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The Wilmingtonian

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia 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...

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Raleigh
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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...

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Elkton, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

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Hollywood, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago 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...

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ATLANTIC BEACH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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.

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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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Reviewed 24 January 2017

The Wilmingtonian is an older place that is in excellent condition. It was almost like stepping back in time. Reception was wonderful. Very nice snacks with juice and muffins in the morning. The room with a kitchenette was excellent and the location was superb. No complaints, would definitely stay again.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent one night here to break up a road trip, and we enjoyed our stay very much. It's only two blocks from the waterfront, shopping, and restaurants. Check-in was easy, and the staff were very accommodating for us. The grab and go breakfast items include coffee, soft drinks, juice, bottled water, breakfast bars, fruit, and large...

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Mohegan Lake, New York
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Just loved this place. Great location, great price. Clean, friendly, cozy and loved the themed rooms. Located right by front street by all the historical homes and a block from the inter coastal. Definitely come to this place!

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mohegan lake ny
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I was greeted by Pam and Mike at reception. Did not have a reservation but there were rooms. Mike showed us the room before we rented it. Both these folks were outstanding. Room was awesome. Fireplace rocked. Just old school charm. Will stay here again and again.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: $147 - $274 (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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“Ask for an end unit for more windows.”
 of 5 bubbles GoWolfpack, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If possible choose a room overlooking the courtyard and away from the road.”
 of 5 bubbles LJinSC, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 21! The Captains quarters.”
 of 5 bubbles 732greggk, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Higher rooms can only be accessed by stairs in the Cinema House”
 of 5 bubbles 23betty, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We have only stayed in the Cinema house both terrace level front near road and 3rd floor very back all were great some have 2 double beds.”
 of 5 bubbles 134LisaL, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
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