Hawthorne Hotel


The historic Hawthorne Hotel, adjacent to the Common, boasts 89 rooms, including 6 suites. Ideal for business and leisure travelers to Boston and the North Shore, we offer complimentary on-site parking and are within walking distance to the MBTA train and Boston Harbor ferry. Our rooms offer local, hand-crafted Gardner Mattresses©, hypo-allergenic Beyond Down pillows, all-natural and organic Pharmacopia bath products and CubieTime alarm clocks with USB power outlets. Guests can enjoy complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, complimentary coffee, tea and newspapers in the Lobby, and free use of the local YMCA.

Built in 1925, the Hawthorne is a proud member of Historic Hotels of America and New England Inns & Resorts and is a certified Age-Friendly Salem business. Lobby restrooms and a number of guest rooms are handicapped accessible.

With a magnificent Grand Ballroom, two dining rooms and multiple private function rooms, the Hawthorne is also the perfect venue for a wedding, special event or meeting.

Groups welcome! Click here to learn more.

Soon-to-be-married? Learn more about weddings and functions here.


18 Washington Square West
Salem, MA

Public Health Guidelines

Physical distancing of 6’ or more required

Face coverings or masks required

Hand sanitizer or hand washing stations available

Reservations Recommended