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Hawthorne Hotel

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Staten Island
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Beautiful Historic Hotel located in Salem, I couldn't have made a better choice, Best Oct trip for Halloween I did , I will return next year! Restaurants galore very good, nice shopping just a great trip all around

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HawthorneHotelGM, General Manager at Hawthorne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michaelnemo: Well, your review may have been brief you certainly touched on all that a visit to our historic hotel in Salem should be. We always love receiving reviews such as yours, and cannot wait to welcome you back again very soon. Sincerely, Juli Lederhaus General manager

Hudson, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 15 October 2014

I can't say enough about how wonderful our stay was! We stayed overnight Oct. 5th thru Oct. 6th. We had a very spacious wheelchair accessible room. From the time we booked the trip through leaving, (and having the maintenance personnel do an emergency repair on my son's wheelchair....THANK YOU BARRY!), we were treated with respect and dignity. The personnel couldn't...

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HawthorneHotelGM, General Manager at Hawthorne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tinaleo R: We cannot thank you enough for all the wonderful things you have to say in this review! We were certainly share this with our entire team, and we will make sure that Barry’s supervisor realizes just how much of a difference he made for your son. We do have two wheelchair accessible rooms in the hotel, and...

Albany, New York
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Nicely appointed rooms. Historic hotel in great location for tourists. We encountered a slight problem at check-in but the manager went above and beyond expectations to ensure we were happy. Front desk staff helpful and courteous. Tavern food was the best we had the weekend we were in Salem. Hot cider in the lobby as well as a lottery to...

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HawthorneHotelGM, General Manager at Hawthorne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michelle W: We love your review! You really demonstrate to future travelers exactly what the Hawthorne Hotel experience is really like. We clearly are human, and sometimes can make errors, but we believe that what is important how we resolve those kinds of issues that sets us apart. We are especially pleased that you enjoyed the food in the...

Broadview Heights, United States
Reviewed 14 October 2014

This hotel is not only full of history and stories, but the service is always hospitable. The staff welcomes you and has a wide variety of menu options for all hours of the day. The hotel is ideally located in the middle of Salem's history. You can spend the day out on the town and still be close enough to...

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Dear Carla A, Thank you so much for your perspective about historic significance of the Hawthorne Hotel and Salem, Massachusetts. We love it when our guests recognize the excellent service that we endeavor to provide to our guests. Our central location certainly makes a visit even more exceptional to the guests will stay with us. We appreciate you choosing our...

Noordwijk, The Netherlands
Reviewed 13 October 2014

We booked an economy room from the website of the hotel. At arrival the hotel looks beautiful from the outside and also the inside of the hotel (lobby and restaurants) looks charming. Staff at the reception is friendly and helpful. Hotel guests can park behind the hotel (parking is free) or at the parking accross the street. From the hotel...

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Dear Dutchtravel1970, We are pleased to read the nice things you wrote about us, and upset that there were things that we did have within our control that we did not address such as the room service trays in the hallways. We do have some very small rooms in the hotel, which are the same size as they were when...

Castleton On Hudson, New York
Reviewed 13 October 2014

I can't say enough good things about this hotel. From the time of check in to the time of check out the service is wonderful. The rooms are always clean and comfortable and I just love the feel this hotel gives you. It is very homey. Room service was wonderful and quick.

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HawthorneHotelGM, General Manager at Hawthorne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DBOUCH, Thank you so much for taking the time to write about our hotel. We sincerely appreciate hearing from our guests and learning their perspective. We are especially grateful that the cleanliness and the speed and efficiency of our Room Service were among the things that you enjoyed. Best, Juli Lederhaus General Manager

Whitinsville
Reviewed 13 October 2014

This was our third year staying at the Hawthorne in October. It was a wonderful stay as usual. The staff are very helpful and friendly and you can walk to everything in town. Plus the charm of the old hotel can't be beat.

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Dear Brook G, The highest compliment that our guests can pay to our hotel is when they return again and again. The fact that this is your third year staying with us in October speaks volumes about the quality of what we offer to our guests, especially in relationship to the value offered. We look forward to welcoming you back...

Peckville
Reviewed 13 October 2014

we booked the guest house. It was lovely and clean. We were able to really relax. The staff at the hotel was friendly and helpful, as well as always available. The were great with directions and the complimentary umbrella was a great perk, as it was pouring and we'd otherwise have needed to trudge through the rain to purchase a...

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HawthorneHotelGM, General Manager at Hawthorne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear KrempaskyHorn, Our guesthouse, the Fidelia Bridges Guest House is a much older property then the main building of the Hawthorne Hotel. It is always delightful when we read that our guests have enjoyed our stay there, because it takes a unique person to understand the special attributes of a home that is over 200 years old. We are also...

Colchester
Reviewed 13 October 2014

Had a great time...Can't wait to come back next October! Staff was great, as usual, and our room was very comfortable. we had some friends visit with us for the day on Saturday, and they were very impressed with The Hawthorne. Hot cider in the lobby is a particularly welcoming touch...Thank you!

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Dear Sheila R, Thank you so much for the kind comments. We think the highest compliment a guest can pay us is when they bring their friends along to enjoy the Hawthorne Hotel and when they show their friends all of the special things about our unique property. It often feels like the guests are treating our hotel as their...

Reviewed 13 October 2014 via mobile

Everything about my stay was top notch. Walking into the lobby with that instant vintage smell, the elevators, the super friendly front desk to the accountant that checked me out super early in the morning! The Tavern had great food.. Recommend chicken tenders, clam chowder, penne pasta! The cider was pretty great too! The rooms are small but when your...

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Dear MonsterTraveler53: What a nice review! We are so happy to hear from our guests who really “get” what we are all about at the historic Hawthorne Hotel. You are correct on every count, and I know future travelers will appreciate your specific recommendations about a visit to the Hawthorne Hotel and a meal in our comfy Tavern on the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Tavern on the Green
Tavern on the Green
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
Nathaniel's
Nathaniel's
Cuisines: American, European, Contemporary
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Breakfast Available
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 or Boston area. All of our rooms come standard with hand-crafted Gartner Mattress© beds, Hypo-allergenic Beyond Down pillows, all natural and organic Pharmacopia Bath products and CubieTime alarm clock with USB power outlets. Guests can enjoy complimentary parking; complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi throughout the hotel; complimentary lobby coffee and free use of the local YMCA. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hawthorne Hotel

Address: 18 Washington Sq, On Salem Common, Salem, MA 01970-4056
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Salem
Price Range: RM713 - RM1,043 (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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