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Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton

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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good19%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star Hotel
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All reviewsruth chriscity viewbeautiful renovationfabulous hotelhilton familyvalet servicethe river walkhave stayed here many timesthe uss north carolinagreat view of the riverwater frontthe cape fear riverstayed here for one nightwithin walking distancewonderful staythis past weekendroom was clean
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very modern hotel overlooking river at USS NC. Excellent riverwalk with multiple resuaturants. Located close to the Market Street area in Wilmington. About a 25 minute drive to Carolina & Kure beaches. Southport Ferry is about the same distance. Hotel staff was awesome. Ruth Chris...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Had a great stay- the breakfast buffet was awesome. Service was top notch , food was great and the two ladies ruthie and abbey were very welcoming and went out of their way to make sure I had everything that I neededMore

2  Thank whinton1976
Response from 00gc, General Manager at Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by HiltonResponded 19 May 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review, most especially the kind comments about our friendly and helpful staff. It is important to us for our guests to have a great experience, and we are delighted to know that Ruthie and Abbey exceeded your expectations. We look...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The service we experienced during our stay here was fabulous. From the time we checked in to our wonderful breakfast, the help staff couldn't have been better. Damien, who valet parked our car, was great as was Ruthie, the dining room hostess. Ruthie went above...More

Thank Rita B
Response from 00gc, General Manager at Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by HiltonResponded 2 days ago

Rita, we are happy knowing our staff took such terrific care of you while you were our guest at Hotel Ballast. It makes our day to read such wonderful compliments, and we thank you for sharing that you were warmly welcomed and your requests were...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We picked this hotel because of the location in the historic district and on the river. When we got to our room we weren’t expecting such a great view. The battle ship USS North Carolina was docked right outside our window. The room is comfortable...More

1  Thank amywalker175
Response from 00gc, General Manager at Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by HiltonResponded 4 days ago

Amy, thank you for choosing Hotel Ballast! It's wonderful to read that you loved our comfortable rooms with the beautiful river views. However, we apologize for the noise issues you experienced. Our front desk is staffed 24 hours a day, so we would have been...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Pros: River view of the room was amazing. Can walk anywhere in downtown. Cons: Hotel staff wasn't that knowledgeable. Have to pay for parking. Most of the time I had to valet park. Shower temperature was either scolding hot or ice cold. Room service never...More

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Thank jrdnprnll
Response from 00gc, Manager at Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by HiltonResponded 4 days ago

Hello jrdnprnll: We want to thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to post your review. We apologize for difficulties you experienced while you were our guest and that you feel you did not receive value for your stay. This is...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
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
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$155 - US$316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#17 Business Hotel in Wilmington
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$155 - US$316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#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
7 May 2018|
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Response from Robert B | 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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Room Tips
"Riverside as high as you can get."
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"Riverview on the Northside of the hotel is awesome!"
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"Ask for river view while construction is going on across the street. Rooms on that side must be quieter."
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"Ask for waterfront room for a view of the river."
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