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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University Center

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“front desk”(73 reviews)
“cracker barrel”(8 reviews)
“room was clean”(30 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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All reviewsfront deskcracker barrelroom was cleanhotel is centrally locatedhousekeeping staffthe breakfast arearecommend this hotelwrightsville beachoutdoor poolnight's sleephot breakfastthe staff was greatbusiness travelfree breakfastwill stay there againone night stayyogurt
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Checked in last over the weekend and Rhonda at the Front desk was very helpful during check in, especially since it was so late. She warned me about the renovation going on during the day time but I wasn't disturbed a bit surprisingly. But even...More

Thank 123yourstruly
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Love this facility...close to the airport, favorite restaurants such as Cracker Barrel, Olive Garden, Dunk'in Donuts and is behind a Walmart if you forgot anything or need to buy food or drinks. And ultimately it is close to my family members in Wilmington. The complimentary...More

Thank HotChickie
Response from WilmingtonNC1, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded 5 February 2018

Dear Valued Guest, We thank you for your recent stay with the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington University Center. We value our guest feedback and are glad that the location was to your liking. Yes, Walmart is one of the conveniences of our location...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Breakfast had many options and was tasty. Carl made sure to give us great customer service as my group utilized a conference room for 2 days. Dallas at the front desk was wonderful, as well as the others at the front desk. I didn't get...More

Thank dancerica1217
Response from Cid Y, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded yesterday

Good morning Dancerica1217, We are glad to hear that breakfast and it variety choices were to your satisfaction. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the newly renovated room. I would like to apologize in regards to the noise but I am happy that...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Room was great, clean and spacious. We enjoyed everything about the hotel! I recommend that anyone that comes to Wilmington to check this one out. I am a travel agent and was here for a basketball tournament. So the service really impressed me. Now let...More

Thank marvinheggie
Response from Cid Y, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded yesterday

Good morning Marvinheggie, Our aim is to make every stay a memorable one. We are glad to hear that Dallas at the front desk was able to accommodate you with everything you needed. Management will definitely let her know that she made your stay better....More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My stay started off bad because of the construction noise. But when I went to the front desk to check out. Montea listen to my complaint and offered to move me. Once I moved it was nice stay.Thanks to him...I will be back to stay...More

Thank kelcinwright84
Response from Cid Y, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington - University CenterResponded yesterday

Good morning Kelcinwright84, We thank you for your recent stay with the Holiday Inn Express & Suites. I would like to apologize in regards to the construction noise, but we are currently in the middle of a property upgrade. Management is glad to hear that...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$106 - US$238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Business Hotel in Wilmington
#17 Family Hotel in Wilmington
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$106 - US$238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Business Hotel in Wilmington
#17 Family Hotel in Wilmington
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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aggiepride95
15 August 2016|
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Response from Denise B | Reviewed this property |
nice pool and no hot tub
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Jenny B
27 August 2015|
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Response from SoMuchToSeeOutThere | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
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wabina
7 May 2015|
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Response from Steven J | Property representative |
I'm Sorry we are not pet friendly
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Room Tips
"Imperial suite was great and spacious"
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"I Is currency under renovation to be even better but the work caused no inconvenience to me."
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"we did ask for a room on a higher floor and away from elevators"
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"Great parking all around the hotel...easy to see vehicle from room"
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