DoubleTree by Hilton Raleigh - Brownstone - University

1707 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27605, United States
+1 919 828 0811

RM 502+

Overall guest ratings

8.1/10 Excellent
Based on 550 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.1
  • 6.0
  • 4.9

Good to know

  • Good meeting & event facilities
  • Professional service
  • Accessible parking
  • Friendly service


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    The DoubleTree Raleigh Brownstone is an upscale, full-service hotel within walking distance of North Carolina State University. Conveniently located near US 1 and I-40, the hotel is just 20 minutes from Raleigh-Durham International Airport, RDU and Research Triangle Park. Guests enjoy a suburban location within a mile of downtown in the heart of the Cameron Village shopping area. The hotel is also less than a mile from the new Raleigh Convention Center and North Carolina’s State Capitol. Spacious guest rooms and suites feature generous work surfaces, complimentary internet access, luxurious Sweet Dreams® bedding and flat-screen HDTVs. Hotel amenities include complimentary onsite parking, complimentary wireless internet access, a 24-hour fitness center, a 24-hour business center and complimentary access to the state-of-the-art YMCA next door. Start the day right with our extensive DoubleTree breakfast buffet in the Harvest Grille and end it over dinner and a glass of wine or cocktails at the Harvest Bistro. For meetings, the DoubleTree offers 15,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting and conference space, including a large ballroom. A great hotel location near RTP, state-of-the-art A/V and connectivity solutions and a well-equipped business center help to ensure a successful event for your Raleigh area business meeting or seminar. Our hotel is also convenient to virtually all Raleigh-Durham area attractions as well as the universities and research facilities for which the area is known. We’re close to the NC Fairgrounds and major museums, Pullen Park, Glenwood South Night Life District, the RBC Center, Carter-Finley Stadium, Time Warner Music Pavilion and much more. When you travel to North Carolina, our helpful hotel staff looks forward to welcoming you to Raleigh with our signature, warm DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie at check-in.

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    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Gift shop
    • Safe
    • Pets not allowed
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 545 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      8.3 "Great parking, according to 83%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.2 "92% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.6 "86% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.1 "81% said the reception staff was great."
      8.1 "81% thought the service was very professional."
      7.7 "Management was excellent, said 77%."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "50% thought the minibar was ok."
      5.0 "Only 50% thought the furniture was functional."
    • 5.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.3 "Average comfort."
    • 4.9 "Value below average."
      2.9 "71% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 2.7 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.1 "79% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 190 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.9 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
    • 5.1 "Average amenities."
    • 5.1 "Vibe was decent."

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 245 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      7.9 "Great parking, according to 79%."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.1 "81% said the reception staff was great."
    • 7.7 "Good cleanliness."
      7.3 "73% said rooms were clean."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.5 "Average amenities."
      5.3 "53% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.0 "Average comfort."

    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    Based on 81 reviews
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 27 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
    Hotel type
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    Good to know
    "Good meeting & event facilities"
    "Professional service"
    "Accessible parking"
    "Friendly service"
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