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Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown

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Booneville, Mississippi
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed for business purpose with three co-workers, each of us came away saying we would not stay here again. Rooms were small, and dated. There on business expecting breakfast at 6:30, at 6:45 on Monday they were still trying to get set up! Did not even give it a chance after that. While the group sat in the dining area... More 

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Eric L, Front Desk Supervisor at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

"Missed the mark" Thanks for your feedback and response of your last visit here at the Courtyard Durham. We apologize for your recent stay here with us being very disappointing. I have passed this on to the appropriate department heads to make this an isolated issue. We hope if you and your colleagues travels bring you back to Durham that... More 

Brooklyn, New York
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41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

good place to stay, good employees, location is very close to Duke and NCCU. Also 20 minutes from Chapel Hill. Close to Durham bulls stadium and there is a little stretch of restaurants and bars 10 minutes away. Free parking, pool is nice and clean. Gym is small but it has everything you need for a decent workout. Area does... More 

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Eric L, Front Desk Supervisor at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

"very close to Duke University" Thanks for your response and feedback. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay while here in Durham at the Courtyard. We hope if your travels happen to bring you back to the Durham area that you will choose to stay here with us at the Courtyard. Thanks Eric Liles Front Desk Supervisor More 

Littleton, Colorado
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34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was comfortable with queen beds. Small work out area was great. It was nice to have a small restaurant in the hotel. There were small reasonable restaurants within walking distance an Urgent Care Center next to the hotel. Friendly staff.

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Eric L, Front Desk Supervisor at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

"Great location next to Duke. Quiet area with easy access to the highway." Thanks for your response and feedback. We appreciate your kind words and staying here with us at the Courtyard Durham. We hope if your travels bring you back to the Durham area that you would choose to stay with us here at the Courtyard. Thanks Eric Liles... More 

Clearwater, Florida
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4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The worst Courtyard I've ever stayed in my life. We arrived 11 pm on a Sunday. Needed to sign a form I've never ever seen at a Marriott property that we couldn't have any parties, that while music blasting in the lobby. The card readers on the side doors worked about 50% of the time. Wanted to wash clothes in... More 

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Eric L, Front Office Manager at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We do apologize that your stay did not meet your expectations. I have addressed the issues with appropriate staff to assure another guest does not share a similar experience. Warm regards, More 

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24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is located right off I 85. The hotel is quite large with an exceptionally nice pool, spa, and an outdoor seating area with a fire pit. There is a restaurant. We had two adjoining rooms. The sofa bed was a bit small. There was a shopping center next door with restaurants. We chose the Mexican restaurant and its... More 

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Eric L, Front Desk Supervisor at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

"Last night of a 12 Night Road Trip" Thanks for your response and feedback during your stay with us here at the Courtyard Durham. We value your opinion and feedback and are greatly appreciative of your positive responses about our property and staff. If your travels happen to bring you back to the Durham area we hope you choose to... More 

Chennai
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15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Unfriendly. you wheel out the trolley, you carry your bags after a long journey into the hotel. you have a three hour power cut, they say many thousand customers affected too. no sign of courtesy. if i had a friend going to Durham I`d ask him to avoid this hotel.

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Eric L, Front Desk Supervisor at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

"Highly avoidable" Thanks for your response and feedback on your visit. We apologize that your recent stay with us not a pleasant stay. If you happen to visit us in the near future we would be so happy and kind to have our houseman if they are available to help you with your luggage. Unfortunately, the power going out affected... More 

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26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel. We slept so good! Perfect for traveling pn of way to Dillard, Ga! Startbucks was right on point. The girl at the desk for night audit was funny! We had a good laugh and I love the snickers ice cream.

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Eric L, Front Desk Supervisor at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

"Quick stop" Thanks for your response and feedback on your last visit. We are so glad that you enjoyed your last stay with us and that it was memorable and pleasant. If your travels happen to bring you back to the Durham area we hope you choose to stay with us again. If you need anything please feel free to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed 3 nights. The hotel was fine, it was clean and the staff was very nice. It just didn't offer us anything special. They have a cafe in the lobby with a Starbucks and muffins,bagels ect. But No complimentary anything. We had no complaints about their service but most hotels these days offer a free breakfast,coffee,cookie... More 

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Eric L, Front Desk Supervisor at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

"Not my first choice" Thanks for your response and feedback.Unfortunately, Marriott changed the Courtyard properties to a more business casual professional style of service. We do offer the free coffee in the rooms as well have a 24 hour market for use for other items. If your travels bring you back to the Durham area we hope that you choose... More 

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

The staff was friendly and professional . It has a nice courtyard were the first floor rooms walk out on to this area . The location was nice but the rooms were very small . By far one of the smallest hotel rooms , I have stayed in the last two years.

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Thank Terps007
Eric L, Front Desk Supervisor at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

"Hoboterp" Thanks for your response and feedback its greatly appreciated.We are glad you enjoyed staying with us here at the Courtyard in Durham. We offer suites here on property maybe for your next trip in we can book you in one of our suites which are much bigger. If your travels happen to bring you back to the Durham area... More 

North Carolina, USA
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24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I stay at this hotel frequently because of work. Easy access to the highway and places to eat. Gym is nice and they have a nice pool area. Always clean. It is usually very busy on weekends which is when I travel. Staff is courteous. Rooms are renovated and have new furnishings.

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Thank Laura_R
Eric L, Front Desk Supervisor at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

"Nice hotel" Thanks for your response and feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay while here at the Courtyard Durham Duke University. We hope if your travels bring you back to the Durham area that you would choose to stay with us again. Thanks Eric Liles Front Desk Supervisor More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown

Address: 1815 Front St, Durham, NC 27705-2512
Location: United States > North Carolina > Durham
Price Range: $108 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown 3*
Number of rooms: 146
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Also Known As:
Courtyard By Marriott Durham Duke University/Downtown Hotel Durham
Durham Courtyard
Durham Marriott
Courtyard Durham Duke University
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