The Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Wilmington, NC places you conveniently between downtown Wilmington and the sparkling Atlantic shoreline. You can explore the city’s boutiques and stroll along Cape Fear River on the award-winning Riverwalk before heading to Wrightsville Beach for an afternoon of sun and sand. Our hotel is also less than 10 minutes from Wilmington International Airport (ILM) and the University of North Carolina Wilmington campus.
We make your family vacation more affordable by offering a free, hot breakfast and complimentary lodging for children 18 and younger. Can’t get to the beach every day? Don’t worry—you can still make a splash in the hotel’s indoor pool. Other amenities and services include:
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Our Hotel Rooms
After a UNCW Seahawks game or a stroll down the Riverwalk, relax in one of our guest rooms or suites. Find the forecast for your beach day using free high-speed Internet access, and then unwind with premium programming on TV. Standard room amenities include:
Make room for the whole family with a One-bedroom Suite, which features all standard amenities as well as these extras:
Bars & Restaurants
Fuel your fun for the day at the hotel’s complimentary Be Our Guest Breakfast, which serves hot waffles, fresh fruit and a variety of other tasty items.
For lunch and dinner, try one of the restaurants within walking distance of the hotel like Incredible Gourmet Pizza. This local pizzeria lets you completely customize your pie with premium ingredients.
Things to Do in Wilmington, NC
Whether you’re visiting UNCW or bonding with the family, you can find plenty of places to explore during your stay. If you’re looking for something unique, ask our concierge where to find the best shopping, recreation and hidden gems in Wilmington. Be sure to check out these local attractions:
Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park – Go wild at Jungle Rapids, where you can test your skills on the go-kart track, defeat aliens in laser tag, see all of Wilmington from atop the Sky Tower and race down the Volcano waterslide. All this fun is less than five miles from the hotel.
Wilmington Convention Center – Visit a boat show or bridal expo at Wilmington Convention Center, the premier event venue on the North Carolina coast. Located less than 15 minutes away, this venue hosts the area’s largest private events, conventions and competitions.
Wrightsville Beach – More than just a serene stretch of sand and water, Wrightsville Beach offers activities that range from paddleboarding and kayaking to cruises and concerts, all just six miles away.
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Plan Your Next Meeting or Event
Host a graduation party or business seminar for up to 40 people at the Country Inn & Suites. Our meeting room provides free high-speed Internet access along with audiovisual equipment rentals and catering services. Out-of-town guests appreciate how close the hotel is to the Wilmington airport (ILM). Be sure to ask about our group rates, perfect for a large family vacation or sports teams visiting UNCW.
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100% Non-Smoking Facility
Please note: the minimum age for staying as a registered guest is 21.
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