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148 Washington St, Salem, MA 01970-3508 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Accessible rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today via mobile

I have wanted to visit Salem during the October Halloween festivities for years. This hotel is located in the heart of everything Salem. Restaurants, famous landmarks, shopping, etc is within a block and a few more. You can just sit in the front of the...More

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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

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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 via mobile

We loved our stay! The room and hotel was so lovely, the staff especially helpful and kind, breakfast was delicious with soft music playing in the background and the location was excellent! :) :)😀😀😀

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I just spent 3 nights here, and loved it! We can’t wait to come back. Perfect location but still set back from the road and quiet. Room was immaculate and they have the best and most helpful staff I’ve ever interacted with...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this hotel. The rooms were gorgeous, and the staff was warm and friendly. Booking.com messed up our reservation and the management went out of their way to rearrange things to accommodate us. The food was wonderful at breakfast. Bart from the front desk...More

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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 Amenities
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
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
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$187 - US$526 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Massachusetts > Salem
Hotel class
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$187 - US$526 (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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"We faced Washington Street, but traffic noise was negligible. Visitors should be cognizant that this is a..."
lordrob44
16 Sep 2018
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"Washington room was very nice. If street noise is an issue, might ask for a room on the back side (if they..."
jed54289
1 Aug 2018
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"We stayed in room 6, king bed, fireplace, heated floors in the bathroom."
48jenat
20 Jul 2018
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"We had a room on the 3rd floor at the back of the hotel and it was very quiet and comfortable"
861judyd
19 Apr 2018
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