This concludes our tour where it began, at the Conference Center, the former site of the Marion Hotel.
Oct 03, 2016

Travel Back in Time and Explore the Fascinating History in Downtown Salem, Oregon’s Downtown District

Did you know that a network of tunnels underneath Salem Oregon’s streets and sidewalks once connected stores, and (according to rumors), provided an escape for errant persons visiting “speakeasy businesses”? … Read More »

GrandHotelReview
Jun 13, 2016

Grand Hotel Salem Recognized for Hospitality Excellence

For the 6th consecutive year, The Grand Hotel in Salem has been recognized for hospitality excellence with a Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor® reviewers. The achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned … Read More »

Jan 22, 2016

Salem on the Cheap: 15 Affordable Ways to Enjoy our City This Winter

Fancy vacations are all well and good, but let’s face it, most traveling families are on a budget. Our guests frequently ask us about interesting and noteworthy attractions to visit … Read More »

Oct 09, 2015

Straub Environmental Center’s “From Cart to Art” is Happening November 14th

The Grand Hotel in Salem is thrilled to be one of the sponsors of the Straub Environmental Center’s 2nd Annual Fall Fundraiser, From Cart to Art. From Cart to Art … Read More »

May 22, 2015

Grand Hotel in Salem and Grand Hotel at Bridgeport Receive TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame Award!

The Grand Hotel in Salem along with our sister hotel, The Grand Hotel at Bridgeport, are pleased to announce that both hotels have been rewarded with the TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence … Read More »

May 12, 2015

Discover New Experiences With Travel Salem’s New Greeters Program

    Ever wish you could see another side of Downtown Salem?  Perhaps one that is more unique and off the beaten path? Lucky for you, Travel Salem introduced a … Read More »

Oregon State Capitol
Dec 29, 2014

Experience This: A Tour of Oregon’s State Capitol

“Architecture and history enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to this white, Greek-style building whose rotunda is topped with a gold leaf statue representing Oregon’s first settlers. Inside are murals depicting … Read More »

Gayle's Italian Market
Dec 22, 2014

Resolve to See What’s New in Downtown Salem in 2015!

Now that a new year is upon us, we hope you will make a trip to Salem, Oregon in 2015 and experience the many new features that makes our downtown … Read More »