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    Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

    1250 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5118
    +1 877-859-5095
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    1 - 5 of 389 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Great location to stay when you are visiting UF for anything. It's just a 10 minute or less walk to anything on campus. Rooms are nice and clean and the Staff are eager to ensure your stay is the best it can be. Plenty of...More

    Thank kevinfX30ME
    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed October 9, 2017

    We have visited the University Center- Gainesville for many decades - long before it was a Holiday Inn and the service, amenities and overall satisfaction we received from their excellent team has never been better! As everyone knows, the location to the University of Florida...More

    1  Thank JJano
    Response from Gene K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University CenterResponded October 12, 2017

    Dear John and Mary, It is so wonderful to read about your positive experience during your latest visit. It is always special to hear such compliments, it is even more special that they come from people who have been visiting Holiday Inn University Center for...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Everything was wonderful! This is the perfect place to stay for game day. The hotel isn’t perfectly situated next to campus so walking to the game only takes a couple of minutes. Downtown is only a mile in the other direction for nightlife and good...More

    Thank pip5447
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Came for a game. Price reflects the most convenient location, but rooms are a bit of a let down. Time to update -- especially bathrooms. Staff was extremely friendly. Breakfast was good, but slow. Housekeeping tried to come in at we were sleeping - 8:45ish...More

    Thank G8rgrl95
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Paint the rooms so there are not chips of paint in the bathroom and room walls. Have the toilet paper roll on a stationary spot in the wall instead of on a stand that tips over. Also, it took several times to get in my...More

    Thank sms1982635
    Response from Gene K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University CenterResponded 1 week ago

    Dear, sms1982635, Thank you very much for taking time to share this feedback. I'm sorry we failed to meet and exceed your expectations during this visit, especially when it came to the condition of the bathroom in your room and the door lock. Currently, we...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Banquet Room
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
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    • $120 - $442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Green Hotel in Gainesville
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 167
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    Alex D
    July 15, 2016|
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    Response from Gene K | Property representative |
    Good evening. The name of our Italian themed restaurant is Piesanos Pints n' Pies. They have two other locations in the city and well respected by many. Thank you for your interest. Hopefully you'll join us... More
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    July 2, 2016|
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    Response from tattersall_12 | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, Just read your question. The new rooms are tastefully decorated and more contemporary.
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    May 29, 2016|
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    Response from Gene K | Property representative |
    We have a beautiful six story property with a rooftop pool and wonderful Italian themed restaurant. Feel free to view our hotel at theuniversityhotelcom Thank you for your inquiry.
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    "the outlets kept blowing out when I plugged in my blow dryer. Guess we had too many phones plugged in."
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    "Fix broken elevator. Big bummer on football game weekend."
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    "Second floor--Breakfast cafe; Third floor--Pool deck & workout room"
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    "I personally did not have any experiences with noise."
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