Holiday Inn Gainesville - University Center

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
1250 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL, 32601, United States of America
4.0 out of 5 rating 466 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Holiday Inn Gainesville - University Center, you'll be centrally located in Gainesville, within a 5-minute drive of University of Florida and Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (The Swamp). This hotel is 3.1 mi (5 km) from Florida Museum of Natural History and 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from Kanapaha Botanical Gardens.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 167 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while video-game consoles and cable programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature rainfall showerheads and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones with free local calls.

Amenities

Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, wedding services, and discounted use of a nearby fitness facility. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the complimentary area shuttle.

Dining

Satisfy your appetite for lunch or dinner at Piesanos Pints and Pies, a restaurant which specializes in Italian cuisine, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are served on weekdays from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and limo/town car service. Planning an event in Gainesville? This hotel has facilities measuring 4176 square feet (388 square meters), including conference space. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available on request).

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (The Swamp) - 1 km / 0.6 mi
University of Florida - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Hippodrome State Theatre - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Shands at the University of Florida - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Matheson Museum - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Thomas Center - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
University of Florida Bat Houses - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Florida Museum of Natural History - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Curtis M. Phillips Center - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Bivens Arm Nature Park - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi
Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Oaks Mall - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi
North Florida Regional Medical Center - 7.5 km / 4.7 mi
Ironwood Golf Course - 7.8 km / 4.8 mi
Fred Bear Museum - 8 km / 4.9 mi

The preferred airport for Holiday Inn Gainesville - University Center is Gainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional) - 9.2 km / 5.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Airport shuttle service is available on request from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 7.95 and USD 13.95 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.00 per night

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Free area shuttle
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Grocery/convenience store
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Free airport transportation
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -24-hour business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Vending machine
  • -Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • -Number of floors - 6
  • -Restaurant
  • -Ballroom
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • -Total number of rooms - 167
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 388
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 4176
  • -Elevator
  • -Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Rooftop terrace