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Hotel du Pont

11th & Market Streets, Wilmington, DE 19801
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
34 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Regretfully i had only one night at this hotel. it is simply fabulous. Fabulous room and great service but the real bonus was the magnificent foyer, green room, ceilings etc. totally old world charm and elegance at its best. Perfect location in the old centre and part of the tradition of this State and its foundations.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wife and I stayed during the weekend celebrating her birthday. Large room on the 10th floor with two queens (they do not advertise rooms with two beds) was very, very nice, BUT view was terrible, looking into the open area between wings of the building and seeing air exchanger duct systems. I guess for a four star hotel the price... More 

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Chesterfield, Virginia
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118 reviews 118 reviews
13 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My partner and I often pick a city to visit in December so we can take in the Christmas traditions of a new place. We consider this trip our Christmas gift to each other so opted to stay at the Hotel du Pont, a member of the Historic Hotels of America preservation club, in downtown Wilmington. They let us do... More 

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New Jersey
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

EVERYTHING is EXCEPTIONAL. The bedding, the towels, the bathroom, the decor, and free WIFI. Even the hallways are pin drop quiet. NO thin walls here. This is a luxurious hotel. It is soothing to be here, so very relaxing and elegant. The front desk staff are great. Dining is in the Green Room. The food is delicious, with excellent service.... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at the Hotel DuPont was one of the highlights of our trip. It is a shining gem in Wilmington. The renovation has kept all the old world elegance but with a bit of contemporary flair - we were especially impressed by the lobby - and our room was immensely comfortable. the front desk actually greeted us by name... More 

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's an old hotel; that's part of the charm. The hotel has done a good job renovating furniture and its style, but it's still a bit dated. It's a nice spot though and I stay when I visit family in the area. Rooms are pretty large and so are the bathrooms.

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Newport News, Virginia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perhaps I have different idea of what 4 star service and hotels are based on staying in LA, NYC, London, Paris, Taipei etc but what I received here was very disappointing. I don't whether they were homophobic, or just plain ignorant. The front desk staff was rude as were other service staff and seemed to lack class or manners. The... More 

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Gambrills, Maryland
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63 reviews 63 reviews
9 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have stayed at the Du Pont several times - the latest being for their New Year's Eve celebration. The room we had was very spacious with a large sitting area containing a comfortable sofa and chairs. The bedroom is large as well with a king that was very comfortable. The bath area is huge as well... More 

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lower gwynedd, PA
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91 reviews 91 reviews
13 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter was in Wilmington for an interview and was put up at the Hotel Du Pont. We drove in to meet her for dinner. She got a handicap room and it was unbelievably large. The furnishings were beautiful and comfortable and the room was very spacious. There was a nice couch and two very pretty chairs in the sitting... More 

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Hockessin, Delaware
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My significant other and I just stayed at the Hotel du Pont for their New Year's Eve celebration. We had a package which included a 7 course dinner with wine pairing, cocktail hour, dancing, champagne toast and brunch the next day. We were pleasantly surprised when we first arrived at how large our room was. We are used to staying... More 

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Address: 11th & Market Streets, Wilmington, DE 19801
Location: United States > Delaware > Wilmington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 217
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Also Known As:
Du Pont Hotel
Du Pont Wilmington
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Wilmington
#5 Family Hotel in Wilmington
#6 Business Hotel in Wilmington

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