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Mni vacay

Highly recommend a visit to the Riverwalk area of Wilmington. Many restaurant/pubs from which to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Stroll along the river

What a lovely walkway situated behind some of Wilmington's good restaurants. One can stroll along... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Margaret C
Bethesda, Maryland
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0 N Market St, Wilmington, DE 19801-3022
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend a visit to the Riverwalk area of Wilmington. Many restaurant/pubs from which to chose. And the shopping is eclectic and plentiful. Ate at several places and didn't have a bad meal! Live music was everyplace with a great street festival on Sundays. Will...More

Thank tanzygir1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Impressed by the city's focused initiative to maintain and expand the Riverwalk. While we always enjoy a walk when we come into the city to eat or go to the Constitution Yards, we have, on several occasions, driven into Wilmington "JUST" for the Riverwalk.

Thank KDB11_42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in town for a conference and had been in Philly nearby several times, but who knew Wilmington had so much to offer? The Riverwalk is so tastefully and thoughtfully planned, with beautiful lanscaping along the way. There are signs and statues esplaining historical...More

2  Thank 206JanF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely walkway situated behind some of Wilmington's good restaurants. One can stroll along up to the downtown boardwalk area; a family strolled by leisurely. Benches are placed along the walk for folks to sit and enjoy the scenery. A tall ship carrying tourists,...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is sort of a boardwalk that runs for a mile or so along the beach in Wilmington. It runs downtown and by plenty of restaurants and typical beach attractions like shops and snow cones.

Thank Adam T
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The Wilmington River walk is a fun place to visit no matter the time of year. There are museums, dining, shopping, jet skiing rentals, riverboat rides, galleries to peruse, spirits to enjoy while watching the river, fishing (license required), crabbing, walking, running, bicycling, and just...More

1  Thank carolynf507
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Located behind the restaurants, the riverwalk looked quite new, was well illuminated, seemed safe and did offer some nice shots of downtown as you got close. Just nice for a 15 minute stroll.

Thank Frederick G
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The area is very pretty now. It used to be a little run down and isolated but they have changed a lot and it is now becoming a nice walking, hanging out area with bars, restaurants and the new movie theater close by.

2  Thank Viajantesinrumbo0488
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I consider myself luck to work in an office overlooking he Wilmington Riverfront. In the spring/summer/fall, Families can spend an afternoon here strolling the Boardwalk, playing mini-golf, visiting the trampoline park or Children's Museum, and walking to the Peterson Nature Center to spot wildlife (then...More

4  Thank ForeverSands
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

They’ve done a great job of building up the riverfront area. It’s bike friendly, family friendly, clean and scenic.

Thank peppermintpattey
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5 March 2018|
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Response from awalk224 | Reviewed this property |
There are not too many activities going on right now, but they have a very scenic pathway, along the Riverfront that you can walk at any time of the year. It's very relaxing and beautiful...
17 August 2017|
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Response from RonB4610 | Reviewed this property |
yes plenty of parking
18 May 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth D | Reviewed this property |
I think some shops have left. as for taxi, it doesn't surprise me. sorry.