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Rome, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We recently stayed here for a wedding event down the street. This hotel is literally steps away from downtown Wilmington bars and restaurants. It is old-but with lots of personality. We stayed in the Maritime House, which was a former convent. You could really feel the spirit there. The room was small, but very well-equipped. I loved the atmosphere with... More 

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erich1102, Front Office Manager at The Wilmingtonian, responded to this review

So glad to hear that you had a great time! Thank you for your review and we hope to see you again very soon. More 

Harrisburg, NC
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We'd originally planned on staying at a big box brand-name place but decided to try a place with more character, and what a nice surprise we found in the heart of Wilmington's historical section! The Wilmingtonian consists of 3 buildings, and we chose a mini-apartment in the Maritime, which had a separate living room and galley kitchen done up in... More 

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erich1102, Front Office Manager at The Wilmingtonian, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We look forward to seeing you on your next visit. More 

Lawrenceville, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for a weekend to attend a wedding and I was very pleased with my stay. The suite was very nicely appointed and extremely clean. The office keeps a good supply of snacks and drinks for guests, and the light breakfast was good. There is no elevator for the second floor, and parking is across the street from... More 

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4 Thank JPNev1
erich1102, Front Office Manager at The Wilmingtonian, responded to this review

Thank you for this great review! I would like to point our that our rates include free parking (a rare amenity downtown), free wireless internet & snacks and drinks are free to guest all day long! We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip to Wilmington. More 

chicago,il
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Nice, clean & super friendly. Close to every thing.The front desk was very helpful. Great snacks & fresh fruit for the morning. Was cool to grap a bag of popcorn & take it up to the room. Nice shower & shampoos.

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erich1102, Front Office Manager at The Wilmingtonian, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014 via mobile

I read some TripAdvisor reviews before booking this location for myself!f and two colleagues for an overnight business trip. I was looking for a slightly more authentic feel in Wilmington compared to a chain hotel, so thought this would be good, esp from. The recent glowing reviews. I wasn't happy with my choice. The GOOD - Very nice downtown location... More 

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3 Thank efm16
erich1102, Front Office Manager at The Wilmingtonian, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We count on guests like you to help us make our hotel better. Please know that we have since replaced/repaired the items that you have listed including purchasing a new refrigerator and new sofa. We thank you for choosing us and we hope that you'll give us another chance to show you how great an... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

I went to Wilmington in January with my dog Eli. He's a rescue dog and it was his first vacation. Pam at reception could not have been more lovely to us. She was so warm and friendly, answering my questions and providing some suggestions on local attractions. She was also very kind and welcoming to Eli too which I really... More 

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erich1102, Front Office Manager at The Wilmingtonian, responded to this review

Thank you for this very nice review. We are sorry to hear that your room was chilly when you arrived. We try to reduce our carbon footprint in the winter by keeping temperatures a little lower in our suites when they aren't occupied, but we should have had the temperature set higher when we knew that someone was to be... More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

We stayed at the Wilmingtonian for friend's desitnation wedding. While it wasn't on the list of hotels with blocked rooms, the rates were actually better than those affiliated with the wedding. Other friends were staying in neighboring hotels and we by far had the best value. The hotel was located within easy walking distance of all the wedding events, as... More 

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erich1102, Front Office Manager at The Wilmingtonian, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this great review! We look forward to seeing you on your next trip. More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

stayed here for one night on a quick overnight stay as part of a US road trip vacation. The hotel has a great location a short walk away from all down town attractions and restaurants. We were offered a reasonable rate turning up without prior booking and very friendly welcoming reception. Lovely room with great facilities - full kitchen and... More 

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erich1102, Front Office Manager at The Wilmingtonian, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this kind review. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Hampshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We arrived in Wilmington on a Monday having spent the weekend in Myrtle Beach and heading back towards Charlotte. We had no accommodation booked and the tourist office gave us details of a few places. We liked the look of The Wilmingtonian and got a good deal. The check in staff were helpful and friendly. The room was more of... More 

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erich1102, Front Office Manager at The Wilmingtonian, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing us. It's wonderful to hear that you had a great time on your visit. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Pikeville, Kentucky
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37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

I decided to travel to Wilmington at the last minute for a weekend getaway and the Wilmingtonian did not disappoint! The hotel's accommodations are located in three restored buildings situated around a courtyard. My room, or small suite, was located in the Maritime House. The hotel is very reminiscent of a New Orleans or Savannah property. There is a guest... More 

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erich1102, Front Office Manager at The Wilmingtonian, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hotel is located in historic, downtown Wilmington surrounded by beautifully restored 19th-century homes and tree-lined neighborhoods, the meticulously renovated Wilmingtonian Inn extends an invitation to unwind, relax, and absorb the romantic ambiance of Cape Fear Country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Wilmingtonian

Address: 101 S 2nd St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4401
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Wilmington
Price Range: $127 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Wilmingtonian 2.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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#12 Romantic Hotel in Wilmington
#18 Business Hotel in Wilmington
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