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La Quinta Inn Gainesville
2.5 of 5 Motel   |   920 Northwest 69th Terrace, Gainesville, FL 32605   |  
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Ranked #19 of 43 Hotels in Gainesville
Duluth, Georgia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“average”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Everything about this hotel was just average. The room was clean, but the carpet looked worn and the sheets didn't fit properly on the mattress and kept slipping off during the night.The bathroom was ok, but needed a bit of updating. The breakfast was very average and didn't have a lot of choices. For breads they only had bagels and toast and no muffins or English muffins or any pastries. The location was convenient and the staff was friendly. That being said, the price was reasonable so it's perhaps unfair to expect luxury.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lenoir City, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

We've stayed at this hotel before on our way to a vacation in Florida. It's very convenient to the interstate 75, but not too close to be noisy. There are restaurants near by, and they have a competitive breakfast with waffles, cereals, juice, coffee, etc. The rooms are clean and the beds comfortable, so I consider this a great value for what we wanted.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

My husband had a very good night's sleep...he said it was the best he had in a long time. Very comfortable rooms, great water pressure in the shower. The staff was friendly and helpful. The location was exactly where we needed to stay. My reservation was accurate and so was my bill. We will definitely recommend this LaQuinta and will stay here whenever we pass thru Gainesville again. Thank you.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

I stayed one night with my son and pooch and could not get out fast enough. It was dirty...hair on floor and in sink; rug was very worn and mold in bathroom. There was no business center, which I found shocking. There are too many hotels to chose from to compromise with this hotel.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

My husband and I have stayed at the Gainesville LaQuinta at least 25 nights in the last two years. Obviously they are doing something right.
You could not ask for a friendlier staff. If you travel with pets they are very accomodating.
The # four ratings are not a criticism, there is always something to can be improved upon.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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Additional Information about La Quinta Inn Gainesville

Address: 920 Northwest 69th Terrace, Gainesville, FL 32605
Location: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #19 of 43 Hotels in Gainesville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Quinta Inn Gainesville 2.5*
Number of rooms: 134
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
NEW! Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD programming. Easy-access Plug-and-Play feature makes it simple to connect electronics.Located just minutes from the O'Connell Center and the Phillips Center for Performing Arts at the University of Florida, the La Quinta Inn Gainesville is convenient to all area attractions. From here, visit the Butterfly Rainforest at the Museum of Natural History, the Harn Museum of Art, and the Kanapaha Botanical Gardens. Discover Payne's Prairie State Preserve. Spend the day on the water at Ginnie Springs. Have lots of fun at the Hippodrome State Theatre and the Gainesville Community Play House. Golf nearby Ironwood and Meadowbrook courses. We are surrounded by shopping at Oaks Mall and plenty of restaurants for every taste. You will love the spacious and colorful rooms at the La Quinta Inn Gainesville, equipped with free high-speed Internet access, a coffee maker, hair dryer, and more. Our heated swimming pool sits in a private courtyard surrounded by a sprawling sundeck. We provide our guests with privileges to a local fitness center. The hotel also offers theater-style meeting facilities for up to 35 guests. Enjoy a Free Bright Side BreakfastTM prepared mornings in the lobby by our friendly staff. Easy access from I-75 (exit 387) behind Red Lobster. Our location is also convenient for visitors to North Florida Regional and Shands Hospitals.We offer non-smoking in all of our king rooms! ... more   less 
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