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Days Inn Black Bear
Ranked #14 of 23 Hotels in Salem
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Reviewed 26 March 2014

You need to update your hotel. While it was better than a previous stay in one of your hotels (not this one), it still left a lot to be desired. Any Days Inn that I have stayed in in Canada has been far superior, the 2 we visited while on our holiday were smelly and very much in need of a total makeover. Check in clerks were very friendly and courteous, so it is not the staff.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 25 March 2014 via mobile

I mainly chose to stay here out of frugality and because they had an indoor pool. However, if I had to do it over again, I would have spent the extra $ to get a little nicer "hotel". The night employee was very friendly and helpful, especially since she had to come play "plumber" in our room because our toilet wouldn't flush. We ended up changing rooms because of it. In the next room, we experienced a small challenge with the shower drain, but since it was so late and we were all pretty tired, especially after dragging our suitcases up the stairs, then back down to the next room, I didn't want to mess around with reporting another issue. The only real amenities that we enjoyed here were the pool and spa, which were both surprisingly large and quite refreshing. We were pretty hungry after a couple hours of swimming, but we were afraid to leave our room at night because of the kinds of people who were hanging around the hotel and the parking lot. My cousin who lives near Salem says this is the "bad part" of town. Of course, she couldn't have told me that BEFORE I booked it! It was pretty noisy with the partying guests near us, as well as the noise from the freeway. Luckily, the heater in our room was also pretty loud, so it helped drown it out. The breakfast the next morning was free, but that was the only thing it had going for it. Plus, it was served in a separate building, which was quite a walk away from our room. My advice: spend the extra $10-$20 and stay elsewhere.

Stayed March 2014, travelled with family
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Reviewed 22 March 2014 via mobile

Horrible. Filthy broken doors. Noisy long term clients made this stay a visit to hell. Even had our car keyed possibly because the manager told them we complained and they saw what room we had. The staff told us they Dont use mops in bathrooms just quick wipe down with a towel. Seriously! Stay away from this one.

Stayed March 2014, travelled with family
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Property: Days Inn Black Bear
Address: 1600 Motor Ct NE, Salem, OR 97301-1801 (Formerly Days Inn Salem)
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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 Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #14 of 23 Hotels in Salem
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Days Inn Black Bear 2.5*
Number of rooms: 101
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Days Inn Black Bear has 101 rooms and offers a complimentary Full, Hot breakfast every morning. The friendly, helpful staff at the Days Inn is ready to ensure an enjoyable stay for guests traveling on both business and pleasure. Located near Interstate 5 in Salem, Oregon the hotel offers all of the amenities to make a guest feel right at home. Our property has a Indoor heated pool and sps, exercise facility and two saunas. A tennis court and playground are also on site. Free over-sized vehicle parking and guest laundry facilities are also available for your convenience. All of the rooms have microwaves and refrigerators as well as irons and ironing boards and hair dryers. All have access to premium cable channels including HBO and free wifi. Pets are welcome for a $11 a day pet fee. ... more   less 
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Days Inn Salem Hotel Salem
Best Western Salem
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