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4.0 out of 5

"No parking options other than paid ones " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 09 Aug 2021

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Hotel Description

4-star hotel near Grand Opera House

Downtown Wilmington stay

A stay at this Downtown Wilmington hotel places you within half a mile (1 km) of Grand Opera House and 3 miles (5 km) of 76ers Fieldhouse Powered by BPG|Sports. Also, Delaware Art Museum is within 3 miles (5 km) and Nemours Mansion and Gardens is within 6 miles (10 km).

Free area shuttle

This hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the 24-hour gym and perks like a free area shuttle.

Free Internet, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and coffee/tea makers, the 217 guestrooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, as well as TVs with cable channels. Room service, premium bedding, and free local calls are also available.

Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$144* Per night/room May 25 - May 26

1QN MOBILITY ACCESSIBLE BATHTUB NO SMOK

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Bathtub (Non Smoking)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Executive Level (Non Smoking, Tub)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Wilmington - Legal District ratings based on 14 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.0 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Wilmington - Legal District

Everyone (7) Couples (3) Family (2)
5 out of 5
Nice staff

Posted by on Apr 4, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Apr 6, 2022 by Customer Service

Thanks for the fantastic review, Walter! It's excellent you had such an amazing stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Wilmington-Legal District! We're delighted our team made you feel so welcome and valued during your time in our hotel. We endeavor to go above and beyond to ensure our guests have a memorable experience. That's what we like to see! We can't wait until your next visit so we can share another fantastic experience with you soon!

4 out of 5
No parking options other than paid ones

Posted by on Aug 9, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 9, 2021 by Customer Service

Thanks for the nice rating! We're glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We're happy that you loved our hotel. We strive to provide our guests with warm hospitality, efficient service, and clean rooms. Regarding your concerns with our parking, we will bring those to the attention of our team as we continue to improve for the future. We'd love to share a more positive experience with you next time. Have a beautiful day!

5 out of 5
Friendly, clean and everything works to satisfaction.

Posted by on Jul 5, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 6, 2021 by Customer Service

Thanks for the amazing review! It's excellent your time at DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Wilmington-Legal District was so fantastic! We take great care in providing top-notch service for all of our guests. Your praise for our team lets us know we're doing our job! We look forward to hosting you again soon so we can share another splendid experience with you! Have a fantastic day!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Jun 24, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 4, 2021 by Customer Service

Thanks for the perfect rating! We're pleased to hear that you have fully enjoyed your stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Wilmington-Legal District, as we strive to create a full service experience for our guests. We can't wait to see you again soon! Have a fantastic day!

5 out of 5
It was very nice and clean and in a nice part of Wilmington

Posted by , from Wilmington on Feb 16, 2020

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1 out of 5
Very rude & disgusting I would never stay again kid friendly no staff very rude

Posted by on Nov 24, 2019

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1 out of 5
Very nice location and facility, BUT THEY DID NOT HAVE MY RESERVATION

Posted by on Nov 22, 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 15, 2019

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4 out of 5
Comfortable, and clean. The only drawback was that our sink had a very slow drain

Posted by on May 6, 2019

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4 out of 5
My in room safe was not operational. Otherwise happy with my stay.

Posted by on Feb 12, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Feb 13, 2019 by T. Garvin

Thank you for your valuable feedback. We will definitely correct the issue. We appreciate your business and hopefully, we will see you in the not too distant future.

About the DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Wilmington - Legal District

Location 700 N King St, Wilmington, DE 19801

Property Features

DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Wilmington - Legal District offers its guests an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/cafe. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite business center. Multilingual staff, gift shops/newsstands, and concierge services are also featured at the business-friendly DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Wilmington - Legal District. A free area shuttle within 5 mi is available. For a fee, parking is available. This 4-star Wilmington hotel is smoke free.

  • 217 guestrooms or units
  • 9 levels
  • Built in 1978
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of indoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired internet , High-speed internet access , Internet access (complimentary)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Train station: Wilmington, DE (ZWI-Wilmington Train Station) (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free area shuttle within 5 mi
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Wilmington - Legal District offers 217 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast on weekdays from 6 AM to 10 AM and on weekends from 7 AM to 11 AM.

Metro Cafe - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Metro Lounge - Onsite bar. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2:00 AM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay, Carte Blanche, debit cards, and cash.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of WELL Health-Safety Rating (IWBI).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • UnionPay
  • Property follows sanitization practices of WELL Health-Safety Rating (IWBI)
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines CleanStay (Hilton)
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 16.00 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • DoubleTree Hilton Downtown Wilmington Legal District
  • DoubleTree Hilton Legal District
  • DoubleTree Hilton Legal District Hotel
  • DoubleTree Hilton Legal District Hotel Wilmington Downtown
  • DoubleTree Hilton Wilmington Downtown
  • Legal District
  • DoubleTree Hilton Downtown Wilmington Legal District Hotel
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Wilmington - Legal District Hotel

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.