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Salem, MA Vacation Rentals

Salem Travel Guide

Salem is a small city on Massachusetts' north shore about 40 minutes north of Boston. The city has a long history dating back to early colonial settlements. Most notable in the city's history are the Salem Witch Trials of the 1690's in which courts ruled whether or not community members were practicing witchcraft. Some 20 citizens were executed.

Things to Do in Salem

With such a strong history, it's only right that the city has excellent museums. The Salem Witch Museum and Peabody Essex Museum are the two best. The Salem Voodoo Vampires and Ghosts Walking Tour is also a popular activity.

Best Time to Visit Salem

The best time to visit Salem is in October when the temperatures are cool, the leaves are changing colors and the whole town is in the Halloween spirit.

Price and Availability in Salem

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Salem is in October, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Salem is in the high season in October. Salem has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Salem tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Salem tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The Weather in Salem

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Salem. The warmest months in Salem are June and May, when temperatures reach 96 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -4 ˚F. The wettest month in Salem is November with 10.2 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 2.07 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Salem

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. Salem has 412 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Salem comes in at $20 per night. A typical accommodation in Salem costs on average $152 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Salem, then you can choose from over 252 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 37 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 14 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Salem? Then choose one of the 229 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 6 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

AllTheRooms has 42 pet-friendly places to stay in Salem, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 6 providers in Salem, including 235 places to stay from Airbnb, 16 accommodations from VRBO and 7 places to stay from Homeaway

290 of our places to stay in Salem have been rated by previous guests. They rated 78% as excellent or good. 171 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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