific. It really isn't on the waterfront, but the location is very convienent to restaurants, downtown, the PEM, and the waterfront. There is a... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a fun Mother-Daughter weekend in Salem. Accomodations at Salem Waterfront Hotel and Suites were perfect. Our room was cozy, well-appointed, and very clean. Staff was very cordial and welcoming.The hotel is centrally located; we walked everywhere, spending a wonderful afternoon at the Peabody Essex Museum. Also strolled through Pickering Wharf, checked out the shops around town, and enjoyed several... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we stayed here on our wedding nite . it is a clean, quiet, hotel. we stayed in a wonderful king suite very spacious and comfortable. check in was quick and easy with comfirmation number. had a nice meal in regatta bar was hot and fast.

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