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    Aloft Durham Downtown

    345 Blackwell St, Durham, NC 27701-3610
    (919) 402-5656
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    Overview
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good36%
    • Average17%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 155 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Loved the hipster feel, allowed us to get ready for dinner & a show at DPAC & not worry about driving home. One night out felt like a vacation after arriving at the hotel, getting cleaned up & changed, walk to dinner & a show...More

    Thank IBXBeverly J
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 12 October 2017

    nice large room, which is a bit different for the Aloft. Love the clean lines, Euro styling, full service hotel. GREAT location, nice bar and fantastic access to the DPAC! Recommended for everyone, great accessibility!

    Thank Zan L
    Response from Caesar S, General Manager at Aloft Durham DowntownResponded 13 October 2017

    Thanks for posting your experience, Zan L. Several of our rooms at this property are larger than a typical Aloft and we find that guests do enjoy that just as you did. Caesar Swift | General Manager

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Upon my arrival I could tell this was a very different hotel. There is no valet (not an issue for me) and you are on your own figuring out the parking. The garage is adjacent to the hotel but no interior access so you have...More

    Thank Mary Ann W
    Response from Caesar S, General Manager at Aloft Durham DowntownResponded 1 week ago

    Mary Ann W - Your genuine remarks are appreciated. We are advocating for a change in the train schedule with hopes that they will be sensitive to hotel / residential sleeping patterns. We understand that guests have varying levels of noise tolerance and there are...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had an early morning surgery appointment at Duke University, and stayed at aloft Downtown Durham the night before. It was very close and convenient to the hospital. The decor of the hotel is very hipster and modern. The service was friendly and courteous. There...More

    Thank jmnhunt
    Response from Caesar S, General Manager at Aloft Durham DowntownResponded 2 weeks ago

    I'm pleased to see that the hotel was comfortable during the procedure at Duke, jmnhunt and that the incidental charges were adjusted properly. Apologies for the initial error. I was recently at a conference and discussing the exact item you mention of accessible rooms typically...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    Arrived late at midnight. Quick check in. Room was great and looked very new and was very clean. Staff were very helpful as I was in town until 9pm waiting on transportation. They held my luggage and treated me as a valued guest during the...More

    Thank KEITH H
    Response from Caesar S, General Manager at Aloft Durham DowntownResponded 29 September 2017

    Your feedback is appreciated, KEITH H. We enjoyed having you and I'm glad to read that service and hospitality were extended until you were on to the next portion of your trip. Please seek us out for future visits to Durham. Caesar Swift | General...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$109 - US$253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 134
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    Elizabeth E
    5 October 2016|
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    Response from Caesar S | Property representative |
    The closest salons are: INFlight Salon 323 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 688-0057 Posh The Salon 610 W Main St #101, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 683-2109 The Hair Estate 105 W Parrish St, Durham, NC 27701 (919) 687-2731
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    rinoic2
    5 May 2016|
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    Response from Caesar S | Property representative |
    rinoic2 - Although we do not have a hot tub, our Splash outdoor heated swimming pool is on the second floor of the hotel. If you are looking to relax those muscles, we can recommend a few local Spas to help out. Thanks for... More
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    mattbethnewjersey
    26 November 2015|
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    Response from Caesar S | Property representative |
    mattbethnewjersey - We do have ADA rooms with handicap roll-in showers available. As LSUfaninSA stated, simply choose the 'Accessible' option under the rooms header of our webpage. Then, the room type you would select is... More
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