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Sweetwater Branch Inn

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  • Excellent79%
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  • Average5%
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Breakfast included
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Special Offer: Afternoon on the River
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

This is a mixed bag. On the positive side: the inn is conveniently located, the staff is friendly and it is inexpensive. The cost of the room also includes wine and cheese in the afternoon and breakfast. On the negative side it is old and...More

Thank Vivian B
Response from SWB_Management, General Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 3 May 2018

Hi Vivian, Thank you for staying with us. We appreciate you taking the time to provide us positive feedback as well as areas for improvement. Maintaining the beauty of or property is very important to us. We are currently in the process of refreshing some...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

We were in town for the best annual craft beer event "Hogtown Beer Frestival" in Gainesville. The Sweetwater was a short Uber trip to the Alachua County Fairgrounds. We appreciated the reserved parking spots designated by your room reservation in the small off street lot....More

Thank Kevin O
Response from SWB_Management, Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 3 May 2018

Kevin, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our Inn. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the annual craft beer festival and our accommodations. Thank you for providing feedback about the lighting situation in the bathroom. I will have...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018

Sweetwater Branch Inn was a delightful stop as we headed through the state of Florida. After a tiring drive it was a wonderful oasis to relax at. We couldn't have asked for more. Upon arrival there was a welcoming reception with help on dinner reservations...More

Thank U6121TJmarkc
Response from SWB_Management, Public Relations Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 30 April 2018

We are so happy you decided to stop and see us on your recent road trip and enjoy our inn as your "oasis!"

Reviewed 26 April 2018

The Sweetwater Branch Inn is local and a hidden gem in Gainesville. As part of my job, I schedule travel for incoming visitors to Gainesville. A few months ago I started using the Sweetwater Branch Inn for accommodations and I will never go back to...More

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Response from SWB_Management, Public Relations Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 30 April 2018

Dear Ashley, Thank you for giving such a nice description of your stay with us and including Sweetwater Branch Inn as the option of choice for your out-of-town work guests. We are happy you were able to utilize the shuttle service and that we had...More

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great time with our dog in Victoria's cottage which was spacious and had a full kitchen and separate living room, also an attached porch room with huge spa whirlpool tub! Quiet and clean. You can walk downtown in 5 minutes and go out...More

Thank Sara S
Response from SWB_Management, Public Relations Manager at Sweetwater Branch InnResponded 30 April 2018

Sara S., We are glad that you and your furry family member were able to stay together in one of our cottages and enjoyed what the surrounding area has to offer in "destination downtown" Gainesville.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
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Price range
USD 131 - USD 229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 131 - USD 229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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29 January 2018|
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All cottages have their own refrigerator, but the rooms in the McKenzie House and Cushman-Colson House do not. However, the two houses have a refrigerator in the common area that guests can use, but it is shared with the... More
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"The rooms on the garden side are probably quieter. Blue moon what great, Tiffany's is a huge suite."
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"Something for everyone! We enjoyed the cottages out back!"
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"The upstairs Blue Moon room was quiet & cozy with a claw foot tub & in the main breakfast area."
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"Look closely at the rooms.... they all differ. The Honeymoon Cottage and Carriage House were particularly..."
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