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    Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

    1250 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5118
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          USD 153*
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          Overview
          • Excellent35%
          • Very good23%
          • Average21%
          • Poor10%
          • Terrible8%
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          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

          I stayed here for one week on business. It felt outdated and grungy. The whole hotel needs a major update. The fridge and microwave are poorly placed. The closet is right in your face as soon as you open the door. The ceiling in my...More

          Thank PAB111111
          Response from Odyssey L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

          Dear "PAB111111," Thank you for your feedback and patronage. Our sincerest apologies that your stay did not meet your expectations in terms of décor, infrastructure, and age of the property. I assure you that your service concerns are being addressed, particularly the breakfast offering. In...More

          Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

          The staff at this hotel are super awesome and very friendly! Always enjoy staying here! There are two gentlemen that work at the front desk names Ron and Tim! Both are some of the best people I've met! Go talk to them! The rest of...More

          1  Thank DoofyBoyWonder
          Response from Odyssey L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

          Dear "DoofyBoyWonder," Good day! We truly appreciate your wonderful feedback and recent patronage. Your comments will be shared with my entire team, particularly Ron and Tim. The team is loaded with superstars, just like these two, very committed to providing service excellence! Thank you again...More

          Reviewed 10 December 2015

          I needed a one night stay in Gainesville FL. Read their website: theuniversityhotel.com. Called and they said two night minimum. On their website under IHG Rewards it reads, “Use points to stay virtually anywhere - even at our competitors' hotels". I’m an Elite Spire member...More

          1  Thank don j
          Response from Odyssey L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

          Dear "Don J," My sincerest apologies for your experience however, I assure you that I have not spoken with you. If you'd like to speak with me directly, I may be reached at (352)-376-1661 or we can converse via email at gm@theuniversityhotel.com. It would be...More

          Reviewed 2 December 2015

          The location of this hotel is the best if attending a UF game. A short walk and you are at the stadium. The employees are nice and very helpful. My complaint is that the hotel is outdated and they increase their prices during game day...More

          Thank Lumamel98
          Response from Odyssey L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

          Dear "Lumamel98," Good evening. Thank you so very much for your recent patronage and feedback. Many share the same sentiment that we're in a "great location," particularly if your desire is to be on or near the world renowned University of Florida's campus or simply...More

          Reviewed 24 November 2015

          a nicely understated and basic hotel. the rooms very very nice, but the bathroom was overtly confusing and hard to navigate between door, shower, and toilet. hotel was a PERFECT location close to everything, and had laundry facilities, POOL etc, most ammenities. just no WOW...More

          1  Thank Dean R
          Response from Odyssey L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

          Dear "Dean R," Thank you so very much for your recent patronage and feedback. Indeed, the hotel is a "PERFECT location, close to everything!" We're right across the street from the University, and a very short trip to Shands, the VA Hospital, as well as...More

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          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
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          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • USD 131 - USD 208 (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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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Alex D
          Mr. Leach what is the name of your italian restaurant.
          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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          Alex D
          what do your new rooms look like?
          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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          Alex D
          What do your new accomidations look like?
          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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          "Convenient to the University of Florida, Has a great restaurant on-site."
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          "Pool view rooms are very nice"
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          "In the heart of everything, lots of food options within walking distance."
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          "Pool view is quite nice"
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