Howard Johnson Inn Salem

2250 Mission Street Southeast97302SalemUSA
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About Howard Johnson Inn Salem

Howard Johnson Inn Salem offers motel-style accommodations close to I-5 and Highway 22. The non-smoking hotel is 1.5 miles from the Oregon State Capitol.

Equipped with air conditioning, guestrooms also feature cable TV, coffeemaker, refrigerator and ironing facilities. Select rooms include a microwave and work space. Free Wi-Fi is provided.

Guests can take a dip in the hotel’s seasonal outdoor swimming pool or work-out in the fitness center. Laundry facilities and free parking are also available.

A continental breakfast is made available to guests each morning. A number of casual dining and fast food options can be found nearby, including Jack in the Box and Carl’s Jr.

Deepwood Museum and Gardens, Bush House Museum and Willamette University are all within 1.5 miles of Howard Johnson Inn Salem. Salem Municipal Airport is a five-minute drive away, while the Enchanted Forest amusement park is eight miles south along I-5.


2250 Mission Street Southeast, 97302, Salem, OR, USA
Telephone: +1(503)3757710 | Fax: +1(503)5819300 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Car park
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Sun loungers
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel safe
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • PC with internet
  • Pets allowed
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00

Positive Reviews

Comfy beds make for a good night's sleep.

Many guests staying at Howard Johnson Inn Salem praise the hotel beds. According to these guests, beds are very comfortable and make for a good night's sleep.

Each access to and from I-5.

The hotel is a two-minute drive from I-5, making it a convenient choice for those traveling up or down the west coast. Meanwhile, guests also report that the hotel is just a short distance from downtown Salem, making it easy to explore the sights.

Pleasant staff makes you feel welcome.

Many guests report receiving a warm welcome from the hotel staff. Guests go on to explain that the friendly employees are eager to help and have a good working knowledge of the local area.

Negative Reviews

Tired-looking hotel in need of a fix-up.

According to some reports, Howard Johnson Inn Salem is not in the best of conditions. Guests report that the property is looking a little tired around the edges, going on to say that some in-room appliances and amenities would benefit from an update.

Unpleasant smells and cleanliness concerns.

Unpleasant smells are commonly reported by guests staying at the hotel, many of whom are put-ff by these disagreeable odors. Meanwhile, reports would suggest that the hotel is not always maintained to a high level of cleanliness, particularly in regards to bathrooms.

Local neighborhood doesn't appeal to all.

While many guests find the hotel suitably positioned for an overnight stay, a number of guests have not been keen on the local neighborhood. According to these guests, the area around the hotel is somewhat rundown and frequented by some questionable types.

Rating Overview

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6.8 out of 10 based on 1677 reviews