The Best Hotels to Book in Salina, Kansas

Sink into a sofa by the fire after a sightseeing day when you stay at Homewood Suites by Hilton
Sink into a sofa by the fire after a sightseeing day when you stay at Homewood Suites by Hilton | © Homewood Suites by Hilton / Expedia
Photo of Sara Darling
22 December 2021

In the Smoky Hills region of the Great Plains, Salina, Kansas, is a peaceful town with an arty vibe. To soak it all up, catch a show at the art-deco-style Stiefel Theatre, go on a sculpture walk or check out an exhibition at the Salina Art Center. Looking for somewhere to stay while you’re in town? We’ve selected the top hotels in Salina – all bookable with Culture Trip.

Homewood Suites by Hilton, for home comforts

A lounge with a sofa, piano and bar seating in Homewood Suites by Hilton Salina Downtown
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Benefit from all the comforts of home – including a full kitchen and a dishwasher – at this all-suite hotel. Don’t feel like eating in your room? The daily breakfast buffet and outdoor barbecue grill have you covered. If you’re feeling energetic, head to the indoor pool and swanky gym. When you want to go exploring, downtown Salina is right on your doorstep.

Courtyard Salina Hotel by Marriott, for a family getaway

A guest room with a bed and sofa in Courtyard Salina Hotel by Marriott
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If you’re traveling through Kansas with your family, this Salina hotel is a great choice. Kids will love playing in the indoor pool and whirlpool tub. The hotel, close to Highway 81 and Salina Regional Airport, also provides easy access to south Salina attractions such as Central Mall, the Salina Speedway racetrack and Marty Bender Nature Area. Keep up with your fitness regime by taking advantage of the gym, which has treadmills and free weights.

Hampton Inn Salina, for the large indoor pool

A guest room with a king-size bed, armchair and television at Hampton Inn Salina
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Searching for hotels in Salina with a pool? Book a stay at the Hampton Inn. After you’ve had a leisurely morning swim, followed by a soak in the hot tub, venture out to nearby sights such as the Smoky Hill Vineyards & Winery and Central Mall. Once the complimentary breakfast has worn off, stroll over to Walmart and grab a snack to heat up in your in-room microwave. For something more substantial, Red Lobster and Tucson’s Steakhouse are both within walking distance.

Fairfield Inn and Suites Salina, for modern comforts

A guestroom with double bed and work desk in the Fairfield Inn and Suites Salina
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From the Keurig coffee machines in every room to the indoor pool, this hotel is all about modern comforts. Enjoy an espresso before heading down for breakfast, where you’ll find vegetarian as well as gluten- and dairy-free options. On sunny days, the outdoor patio – with parasol-shaded tables – is the perfect place to relax. If you feel like treating yourself to a shopping spree, Central Mall is right across the highway.

Holiday Inn Salina, for a flying visit

Two beds with a work desk and television in a room at the Holiday Inn Salina
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Close to Salina Regional Airport, this hotel is perfect for resting after a flight. If the kids are hungry, the Burger Theory restaurant and mini-market caters to the pickiest of eaters, while adults will enjoy the cocktail lounge. Can’t bring yourself to get out of bed? Let room service bring your meal to you. When you’re feeling more active, spend a pleasant afternoon in the heated pool and whirlpool or get some reps in at the fitness center.

Hilton Garden Inn Salina, for state-of-the-art technology

Seating inside the lobby at Hilton Garden Inn Salina
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If you’re impressed by hi-tech gadgets, book a room at Hilton Garden Inn. Here, you’ll find touchscreens, smartphone-controlled locks, and thermostats that detect your body temperature. The rest of the hotel is equally swanky, with a spa, pool and fitness center to keep you occupied when you’re not exploring nearby sights, such as the Marty Bender Nature Area. Feeling hungry? Grab some grub at the hotel restaurant, the Great American Grill.

Candlewood Suites Salina, for spacious rooms

A simple guestroom at Candlewood Suites Salina with a double bed, armchair and bathroom
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Looking for a self-catering option? Candlewood Suites offers large rooms with fully equipped kitchens, so you can be totally independent. For when you don’t feel like cooking, there are plenty of restaurants within walking distance. If your four-legged friend is joining you on your trip to Salina, this pet-friendly hotel will welcome them with open arms. There’s also a 24-hour fitness center for late-night workouts.

Comfort Suites Salina South, for lazy days in the sauna

An small indoor pool with loungers and chairs at the Comfort Suites Salina South
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Hop between the pool and sauna when you stay at Comfort Suites. Once you’ve had your fill of relaxation, you’ll find various attractions in the vicinity, including the Smoky Hill Vineyards & Winery – just a three-minute drive away – and Salina Art Center, around 10 minutes away. The selection of hot waffles, eggs and fresh fruit at the breakfast buffet will keep you going through your adventures, and each room comes with a microwave so you can whip up a snack.

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