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Hotel du Pont

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Morristown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

Absolutely beautiful historic hotel in downtown Wilmington! The rooms are luxurious and very comfortable. The bathroom is one of the best I have ever seen. There are separate shower and tub areas and a full supply of Gilchrest and Somes toiletries. We used the room service as well and the chef's chocolate cake was DELICIOUS! I highly recommend this hotel... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Had high tea in their beautiful dining room. Then had a tour of the rooms. Hope to stay there someday soon. Located in the downtown core which was nice. The staff are lovely. If you like old and history this is the place to be!

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Reading, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

If you want to treat yourself, this is the place to go in Wilmington. You feel like you are stepping back in time, with old world elegance. Room was beautiful, with all the extras, deep tub, bathrobes, slippers, comfy beds, and a turndown service. Very spacious. Only things missing was the bottle opener for the beers from the mini fridge,... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

I was in town with family for a lacrosse tournament and chose to stay here. Glad I did. The rooms are very large and the service was very good. The green room is a special place and the art collection is fantastic. Yes - the building is old - and some thing(s) could use some updating - but IMO if... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is beautiful. Old world charm. If you appreciate intricate architectural details this is a must. Rooms are very comfortable with lovely amenities. The staff was very helpful and knowledgeable - very eager to please. Hotel is located downtown and on the weekends it is very quiet. It is close driving distance to major attractions - Longwood Gardens and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

the hotel du pont is an old, well maintained hotel in Wilmington Delaware. i was in a renovated room and it was excellent!. clean, large, etc. the only flaw in the room - no safety deposit box and no drinks/snacks in the refrigerator. my only negative is the food. three choices - a fancy restaurant, but we were on business... More 

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Jamison, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

I have read some middling reviews of the Hotel du Pont, but was so pleasantly surprised to see how big and well appointed the rooms were. A great place for an affair as well as the ballroom is beautiful

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San Dimas, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

I had a great room with a living room area and a big sunken tub. The bed and pillows were extremely comfortable, room service was great, the bar was fun and the front desk was very helpful. I would definitely stay here again. My only two complaints would be the noise from the air conditioner turning on and off (which... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We stayed in a suite. Design of the room was vintage and spacious. The bed was very comfortable and the bathroom was significantly bigger than most. The building itself had a very classic feel. The staff was very friendly. Would definitely stay there again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

the hotel was exceptional for the price, amazingly comfortable rooms and a great ambiance. The rooms offer great space and are wonderfully comfortable with spacious rooms and bathrooms. The staff were helpful and polite.

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Green Room
Green Room
Cuisines: French, American
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Hotel du Pont

Address: 11th & Market Streets, Wilmington, DE 19801
Location: United States > Delaware > Wilmington
Price Range: $210 - $494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel du Pont 4.5*
Number of rooms: 217
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Also Known As:
Du Pont Hotel
Du Pont Wilmington
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Wilmington
#3 Business Hotel in Wilmington
#5 Family Hotel in Wilmington
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