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    Hotel du Pont

    42 W. 11th Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good19%
    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “large tub” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Available
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    The Hotel DuPont is definitely a cut above your typical hotel options. This is a classic hotel. They have a variety of rooms, sizes etc... on this trip I had one of their larger rooms with a separate sitting area from the sleeping area. My...More

    Thank kh57ca
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The du Pont seems to have deteriorated since our last visit 10 years ago . Still a beautiful building with very nice banquet rooms & fine dining in the Green Room . Rooms are poorly lit, and services annoying : room service very slow &...More

    1  Thank NDF848
    Management response:Responded 1 week ago

    Thank you very much for your feedback on your recent visit and I must sincerely apologize for the issues that you experienced with our room service team and noisy housekeeping staff which we will certainly address with our management team to follow up on appropriate...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This became a last minute reservation due to another hotel bumping me due to being oversold. It will be my first choice for future visits. I walked in with a "wow" and left with an "amazing ". The hotel is perfection from lobby to room....More

    Thank trottindaglobe
    Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

    We are delighted that you were able to experience both HOTEL DU PONT and Longwood Gardens - what a wonderful treat ! Thank you for your kind comments about our staff and we look forward to welcoming you back for more exploration of the beautiful...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We got our room for one night to see family in PA. A weekend rate of only $159 + taxes and fees was their weekend getaway package. Very nice place. Enjoyed the bathroom. The large tub was relaxing. The room was clean and had a...More

    Thank Deborah D
    Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

    Many thanks for your review of our hotel. We are grateful for the feedback and will certainly follow up with our Front Desk staff to make sure we are demonstrating our normal fine level of hospitality. We do have a fresh air intake in each...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We've stayed in a lot of hotels / inns throughout the years, but never did we ever stay in such a large room that was on the Historic Hotels of America registry. The room must have been about 1200 square feet, full blown living room,...More

    Thank chloeAnnville
    Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review of our beautiful hotel. I am glad to learn that you enjoyed the guest room accommodations and also some of our neighborhood dining at the waterfront. I do hope that you will consider dining in the Green Room upon your...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$145 - US$482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Wilmington
    • #3 Business Hotel in Wilmington
    • #5 Family Hotel in Wilmington
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 217
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    • Wilmington
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    NCtravellerDurhamNC
    27 April 2017|
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    Response from Deborah S | Reviewed this property |
    We were there in March, low season, so I'd call the hotel to ask.
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    25 December 2016|
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    Response from Selkirk65 | Reviewed this property |
    First, you obviously don't know if this "story" of yours is true, because you admit as much right up front. But you post it anyway. And you inappropriately post it as a TripAdvisor Question so that it gets out to all prior... More
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    Response from alominac | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, a 2-pin adaptor will work for the plugs in the hotel.
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