Fodor's Expert Review Holiday Inn Resort

1706 N. Lumina Ave., Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, 28480, USA

This reliable, seven-story mainstay sports a top beachfront location and a stellar and attentive staff, plus spacious rooms with fridges and microwaves. Two pools, including a large indoor pool with a wall of windows facing the dunes, make it a favorite for families. A large deck on the third floor, lined with rocking chairs, is an inviting spot to spend an entire afternoon.

PROS

  • free shuttle to area shops
  • restaurants
  • and the Wilmington airport
  • kids under 12 eat free with a paying adult
  • free parking
  • free shuttle to area shops, restaurants, and the Wilmington airport
  • kids under 12 eat free with a paying adult
  • free parking
  • free airport shuttle
  • two pools including a heated indoor pool
  • great views from higher-story rooms on ocean side
  • kids programs
  • kids' programs
  • two pools, including a heated indoor pool
  • great views from higher-story rooms on ocean side
  • kids eat free at the on-site restaurant, OCEANS

CONS

  • 10 rooms do not have balconies
  • 10% of the rooms have harbor views
  • but not ocean views
  • breakfast not included in room rate
  • 10% of the rooms have harbor views, but not ocean views
  • breakfast not included in room rate
  • a few rooms don't have balconies and about 10% have only harbor views
  • charge for parking
  • a few rooms don't have balconies, and only half have ocean views
  • $7 charge for parking

QUICK FACTS

Resort
Business, Views, Family
Casual
Beachfront
$$$$

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 910-256–2231 | 877-330–5050
Website: ihg.com

HOTEL DETAILS

184 rooms
Rate Includes: No meals

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