Mainstay Suites of Wilmington

5229 Market St., Wilmington, NC 28405 United States (USA) near Exit 420b a on I-40 (~2.3mi)
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2.5 Star Property
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4.0/5

Based on 108 guest reviews

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  • Free breakfast available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 22.9%!
  • 63 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Hotel has 63 suites
  • Check in: 3:00pm
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed 1 Queen Bed Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed 1 Queen Bed Suite 3 Tvs 2 Bedroom Suite Living Room Kitchen
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Suite 1 Room Suite Sitting Area Sofa and or Chair Kitchen
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Accessible Suite Visual Telephone Alert Visual Fire
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Suite 2 Flat Screen Plasma Tvs 1 Bedroom Suite Living
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds Suite Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check RatesQueen Suite
Non-Smoking
Check RatesQueen Suite with 2 Queen Beds Accessible
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Within 5 miles...Downtown Wilmington, Riverwalk, NC Battleship, UNCW, Horse Drawn Carriage Rides, Wilmington Railroad Museum, Cotton Exchange, Convention Center, WilSon Preforming Arts Center, The Bellamy Mansion, Ghost Walk of Old Wilmington, Cape Fear Museum, Cape Fear Serpentarium, Cape Fear River, Wrightsville Beach, Greenville Lake Amphitheater / Park & Gardens, Ogden Park, Landfall Country Club, New Hanover Arboretum, Screen Gems Studios, Surf Camp, Greenfield Grand Skate Park, Historic District, Airlie Gardens, Live theater/Comedy Clubs, Legions Sport Complex Within 15 Miles... Carolina Beach State Park, Echo Farms Golf Course, Orton Plantation, Poplar Grove Plantation, Porter's Neck Country Club/ Golf, Magnolia Greens Golf Course 20 Miles... NC Aquarium, Fort Fisher, Surf City / Top Soil Beaches (30mi), Duplin Winery (44 mi), River Landing (37 mi), Outer Banks (150 mi), Camp Lajeune ( 30m)

Verified Reviews of Mainstay Suites Wilmington

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Staff Great"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
The staff that I had interactions with were all great.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
02-Mar-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Feb 27 to Sun Feb 28 2021 at a $77.99 average nightly rate.
"Lacked basics"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
There were only three towels in the bath even though we booked for four people. We had to go to housekeeping to get linens for the pullout sleeper sofa and no toiletries in bath. Check-in desk guy was nice and mannerly.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
07-Apr-2014 Verified Review
4.0 out of 5. Based on 108 guest reviews

Property Description

Live like home at the MainStay Suites hotel in Wilmington, NC near UNC Wilmington. Nearby attractions include Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach and other popular destinations. Our residential-style suites include a well equipped kitchen including a refrigerator with icemaker, microwave, dishwasher, 2 burner cook top, flat-screen TV, sofa sleeper, hair dryer and iron. Plus, take advantage of our free breakfast, free WiFi, free newspaper, exercise room, business center with access to copy and fax services and a public computer. On site laundry and courtyard with gas grills are always a plus! Also, earn rewards including free nights and gift cards with our Choice Privileges Rewards program. Please let me know if you require any further information.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00pm
Check Out: 12:00 pm
Year of Last Renovation: 2007
Floors: 3
Rooms: 63
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 0
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 63
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info:
Our outdoor pool is approximately open May - September... weather permitting. 9am-10pm
Policies / Expenses
Nightly Parking: Free
Total Taxes: 13.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00%
Occupancy Tax: 6.00%

Amenities / Features


  • Bus parking
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Refrigerator
  • Shop
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone - Free local calls

Airport & Shuttle Information

4 Miles to Wilmington International Airport

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Free Deluxe Continental Breakfast including waffles, sausage biscuits, fruit, cereal, hard boiled eggs,pastries, oatmeal, grits, various breads, milk, juices etc. 24 hour coffee, tea and hot chocolate available in common area.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.

Parking Info

Free Parking. Truck and bus parking available.

Internet / WiFI

Free wi-fi

About MainStay Suites

  • Perfect for extended stays with residential-style services and great rates
  • Fully-equipped kitchens in every guest room
  • Flat-panel TV's offers premium movie channels
  • On-site guest laundry facility and weekly housekeeping services
  • Free continental breakfast during the week
  • Excercise facility and high-speed internet
  • Studio and one-bedroom suites

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Previously known as:
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Group vs. Individual Rates at Mainstay Suites of Wilmington

Rate fluctuations of Mainstay Suites of Wilmington

This chart illustrates trends of sleeping room prices for both our group quotes and the best online individual traveler prices we could find at the time the group/meeting bid was entered. The best group or meeting displayed is 40.5% in the month of December 2020 and the highest average individual rate is $165 in the month of July 2021. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Mainstay Suites of Wilmington in a month when rates are lower.

FAQs about Mainstay Suites Wilmington

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00 pm based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Mainstay Suites Wilmington have?

There are 63 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What kind of breakfast is at Mainstay Suites Wilmington?

Free Deluxe Continental Breakfast including waffles, sausage biscuits, fruit, cereal, hard boiled eggs,pastries, oatmeal, grits, various breads, milk, juices etc. 24 hour coffee, tea and hot chocolate available in common area.

What parking is available at Mainstay Suites Wilmington?

Free Parking. Truck and bus parking available.

How much does internet cost?

Free wi-fi

Can I get a AAA rate at Mainstay Suites Wilmington?

Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA Rate - 1 King Bed 1 Queen Bed Suite 3 Tvs 2 Bedroom Suite Living Room Kitchen

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Mainstay Suites Wilmington?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Conveniently located near shopping.

Testimonials:

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"Great website, easy to use, wonderful follow-up (thanks Ryan!) All around a great experience for me and a huge help as this is the first time I have been involved in planning an event like this!" S.K. - Tacoma, WA

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