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Hotel Riverwalk

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117 S Second St, Now Open & Taking Reservations, Wilmington, NC 28401 (Formerly Clarendon Inn)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Happisburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived a little late but Troy made us very welcome and still had time to show us around and give us some local tips. The hotel is spotlessly clean, well furnished and perfectly located for visiting historic downtown Wilmington. Highly recommend staying at this hotel!

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Atyrau, Kazakhstan
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86 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed one night in this lovely hotel. The rooms were very clean and comfortable with crispy linens and comfortable beds. We had a room with two queens which was a good size. I especially liked having a ceiling fan in the room. We enjoyed being in the heart of the old town as it was easy to leave our car... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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89 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel Riverwalk is a family run operation and it is run as a family. Carla and Troy are most accommodating in all regards. The rooms are spacious and immaculate and the location terrific, an easy walk to excellent restaurants and interesting things to see and do.

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Carla R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. It was a pleasure meeting you both and look forward to your return. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. More 

Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Very accommodating and flexible. Would recommend this spot for anyone traveling to the Wilmington area. The bed was very comfortable and the room was spacious. There are snacks and drinks available in the lobby 24/7 and breakfast in the morning.

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Manassas, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Room was clean, very nice, and definitely a step above your avg hotel. Best of all was the hospitality. Owners were very friendly, attentive, and helpful. If/when I come back 100% chance I'm staying here.

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Carla R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Hotel Riverwalk for your business travel. We enjoyed meeting you and look forward to your next visit. More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

From booking to stay, Troy and the Hotel Riverwalk were fantastic. The hotel is conveniently located to the water, downtown restaurants, and bars. Everything is very new, clean and modern. It was nice returning to the hotel from Kure Beach- our stay was in May. The drive was about 9 miles or 15-20 minutes. Perhaps, that takes a bit longer... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We just completed our stay at this wonderful little hotel. We let the owners know that we would be arriving early. They allowed us to park on site while we toured the historic district. Parking in downtown Wilmington is metered or pay-to-park lots, so parking at the hotel allowed us to walk to restaurants and the Riverwalk without worrying about... More 

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Carla R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and telling all your family and friends about Hotel Riverwalk. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Our family booked the hotel for my son's wedding. We couldn't have asked for a hotel to be more accomodating! The location is very convenient to restaurants and points of interests. The rooms are very comfortable and secure. Thank you, Carla and Troy, for helping to make our son's wedding a memorable event for our entire family!

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Carla R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We were so pleased to be part of your special family event. We look forward to your next visit. More 

Fort Myers, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

The location was perfect, walked to downtown shops and restaurants. Beautifully maintained and clean. But what made the experience so exceptional were the owners-managers. They were helpful,friendly and unobtrusive. We would travel out of our way to return.

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Newport, NC
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Hotel Riverwalk has been under new ownership for over a year, but I am very familiar with the location when it was the Clarendon Inn. I absolutely love what the new owners have done with the place. The building itself is very warm and welcoming and somewhat tucked away from visibility. It is located within walking distance to all downtown... More 

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Carla R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Hotel Riverwalk, and look forward to your next visit. More 

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