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Rodeway Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3459 SW Williston Road, Gainesville, FL 32608
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Vero Beach, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I really like staying in a room that is up to date and has nice bedding but when just stopping for the night on a road trip I get a little cheap. This time I wish I would have paid for the nicer hotel just across the parking lot. The rooms are clean but there was a definite odor upon... More

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BOB R, General Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madame, Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is very important to us and we can assure you that we will use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely,... More

Columbus, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We stayed only one night so we can ride the Gainsville to Hawthorne bike trail the next day. This place was very nice, smells clean and very comfortable. The price was reasonable and we felt it was worth it for being close to where we wanted to visit. The staff at the check-in counter was friendly.

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BOB R, Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to fill out our online survey with such positive feedback! I have shared your comments with my staff, and they join me in thankring you for your kind words. We take pride in our hotel and the services we provide and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We are looking forward to... More

Gainesville, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Booked our room on choicehotels.com using my cousins friends & family discount (she is a Choice hotel employee in CA), then was told upon check-in that we couldn't use the discount and was forced to pay full price, so we could only afford to stay for 1 night instead of the 2 we had reserved. We then had to wait... More

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St Augustine
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013 via mobile

This is a nice clean place to stay. It is good for a budget stay and the rooms were bigger than the quality in next door. The breakfast well just say its coffee although there are a few round things that are supposed to be donuts and some type of cereal and nothing else what u save on the room... More

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The Villages, Florida, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Was leery of staying because of past reviews and photos. Room was clean and neat. No bugs to be found. Apparantly place was cleaned up after 2012 advisors. Price is right and location is right on. Would stay again.

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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

The major plus - You can usually get a room for 1 night at a decent price for a football game. Other than that, I wouldn't recommend staying here. Can get much better room elsewhere. During our 1 night stay, killed 5 roaches in the bathroom. There were fleas in the grassy strip in front of our room. Marginally clean;... More

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012 via mobile

Stayed here as an extended stay for 3 very long weeks. Quoted price by phone when got there given $50 higher quote because of people and 3 month old puppy. All explained prior but nevertheless. 1st day exchange towels and told go across to quality inn have 2 go over there and walk 2 laundry where inventory of towels was... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

This "lodging complex" consists of a Rodeway Inn and Quality Inn apparently owned and operated by the same family. There is not much I can add to the title of this review and the other recent reviews of this set of two disgusting motels. See "Myria E" and "George S" for more details. The rooms are cheaply furnished, dirty, and... More

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Tampa, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

Roaches, putrid smell in the bathroom, nasty maintenance man, continental breakfast was pre-wrapped honey buns. Manager does not care about the complaints and is NOT interested in making things better, he just said he would refund the charge and then hung up on me! I was only half way through my list of complaints for the ONE NIGHT stay I... More

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St. Petersburg, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2012

I stayed here Fri and Sat night this past weekend. What a mistake. DON"T STAY HERE!!!!! Here's a list of issues in no specific order: - Horrible Wi-Fi more people logged in the slower it went and they can't have 60 5ooms.. - Phone was broke - TV was broke -1st service cvall placed after waiting 40 minutes to check... More

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Address: 3459 SW Williston Road, Gainesville, FL 32608
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Location: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Rodeway Inn 2*
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Also Known As:
Rodeway Inn Gainesville
Gainesville Rodeway Inn

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