Duke University Activities
Beyond Your Expectations
Whether you are enjoying a family vacation or looking for something to do between meetings, you’ll find it all at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club. Our inviting hotel is home to the Duke University championship 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones, an indoor pool, an exciting family game room, miles of scenic walking trails and even a fully-equipped fitness center. So whether you would like to stay active or simply want to unwind, we have an activity perfectly suited to your needs.The beautiful 18-hole championship Duke University Golf Club is the only Robert Trent Jones-designed course in the region. Redesigned in 1994 by Jones’ son, Rees, the course is considered one of the top ten golf courses in North Carolina. Site of the 2001 NCAA Men's Golf Championship, the course consistently receives top rankings from Golf Digest, GolfWeek, Golf Magazine and the Zagat Survey. Professional instruction is also available for group or private lessons.