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Front Street Inn

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Reviewed 17 June 2013

In historic downtown Wilmington and within walking distance to River Walk on the Cape Fear River waterfront. Great restaurants, bars and shopping also. The room we had was very nice. The staff was friendly and accommondating. We really liked the breakfast buffet instead of a set time for breakfast. The breakfasts were very good. We will definitely be back when...

2Thank Olichops
Hookerton, Nc
Reviewed 10 June 2013

After reading other reviews and seeing how the owner attacks guest who give poor reviews with personal information about their stay I am little hesitant to write this review, but here goes. As we were signing in we noticed a cat laying on a table in the breakfast area. When the owner noticed our concern he quickly assured us the...

3Thank Htrc
Richard S, Owner at Front Street Inn, responded to this review

Savvy travelers that research their travel plans online deserve to know that the reviews they're reading HONESTLY reflect the reviewer's experience. They also know that there are two sides to ever story (and, from the feedback I've received, they enjoy hearing both sides). That said, this review has nothing to do with our rescued cat or its fur (the title...

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Located in the heart of historic Wilmington and just a block from the active Cape Fear River waterfront, the Front Street Inn is a favorite spot for a getaway to a very enjoyable small city. The rooms are really nicely appointed and comfortable, the breakfast varied and good, and the staff is friendly and accommodating. One oddity that didn't bother...

Thank CateNC
Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Have stayed at the Inn several times over the years and it is a lovely experience every time. Their updated website really shows the rooms better and each room has a fun theme. My personal favorites are the Pearl Buck (inside hallway) and the Cabana Suite (upstairs). Polly and Richard, the owners, introduce themselves to you and make you feel...

Thank HattieMags
Reviewed 21 March 2013 via mobile

My husband suprised me by booking the Georgia okeeffe room for a weekend in Wilmington. The room was very nice and loved the big bed and the tub that was in the room!!! The room also has a kitchen and living area with a nice outaide deck. It was pretty expensive but Other than that I have no complaints. They...

Thank AlyciaRivera
Richard S, Owner at Front Street Inn, responded to this review

We thank our guests for their honest review of the Inn and appreciate that they had "no complaints." Regarding the "value," however, which was reviewed extremely low: the guests stayed in our largest suite, the O'Keeffe, which has a king bed, spa tub, and separate bathroom, living room, and sitting area. They stayed with us for one night (which is...

East Coast
Reviewed 14 March 2013

Since my dog was with me, we stayed in the one room in the inn that allows dogs. It has a gorgeous roaring gas fireplace and high ceiling. We were so happy there! Breakfast was nice too. Quiche each morning. The inn is within a short walk to downtown Wilmington and the waterfront. Love!

1Thank sarahdippity
Hilton Head, South Carolina
Reviewed 10 February 2013

We went to celebrate my husbands birthday. Our room (the Hemingway) was terrific. The owners were absolutely wonderful and we took advantage of the massage service they offer. The breakfast was the best ever at a B&B and the dining area is special.

Thank sheenapoe1
Wilkesboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 21 January 2013

My wife and I recently visited Wilmington with some friends. We were looking for a historic bed and breakfast close to the river. The location of the inn is perfect. It's at enough away from Market St to be quiet, but easily within walking distance to all you could want to experience along the waterfront. The Salinettis were very friendly...

1Thank Mkwhitti
Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 January 2013

Since we had never stayed in any place in Wilmington, I did a lot of research here on TripAdvisor to help with my selection. Even though they did not rank really high compared with all of the other options, I liked what I saw on the inn's website. They have good pictures of all the rooms and most of the...

1Thank Brett D
Edenton, NC
Reviewed 13 August 2012

The Front Street Inn is a great B&B property in a great location. Within walking distance of much of the Wilmington Historic District, it is a welcoming place with very nice accommodations and people.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Decorated with beauty and comfort in mind, the Front Street Inn of Wilmington is alive with American art and furnishings gathered at galleries, fairs, auctions and attics. Each spacious and bright suite has a unique personality. As one of Our State magazine's 21 perfect places to stay in North Carolina, we are exceptionally well equipped with everything the discerning leisure and business traveler is looking for. There are many bed and breakfasts on the Cape Fear River, none as wonderful as the Front Street Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Front Street Inn

Address: 215 S Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4414
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Wilmington
Price Range: €127 - €219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Front Street Hotel Wilmington
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“We had the Hemingway which is on the 2nd floor in the Front with a private balcony and we Loved it!”
ShipandChell, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are unique, fun, and comfortable!”
nicolepQ9088CT, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The Molly Brown suite was great for two friends traveling together.”
mlthompson942, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Check out the web page frontstreetinn.com to see the rooms.”
FrederickA174, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Study the room descriptions and carefully choose one that fits your needs.”
K3416VSalanb, 7 Oct 2015 | Read review
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