Duke Mansion Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some answers to our most frequently asked questions. If we haven’t answered your questions here, please contact us and we’ll get back with you very soon.

Are you accessible?

Duke Mansion is fully accessible with a ramp and an elevator to upper floors. Several of our rooms have been specifically designed to accomodate people with disabilities.


Do you have a fitness center?

We have a fitness studio which includes an elliptical, bench, and free weights. Duke Mansion is also situated in one of Charlotte’s most beautiful neighborhoods for walking or running.


Are there any rooms with two beds?

Our rooms have ONE queen or king sized bed. Roll away beds are available at an additional charge.


Do you allow children to stay at Duke Mansion?

Yes, we welcome children at Duke Mansion. Each room is equipped with a television, and we are in walking distance of three parks.


Are there any smoking rooms available?

Our entire facility, including the guest rooms and sleeping porches is non-smoking.


Do you have a restaurant and/or bar?

We have a full culinary staff that provides breakfast every day. While we do not have a restaurant, lunch and dinner can be arranged with advance notice and planning. We have room service available for wine, beer and cocktails. Duke Mansion is located within walking distance of a wide variety of both casual and fine dining restaurants. We are happy to recommend our favorites to you!


Will I be close to the sights in Charlotte?

You will be located just minutes from many of the attractions and sights of Charlotte. Count on our staff to help you with arrangements and transportation.


I’d love to stay at Duke Mansion, but I have business in uptown Charlotte.

We are only 2 miles from the heart of the uptown business and cultural district. We are happy to arrange for transportation.


Do you have WiFi access in the meeting and guest rooms?

We pride ourselves on blending the charm of our historic facility with the very latest in modern conveniences and technology which includes free WiFi throughout the home.


Do you have a business center?

We do. A guest business center with a computer, phone and printer is located on the third floor.


Can I book the whole Mansion?

Yes. We have a special privacy rate which is of great benefit to both business and recreational guests. The privacy rate includes all twenty guest rooms, all public spaces in the house, as well as breakfast, lunch and dinner and meeting arrangements if necessary. A great choice for special celebrations, a house party, confidential business meetings or a home-base for a family weekend. Please contact us for more information.


Can I have my bridal portrait done at Duke Mansion?

We do allow brides to have their portraits done at Duke Mansion for a fee and the appointments are based on availability. Please call 704-714-4400 for more information.


Can I or my out of town guests stay at Duke Mansion even if we do not have an event there?

Absolutely! You are not required to have an event here in order to take advantage of our guest rooms. Please contact us for reservations.