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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“front desk”(79 reviews)
“room was clean”(33 reviews)
“cracker barrel”(8 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
2 Star Hotel
Our hotel is conveniently located between Wrightsville Beach & Historic Wilmington. We offer great amenities, such as a newly resurfaced outdoor pool with brand new patio furniture, complimentary Wi-Fi access, hot breakfast featuring our signature cinnamon rolls, eggs, bacon or sausage...
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160 Van Campen Blvd, Wilmington, NC 28403-1621
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4.3 km to New Hanover County Airport
14 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsfront deskroom was cleancracker barrelhotel is centrally locatedmaintenance staffthe breakfast areawrightsville beachoutdoor poolexcellent customer serviceconference roomthe staff was greatfridge and microwavenight's sleephot breakfastwill stay there againbusiness travelone night stay
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Carl and Linda in the kitchen were the nicest people. I tried to clean up after my kids because they made a mess, they refused to let me. Their customer service was amazing. I couldn’t had asked for better people. Thank you so much for...More

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Reviewed June 1, 2018

This property is currently undergoing a refresh construction but that did not hinder our stay at all. The check in was moved to a different area but it was marked well and easy to find. The breakfast was also relocated to what may be a...More

Thank RaceGirl524
Response from Cid Y, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded June 3, 2018

Good afternoon, We would like to thank you for your recent stay with the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington University Center. We value our guest feedback and thank you for taking the time to complete our survey. Yes, we are currently undergoing a property...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was very nice staying at Holiday Inn Express in Wilmington this past week. The hotel was very quiet and the staff was very friendly. The hotel was very close to everything I needed, food, shopping and the like. Was only a short 9min drive...More

Thank John G
Response from Cid Y, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded 2 days ago

Good afternoon John G, We thank you for your recent stay with the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington University Center. We value our guest feedback and thank you for taking the time to complete our survey. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister gave me a weekend getaway for rest and relaxation, I chose Wilmington and I stayed at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites off Van Campen Blvd July 5-7 and extended my stay another day. Jasmine checked me in and she was so nice...More

Thank jamaica_2013_13
Response from Cid Y, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded 2 days ago

Good afternoon Jamaica_2013, We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington University Center. Management is glad that Jasmine was pleasant at check in upon arrival. Also that Krystle with housekeeping, James our houseman, and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff here is wonderful, Tywanda and Morty went above and beyond with customer service and overall friendliness. I would greatly recommend this hotel. The bed are comfortable, continental breakfast until 10am.More

Thank Ward N
Response from Cid Y, Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded 1 week ago

Good morning Ward N, We thank you for your recent stay with the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington University Center. We are happy to hear that the staff members courteous and friendly customer service was above and beyond. We always want our guest to...More

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Our hotel is conveniently located between Wrightsville Beach & Historic Wilmington. We offer great amenities, such as a newly resurfaced outdoor pool with brand new patio furniture, complimentary Wi-Fi access, hot ...More breakfast featuring our signature cinnamon rolls, eggs, bacon or sausage, grits, biscuits, assorted fruits, assorted cereals, assorted drinks, along with yogurt and pancakes. We are the only hotel in Wilmington that has charcoal grills available. Our hotel is a great place for leisure travelers. Some of North Carolina's most beautiful beaches are just seven miles away. We are close to the USS North Carolina Battleship & Children's Museum of Wilmington. Families can visit the Cape Fear Museum or explore historic downtown. Corporate guests soon find out why we're one of the best hotels in Wilmington as we offer business work stations with printing capabilities as well as access to copy and fax services. We have more than 1,400 sq ft of flexible meeting space available. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
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Spa
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
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Family
Room types
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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aggiepride95
August 15, 2016|
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Response from Denise B | Reviewed this property |
nice pool and no hot tub
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Jenny B
August 27, 2015|
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Response from SoMuchToSeeOutThere | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
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wabina
May 7, 2015|
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