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Savannah, Georgia
Reviewed 18 October 2014 via mobile

This was a good hotel, close to hospital and clean, right off highway, close restaurants and very convenient to just about anything. My only complaint is "give me a free cup of coffee" Please!!!!!!! But they do have Starbucks in the lobby, just a pet peeve of mine, when you spend $125+ a night a .25 cup of coffee would...

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Tim R, General Manager at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Tmorrison70, I appreciate your feedback about the Courtyard by Marriott Durham and your recent stay with us. While I see not having complimentary coffee for you in the lobby was a negative detractor, I am glad to see overall your stay was pleasant with clean accommodations and a location that met your needs during your visit. Please see me...

Wytheville, Virginia
Reviewed 12 October 2014

The facility is OK, but the service was outstanding. All of our questions and requests were answered and handled quickly and with such a good attitude and friendliness. The location was great for us, right off the interstate which made it easy to find. There were several good restaurants within walking distance, so we didn't have to drive somewhere for...

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Tim R, General Manager at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

Dear judyputudy, We appreciate you taking the time to write a review of our hotel. I am so glad to hear the service was exceptional, as we take great pride in ensuring our guests satisfaction during their stay with us. I am also glad you were able to take advantage of some of the great dining options within walking distance...

Rock Hill, South Carolina
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Beds were a little soft and more regular than queen. Room was clean and pleasant. Starbucks in the lobby was a little understaffed on Saturday morning . Location is very convenient to Duke. Shower head rocks.

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Tim R, General Manager at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

Dear jestes1000, Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of the Courtyard by Marriott Durham! I am so happy you enjoyed our great location to Duke University and also our great shower heads! I do apologize for the staffing on Saturday morning of your stay in the Bisstro. I will be sure to look into this issue...

Wytheville, Virginia
Reviewed 4 October 2014 via mobile

Hotel was nice, staff was very nice and helpful. Rooms were clean and smelled good. The bad: the medical rate is $110 that is absolutely ridiculous! The elevator was located in the back of the hotel. Breakfast is extra! !! Not good!!!!! Restaurant next door is great best part of the stay!

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Tim R, General Manager at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Aaron W, Thank you for your overall positive review of our hotel and most importantly I'm glad you found our accommodations clean, comfortable and our staff helpful and welcoming. Based upon the rate you stated, I do not believe you were given our best medical rate. When making a reservation, please call the hotel directly (or even myself) and...

Bulgaria
Reviewed 8 September 2014

Very convenient to Duke and Durham downtown. Property backs onto Interstate 85 south's on-ramp and can get rather noise. Overall rooms very clean, spacious, and comfortable. Free wi-fi, however not free breakfast. May want to check for deals for this property on Hotwire.

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Tim R, General Manager at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

Dear pesheff, Thank you for taking the time to review the Courtyard by Marriott Durham. We are glad you found our great location to Downtown Durham and Duke University convenient during your stay. We look forward to having you again in the future when you are back in Durham! Kind Regards, Tim Rogers General Manager

Lubbock, Texas
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Having Stayed here several times over the last several months, I find the staff to be very friendly and willing to help with any issues that come up. With the new renovations done on the rooms, it is a nice place to stay. I will definitely stay here again.

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Tim R, General Manager at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Benton, I am so happy you were able to get a chance to review our hotel! My staff and myself always enjoy seeing your smiling face each day! It's always a pleasure having you and we thank you for your loyalty with us when in Durham. We hope you have a safe trip on your cruise! Take a lot...

Bulls Gap, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 August 2014

I went to Durham to visit with some family. This was the hotel I stayed at. The elevator was soooooooo... slow. I recommend using the stairs. The hot tub looked like a swamp. Oh wait... it is a swamp.

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Tim R, General Manager at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Ollie_Travels2014, Thank you for your review of the Courtyard by Marriott Durham and brining to my attention the issues you experienced during your stay with us. I certainly apologize that the elevators did not meet your expectations in speed and that our spa is currently out of order. I assure you we are working promptly to repair the spa...

Montgomery, Alabama
Reviewed 18 July 2014

This property was nice, clean, and quiet. It was exactly what you expect from Marriott’s high standards of comfort and value. I enjoyed my stay and my check in was exactly how I expected to be greeted after a long day of driving… warm and welcoming without hassle or delay. I do recommend this property for your stays in Durham.

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Tim R, General Manager at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

Dear eaglemapper, We appreciate your great review of the Courtyard Marriott by Durham near Duke University! I am so glad everything met and or exceeded your expectations and we hope to continue to provide great service to you in the near future. We look forward to seeing you again! Kind Regards, Tim Rogers General Manager

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 3 July 2014

The hotel was very nice and clean. Hotel staff extremely nice and professional. They do have a shuttle that runs through the surrounding area if you need it, but it does not go to the airport. You also have to ask about it as it isn't really advertised for some reason.....not even on the hotel website. The room was very...

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Tim R, General Manager at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

Dear DUgirl03 , We appreciate you taking the time to write a review for the Courtyard by Marriott Durham near Duke University. I am excited you were able to enjoy some of our free amenities such as wireless internet, shuttle van to take you to and from Duke University and free parking. I think you are speaking about the "black...

Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 2 July 2014

This typical Courtyard Marriott offers what one would expect from a Marriott: comfort, service, affordability. What makes this one special, however, has two parts. The good: First, service was top-notch. I asked a lot of questions, and the front desk staff was always professional and responsive. Ditto for the ladies at the Bistro! Special shout-out to Eric, who seemed to...

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Tim R, General Manager at Courtyard Durham Near Duke University/Downtown, responded to this review

Dear AZSportyMom, Thank you for your review of the Courtyard by Marriott Durham near Duke University. We appreciate your feedback and we will definitely use them to improve the experience for all guests. I am happy overall you enjoyed your time in Durham at our hotel and we look forward to having you again in the future should your travels...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • 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
Region: United States > North Carolina > Durham
Price Range: ₹ 6,470 - ₹ 11,323 (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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Courtyard By Marriott Durham Duke University/Downtown Hotel Durham
Durham Courtyard
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Courtyard Durham Duke University
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