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148 Washington St, Salem, MA 01970-3508 See on map
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

What a wonderful hotel! We appreciated everything about our stay: the way each of the three of you greeted and treated us throughout, the tasteful ways that the public areas and guest rooms are furnished, the excellent quality of the light breakfast you served us...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank michaelvF2165FQ
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed in room nr. 6, a king room facing the back of the building. Quiet and quaint. We absolutely loved our two nights there, smack in the middle of everything and still very quiet and calm. I loved the colorful decor,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Abbey H, Public Relations Manager at The MerchantResponded 19 July 2018

How great to hear that you and your husband so loved your quiet and quaint two-night stay with us in Salem! We love that you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay from the colorful decor to our ideal location and all that was found...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I stayed here and loved it. It is an eclectic design, in the common room and hallway, our room was more traditional in decor. We stayed in the George Washington Suite. It was spacious, well lit and very clean and comfortable, and...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank maureen s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to take a night away in Salem in January, and found this cozy but yet modern hotel. It was a beautiful old building with modern touches, and welcoming staff. We enjoyed the gas fireplace in the room, and had BYOB cocktails and some cheeses...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank TravelerTeam667
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved everything about the Merchant. We're familiar with Salem and the other local accommodations, and nothing comes close to what we experienced at the Merchant. We are an older couple who thoroughly enjoyed the fun, colorful decor, the beautiful, sparkling-clean room with fireplace, generous...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Our Salem boutique hotel offers an exquisite stay in the heart of historic Salem, Massachusetts, The Merchant is a stunning federal style building that once hosted President Washington. It now offers More luxurious guest rooms that retain much of the original woodwork and exquisite detail while offering the best of today's amenities. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$165 - US$321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Massachusetts > Salem
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$165 - US$321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Massachusetts > Salem
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vexagon
14 January 2017|
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Response from Amanda W | Property representative |
Thanks for checking in, it's always so much easier to make sure his is worked out in advance, so we can make your trip perfect for you! Some rooms are much more conducive to children than others. I would recommend calling... More
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travelingwoman45
25 February 2016|
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Response from KIKIg28 | Reviewed this property |
When we stayed at The Merchant, we were provided with a coupon to the nearby Front Street Cafe. It was a lovely experience with fresh, delicious food and a friendly staff. The Merchant *does* provide healthy snacks and... More
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sherrymm51
18 January 2016|
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Response from Amanda W | Property representative |
We do not allow pets at The Merchant, though we do have pet-friendly rooms at a few of our other Lark Hotels, namely Summercamp in Martha's Vineyard, The Hotel Portsmouth in NH, and Blue - Inn on the Beach on Plum Island in... More
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"Our room had three window seats, lots of nice natural light, and a view out on to the street. It was..."
maureens317
1 week ago
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"Rooms had lovely fireplaces, but no lifts."
TravelerTeam667
2 weeks ago
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"Each room has its own character but height for quiet and ground for access - obvious really."
gwenp107
2 weeks ago
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"Room #4 is upstairs, corner with a view"
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26 Nov 2018
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