Delight in the serenity of The Duke Mansion’s four and half acres of gardens and grounds. Stroll to a local shop or restaurant through one of Charlotte’s most historic neighborhoods. Or just curl up on one of the screened-in porches with a book and a glass of tea. Guests will enjoy Southern charm wrapped in modern luxury, with the added benefit of individual attention.
Things We Love
The rich history of our property. The mansion was built in 1915 and is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places
We offer a beautiful historic setting to make your special day memorable and unique
Guests can meander on four and a half acres of beautiful gardens and grounds
At A Glance
- Complimentary WiFi
- Onsite Fitness Center
- Smoke-Free Property
- Family Friendly
- Fireplaces in Some Guestrooms
- Full House Rental Available
- Weddings & Events Available
- Gardens & Natural Wonders
- History & Heritage
- Wedding/Special Occasion/Celebration
In The Know
Here are a few things you can't miss when you visit...
- Peek into Charlotte’s past at the Levine Museum of the New South
- Learn about the nation’s 11th U.S. president on a tour of his birthplace, the President James K. Polk State Historic Site in Pineville
- Follow Uptown’s Charlotte Liberty Walk, a series of bronze plaques and monuments that detail the city’s vital importance during the American Revolution
- Enjoy community vibes and culinary craftsmanship at the region's food halls, including 7th Street Public Market (the state's first food hall) and Optimist Hall
See & Do
Tour Center City and neighboring historic districts your way: in a horse-drawn carriage with Charlotte Center City Carriage Tours
Pan for gold at Reed Gold Mine, the location of the nation’s first gold discovery in 1799
Experience the flavors of the region’s bounty by stocking up on locally grown produce and goods at popular area farmers markets, like the Charlotte Regional Farmers Market
Find yourself in southern North Carolina splendor at The Duke Mansion. Old Southern charm wrapped in 21st century luxury and amenities with the added benefit of individual attention. Whether it is a state-of-the-art meeting and retreat facility or a cozy bed and breakfast; whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, the Duke Mansion is a place of inspiration, delight, and personalized service.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this Charlotte, North Carolina bed and breakfast and meeting space now operates as a nonprofit with all proceeds being used to preserve and protect this community treasure.
Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Business Center, Wine/Spirits Available, National Historic Registry, Concierge Services,
Food & Wine
Meals Offered: Breakfast
Restaurant on Premises: No
Special Diets Accommodated: Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Yes
Breakfast Service: Continental
Breakfast Seating: Communal
Alcohol Permits: Beer, Wine, Spirits
Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages , Complimentary Early Coffee Tea, Picnics Available
Rooms & Suites
Fine furnishings reflect The Mansion's history while free WiFi access for your laptop, personal voice mail, and a SMART TV. Enjoy a room with a traditional sleeping porch or awake in a cozy tree-top room. All rooms have private baths and most have queen or king size beds. Exquisite linens, luxurious robes, fine toiletries pamper you, and we never bid you goodnight without a tasty bedside treat.
Accommodations: Efficiency, Suites
# of Rooms: 20
Beds: Double, Queen, King
Room Entertainment: iPod Docking Station
Safes: Front Desk
Handicap Accessible: Limited
Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishing, Bathrobes, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Rollaway Available, Telephones
Internet Service: Wired, Wireless, Complimentary
Front Desk/Security: 24 Hours
Corporate Rates: Yes
Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Business Center, Wine/Spirits Available, National Historic Registry, Concierge Services
Innkeeper's Pets: No Pets
Smoking Policy: Outside - Only in designated areas
Family Friendly: Yes
Weddings & Events
Wedding/Events Capacity: 150-199
Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremony, Receptions, Rehearsal Dinner, Bridal Luncheon, Elopement
Wedding Services & Amenities: Caterer
Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor
Business Travel & Events
Our historic setting is enhanced with the latest audio and visual capabilities and flexible space to accommodate your needs and increase your meetings efficiencies. Our lush gardens, beautifully appointed meeting rooms, or high tech presentation equipment are yours to enjoy.
The onsite culinary team offers elegant dinners, executive accommodations, sumptuous breakfasts and lunches and delicious refreshment breaks.
So contact the Director of Sales to experience southern charm and beauty.
# of Meeting Rooms: 4
Meeting Types: Business Meeting, Retreats, Social
Meeting Amenities: Dedicated Conference Center, Onsite Catering
Meeting Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor