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The King's Daughters Inn

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 19 August 2014

The is really a boutique hotel. But yes, the breakfast is very good with a selection of pastries and yogurt and cold cereals with yogurt along with the option of hot dishes prepared to order. The staff is wonderful -- and the owners were on one of their very few two-day mini-vacations when we were there. Anything we needed was...

1Thank Amy J
Columbia, SC
Reviewed 17 August 2014

I haven't had the privilege of being a guest here, but from an experience I had this weekend, it will be high on my list in the future. My best friend, who is disabled, was scheduled to have major surgery at Duke on Tuesday. She made reservations with a Marriott brand hotel to stay in a handicapped room with a...

3Thank RTAboss1
Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 8 July 2014

My wife and I had a wonderful time at the King's Daughters Inn celebrating our 8th wedding anniversary. The Innkeepers, Colin & Deanna, and their staff did an outstanding job making us feel welcome and comfortable. We were in the Trinity Room and enjoyed the spacious room and enclosed sunroom that is connected to it. The room was very comfortable...

1Thank Cmyo
Reviewed 30 June 2014

This is certainly a great place to stay in Durham. Firstly, I booked this hotel because it is located just across Duke University's East campus where my daughter attended the summer camp. Upon arrival, the person in charge of that day, Candis, took me to the Womack room on the first floor. The room is superb! The bed is extremely...

2Thank loujak
Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 15 June 2014

The King's Daughters Inn exceeded our expectations! We travel a lot and always do a lot of research on hotels...and we don't mind paying a high price for one since it is so important to the experience.....(including in NY, DC, Cabo San Lucas, Rome, Vail, Aspen). Anyway, despite its much more reasonable pricing, the King's Daughters Inn was as beautiful...

2Thank Kate P
New York
Reviewed 31 May 2014

I spent a few days at KDI while working at Duke. What a lovely stay! They go the extra mile in so many little ways that add up to make you feel like you're home away from home. I'll share what I liked--the images that endured. (There was nothing I didn't like.) The inn is beautiful: a perfect mixture of...

3Thank NewYorkTravelbug25
Winston-Salem, N.C.
Reviewed 28 May 2014

We just stayed at the KDI for a wedding and it was a marvelous experience. We've stayed before and knew it was an awesome Inn (and hence, having a family wedding there) but the staff were really exceptional with helping to plan the family/wedding party's stay, making arrangements for dinners, cocktail parties, etc. They helped to decorate the Inn with...

2Thank Pat M
Reviewed 9 April 2014

What a lovely Inn! Staff was great, accommodations were superb (bed was oh so comfy) and very chic, location couldn't be more ideal as you can walk to so many things. In a residential neighborhood which makes it so quiet and peaceful...we awoke to the sound of birds chirping. Absolutely wonderful. Just wish we'd had one more night.....

2Thank thethymesavor
Durham North Carolina
Reviewed 22 February 2014

I live in Durham, and refer many visitors to the King's Daughters Inn. Every since it opened I have been looking for an excuse to stay at this lovely inn. And I found my excuse on February 12th, when central North Carolina was under the siege of one of the worst snowstorms of the decade. We had tickets to a...

2Thank sarahrus
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 19 February 2014

I too was at the King's Daughters Inn during the snowstorm. Our hosts provided gratis dinner for two nights and the entire staff could not have been kinder. I think there is nowhere I'd rather be stuck for several days--a luxurious room with gloriously high ceilings, free wireless, lovely quiet decor, a sitting area and desk for work; walking distance...

2Thank L N

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Providing boutique luxury in an intimate urban setting, the King's Daughters Inn is Durham's premiere Inn. Relax in one of the seventeen graciously appointed one- and two- room suites, or host an event in one of three elegant meeting spaces. Located across the street from Duke University, only minutes to the Durham Performing Arts Center, the King's Daughters Inn is an excellent choice for luxury hospitality in Durham. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The King's Daughters Inn

Address: 204 N Buchanan Blvd, Durham, NC 27705
Region: United States > North Carolina > Durham
Price Range: $284 - $399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The King's Daughters Inn 4.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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“I stayed in the "Exam" room, first room up the stairs.”
dankI4259EF, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Realize that if you book a suite, there is no second TV in the bedroom, at least in the suite in which I stayed.”
schoyafan, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms looked great! I enjoyed the sunroom that was connected to my room. ”
ljj840, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We've stayed in several rooms and enjoyed them all. We especially liked the rooms with the sun porch. ”
C8949VLjamesk, 25 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We loved the Watts Room”
PAWMAW1983, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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