The Merchant

The Merchant

148 Washington Street, Salem, MA 01970, United States
+1 978 745 8100

based on 173 reviews

The Merchant
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About The Merchant

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Breakfast for free

Located near Salem Maritime National Historic Site, The Merchant features comfortable accommodation in a historic setting. Just a 10 minute stroll from Salem MBTA Rail Station, the inn offers guests an ideal base while visiting Salem.

The Merchant has 11 rooms offering all the necessities to ensure a comfortable stay.

Logan International Airport is less than a 35-minute drive from the inn. Located within a short walk are Bessie Monroe House and Peabody Essex Museum.

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Amenities at The Merchant

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Hairdryer
  • Express check-out

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge service
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Shared kitchen
  • Breakfast included


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Iron and ironing board


  • Alarm clock


  • Fireplace

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

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148 Washington Street, Salem, MA 01970

What's nearby

  • Downtown Salem District76 m
  • Witch History Museum170 m
  • Witch Dungeon Museum268 m
  • Witch House281 m
  • Salem Witch Trials Memorial300 m
  • Salem Toy Museum305 m
  • Peabody Essex Museum308 m
  • Salem Wax Museum323 m
  • Salem Witch Village327 m
  • Count Orlok's Nightmare Gallery344 m
  • National Park Service Salem Visitor Center384 m
  • New England Pirate Museum393 m



Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about The Merchant

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Average price (weeknight)

C$ 505
Cheapest month to stay with an average 2% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 2% rise in price.
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When to book a room at The Merchant

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Top tips for your stay at The Merchant

  • If you’re after a cheap room at The Merchant, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in April and July.
  • How long should you stay at The Merchant? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 5 days.

FAQs when booking at The Merchant

  • Where is The Merchant located?

    The Merchant is located at 148 Washington Street, 0.1 km from the centre of Salem. Downtown Salem District is the closest landmark to The Merchant.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Merchant?

    Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at The Merchant.

  • Does The Merchant offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Merchant offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is The Merchant from the airport?

    The Merchant is 7.2 km from Beverly. The Merchant is 19.5 km from Boston Logan Intl.

  • How does KAYAK find such great The Merchant hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The Merchant in Salem and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The Merchant and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The Merchant.

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Distance to downtown

0.1 km

Nearest Airport


Distance to airport

7.3 km