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The Wilmingtonian

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our daughter got married at a nearby venue. This inn met our needs perfectly. The suites were a nice size and were very clean. In addition to other rooms, we booked the Railroad Room which was a great space for the bride and her bridesmaids to get ready prior to the wedding. The staff members were friendly and accommodating. The...

Thank Deb W
Farmington Hills, Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were disappointed with our room (we stayed in the Marilyn Monroe room). We felt it was overpriced and is in need of a major renovation. On a positive note, the room was clean, and the location is excellent. There is lots to see and do in Wilmington.

Thank bonnie h
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The good part is (as you see in other reviews) is the location. Also staff at the desk (the only staff we saw) was friendly. The bad part is the property itself. The courtyard is attractive enough but the room is long in the tooth and overdue for renovation (after all it IS a business). For the price I would...

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I took a road trip down south but decided to stay in Wilmington for 4 nights. We loved the Wilmingtonian. It had character unlike a lot of suite type hotels. We stayed in the Paris room which was roomy, bright, clean and had a kitchen and washer/dryer. WE absolutely loved the verandah overlooking the courtyard for morning...

Thank Daniel E
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed with my wife for our honeymoon in the Paris suite. Couldn't have been treated better or made to feel more like royalty for our special night. The front desk was quick to help my wife print out her boarding pass and made suggestions for the ultimate dining experience that downtown has to offer. Thanks again for making our stay...

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This is a great location with ample parking downtown. You are 2 blocks from the waterfront and 2 blocks from the heart of downtown. And the price of the rooms was reasonable. My beef is that the property is older and shows its age. Not as clean as we would have liked and has a musty odor. Breakfast was a...

Thank GoWolfpack
Elkton, Maryland
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this place. Such a cute quant place. This was our 2nd time staying here. Love that the places have washer and dryers. Each of the rooms are very cute. Love that the place offers coffee fruit and snacks around the clock. Price is perfect.

Thank savgan
Hollywood, South Carolina
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We picked this hotel for the central location and were a little nervous because of some derogatory comments, but I will definitely stay at this hotel again! Parking was not an issue. Yes, it is dated and yes, it needs some paint, but from the initial greeting at the desk to the cleaning ladies,we felt very welcomed. Someone complained about...

Thank Marie L
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Not a cookie cutter place. Our suite was regatta themed. Newly painted, fresh curtains and other updates. Well priced and steps from downtown restaurants, river walk and Thallian Hall. Large, with separate bedroom, small kitchenette with sink, refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, utensils. Separate sitting are with cafe table and two outdoor chairs overlooking inner courtyard. Definitely would stay there again.

Thank chuck111
Manorville, New York
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

It's so dated...horrible smell..very musty...really ugly furniture and shower and the toilet 🚽 is gross. I have stayed in hotels all over the world..this is just a neglected mess...do not book this..replace toilets seats...really worn...no ice anywhere...go buy it across the street..I have never stayed in a hotel/motel that didn't have an ice machine? Stupid...room smelled gross!!!!!!!

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erich1102, Manager at The Wilmingtonian, responded to this review

We're very sorry to hear about your disappointment with our hotel. We always ask guests about their stay at check out and we really wish that you would have said something to us at that time. We count on guests to inform us of these types of things so that we can better address problems as they arise. We do...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hotel is located in historic, downtown Wilmington surrounded by beautifully restored 19th-century homes and tree-lined neighborhoods, the meticulously renovated Wilmingtonian Inn extends an invitation to unwind, relax, and absorb the romantic ambiance of Cape Fear Country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Wilmingtonian

Address: 101 S 2nd St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4401
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Wilmington
Price Range: €112 - €194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Wilmingtonian 2.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
The Wilmingtonian Hotel Wilmington
Wilmingtonian Hotel Wilmington
Hotel Style:
#12 Romantic Hotel in Wilmington
#18 Business Hotel in Wilmington
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“Note: The room had a microwave, it's just that it didn't work.”
115jaym, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an end unit for more windows.”
GoWolfpack, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If possible choose a room overlooking the courtyard and away from the road.”
LJinSC, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 21! The Captains quarters.”
732greggk, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Higher rooms can only be accessed by stairs in the Cinema House”
23betty, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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