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Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville

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3700 SW 42nd Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
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Moultrie, GA
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44 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Hotel was nice. We had a room with a king bed and a sofa bed. However, the sofa bed was a twin size. It worked out ok for us but if you're expecting a full size sofa bed (to sleep two people) - this isn't it. Breakfast was very pricey - $10 for bacon and eggs. We opted for the... More 

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

Hello Wardsmom, Thank you for you comments after your recent stay at our property. I certainly appreciate the feedback and will share your thoughts with my team. Thanks again and I hope to see you again in the future. Charles A. General Manager More 

Houston, Texas
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28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What we are learning to expect from Courtyards: consistency. Clean uniform rooms. Decent linens. Everything in working order. Room with a balcony, based on availability. Pleasant check in and out. Near the highway but not noisy, easy on and off. Working wifi and no surprises or unexpected charges. All at a very fair price. Good value for money.

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Thank BIRD1947
Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Hello BIRD1947, Thank you for your great comments and review of our property. I certainly appreciate it and look forward to your next visit to the area. Charles A. General Manager More 

Simi Valley, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was just what we requested. It looked like new. They had a bistro in the hotel for breakfast and for evening. I had not seen this in other courtyards. The major plus for this hotel was the people. They were helpful, friendly, always willing to lend a helping hand. I have stayed at many hotels and the people... More 

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

Hello Philip P, Thank you for taking time to commend our team and reviewing our property. We appreciate hearing guest feedback and will certainly share with my team. Thanks again and I hope to see you next time. Charles A. General Manager More 

Arlington, Virginia
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42 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Sigh.... I've stayed in about 20 Marriott properties this year and sadly this one ranks dead last. There's nothing "wrong" with it per se, the rooms are just very bland and devoid of character. It has the feel of a college dorm room. The rooms were clean, just lackluster. We made one request to the front desk (for some shampoo... More 

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1 Thank lesrion99
Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Hi lesrion99, Thank you for taking time to review our property. I do appreciate the feedback but I am sorry you were not completely satisfied with your stay with us. Our property was recently renovated in the summer of 2014 to maintain Marriott's high standards. I will also address the requested items issue with our staff. Thanks again for the... More 

Tampa, Florida
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

Recently my wife and I made a reservation to what I thought was an upscale hotel. We usually stay at Hampton Inn and thought we would spend a little more for a Christmas extravagance. Courtyard had less friendly staff, the room size was about the same size as Hampton Inn and no more amenities than we've learned to expect and... More 

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1 Thank Doverguy1238
Kerry S, Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience from your recent stay at the Courtyard by Marriott in Gainesville FL. I do apologize we were not able to meet or exceed your expectations during your trip. I will share your comment with our staff regarding the customer service you received. I hope we will see you back at the Courtyard by Marriott... More 

Treasure Island, Florida
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378 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

Booked this several times on Priceline name your own price for $75.00. It is truly a 3 star hotel, Very comfortable, great showers, great internet service, friendly helpful staff, close to Shands, Close to the University. Regardless of how much you can book it for, it is a class hotel, we highly recommend it

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

Hi Daniel K, Thank you for your great comments about our property. I hope to see you next time you are in the area. Charles A. General Manager More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

Being a frequent visitor of Marriott hotels I can say this is on the lower end. When you can hear people walking above and the people next to you are having a normal volume conversation and you no where they cut costs! It was in soundproofing. Other than that the decor and staff are pleasant. Major factor to staying here... More 

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

Hello Tyrel A, Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to review our property but I am sorry you had noise issues in your room. In the future please do not hesitate to contact us during your stay and we would be more than happy to assist in any way we can to take care of the... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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63 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for a FL spring dive weekend. Hotel was nothing to write home about, it's average. On a row of hotels right off the exit. We saw a brand new looking Fairfield Inn Marriott property right down the same road that we wished we would have tried instead. This hotel rate should easily be $99/night,... More 

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1 Thank Meggie N
Charles A, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Hi Meggie N, Thank you for taking time to review our property but i am sorry you felt we were average. Our last room renovation was in the summer of 2014 and our rates do vary depending on any special events in the area. I am also not sure if you may have mistaken our property with a different location... More 

Lexington, Kentucky
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66 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

This property is just a short drive from the University campus. Typical Courtyard. But very clean, staff very kind and helpful. Very close to many good dining spots including fast food joints and a grocery store you can walk to. Movie Theaters a couple blocks away.

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

Hello Bob W, Thank you for your review after your recent stay with us. I am glad you found our property clean and our staff accommodating. I certainly appreciate it and look forward to seeing you again soon. Charles A. General Manager. More 

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77 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

We tried the Courtyard instead of the Hilton this trip to UF. It was clean and what you expect from this chain. Beds were comfortable but not luxe and location was not as close to campus as we like (about 3 miles) but close enough. Not great food options in hotel but lots nearby.

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Thank Beth H
Charles A, Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. I appreciate your feedback and wanted to let you know that the Courtyard by Marriott brand offers the Bistro which has breakfast and dinner menu items. We hope to see you back at the Courtyard by Marriott when you travel to Gainesville FL. Thanks again for your review. Sincerely, Kerry S.... More 

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