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La Quinta Inn Gainesville

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The La Quinta Inn Gainesville hotel is near the University of Florida, North Florida Regional Medical Center, Shands Hospital and the Oaks Mall. Our Gainesville hotel is next to Red Lobster with easy access from I-75 (exit 387). Our La Quinta Inn is just minutes from the O'Connell Center and the Phillips Center for Performing Arts at the University of Florida, and close to all major attractions. From our Gainesville hotel, visit the Butterfly Rainforest at the Museum of Natural History, the Harn Museum of Art, and the Kanapaha Botanical Gardens. You will enjoy the spacious and comfortable rooms at the La Quinta Inn Gainesville, equipped with a coffee maker, hair dryer, iron and ironing board. Breath easy by staying in one of our non-smoking king rooms. Enjoy a Free Bright Side Breakfast? prepared every morning in the lobby by our friendly hotel staff. For the business traveler, our hotel offers high-speed Internet access. Watch a college game at the University of Florida or have an evening of entertainment at the Hippodrome State Theatre, the Gainesville Community Play House or Coconut Comedy Club. Discover Payne's Prairie State Preserve or spend the day on the water at Ginnie Springs. Golf nearby Ironwood and Meadowbrook courses. We are surrounded by great shopping opportunities at Oaks Mall and plenty of restaurants for every taste. Relax after a day of working hard or playing hard in our heated swimming pool sits in a private courtyard surrounded by a sprawling sundeck. Blow off steam, as our guest, in a local fitness center. Unwind with your favorite movie on our Samsung Flat-panel TVs with 30 channels of HD and premium cable channels. Easy-access plug-and-play TV feature makes it simple to connect your electronics.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Mid-range
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Full view
49Car recommended
Grade: 49 out of 100
11Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
1Attractionwithin 0.25 miles
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Our overall experience was very good. Although the hotel is somewhat older, the room was very clean and the bed very comfortable. It has an excellent location, being very close to hwy 75 and a great selection of restaurants. If you are looking for a very well priced overnight
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Booked via Internet - wasn't disappointed.Price was very reasonable, room was nice and clean, staff were really nice.Didn't do the pool thing although it did look appealing.Breakfast was good too.Would recommend this hotel, you won't be disappointed
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Response from Sheila B, General Manager at La Quinta Inn Gainesville
Responded 2 days ago
Thank you for letting us know about your stay. We hope you stop and see us again. Have a great day!
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This LaQuinta is in desperate need of a makeover. Room needed some handyman fixing and did not appear overly clean. The hotel exterior also need a fresh coat of paint. And the breakfast offered was very l8 iced, unlike other LaQuinta Hotels selections. Very disappointed overall.
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Response from lq0669gm, General Manager at La Quinta Inn Gainesville
Responded 3 days ago
We're sorry that you were disappointed. We are an original built La Quinta from the 80's. Thank you for letting us know about your stay.
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It may not be noticeable from the Main highway, but it definately stands out! If you drive by it, you will miss the great attention given by the courteous staff. This pet friendly hotel takes great care in making you feel at home. Don't miss it next time you are in Gainesville.
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Response from Sheila B, General Manager at La Quinta Inn Gainesville
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you!!
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How awful was it? Let me count the ways: 1. We were there for seven nights, which means there were six days on which we came back to the room following a day away. Of that six days, our room was not made up on three days. All we got was a "so sorry" from the night clerk.
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Response from Sheila B, General Manager at La Quinta Inn Gainesville
Responded 1 week ago
We do have guest that stay weekly and they do not get service everyday. I'm not sure what all happened with your reservation but I am speaking with all of the staff about the issues that happened while you were staying with us. I want to apologize to you and thank you for letting us know.
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Yup! that's a Bedbug chillin on my pillow
Why is the smoke detector covered with plastic?
Mold on ceiling outside bathroom by sink area.
Bathroom next to the looby
From our third floor room, abandoned building and parking lot.
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I don't know, but I would recommend a different hotel for sure.
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We have recliners in our rooms with a king size bed as well as our suites.
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"Stay elsewhere."
"Elevator hard to find. Ask the front desk"
"Call Ahead / Ask For What You Want . They Do Have Some Drive-Up Rooms ."
"Choose a room on the other side from the construction."
"its a hotel grab it and go"
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PRICE RANGE
$69 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
la quinta gainesville hotel gainesvillegainesville la quinta
LOCATION
United StatesFloridaGainesville
NUMBER OF ROOMS
134
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