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Hotel Riverwalk

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Maine
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful stay here. Although located in a residential neighborhood, we found ourselves within easy walking distance to the riverwalk where there are lots of fun shops and restaurants. There is off-street private parking available. It is located in a great area to walk around safely, even at night. Room was spacious and comfortable. There was a common...

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Fort Myers, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The owners of this botique hotel couldn't be more friendly and helpful. They take tremendous pride in their hotel and it shows. The location was perfect for us, one block walking to the Riverwalk with restaurants and shopping. Yet, the setting was in a neighborhood, fairly quiet and removed from the touristy area. We have returned for a second time,...

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Troy R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

We think repeat guests are a good measure of how we are doing at Hotel Riverwalk and we appreciate the positive statement a second stay with us makes with respect to our service and facilities. So to one of the many repeat guests, thank you for staying with us on your travels back north and we hope you return again...

Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely hotel. Quiet and spacious. Only eight rooms and you feel as though the place is yours. Ideally situated. Made very welcome by Carla and Troy. If you are English talk with the housemaid, she loves our accent!

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Troy R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about Hotel Riverwalk and mentioning our housekeeper who works very hard and does a good job meeting the standards we set for our guest rooms. And we love your accent as well...always a joy having UK guests.

Hillsborough, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading the excellent reviews, my husband and I decided to give Hotel Riverwalk a try. We are certainly glad we did! Prior to our arrival, we received a welcoming email along with check-in information. When we arrived we were greeted by Troy, the hotel owner. Troy took us on a tour of the premises and it was apparent that...

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Troy R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

We are glad you gave us a try as well and we are glad Hotel Riverwalk met your expectations. Thank you for noticing what we try to do so our guests have the best possible experience while staying with us. Please come back again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Central location. Walking distance to everything. Cozy and comfortable. Owners were very sociable and made us feel right at home. Everything we could want in our room. Extra quiet air conditioning units.

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Troy R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

We appreciate your stay with us and the positive review. Like with most everything at Hotel Riverwalk, we take extra care to make sure your room is comfortable and not disruptive, including quiet air conditioning units. Thank you for noticing and we hope you return for a longer visit next time.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was attending a conference in Wilmington and wanted to find somewhere to stay other than the conference hotel. I found Hotel Riverwalk on the internet and wow did I find a JEWEL!!! The owners are very personable and my entire experience was AWESOME!!!

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Carla R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We are sure glad you chose to stay with us for your business trip. Please visit us again when you travel to Wilmington, NC.

Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We are local residents who chose to stay here for a fun night out during the 2017 Azalea festival here in Wilmington. Upon arriving we were graciously greeted by Troy and Carla the owners and shown everything we needed to know about their quaint, clean and comfortable boutique hotel. Within a short walk to the river, restaurants and shops this...

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Carla R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We are happy that you and your wife experienced a relaxing time at Hotel Riverwalk. Hotel Riverwalk was designed so guests could relax and unwind from all the daily issues. We are pleased you decided to take your getaway in historic downtown Wilmington. Please visit us again on your next "local" vacation.

Richmond, VA
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Just got back from a short trip to Wilmington, on our way home from visiting family in SC. Found the Hotel Riverwalk on TripAdvisor and made reservations for a 3 day, 2 night stay. From check-in to check-out, it was a lovely visit. Carla and Troy greeted us upon arrival, giving us a tour of the property before showing us...

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Carla R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. You have summed up Hotel Riverwalk. We are close to everything, but offer a relaxed, casual, elegant environment for our guests to enjoy. Please visit again. Everyone needs a few days of relaxation!

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 3 March 2017

My Husband and I always try to get out this time of year.. This year our stop was Wilmington NC.. We Loved it! A lot of this was due to our Hotel. Hotel Riverwalk has a great location, close enough to all the action of the Riverfront without being on top of it. We walked to everything! And there is...

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Carla R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Hotel Riverwalk. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and our historic downtown. As you stated it is close to everything but quiet when you enter the hotel after a fun evening out. Please visit us again and thank you for choosing to stay at Hotel Riverwalk.

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 February 2017

There is so much to love about this small 8-room hotel. I stayed here with my daughter over the weekend and we wanted something within walking distance of historic downtown Wilmington. This hotel was perfect for that! Within blocks to dozens of restaurants, shops and the boardwalk. The owners, Troy and Carla, were wonderful! After we checked in, Carla gave...

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Carla R, Owner at Hotel Riverwalk, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and pleased you and your daughter enjoyed your stay. As you mentioned Hotel Riverwalk is a place you can work, play, read, write, and just overall relax. However, Hotel Riverwalk is not a B&B. We are a boutique hotel. We are listed in the B&B section on some websites due to the fact we have...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Riverwalk is ideally located in the heart of downtown Wilmington, NC, just steps away from the unique shops, fine restaurants and entertainment offered in the historic district. The property's convenient and central location allows our guests to easily take in all the sights and sounds Wilmington has to offer from strolling down the Cape Fear River Walk, enjoying the great weather, watching a film crew on location or savoring a beautiful sunset over downtown and the river. Formerly the Claredon Inn, Hotel Riverwalk has undergone extensive renovations that provides our guests with a casual yet sophisticated lodging experience. Our spacious and comfortable rooms now feature king beds with upholstered headboards, new luxury mattresses, upscale linens and flat screen televisions. Rooms also provide guests with complimentary wireless internet, expanded cable package, refrigerator, coffee maker, microwave, iron with board, hairdryer and a writing desk. All rooms have individually controlled central heating and air, ceiling fans and a beautiful bathroom stocked with plush towels and William Roam all-American made toiletries. Complimentary on-site parking is provided and Hotel Riverwalk is a secured facility only accessible to our guests. There are three patio areas that surround the property for guest use. Smoking is not permitted except in designated areas. Each morning our guests are provided a Grab & Go continental breakfast to be enjoyed in the transformed lobby, on the patio or in the guests' room. Office Hours are from 9:00am to 7:00pm. Check-in is from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Check out time is 11:00am. We are unable to accommodate children under age of 12. We are unable to accommodate pets but will be happy to refer you to local boarding facilities. We look forward to having you as our guest and working to make your stay enjoyable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riverwalk

Address: 117 S 2nd St, Now Open & Taking Reservations, Wilmington, NC 28401-4458 (Formerly Clarendon Inn)
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Wilmington
Price Range: $223 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Riverwalk 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“All rooms are great; depends if you want king bed or two queens.”
MomoK57, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“quiet and cozy, but yet close to everything downtown. ceiling fan and quiet AC with the perfect level of white noise to put you to sleep”
F7262RMmattb, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are nicely appointed, beds are extremely comfortable and owner Troy is very helpful and accommodating”
machome2, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent”
jmb4325, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing 2nd Street have light at night.”
2-from-nc, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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