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Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton

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  • Average16%
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed today

The Hotel rooms are great the House Keeping staff was just unbelievable, the House keeping manager is the best. The new Resturant run by Lindsay & Ruthie is great. I would stay here again. Water Front rooms are great views of the river, and the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was a spouse at a company event here this weekend. The hotel is in an absolutely perfect location, especially if you end up on your own most the day. No spouse needed, you feel perfectly safe and secure lounging at the pool, or enjoying...More

Thank LINDA T
Response from 00gc, General Manager at Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by HiltonResponded 3 weeks ago

Linda, thank you for choosing to stay at Hotel Ballast. We appreciate you mentioning how much you enjoyed our outstanding location! Our landmark hotel is set in the bustling Downtown Historic District and is within walking distance of shopping, monuments, nightlife, and over 50 restaurants....More

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Reviewed today via mobile

Luke Zapata of AAA parking(hotel valet) is a great lesson in what customer service should be. We stayed in the hotel 3 months ago and coming back this trip it was like seeing an old friend!!!!!!!! Luke truly “gets it”.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Overall pretty good. Not much has changed since it was the Hilton. Staff was friendly. Room clean. Nice downtown location, beautiful views and convenient to restaurants downtown. Bar is small and fairly simple. Overall good but pricey.More

Thank Eddiep63
Response from 00gc, General Manager at Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by HiltonResponded yesterday

Eddie, we are delighted to read your review of Hotel Ballast. It's always a treat hearing how much our guests enjoy our charming style and personality combined with the reliability of the Hilton name. It was our pleasure hosting you, and we hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have stayed here many times when it was the Hilton. It was recently rebranded as the Hotel Ballast. Renovations were done that improved the hotel. One thing that did not change was the excellent service. Another great stay here.More

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Response from 00gc, General Manager at Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by HiltonResponded yesterday

Thank you for making the Hotel Ballast your home away from home. It's wonderful to read that we were able to provide you with an outstanding stay once again. It means a lot that you choose to stay with us over all of the other...More

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Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Meeting Rooms
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$158 - US$301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#17 Business Hotel in Wilmington
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$158 - US$301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#17 Business Hotel in Wilmington
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Elizabeth H
12 May 2018|
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
self park also. valet is good . quick retrieval.
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Gabriela A
6 May 2018|
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Response from cadworks | Reviewed this property |
No Sofa. Perhaps in the Suites?
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Sean L
3 April 2018|
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Response from Djrrossi | Reviewed this property |
I have had them in the room at times. Just ask in advance.
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