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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got into our motel room and the door has been previously kicked in, the fridge smelled like a dead rat, and the room in general smelt like death. You honest to goodness get what you pay for. This place must have been built in the 60s or 70s and hasn't been updated since. They at least clean the rooms... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To all of you complaining, if you want a $200+ a night room, call the Hilton. If you want a cheap place to lay your head and are a bit adventurous, this is okay. First, it is an old motorcourt, but the grounds are very nicely landscaped and maintained. Second, there are some full time residents here, but hey are... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

Drug deals outside door. Man offered my daughter Marijuana in parking lot. Door would not lock. Mold on pillow... tv didn't work.....the list goes on and on... Do yourself a favor don't stay here it is not worth the $20.00 you will save.

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Graham, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

We booked a room at this hotel because we read on-line that it was charming and budget friendly. Budget friendly, yes, but if it was once charming...NOT anymore! The rooms are dirty. Closet was dingy, the hangers were old and some broken, hair dryer was dirty and sticky. Underneath the tv.stand there were empty juice bottles and filth. Windows and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Let me begin by saying, southern hospitality never disappoints. The staff at the inn were friendly and accommodating; but that's where it ends. This place is so bad I don't even know where to begin. The filth in the room is older than I am and I'm no spring chicken. Large shards of peeling paint on the walls and ceiling,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 via mobile

I took my whole family for the weekend and they loved it plenty of space in a quiet setting peaceful place to enjoy a get away in my budget range also thanks to friendly staff as well I had 3 rooms together

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Louisville, Kentucky
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

It was pretty old and didn't feel clean at all. The first room had a very mildewy/moldy smell, so they were nice enough to move us to another room. The 2nd room wasn't very clean. I think the place has potential, but needs a total makeover, improved maintenance, and a deep cleaning. The mattress must have been 30 years old.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

They wiped our debit card clean!!! The guy at the front desk swiped our card twice!! First time he said it said try again then the second time he said we owed a balance of 63.40!!! We had just gotten our debit card and had plenty if money on it!!! He wears glasses and didn't look carefully the first time!... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

The fact that I am going out of my way to write this should tell you something. I felt so unsafe here and had to call the cops at 2am due to a domestic disturbance involving drug and alcohol. The manager did nothing about it though!! NO WALL PLUGS! The wifi is crap and doesn't work! The room is dirty,... More 

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3 Thank Taryn H
Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I stayed here one night with two friends. We booked our room that day after deciding to extend a day beach trip into an overnight trip. We choose the hotel because it was cheap and didn't look too bad on the outside during the day. However, in the evening there were many sketchy people on the property and we did... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Carolinian Inn

Address: 2916 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28403-1222
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Wilmington
Price Range: $56 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Carolinian Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 61
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