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Salem Virginia Hotels & Motels

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The Salem center point is about the area of Roanoke College and 1 mile west of Salem Football Stadium.

From the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Roanoke River, the Salem area boasts some of the state's most sought-after natural beauty. Whether you're planning a challenging mountain hike, a lazy day alongside the river, or a visit to prestigious Roanoke College, Salem is your ideal destination. Find the right accommodations for your group, and start planning your Blue Ridge getaway. More from this guide...

Salem Hotels & Accommodations

Comfort Suites West Salem : 100 Wildwood Rd.
100 Wildwood Rd., Salem, VA 24153
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • 72 suites in hotel
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Super 8 by Wyndham Salem Va
300 Wildwood Rd., Salem, VA 24153
  • Low Cost property
Quality Inn - Salem
151 Wildwood Rd., Salem, VA 24153
  • Two star Highway property
  • Hotel has 50 rooms
  • Noisy heater
  • Great breakfast bar
Motel 6 Salem Va #8889 : 301 Wildwood Rd.
301 Wildwood Rd., Salem, VIRGINIA 24153
  • Low priced Suburban hotel
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Salem Hotel & Conference Center - Salem
1671 Skyview Rd., Salem, VA 24153
  • Cheap Highway hotel
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
Hampton Inn Salem - Salem
450 Litchell Rd., Salem, VA 24153
  • Three Star Highway property
  • 4 floors in property
Days Inn Salem
1535 East Main St., Salem, VA 24153
  • Cheap Suburban property
  • 3 floors in property
  • Minimum amenities
  • Room needs to be redecorated
Hampton Inn Salem East Electric Road
1886 Electric Rd., Salem, VA 24153
  • Midscale Mountain property
  • Check-in time: 3:00pm
Very Good 4.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Comfort Suites at Ridgewood Farms in Salem
2898 Keagy Rd., Salem, VA 24153
  • 3 star Suburban hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
Holiday Inn Express Salem Va
991 Russell Dr., Salem, VA 24153
  • Affordable Convention Center property
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
Baymont Inn & Suites
179 Sheraton Dr., Salem, VA 24153
  • 2 star Highway hotel
  • Gym is available on property
La Quinta Inn & Suite Salem / Roanoke by Wyndham
140 Sheraton Dr., Salem, VA 24153
  • Midscale Highway property
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • Great breakfast
  • Clean hotel facilities
Howard Johnson Roanoke / Airport
6520 Thrilane Rd., Roanoke, VA 24019 ~5.05 miles northeast of Salem
  • 2 star Airport hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • Room needs to be redecorated
  • Most guests said rooms were dirty
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Quality Inn Roanoke Airport : 6626 Thirlane Rd. Nw
6626 Thirlane Rd. Nw, Roanoke, VA 24019 Website ~5.06 miles northeast of Salem
  • 2 star Airport hotel
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • Most guests said rooms were dirty
  • Hotel staff helpful
Super 8 Roanoke
6616 Thirlane Rd., Roanoke, VA 24019 ~5.06 miles northeast of Salem
  • Cheap Airport hotel
  • 58 rooms in hotel
  • Near airport
  • For 93%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard
Knights Inn Roanoke Va in Roanoke
6510 Thirlane Rd., Roanoke, VA 24015 ~5.10 miles northeast of Salem
  • Cheap hotel
  • Hotel has 54 rooms
Courtyard Roanoke in Roanoke
3301 Ordway Dr., Roanoke, VA 24017 ~5.14 miles east of Salem
  • Midscale Airport hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Very quiet
  • New facilities
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Motel 6 Roanoke Va #4824 in Roanoke
6621 Thirlane Rd., Roanoke, VIRGINIA 24019 ~5.15 miles northeast of Salem
  • Low-priced hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
Residence Inn by Marriott Roanoke in Roanoke
3305 Ordway Dr. Nw, Roanoke, VA 24017 ~5.18 miles east of Salem
  • Midscale Airport property
  • Hotel has 79 suites
  • The only downfall is that WiFi
  • Hotel room was up to date
Holiday Inn Tanglewood Roanoke : 4468 Starkey Rd. Sw
4468 Starkey Rd. Sw, Roanoke, VA 24018 Website ~5.20 miles south of Salem
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • 5 floors in hotel
Holiday Inn Roanoke Valley View - Roanoke
3315 Ordway Dr., Roanoke, VA 24017 ~5.22 miles east of Salem
  • 3-star Airport property
  • Hotel has 5 floors
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Extended Stay America Roanoke Airport
2705 Frontage Rd., Roanoke, VA 24017 ~5.24 miles northeast of Salem
  • 2 star Airport property
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • Most guests were unsatisfied with the kitchenette
  • Right on major highway
Sheraton Roanoke Hotel & Conference Center
2801 Hershberger Rd., Roanoke, VA 24017 ~5.28 miles east of Salem
  • 4 star Airport hotel
  • Gym is available on property
Airport Plaza Hotel
3695 Thirlane Rd. N.w., Roanoke, VA 24019 ~5.38 miles east of Salem
  • Inexpensive Airport hotel
  • 5 floors in property
  • Most guests said the bathroom was dirty
  • Most guests complained about the bathroom
Best Western Plus Inn at Valley View : 5050 Valley View Blvd. Nw
5050 Valley View Blvd. Nw, Roanoke, VA 24012-2038 ~5.65 miles east of Salem
  • Mid-scale Airport hotel
  • Airport shuttle available
  • Most guests said rooms were clean
  • Atmosphere could be friendlier
Very Good 4.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
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Bar Chart: Upcoming 20 Days of Salem Hotel Rates

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Salem, VA discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Salem hotel for each day and each star rating category.

When to Visit Salem, VA

The Salem area experiences four different seasons each year, and chances are you'll find something to appreciate no matter when you visit. In July and August, highs usually reach the upper 80s or low 90s, while winter temperatures usually top out in the upper 40s.

Salem experiences about 210 sunny days each year, and rainfall is relatively constant throughout the year. May and July tend to be the rainiest months, however, with about 4 inches of precipitation each.

Plan your visit around some of Salem's popular annual events, and you're sure to have a great time. The Salem Fair is Virginia's largest fair, and it attracts crowds from late June through early July. Have a blast on the carnival rides, tour the agricultural and livestock competitions, check out the live music and magic shows, and sample the fair food.

In September, Olde Salem Days welcomes hundreds of artists and crafters to downtown Salem for a big, old-fashioned street fair. In October, the Blue Ridge Folklife Festival is a must for music lovers, history buffs, and families looking to take a step back in time.

Need an excuse to get out and explore the great outdoors? Stop by the GO Outside Festival, which includes a weekend of outdoor recreation, gear demo stations, craft beer samples, and tons more family friendly fun. If craft beer is up your alley, don't miss Microfestivus, which welcomes almost 60 brewers to the Roanoke area for beer tastings and local food.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Salem, VA:

seasonality of hotel rates in Salem

Averate Rates by Star Rating

Below we've posted 3 graphs displaying average rate patterns by star rating class in Salem, VA. Analyze these charts to determine the best time to make a reservation in Salem for any future trips.

Luxury Hotels in Salem, VA

4 Star Average Prices: $86.47

Treat yourself to an upscale stay at one of Salem's high-end hotels, or live it up at a true luxury hotel in Roanoke.

When only a spacious suite will do, plan your stay at the Comfort Suites Salem. Previous guests have appreciated this hotel's convenient location near the Salem Civic Center, as well as its long list of amenities. All guest rooms include free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs with cable programming, and workspaces. Go for a swim in the year-round indoor pool, have a soak in the spa tub, or relax in the sauna. In the morning, enjoy waffles, eggs, coffee, and more at the complimentary breakfast buffet.

In nearby Roanoke, the Cambria Hotel and Suites offers modern rooms with plenty of space for the whole family. Relax on the sofa bed, catch a movie on the LCD TV, and plan your weekend using the hotel's free Wi-Fi. Get a great night's sleep on the pillowtop bed, and wake up refreshed. Clean up with the hotel's designer toiletries, and have breakfast at the hotel restaurant before heading out for a day of sightseeing.

Located in the heart of Roanoke, The Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center, Curio Collection is one of the city's most upscale hotels. Book your stay here, and you'll be steps from the Center in the Square, the Art Museum of Western Virginia, and the Harrison Museum of African-American Culture. Along with well-appointed rooms, the hotel features a seasonal outdoor pool, on-site spa services, two restaurants, and a complimentary area shuttle. With 63,000 square feet of event space, the Hotel Roanoke can host functions of all sizes.

Best Budget-Friendly Hotels in Salem, VA

3 Star Average Prices: $104.39

Save big by booking the top-rated budget accommodations in the Salem area.

If you're looking for an affordable spot to stretch out in the suburbs, set your sights on the Howard Johnson Inn and Conference Center Salem. Located on the west side of town, this hotel is convenient to Interstate 81 and Roanoke College. Rooms have all the basics you expect, like minifridges, microwaves, cable TV, and free wireless internet access. Squeeze in a workout at the hotel gym, and go for a swim in the seasonal outdoor pool. Dig into the complimentary Rise and Dine breakfast, which includes coffee, juice, and pastries.

Book your stay at the Days Inn Salem, and you'll be minutes from the Salem Memorial Baseball Stadium and the Salem Civic Center. All 70 guest rooms include essentials like minifridges, microwaves, and coffee makers, so you'll always have your go-to snacks and beverages at your fingertips. In the morning, hit the gym before indulging in the free continental breakfast. Business travelers will appreciate the Days Inn's business center, and the hotel's free on-site parking offers added convenience for travelers of all kinds.

Looking for a quiet suburban hotel in the Salem area? Book a double or king room at the Stay at Inn, located on the southwest side of town. All rooms include free Wi-Fi connections, cable programming, minifridges, and microwaves. Rollaway beds are available for a $10 surcharge, and pets are allowed for a fee of $10 per pet per night. Be sure to call ahead to reserve a pet-friendly room if you plan to bring your furry friends along.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Salem

2 Star Average Prices: $69.84

2 Star Hotel Prices in Salem

Best Hotel Discounts in Salem, VA

When you apply standard hotel discounts to your rate, you'll save even more on your stay in the Salem area. For example, AAA members save at the Super 8 Salem VA and the Days Inn Salem.

AARP members and senior travelers get an average of 10 percent off standard room rates at the Quality Inn Salem and the Baymont Inn & Suites Salem Roanoke Area. Government employees and members of the military get guaranteed low rates at the Comfort Suites Salem and the Howard Johnson Inn and Conference Center Salem.

Best Value Options in Salem, VA

You'll find the ideal balance of amenities, size, and price at these best-value options in Salem.

Stay at the Super 8 Salem VA, and you'll be on the city's west side near the Moyers Sports Complex and the Salem Civic Center. Choose from double, queen, or king standard rooms, and enjoy basics like flat-screen TVs with cable programming, free wireless internet access, and coffee makers. Start your day right with a complimentary continental breakfast, and take advantage of the free on-site parking to get even more value from your stay in Salem.

With its location right off Interstate 81, the Quality Inn Salem offers convenient accommodations for guests looking to explore the Blue Ridge area. All 50 guest rooms at the Quality Inn include minifridges, coffee makers, and microwaves for your convenience. Wireless internet access is free in all rooms, and with the hotel's cable programming, you won't miss a minute of your favorite shows. Indulge in a complimentary buffet breakfast in the morning, and take a dip in the outdoor pool on a hot summer afternoon. You'll always find free coffee in the lobby area, and the hotel offers free parking for all types of vehicles.

If you need a little extra space, you can't go wrong at the Baymont Inn & Suites Salem Roanoke Area, located on Salem's northeast side. Choose from standard rooms or suites, and look forward to amenities like private balconies, microwaves, and minifridges. Use the free Wi-Fi to plan your day in Salem, and hit the gym or the seasonal outdoor pool to stay in shape. Fuel up at the complimentary breakfast buffet before starting your day. Book the Baymont Inn & Suites' 3,500 square feet of event space for a small- or medium-sized function.

Just east of Salem, the Sleep Inn Tanglewood is convenient to Tanglewood Mall, Virginia Western Community College, and Roanoke City Hall. This midrange hotel has 70 well-appointed rooms with essentials like workspaces, microwaves, minifridges, and free Wi-Fi. Head over to the nearby gym to fit in a workout, or stop by the hotel's business center to catch up on work. Don't miss the Sleep Inn's complimentary breakfast buffet in the morning.

Can’t-Miss Attractions in Salem, VA

For a cool spot along the Roanoke River, make your way to Salem's Riverside Park. Bring your gear and take advantage of the park's fishing access, or get grilling and enjoy a meal al fresco. Not far away, Longwood Park is another family friendly spot and is ideal for outdoor gatherings. Spend the morning swinging, sliding, and climbing, and then sit down to lunch under one of the picnic shelters.

Music fans, animal lovers, sports buffs, and car enthusiasts are bound to find a full calendar of events at Salem's major event spaces. The Salem Civic Center hosts concerts, car shows, and dog shows, while the Salem Stadium and the LewisGale Field hold sporting events and large musical performances.

When you're ready to get out and explore, there's no better destination than the Blue Ridge Mountains. Just a short drive west of Salem, this range is home to the stunning Blue Ridge Parkway, part of the Appalachian Trail, and plenty of hiking trails and scenic overlooks.

Whether you're looking for outdoor adventures or a relaxing place to get away from it all, make Salem's Blue Ridge Country your destination.

FAQs about hotels in Salem

What are the top reviewed hotels in Salem?

Hampton Inn Salem, Hampton Inn Salem East Electric Road and Holiday Inn Express Salem Va are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the upper-end hotels in Salem?

Sheraton Roanoke Hotel & Conference Center, The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center and Comfort Suites West Salem are the top 3 luxury hotels near Salem city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Salem?

Comfort Suites West Salem, Super 8 by Wyndham Salem Va, and Quality Inn are the properties closest to Salem city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Salem cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Salem can be as cheap as $69.84 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Salem cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Salem has been $104.39 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a high-end hotel in Salem cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Salem has been $86.47 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Salem?

The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center, Airport Plaza Hotel and Overland Drive are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Marriott hotels in Salem?

Residence Inn by Marriott Roanoke, Springhill Suites Roanoke by Marriott and Courtyard Roanoke are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Salem?

Mainstay Suites, Comfort Inn Airport and Comfort Inn Troutville are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best IHG hotels in Salem?

Holiday Inn Express Salem Va, Holiday Inn Express and Holiday Inn Tanglewood Roanoke are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What did travelers think of the city of Salem?

Below are reviews of the city of Salem, VA from an actual visitor's perspective.

Score 4.0 / 5

Wedding in Catawba - beautiful area!

Frank B., from 29-Oct-2019
"Historic and Quaint "
Score 4.0 / 5

Salem is a city of about 25,000 located in the Roanoke Valley of Virginia. It has many historical homes, quaint shops, good restaurants and is home for one of the finest schools in the country, Roanoke College. The Roanoke River flows through the city and the rest of the valley with a greenway for walking, biking and access to fishing and canoeing. There are many any other attractions, events, restaurants, colleges and universities, parks, etc. in the Roanoke Valley.

Michael S., from 27-Aug-2018
"Great Stay!"
Score 5.0 / 5

Clean, quiet, and that small town feeling.

Kelvin C A., from 26-Feb-2018
The average traveler rating of the city of Salem, VA shown above is 4.3 out of 5 based on 3 reviews
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