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Hilton Durham near Duke University

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   3800 Hillsborough Road, Durham, NC 27705
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Ranked #14 of 67 hotels in Durham
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Marjorie S Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Only one restaurant, but with good choices for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Gym has free weights, 3 treadmills, 2 ellipticals, 1 bike. Rooms spacious and nice updated baths. Clean everywhere. Good staff, nice business center, though could use a few more office supplies, I.e. Stapler... Would stay again!

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Phoenix, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A very good place to stay, and selected by the University as one of the two choices (the other was on campus, but $$$). Convenient (about 7 minutes away), quiet, and a good choice for us. If one were to be there to simply visit, there are all kinds of restaurants close by, as are the freeways.

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Liberty, Missouri, United States
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10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I found the sleeping accomodations very good (as typical at Hiltons). The gym was small for a hotel this size, with limited options especially regarding weight training. My biggest frustration was the breakfast. I'm a Gold HHonors member this year, and most (by far) Hilton hotels include the full buffet for Gold members; this location only provided a continental. Next... More

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Madison, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel; clean, modern, well maintained. The gym was lovely and had good, quality equipment. Dislikes: The pizza advertised in-room looked like authentic, thin-crust Italian pizza. What was delivered was a doughy mess that I wouldn't have ordered. The housekeeping staff tends to "reset" your room daily. Throwing out once-used soap, replacing once-used towels (that were hung up, not on... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful hotel. Awesome service. Room service was prompt, and the server was polite. Room was clean, spacious, and comfortable. I usually stop here overnight to rest up on my drive from Georgia to visits the folks, back to DC. I always wish I wasn't just crashing here for the night, and that I can spend a few days here! One... More

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Durham, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this is a very good hotel, but it was a bit far away to call itself "Near Duke." However, if you have a car, it's not an issue and they do have a courtesy bus. Good beds, friendly staff. Rooms can get noisy if neighbours aren't considerate.

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Columbia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am receiving medical treatment at the Duke Medical Cancer Center. The Hilton hospitality begins with the Shuttle and carries on from check in to services to check out. Although my purpose for staying isn't pleasant, the Hilton staff at the Hillsborough manage to make your forget you are far from home and feeling vulnerable. As a case in point,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The facility is a beautiful full service hotel. I would not select it again however because for the price paid, $200+, there is no complimentary breakfast. There is a restaurant that offers a cold breakfast buffet for $10.00 and a warm breakfast buffet for $20.00. The staff was attentive and helpful. If money is not an issue, you will enjoy... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the time we walked through the door until the time we left we could not have been treated any better. I was there for medical reasons, at Duke, and the transport and handling of luggage after checkout was so helpfull. Everyone, from one end to the other, was fantastic. Accomodations were clean & comfortable.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lobby is in wide open old style. The restaurant is in lobby as well. Bar is in lobby everything is out in the open. Very old style. Other couple near us commented on the very same. Not a Martini glass in the house!!!

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Doug P, Manager at Hilton Durham near Duke University, responded to this review

Dear 7carolynb, Thank you for taking the time to share your review of our hotel on Tripadvisor.com. We appreciate your feedback and telling us about your experience! I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the open spaces in our lobby area. We completed a full renovation of all public areas and guest rooms in 2013 utilizing the... More

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Also Known As:
Hilton Durham Near Duke University Hotel Durham
Hilton Durham Near Duke University Hotel
Hilton Hotel Durham
Durham Hilton Hotel
Hilton Durham
Durham Hilton
Address: 3800 Hillsborough Road, Durham, NC 27705
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Location: United States > North Carolina > Durham
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Durham
#8 Romantic Hotel in Durham
#11 Business Hotel in Durham
#18 Family Hotel in Durham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hilton Durham near Duke University 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel completed full, multi-million dollar renovation including all guestrooms and suites as of May 2013 ~ Located 2 miles from Duke University & Duke Medical Center ~ Only hotel in Raleigh Durham area to offer certified "Allergy Friendly" PURE rooms ~ All rooms feature mini fridge, digital laptop safe, HDTV with 60+ High Definition Channels and music ~ Complimentary wireless Internet access in all guestrooms and lobby ~ Courtesy transportation within a 5 mile radius ~ Complimentary on-site parking ~ 24 Hour Hilton Fitness by LifeFitness® ~ Complementary 24 hour Business Center (PC+MAC) ~ Seasonal outdoor pool & whirlpool(May-October)~ Starbucks® We Proudly Brew Coffee Bar ~ Bluestone Grille & Bar offering seasonal flavors of Carolina, and featuring a bountiful Hilton Breakfast Buffet ... more   less 
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