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Reitz Union Hotel - UF Campus

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Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Great experience in the bedroom with two queen beds; everything was very clean and tidy. The staff was nice and helpful. The breakfast was included. Would definitely recommend to anyone who has to be on campus for a meeting or a game.

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Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Possibly the best location if you want to stay at UF. Rooms are nice. Complimentary breakfast is more than enough. Very clean. Right in the student union so there's a lot to do. Prices are extremely competitive. Will stay there again.

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Thank Massimo P
Naples, Florida
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Reviewed July 14, 2016

The Reitz is not the Ritz - but few people that consider staying there expect it to be. I'd reserved a room with two queen beds, but there's no way these were queens. They were, however, comfortable. The room was a good size and gave us everything we needed... except for maybe electrical outlets. (They seem to recognize the shortage... More 

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Thank Elizabeth F
Naples, Florida
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Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

The room, a Business Suite was old but clean and very large. The living room had a huge couch, tv, sink, & coffee maker. The bedroom had two full size beds. Overall, for an older hotel it was nicer than I expected. The beds were uncomfortable, especially for two people but it's all they had. I would stay here again,... More 

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Florida
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Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

I was quite surprised how nice the Reitz Union Hotel actually was. It was renovated not that long ago and I can tell you it was comfortable and nice. The particular room I stayed in was very large compared to normal hotel accommodations. The decor was pleasing. There was a refrigerator available in the room along with coffee and a... More 

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Thank WeLoveFlorida97
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Reviewed April 21, 2016

This was the perfect place to stay for a campus visit to UF. Everyone was helpful and friendly. Room rates were very reasonable. Being right on campus was super convenient. Add in the easy free parking and complimentary continental breakfast items, and what more could you ask? Hope there are rooms available for future visits, should my daughter become a... More 

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Manassas, Virginia
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Reviewed March 25, 2016

The 5th and 6th floor of the UF student union has hotel rooms for reasonable prices. You also get great parking and breakfast included in the price. We had an executive suite, which reminded me of an Embassy Suites style hotel room. The view wasn't great (would have loved to have a room that looked onto the swamp-but that is... More 

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Fort Bragg, NC
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Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

We spent the last two nights in an executive suite at the Reitz Union Hotel. The desk staff, breakfast staff and housekeeping were all friendly and gave excellent service. You absolutely cannot beat this hotel for a visit to UF. Student tours, bookstore, many food choices, movies, bowling alley are all in the building. Accommodations are comfortable and clean. Breakfast... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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Reviewed March 1, 2016

While I attended the University of Florida in the mid-70s and have visited there many, many times to go see football games and basketball games, I never had a chance to stay at The Reitz Union Hotel. While down there last month for a meeting with the Dean of The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, I decided to give... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed February 21, 2016

It's been a few years since my last visit and I was hoping some of my last experience would not be repeated. While they have invested some money in refreshing the rooms to bring the more up to date, be prepared for the incovenience of construction. My biggest complaint is the difficulty in getting from parking to the hotel elevators.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located in the center of the University of Florida campus, the Reitz Union Hotel offers comfortable and affordable accommodations for the entire UF community. Located atop the UF student union, our 36 rooms come in various configurations from a standard room with 2 double beds to 2 room suites. We offer a convenient campus location, free local telephone calls, complimentary continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi Internet, in-room refrigerators and reserved campus parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Reitz Union Hotel - UF Campus

Address: Museum Road at 655 Reitz Union Drive, University of Florida Campus, Gainesville, FL 32611
Location: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range: $99 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 36
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“Ask for a room with view to the Stadium”
 of 5 bubbles MilagrosM484, Feb 10, 2016 | Read review
“They're all noisy these days during the construction.”
 of 5 bubbles genevaRhodeIsland, Nov 14, 2015 | Read review
“If you're a student and you don't need drama, you should go there.”
 of 5 bubbles ArkwayT, Jul 21, 2015 | Read review
“Ask to be away from the construction, they start really early.”
 of 5 bubbles lga311, Apr 20, 2015 | Read review
“Our corner balcony room overlooking the stadiums was awesome!!”
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  • Famous Bell Tower
 of 5 bubbles time131, Jan 14, 2015 | Read review
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