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Get an overview of this hotelRiverwalk Wilmington hotel in Wilmington Historic District with 2 restaurants

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff

Location

Located in Wilmington Historic District, this hotel is steps from The Cotton Exchange and Cape Fear Community College. Wilmington Railroad Museum and Wilmington Convention Center are also within 5 minutes.

Hotel Features

Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and valet parking.

Room Amenities

All 272 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and comforts like pillowtop beds and premium bedding. Guests will also find room service, coffee makers, and down comforters.

Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton features an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

15 meeting rooms are available. This Art Deco hotel also offers a terrace, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary to guests (available 24 hours). Parking is available onsite for a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in April 2018.

Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge 1 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Express check-out 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Computer station 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 15 
  • Terrace 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 20000 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Total number of rooms - 272 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • Wedding services 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Phone 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Cable TV service 
  • In-room safe 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge between 7 AM and 10:30 AM on weekends.

Board & Barrel - Overlooking the pool, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Ruths Chris Steak House - Overlooking the pool, this restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Buffalo Bayou - This coffee shop serves light fare only. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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.

  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 12.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 16.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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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.


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