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Sleep Inn & Suites University/Shands

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cookies”(88 reviews)
“waffles”(52 reviews)
“free popcorn”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Airport Transportation
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Showing minor signs of wear and room was very small, but it was very comfortable and quiet. Did not think it was great, but would return. Note: Water pressure was soft and the towels were small, thin and lousy.More

Thank LHH_7
Response from GatorFan49, Manager at Sleep Inn & Suites University/ShandsResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your feed back very much. We are currently in the process of updating our rooms and bath rooms. I apologize about the towels, however, we are limited by Choice Hotels as to what we can and cannot use....More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this facility. From check-in to departure, the staff was highly professional and courteous. Our room was clean and well maintained. Multiple eating establishments and shopping a stone's throw away from the hotel. And best of all was the price for the stay was...More

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Response from GatorFan49, Manager at Sleep Inn & Suites University/ShandsResponded 6 June 2017

We are so happy that you had a pleasant experience while you stayed with us. We will continue to work hard to ensure all of our guests have a superior experience. We look forward to seeing you in the future. Sincerely, Alice Harvey, AGM

Reviewed 4 days ago

We travelled for a one night stay arrived at 2p.m. Tried to check in the rude front desk employee would not let us check in till 3 she said their 2 cleaning persons where sick with the flu and did not come to work and...More

Thank beattitudes2018
Response from GatorFan49, Manager at Sleep Inn & Suites University/ShandsResponded yesterday

We are very sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with us. With regard to your room being on the first floor, that was due to the type of room that you reserved. The rooms with the Jacuzzi tubs are only on the first...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

The walls are paper thin with no insulation, we could hear the person in the next room coughing all night, shower being run and toilet being flushed. This is a tired timber frame 3 storey hotel, you can hear traffic noise all night from I75...More

Thank suandfun
Response from GatorFan49, Manager at Sleep Inn & Suites University/ShandsResponded 4 days ago

On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize. We are very sorry that you did not have an enjoyable stay with us. We are in the process of updating throughout the hotel hence the cardboard in the breakfast area (not a hole)....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The impression I got when dealing with the staff of this hotel was horrible. Room is basic and serves its purpose but don't expect staff to address any issues or be pleasant. It is not worth the price of the room when you could have...More

Thank Alexis P
Response from GatorFan49, Manager at Sleep Inn & Suites University/ShandsResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I sincerely apologize that you found the staff to be less than attentive and professional. This is a very serious issue that I am addressing immediately. This is completely unacceptable. I do hope that you will give us another chance...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$98 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Best Value Hotel in Gainesville
#4 Business Hotel in Gainesville
#5 Family Hotel in Gainesville
#8 Romantic Hotel in Gainesville
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$98 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Best Value Hotel in Gainesville
#4 Business Hotel in Gainesville
#5 Family Hotel in Gainesville
#8 Romantic Hotel in Gainesville
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Knitknee1969
17 January 2017|
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Response from GatorFan49 | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Sleep Inn is not pet friendly. However , we have another location near Sleep Inn that is pet friendly. That location is named Comfort Inn. Their number is 352-264-1771 and the address is 3440... More
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Complicated B
16 July 2015|
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Response from TonifromOhio | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I would suggest calling the hotel.
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