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Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   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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Jacksonville, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we stayed here during a home game for the gators so of course the rates were double the norm, but that is to be expected, however; the beds were SO uncomfortable it was impossible to sleep! the pillows have to weigh about 10 pounds each and are a little softer than rocks. Don't waste your money on this place! they... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this Marriot location on Saturday Oct 4, 2014, as my family did scuba lessons at the beautiful Devils Den spring in near by Williston,Florida. The Florida Gators football team was out of town at Tennessee, so things were very quite and very pleasant. This Marriot residence was recently renovated and the rooms were very comfortable and extremely... More

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Hollywood, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Reserved two rooms for the weekend of the Gators Vs Kentucky game. The hotel was located in a great location just off of I-75 with plenty of restaurants and stores located close by. The staff was very helpful and and offered great service. Always greeted us as we came and went from the hotel. Rooms were large, decorated nicely and... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

this was a 3 night work thing, the hotel was functional in all ways, staff where friendly and couldn't do enough for us. My only issue was the lack of options for breakfast, the 'bistro' was really nothing more than a bar, that sold coffee. all in all I would go there again just don't plan to eat there.

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Clearwater, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I was pleasantly surprised by the recently renovated room I was in. Everything was refreshed and the bed was very comfortable. The bistro was well run and breakfast was delivered to my table quickly even though they were quite busy. I will definitely be back!

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Coral Springs, Florida
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328 reviews 328 reviews
41 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Located in the heart of the "GATORS", and convenient to I 95. The rooms are clean and nicely furnished.The breakfast area has quite a few tables, TV, Newspaper, food, juice, good coffee, all free.You are 15 minutes from almost anywhere in Gainesville. Cost$149. night.

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Potosi, Missouri
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

They knew from our advance reservation that we had five people to stay in the King Suite, which happened to be the most expensive of their accommodations with no AARP Discount allowed, and there were only two uncovered glasses with the dirty ice bucket. The cloth shower mat (rug) was FILTHY with a lot of long hair on it. We... More

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

I apologize that your experience at my hotel did not meet yours -or our- expectations. I appreciate your honest feedback and will address your concerns with my team. We strive to provide the best customer experience possible, and I regret that we failed at that during your stay. More

Lake City, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

I guess people don't realize and understand, when you go to a hotel.. it's not your home so it's not going to be to your highest standard. But i can honestly say staying here whatever you need, they handle it. What ever question you have they will do their best to give you satisfaction. I arrived late one night and... More

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

Thank you for your kind comments about our hotel and our team. I appreciate you taking the time to recognize their efforts, and I am very pleased that they made your stay enjoyable. Often times it is easier to point out the negatives than the positives. I will share your comments with my staff and let them know that what... More

SARASOTA
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67 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I don't stay at Marriott's too often, but this one had a very friendly and engaging staff and a very good layout for getting work done in the lobby restaurant area. The morning offerings from the onsite Starbucks was definitely above average including hot meals. The rooms were more than adequate and our understanding was that they were beginning a... More

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

I appreciate you taking the time to provide us with your feedback. I am very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us this month and that our ammenities suited your needs. I hope that upon completion of our renovation you will find even more to be pleased about! Thank you again for your time and for reviewing us. It... More

Cape Cod
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61 reviews 61 reviews
60 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

The hotel is right off of highway 75 and is surrounded with easy access to both restaurants and shopping. Our room was on the second floor in the front of the building. Based on other reviews had requested room on quiet side of the hotel which is the back side, but was told on check in that none were available.... More

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

I'd like to thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I welcome your feedback as it provides us with the information we need to continue to improve our services. I am very sorry that you found the quality of sleep lacking during your stay. I understand how important a good night's sleep is when travelling. I would... More

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Address: 3700 SW 42nd Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
Location: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard by Marriott Gainesville 3*
Number of rooms: 81
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