Things to do in Wilmington, NC

Explore the treasures of our historical southern community, known as “The Port City,” nestled between the majestic Cape Fear River and the cast Atlantic Ocean. Immerse yourself in the coastal atmosphere, stroll through our charming streets, and discover unforgettable experiences. Our prime location places guests just a short five-minute drive from the University of North Carolina Wilmington, and a mere four miles away from the renowned Wilmington Historic District. For ultimate convenience, the Wilmington International Airport is a brief five-mile drive from our hotel. Visit the Battleship North Carolina, Airlie Gardens, and Wrightsville Beach, all just a 15-minute drive away. The opportunities for adventure are endless when you stay at Hotel Lela Wilmington, Tapestry Collection by Hilton!