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BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Rooms are very clean and entire staff was welcoming and friendly. Breakfast is in a clean and well lit area with freshly waffles and more. Even omelettes made to order at a slight extra charge. We stay here every year on our way to tubing, looking forward to next year, already!

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Bricktown, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

very nice place to stay...beautiful an very clean ....friendly staff and the breakfast in the morning was perfect a variety and something for everyone....coffee offered all night and early in the morning for those that needed to leave before the area was open for the morning

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Tampa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We pulled up to the hotel and it was beautiful. Located in Gainesville FL right off the freeway hidden on a side street. We were impressed with the size of the lobby and the manicured grounds. The room was big and overlooked a beautiful pool. The breakfast was awesome! All the food was fresh and they even made omelettes. Try... More 

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Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Gateway Grand show signs of a once grand hotel with lovely architecture. However, the old lady is showing signs of her age. The hotel staff was pleasant and courteous. A continental breakfast is complimentary with eggs or omelet prepares to your likely for just $3.00. My AC wasn't working properly and after the second night, I was cheerfully relocated... More 

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Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great 2-night stay at this hotel. It was very clean, quiet and comfortable and the staff was very accommodating. This will be my go-to place when staying in Gainesville. While it is about 20 minutes from UF, its quality is well worth the extra 5-10 minute drive.

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Miami, FL
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to move my daughter in to her dorm at UF....beautiful hotel. I usually book Marriotts but have recently been using Best Westerns as well. This hotel looks like you're walking into a resort, very attractive, with friendly staff and clean rooms...the free breakfast spread was good and had lots of variety. They also had an omelette station as an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to Gainesville this summer for my daughter's softball camp at the University of Florida. Another mom and daughter that we went with booked the stay at the Best Western Gateway Grand and to be honest I was a bit nervous because I am a Marriott girl. I was pleasantly surprised when we pulled up at the hotel, the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

23 cars broken into. broken glass all over the parking lot. Management could care less. No security or security cameras CAUTION if you are planning a wedding or conference think again . No help from front desk. Gave me a broom to clean up the glass.

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Vince S, Rooms Division Manager at BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand, responded to this review

We are so sorry for the inconvenience you experienced during your visit. While we have security cameras throughout our building, we do not monitor all aspects of the parking lot and advise our guests to park at their own risk. We completely understand how traumatic this experience was as one of our vehicles was also vandalized. Our entire staff did... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stopped at Best Western's Gateway Grand Hotel in Gainesville, Florida, four times on our vacation trips to Florida over the years. College football fans love the 152-room hotel because the Gators Den Sports Grill is a popular venue after games at the nearby Swamp, Florida's football stadium. We think it is one of the most comfortable hotels we... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I toured the hotel while looking for places to host our upcoming wedding and we were impressed by the excellent service provided by Mike, Forrest and Ana. They went out of their way to show us around (despite the pouring rain). The hotel grounds were beautiful and well-kept; you can tell that hotel management takes hospitality seriously.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand

Address: 4200 NW 97th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606-3742
Location: United States > Florida > Gainesville
Price Range: $112 - $254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Gateway Grand 3*
Number of rooms: 152
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Also Known As:
Best Western Gateway Grand Hotel Gainesville
Best Western Hotel Gainesville
Best Western Gainesville
Gainesville Best Western
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Gainesville
#3 Romantic Hotel in Gainesville
#4 Family Hotel in Gainesville
#7 Business Hotel in Gainesville
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