Specials & Packages


Treasures & Tales Package

Treasures & Tales Package

Take a step back in time and for the first time ever, see over 100 pieces of priceless works of Etruscan and Greco-Roman art, dating from 2,700 years ago. Hear how Italy’s Guardia di Finanza rescued these lost treasures from the hands of ruthless art thieves. See the  Treasures & Tales exhibition October 3-December 21, 2014 at the Grand Opera House in Wilmington, just a few blocks away from the Hotel du Pont.

The Treasures & Tales Package includes:

  • Overnight luxury accommodations
  • Breakfast in 2 our restaurant
  • Overnight valet parking
  • 2 General Admission tickets to the Treasures & Tales exhibition

Exhbition hours are Wednesday: 12pm-7pm; Thursday/Friday:  10AM to 5pm; Saturday/Sunday:  12pm-5pm. Closed Thanksgiving Day. Package rates based on double occupancy (two adults).  Package is available Thursdays through Sundays, and may be subject to arrival date and/or length of stay restrictions.


Winterthur's Downton Abbey Exhibit Package

Winterthur's Downton Abbey Exhibit Package

Join us at Hotel du Pont for the fascinating exhibition "Costumes of Downton Abbey" at Winterthur Museum, weekends from March 1, 2014 thru January 5, 2015.  Costumes of Downton Abbey is an original exhibition of exquisite designs from the award-winning television series. Forty historically inspired costumes from the television show will be displayed and supplemented by photographs and vignettes inspired by the fictional program and by real life at Winterthur.  Visitors will have a chance to step into and experience the world of Downton Abbey® and the contrasting world of Winterthur founder Henry Francis du Pont and his contemporaries in the first half of the 20th century.

The Downton Abbey Exhibit Package includes:

  • Luxury overnight accommodations
  • Traditional breakfast for two in our restaurant, including gratuity
  • Two tickets to the Winterthur Exhibit
  • Valet parking for one car

Extra persons in the room beyond the first two, including children, incur extra-person fees.   Package is valid February 28, 2014 through January 4, 2015, most weekends, Thursday through Sunday, and is subject to availability and to change without notice. Advance reservations are required. Taxes are additional.

Downton® and Downton Abbey®. © 2010–2012. Carnival Film & Television Limited. A Carnival Films/Masterpiece Co-Production.  Photo by ©Nick Briggs.


Brandywine River Museum of Art Package

Brandywine River Museum of Art Package

Explore the legacy of painter Andrew Wyeth with our Brandywine River Museum of Art Package.   Package includes admission to the Brandywine River Museum of Art in Chaddsford PA near Longwood Gardens, a la carte breakfast in our restaurant, overnight accommodations, and free valet parking with us.

Exhibiting American art in a 19th-century grist mill, the Brandywine River Museum is internationally recognized for an unparalleled collection of works by three generations of Wyeths and its fine collection of American illustration, still life and landscape painting.


Upcoming Exhibitions:

Exalted Nature:  The Real and Fantastic World of Charles E. Burchfield:  August 23 - November 16
Matthew Jensen:  Alongside Tall Grasses:  August 23 - November 16
Enchanted Castles and Noble Knights:  November 28 - January 4, 2015
Jamie Wyeth:  January 17, 2015 - April 5, 2015
Horace Pippin:  The Way I See It:  April 18, 2015 - July 26, 2015
Things Beyond Resemblance:  James Welling Photographs:  August 8, 2015 - November 15, 2015
Rural Modernism:  August 5, 2015 - November 6, 2016


Longwood Gardens Package

Longwood Gardens Package

Longwood Gardens, the nation's premier horticultural display garden, is one of the hidden treasures of the Brandywine Valley.  While enjoying the comforts of the Hotel du Pont, be sure to indulge in the luscious landscapes and gardens of this masterpiece created by Pierre S. du Pont. 

The Longwood Gardens Package includes:

  • Overnight luxury accommodations at the Hotel du Pont
  • Complimentary overnight valet parking during your stay
  • Breakfast for 2 in our restaurant
  • 2 general admission tickets to Longwood Gardens

Experience the dazzling seasonal displays that elevate the art of horticulture and the special exhibitions that help you explore and connect to Longwood.

Upcoming Displays & Exhibitions:
Autumn's Colors: September 6 - November 23
Chrysanthemum Festival: October 25 - November 23


Bed and Breakfast Package

Bed and Breakfast Package

Treat yourself to the ultimate bed and breakfast weekend package in Wilmington! Our package includes:

  • Overnight luxury accommodations
  • A la carte breakfast in our restaurant
  • Complimentary valet parking

Explore a weekend with all that Wilmington Delaware's Brandywine Valley has to offer on your own schedule, including nearby museums, mansions, and gardens. Or tune out the rest of the world and get to know one another all over again at Hotel du Pont on your own time.

Hotel du Pont is located in Wilmington Delaware, the Brandywine Valley, near Philadelphia.

Weekends Only


Green Room Dinner Package

Green Room Dinner Package

Enjoy French cuisine in the Green Room, in an unforgettable setting of fumed oak paneling, coffered oak beamed ceiling, gold chandeliers, Italian mosaic and original oil paintings. Our overnight stay Green Room Dinner Package includes:

  • Overnight luxury accommodations at the Hotel du Pont
  • Complimentary overnight valet parking during your stay
  • 8PM four-course dinner for two from the Green Room Menu, including gratuity (Beverages not included.)

Package rate is based on double occupancy with dinner for two at 8pm on day of arrival, and is subject to availability.  Arrival date and length of stay restrictions may apply.


11th & Market Streets, Wilmington Delaware 19801 800-441-9019 | T. 302-594 3100