Host Your Next Big Event in Our Durham Convention Center
Prime Raleigh, NC, Event Venues
Discover everything you need for an exemplary meeting or conference at Sheraton Imperial Hotel Raleigh-Durham Airport at Research Triangle Park. Select from more than 32,000 square feet of versatile space, including 25 meeting rooms, ballrooms and our Imperial Convention Center. Our event venues are complemented by high-speed Wi-Fi, top-tier teleconferencing and audiovisual services, concierge, valet, catering services and conference coordination services. We invite you to make use of our complimentary full-service business center for all your needs. For your convenience, additional parking is available for your attendees. From our prime location in Durham, near Raleigh, NC, and Raleigh-Durham Airport, to our free roundtrip airport shuttle, our hotel offers premier solutions for your convention, special event or meeting.
At a Glance
Total Guestrooms/Suites: 331
Total Meeting Space: 32,000 sq. ft.
Largest Meeting Space: 14,000 sq. ft.
Ideal Group Size: 600 (General Session/Lunch)
Max Group Size: 2,000 theatre style
Raleigh, NC, Event Space
View our floor plans and capacity charts for all of our 25 event spaces and event venues, ranging in size from 320 to 14,288 square feet.
Sheraton Imperial Hotel Raleigh-Durham Airport at Research Triangle Park Sales Team
Phone: (919) 941-5050
Choose one of our seven small event venues in the renowned Raleigh Research Triangle Park that are ideal for board meetings, small gatherings and intimate receptions.
Ideal Meeting Size: 20
- 1 classroom
- 2 board rooms
- 4 small meeting rooms with natural lighting
Our largest ballroom will accommodate up to 2,000 guests in our prime hotel setting in Raleigh Research Triangle Park, Durham, NC. Select from a total of 32,000 square feet of flexible total event space.
Ideal Meeting Size: 600
- Imperial Ballroom - flexible space, column-free
- Empire Ballroom - 6,200 square feet
- All meeting space located on one level
- Experienced Convention Services Department
Outdoor Space in Raleigh Triangle Park
We offer a beautiful pool and adjoining patio space as well as a natural gazebo event venue for your outdoor receptions and special events.
Ideal Meeting Size: 100
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Located in the heart of world-renowned Raleigh Research Triangle Park in Durham, NC, Sheraton Imperial Hotel Raleigh-Durham Airport at Research Triangle Park offers easy access to major corporations and research facilities. Situated just minutes from Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU), our hotel offers a complimentary roundtrip shuttle for your convenience.
- Concierge and valet service
- Catering and conference coordination service
- On-site 24-hour business center
- State-of-the-art audiovisual equipment
- Complimentary roundtrip shuttle service to Raleigh-Durham International Airport
- Durham Performing Arts Center
- Crossings Golf Club
- Duke University
- Durham Bulls' Stadium
- North Carolina Central University
- North Carolina State Fairgrounds
- North Carolina State University
- RBC Center
- Sarah P. Duke Gardens
- Duke University Chapel
- North Carolina Museum of Art
- The Streets at Southpoint