Extended Stay Hotel in Wilmington DE
Welcome to the Hotel du Pont, one of few landmark hotels with a rich and fascinating history in Wilmington DE
Nestled in the historic Brandywine Valley, the Du Pont is surrounded by three lavish golf courses, indoor and outdoor tennis courts, lawn bowling facilities and a fitness center perfect for your extended stay in Wilmington.
Recent renovations of our extended stay Wilmington Delaware hotel also enhanced the overall elegance and stature of the Du Pont Country Club while preserving its rich history. Design and décor changes upgraded the banquet, meeting and wedding venues to enrich the guest experience.
During the creation of our Hotel du Pont, no expense was spared in Wilmington's crowning achievement. In the ornate Hotel du Pont public spaces, nearly two dozen French and Italian craftsmen carved, gilded and painted for over two and a half years. Suites with large sitting rooms all featured cozy fireplaces. Polished brass beds were made up with imported linen, while sterling silver comb, brush and mirror sets were placed on the dressing tables. Hotel du Pont is more than an extended stay hotel in Wilmington, it is one of the finest and most luxurious landmark hotels in Delaware.
Today, the main Hotel du Pont Dining Room, now known as the Green Room, fumed oak paneling soared two and a half stories from the mosaic and terrazzo floors below. Rich forest greens, browns and ivories, embellished with gold, decorated the room. Six handcrafted chandeliers and a musicians' gallery overlooked the opulence.
Notable guests enjoying excellence at the Hotel du Pont include Charles Lindbergh, John F. Kennedy, Eleanor Roosevelt and Katharine Hepburn. A top choice for hotels near Wilmington Delaware, the Hotel du Pont is ideal for business travelers and corporate meetings. The Hotel du Pont offers easy accessibility by air, car or train and earns a well-deserved reputation for luxury, service and attention to detail. With a location ideal for exploration of the famous Brandywine Valley, enjoy a Delaware vacation at Hotel du Pont.
With over 30,000 sq. ft. of meeting and event space at our Wilmington Hotel, the Hotel du Pont includes an IACC approved Conference Center of 10,000 sq. ft., as well as unsurpassed service to make your event a success. Choose the historic Hotel du Pont for your next meeting or event.