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Suite, 1 Bedroom, Accessible, City View (Mobility)
Room with view
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, River View (Mobility, Roll-in Shower)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite, 1 King Bed (Historic View)
Room with view
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite, 1 Bedroom, Accessible, City View (Mobility)
Room with view
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite, 1 Bedroom (Bridal)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite, 2 Double Beds (Historic View)
Room with view
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite, 1 Bedroom
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Double Beds (Historic View)
Room with view
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Double Beds, River View
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed (Historic View)
Room with view
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, River View (Mobility & Hearing, Roll-in Shower)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, River View
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite, 2 Double Beds, Accessible, Bathtub (Mobility & Hearing)
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Boardwalk Wilmington hotel in Downtown Wilmington with 2 restaurants

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Business center
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

A stay at Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton places you in the heart of Wilmington, within a 5-minute walk of Cape Fear Community College and The Cotton Exchange. This 4-star hotel is 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from University of North Carolina at Wilmington and 12.9 mi (20.8 km) from Carolina Beach.

Make yourself at home in one of the 272 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters and premium bedding. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Enjoy recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. This Art Deco hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Grab a bite at Buffalo Bayou, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/cafe. Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. Full breakfasts are served on weekends from 7 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and express check-out. This hotel has 15 meeting rooms available for events. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours).

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton

301 N Water St, Wilmington, NC 28401

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton features an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

A business center is on site at this 4-star property. 15 meeting rooms are available. This Art Deco hotel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary to guests (available 24 hours). Parking is available onsite for a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in April 2018.

Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton is a smoke-free property.

  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Elevator
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Free airport transportation
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Business center
  • Express check-out
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 1970
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Free wired internet
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Computer station
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 1
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Number of meeting rooms - 15
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/banking
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space size (feet) - 20000
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Ballroom
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 272
  • Television in common areas
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Number of floors - 9
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired internet

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

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton offers 272 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and safes. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Air conditioning
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Premium bedding
  • Premium TV channels
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • HDTV
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired internet
  • Down comforter
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Telephone accessibility kit

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge between 7 AM and 10:30 AM on weekends.

Board & Barrel - Overlooking the pool, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Ruths Chris Steak House - Overlooking the pool, this restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Buffalo Bayou - This coffee shop serves light fare only. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

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.

  • Boat tours nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is: 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • 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, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment will be available to guests. Guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton).

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Security system

Protective clothing is available to guests

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Contactless check-in is available

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines CleanStay (Hilton)

Carbon monoxide detector

LGBTQ friendly

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Smoke detector

Debit cards

No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 20 and USD 60 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 15 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 20 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Hilton Riverside Hotel Wilmington
  • Hilton Riverside Wilmington
  • Hilton Wilmington
  • Hotel Ballast Wilmington Tapestry Collection Hilton
  • Riverside Hilton Wilmington
  • Riverside Wilmington
  • Wilmington Hilton
  • Wilmington Hilton Riverside
  • Wilmington Riverside
  • Wilmington Riverside Hilton
  • Hilton Wilmington Riverside Hotel Wilmington
  • Hilton Wilmington Riverside Hotel
  • Hilton Riverside
  • Hotel Ballast Tapestry Collection Hilton
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  • Hilton Ballast Wilmington Tapestry Collection by Hilton
  • Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton Hotel

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.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment will be available to guests.

Guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton).

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

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