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With over 8,000 sq. ft. of event space, including a Grand Ballroom, and various convenient breakout spaces, the Hawthorne Hotel can accommodate meetings from five to 500 people. Meeting planners will also appreciate the strategic location of the Salem hotel, allowing attendees to truly enjoy all that downtown Salem has to offer, such as organizing evening activities, team building trips, spouse excursions, food tours or a night out in the city. The Hawthorne Hotel's friendly and attentive service, central location, and charming surroundings make it attractive for business meetings or social gatherings. Much of the second floor is devoted exclusively to the needs of business patrons, with three comfortable conference rooms and a relaxing mezzanine. The main floor features the elegantly appointed Grand Ballroom and a function room appropriate for smaller gatherings.

Grand Ballroom
Ideal for a reception for up to 350 or a banquet for up to 200, its expansive interior, magnificent Palladian windows overlooking Salem Common, and 19-foot ceiling, bring a spacious elegance to any occasion.

Named after Nathaniel Hawthorne's wife, this windowed first floor room accommodates 80-100 for a social gathering or 30-50 for a conference.

Style and efficiency are combined in this comfortable meeting room, perfect for mid-sized social and business gatherings.

Featuring a decorative fireplace and an exquisite view of Salem Common, this room comfortably accommodates 20-30 guests.

Created for small-scale gatherings, this room seats up to 20.

This lower level retreat has wood details, filled bookshelves, and the feel of a maritime ship.

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