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Burlington, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 July 2014

The front desk representative was friendly and efficient. The motel has a vintage flair, the pool was perfect and the landscaping well maintained. The room was big and as clean as you can get a vintage motel room. It is a solid brick building with real wood and real ceramic tiles, I wore flip-flops so didn't experience the black foot...

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Coinjock, North Carolina
Reviewed 26 July 2014

This place used to be a Motel 6 and that was good by comparison. Free wifi that doesn't work, manager who doesn't know how to make it work. Half little tube of watered down shampoo, no washcloths, one unfortunate bar of soap. Breakfast, well a few muffins and packages of oatmeal, in a room with no tables--"grab and go" indeed....

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 23 June 2014

I can't write a review of what the hotel is like once you arrive since the front desk agent, Irvin, hung up on me and cancelled my reservation when I was booking. After giving him my credit card information he gave me a confirmation number. I told him I would like a confirmation email sent to me and he told...

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1Thank Jacqueline S
Reviewed 4 August 2013

I've stayed in some terrible places. A homeless shelter HAS to be better than this place. Front desk lady is the most abdominal human on the planet and tries everything she can to make every thing difficult. Bugs in the tub, stains everywhere. Even as THE only guest I was treated like trash. You'd be better off sleeping under a...

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2Thank Bedbugsvoider
Reviewed 26 June 2013 via mobile

I'll list the good first: the bed was comfy and there were no bugs. That's it. Out of order signs on ice machine, soda machine and pool. Tub and sink backed up, everything I put in fridge froze solid overnight. The a/c worked on high only, temp and fan knobs did nothing. Most of the outlets in the room didn't...

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Thank Meee420
Reviewed 1 January 2013

Where to start. The employees attempted to come in my room many times to "hangout". Blood stains on every almost every appliance. Screams all through out the night. When I told the employees the next morning, all they did was giggle nervously. On the floor of the bathroom the words "Dark days ahead" were scratched in the floor. Stay far...

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Thank Gbob742
Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 26 June 2012

At a glace, this hotel is not bad looking at all. It has a pool and it is fairly clean on the outside. Me and my husband were looking for a cheap room for just the night but hoping the hotel would be comfortable as well. We went to this hotel because it was 80$. They only had smoking rooms...

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Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 27 March 2012

When i booked online the room said 2 beds but the lady at the front desk told me 2 beds would be 10.00 more. We were downtown wilmington until late saturday. There was NO hot water in the morning it was only warm to shower with and the water in the tub wouldn't drain. I would never stay there again

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Thank Allattitude26
Morgantown, West Virginia
Reviewed 17 March 2012

this is the worst place i have ever stayed and will never stay here again. the walls and curtains were filthy, the sink in the bathroom leaked and the comode almost flushed. the towle rack was broken, the beds were set on some kind of wooden plank, the sheets and comforter were cigarette burned, the heater/air conditioner didn't work, the...

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1Thank diane b
NC
Reviewed 31 January 2012

The most important thing to sort is that to make sure you're reading the right review. This motel is not the nearly identically named "Americas Best Value Inn" right up the road, nor is it the Econolodge which is also right up the street (more on the confusion surrounding this later). A half-century ago Market Street (Busines 17) had lots...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
America's Best Inn Wilmington offers the most value for your money when staying for business, pleasure, or just passing through. We offer clean spacious rooms, a 24-hour front desk, free continental breakfast, and free Wi-Fi throughout the property. All guest rooms include microwave, mini-fridge, coffeemaker, cable TV, HBO, desk with lamp, table with chairs, and free local calls. Take advantage of our extremely comfortable beds and relax while saving money year-round with our Kids Stay Free Policy (18 and under in parent's room). For your convenience our hotel offers both smoking and non-smoking rooms. Sorry, no pets allowed. We are located off State Route 17 on Market Street. We are near local attractions such as University of North Carolina, Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park, and Bellamy Mansion Museum. America's Best Inn Wilmington is your best choice within in the coastal southeastern region of North Carolina. We offer ideal accommodations and location whether you are in town for entertainment, sightseeing, or simply passing through on your way to Fayetteville or Myrtle Beach. At America's Best Inn Wilmington our goal is to provide our guest a great experience, not just a place to stay. At America's Best Inn Wilmington, Expect More. Get More. ... more   less 

Additional Information about America's Best Inn & Suites Wilmington

Address: 2929 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28403-1221
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Wilmington
Price Range: $69 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — America's Best Inn & Suites Wilmington 1*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
America`s Best Inn & Suites Wilmington Hotel Wilmington
America`s Best Inn And Suites Wilmington
Econo Lodge Wilmington
Wilmington Econo Lodge
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“Do not stay here”
 of 5 bubbles 355brendac, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“The front unit faces a busy street but the back unit is quiet and secluded and faces a lawn with shade trees and picnic tables.”
 of 5 bubbles skybluepinkk, 6 Oct 2015 | Read review
“I liked the rooms closest to the office”
  • Sitting area with Desk
  • View from the bed
  • The nice soft comfy bed (should of took pic before I slept)
 of 5 bubbles AndreannG, 7 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Only stay here if it's too hot or cold to sleep in your car!”
 of 5 bubbles 299clarencef, 7 Jul 2015 | Read review
“We stayed on 2nd floor in the back of hotel. None of the rooms looked good.”
 of 5 bubbles Joan0914, 25 Apr 2015 | Read review
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