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Host Hotel

The Washington Duke Inn and Golf Club
3001 Cameron Blvd.
Durham, North Carolina 27705
Phone: (919) 490-0999
Fax: (919) 688-0105
Rate: Rooms are available for a special rate of $179.00 + tax per night.
Reservations may be made by calling The Washington Duke Inn at (800) 443-3853 or (919) 490-0999. You may also make reservations on-line by following these steps:
  • Go to the Washington Duke Inn's website at www.washingtondukeinn.com
  • Click on Reservations.
  • Click on "Groups" at the bottom of the page.
          * This will take you to a window asking for attendee code . . . type in 113871
  • You will then be on the reservation page.
Please note: The cut-off date for reservations is June 26, 2007. After this date, room reservations will be taken on a space-available basis and the group rate cannot be guaranteed.

Additional Hotels close to campus

R. David Thomas Executive Conference Center at the Fuqua School of Business

Millennium Hotel Durham

Durham Hilton

Conference Attire

Casual attire is appropriate at all conference events. We recommend comfortable shoes for walking around campus. We also suggest that you carry a light sweater or jacket, as air conditioning makes some indoor locations very cool.


Transportation will be provided from The Washington Duke Inn to all conference events. Attendees are encouraged to utilize the Coast to Coast Conference shuttles. Public parking on campus is available at Parking Garage IV (adjacent to the Bryan Center on Science Drive) and in the Science Drive lot (across from the Fuqua School of Business).

Please note that transportation between hotels other than the Washington Duke Inn will be the responsibility of the individual.

The Washington Duke Inn is about 20 minutes from Raleigh-Durham (RDU) airport. More information about the airport can be found on their website at: http://www.rdu.com/index.htm

While the Washington Duke Inn does not provide complimentary airport transportation, they do work with Elite Coach and are happy to make arrangements for you. For $60.00, Elite Coach offers meet and greet service at baggage claim and one-way Town Car transportation to the hotel. Please contact the Concierge or the Bell Stand at the Washington Duke Inn (919-490-5647) for assistance in making these arrangements.

RDU Airport Taxi provides service to and from RDU. To schedule a taxi, please call (919) 840-7277. Reservations and on-demand service are available. Typical cab fare from the airport to the hotel is $30.00.

Seven rental car agencies are located at RDU and are a quick shuttle bus ride from the terminals. For a list of these agencies please reference the airport website at: http://www.rdu.com/groundtrans/rentalcars.htm

The Duke Office of Undergraduate Admissions' website has great driving directions to campus. Click here to be directed: http://www.admissions.duke.edu/jump/campus/directions.htm