HOLIDAY INN GAINESVILLE UNIVERSITY CENTER

1250 West University Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3.0 Star Downtown Hotel in Alachua County
29.65187 -82.33842
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3.5/ 5

Based on 163 guest reviews

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  • Our hotel comes with an outdoor pool
  • Shuttle to airport available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 20.8%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 167 rooms in hotel
  • Check-out time: 11:00pm
  • Group booking rating of 10.0/10

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Local Attractions

University of Florida, Museum of Natural History, Hippodrome Theatre, Harn Museum, NHRA Speedway, and Jai Ali

Customer Reviews of Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

3.5 out of 5. Based on 163 guest reviews , Average

Property Description

No matter if you are in Gainesville for business or pleasure, you are "Home" each and every time you stay with us. We look forward to going the extra mile to insure you leave feeling like a "friend" during your stay with us. Our 6-story interior corridor hotel features 167 modern, comfortable guest rooms, rooftop swimming pool, Onsite restaurant and Lounge, Business & Fitness Center, Wireless Internet throughout, Shuttle service to select locations and an onsite Laundry facility. We are located adjacent to the University of Florida, at the corner of NW 13th St. and West University Avenue.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00pm
Check Out: 11:00pm
Year of Last Renovation: 2007
Floors: 5
Rooms: 167
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 167
Handicap Rooms: 7
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 540 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 20 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 730am-2am
Pool Info:
Large spacious rooftop pool with plenty of deck space to relax.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
6:00pm day of arrival - individual 72 hours prior to day of arrival - group Special Event Dates - 30 days prior to day of arrival - group & individual
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 5.00 Per Night
Country Tax: 6.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 3.00 Per Item (round-trip)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Office or business center
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Gainesville Airport - 7 miles

Local Shuttle Info: Free shuttle to and from Airport and Shands Hospital. Ohter runs are based on availability.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

We currently offer a deluxe continental breakfast served daily in our lobby. We provide fresh fruit, assorted breakfast breakfast breads, hot breakfast sanwiches, assorted cereals, assorted yogurts, coffee, juice, milk, tea and water

Previously known as:
Holiday Inn Universitiy Center, Holiday Inn University Center

Hotel Rate Trends at Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

Rate fluctuations of Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

The chart above shows averages of prices for both our group quotes and the best individual traveler rates our rate checker could find at the time the group bid was entered. The best group deal shown is 46.3% in March 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $217 in the month of March 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center.

Feel free to use the Holiday Inn Gainesville University Center meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Gainesville event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Chancellor's Boardroom 30 x 18 x 7 540 45/45 31 22 13 15 13 --/-- 60 54 --
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Chancellor's Boardroom

Limited equipment available.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
540 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
30 x 18 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$250.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$250.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$500.00 USD
Meeting Room rental is based upon straigt room rental. Groups may receive special pricing or waiver of room rental based upon Food and Beverage minimums or room night minimums.
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University Ballroom 87 x 45 x 10 3915 326/326 228 163 94 112 94 24/20 435 392 392
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University Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3915 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
87 x 45 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
8
Columns:
3
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$1250.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$2000.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$1250.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$2000.00 USD
Meeting Room rental is based upon straigt room rental. Groups may receive special pricing or waiver of room rental based upon Food and Beverage minimums or room night minimums.
Orange & Blue Room
45 x 24 x 10 1080 82/82 58 41 24 28 24 6/5 110 99 99
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Orange & Blue Room

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1080 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
45 x 24 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$375.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$750.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$375.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$750.00 USD
Meeting Room rental is based upon straigt room rental. Groups may receive special pricing or waiver of room rental based upon Food and Beverage minimums or room night minimums.
Florida Room
45 x 36 x 10 1620 135/135 94 67 39 46 39 10/8 180 162 162
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Florida Room

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1620 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
45 x 36 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
2
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$375.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$750.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$375.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$750.00 USD
Meeting Room rental is based upon straigt room rental. Groups may receive special pricing or waiver of room rental based upon Food and Beverage minimums or room night minimums.
Gator Room
45 x 27 x 10 1215 101/101 71 51 29 35 29 8/6 135 122 122
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Gator Room

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1215 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
45 x 27 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
1
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$375.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$750.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$375.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$750.00 USD
Meeting Room rental is based upon straigt room rental. Groups may receive special pricing or waiver of room rental based upon Food and Beverage minimums or room night minimums.

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