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New Middletown, Ohio
Reviewed June 14, 2015

There was a Crack in the tub, the towel rack was loose and fell off the wall when removing the towel, sink was totally clogged and the door outside door had about a 11/2 inch gap where you could see to the outside. The noise from a late check in woke everyone, when reported to the desk (1:30 am) nothing...

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Winter Park
Reviewed May 11, 2015

We booked this room for graduation weekend 6 months ahead and it was really all that was left in Gainesville due to graduation. The room was very small. The 2 double beds were each pushed up against the walls so only 1 person could get off the bed on the side. The bedding was dated and the towels were thin...

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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed May 4, 2015

Couldn't find a real room so we did the Motel 6. Normal lodging is Red Roof so we're not comparing this to the Embassy Suites. The bed creaked, the room smelled and the 'update' was a downgrade. The only good thing was quick access to I-75.

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6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Gainesville - Univ. of Florida, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your review. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy our award winning Phoenix room redesign featuring wood-effect laminate floors. Please know that the conditions you describe are atypical to Motel 6 standards for quality, and we apologize for the inconveniences you experienced. Motel 6 foundations are rooted in economical practicalities to...

Spartanburg, South Carolina
Reviewed February 5, 2015

My friend and I booked this hotel for a football game b/c it was one of the only ones still available - we quickly found out there was a reason for that. I have never stayed anywhere so disgusting in my life. The bedspreads had cigarette burns on them (even though it was a nonsmoking room) and were dirty, the...

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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Reviewed January 20, 2015

Easy on and off the Interstate 75. Very reasonable rate and pet friendly at no charge. Experienced front desk provided smooth efficient check-in. It is near plenty of restaurants and places to see. It was one of the better Motel 6 properties.

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Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed October 21, 2014

Traveling by myself, I do go for cheap. This time because of a football games the rates were doubled, but so was ereryone elses. I have stayed here before and they have change the floors from carpet to lamenet. The bed was ok as they do have cheap sheets and bedding. The housekeepers seemed to take pride in their rooms...

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1Thank Vic P
Michigan
Reviewed September 28, 2014

There were 2 events in the area, I had already stopped at 2 motels and no other rooms were available. I was glad to have a place to stay for the night. The staff was very friendly and helpful, the room was clean, though the bedding and carpet were worn. There were several places to eat nearby, but I was...

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Gainesville, Florida
Reviewed September 2, 2014

I just spend 2 nights this last weekend. The hotel desk was helpful and friendly. THe cleaning people provided extra towels on request with good humor. The hotel is not an upper end hotel so the three star rating was not a five star for the following reasons. The negatives 1) The bahtroomshower was made from fiberglass and had been...

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Reviewed July 16, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel 5-6 times over the years for weekend trips to see the Gators play. I have stayed here for 2 reasons the price and because they are pet friendly. Like they say you get what you pay for. It is pretty rundown even though they did update rooms a year or so ago. If your...

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orlando
Reviewed July 2, 2014

First off the owner was very pleasant. Anytime there was a problem he attended to it right away. Housekeepers were helpful and friendly and location is great. Unfortunately they have a front desk clerk on a power trip. Incredibly rude, I stayed here with my girlfriend whom the whole staff knew, and was sexists to her. Not allowing her to...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Motel 6 Gainesville - Univ. of Florida

Address: 7413 W Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL 32605
Location: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Gainesville - Univ. of Florida 2*
Number of rooms: 102
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“Clerk was having problem with a reservation system. You should consider calling to confirm by phone.”
 of 5 bubbles bdguertin, Sep 2, 2014 | Read review
“You don't have to worry about bugs, bad smells or dirty rooms here.”
 of 5 bubbles 105charlesf, Mar 8, 2014 | Read review
“Truck parking is near the rooms in the back”
 of 5 bubbles ricka917, Dec 4, 2013 | Read review
“Try to get a room on the ground floor. It´s always a hassle to carry your heavy bags up the stairs. Remember, there are no elevators.”
 of 5 bubbles RodrigoA38, Sep 25, 2013 | Read review
“Don't stay here”
 of 5 bubbles smlwg56, Mar 20, 2013 | Read review
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