Dropping your child off at Salem State University? Hotels-Rates will guide you to the perfect hotel in Salem, MA. Hotels-Rates can provide detailed information on amenities, convenience to surrounding areas and close-by points of interest. Our comprehensive hotel database shows that there are 9 hotels in Salem within 5 miles of Salem State University, with the lowest rate for those hotels being $79.95. If you are searching for fun places in Salem, you might be interested in visiting the Arsenal Mall, Atrium Mall, The Mall at Chestnut Hill, Burlington Mall and The USS Constitution Museum, most of which are a short drive from the school.