77th Annual Meeting in Durham, NC (2021)

We are pleased to offer reduced room rates at four hotels either adjacent to or within easy walking distance of the Durham Convention Center (301 W. Morgan St.) and many amenities, including restaurants, cafes, eateries, bars, breweries, boutiques, and more. See below for options, pricing, and booking information. Please note that the hotels have different cutoff dates for the conference rate.

Marriott — SOLD OUT!

The Durham Marriott City Center (201 Foster St.) is connected to the Durham Convention Center. It combines comfort with cosmopolitan style and city views.

The Durham Hotel – SOLD OUT!

The Durham Hotel (315 E. Chapel Hill St.) is located across the street from the Durham Convention Center. Close and chic, it's an independently-owned, mid-century modern hotel. Take in spectacular panoramic views of the city on the rooftop lounge while enjoying seasonal cocktails or local craft beer. Their menu features many locally-sourced ingredients.

Aloft

Aloft Downtown Durham (345 Blackwell St.) is located .5 miles away (a 10-minute walk) from the Durham Convention Center. It lies at the edge of Durham’s historic American Tobacco Campus and adjacent to the Durham Performing Arts Center. Its loft-inspired rooms, swanky bar and lounge, Re:fuel store, and 24-hour gym are sure to please.

Room rates for single and double occupancy are $169 (plus 13.5% local and state tax and, if applicable, a $10 nightly parking fee per vehicle). The cutoff date for the conference rate is Saturday, September 25.

Reservations may be made online or by calling 919-402-5656. If calling, please be sure to mention that you have a group rate through “SEAC 2021.”

Residence Inn

Residence Inn Durham McPherson/Duke University Medical Center Area (1108 W. Main St.) is located .6 miles away (a 13-minute walk) from the Durham Convention Center. This is the cheapest hotel, because parking is free and it offers a complimentary breakfast buffet, but it's also the farthest away.

Room rates for single and double occupancy are $159 (plus 13.5% local and state tax; parking is free). The cutoff date for the conference rate is Saturday, September 25.

Reservations may be made online or by calling 919-680-4440. If calling, please be sure to mention that you have a group rate through the “Southeastern Archaeological Conference.”