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Top Riverfront Historic Hotels

The Westin Wilmington
4 out of 5
818 Shipyard Drive, Wilmington, DE
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £108 per night from 9 Oct to 10 Oct
4.4/5Wonderful! (593 reviews)

"Beautiful and super comfy the beds are perfect for naps and sleep super comfy"…"

Reviewed on 29 Aug 2020

The Westin Wilmington
Luxiasuites Justison Landing
3.5 out of 5
331 Justison Street, Wilmington, DE
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Frequently asked questions

What should I expect on my historical trip to Riverfront?
A trip to the significant historical sites in Riverfront is likely first on your travel itinerary. While you’re here, why not check out the riverfront and restaurants?
Where's the best place to stay in Riverfront to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, The Westin Wilmington is a top 4-star hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers a restaurant and pillowtop beds. Grand Opera House is a short 4-minute drive away. If you’re interested in local history, another choice for your stay is Luxiasuites Justison Landing.
How many historically relevant hotels are there in Riverfront?
Riverfront is home to 4 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia though you won’t find many designated historic hotels.
What are the must-see historical sites and other places to visit in Riverfront?
Favourite places to visit include Brandywine Valley, Delaware Theater Company and Delaware Sports Hall of Fame. Additionally, in the area, you’ll find Longwood Gardens and Christiana Mall.
What is a historic hotel like in Riverfront?
Guests who choose a historic hotel can enjoy a holiday in a place that has a national historic designation. A stately home, palace or even a lodge, old police station or skyscraper can be transformed into a historic hotel as long as it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are typically preserved in the guestrooms or communal spaces of such hotels in Riverfront, giving a historical feel.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
You’ll often hear the term “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S. but overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and building of historic hotels are generally what’s most important. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it’s cultural value and how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Riverfront have modern facilities?
Hotels have the safety features and modern conveniences you’ve come to expect, while every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. WiFi, heating and air conditioning, updated bathroom facilities, and the usual amenities found in any hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you choose a historic hotel in Riverfront, you won’t find a place that is rundown or uncomfortable.

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