Durham Magazine August 2016

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QUIZ RESULTS 0-3: The Durham Hotel This mid-century modern hotel on East Chapel Hill Street

features 53 rooms, a coffee shop, a rooftop bar and an American restaurant by James Beard Award-winning chef Andrea Reusing. The hotel partners with many local companies –

like Counter Culture Coffee, Burt’s Bees, Raleigh Denim, Escazu Chocolates and NC Made – to create a homegrown, grand experience. Reservations: thedurham.com 4-7: 21c Museum Hotel Located in the historic Hill Building on North Corcoran

Street, Durham’s is the fourth 21c

Museum Hotel to open nationwide, and is both a hotel and a 24/7 art museum. Its exhibitions and galleries are always free and open to the public, and you can even embark on a docent tour most Wednesdays and Fridays at 5 p.m. Don’t miss the bar and restaurant Counting House – led by chef Josh Munchel, its menu puts a global spin on regional cuisine, with a focus on seafood. Reservations: 21cmuseumhotels. com/durham/stay

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8-11: Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club This elegant hotel

sits just down the street from the center of Duke University’s campus. Recipient of the AAA Four Diamond award for 16 consecutive years, the hotel features 271 guest rooms and suites, and includes a picturesque 18-hole championship golf course, a three-mile hiking trail and the AAA Four Diamond, Forbes Travel Guide Four Star-rated Fairview Dining Room, helmed by chef Jason Cunningham. Delight in a traditional afternoon tea or a seasonally inspired, prixfixe Dinner at Dusk. Reservations: washingtondukeinn.com/ durham-accommodations

12-15: Durham Marriott City Center Centrally located on Foster Street,

www.robersoncpas.com 1904 Front Street, Suite 420 | Durham, NC 27705 | 919.383.0441 70

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convenience is key at this hotel – most of the city’s entertainment and dining is just steps away from its front door. Nine stories and 189 rooms boast upgraded furnishings and Marriott luxury bedding; the hotel’s 2 Zero 1 Restaurant offers a relaxed atmosphere and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner – or stop by for a cocktail after a busy day! Reservations: durhammarriott.com

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