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“We ALWAYS stay here when in Wilmington!”
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MainStay Suites
Ranked #29 of 44 Hotels in Wilmington
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“We ALWAYS stay here when in Wilmington!”
Reviewed August 14, 2004

Our daughter is a student at UNCW so we travel to Wilmington regularly! My first choice when making a reservation for a room is always the MainStay! The rooms are spacious and they have great little kitchens and sitting areas. We enjoy the breakfasts and the outdoor sitting area. We have never experienced anything but perfection when we stay there -- about 5-6 times now averaging about 3-4 nights at a time. I panic if I can't get a reservation at the MainStay Suites. We've stayed at the Hampton, the Comfort Inn, Extended Stay America, Home Stay --and another on the bay about 2-years ago that I've forgotten the name of--none of these can touch the MainStay Suites.

  • Stayed January 2005
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Reviewed March 27, 2004

During a stay at this hotel for an anniversary celebration, we experienced one mistake on the hotel's behalf fellowed by another and yet again another. The employees were blatantly antagonistic and the hotel management just as bad. There was no true resolution to this horrible situation we found ourselves in. The best part about the stay was when we finally left.

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Reviewed August 13, 2003

My family and I stayed at Mainstay Suites (a brand new hotel ) August 8-13, 2003. The service was very good housekeeping each day, continental breakfast with a good variety of food and very organized and friendly front desk people. After 11:00 pm the front desk people leave and you have to go next door to Sleep in and check in. There is a kiosk in the lobby to self-check in but you have to use a credit card and then change over to cash the next day which is a hassle. Overall, I'd highly recommend Mainstay Suites-Market Street.D. Lyle

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Property: MainStay Suites
Address: 5229 Market St, Hwy 132 & US 17, Wilmington, NC 28405-3433
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Wilmington
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #29 of 44 Hotels in Wilmington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — MainStay Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 63
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