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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington - Legal District
Ranked #4 of 12 Hotels in Wilmington
Rochester, New York
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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“Outstanding Staff”
Reviewed July 22, 2013

Even though I travel continuously, this was my first trip to Wilmington. I've had the opportunity to stay in a number of Double Tree by Hilton Hotels but I've never encountered a more professional and accommodating staff. From the very first moment of arrival, I was handed a cookie and guided through a non-standard registration process (based upon some issues I'm contending with) that would have created havoc at other hotels. Sara and Tammy handled the situation superbly and before I knew it, I was on my way to a very clean and well designed room. The fact that the hotel is also situated in the legal district was an added bonus. It's also a plus for business travelers and families to have free Wi-fi in the rooms.I highly recommend this hotel to anyone traveling to the Wilmington area. Make sure you say hello to Sara and Tammy!

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled on business
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AFiler, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington - Legal District, responded to this review, July 29, 2013
Thank you for your feedback and we are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. I will definitely share your comments with Tammy, Sarah and their peers. Our staff does take pride in making sure our guests enjoy their time with us.

We hope to see you again soon.

Sincerely,
Alan Filer
General Manager
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monessen, United States
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Reviewed July 22, 2013

Two problems mainly, first the room was not cleaned during the stay. The room was empty most of the day, yet they came while we were getting ready for the wedding we were attending. We were told that they could not come back to clean, so they gave us clean towels and more coffee. Second, the hotel was full and yet one of the two elevators was down for maintenance.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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AFiler, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington - Legal District, responded to this review, July 29, 2013
Our guests feedback is very important to us, we appreciate your time in writing a review. I do apologize for the challenges you encountered during your stay. While guest rooms are cleaned during the day at any point between 9am - 5pm, it is in no particular order unless we have guests requests. However, we should have offered to clean your room after you had left for the wedding you were attending. We will definitely address with our housekeeping team, I do appreciate you letting us know.

The elevator unfortunately was unoperational for a few days. The part was not readily available and had to be manufactured. I completely understand the inconvenience to our guests and we will do everything we can to ensure that something like that does not happen again.

Please do not hesitate to contact me at any time. We do hope to see you again in the future so we can provide you with the much improved stay that you deserve.

Sincerely,
Alan Filer
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cortland, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed July 21, 2013

Mrs. Wilma Jean Ward Cortland ny excellent location, very friendly and helpful staff. truly enjoyed our stay. I would highly any double tree hotel to all my friends and family. This was the second double tree hotel that I have stayed in ,in the Wilmington area.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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AFiler, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington - Legal District, responded to this review, July 29, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we do appreciate our guest feedback. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and we do hope to see you again very soon. Please do not hesiate to contact me at any time.

Sincerely,
Alan Filer
General Manager
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Dickson City, United States
1 review
Reviewed July 21, 2013

We stayed for one night as we were passing through. It was a great hotel and we will defiantly stay again when we come down this way again. The rate of this hotel was also priced great as we did compare other hotels in the area and this was the best price in town.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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AFiler, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington - Legal District, responded to this review, July 29, 2013
Thank you for telling us about your stay. Our guest feedback is very important to us and we are glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us.

We do hope to see you again.

Sincerely,
Alan Filer
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Clayton, United States
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Reviewed July 18, 2013

We stayed at this hotel because an event we were attending was being held there. It wasn't the worst hotel we've ever stayed at but it wasn't that great. The window in our room didn't have a way to close the curtain (only sheers) and at sun up, the room was bright. Elevators were kind of scary. We stayed in the executive king. Nothing special about it.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
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AFiler, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington - Legal District, responded to this review, July 29, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on Trip Advisor. Our guests feedback is very important to us and I do apologize that we provide the service that our guests should be accustomed too.

We want all of our guests to be comfortable, and in each guest room we do provide black out drapes which are located behind the sheers, but do understand when they are open how they could be hidden behind the sheers and the drapes. While our elevators are older, our guests safety is of utmost importance to us. The elevators have a strict preventative maintenance schedule by an outside company as well as being inspected by the city bi-annually.

Please do not hesitate to contact me at any time. We do hope to see you again in the future so we can provide you with a much improved stay.

Sincerely,
Alan Filer
General Manager
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Philadelphia, United States
1 review
Reviewed July 15, 2013

Hotel staff were great. All amenities were great. Very clean and beds were comfortable. Pool was fantastic as was the workout area. Hotel staff went out of their way to any needs. Just one problem, I felt the food was sub par.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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AFiler, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington - Legal District, responded to this review, July 29, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on Trip Advisor. I was very sorry to hear that the food in the restaurant was below standard. I will share your comments with our Chef and his team in order as we do strive to continually improve our services. I am very happy to hear that your stay was most enjoyable. Please do not hesitate to contact me at any time. We do hope to see you again soon.

Sincerely,
Alan FIler
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Macungie, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed July 14, 2013

Our recent visit to Wilmington to explore Nemours Mansion and Gardens was complimented by our stay at this hotel. We enjoyed the friendly service by Paul the bartender as we relaxed before dinner. Our dinner was tasty and served at a comfortable pace. The breakfast buffet provided abundant choices and the waitstaff was polite and efficient. Our room, typically small for a city, was clean with a plentiful supply of linens. We would happily stay again.

PS We love the chocolate chip cookies!

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
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AFiler, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington - Legal District, responded to this review, July 29, 2013
Thank you for writing a review. We are very glad you enjoyed your stay with us. You comments will be shared with our team as they take great pride in providing top notch service.

We hope to see you again when travels bring you to Wilmington.

Sincerely,
Alan FIler
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Property: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington - Legal District
Address: 700 N King St, Wilmington, DE 19801-3504
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Location: United States > Delaware > Wilmington
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Wilmington
#6 Family Hotel in Wilmington
#6 Business Hotel in Wilmington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Wilmington - Legal District 3.5*
Number of rooms: 217
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The DoubleTree by Hilton dowtown is easily assessable to all major corporations in downtown Wilmington Delaware and provides complimentary shuttle transportation to and from business offices as well as dining and area attractions. Only footsteps from Amtrak train station and 20 minutes south of PHL Airport. In addition, the hotel is just minutes to the Riverfront where dining and attractions abound. The Chase Center is less than two miles from the hotel. Located next to the Federal and State courthouses, the hotel also features two fully operable Litigation Centers in addition to one of Delaware's largest Grand Ballrooms. Ample parking is available (fee) and is connected to the property. Complimentary WiFi is available throughout the hotel. Guestrooms feature an oversized work desk and ergonomic chair, refrigerator, complimentary WiFi and bottled water and an in room hot beverage center. Other hotel facilities include complimentary Business Center, Fitness Center and a indoor heated saline pool. Metro Cafe and Lounge located within the hotel offers a full dining menu for all meals and a great gathering place for beverages and snacks in the evening. Dedicated Hilton Honors guest room levels and an exclusive Concierge Lounge available for all day beverages and snacks can also be found. ... more   less 
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