Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
301 N Water St, Wilmington, NC, 28401, United States of America
4.0 out of 5 rating 264 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, you'll be centrally located in Wilmington, within a 5-minute walk of Wilmington Convention Center and The Cotton Exchange. This 4-star hotel is 5.6 mi (9.1 km) from University of North Carolina at Wilmington and 9.2 mi (14.9 km) from Mayfaire Town Center.


Make yourself at home in one of the 272 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters and premium bedding. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional features at this Art Deco hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.


Grab a bite at Buffalo Bayou, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Need to unwind? Take a break with a tasty beverage at one of the 2 bars/lounges. Full breakfasts are served on weekends from 7 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and express check-out. This hotel has 15 meeting rooms available for events. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours).


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

The Cotton Exchange - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Cape Fear Community College - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Wilmington Railroad Museum - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Wilmington Convention Center - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
City Stage Theatre - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Burgwin-Wright House - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Brooklyn Arts Center at St. Andrews - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Children's Museum of Wilmington - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Latimer House - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Bellamy Mansion Museum - 1 km / 0.7 mi
Cape Fear Museum - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Greenfield Lake Park and Gardens - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
Legion Stadium - 4.3 km / 2.6 mi
Battleship North Carolina - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Ballast Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton is Wilmington, NC (ILM-Wilmington Intl.) - 7.3 km / 4.5 mi

Check-in time starts at 4pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property 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 are 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

Know Before You Go

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 12.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 16.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Conference space
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Concierge services
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Free airport transportation
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Business center
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Computer station
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Terrace
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Number of floors - 9
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Year Built - 1970
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 15
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 20000
  • -Total number of rooms - 272
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Valet parking (surcharge)
  • -Ballroom