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Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

We were in town with a block of 40 rooms. Tony and Kaiti were our group contacts and we amazing. From the minute the bus arrived, greeting us with our keys and rooming list until our departure. They met our every need and exceeded our...More

3  Thank mbeasley2017
Response from Gene K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University CenterResponded 12 April 2017

MBeasley, Thank you very much for taking time to share your feedback. Tony and Katie are great and they always come through for our guests. We have shared your review with our team. Thank you for your patronage. We are looking forward to your future...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017

Clean bright lobby. Very friendly front desk staff. Check-in was a breeze, room ready a bit early, which is a nice treat on a very busy weekend. Room was clean, spacious, and a very comfy bed. Bathrooms on the small side but what can you...More

3  Thank Ken R
Response from Gene K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University CenterResponded 20 March 2017

Ken, Thank you very much for taking time out of your schedule to share your feedback with us and other travelers. Your kind words about our staff are greatly appreciated and will be shared with everyone. You are absolutely correct, Tony is a "fabulous gentleman"...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

After reading previous reviews on this property, I have to concur with some of the reviewers in the aspects of small unimpressive room size (yet it was clean), noisy air conditioning unit, and ambient noise from the hallway and adjoining rooms. But overall I want...More

3  Thank Paul P
Response from Gene K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University CenterResponded 20 March 2017

Paul, It was a pleasure reading and sharing your review with our staff, especially with Tony. I'm very sorry to hear about your uncle and about all the problems that made this experience even more difficult. I'm glad that your son's service to our country...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Nice staff and ideal location if you are visiting the U of Florida. The rooms are very basic and, in my opinion, equal to a budget hotel. Would I stay here again...Probably not. But only because I prefer a more mid range hotel experience. There...More

2  Thank jupiterman3000
Response from Gene K, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University CenterResponded 20 March 2017

Jupiterman3000, Thank you for taking time to share your feedback. Your positive comments about our staff, location, and Piesano's restaurant are greatly appreciated. Respectfully, I would disagree with your characteristic of our rooms as "budget". Our rooms are very spacious with all the amenities and...More

Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

If you like warm chocolate chip cookies & coffee in the lobby 24 hours a day, fluffy pillows, comfortable mattresses, fresh Keurig coffee in your room, a rooftop pool, complementary breakfast buffet, and a first floor restaurant with fresh wood fired pizzas, decadent warm rolls,...More

1  Thank Laura P
Response from Odyssey L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Gainesville University CenterResponded 10 March 2017

Dear "Laura P," Greetings! Thank you so very much for your recent patronage and subsequent feedback. It was absolutely our pleasure having you as our guest. With all due respect, it sounds as if you're somewhat of a "foodie!" Your commentary regarding your overall visit...More

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Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Restaurant
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Outdoor pool
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US$128 - US$371 (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
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US$128 - US$371 (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
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hkmf2201
March 23, 2018|
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Response from Gene K | Property representative |
At this time, our hotel only accepts service animals.
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Alex D
July 15, 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
July 2, 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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"Windows didn't open but good air conditioning"
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