The Duke Mansion

Myers Park Bed & Breakfast
The Duke Mansion #1 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Charlotte #1 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Charlotte
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400 Hermitage Road Charlotte, NC 28207

Why we like it

  • More than 100 years old, this grand manor is steeped in history and luxurious elegance
  • With 4.5 acres of private grounds and gardens, you could spend all day just enjoying the landscaping
  • Luxurious and carefully appointed rooms immerse you in Southern charm
  • Your bathing experience is just as perfect, including plush robes and upscale toiletries
  • Full cooked-to-order breakfasts add culinary excellence to the outstanding hospitality on display

What you need to know

  • You may recognize the most famous owner of the property, tied to such endeavors as Duke University
  • The enclosed “sleeping porch” is a beautiful place to relax and enjoy the peaceful property
  • Tea and cookies are provided in the second-floor foyer
  • Third-floor rooms have lower ceilings, which may affect the tallest patrons
  • Additional packages are available, including renting the entire mansion for events

Charlotte Hotel Features

COVID-19 Protocols Guest Shuttle Free WiFi Swimming Pool On-site Restaurant On-site Bar Free Breakfast Free Parking ADA Accessible Units Available Pet Friendly Walk to Sports Venue Walk to Museum Walk to Light Rail


Peaceful and secluded, this venerable mansion stands on 4.5 acres of private ground just two miles from the city core. It is a step back in time, but is just a short drive from anything you might want to visit.

  • Distance to Spectrum Center: 2.6 miles
  • Within walking distance: Only the property grounds
  • Transportation: Bring your own transportation or use a rideshare

Property Amenities


  • Library
  • Fitness facilities
  • Fitness facilities (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Picnic area
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Free breakfast
  • Wedding services

Property services

  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Elevator/lift
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Business services

  • Business center
  • Ballroom(s)
  • One meeting room


  • Free self parking

In-Room Amenities


  • Free newspaper
  • Daily housekeeping


  • Air conditioning
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Highchair
  • Private bathroom
  • Private bathroom (not in room)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • In-room safe
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • In-room safe (surcharge)
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Desk
  • Wheelchair accessible


  • Towels provided
  • Free toiletries
  • Designer toiletries

Media and electronics

  • Free local calls
  • Television
  • Television (surcharge)
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Free WiFi (limited) device count
  • Free WiFi (limited) duration
  • Free WiFi (limited) time

Bedding and linens

  • Linens provided
  • Separate bedroom
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


The Duke Mansion

219 Reviews #1 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Charlotte

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Recent Reviews

jeremyg350 wrote a review on January 16, 2022 London, United Kingdom
Trip Type: Couples

No late checkouts allowed

A beautiful building and very quiet. The reason I have given it only 3 stars is because we were the only guests staying and there was also no one staying the following day. We had an overnight flight...
schaeffer2015 wrote a review on December 19, 2021 Ashburn, Virginia
Trip Type: Business

Great spot for a quick visit

Beautiful room and grounds . However the room was like an icebox for most of the stay . Nice folks and great location to enjoy Charlotte . The location and neighborhood are fantastic . The dowd suite...
phil r wrote a review on December 08, 2021 Los Angeles, California
Trip Type:

Historic mansion with beautiful rooms

Definitely a must in Charlotte. We stayed in a king bedroom on the second floor (there is an elevator). It was a spacious room with high ceilings and a large bathroom with both a shower and tub...


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