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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center

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Statesville, NC
Reviewed 22 June 2015

As a Hilton Honors Silver member, I don't normally end up at an IHG hotel. However, this hotel did not disappoint. I was in town on business, so the beach was not important. This hotel is convenient to the Downtown Wilmington and university area, but also was just a quick 10-15 minute drive from both the Wrightsville Beach and Carolina...

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Steven J, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for the positive review, I'm pleased you found the value in staying with us. Pancakes at the push of a button is a show stopper. Please make us your new home when in Wilmington. Steve

NY
Reviewed 30 May 2015

Most cases love staying at HIE, and this was no exception. Everything about this HIE was perfect. Clean rooms, the front desk was very friendly and helpful. Places to eat close by. Rates very reasonable for this HIE. Perfect stay!

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Steven J, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center, responded to this review

Greetings, Thanks for taking the time to review our property. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the near future. Steve

San Diego, California, United States
Reviewed 28 May 2015

A friend and I stayed here during Memorial Weekend and had a great experience! The hotel bed is one of the softest I've ever slept in. The free breakfast is delicious, the pool area is great and the staff are very friendly. They also rent out free beach towels, but be aware they are about as big as a washcloth,...

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Steven J, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center, responded to this review

Greeting, Thank you for taking the time to review our property, we are so pleased you enjoyed you stay and we look forward to your next trip. See you again soon. Steve

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

We've been staying at this HIE for 7 years and have been very happy. Things have changed. After an absence last summer, we stayed here Memorial Day weekend 2015. First off, after checking in, I very quickly noticed that the bathroom was not as clean as it could be. (Hair, which was not ours, on the floor, hair in sink,...

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Steven J, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We have done well in the past and we will continue to work hard in the future. I will share your comments with the Breakfast Staff as well as the Housekeeping Crew and help them improve. Steve

Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I took a trip trip to Wilmington for my birthday. This was probably the best experience with a hotel while I've been traveling. We arrived early and were able to check in early if we joined their rewards group. Which took no time at all. With joining the rewards group we were also able to check out...

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Steven J, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center, responded to this review

Greetings, Thanks for taking the time to review our property, I'm pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Please come back and see us again for the next Birthday. Steve

asheville
Reviewed 7 May 2015

I stayed here with my family for a long weekend. The staff was great and our rooms were kept clean. We asked for more towels on more than one occasion and the staff were happy to help us. The pool was clean along with the lobby. The breakfast was great only it was quite crowded. Overall, this place is great...

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Steven J, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center, responded to this review

Greetings, Thanks for the kind words we are glad you enjoyed your stay with up. Please come back and see us again soon. Steve

Ridgeland SC
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Only stayed one night but hotel is centrally located to shopping, restaurants and only a few miles to Wrightsville Beach. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Great morning breakfast. Room was clean and I couldn't hear any noise from other rooms which is usually the one thing that keeps me from returning to a hotel. Would definitely stay here again.

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Steven J, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to fill out a survey. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the near future. Steve

Concord, North Carolina
Reviewed 9 April 2015

My son and I stay here as part of a class trip to the area. The staff were warm and friendly. The free breakfast was better then average for a hotel. The WIFI was free and worked well. We intend to bring the entire family back to see some of the attractions. I would have no problem staying here again.

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Steven J, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for your kind words, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Please ask for me when you and your family return to Wilmington. Steve

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 April 2015

First off get to the room pool is being cleaned so we thought it was open.. Wrong they said they were waiting on inspection.. I ask when I called to book the room they said it was open.. Leave go to beach come back kids go to get in shower used bar of soap my son picks up.. Nasty.. This...

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Steven J, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to fill out a survey, it is through comments like yours we can improve. In sorry for the inconvenience of the pool not yet being open, as of April 1st we plan to open for the season. We are still waiting for the city to inspect the pool before we can open. as...

Reviewed 30 January 2015

I have stayed here since 1998 and have enjoyed it and the staff. I use this brand in many locations as well; other locations outperform this one. A shout out to Rhonda who runs the breakfast weekdays. She has done a consistently excellent job over the years. And the man doing it on weekends does a tremendous job trying to...

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SJanoski, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center, responded to this review

Thank you World H, for taking the time to write us a review. We truly apologize for the mishaps you have noticed over the years. We hope to bring our hotel back up to your expectations. We strive daily to bring a clean comfortable hotel that all our guest love. We will be addressing the concerns you have and will...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express(R) & Suites Wilmington - University Center offers an ideal location in mid-town Wilmington. Our hotel is less than one mile from the campus of UNC-W. We have great amenities, such as an outdoor pool, complimentary Wi-Fi access and hot breakfast. Corporate guests soon find out why we're one of the best hotels in Wilmington, NC for business travelers, as we offer business work stations with printing capabilities, as well as access to copy and fax services. We have more than 1,600 sq ft of flexible meeting space that will handle groups of up to 80 people. In addition, companies such as General Electric, Corning, Verizon Wireless and PPD are all close to our location. Our hotel is a great place for leisure travelers, too! We're close to the USS North Carolina Battleship and Children's Museum of Wilmington. Families can visit the Cape Fear Museum or explore historic downtown. We're also near Mayfaire Town Center, and some of North Carolina's most beautiful beaches are just seven miles away. While you stay with us, our staff will make sure that you enjoy every aspect of your stay. We serve a complimentary hot breakfast every morning, featuring our signature cinnamon rolls and more. Reserve a room with us today, and you'll see why our guests return year after year. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center

Address: 160 Van Campen Blvd, Wilmington, NC 28403-1621
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Wilmington
Price Range: €102 - €201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 131
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express And Suites
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Wilmington
Holiday Inn Express Wilmington
Holiday Inn Wilmington
Wilmington Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#15 Business Hotel in Wilmington
#17 Family Hotel in Wilmington
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