Update your password regularly to keep your account safe.
Skip brand navigation
Where are you going?
City, airport, address, attraction, or hotel
Use HHonors Points
Use flexible dates
AAA rate *
AARP rate *
CARP rate *
Government / Military rates *
* ID required at check-in
close tab panel
Find where we are located
View the Maps & Directions Page
Skip secondary navigation
Whether you are here on business or to just to get away, you can choose from a wide variety of activities to make your trip complete at our Wilmington, NC hotel. Situated in the middle of it all, the Hampton Inn Wilmington-University Area/Smith Creek Station is just one mile from the beautiful campus of UNC - Wilmington, minutes from Wrightsville beach, and a short drive to Historic downtown. Enjoy ice cream or catch a movie while shopping and dining at Mayfaire Town Center.
Enjoy seeing the city's historic buildings and mansions by way of trolley, horse drawn carriage, or riverboat cruise – complete with local tour guides. For the adventure seeker, visit the Cape Fear Serpentarium, recognized as one of the world's foremost reptile collections. For the more leisurely traveler, take a stroll across the street to Blue Moon Gift Shops. Find uncommon and incomparable gifts, or simply sit on the nearby beaches and soak up the sun. Families may want to tour the North Carolina Maritime Museum or the Battleship North Carolina, anchored just across the river from downtown Wilmington.
When considering hotels near UNC Wilmington, choose the Hampton Inn Wilmington-University Area/Smith Creek Station.
MI=Miles BLK=Block KM=Kilometers MT=Meters YD=Yards
Whatever the reason for your visit, we hope you'll enjoy these fun ways to relax and keep in shape.