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Duke Tower Hotel & Condominiums

807 West Trinity Avenue, Durham, NC 27701
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Duke Tower Hotel & Condominiums
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

A bunch of us stayed at Duke Tower a couple of nights for a wedding in Durham and found this conveniently located combination of hotel and condos very comfortable, with a well-appointed kitchen, good reading light (which is often a problem) -- a suite, really, of living room and bedroom. King size bed, two tvs so that my husband and... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 via mobile

This was at least my fifth stay at Duke Tower, each time for 2-4 weeks, since 2007. Pluses include a spacious one bedroom condo with serviceable kitchen and room to socialize. Great beds. Nice staff. Wonderful pool and courtyard. Provides a homey feel ... Not a hotel feel. Minuses include the aging rooms, including HVAC and water issues, nonfunctional Internet,... More 

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Morganton, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

We had to go to Duke regional for a surgery of mine so it wasn't a vacation, but I found these rooms at this hotel and it looked much more comfortable than a regular hotel. They also had a medical discount. The courtyard was awesome and they had a giant chess board and putt putt for my daughter while I... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We were there due to a family medical emergency and needed a short-term stay for a couple of weeks. The first room we were placed in (Room 131) had a horrible smell when we walked it. I assumed it was a cleaning solution. But when we came back that night it was still strong. Exhausted we went to bed and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This was a great little find. Built in an old textile mill but with a classy courtyard, in many ways epitomises the gritty elegance of Durham itself. Nothing classy but very functional and reasonably priced. The hotel is situated fairly close to everything in Durham (but then again, I think most everything is situated close to everything in Durham), 5... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

Very clean, rustic, older facility with nice community feel. Just not for me. Never felt 100% safe. We were on the first floor near the parking lot entrance, a lot of noise. Beautiful pool. Neighbors mostly medical families having treatment at duke.

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White Plains, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Our 1-bedroom condo was clean. The furnishings and fixtures are old and dated, but everything worked. Our kitchen had only minimal dishes and silverware, just enough for our family to have a meal. We made good use of the laundry room. The pool was lovely, the location is good, and the price is right. Just don't expect luxury.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We stayed at Duke Tower for four nights in June 2014. It is a really cozy and comfortable place to stay, with a lovely courtyard and a relaxed feel. We enjoyed the spacious room, the reliable wifi, and the comfortable bed. We also really appreciated having self-serve laundry facilities onsite, and a nice pool to cool off in before bed.... More 

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LaCrosse Wi
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Recently stayed here for a family gathering. We used 7 rooms. We discovered that the kitchen utensils varied by room. Additionally the type of furniture varied as well, There were coffee filters but no coffee available. The breakfast for 5 dollars is just bagels and coffee the sort of stuff you will find at a Super 8. All rooms were... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Everything inside the condos are fairly dated, but they are clean and you can't beat the location or price. Plus, having a living room and kitchenette are nice features as are the pool and games in the courtyard. Great place for families and those with pets to stay. The management is very responsive-- we had a problem with our AC... More 

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