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Hawthorne Hotel

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We have been guests at The Hawthorne a few times before. We are going again in Oct of this year, this time w/ hubbys' cousin and his wife from Scottland. We have returned, in part, because of the quality and CONSISTENCY of the food, COFFEE, and service levels. We hope that no unpleasnt changes will be in place secondary to... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My family and I booked this hotel with very short notice, through a travel website. And we were lucky to find a room, since the hotel had told us they were completely booked when we called earlier to inquire. Online, through a non-partner website, we were assigned a junior suite, which for our group of three included a king size... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely and conveniently located hotel in the centre of Salem. We were absolutely delighted when entering the hall and were pleased about our room whose bathroom was a little too small. Enjoyed our breakfast at the hotel restaurant.

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Fredericton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This beautiful hotel is centrally located in the heart of Salem. It offers a great location for those who wish to wish explore the richness of this historic city. The hotel has a tremendous restaurant on site and the value is superb.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 459 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was on my way up north and I stayed the night at this historic hotel in Salem and I'm so glad I did. Built in the European style - read compact bathrooms - in 1925, the lobby is a like an English stately home. There are two restaurants off the lobby, Tavern on the Green - a cosy English... More 

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New Baltimore, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hawthorne Hotel is absolutely the best hotel to stay at in Salem both for quality of service and location. The style, customer service, and cleanliness of the hotel is top drawer. Nat's restaurant in the hotel has excellent service and the freshest food. Our deluxe room with 1.5 bathrooms was perfect for four people. Parking is available which is... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

All the reviews tell a pretty accurate story about this classic hotel. Yes, the rooms are a little on the small size but that's expected in a hotel like this. Service was excellent at the front desk and they do have onsite parking which is plus for downtown Salem.

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed one night at this neat old hotel while visiting Salem, Mass. We got there early and the receptionist was very helpful and took our cell number so she could call when the room was ready. It was right in the heart of the city, within easy walking distance to everything. We enjoyed our stay, would recommend this to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to visit Salem again because of 2 great exhibits and the Peabody-Essex Museum. This hotel is only about a block from the museum and many of the tourist sites, so it could not be more convenient. We purchased a package deal advertised on their website, which includes admission for 2 to any two of 6 museums, 2 free... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have stayed here several times and each time has been a nice stay. The hotel is within walking distance to pretty much everything. The rooms are on the smaller side because of the age of the building. The rooms are clean and nice. The hotel is updated but maintains a lot of historical features. Fridges are available upon request.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Tavern on the Green
Tavern on the Green
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Nathaniel's
Nathaniel's
Cuisines: American, European, Gluten Free Options, Contemporary
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our historic Salem, Massachusetts hotel provides 93 rooms including 6 suites all individually furnished and tastefully appointed; ideal for business and leisure travelers to the Salem area. Our 4-room guest house, the Fidelia Bridges Guest House offers travelers a unique experience in an historic property while enjoying all the amenities of the Hawthorne Hotel. All rooms have flat-panel 32inch high-definition televisions, iPhone/pod/MP3 player docking stations, twice the number of "squishable" pillows, duvets, newly renovated bathrooms with granite sink surrounds. Guests receive complimentary bottled water, complimentary coffee and tea 24-hours per day, complimentary use of the local YMCA with two indoor swimming pools, as well as use of our on-site fitness room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hawthorne Hotel

Address: 18 Washington Sq, On Salem Common, Salem, MA 01970-4056
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Salem
Price Range: $144 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hawthorne Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 93
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