Wilmington with its rich history and subtropical climate is a great place to spend some time. With its four seasons, planning a vacation for any time of the year there will be great weather. Winters are mild, while spring and fall sees temperatures in the 70's or low 80's. Summertime is generally hot and humid, with 100 degree indexes considered normal. The occasional hurricane might visit the North Carolina shore during the tropical storm season. Wilmington is populated with many types of trees. Some are deciduous with excellent fall foliage. Evergreens make up a large portion of the greenery that Wilmington enjoys.
Historical sites abound in Wilmington with the Airlie Gardens and southern architecture of the downtown area. Visitors can take tours of the various ante bellum homes. Wilmington was settled along the banks of the Cape Fear River. Wrightsville Beach and Kure Beach are both close to Wilmington.
The Residence Inn Wilmington Landfall Hotel lies within the Landfall Community. This distinguished area offers the guests of the hotel a luxurious atmosphere. The entrance with the traditional southern veranda invites you to relax in the rockers provided. Southern hospitality is provided by the excellent staff.
Vacationers or business travelers will find suites with full cooking facilities. Oven, dishwasher, refrigerator and microwave are included in the rooms. Everything the guest could need to prepare and dine in the room is provided. A washer and dryer makes staying for vacation or business a pleasure.
A cozy fireplace, cable television and comfortable living area are part of the amenities. The bed is replete with a thick mattress, luxurious linens and a choice of down or foam pillows. The rooms can be kept at the perfect temperature with individual controls for the heat and air conditioning. Sofa sleepers or a rollaway can be brought into the room for family members.
The bathroom is made for relaxation with jets placed in the bathtub. There is a separate shower stall. Some bathrooms may also have a hot tub or Jacuzzi. Hair dryers and shampoo, conditioner and soaps are provided.
Business travelers may take advantage of the high speed internet in the room or public areas. Many of the guest suites contain a desk with extra electrical outlets and two line phones.
A competent staff is on hand to plan small business conferences or meetings. Audio visual equipment, projectors and overheads can be placed in the meeting room. Every possible business service is at the guest disposal. If catering is desired the staff can see to full meals, continental breakfasts and coffee breaks.
Weddings and other celebrations can be accommodated. If it is necessary, reservations of up to twenty five rooms can be booked for out of town guests. Catering is available.
The many restaurants in the area offer various cuisines. Fresh seafood, Italian and a Japanese Steakhouse with Sushi Bar are several of the offerings. They all have a relaxed atmosphere with casual dining facilities. Wilmington has a rare gift of culture, history, water and entertainment that invites all travelers to spend some time there.
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