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Days Inn Durham/Near Duke University

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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good15%
  • Average20%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible13%
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“huge pool”(6 reviews)
“express service”(3 reviews)
“clean pool”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

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Response from kenco00, Manager at Days Inn Durham/Near Duke UniversityResponded 12 February 2017

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Reviewed 8 February 2017

While I understand that the property is under renovation, there were a number of issues that needed addressing. Vanity light was not working, base of toilet was cracked (though not yet leaking--it surprised me that it wasn't), sporadic hot water in shower, warped bathroom door...More

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Response from kenco00, Manager at Days Inn Durham/Near Duke UniversityResponded 12 February 2017

Thank you for staying with us. We are extremely sorry for the issues you had at the property. We will make sure they are fixed . Please do give us another chance.

Reviewed 7 February 2017

Unfortunately the exterior needs a lot of work along with the bathrooms. It was clean but just pretty old. The wifi was out which the hotel acknowledged they knew and were waiting for someone to come fix. My hair dryer did not work and they...More

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Response from kenco00, Manager at Days Inn Durham/Near Duke UniversityResponded 10 February 2017

Thank you for staying with us and we are extremely sorry about the Wifi. It was fixed the next day as it happened late in the evening. We have been through a major renovation and now are putting new bathrooms. Please do come back.

Reviewed 1 February 2017

Driveway was BEHIND a gas station. hard to find. No direct exit to a road. Rooms are falling apart.

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Response from kenco00, Manager at Days Inn Durham/Near Duke UniversityResponded 10 February 2017

Thank you for staying with us. We have 3 businesses on the same parking lot since probably 1960. The rooms are totally renovated in 2015 with new granite furniture, carpets, new beds and a lot more. Thanks for your review.

Reviewed 20 January 2017

Rooms are clean. Comfortable and affordable. Employees are very nice. Safe. Quiet. Rooms are upgraded which it would then surpassed the 5 start rating to a 10!!!! Excellent!

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Response from kenco00, Manager at Days Inn Durham/Near Duke UniversityResponded 23 January 2017

Thank you so so much for your lovely comments. We really have spend a lot of capital at this hotel and when guests like you like it , that's when we feel its paying off. Again thank you and please come back.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$64 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Durham
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$64 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Durham
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (39)
Pool & Beach (26)
Room & Suite (16)
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Ashley B
18 March 2017|
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Response from ken p | Property representative |
just 1.5 miles and yes we do have a medical rate.
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Janice P
7 September 2015|
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We are 1 mile from the cancer center.
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"We enjoyed our first floor room away from the highway."
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"No elevator - ask for first floor if stairs are an issue. Parking could be a challenge too."
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"The rooms facing the pool are larger than the outside (parking lot area) rooms."
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"If you must stay here, ask for a "refurbished", interior room that doesn't face the highway."
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