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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Condo
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Experience All Wilmington has to offer while staying in the lap of luxury!
Winter is wonderful in Wilmington (great performances, celebrations, and concerts!) ... contact Rhonda for a Free Calendar of Events. The Woodbury-Hoggard House is located within walking distance of the festivities ... and ... unlike most ... WE DO NOT CHARGE EXTRA FOR FESTIVALS OR HOLIDAYS!
WE DID IT AGAIN ... Wilmington was just voted "Best Alfresco Dining in America" ... and in 2014 our Port City was named "America's Best Riverfront"!!! The World has discovered Wonderful Wilmington. Come see for yourself what all the fanfare is about!
This elegant suite is located in the historically significant Woodbury-Hoggard House in downtown Wilmington ... situated high on the corner of 5th Avenue & Orange Street ... just 6 blocks from the Cape Fear River (America's #1 River Front!) ... close enough for strolling ... down to the RiverWalk to enjoy the fabulous sunsets ... to Thalian Hall for live performances ... to wine bars and pubs ... and, of course, to enjoy a magnificent meal at one of Downtown Wilmington's excellent restaurants! A short walk home to your accommodations in one of Wilmington's finest mansions transports you back in time ... and to a quiet, restful sleep.
When (and if) you are ready to get back in your car, take a 15 minute drive to the beautiful blue water at Wrightsville Beach ... drive just a bit further to Carolina Beach (great seafood!) ... or to historic Fort Fisher (Civil War Museum) ... and take the scenic ferry ride over to Southport and the Brunswick Beaches.
If you enjoy films, TV, and movie-star watching ... you have found the epicenter! Wilmington is internationally known as 'Hollywood East' ... home to the largest film studio outside of California. Since Hollywood first called in 1983, the Wilmington area has logged more than 400 film-related credits ... and the filming continues (Iron Man ... Sleepy Hollow ...) Filmmakers favor the mild climate, island beaches, varied landscapes and architecture, and historic river district. On the streets along the Cape Fear River, different tours depart by land and water, and virtually all mention sites from the hundreds of movies, TV series and other projects shot here.
Choose from a dozen different water tours ... many with live music and libations ... to fully appreciate the flora and fauna of the majestic Cape Fear River.
Historic Walking Tours and Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours take you back in time, providing interesting and colorful information about our rich heritage. (The Woodbury Hoggard House is included on one o0f the Carriage Tours).
After a full day of star-gazing ... windsurfing ... antiquing ... fine dining ... whatever you choose, you will love returning to this elegant one bedroom, one bath suite, furnished with antiques ... and featuring all the modern conveniences.
Stretch out in the King bed, dressed in fine European linens. The sofa in the living area converts to a queen sleep ... luxurious linens for both beds (and the bathroom) are included in your rental. Cleaning fees are also included.
The light-filled kitchen is fully equipped ... and includes a Bosch dishwasher. The dining table in the alcove seats six people. 14-foot ceilings are adorned with original plaster moldings and medallions ... and the space is filled with original art. The original hand-carved mantle is one-of-a-kind. There is an office space with roll-top desk. Enjoy high speed internet service ... a large, new HD TV featuring expanded cable service (including free Netflix and Amazon Prime) ... a small TV in the bedroom ... and free use of the washer and dryer.
The Woodbury-Hoggard House porch has been (and continues to be) home to much Southern Hospitality ... rocking chairs ... porch swing ... mint juleps ... you get the picture ( : Hope to see Ya'll round here soon!
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Member since: 2014
- On floor 1
- 800 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- The historically significant Woodbury Hoggard House is the Perfect Location for Festival Attendees, Wedding Guests, and walking to everything Historic Downtown Wilmington has to offer ... while being a short drive to the beautiful beaches of southern North Carolina! Check out our Special introductory monthly rate!...moreless
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Room
- Seating for 6 people
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- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
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Fall & Winter
Feb 1 - Mar 31, 2017
2 night min stay
Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $100
- Tax Rate 14%
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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The historically significant Woodbury Hoggard House is the Perfect Location for Festival Attendees, Wedding Guests, and walking to everything Historic Downtown Wilmington has to offer ... while being a short drive to the beautiful beaches of southern North Carolina!
Year Purchased: 2000
About the owner: Jim & Rhonda Schoolfield fell in love with Wilmington, North Carolina many years ago ... and their love for this historically beautiful place continues to grow. From the Cape Fear River to the Atlantic Ocean ... and everything in between ... they believe there is truly 'something for everyone' here ... and they want to share the wonderful experience of Wilmington with You!
Why the Owner Chose Historic District, Wilmington, NC, USA:
The Woodbury-Hoggard House is a historically significant structure, built in 1854 ... and one of the finest homes in Downtown Wilmington. Rhonda & Jim spent 5 years meticulously restoring this Italianate to her former glory. In 2004, they won the Preservation Award for their efforts.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
This one bedroom, one bath retreat features a private entrance on 5th Street. Enjoy the beautiful dining alcove set in a bay window with a western exposure providing dazzling sunsets. This suite has been featured on the Christmas Candlelight Tour of Old Wilmington. The extraordinary hand carved mahogany mantle with one-of-a-kind Italian tiles and original plaster ceiling moldings were the stars of the show. In the light-filled (fully equipped) kitchen, you’ll find a Bosch dishwasher, JennAire stove, and a side-by-side refrigerator with water and ice dispensed through the door. The large bedroom features a King bed and the sofa in the living room converts into a Queen sleeper. Luxurious linens for four guests are included. A small office is perfect for working at home. A special monthly rate makes luxury affordable.
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Luxurious Accommodations In Historic Downtown Wilmington, North Carolina
Furnished With Lovely Antiques
The Bedroom is Large
The King-Size Brass Bed Is Dressed In European Linens
The Bathroom Features A Shower And More Storage Space
Antique Armoire Houses A Smart TV With Expanded Cable, Netflix, & Amazon Prime
An Extraordinary Hand Carved Walnut Mantle With One-Of-A-Kind Italian Tiles a
Everything A Gourmet Chef Needs Including A Bosch Dishwasher &Large Refrigerator
The Woodbury Hoggard House (1854) Is Listed On The National Historic Register
Enjoy The Tranquility Of Our Courtyard
Our 'Rocking Chair' Porch Is Famous!
Wilmington Wins "Best Outdoor Dining In America" USA
Original Plaster Moldings, Medallion, and Hardwood Floors
The Dining Alcove Comfortably Seats Six For Elegant Entertaining
Plenty Of Storage Space
The Office Niche Is Mirrored
Beautiful Decorative Glass Throughout This Suite
Original Art Graces The Walls
The Fully Equipped Kitchen Features A Jenn-Air Range With Down Draft
Welcome! This Is Your Private Entrance On 5th Avenue
Our Southern Porch Is A Stress Free Zone...Relax!
This Suite Was On The Wilmington Candlelight Tour & The Cover Of Encore Magazine
9 Beautiful Blue Water Beaches - All Less Than An Hour's Drive Away
Sunset Over The River ... Can Take Your Breath Away!
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Saturday, February 25, 2017
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