Built in 1915 and tripled by its most famous owner James Buchanan Duke, The Duke Mansion has been home and host to leaders of the 20th century. Duke’s most lasting legacies, including Duke University, Duke Energy and the Duke Endowment, took shape at the home. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Mansion is now operated as a nonprofit with all proceeds being used to preserve and protect this community treasure.
The Duke Mansion is your weekday or weekend haven. At our twenty room bed and breakfast you are recognized by name and treated like family. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, we'll treat you to our special style of southern hospitality.
After a restful night's sleep in your extraordinary guest room, slip downstairs to enjoy a delicious, hot breakfast.At The Duke Mansion, no request is too large or too small, and because you'll get to know our staff, we know you won't hesitate to ask.
Located in the heart of beautiful Charlotte, North Carolina, The Mansion is situated in a charming neighborhood setting only minutes away from Uptown Charlotte, shopping areas and recreational parks. In Uptown Charlotte you'll find a myriad of cultural activities, including arts galleries and the North Carolina Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, as well as shopping and our award winning public library. Within walking distance are several popular boutique gift, clothing and furniture shops, and a short ride will take you to one of Charlotte's premier malls, SouthPark. A short distance away is Freedom Park, offering relaxing green space, tennis courts, a children's play area, and jogging paths in a natural setting. Enjoy both the new and traditional when visiting Charlotte and The Duke Mansion.
"Just wanted to Thank you and to let you know that our recent stay at the GuestHouse suites was wonderful. The best park was the savings in cost that you provided for us. I wish you could have seen our faces when we realized how much you had saved us. :)" K.D. - Atlanta, GA