A Premier Hotel On Duke University's Campus
Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club is a part of the exceptional Duke University family of hotels. Guests are greeted by the tranquil retreat nestled on 300 acres of tall pines and hardwoods on the edge of the Duke Forest. Conveniently located on the campus of Duke University, the Inn offers spacious lodging, unsurpassed service, and award-winning dining, making it a standout destination in Durham, North Carolina.
The world-class, 18-hole Duke University Golf Course, designed by renowned course architect, Robert Trent Jones, offers challenging play in a ‘parkland’ setting adjacent to the Inn. The 7,045 yards of picturesque fairways are designed for golfers of every skill level. Duke University Golf Club professional staff, led by PGA Hall of Fame member, Ed Ibarguen, allows guests to book tee times up to 30 days in advance and provides private and group instruction. A variety of clinics and tournaments offered by the Club, provide an unforgettable golf experience for those wishing to hone their skills or simply spend a relaxing day on one of the state’s most remarkable courses.
With an Executive Conference Center that accommodates up to 1,000 guests and an award-winning culinary team offering menus to suit the tastes and preferences of each group, the Inn is the top Durham location for meetings, weddings, galas, and other special events. The ideal location for unforgettable gatherings of all sizes with over 24,300 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and event space, from the elegant Presidents Ballroom to the stunning outdoor Presidents Terrace and more intimate meeting spaces designed for groups of 12 or fewer. Brimming with rich traditions and warm intuitive service, after just one visit, you’ll understand why our guests consider Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club, their home away from home.