Distinctive indoor and outdoor venues

You deserve a wedding location just as beautiful as your love story. From our enchanting ballrooms to picturesque outdoor landscapes, the venues at Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club offer the perfect setting to inspire and delight.

Start planning your wedding today or contact one of our wedding experts to arrange a tour at 919.313.2158.



Presidents Terrace

Say “I do” underneath a magnificent archway of Duke stone quarried exclusively for the university. Embellished with lush, natural foliage, Presidents Terrace is a favorite for outdoor ceremonies. Outfitted with a stunning stone-clad fireplace and comfortable soft seating, guests can easily transition from ceremony to cocktail reception.

Ceremony – 300
Cocktail Reception – 400
Plated Banquet – 280

Presidents Ballroom

The classically elegant Presidents Ballroom accommodates the most glamorous celebrations. Crystal chandeliers adorn the grand ceilings providing ample space for the celebration of a lifetime. The French doors of the ballroom open directly onto the picturesque Presidents Terrace, allowing your guests to enjoy the natural surroundings.

Ceremony – 600
Cocktail Reception – 600
Seated Banquet - 400

Ambassador Ballroom

Perfect for grand affairs while maintaining an inviting atmosphere, the Ambassador Ballroom’s traditional décor and neutral design enhance every event.

Ceremony – 300
Cocktail Reception – 200
Seated Banquet - 160

Terrace on the Green

Offering breathtaking views of the Duke Forest and Duke University Golf Course, Terrace on the Green is stunning for any outdoor celebration. Soft seating and fire pits create a cozy and inviting space for guests to toast to your union.

Ceremony – 200
Cocktail Reception – 250
Seated Banquet – 150

Vista Restaurant

Ideal for intimate celebrations, Vista Restaurant overlooks the Duke University Golf Course and offers exclusivity to your wedding for a tailored gathering. Inclusive of a private patio and flooded with natural light, Vista offers a warm, relaxed ambience.

Ceremony – Vista Center 50
Ceremony – Vista Main 75
Cocktail Reception – 150
Seated Banquet – 80