Hotels Near UNC Wilmington NC | Best Western Plus® Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach


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5345 Market Street
Wilmington, North Carolina 28405-3505
United States


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Hotel Overview

Our University of North Carolina Wilmington hotel offers Southern hospitality, spacious rooms and a great value for guests who want to be near the beaches.

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With close proximity to Wrightsville Beach, our Wilmington hotel is a great value. Our unbeatable location offers access to easily explore the area. Miller-Motte College, Cape Fear Community College, and University of North Carolina at Wilmington hotels understand that visiting students, staff and faculty also need some peace and quiet while traveling.

Our Wilmington, North Carolina hotel puts the comfort of guests first. We're close to everything, including downtown, the airport, shopping and dining. Local colleges and universities bring in out of town travelers regularly, including visiting sports teams. We're close to Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Wrightsville Beach, Topsail Island, and Figure 8 Island, all top destinations for water recreation during warm summer months.

The Azalea Festival is a must-see event, and the Fort Fisher Aquarium is just minutes from our Wilmington hotel and a great spot for traveling families. From Wrightsville Beach to Downtown Wilmington, there's always something happening nearby. Wilmington is home to the USS North Carolina Wilmington, another great attraction where tours are offered. Wilmington is also known as East Hollywood , with many films and TV shows shot here by Screen Gems Studio, including Revolution, Iron Man 3 and Dawson's Creek, Sleepy Hollow and many more. Tours are also available at Screen Gems Studio. Ask our staff to set a tour up for you.

At our Wilmington hotel, a number of business travelers also consider us their home away from home. Wilmington is also known as the Port City and many shipping companies do business here. General Electric, PPD, Verizon, Corning and medical services personnel come from all over to stay at our Wilmington hotel.

Reserve a well-appointed Best Western Plus® Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach room and enjoy your trip in comfort!

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a rented room. The size limit for any one dog shall be 80 pounds. Other pet types (e.g. cats) may be allowed upon the hotel’s approval prior to arrival. The pet friendly rate is $20 per day with a $100 per week maximum.
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Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“Everyone was very kind and personable.”
By mmnashati78
on 07-Jan-18

My family and I stayed here over the New Year's Holiday 2017-2018 and everyone we met was very helpful. Doris was extremely helpful during breakfast each day. The breakfast itself was particularly...

“As expected. Great for pet owners. ”
By Meredith F
on 31-Dec-17

Not the fanciest or hotels but lots of nice upgrades. Breakfast in the AM was good though limited seating inside when busy. We sat out by the pool. Lots of grass and landscaped areas for pets. Nice...

“BW in Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach area”
By 699AllieM
Wilmington, North Carolina on 27-Dec-17

Always a pleasure to stay at this BW. We ask for a room on the Costco side to get away from the highway noise, and it's always very quiet. Beds are very comfy. Linen is soft. Very clean. Service...

“Such a delight!”
By Tiffany D
on 21-Dec-17

We came down for a visit to see a graduation. Best Western is always one of my preferred chains. And the price was unbeatable, so we decided to stay. I was not disappointed. The property is...

“Perfectly Adequate Mid Level Property”
By Tupelo010835
Denton, TX on 18-Dec-17

Exceptionally nice property. Stayed here just one night as it is very near the airport. Great location for our needs. Nice. Fast Wi-fi. Great Value. Very comfortable beds. Will return when back in...


Hotel Amenities


  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, eggs, meat, breads, pastries, waffle maker, oatmeal, grits, yogurt, juice, tea and coffee
  • Outdoor pool Seasonal
  • Exercise facility, 24 Hour (elliptical, treadmill, butterfly machine, leg press and leg extension machine, and a 4-in-1 machine)
  • Elevator
  • Inter corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff, (English, Spanish)
  • Guest laundry, coin operated
  • Dry cleaning, same day service available
  • Safe deposit box
  • Children's activities Board Games
  • Cable or satellite television (HBO, ESPN, HGTV,TNT, ABC, CNN and more)
  • Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center
  • Fax services
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Shipping
  • Mail services USPS, UPS, FedEx
  • Convenience store/Sundry
  • Sunbathing
  • Air-conditioning
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines on every floor
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Barbeque grills
  • Complimentary motor coach parking and truck parking
  • Outdoor tables with umbrellas
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  • Cable or satellite television,
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Desk/work area,
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes up to 30 minutes per call.
  • Air-conditioning,
  • Wake-up calls
  • Easy chair
  • Adjoining rooms available
  • Crib, available
  • Bathroom amenities (shampoo, conditioner, lotion) shower caps, shaving cream, toothpaste, toothbrush, razors are available upon request
  • Pillow top mattresses
  • Rollaway, available in some rooms

Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 9

  • Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
  • Bathtub seat available
  • Rails in bathroom available
  • Wheelchair accessible available
  • Closed-caption TV
  • Raised toilet with grab bars available
  • Visual alarm available
  • Knock lights available
  • Safety bar in shower
  • Walk-in shower available
  • Emergency alerting lighting
  • Extra wide doors in bathrooms
  • Lowered vanity areas
  • Access ramps
  • Property meets ADA of 1990 (US hotels only)
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