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    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center

    160 Van Campen Blvd, Wilmington, NC 28403-1621
    011 353 1800 937 225
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    • Excellent53%
    • Very good25%
    • Average14%
    • Poor6%
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    “room was clean” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    My daughter is going to school in Wilmington so we travel here several times a year and always stay here. The staff always greets us with a smile and friendly greeting. From Crystal at the front desk to Linda in the breakfast area they go...More

    Thank kjyedlosky
    Response from WilmingtonNC1, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded 3 weeks ago

    Greetings- Thank you for your thoughtful review regarding your experiences with us. We thoroughly appreciate you taking the time to acknowledge Krystle, Linda and Carl. It is a pleasure to hear when our team members go above and beyond for our guests! We will share...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Though i waited at the front desk for a few minutes, I was cheerily greeted by Dallas who assured me my stay would be a fantastic one and was not wrong. She offered a fresh baked cookie and sent me on my way. The room...More

    Thank Graham V
    Response from WilmingtonNC1, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hello - Thank you for your review regarding your recent stay with us! We appreciate your comments regarding your experience, friendly staff, and areas that can be improved upon. We will share your comments with our staff, team members acknowledged, and our management team! We...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The woman at the front desk who checked me in was helpful and very personable. The room and bath were very clean. There was a microwave, a refrigerator, and a Keurig coffee maker in the room, though coffee and tea were always available in the...More

    Thank endsoftheearth
    Response from WilmingtonNC1, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hello- Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us! We always love hearing the great things that our staff is doing to provide exceptional guest service! We will share your kind words with our staff and management team! We're glad you enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Our company has been using this Hotel for many years. Quality and comfortable sleeping rooms and meeting rooms has provided excellent value for our staff and our customers. The staff is cordial and professional and always helpful. Many amenities for this price point.

    Thank Michael L
    Response from WilmingtonNC1, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded 4 weeks ago

    Greetings- Thank you very much for your kind review of your recent stay and experiences over the years! We love hearing feedback about our guest's experiences! We will share your comments with our staff and management team! We look forward to your next visit!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My trip to Wilmington, NC was 100% favorable because of my stay at this motel. The staff, the accommodations, the amenities, the extras and the all-around atmosphere were simply extraordinary! I enjoyed my first-time stay so much, I booked my return trip in March 2018...More

    Thank 345tonya
    Response from WilmingtonNC1, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded 4 weeks ago

    Greetings! - Thank you for your kind review about your recent stay with us! We love to hear about our guest's experiences! We will share your comments with our staff and management team! We are so glad you had an extraordinary experience, we will have...More

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    15 August 2016|
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    Response from Denise B | Reviewed this property |
    nice pool and no hot tub
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    Jenny B
    27 August 2015|
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    Response from SoMuchToSeeOutThere | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do.
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    7 May 2015|
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    Response from Steven J | Property representative |
    I'm Sorry we are not pet friendly
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