C.W. Worth House Bed & Breakfast

Select Registry Member Since 2022

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C.W. Worth House Bed & Breakfast

Select Registry Member Since 2022

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The Basics

This historic Queen Ann style Bed & Breakfast features modern accommodations and conveniences. As our guest, you will be treated to a full gourmet breakfast and complimentary wine social hour to start your evening. Come relax in the backyard by the fire pit and water garden, shoot a game of pool in the 3rd-floor game space, or take a couple of block stroll to the downtown Wilmington riverfront to experience the excellent local restaurants.  We are consistently rated as one of the top Wilmington N.C. Bed and Breakfasts.

Things We Love

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Devoted to creating enduring relationships with our guests by providing highly personalized service and gracious hospitality.

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A calming backyard where guests experience a tranquil retreat with two serenity ponds with a waterfall, a fire pit, and two porches for relaxing.

CW Worth House - river views

A short three-block walk to wonderful restaurants, shops, and the beautiful Wilmington Riverwalk.

At A Glance

  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Free On-site Parking
  • Adult Only
  • Wine/Spirits Available Onsite
  • Fireplaces in Some Guestrooms
  • Fireplace or Firepit Onsite
  • Jetted Tubs - Some Rooms
  • Weddings & Events Available

Best For

  • Culinary Experiences/Regional Cuisine
  • History & Heritage
  • Romantic Retreat/Honeymoon Destination

In The Know

  • Stroll through the scenic Wilmington Historic District and tour the Bellamy Mansion and Burgwin-Wright House and Gardens. This district is one of the largest districts listed with the National Register of Historical Places.
  • Discover where history comes alive and tour the Battleship North Carolina. You can explore nine decks, crew's quarters, gun turrets, and much more.
  • Relax and take in the beauty of Airlie Gardens. Explore 67 acres of gardens, wildlife, lakes, trails, and a seasonal butterfly house.
  • Explore Downtown Wilmington and the Riverwalk. Here you will find funky shops, incredible restaurants, breweries, and bars. Take in a sunset as you stroll the Riverwalk alongside the Cape Fear River.
  • Spend the day exploring our museums. Explore the history, science and cultures of the Lower Cape Fear region at the Cape Fear Museum or wonder through the art galleries and exhibitions at the Cameron Art Museum.
  • With just a short drive from downtown, there are three island beach towns to explore. Take an afternoon at Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach, or Kure Beach.


The C.W. Worth House Bed & Breakfast is a circa 1893 Victorian home with 7 elegant guest rooms, each with a private bath. The home features modern accommodations that blend beautifully with its historic charm and architecture. Each guest room features a memory foam mattress, chairs, bathrobes, fine linens and towels, a "smart" TV, mini-fridge, and more. You will awake each morning to freshly brewed coffee and a full breakfast served in the dining room. In the evenings, relax in our pub-style gathering room enjoying a glass of wine while listening to jazz softly playing in the background. We are also an easy walk to the riverfront for fine dining, shopping, tours, and nightlife. The beautiful beaches are a short drive away. We invite you to stay at C.W. Worth House where our motto is "Welcome Home.”


Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Wine/Spirits Available

Food & Wine

Enjoy a delicious home-cooked breakfast prepared fresh each day served in our beautiful dinning room. Breakfast includes juice, tea, freshly brewed coffee with a rotating menu that changes daily and can include yogurt, fresh fruit, and homemade breads, scones or muffins, and a featured main entrée. Featured entrees include – Ham Baked Eggs, French Toast, Mediterranean Quiche, and Berry Clafoutis.
Every evening, join us in Jay’s Pub for complimentary wine while jazz plays softly in the background. We will often have wine from local wineries so you can get a taste of the region.

Meals Offered: Breakfast

Restaurant on Premises: No

Special Diets Accommodated: Yes

Breakfast: Complimentary

Breakfast Service: Full

Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables, Flexible Times

Pub/Tavern on Premises: Limited to overnight Guests

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages, Complimentary Early Coffee Tea, Evening Cocktails, Social Hour with innkeeper(s)

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 7

Beds: Queen, King

Room Entertainment: Smart TV's

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Bathrobes, Hair Dryer, Refrigerator

For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.

Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary

Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Wine/Spirits Available

Location Type

Location Type: Small Town/Village, Coastal


Pet-Friendly: No

Smoking Policy: Smoke Free

Family Friendly: Over 16

Weddings & Events

Wedding/Events Capacity: 1-19

Events Supported: Ceremony, Receptions

Reception Seating: 20

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