Many who have Pompe visit Duke regularly for appointments and treatment, and we’ve gathered some recommendations to help make travel easier. Do you have recommendations for our list? Contact Us to submit your information.

Recommendations from Our Family & Other Pompe Patients

Places to Eat


1002 Ninth Street, Durham, NC
Family friendly with good food
401 Foster St. Durham, NC
Family friendly, affordable, quick and good food
1802 West Main St Durham, NC
Good food, good drinks and relaxing


2510 University Dr., Durham, NC
Family-friendly, affordable, with good food (BBQ) and good drinks
4416 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, NC
Family friendly, accessible and good food


105 E Chapel Hill St., Durham, NC
Family-friendly with good food and good drinks
1035 Parkside Main St., Cary, NC
Family friendly with good food, good drinks, and large filling portions

Places to Stay

We encourage you to inquire about a medical rate for your stay, even if it is not noted for that particular location.

* Identified as accessible
+Medical rate available

Holiday Inn Express*
2516 Guess Road,
Durham, NC
Phone: 919-313-3244
AC Marriott*
2800 Erwin Rd.,
Durham, NC
Phone: 984-900-2700
Residence Inn by Marriott*
1108 W. Main St.,
Durham, NC
Phone: 919-680-4440
Hyatt Place*+
7840 NC-751 Highway,
Durham, NC
Phone: 919-688-7800
Ronald McDonald House*
506 Alexander Ave.,
Durham, NC
Phone: 919-286-9305
Check with your provider for reservations.
Millennium Durham+
2800 Campus Walk Ave.,
Durham, NC
Phone: 919-383-8675
Durham Hilton
3800 Hillsborough Rd.,
Durham, NC
Phone: 919-383-8033
Kasa University Medical Center
704 15th Street,
Durham, NC
Phone: 984-205-6484

Activities in and around Durham, North Carolina

2.5 hour drive from Duke, includes a fishing pier and battleship

Local parks and playgrounds

Tips For a Successful Trip to Duke

Obtain a handicap parking pass, if possible

Bring snacks & drinks

Assessments and appointments may be back-to-back, particularly with Dr. Kishnania