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Durham Marriott City Center

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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

They've done a great job and upgrading the rooms since we last stayed at this hotel. The lobby is being worked on currently. There's more competition in the neighborhood and management obviously is trying to keep up. The location is perfect for easy access to...More

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Response from Jahmed_Mills, Front Office Manager at Durham Marriott City CenterResponded 19 May 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am very happy to hear that our upgrading of the rooms met your expectations. This is really one of the things that we try to maintain in our hotel and...More

Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on Saturday 14th May 2016. We checked in at the same time as another couple who paid, at the time of check in, £119 for 1 night B&B incl wi-fi and a free drink at the bar. Our rate without the free...More

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Response from Jahmed_Mills, Front Office Manager at Durham Marriott City CenterResponded 19 May 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your feedback with our readers on Tripadvisor. We appreciate your loyalty and your continued trust in Marriott. Rest assured that we will do everything it takes to make us deserving of your loyalty. Our...More

Reviewed 18 May 2016

My husband and I booked this hotel because it was next to the Carolina Theater so it was extremely convenient. We arrived about 1.5 hours before the concert so grabbed a quick bite to eat in the restaurant. The food was good and the service...More

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Response from Jahmed_Mills, Front Office Manager at Durham Marriott City CenterResponded 19 May 2016

Thank you for your positive comments regarding your stay here with us at the Durham Marriott City Center. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and truly appreciate your kind words about our staff and food you had at...More

Reviewed 16 May 2016

We want to commend the staff of this fine hotel for the service we received last week during our stay. Manager Kevin and Betty, head of housekeeping, went above and beyond to make our stay pleasant and help us in a difficult situation (ours not...More

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Response from Jahmed_Mills, Front Office Manager at Durham Marriott City CenterResponded 17 May 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for your 5 star review especially for the service provided by Kevin, Betty and the entire staff here at Durham Marriott City Center. The service our Team provides is definitely the name of the game which ensures repeat guest like you....More

Reviewed 16 May 2016

We stayed at the Durham Marriott City Center for our son's graduation from Duke. To a person, the staff members were wonderful -- all were friendly, professional, and exceptionally helpful. The people make it worthwhile to stay here. However, the hotel itself is very tired-looking...More

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Response from Jahmed_Mills, Front Office Manager at Durham Marriott City CenterResponded 17 May 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent visit to the Durham Marriott City Center and review on TripAdvisor. While we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the service provided by the team, the cleanliness of the room and the wonderful food from our restaurant,...More

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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$152 - US$315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Romantic Hotel in Durham
#19 Business Hotel in Durham
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$152 - US$315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 Romantic Hotel in Durham
#19 Business Hotel in Durham
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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bluecruisindiane2016
27 September 2017|
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Response from Whatsupdoc525 | Reviewed this property |
I am also Marriott silver and I don't get access to the M lounge for drinks, snacks, dinner. I suggest you confirm this with Marriott. But I think you will probably have to explicitly reserve a room which includes this... More
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whiterabbit2754
11 August 2017|
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Response from Kirsten W | Reviewed this property |
Not all of the rooms were accessible, but they have accessible rooms that are ADA compliant.
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DiorsGent
7 April 2017|
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Response from Michael M | Property representative |
Dear Rui P, Thank you for taking your time and giving us the opportunity to answer your question,. We do not have a suite at this property here at Durham Marriott City Center. We can do our absolute best to get you into... More
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"check the shower vent prior to completely unpacking!"
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"I stayed on the 8th floor. Very Comfy bed!"
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"I stayed at the end of the hall, near the staircase which was very quiet."
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"Ask for a room not facing the park. May help on the noise level if there are events in the park"
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