Extended Stay America - Wilmington, NC
Just minutes from nearby Atlantic beaches, Wilmington, North Carolina offers unique
business and recreational opportunities. If you're looking for Wilmington hotels,
Extended Stay America has a great place to stay at a great price.
In 2008, the National
Trust for Historic Preservation named Wilmington, North Carolina, one of its Dozen Distinctive
Destinations, citing the port city's 300-year heritage and its collection of grand old mansions,
riverboats, historic museums, battleships, splendid gardens and Civil War sites.
Wilmington's largest private employers is also one of its more recent additions. In 2007 General
Electric moved its nuclear energy division to Wilmington and today employs over 2,000 people.
Higher education is another key driver of Wilmington's vibrant economy. More than 11,000
students are served annually on the 650-acre campus of the University of North Carolina at
Wilmington. The university offers 73 undergraduate degree programs, 30 masters degree programs and
two doctoral programs.
Wilmington also has a deep military heritage and is currently home
port for the USCGC Diligence, a United States Coast Guard medium endurance cutter. Also in
Wilmington is the World War II Battleship USS North Carolina, now a war memorial.
visitors or residents, Wilmington has plenty fun things to see and do. Sports fans can enjoy a
professional soccer game and root for the home team, the Wilmington Hammerheads. Wilmington is
also the site of the training camp for the National Basketball Association's Charlotte
If golf is in your plans while in Wilmington, consider the Inland Greens Golf
Course, a fun 18-hole, par-3 course just two and a half miles from the Extended Stay America
hotel. If an 18-hole championship course is more your style, the Wilmington Municipal Golf Course
is also quite close.
For a comfortable, convenient, and affordable Wilmington, North Carolina
hotel, Extended Stay America is a perfect choice.