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HOTEL DU PONT

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“green room”(67 reviews)
“hotel dupont”(77 reviews)
“beautiful hotel”(23 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness center
Concierge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
Business Center
4 Star Hotel
The prestigious 217-room HOTEL DU PONT opened in the heart of downtown Wilmington in 1913 to serve the local business community and represents the best of Wilmington to visitors from across the country and the world. Its guests have included U.S. presidents and other world leaders...
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Location and contact
42 W. 11th Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
18.4 miles to Philadelphia Intl Airport
49 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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All reviewsgreen roomhotel dupontbeautiful hotelnew ownershipclassic hotelvalet staffin room diningroom servicemini bardaughter's weddinglarge bathroombeautiful rooma wonderful staylongwood gardensthis past weekendsitting areawould highly recommend this hotel
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Here for a family wedding. Beautifully appointed hotel (grand hall where reception held is gorgeous). Rooms comfortable and spacious and have all amenities needed. We had a double (2 double beds) bedroom for 3 of us - plenty of space to move. They’ve kept the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I took the train from the NYC to Wilmington for a wedding. The hosts of the wedding referred us to the hotel as it was apparently the "only nice hotel in the area." Even though we are both New Yorkers, we are...More

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Response from Linda C, Executive Assistant at HOTEL DU PONTResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the HOTEL DU PONT. We take great pride in the beauty and charm of the hotel, our professional and accommodating staff, and our luxurious and well appointed rooms. I am very sorry that we...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great location and wonderful hotel. Rooms are spacious and well decorated with lovely bedding! Service is outstanding. Food and drinks were excellent as well. The ambience of the hotel is historic and lovely.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed here for a wedding party. Beautiful rooms, excellent service. Right in the middle of downtown Wilmington. The bed was very comfortable and I slept better in the hotel bed than I did at home. Definitely recommended!More

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Response from Linda C, Executive Assistant at HOTEL DU PONTResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for that great review! We are delighted that you enjoyed the wedding and your stay with us. We are very proud of the history, elegance and charm of the HOTEL DU PONT, but even more so of our very knowledgeable, friendly and accommodating...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is easy into town and easy out of town if you have an active schedule. The car valet service is excellent. The Green Room offers a terrific, and affordable breakfast. Complimentary coffee was provided in the lobby each morning.More

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Response from Linda C, Executive Assistant at HOTEL DU PONTResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review and share your experience during your recent stay at the HOTEL DU PONT and were able to enjoy the fine dining available in the Green Room. We are delighted that you appreciated the convenient location of the...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Business Center with Internet Access
Wheelchair access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
$180 - $514 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Wilmington
#3 Business Hotel in Wilmington
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$180 - $514 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Wilmington
#3 Business Hotel in Wilmington
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Jean D
May 21, 2018|
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Response from Linda C | Property representative |
If you are valet parking, the cost is $22 overnight, $14/day. There are also two covered lots on 11th and Orange Streets with hourly rates of $3 and an overnight of $18. Parking after 5 o'clock is $5.00. Have fun at the... More
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NCtravellerDurhamNC
April 26, 2017|
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Response from Deborah S | Reviewed this property |
We were there in March, low season, so I'd call the hotel to ask.
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wessex20
September 1, 2016|
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Response from alominac | Reviewed this property |
Yes, a 2-pin adaptor will work for the plugs in the hotel.
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"Shop the internet as the price of this place varies on a daily basis."
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"Staff is 1st class service! The rooms are spotless too and very prompt to your needs. The only thing lacking..."
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"Went for the Luxury King-loved it!"
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"Ask for a room away from the elevator and on the side street."
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