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“A seedy place to take prositutes !!!” 1 of 5 stars
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Fairview Inn
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1051 South Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801   |  
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Ranked #12 of 12 Hotels in Wilmington
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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“A seedy place to take prositutes !!!”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

If you're a dirty old man, or an escaped convict looking for somewhere to take a prostitute, then this is the ideal spot for you. Oh dear dear me. This is a definite NO NO ( unless you are indeed one of the 2 aforementioned ). I didn't spot the signs as I checked in, but there are literally signs erected around the car-park that say things similar to " NO LOITERING" ... " NO PROSTITUTES "..."NO SEX IN THE CAR PARK"...and that sort of thing. Hardly family friendly. Yes it was cheap. Yes it was filthy. Yes it felt unsafe. I ventured into Wilmington to break up my stay. The area was so rough, I came back to this horrid place, ordered a pizza to be delivered, locked the door & stayed in. I secured a chair was behind the door. Do yourself a massive favour - find somewhere else. This seedy hovel is to be avoided at all costs, and I'm in no way a snob.

Room Tip: The only room that would be of any value, would be far far away......
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  • Stayed November 2011, traveled with family
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Thank god we only stayed here one night the gold club was next store to the hotel their hours were 4p-4a could not sleep do to the music playing so dam loud and it was just not a safe place I will never go back I think that I would sleep in my car before staying here again And the picture that they show you for this place boy is it wrong ( stay a way from this place )

  • Stayed September 2012
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012 via mobile

No non-smoking room; unfriendly staff; bad smell in the room.
Charge $100 for double bed, definitely stay away!

  • Stayed June 2012
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2011

Traveled all my life. Worst place I have ever stayed. GROSS. Found bed bugs

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2010

Bring a black light to know where to walk and lay your head.

  • Stayed December 2010, traveled on business
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2008

Please don't stay in this motel. I stayed there for one day and it's horrible. Opposite to this place there is a night club so this motel is not for decent and family persons. Please avoid if you have kids. They don't give shampoo or any creams. Restrooms are not neat.

  • Stayed May 2008, traveled as a couple
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Address: 1051 South Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
Location: United States > Delaware > Wilmington
Amenities:
Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service
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Ranked #12 of 12 Hotels in Wilmington
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Hotel Class:2 star — Fairview Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 77
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