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Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville

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3700 SW 42nd Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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park city UT
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville is a decent mid range hotel in a good location in Gainesville. The rooms are somewhat forgettable in the generic, Marriott sense but for a quick night or business trip, however, this is a good choice. One standout here is the breakfast. It is prepared to order and unlike a lot of these midrange “breakfast... More 

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Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Hi expeditiondaddy, Thank you for taking time to review our property after your recent stay with us. I do appreciate you stating this was a good choice for your stay and hope to see you next time you are in the area. Charles A. General Manager More 

Kingston, Jamaica
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25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a standard Courtyard hotel, the staff were polite and helpful while we were there. The breakfast was made to order which was nice and included in the price we paid for this reservation. The beds were very comfortable and our room was clean and quiet. The hotel was convenient for a Uni of Florida graduation ceremony we were... More 

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Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Dear 1001-v_c, Thank you for taking time to review our property after your recent stay with us. I am glad you were satisfied with your stay and also able to take advantage of the bed and breakfast rate during your stay. Thanks again for your comments and I hope to see you whenever your travels bring you back to the... More 

Naples, Florida
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19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Hotel was clean and efficent. The beds were modrately comfortable. No extra fee for parking. The front desk was friendly and attentive. My only complaint was loud AC. Overall it is a good value that is in walking distance of multiple resteraunts and a Publix.

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Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Hi Tom G, Thank you for your review and I am sorry for the a/c noise.Please feel free to contact the hotel so that my Chief Engineer can research the noise issue. Thanks again and I hope to see you in the near future. Charles A. General Manager More 

Coconut Creek, Florida
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25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Prior to arrival, there had been a broken fire sprinkler at the property that subsequently flooded the 2nd floor and first floor. They had dozens of blowers setup to dry the water which were loud enough that you couldn't hear yourself think at the restaurant. We were not able to use the exercise facility as it too had been flooded.... More 

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Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Hi HappyDad5352, Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to review our property. As we pride ourselves on delivering a memorable hotel experience during your travels, we have unfortunately fallen short of our goal during your recent stay. Please accept our sincere apology for the unfortunate mess during your stay. Upholding our commitment to provide a memorable... More 

Fort Myers Florida
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We have just completed our second stay here while visiting UF. The hotel is convenient - right off of I-75 and walking distance to several stores and restaurants. The staff was very helpful and friendly. Room was very clean. The restaurant food was good. 5-10 minute drive to campus. Would stay here again.

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Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Hi USAROADTRIPPERS, I appreciate your feedback about our property. Thank you for staying with us and I hope to see you again in the near future. Charles A. General Manager More 

West Palm Beach, Florida
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Stayed here for one night on our return trip from North Georgia. It was pretty much what you would expect from a Courtyard by Marriott, a clean, comfortable, and convenient motel. Free WiFi was included in our rate. Located just off of I-75 with many nearby choices for dining, fuel, and convenience needs. It has an outdoor pool and hot... More 

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Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Hi Jim B, Thank you for reviewing our property and your great comments. I certainly appreciate it and will be sharing your comments with our team. Thanks again and hope to see you next time you are in the area. Charles A. General Manager More 

Saint Augustine, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Just off I-75 at Archer Road (south end of town) this Courtyard by Marriott was close enough to the Gainesville town center and the University of Florida to be convenient for my business, yet remote enough not to draw the "usual loud crowd" that one can find in a university town. I have found that Courtyard by Marriott has always... More 

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Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Hi DTMorgan, Thank you for your great review and comments about our property. It is always great to hear feedback from a satisfied guest. I will certainly share your comments with the staff and hope to see you next time you are in the area. Sincerely, Charles A. General Manager More 

Gadsden, Tennessee
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I wouldn't put too much stock in the rating. It's a nice enough place. It's clean, convenient and pleasant. We had a lanai off our bedroom. Downsides is the tendency of Marriott to nickel and dime clients. There are no amenities that you don't actually purchase, not even a cup of coffee in the lounge. There was no continental breakfast.... More 

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Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Hello hotelfriend46, Thank you for taking time to review our property. I appreciate your feedback and wanted to let you know that the Courtyard by Marriott brand offers many amenities to give our guests the experience similar to a full service hotel. Thanks again for your review. Sincerely, Charles A. General Manager More 

Miami, Florida
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30 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Staff is friendly - great bistro downstairs so you can grab food and take it with you or eat there. The breakfast sandwich I had was tasty. The lobby is renovated, but my room was not. The room was a little dated and an odd layout.

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Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Hi lwade4900, Thank you for taking time to review our property. I always appreciate guest feedback to share with my team. I did want to let you know to keep up with Marriott's high standards our rooms were renovated in the summer of 2014. Thanks again and hope to see you again soon. More 

florida
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62 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Stayed at this Courtyard a few days ago and was very happy with this property. Everything is around it. Food places drinking establishments malls and anything else you can think of. Very well located. Definitely a place to stay if you are driving either north or south on interstate 75. Off the ramp and a left after MacDonald.

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Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Hi Jacqueline O, Thank you for reviewing our property. Its always great to hear guest feedback and I hope to see you next time you are in the area. More 

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