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Pinehurst, North Carolina
Reviewed 20 November 2011

My wife and I stayed at the Clarendon recently and couldn't have been more pleased. The location of the hotel is right in the heart of downtown Wilmington and within walking distance to many local eateries and shops. You are only 3 blocks from the Cape Fear River Walk as well. Our room was very nice, quiet, and comfortable. Michael,...

Thank Chris B
Graham, North Carolina
Reviewed 12 November 2011

Can't begin to say enough about the Clarendon Inn. We booked the entire inn for family for our daughter's wedding. Can't say how personal and warm it felt to be in a place where we could all gather together before and after the events of each day. Michael was incredible to work with everything - arranging the reservations, the lovely...

Thank Debbie S
Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 November 2011

This is our second visit to the Clarendon Inn and again it did not disappoint. It is difficult to add to the rave reviews of others, but there are a few things that travelers might consider. Many B&Bs have steps...lots of steps. The Clarendon boasts a secure off-street parking lot that provides entry to the common areas and to the...

Thank Hardshell65
Jacksonville, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 November 2011

My husband and I attended our Military ball here in Wilmington. I was really hesitant with idea of spending the night away from our four children for the very first time. Needless to say I still decided to look online and behold I found the Clarendon Inn. I immediately felt in love with it. I read the reviews and loved...

Thank Esmeralda W
Sanford, Florida
Reviewed 16 October 2011

My husband, daughter and I wanted to visit the historic town of Wilmington and experience the charm of a bed and breakfast. After much research, we chose The Clarendon over the large Southern Style Homes, and so glad we did! Although the exterior of the building did not have the grand appearance of some other B & B's, it certainly...

Thank Rena M
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 6 October 2011

I stayed at the Clarendon Inn last year with women friends. This September, I was back with my husband. This is the cleanest, warmest, most comfortable place to stay! Every room is a beauty. The Innkeeper, Michael, just makes the whole experience delightful. I nominate him for the "Best Innkeeper in the USA".

Thank EvainTexas
West Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 5 October 2011

We rode our Harley 3000 miles, starting in FL and going through GA, VA, TN, SC & NC and needless to say, stayed at several Holiday Inn's etc... We found this place in Trip Advisor and it was our ABSOLUTE FAVORITE. This was the cleanest and most beautifully decorated, most relaxed as well as friendly. I can't believe I didn't...

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InnkeeperMichael, Manager at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

The staff of the Clarendon Inn appreciates each and every review. We strive to maintain the Inn in pristine condition and to treat each guest the way we would want to be treated. It is our opinion that the Clarendon Inn has the best guest of any hotel, motel, inn or B&B in the world. We look forward to seeing...

Carrollton, TX
Reviewed 2 October 2011

We loved everything about our visit to Wilmington, especially the Clarendon Inn. This lovely inn is so quiet and yet so close to the waterfront and all of the restaurants and shops. We were able to park our car (and the parking behind the inn is spacious) and walk everywhere. Our room was immaculate and very nicely decorated. The bed,...

Thank CarrolltonTXTraveler
Reviewed 22 September 2011

This place is so consistently well-reviewed that you wonder if it is for real or whether you will be disappointed. It is - we weren't. Nothing really to add to the other reviews on file. You can rely on their own website and the trip advisor reviews to give you a totally accurate picture of what to expect. This is...

Thank KuwaitGlobetrotters
Culpeper, Virginia
Reviewed 8 September 2011

My husband and I stayed at the Clarendon Inn for our nieces' wedding. The rooms are spacious, clean and beautiful decorated. The staff was so nice and helpful in any way all you had to do was ask. The Innkeeper, Michael made you feel welcome as soon as you entered. Parking was great and you could walk to anything that...

Thank phyllis4267

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Riverwalk is ideally located in the heart of downtown Wilmington, NC, just steps away from the unique shops, fine restaurants and entertainment offered in the historic district. The property's convenient and central location allows our guests to easily take in all the sights and sounds Wilmington has to offer from strolling down the Cape Fear River Walk, enjoying the great weather, watching a film crew on location or savoring a beautiful sunset over downtown and the river. Formerly the Claredon Inn, Hotel Riverwalk has undergone extensive renovations that provides our guests with a casual yet sophisticated lodging experience. Our spacious and comfortable rooms now feature king beds with upholstered headboards, new luxury mattresses, upscale linens and flat screen televisions. Rooms also provide guests with complimentary wireless internet, expanded cable package, refrigerator, coffee maker, microwave, iron with board, hairdryer and a writing desk. All rooms have individually controlled central heating and air, ceiling fans and a beautiful bathroom stocked with plush towels and William Roam all-American made toiletries. Complimentary on-site parking is provided and Hotel Riverwalk is a secured facility only accessible to our guests. There are three patio areas that surround the property for guest use. Smoking is not permitted except in designated areas. Each morning our guests are provided a Grab & Go continental breakfast to be enjoyed in the transformed lobby, on the patio or in the guests' room. Office Hours are from 9:00am to 7:00pm. Check-in is from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Check out time is 11:00am. We are unable to accommodate children under age of 12. We are unable to accommodate pets but will be happy to refer you to local boarding facilities. We look forward to having you as our guest and working to make your stay enjoyable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riverwalk

Address: 117 S 2nd St, Now Open & Taking Reservations, Wilmington, NC 28401-4458 (Formerly Clarendon Inn)
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Wilmington
Price Range: €125 - €232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Riverwalk 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“All rooms are great; depends if you want king bed or two queens.”
 of 5 bubbles MomoK57, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“quiet and cozy, but yet close to everything downtown. ceiling fan and quiet AC with the perfect level of white noise to put you to sleep”
 of 5 bubbles F7262RMmattb, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are nicely appointed, beds are extremely comfortable and owner Troy is very helpful and accommodating”
 of 5 bubbles machome2, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles jmb4325, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing 2nd Street have light at night.”
 of 5 bubbles 2-from-nc, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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