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The University Inn

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502 Elf St, Durham, NC 27705-3950 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Shuttle or Taxi Services
Accessible rooms
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This hotel is conveniently located to Duke University Hospital and Cancer Institute. The hotel rooms are clean and spacious. It felt like a home away from home. The staff was exceptional! The front desk attend Tonya went above and beyond! I will stay here again...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

First the good. The rooms were reasonable clean. The ladies who handled the breakfast were really nice. The beds were comfortable. The bad: The room we were in was very dated with wear marks in the carpet and miss matched furniture. The lobby smelled pretty...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Windwood32
Reviewed 22 August 2018

my husband and I spent 2 days here and the room was very clean and had a microwave and frig. we enjoyed out stay. they have shuttle service and that was fantastic as we didn't know how to get around. the miles are limited but...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Diana G
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Easy walking distance from hospital. Clean and comfortable quiet rooms decorated simply but exuding calm and makes for a respite when you have someone in the hospital, TV worked well with good reception, The rooms have all the amenities necessary for your stay (blowdryer etc)...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Elana G
Reviewed 25 July 2018

I was taking a friend to have her check up at Duke Medical. The location of this hotel is excellent. We had a very large 2 double bedded room. The staff was awesome and very helpful. The beds are comfy and the rooms are clean....More

Date of stay: July 2018
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The University Inn at Duke is across the street from Duke University Medical Center Hospital and the Durham Regional Veterans Administration Hospital. We are walking distance to the Duke Medical Pavilion, Duke More Cancer Center, Duke Ambulatory Center, Duke Eye Clinic, Duke University, Duke University Medical School, Cameron Indoor Stadium, Duke Gardens, Duke Chapel, Duke East Campus and Duke West Campuses. All of our rooms are extra large and include a microwave, refrigerator, and free WIFI. We have a complimentary Shuttle bus for the Duke campus and medical center that runs Monday thru Friday 7am to 9pm. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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US$99 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
University Inn At Duke Hotel Durham
United States > North Carolina > Durham
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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US$99 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
University Inn At Duke Hotel Durham
United States > North Carolina > Durham
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Cindy R
12 September 2018|
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Response from Diana G | Reviewed this property |
I think all rooms should have a coffee maker so you can relax in the room and make your coffee at any time.
22 March 2017|
Response from UniversityInnDuke | Property representative |
Hi Ctrlweeks! Our hotel shuttle runs Monday thru Friday 7am to 9pm in a three mile radius of the hotel. This does include the DPAC! Thanks, University Inn
19 March 2017|
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Response from UniversityInnDuke | Property representative |
Hi Luvtigg! We do not have a fitness center on the property. There is a great jogging trail nearby- Duke's Al Beuhler trail or we can recommend a fitness club nearby to fit your needs. Thanks- University Inn
Room Tips
"we liked the 4th floor"
21 Aug 2018
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"The best room.....all of them!"
10 Feb 2018
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"Top floor is always good, but there is a constant hum from the ventilation system and from our mini-fridge."
13 Nov 2017
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"Be sure to ask for the discounted price if you or your family member is a patient in the hospital."
8 Aug 2017
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