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Reitz Union Hotel - UF Campus

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Nashville, Tennessee
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...

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Orlando, Florida
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....

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1Thank Ga8tr
Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night and I will admit to expecting more. We chose this hotel over a competitor due to the website boasting that each room had a balcony overlooking campus. This was true but due to renovations they were all restricted. I truly wish we had been told that ahead of time. As others have mentioned it...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed February 10, 2016

This is an amazing hotel inside the student center building at UF, not a luxury hotel but extremely clean and comfortable, the best location when visiting our daughter at the University of Florida, easy access to the food court and the University's bookstore, in the heart of the Gator country, close to restaurants and shops,

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Thank Milagros M
Rhode Island
Reviewed November 14, 2015

This is THE place to stay if you need to be on the University of Florida campus for business or a Gators game. The guest rooms are on the fifth and sixth floors. My room was comfortable, but the door to the balcony was locked because the hotel is undergoing a renovation. Be forewarned: the hammering and drilling begins well...

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Thank genevaRhodeIsland
Naples, Florida, United States
Reviewed July 21, 2015

We were there for the first time in Gainesville from Naples FL, exciting to get there for my son orientation in UF. Rooms are spacious, large clean bathroom. I like the accommodation because students are generous and everything is there in the building.

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Thank ArkwayT
Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

This is a hotel in the student center building at UF. It is clean and comfortable but not luxurious. But if you are coming to visit UF you are in the midst of it all and can walk to most major campus sights.

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Vero Beach, Florida
Reviewed April 20, 2015

We stayed here with a group arriving by bicycle. Lacking secure bike storage, they helped us get our bikes into our rooms with the service elevator. The rooms were very dated, but comfortable and clean. The hotel is being renovated, so there is a great deal of noise and the balconies are locked. The breakfast was okay, but seriously lacking...

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1Thank lga311
Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

Very nice room! Confusing to find where to park and where to check in. Great place to stay if you are visiting the campus. Rooms are inside the student union. Also the book store is just down stairs and has a lot of nice merchandise.

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3Thank Shane H
Melbourne, Florida, United States
Reviewed January 14, 2015

Stayed at the Reitz Union while attending the UF vs. Miss. St. basketball game. Also to acclimate my children, ages 12 and 14, to the campus as it is their dream to attend college at the University of Florida. We found our stay to be awesome! Front Desk and all employees were super friendly and helpful. If you've stayed there...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • 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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 of 5 bubbles time131, Jan 14, 2015 | Read review
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