The Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke

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Durham Area Accommodations

Hotels and Motels:

Best Western – Skyland Inn, I-85 exit 170
919-383-2508 or 800-528-1234 
$58 – $68
We offer medical rate rooms for $49.99 (one bed) or $54.99 (two beds).
Pets allowed, 30 minutes to Raleigh-Durham International Airport. AAA, senior discounts, non-smoking, smoking rooms, continental breakfast.

Budget Inn, 2101 Holloway St.
$35 – $40 (less 10% discount for medical rate)
Smoking and non-smoking rooms.

Candlewood Suites, Durham/RTP, 1818 East NC Hwy 54
919-484-9922 or 919-313-8850
All suites with fully equipped kitchens, free laundry facilities, fitness center, grills and gazebo area, pet friendly, free internet with weekly housekeeping. Offering studio suites and one-bedroom suites. Contact Misty Lee at (919) 484-9922 for reservations.

Comfort Inn Medical Park, 1816 Hillandale Road 
919-471-6100 or 800-424-6423 
$69 – $89 (medical rate)
Transportation to Duke, breakfast included, outdoor pool, exercise room, free local calls, voicemail, ironing boards, irons, and coffee makers in every room.

Courtyard by Marriott, 1815 Front Street 
919-309-1500 or 800-321-2211 
$96 – $106 (Request medical discount)
Restaurant, lounge, pool, whirlpool, minigym.

Days Inn, 3460 Hillsborough Road 
919-383-1551 or 800-DAYS INN 
$42.00 for 1-4 persons (medical rate)
Restaurant, outdoor pool, guest laundry, smoking and non-smoking rooms, cable, efficiency apartments available. One and one-half miles to Duke.

Duke Tower Hotel-Durham, 807 West Trinity Avenue 
$69.00 per night.
(12½% tax is applied in addition to above rate.)
Certain seasonal rates may apply.
Two minutes from Duke. Free 24-hour shuttle service. One-bedroom suites with fully-equipped kitchen, living room, two TVs, cable/HBO, free internet, two telephones, free local calls, call-waiting, voicemail, outdoor pool, covered walking track, laundry room, fax/copier service, 26 security cameras, uniformed security, pets permitted (at extra charge), shopping service. 

Durham Hilton, 3800 Hillsborough Road 
919-383-8033 or 800-445-8667 
$65 – $149 (medical rate)
Two miles to Duke (shuttle available), restaurant, lounge, outdoor swimming pool, smoking and non-smoking rooms, exercise room.

Durham Marriott at the Civic Center, 201 Foster Street 
919-683-6664 or 800-228-9290  
$59 – $109
Exercise room, complete use of YMCA (across street), scheduled shuttle service to Duke (7am–10pm), restaurant on premises, 20 restaurants within one mile.

Econotel, 2337 Guess Road 
$39.55 – $45.10 (medical rate)
Two miles to Duke, free local calls, morning coffee.

Holiday Inn Express, 2516 Guess Road
919-313-3244, Email:
$67 – $90 per night
Free shuttle service to Duke, free high-speed internet access, outdoor pool, dry cleaning/laundry, free breakfast, cable TV

Howard Johnson, 1800 Hillandale Road 
919-477-7381 or 800-654-2000 
$49.95 – $69.95 (medical rate)
One mile to Duke, pool, free local calls, satellite TV, morning coffee, non-smoking and handicapped rooms. 

Innkeeper—Durham South (RTP I-40), 4433 Hwy. 55 (I-40 Exit Hwy. 55) 919-544-4579 or 800-466-5337 
$40 – $50 (medical rate)
Twelve miles to Duke, pool, free continental breakfast and USA Today, non-smoking rooms, remote control cable, AARP/AAA discounts, handicapped rooms.

La Quinta Inn & Suites, 4414 Chapel Hill Blvd (Hwy 15-501) 
919-401-9660 or 800-531-5900 

La Quinta Inn & Suites, Research Triangle Park, 1910 Westpark Drive

Millennium Hotel, 2800 Campus Walk Avenue 
919-383-8575 or 800-633-5379 
$69 – $104 (medical rate)
One mile to Duke, free transportation to Duke campus and diet centers, indoor pool and Jacuzzi, restaurant, room service, transportation to airport, cable, HBO, morning paper.

Quality Inn & Suites, 3710 Hillsborough Road (Exit 173 at I-85), 919-382-3388 or 866-MED-STAY. Five Minutes / 1.5 Miles to Duke Medical Center with free shuttle service.
Quality Inn & Suites offers a 30% to 60% discounted price on our king or double rooms for brain tumor patients and their families. Please mention this ad and rate code DMED at the time of booking.
$39.99 per night for stays of 14 nights or longer.
$44.99 per night for stays of between 7 & 13 nights.
$49.99 per night for stays of less than 7 nights. (Call the hotel for our suite prices.)
Complimentary services include: deluxe continental breakfast, high-speed wireless, newspaper, fitness room, business center, outdoor pool, Time Warner Cable with 2 HBO channels, free local calls, guest laundry, pet friendly and handicap accessible rooms. Walking distance to many restaurants and next door to The Cracker Barrel. Email:

Radisson Governor’s Inn – RTP, I-40 at Davis Drive, Exit 280 919-549-8631 or 800-333-3333 
$89 – $145 weekdays; $69 – $99 weekend
Five and one half miles to Raleigh-Durham International Airport (free transportation from airport), nine miles to Duke.

Red Roof Inn, 1915 North Pointe Drive 
919-471-9882 or 800-843-7663 
$48 – $58 (medical rate)
Three miles to Duke, free local calls, newspapers, morning coffee.

Residence Inn (Marriott), 201 Residence Inn Boulevard 
919-361-1266 or 800-331-3131
Special Medical Rates for Studio/Two bedroom suites:
1–5 nights, $107/$129
6–12 nights, $97/$119
13–30 nights, $87/$109
31+ nights, $74/$99
Eight miles to Duke, seasonal pool, sports court, studio and two-bedroom suites with full kitchens, fireplaces, deluxe complimentary breakfast, gas grills and picnic areas.

Scottish Inn, 5303 Hwy. 70 West 
919-383-2561 or 866-271-9330
$40 – $50 (medical rate)
AARP/AAA and senior citizen discounts, continental breakfast, smoking and non-smoking rooms, pool, restaurant next door.

University Inn, 502 Elf Street 
919-286-3817 or 800-313-3585
$69 (flat medical rate)
Adjacent to Duke and VA hospitals, free continental breakfast, local calls, parking, coffee in room, laundry, fax, kitchen suites, handicapped, luxury, and non-smoking rooms available, shuttle service to Duke.

Washington Duke Inn, 3001 Cameron Blvd. 
919-490-0999 or 800-443-3853 
$160 – $260
Located on Duke University campus, fifteen minutes from Raleigh-Durham International Airport.

Wingate Inn RTP/RDU, 5223 Page Road, Exit 282 @ I-40
919-941-2854 or 800-228-1000 — 
$81 Monday-Wednesday, $55 Thursday-Sunday (medical rates)
Free high-speed internet access, complimentary breakfast, 2 line speaker desk phones, business center, exercise room, free airport/RTP van service.

You might also consider contacting the Medical Reservations Specialist, Inc. at 1-877-633-7829, who makes reservations at preferred hotels with rates starting at $39.95 (special weekly rates are also available). Please let them know that you are a patient of Dr. Henry Friedman at The Brain Tumor Center at Duke. Visit their website at

Duke University Health System does not endorse nor take responsibility for any of the accommodations listed.

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