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Residence Inn Salem
Ranked #8 of 23 Hotels in Salem
Certificate of Excellence
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Everything it should be.”
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Great staff, very friendly and happy to help. The room was clean, stylish, and comfortable. It was very hot the day I was there and I thought the pitcher was a nice touch. It was nice to have a pitcher of ice water on hand. The water pressure in the shower was great, always important to me.

  • Stayed August 2014, travelled solo
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Michael S, General Manager at Residence Inn Salem, responded to this review, 18 August 2014
Dear valued guest,
Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are happy that you enjoyed the amenities that you mentioned. Thank you for staying with us.
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Moorhead, Minnesota
1 review
Reviewed 30 July 2014 via mobile

Pool/fitness center is open 24 hours. Great, friendly staff. Very comfortable rooms. Property is kept clean. Overall a great experience!

Special props to Tim (Front Desk/Manager on Duty). A class act & a true gentleman. One of a kind guy! Treats every guest like they were his favorite check-in that day!

Stayed July 2014, travelled on business
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Michael S, General Manager at Residence Inn Salem, responded to this review, 9 August 2014
We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for your great words about Tim. Thank you for the great feedback.
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Los Angeles, California
1 review
Reviewed 13 July 2014

We arrived quite late in the evening to check in and Tim was so helpful in securing another room for the rest of the family, using my points. He even personally delivered to our room a pair of sunglasses that he found, which my sister in law had dropped somewhere in the lobby. Mackenzie always have that smile every time you pass by the front desk. She never failed to acknowledge my presence and has been very accommodating all throughout our stay. Both Tim and Mackenzie are wonderful employees and great assets to the company and will surely make your stay at this hotel to be very pleasant.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
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Thank Lorina C
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Michael S, General Manager at Residence Inn Salem, responded to this review, 15 July 2014
Thank you so much for your kind words about our wonderful front desk staff. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us.
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Seattle, Washington
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 11 July 2014

Marriott Rewards used to be a good program, but now there is no benefit - there is no more priority registration for members - all you get are constant credit card solicitations. Probably because the economy has picked up. I will have to find another reward program that really offers something other than junk mail.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled on business
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Thank Elizabeth N
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Michael S, General Manager at Residence Inn Salem, responded to this review, 12 July 2014
Dear reviewer,
We are sorry that we were sold out when you needed a room yesterday and that we couldn't accommodate you. We appreciate your loyalty to Marriott and one of your benefits is that they do offer priority reservations if booked two days prior to the arrival date. We hope to better serve you in the future. If you would like to disable the e-mail you may call them at 801-468-4000 to have them not send you any further e-mails. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
All the best,
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Silver Spring, Maryland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Our recent stay at the Salem Residence Inn was superb. We stayed several nights, and the front desk staff were uniformly friendly and helpful. Particularly noteworthy is McKenzie, who helped us out by cheerfully cooking our frozen pizza for us (after we discovered there was no conventional oven in our room).

The only disappointment at the hotel is that the fitness center is so small, and consequently lacks a stationary bicycle.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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Michael S, General Manager at Residence Inn Salem, responded to this review, 9 July 2014
Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We appreciate your kind words about Mckenzie. We will be sure to let her know.
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Seattle, Washington
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 June 2014

I travel quite a bit and have several options of lodging to choose from. But, the reason I choose to stay at the Residence Inn, Salem is mainly due to outstanding hospitality and friendliness of the staff.
The one person that mostly brings me back is Russell - with his friendly smile, greeting, and outstanding attitude! Russell is the host for the Manager's Reception. He always has something to share (cookies at 8:30pm:), a friendly story, and just the family like attitude.
This Residence Inn is my "to stay at" location recommendation - just to meet Russell and enjoy his company... and cookies!
The easy location is also a bonus!

Room Tip: High floor and away from the freeway side.
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  • Stayed June 2014, travelled on business
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Thank sswise77
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Michael S, General Manager at Residence Inn Salem, responded to this review, 19 June 2014
Thank you for honoring Russell in your review of our hotel. We are blessed with employees such as him. It is truly the staff that enhance the hospitality experience while staying here at the Salem Residence Inn by Marriott. Thank you for your kind words.
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2014

My wife and I were attending a graduation in Corvalis but found all the hotels filled or grossly over priced so we decided to stay in Salem and found this Residence Inn.

The hotel was very good. It was clean. The breakfast was excellent. There was plenty of food, and it was tasty, even for those who woke late. The indoor spa and pool were nice although a little TLC is needed.

The room was very nice. Very clean, comfortable and spacious . It was set up like most Residence Inns with it's own kitchen, refrigerator, stove, microwave, etc.

The location was great , about 1/2 mile from I5 but no road noise at all. The hotel is hard to find as it is off the main street but behind other buildings with poor signage.

I probably would have given this 4 stars only, but the clerk who helped us each day, Mckenzie, was simply outstanding. She was extremely efficient, friendly, quick and knowledgeable. She was the best clerk I has seen at any hotel I have ever stayed at including $3000/night resorts.

This is a good value. I was pleased with the experience.

  • Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
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Michael S, General Manager at Residence Inn Salem, responded to this review, 19 June 2014
Thank you for your comprehensive review or our hotel. We are happy that we were able to accommodate you here in spite of not being able to be closer to the graduation venue there in Corvallis.
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Property: Residence Inn Salem
Address: 640 Hawthorne Ave SE, Salem, OR 97301-5096
Region: United States > Oregon > Salem
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in Salem
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Salem 3*
Number of rooms: 90
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Our extended stay Salem, Oregon hotel keeps you connected with free Wi-Fi and expanded cable Stay productive at your large, well-lit desk with convenient outlets and our business center Fully furnished kitchens with full-size appliances, cookware, dinnerware and utensils New bedding collection includes luxurious cotton linens, designer covers and fluffier pillows One of the only pet friendly hotels in Salem, Oregon; $100 non-refundable sanitation fee One and two-bedroom suites at the Residence Inn Hotel in Salem, OR are ideal for groups or families ... more   less 
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