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    Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

    1250 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5118
    011 61 1800 760 595
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    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

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 10 October 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 12 October 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 1 week ago

    Overall, the property was good. The location was great. The property could be update, and the power outlets seemed to lack the necessary power to charge multiple phones/computers and a hair dryer, but we had a pleasant stayMore

    Thank jenniferpT4960SD
    Response from Gene K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University CenterResponded 1 week ago

    Jennifer, Thank you for writing this review and pointing out some deficiencies with our power outlets. I will discuss this issue with our Chief Engineer, and we will make sure to correct it. Also, thank you very much for being our guest. Please come back...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The Holiday Inn was extremely accommodating for a meeting of 60+ people I had to change locations for with 24 hours notice. Everything was done exceptionally well. Food was ordered, room was set up, AV worked great. The staff was even communicating with me at...More

    Thank jennden6070
    Response from Gene K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University CenterResponded 1 week ago

    Dear jennden6070, It is great to hear that your event went "exceptionally well". Our team is always ready to go above and beyond for our guests, and this type of feedback is exactly why they do it. Thank you for holding your meeting with us....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The meeting room and entire facility was very clean, the staff had everything ready and were very helpful when we arrived to set up. All the AV equipment worked without any issues, and the refreshments served were excellent.More

    Thank laurelb1150
    Response from Gene K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University CenterResponded 1 week ago

    Dear laurelb1150, Thank you for attending "Power & Presence Workshop". We are happy that our meeting space was finally renovated, and now it allows us to receive such wonderful feedback. Your kind words about our staff are greatly appreciated and will be shared with everyone...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre 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 Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • USD 121 - USD 442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Green Hotel in Gainesville
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 167
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    Alex D
    16 July 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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    3 July 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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    30 May 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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