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The King's Daughters Inn

204 N Buchanan Blvd, Durham, NC 27705
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North, South Carolina
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85 reviews 85 reviews
23 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Who could imagine behind the doors of the Kings Daughter Inn, such a treasure awaits. Lovely, friendly, comfortable, impressive. Pause and consider 1 cookies and coffe on arrival. 2. friendliest hostess ever. 3. lovely room, three large windows, pleasing color scheme, huge room. 4. ipad, large screen tv with more channels than anyone could possibly watch, robes. 5. breakfast to... More

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New York City, New York
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

and you definitely feel like a king when staying there. The bed is comfortable, the room is well appointed, the bathroom is up to date and they really care about their guests. If I had to make one suggestion it would be to up their game at breakfast. There's a mad rush when everybody wants to eat at once and... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The is really a boutique hotel. But yes, the breakfast is very good with a selection of pastries and yogurt and cold cereals with yogurt along with the option of hot dishes prepared to order. The staff is wonderful -- and the owners were on one of their very few two-day mini-vacations when we were there. Anything we needed was... More

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Columbia, SC
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I haven't had the privilege of being a guest here, but from an experience I had this weekend, it will be high on my list in the future. My best friend, who is disabled, was scheduled to have major surgery at Duke on Tuesday. She made reservations with a Marriott brand hotel to stay in a handicapped room with a... More

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

My wife and I had a wonderful time at the King's Daughters Inn celebrating our 8th wedding anniversary. The Innkeepers, Colin & Deanna, and their staff did an outstanding job making us feel welcome and comfortable. We were in the Trinity Room and enjoyed the spacious room and enclosed sunroom that is connected to it. The room was very comfortable... More

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Jakarta
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This is certainly a great place to stay in Durham. Firstly, I booked this hotel because it is located just across Duke University's East campus where my daughter attended the summer camp. Upon arrival, the person in charge of that day, Candis, took me to the Womack room on the first floor. The room is superb! The bed is extremely... More

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Wilmington, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The King's Daughters Inn exceeded our expectations! We travel a lot and always do a lot of research on hotels...and we don't mind paying a high price for one since it is so important to the experience.....(including in NY, DC, Cabo San Lucas, Rome, Vail, Aspen). Anyway, despite its much more reasonable pricing, the King's Daughters Inn was as beautiful... More

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New York
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33 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I spent a few days at KDI while working at Duke. What a lovely stay! They go the extra mile in so many little ways that add up to make you feel like you're home away from home. I'll share what I liked--the images that endured. (There was nothing I didn't like.) The inn is beautiful: a perfect mixture of... More

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Winston-Salem, N.C.
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We just stayed at the KDI for a wedding and it was a marvelous experience. We've stayed before and knew it was an awesome Inn (and hence, having a family wedding there) but the staff were really exceptional with helping to plan the family/wedding party's stay, making arrangements for dinners, cocktail parties, etc. They helped to decorate the Inn with... More

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Raleigh
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46 reviews 46 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

What a lovely Inn! Staff was great, accommodations were superb (bed was oh so comfy) and very chic, location couldn't be more ideal as you can walk to so many things. In a residential neighborhood which makes it so quiet and peaceful...we awoke to the sound of birds chirping. Absolutely wonderful. Just wish we'd had one more night.....

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Address: 204 N Buchanan Blvd, Durham, NC 27705
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Location: United States > North Carolina > Durham
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Providing boutique luxury in an intimate urban setting, the King's Daughters Inn is Durham's premiere Inn. Relax in one of the seventeen graciously appointed one- and two- room suites, or host an event in one of three elegant meeting spaces. Located across the street from Duke University, only minutes to the Durham Performing Arts Center, the King's Daughters Inn is an excellent choice for luxury hospitality in Durham. ... more   less 
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