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Virginia's Blue Ridge is now open in the Phase Three stage of the Commonwealth's Forward Virginia plan. Learn more about the program and what it means for various types of businesses & experiences in the region with our Phase Three Guidelines page. Phase Three >
As "Virginia's Championship City," the City of Salem is known for its world-class athletic facilities and unique history. The hotels and accommodations in Salem provide the opportunity to stay near the heart of all the wonderful activity.
The city is located near Interstate 81 and provides easy interstate access and is only minutes away from the Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport.
With the outstanding events at the Salem Civic Center, exciting professional baseball action with the Salem Red Sox, unique shopping in boutiques and antique stores in Downtown Salem, first-class educational opportunities at Roanoke College, captivating adventure at Dixie Caverns, and rich history at the Salem Museum, it's a great place to visit with many different options for lodging.
Salem also boasts a wonderful collection of restaurants, including many nationally-known chains, as well as delicious local spots.
The Salem Fair, Olde Salem Days, and Salem Half Marathon are just a few of the annual events that are on the calendar for the City of Salem each year, meaning there's always something to do no matter when you visit.
The staff from the City of Salem and hospitality industry also work together regularly to provide a first-class experience to the meeting and sports attendees who attend events in Virginia's Blue Ridge.
Whether you prefer to stay at a particular brand of hotel or you're looking for a locally-owned bed & breakfast, Salem has all the lodging options to meet your needs, and they're available at an affordable price.