Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilmington-University Ctr, an IHG Hotel

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk

Overview of Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilmington-University Ctr, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilmington-University Ctr, an IHG Hotel

2.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
160 Van Campen Blvd, Wilmington, NC, 28403

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationUniversity of North Carolina at Wilmington3 min drive
  • Popular LocationHugh Macrae Park5 min drive
  • AirportWilmington, NC (ILM-Wilmington Intl.)8 min drive
  • Popular LocationCarolina Beach18 min drive

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About this area

Wilmington

Located in Wilmington, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilmington-University Ctr, an IHG Hotel is near the airport and near the beach. Travelers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Battleship North Carolina, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Wrightsville Beach and Carolina Beach. Traveling with kids? Consider Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park, or check out an event or a game at Trask Coliseum. Kayaking, parasailing, and windsurfing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails nearby.

What's nearby

  • University of North Carolina at Wilmington - 3 min drive
  • Hugh Macrae Park - 5 min drive
  • Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park - 6 min drive
  • Mayfaire Town Center - 8 min drive
  • Carolina Beach - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cracker Barrel — 6 min walk
  • Bitty & Beau's Coffee — 7 min walk
  • Carrabba's Italian Grill — 8 min walk
  • Carrabba's Italian Grill — 8 min walk
  • South College Sandwich & Deli — 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Wilmington Intl. Airport (ILM) - 8 min drive

About this property

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilmington-University Ctr, an IHG Hotel

Family-friendly hotel with free breakfast and 24-hour fitness center
This smoke-free hotel features an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a 24-hour business center. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, conference space, and dry cleaning are onsite. All 131 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with cable channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves. Other amenities available to guests include pillowtop beds, premium bedding, and coffee makers.
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilmington-University Ctr, an IHG Hotel offers 131 accommodations with video-game consoles and safes. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Wilmington hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Food and drink

  • Free breakfast available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Free rollaway/extra beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (1400 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Free rollaway beds
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels
  • Video-game console

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Free rollaway/extra beds
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted; guests whose residence is within 50 mi (80 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Express Hotel Wilmington-University Ctr
Holiday Inn Express Wilmington-University Ctr
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Suites Wilmington University Ctr

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Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 438 out of 987 reviews
5 - Excellent 44%
Rating 4 - Good. 332 out of 987 reviews
4 - Good 34%
Rating 3 - Okay. 130 out of 987 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 54 out of 987 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 33 out of 987 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Outside trash bins needed more attention.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Over all it was a Good Stay. Night staff was very friendly and helpful,,, My flight was later then expected,(1 am) and the staff was very understanding.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service
breakfast was poor, several days no yogurt and only fat free, never anything other milk than skim milk (0 fat) which is tasteless, no real cream (half & half) for coffee. Why force all this no fat on people.
Stayed 7 nights in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff was very helpful and friendly. Good modern facilities. One elevator was out of service but no big deal.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service
Our room was dirty. A black plastic knife was on the floor by the bed. Breakfast was wonderful and the staff too. The hotel was dated by the peeling wallpaper and window treatments. The hotel was in an excellent location.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021