HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS & SUITES

160 Van Campen Blvd., Wilmington, NC 28403 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
2.5 Star Beach Hotel in New Hanover County
34.24052-77.87261
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4.0/ 5

Based on 250 guest reviews

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  • Our hotel comes with an outdoor pool
  • Free breakfast available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 13.5%!
  • Fitness center on property
  • 131 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Check out: 12noon
  • Hotel has a green policy
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 4 meeting rooms in property

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Local Attractions

We are centrally located 7 miles from Wrightsville Beach and 5 miles from the Historic Riverfront.

Verified Reviews of Holiday Inn Express & Suites

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Great Stay!"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
The Holiday Inn Express Leland provided an enjoyable three night stay for my family. The building is very clean and well kept. The rooms are incredibly spacious and could easily sleep 6 people if necessary. The staff was most helpful and courteous. We were able to wash clothes onsite. A generous breakfast was included each morning.
(Group coordinator, booked 10 rooms), from US flag
27-Jun-2016 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Jun 25 to Mon Jun 27 2016 at a $129.00 group rate.
"Beware if Bringing a Group/Team."
Overall Score3.0/ 5
The accommodations were OK, but we were "greeted" by the group sales person who immediately told us that they were worried about our group acting up because they had another group of high schoolers in earlier in the week and they had pulled the fire alarm. I felt as if I had to defend my kids before we even walked in the door. She was extremely negative. Then they had our reservation wrong. We had arranged to check-in at 11:00 on a Friday, but the hotel had us checking in on Saturday. I was there with 44 athletes and no place to stay. The manager was helpful and after having to leave, go to the beach and come back, they got us rooms. They were not the rooms that we had reserved. We were supposed to have two double beds in each room, but had to settle for one king and a pull out couch. They acted like they were doing us a favor, reminding us that it was Azalea Festival Weekend. Saturday night, they rented out rooms to several college age groups who were drinking and being very loud. The night personnel called our assistant coach down, threatening to call the police for some of these older kids who were not even ours. They then smugly showed him the monitor of a group of our kids in the hall, who had stepped out to see who was making so much noise. We had several of our high school aged girls who were uncomfortable in the halls while going to their rooms by these college aged groups. Fortunately, they handled the situation well and just ignored them. Never was there an apology for messing up our reservation. I was not impressed with the older group sales lady. We booked through Bookit.com. Beware if you want to book a team/group!
(Group coordinator, booked 10 rooms), from US flag
13-Apr-2015 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Apr 10 to Sun Apr 12 2015 at a $99.00 group rate.
Response from Management on 20-Apr-2015:
Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay. We are disappointed that you felt our efforts were not up to your expectations. To be fair, the signed contract (signed by Rebecca M.) in our files stated a Saturday arrival, not a Friday arrival. When the group arrived and stood at the front desk it was totally unexpected. Yes, it was one of our busiest weekends of the year and we were doing our best to find rooms in our hotel for your students at the last moment. With only 3 chaperones for 44 students we felt that group policies should be reviewed for their safety as well as other guests. It was not our intent to make you feel unwelcomed. We were simply not expecting you and were unprepared for you. I think the staff made what could have been a bad situation into one that accommodated all the group on just 2 floors to be near the 3 chaperones. We appreciate your letting us know about your disappointment. In the future, our sales staff will make an extra effort to confirm the dates with the groups before arrival so this does not happen to another one.
"Outstanding and Reasonably Priced"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
After shopping around for different places for lodging, we picked Holiday Inn Express for its great location for sightseeing and the beaches. I would recommend this hotel to all my friends and family. I can't wait to go back on my next vacation. GREAT JOB! Hats off to your staff, especially your breakfast crew. Thanks.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
31-Jul-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Mon Jul 28 to Wed Jul 30 2014 at a $90.00 average nightly rate.

Customer Reviews of Holiday Inn Express & Suites

4.0 out of 5. Based on 250 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

HOT NEWS: We just upgraded all of our bathrooms to include new tile, granite countertops, mirrors, etc. and our beds feature pillow top mattresses with triple sheet bedding. With our Southern Coastal Decor we have the beach feel without the beach price. We are a family favorite as well as an executives home on the road.

Green Sustainability

Yes

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3pm
Check Out:12noon
Year of Last Renovation:2011
Floors:5
Rooms:131
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:131
Handicap Rooms:6
Suites:45
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:4 View Spaces
Meeting Space:1664 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 80 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Pool Info:
Outdoor, seasonal pool open from 10 am-10 pm.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Cancellation is 48 hours prior to the day of arrival.
Nightly Parking:0.00
Total Taxes:13.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00%
Occupancy Tax: 6.00%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Camping or barbeque facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Airport is just 5.0 miles away.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Free hot breakfast buffet includes a new pancake station.

About Holiday Inn Express

  • Free Express Start Breakfast Bar offering eggs, omelets, bacon and sausage, and their signature cinnamon rolls just to name a few
  • Have their own 100% Arabica Smart Roast Coffee
  • Free high-speed internet service in every room
  • eHost Online Concierge Service where guests can learn about hotel amenities, major airlines nearby, up-to-date local weather and even car rental services
  • Perfect for the business traveler on the go, Holiday Inn Express offers 24/7 fax & photocopy services
  • Unlimited free local and toll-free calls

The Holiday Inn Express highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Group vs. Individual Rates at Holiday Inn Express & Suites

Rate fluctuations of Holiday Inn Express & Suites

The chart above shows trends of prices for both group/meeting quotes and the best individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group offer was entered. The most competitive group or meeting displayed is 32.3% in the month of November 2016 and the highest average individual rate is $169 in the month of May 2016. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Holiday Inn Express & Suites in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Holiday Inn Express & Suites

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Holiday Inn Express & Suites.

Feel free to use the Holiday Inn Express & Suites meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Wilmington event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Azalea Room 28 x 25 x 9 70040/----272015----/--5030--
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Azalea Room

The Azalea Room is part of a flexible meeting space located on the ground floor of our hotel. It may be rented alone, on in conjunction with the adjacent Gardenia Room.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
700 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
28 x 25 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Evening Rental:
$150.00 USD
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Gardenia Room 30 x 25 x 9 72540/----452520----/--6040--
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Gardenia Room

The Gardenia Room is part of a flexible meeting space located on the ground floor of our hotel. It can be rented alone, or in conjunction with the adjacent Camelia Room.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
725 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
30 x 25 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Executive Board Room 20 x 11 x 10 220--/----------12--/--------
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Executive Board Room

The Executive Board Room is the perfect place for your next small meeting, corporate planning session, or teleconference. A large table surrounded by comfortable leather chairs is the centered feature of the room.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
220 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
20 x 11 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Photo of Executive Board Room
Azalea & Gardenia 57 x 25 x 9 142580/----784236----/--100----
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Azalea & Gardenia

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1425 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
57 x 25 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
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