The Carolinian Inn

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Outdoor pool
Premium bedding, desk, rollaway beds, free WiFi
Premium bedding, desk, rollaway beds, free WiFi

Overview of The Carolinian Inn

The Carolinian Inn

2 out of 5
Guests rated this property 2.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
2916 Market St, Wilmington, NC, 28403

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBellamy Mansion Museum3 min drive
  • Popular LocationCape Fear Museum3 min drive
  • Popular LocationUniversity of North Carolina at Wilmington5 min drive
  • AirportWilmington, NC (ILM-Wilmington Intl.)7 min drive

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About this area


The Carolinian Inn is located in Wilmington. Mayfaire Town Center and The Cotton Exchange are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Wrightsville Beach and Carolina Beach. Cape Fear Museum and Children's Museum of Wilmington are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Bellamy Mansion Museum - 3 min drive
  • Cape Fear Museum - 3 min drive
  • Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts - 4 min drive
  • Brooklyn Arts Center at St. Andrews - 5 min drive
  • University of North Carolina at Wilmington - 5 min drive


  • Goody Goody Omelet House — 11 min walk
  • Kyoto Asian Grille — 15 min walk
  • Elizabeth's Pizza — 19 min walk
  • Bitty & Beau's Coffee — 3 min drive
  • Genki Sushi — 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Wilmington Intl. Airport (ILM) - 7 min drive

About this property

The Carolinian Inn

Motel in Wilmington with free breakfast and children's pool
Along with an outdoor pool, this motel has 2 coffee shops/cafés and a children's pool. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, a garden, and a picnic area are onsite. All 61 rooms offer free WiFi, refrigerators, and TVs with cable channels. Room service, premium bedding, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Carolinian Inn offers 61 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. Premium cable television is provided.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

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

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 7 AM–9 AM
  • 2 coffee shops
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish


  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • 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)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination


  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator


  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from October 25 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • 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.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit 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

Property is also known as

Carolinian Inn
Carolinian Inn Wilmington
Carolinian Wilmington
The Carolinian Hotel Wilmington
The Carolinian Inn Motel
The Carolinian Inn Wilmington
The Carolinian Inn Motel Wilmington

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Overall score and ratings

Rating 5 - Excellent. 3 out of 129 reviews
5 - Excellent 2%
Rating 4 - Good. 20 out of 129 reviews
4 - Good 16%
Rating 3 - Okay. 32 out of 129 reviews
3 - Okay 25%
Rating 2 - Poor. 24 out of 129 reviews
2 - Poor 19%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 50 out of 129 reviews
1 - Terrible 39%




Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Will never stay here
Reservations were made but when we arrived the hotel did not have a room and told us we had to leave the parking lot. When we contacted they tried to help but the staff refused to answer the phone. This was our treatment as first responders for Hurricane Florence.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2018

3/5 Okay

Room was dirty toilet seat was broken
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2018

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2018

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2018

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
This place is horrible, my room smelled so bad if i could have found another place to stay i would not have stayed here. Staff was rude and unhelpful when i brought how bad the room smelled the lady looked at me looked like she no idea what i was talking about...BAD BAD BAD!!!!!!!
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2018