Hawthorne Hotel

18 Washington Sq. West, Salem, MA 01970 United States (USA)
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3.5 Star Suburban Hotel in Essex County
42.52275-70.89055
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4.5/5

Based on 2240 guest reviews

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  • Avg. Group Discount of 10.4%!
  • 89 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 6 floors
  • Hotel has 6 suites
  • Check in: 11:00 AM
  • Check out: 4:00 PM
  • Group friendly rating of 5.7/10
  • 6 meeting rooms in property

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Room Types

Check Rates1 Bdr Suite 1 King Bed Sep Lvg Area with Refrigerator Historic City Views Corner Room 375 Sq Ft
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Check Rates1 Double Bed
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Check Rates1 Double Bed Int View - Free WiFi Standing Shower 110 Sq Ft
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Check Rates1 King Bed
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Check Rates1 King Bed (Bishop)
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Check Rates1 King Bed Historic City View Full BathRoom - Free WiFi 160 Sq Ft
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Check Rates1 Queen Bd Int View Stnding Shower Free WiFi Luxury Linen Package 270 Sq Ft
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Check Rates1 Queen Bed
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Check Rates1 Queen Bed 1 Sofa Bed - Free WiFi Standing Shower Int View 270 Sq Ft
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Check Rates1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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Check Rates1 Queen Bed Historic City View Full Bath Free WiFi 140 Sq Ft
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Check Rates1 Queen Bed Pref View - Free WiFi Stnding Shower Lux Linen Package 250 Sq Ft
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds - Free WiFi Stnding Shower Int View 270 Sq Ft
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds 1 and A Half Bathrooms Historic Town View 310 Sq Ft
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds 2 Full Bathrooms Historic City Views Lux Linen Package 310 Sq Ft
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Deluxe Size Int View Lux Linen Package 310 Sq Ft
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Check Rates2 Queen Beds Full Bath Historic City View Sitting Area Luxury Linen Package 350 Sq Ft
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Check RatesCorporate Rate Large Room with 2 Queen Beds 1 Queen Sofa Bed and A Standing Shower Approx 310 Sq Ft
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Check RatesCorporate Rate Large Room with 2 Queen Beds and 2 Full Baths Bathtub Shower Combo Approx 300 Sq
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Check RatesCorporate Rate Large Room with 2 Queen Beds and A Bathtub Shower Combination Approx 310 Sq Ft
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Check RatesCorporate Rate Medium Size Room with A Queen Sized Bed and A Standing Shower Approx 280 Sq Ft
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Check RatesCorporate Rate Small Room with 2 Queen Beds and A Standing Shower Approx 270 Sq Ft
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Check RatesCorporate Rate Small Room with A King Sized Bed and A Bathtub Shower Combination Approx 150 Sq Ft
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Check RatesCorporate Rate Small Room with A Queen Sized Bed and A Bathtub Shower Combination Approx 130 Sq Ft
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Check RatesCorporate Rate Superior Guestroom with 1 Queen Bed and A Standing Shower Approx 200 Sq Ft
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Check RatesDeluxe Room 2 Queen Beds
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Check RatesDeluxe Room 2 Queen Beds (Derby)
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Check RatesLarge Room with 2 Queen Beds 1 Queen Sofa Bed and A Standing Shower Approx 310 Sq Ft
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Check RatesLarge Room with 2 Queen Beds A Bath and A Half Bathtub Shower Combo Approx 310 Sq
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Check RatesLarge Room with 2 Queen Beds and 2 Full Baths Bathtub Shower Combo Approx 300 Sq
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Check RatesLarge Room with 2 Queen Beds and A Bathtub Shower Combination Approx 310 Sq Ft
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Check RatesMedium Size Room with A Queen Sized Bed and A Standing Shower Approx 280 Sq Ft
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Check RatesOur Cozy Boutique Style Rooms Have 1 Double Bed and A Standing Shower Approx 100 Sq Ft
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Check RatesRoom (Alphonsa Boutique Style)
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Check RatesRoom (Deliverance Extra Large)
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Check RatesRoom 1 Double Bed
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Check RatesRoom 1 Queen Bed (Bertram)
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Check RatesRoom 1 Queen Bed (Cleveland)
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Check RatesRoom 1 Queen Bed with Sofa Bed (Collins)
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Check RatesRoom 1 Queen Bed with Sofa Bed (Collins) 1 Queen and 1 Sofa Bed
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Check RatesRoom 2 Queen Beds (Crowninshield)
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Check RatesRoom 2 Queen Beds (Derby)
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Check RatesSmall Room with 2 Queen Beds and A Standing Shower Approx 270 Sq Ft
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Check RatesSmall Room with A King Sized Bed and A Bathtub Shower Combination Approx 150 Sq Ft
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Check RatesSmall Room with A Queen Sized Bed and A Bathtub Shower Combination Approx 130 Sq Ft
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Check RatesStandard Rate Large Room with 2 Queen Beds 1 Queen Sofa Bed and A Standing Shower Approx 310 Sq Ft
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Check RatesStandard Rate Large Room with 2 Queen Beds and 2 Full Baths Bathtub Shower Combo Approx 300 Sq
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Check RatesStandard Rate Large Room with 2 Queen Beds and A Bathtub Shower Combination Approx 310 Sq Ft
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Check RatesStandard Rate Medium Size Room with A Queen Sized Bed and A Standing Shower Approx 280 Sq Ft
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Check RatesStandard Rate Our Cozy Boutique Style Rooms Have 1 Double Bed and A Standing Shower Approx 100 Sq Ft
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Check RatesStandard Rate Small Room with 2 Queen Beds and A Standing Shower Approx 270 Sq Ft
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Check RatesStandard Rate Small Room with A King Sized Bed and A Bathtub Shower Combination Approx 150 Sq Ft
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Check RatesStandard Rate Small Room with A Queen Sized Bed and A Bathtub Shower Combination Approx 130 Sq Ft
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Check RatesStandard Rate Superior Guestroom with 1 Queen Bed and A Standing Shower Approx 200 Sq Ft
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Check RatesStandard Room with 1 or 2 Beds
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Check RatesSuperior Guestroom with 1 Queen Bed and A Standing Shower Approx 200 Sq Ft
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Check RatesSuperior Room 1 Queen Bed (Cabot)
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Local Attractions

Salem Witch Museum, Peabody Essex Museum, House of the Seven Gables, Salem City Waterfront

Verified Reviews of Hawthorne Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Perfect"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
. comfortable room. friendly staff.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
27-Nov-2018 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Nov 21 to Thu Nov 22 2018 at a $204.00 average nightly rate.

Customer Reviews of Hawthorne Hotel

4.5 out of 5. Based on 2240 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Elegantly restored Federal style hotel in the heart of historic Salem. Member of the prestigious Historic Hotels of America. Full service hotel offering upscale restaurant and a cozy, fireplaced Tavern. Walking distance to all cultural sites, museums, shopping, waterfront, and commuter rail to Boston and points north. 89 individually furnished guestrooms and a 4 room Guest House on property. 7 function rooms including a Grand Ballroom with full Palladian windows overlooking the Salem Common. Award winning cuisine and service in our two restaurants: Nathaniel's and The Tavern. The North Shore's premier gathering spot for over 80 years.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 11:00 AM
Check Out: 4:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2017
Floors: 6
Rooms: 89
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 89
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 6
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 6 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 7126 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 250 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 11am-11:30p
Pool Info:
Hotel does not have a pool
Ownership: Independant hotel- 1 owner
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
72 hours
Nightly Parking: Free
Typical Group Deposit: 20%
Total Taxes: 11.70%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.25%
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 13.50%
Banquet Labor Fees: 6.50%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
We have a pet friendly floor on the 6th floor. Current pet fee is $25 per day.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV Channel: Showtime
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

16 miles north of Logan International Airport. One way taxi is $60.00 with tip.

Local Shuttle Info: Hotel does not have a shuttle service but can arrange for private transportation for guests

Breakfast Information

Complimentary coffee in the morning located in the lobbyComplimentary cider and lemonade in the afternnon

Parking Info

Complimentary parking located directly behind the hotel

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary in throughout the hotel

Group vs. Individual Rates at Hawthorne Hotel

Rate fluctuations of Hawthorne Hotel

The graph above is trends of room rates for both group/meeting quotes and the lowest online individual prices our system could find at the time the group/meeting bid was entered. The most competitive group or meeting displayed is 31.7% in the month of December 2018 and the highest average individual rate is $249 in the month of August 2019. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Hawthorne Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Hawthorne Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Hawthorne Hotel.

Feel free to use the Hawthorne Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Salem event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Grand Ballroom 83 x 33 x 18 2740200/----150--508017/14350350--
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Grand Ballroom

Our Ballroom is a gorgeous space for elegant weddings and large conferences; its expansive interior, 19-foot ceiling and magnificent Palladian windows overlook Salem Common, offering lovely, sweeping views in all seasons.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2740 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
83 x 33 x 18 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
25+
Columns:
0
Windows:
9
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Sophia's 37 x 34 x 11 126080/----50--4030--/--90100--
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Sophia's

Named after Nathaniel Hawthorne's wife, this elegant room has chandeliers and large windows on two sides. Easy access to the parking lot for bringing in displays and/or equipment. Located on the ground floor adjacent to Nathaniel's restaurant.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1260 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
37 x 34 x 11 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
25+
Columns:
0
Windows:
5
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Essex Room 39 x 22 x 8 86060/----40--3024--/--80100--
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Essex Room

Combine style and efficiency in this beautiful private space adjacent to an open mezzanine with casual seating. It's perfect for mid-sized social and business gatherings. Close to Pickman, Skylark and Hannah rooms. Mens and Ladies rooms located close by.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
860 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
39 x 22 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
16
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Pickman Room 26 x 15 x 9 39030/----20--1520--/--3030--
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Pickman Room

Elegant fireplaced room with a brass chandelier and brass sconces. Large windows overlooking Salem Common. Close to the Essex, Skylark and Hannah Rooms. Mens and Ladies rooms conveniently located nearby.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
390 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
26 x 15 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
8
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Skylark Room 23 x 12 x 10 27620/----15--1212--/--2020--
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Skylark Room

A Boardroom overlooking the main entrance to the hotel. Close to the Essex, Pickman and Hannah rooms. Ladies and Gents bathrooms cenveniently located nearby.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
276 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
23 x 12 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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The Library 66 x 35 x 7 160080/----40----30--/--80120--
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The Library

A larage L-shaped function room, located on the lower level with a nautical themed decor. The room is more informal with plenty of room for dancing and cocktails.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1600 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
66 x 35 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
14
Columns:
1
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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FAQs about Hawthorne Hotel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 4:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Hawthorne Hotel have?

There are 89 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Hawthorne Hotel?

Yes, they have 6 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Hawthorne Hotel?

Complimentary coffee in the morning located in the lobbyComplimentary cider and lemonade in the afternnon

What parking is available at Hawthorne Hotel?

Complimentary parking located directly behind the hotel Great parking, according to 96%.

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary in throughout the hotel

Can I get a AAA rate at Hawthorne Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Hawthorne Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there room service at Hawthorne Hotel?

Yes. Room service is perfect. Every guests reviewed were happy with the room service.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Are there good dining options at Hawthorne Hotel?

Excellent dining experience. Great dining experience. The majority of guests loved the dining experience.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. Wifi available. Free WiFi. Good wifi quality. Almost all guests said the wifi quality was great.

Is there a bar?

Yes. Good bar service. Lovely bar service, according to 92%.

Testimonials:

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"2 of the hotels that sent me bids actually took it upon themselves to call me directly. Which I really appreciated. I wanted to let you know that I think that you offer a wonderful service." L.C. - Charlotte, NC

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