7 Best Rated Hotels in Durham

There's a wide range of accommodations at prices that won't let you down

Published: 2022-08-25 18:47:21

Luxury Durham hotels offer more than simply a place to lay your head at night, including superb meals and top-notch service. We should know, we've been doing roofing in the Durham area for more than a decade!

When you reserve Durham hotels, you can anticipate contemporary conveniences together with lovely rooms. 

Even better, select a luxurious suite in a quieter neighborhood or reserve a hotel room close to attractions like Carolina Theatre and Durham Performing Arts Center. There's a wide range of accommodations at prices that won't let you down, whether you're looking for a five-star hotel in Durham's downtown or someplace a little more remote.

Millennium Hotel Durham

The Nasher Museum of Art is three miles and Duke University is one mile away from this opulent hotel.

Flat-screen TVs, complimentary WiFi, and coffeemakers are included in traditional rooms. Microwaves and refrigerators are added in upgraded rooms. Wet bars, dining tables, and separate living areas are features of suites.

A heated indoor pool, a hot tub, an exercise area, and a sundeck are available as amenities. An Italian restaurant, a posh bar and grill, and a chill lobby bar with a fireplace and a TV are all present. Parking is uncharged.

Hilton Durham near Duke University

This modern hotel is 2.2 miles from Duke University and 4 miles from downtown Durham. It is located off Interstate 85.

All of the rooms have contemporary furnishings, custom-designed mattresses, desks, minifridges, flat-screen TVs, and complimentary WiFi. The free breakfast and evening canapés at the Executive Lounge are available to guests staying in executive rooms. Pull-out sofas and separate living rooms are added in suites.

A casual bar, a grill restaurant with a breakfast buffet, a fitness center, a seasonally open outdoor pool, and a hot tub are available as amenities. A business center and 10,000 square feet of meeting space are also available.


Super 8 by Wyndham Durham/University Area NC

The Duke University is 2 miles away, Durham's center is 4 miles away, and Raleigh-Durham International Airport is 16 miles away from this basic, low-cost hotel near Interstate 85.

The unassuming rooms are accessible via external passageways and provide flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, mini-fridges, microwaves, and coffeemakers. With an adult, children stay for free.

Parking and a continental breakfast are both free. There is a cost to bring your pet.


21c Museum Hotel Durham

This stylish boutique hotel, housed in the historic Hill Building, is a 6-minute stroll from Durham Central Park and a 7-minute stroll from Durham train station. It also has unique modern art displays.

The minimalist rooms provide Nespresso machines, minibars, flat-screen TVs, and complimentary Wi-Fi in addition to original artwork and luxurious beds. Suites have extra living spaces and/or terraces. A hot tub is located on a balcony of a penthouse unit. There is a room service option.

There is an art gallery in addition to a sleek, industrial-chic restaurant with a hip bar/lounge. A spa, a fitness center with a sauna, and event space are further features.

The Durham Hotel

Three miles from Duke Chapel and five minutes' walk from Durham Central Park's farmers market is this stylish boutique hotel with a feel of mid-century modernity.

Free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, custom bedding, minibars, and coffeemakers are included in the stylish, colorfully decorated rooms. Suites increase the sitting spaces, and one offers a rooftop deck. There is a room service option.

A free continental breakfast is provided in the lobby, which is spacious. A chic restaurant and a trendy rooftop lounge with a changing raw bar are also present. There are yoga classes offered (fee).

Red Roof Inn Durham - Duke University Medical Center

The Museum of Life and Science is 2 miles away, and Duke University Medical Center is 3 miles away from this comfortable, low-cost motel off Interstate 85.

Outside halls lead to unpretentious, colorful rooms with flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi. Microwaves, minifridges, and coffeemakers are included in upgraded rooms. Children under the age of 17 stay in a parent's room for free.

Free parking is available. There is also a seating area in the foyer. There is no additional charge for pets.

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Durham Chapel Hill

This contemporary all-suite hotel is located 5 miles from the North Carolina Botanical Garden and 9 miles from the Duke Homestead and Tobacco Factory.

Streamlined suites have desks, pull-out sofas, minifridges, microwaves, flat-screen TVs, and iPod docks in addition to free WiFi.

Parking, a breakfast buffet, and regular evening socials are all complimentary. Additional features include a relaxed bar/lounge serving light meals, an indoor pool, a hot tub, and a fitness center. Along with a convenience store, a business center, and two meeting rooms, there is a terrace with a fire pit. There are laundry facilities provided.

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