Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, stay happy at Howard Johnson Inn & Conference Center Salem. Located in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley off Interstate 81, minutes from downtown Roanoke, our pet-friendly Salem, VA, hotel near Salem Civic Center offers the convenience of home and Southern hospitality with a smile. Use free Wi-Fi Internet access to stay connected and start each morning with free Rise & Dine breakfast. Stay active with a workout in our fitness center and cool off with a swim in our outdoor pool. Non-smoking and handicapped-accessible rooms are available, and our front desk staff is available to assist you 24 hours a day. Kids 17 and under stay free with an adult.