Convention Center

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 round-trip airport shuttle, our hotel offers premier solutions for your convention, special event or meeting.


At a Glance
  • Total Guestrooms/Suites: 331
  • Kings/Suites/Doubles: 137/21/173
  • 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
Meeting Features
  • Concierge and valet service.
  • On-site 24-hour business center.
  • State-of-the-art audiovisual equipment.
  • Complimentary round-trip shuttle service to Raleigh-Durham International Airport.
  • Catering and conference coordination service.
  • Catering and Event Menus
Contact Us
Sheraton Imperial Hotel Raleigh-Durham Airport at Research Triangle Park Sales Team
Phone: (919) 941-5050


Windsor Boardroom

Small Meetings

Ideal Meeting Size: 20

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.

1 classroom
2 board rooms
4 small meeting rooms with natural lighting

Empire Ballroom

Large Meetings

Ideal Meeting Size: 600

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.

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

Ideal Meeting Size: 100

We offer a beautiful pool and adjoining patio space as well as a natural gazebo event venue for your outdoor receptions and special events.

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