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Salem State University

352 Lafayette St
Salem, Massachusetts 01970

1200Largest Group
30Meeting Rooms
1000Overnight Guests
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  • Viking Hall entry lobbyViking Hall entry lobby

  • Viking Hall glass floor loungeViking Hall glass floor lounge

  • Viking Hall floor loungeViking Hall floor lounge

  • Viking Hall floor kitchenViking Hall floor kitchen

  • Viking Hall resident roomViking Hall resident room

  • Gassett Fitness center at nightGassett Fitness center at night

  • Gassett Fitness interiorGassett Fitness interior

  • Atlantic Hall unit kitchenAtlantic Hall unit kitchen

  • Marsh Hall dining roomMarsh Hall dining room

  • Marsh Hall deckMarsh Hall deck

  • CateringCatering

  • Atlantic Hall pool tablesAtlantic Hall pool tables

  • Field between Atlantic Hall and Marsh HallField between Atlantic Hall and Marsh Hall

  • Residence Hall bunk bedsResidence Hall bunk beds

  • Residence Hall exterior w/umbrellasResidence Hall exterior w/umbrellas

  • Seminar RoomSeminar Room

  • O'Keefe CenterO'Keefe Center

  • O'Keefe Center banquet set-upO'Keefe Center banquet set-up

  • North CampusNorth Campus

  • The Quad party set-upThe Quad party set-up

  • Historic Downtown Salem Historic Downtown Salem

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Salem State University is located approximately 14 miles north of Boston, less than a mile from historic downtown Salem and a mile from the beautiful waterfront. The location and amenities make it ideal for summer conferences and events.

Campus offers a variety of overnight accommodations in various arrangements (apartment, suite or traditional halls) and unique facilities, including large outdoor spaces, recreational fields, classrooms, auditoriums and much more.

Group organizers and their guests can enjoy accommodations with wi-fi, meeting spaces that range from small conference rooms to auditorium seating for over 1,000, a state-of-the-art rectial hall, on-site parking options, private catering, and dining hall packages customized to fit unique needs.

Whether your interest is to stay close to campus or explore the Salem or Boston areas, Salem State University is a flexible venue perfectly situated to be your landing place.

Contact us today to host your next summer event at Salem State University.

Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Boston - 15
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Boston Logan International Airport / 25
Public Transportation Options:
Taxi
Bus
Train
Lyft
Uber
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Within walking distance
Parking Onsite:
Yes
Parking:
Fee
Availability:
Meeting, classroom and housing space available mid-June - mid August
Room Type(s):
Suite/Apt Style
Traditional
Bath Type(s):
Semi-Private | Communal
ADA Accessible:
Yes
Largest Group:
1200
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
30
Largest Classroom Style:
30
Largest Theatre Style:
65
Number of Overnight Guests:
1000
Largest Standing Reception:
250
Largest Seated Reception:
200
Rooftop Space Available:
No
Technology:
Interactive video conferencing, satellite teleconferencing, powerpoint / smart classrooms and internet connectivity in meeting rooms upon request. Internet connections in each guest room included in room fees.
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Free
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space:
Yes
Wi-Fi In Guest Rooms:
Yes
Onsite A/V Staff:
Yes
Food & Beverage:
Catered meals, cafeteria-style, and other options available.
Must Use In-house Catering:
No
Cultural Catering Available:
Yes
Cannabis Industry Friendly:
No
Cannabis consumption permitted (outside):
No
Offers Non-profit Rates:
Yes
Special Rates and Packages:
Group rates are available, please call for details.
Phone:
978-542-7172
Event Space Available:
June
July
August
Overnight Accommodations Available:
June
July
August
Ideally Suited For:
Expo/Competitions
Family Reunion
Leisure travel
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Youth Retreat/Camp

Accommodations

Facility# of Rooms# of BedsRoom TypeBath TypeA/C
Viking Hall 350 Suite/Apartment Style Shared yes
Atlantic Hall 450 Suite/Apartment Style Shared yes
Marsh Hall 525 Residence Halls Communal yes
Bowditch Hall 340 Residence Halls Communal no
Peabody Hall 350 Residence Halls Communal no

Dining

  • Marsh Hall dining room
    Marsh Dining Hall
  • North Campus Food Court
  • Starbucks
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