Get an overview of this hotel Family-friendly hotel with free breakfast and outdoor pool

Popular highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
24-hour business center

When you stay at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilmington-University Ctr in Wilmington, you'll be by the ocean, a 3-minute drive from University of North Carolina at Wilmington and 7 minutes from Mayfaire Town Center.

This family-friendly hotel is 7.3 mi (11.8 km) from Wrightsville Beach and 5.2 mi (8.4 km) from Wilmington Convention Center.

Make yourself at home in one of the 131 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with premium bedding. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while video-game consoles and cable programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, a fireplace in the lobby, and tour/ticket assistance.

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served daily from 6 AM to 10 AM.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and express check-in. Free self parking is available onsite.

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilmington-University Ctr

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilmington-University Ctr features an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. A 24-hour business center is on site. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. This family-friendly hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and a vending machine. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilmington-University Ctr is a smoke-free property.

  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Express check-in 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Picnic area 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Elevator 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Express check-out 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Computer station 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Luggage storage 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1400 
  • Banquet hall 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Vending machine 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Total number of rooms - 131 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Shower/tub combination 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Phone
  • Video-game console
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Air conditioning
  • Free local calls
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Cable TV service
  • Number of bathrooms -
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)

Where to Eat

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning between 6 AM and 10 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted. Guests whose residence is within 50 mi (80 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Hotel Name

  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel Wilmington-University Ctr
  • Holiday Inn Express Wilmington-University Ctr

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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