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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas $100
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas

195 Kern St, Salinas, CA
     
    4.6
    of 5, from 15 reviews
    2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

    This hotel features an indoor pool and a fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the spa tub and free perks like buffet breakfast and free self parking.

    Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas $104
    Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas

    Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas

    523 Work Street, Salinas, CA
       
      4.4
      of 5, from 9 reviews
      2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      This hotel features an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a restaurant. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Guests will appreciate freebies like buffet breakfast and free self parking.

      Super 8 by Wyndham Salinas $72
      Super 8 by Wyndham Salinas

      Super 8 by Wyndham Salinas

      131 Kern Street, Salinas, CA
         
        4.0
        of 5, from 9 reviews
        2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        An outdoor pool, free self parking, and laundry facilities are featured at this motel. Guests will appreciate free perks like continental breakfast and WiFi in public areas. A safe deposit box is provided and the front desk is staffed around-the-clock.

        Laurel Inn Motel $65
        Laurel Inn Motel

        Laurel Inn Motel

        801 West Laurel Dr., Salinas, CA
           
          3.7
          of 5, from 40 reviews
          2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          This hotel features an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a restaurant. There's no skimping on freebies - guests receive free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. A business center, luggage storage, and concierge services are also on offer.

          Howard Johnson by Wyndham Salinas $84
          Howard Johnson by Wyndham Salinas

          Howard Johnson by Wyndham Salinas

          131 John Street, Salinas, CA
             
            3.6
            of 5, from 24 reviews
            2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the business center. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can provide around-the-clock assistance.

            Good Nite Inn Salinas $52
            Good Nite Inn Salinas

            Good Nite Inn Salinas

            545 Work St, Salinas, CA
               
              2.8
              of 5, from 84 reviews
              2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              Multilingual staff can provide around-the-clock assistance and laundry facilities are on offer. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Take advantage of the free self parking.

              Motel 6 Salinas South - Monterey Area $56
              Motel 6 Salinas South - Monterey Area

              Motel 6 Salinas South - Monterey Area

              1257 De La Torre Boulevard, Salinas, CA
                 
                1.9
                of 5, from 8 reviews
                2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                An outdoor pool, free self parking, and laundry facilities are featured at this motel. WiFi in public areas is free. A terrace is provided and the front desk is staffed around-the-clock.

                Motel 6 Salinas North - Monterey Area $56
                Motel 6 Salinas North - Monterey Area

                Motel 6 Salinas North - Monterey Area

                140 Kern St, Salinas, CA
                   
                  1.7
                  of 5, from 6 reviews
                  2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  An outdoor pool is featured at this motel, along with free self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. A terrace is provided and the front desk is staffed around-the-clock.

                  Places To Go In Salinas

                  Welcome, traveler, to Salinas. Your journey has landed you here, and new adventures are calling your name. Now that you’ve arrived, you can stay in the safety and comfort of your hotel and watch the world spin past…or you can embrace this new place you’ve come to. Learn its streets. Meet its people. Learn its history. Your hand is already on the doorknob, isn’t it?

                  Things to Do in Salinas

                  You’ll not be wanting for things to do in Salinas. Explore the downtown area in search of museums and boutiques…or that next delicious meal. What tickles your fancy? A delectable five-course supper at the restaurant you’ve been hearing about? Or perhaps you’d rather read the paper while sipping hot coffee at one of the cafes scattered throughout town. Take in a show at the theatre, or just walk along down the main thoroughfare, watching people wander past.

                  Why spend hours ruminating over what to do in Salinas? Let the possibilities wash over you as you explore this new region. Move out on foot and get to know the area on a more personal level. Find that perfect souvenir at one of the smaller shops, or reinvent your entire artistic aesthetic at your new favorite gallery.

                  Is the wind whispering suggestions in your mind? Rent a car and take it out beyond city limits and into the wild blue yonder. Explore the smaller cities and towns past the border, and get to know the stories behind them. Visit a county fair and let childhood memories wash over you as cotton candy melts in your mouth. Sample hand-made jam at a stop on a forgotten highway, or let the hustle and bustle of modern life sweep you away as you lose yourself in the organized chaos of a modern metropolis. Your choices are endless—and so are the adventures to come.

                  When you book your journey with Travelocity, you’re never far from Salinas attractions. After all, the money you save when you plan a trip with us is best spent along the way. Whether it’s the roar of the city you crave, or the quiet solitude that comes with a simpler getaway, everything you need to get started is right here.