With its opulent chandeliers and hard-carved wood trim, this downtown Wilmington gem has been a showcase of Gilded Age architecture, décor and service since 1913. Rooms and suites at Hotel Du Pont are spacious and furnished to provide a unique combination of elegance and comfort. Amenities include a full-service on-site spa and the recently renovated and rebranded upscale European-style restaurant La Cavalier. Be sure to leave some time for browsing the hotel’s Atelier Ice antiques boutique.
TRIBUTE TO TIFFANY: Running March 12–June 5, Delaware Art Museum’s Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection is dedicated to the famed artist best known for his lamps and other works in colored glass. Tiffany’s stunning nature-inspired pieces will also be on display.
MARCH RATES: From $350.
42 W. 11th St., Wilmington, DE, (302) 594-3100, hoteldupont.com