Fodor's Expert Review DoubleTree by Hilton — New Bern Riverfront

100 Middle St., New Bern, North Carolina, 28560, USA

At the confluence of the Neuse and Trent Rivers within the historic district, this comfortable hotel—with marina facilities—has rooms and suites with terrific views of the city and waterfront. Rooms offer plenty of space and a restful color scheme, and those on the fifth floor have a balcony overlooking the river. A fitness center, business center, a restaurant and bar, and an outdoor pool along the waterfront round out the package of amenities.

PROS

  • free parking
  • away from downtown bustle
  • on downtown trolley route
  • live entertainment on weekends
  • on riverfront away from downtown bustle
  • recent upgrades and renovations

CONS

  • no complimentary breakfast
  • staff can be a little scattered
  • no complimentary breakfast except for elite Hilton Honors members
  • rooms are in two separate buildings
  • needs of meetings and conventions occasionally take precedence over those of individual guests
  • some maintenance is lacking
  • entire hotel has two luggage carts
  • gets busy with conference groups

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
Business, Views, Family
Casual
Central
$$

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 252-638–3585 | 800-445–8667 | 252-658–9000
Website: hilton.com

HOTEL DETAILS

99 rooms
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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