Surrounded by six acres of gardens and lawns, the Arrowhead Inn Bed and Breakfast is an oasis of comfort 15 minutes drive from downtown Durham. You can choose to stay in one of the large and gorgeous guestrooms, or settle in the charming garden cottage, the soothing Carolina log cabin, or the fantastic manor house. The guestrooms are popular for their whirlpool tubs, steam showers, and fireplaces. The Inn also offers romantic dinners in an elegant setting by reservation only.
Morehead Manor Bed & Breakfast is a Colonial Revival style mansion offering four spacious guestrooms in the heart of the historic Morehead Hill neighborhood. Guests might want to try specials and group packages like the romance package – which includes flowers, sparkling cider, gourmet breakfast, and chocolate – picnic in the park, or murder mystery scavenger hunt weekend, when guests visit Durham locations to gather clues to solve a mystery. Read a book in Jacob’s library, share a meal in the Pecan Dining Room, or relax in Preston’s Parlor. A stay at Morehead Manor is a chance to rejuvenate in a unique and elegant atmosphere.
Built in 1927, this bed and breakfast located just around the corner from Fuquay Mineral Spring Park is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The inn is built in the Colonial Revival style and offers spa and massage services in guest rooms, assistance with local tours, a beautiful terrace, weekly cooking classes, a library, and, of course, a traditional Southern Breakfast served daily. The garden is home to one of the largest redbud trees in Wake County, and is recognized as a national wildlife habitat.
Located on Duke University's campus on 300 acres of beautiful countryside, Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club is one of the most sought-after accommodations in North Carolina. Named after philanthropist Washington Duke, the Inn's close association with the Duke family is evident through the memorabilia and artifacts seen in the decor. Comprising of 271 guest rooms and suites, a spacious conference room, an indoor swimming pool, and a lush golf club, this English-style inn has anything and everything that you need for a comfortable stay. Apart from providing comfortable lodging, the efficient management organizes weddings and business meetings.
The King's Daughters Inn is a historic inn that was originally built as a women's home with patronage from the prosperous Duke family. The hotel has a charming old-world atmosphere thanks to the building's beautiful Colonial architectural features and period elements. Each of the 17 guest rooms has a unique character, with some featuring classical designs that stay true to the original building while others sport European Art-Deco design sensibilities. Guests can also enjoy a gourmet breakfast in the inn's elegant dining room.
The Blooming Garden Inn is housed in a renovated Queen Anne style home built in the late 19th Century, and is a fine example of melding the past and present. Surrounded by gardens, the inn has four main guestrooms with private baths, antique beds, and WiFi access. Luxury suites have Jacuzzis. Guests interested in local history will love the inn’s original woodwork, collection of antique furniture, and location in Durham’s Holloway Historic District, near the Durham Performing Arts Center and Durham Bulls Athletic Park.