New Embassy Suites opens in Wilmington, N.C.

Embassy Suites by Hilton officially opened the 186-suite Embassy Suites by Hilton Wilmington Riverfront. The hotel is owned and operated by Harmony Hospitality.

Embassy Suites by Hilton Wilmington Riverfront offers a location connected to the Wilmington Convention Center and is steps away from restaurants, shops and activities in historic downtown Wilmington. The USS North Carolina battleship is moored across from the hotel, and boat tours along the Cape Fear River await, along with antebellum mansions and Civil War Sites nearby to discover.

Offering two-room suites, the property provides a free cooked-to-order breakfast, free Wi-Fi for Hilton Honors guests and a complimentary evening reception with drinks and snacks every night. The property also has more than 5,000 square feet of meeting and event space.

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“Embassy Suites by Hilton Wilmington Riverfront, with its historic locale, is the perfect addition to our award-winning brand of upscale all-suite hotels,” Alan Roberts, global head, Embassy Suites by Hilton, said in a statement. “Business and leisure guests looking to experience a central location with beautiful views near the river or downtown will be able to explore all the city has to offer.”

The property also offers amenities such as business and fitness centers, an onsite coffee shop and an indoor heated pool. Hotel guests may head to Rooftop Bar, No. 9 to enjoy river views, eclectic menus, craft beer and cocktails or dine along the riverfront at STEAM Restaurant, offering farm-to-fork comfort food and sunset views.

“Our riverfront location in Wilmington has everything our guests need to work, relax and stay connected,” Zachary Brigman, GM, Embassy Suites by Hilton Wilmington Riverfront, said in a statement. “Whether it is attending conferences, meetings or exploring the area’s historic attractions, the hotel’s amenities and ideal location provide convenience for business travelers and sightseers alike.”

Embassy Suites by Hilton Wilmington Riverfront is located at 9 Estell Lee Place, Wilmington, N.C.