SWEETWATER BRANCH INN

625 East University Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3.5 Star Downtown Hotel in Alachua County
29.65197 -82.31847
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Very Good
4.5/ 5

Based on 180 guest reviews

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  • Includes an outdoor swimming pool
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Shuttle from airport available
  • Hotel has 20 rooms
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Check out time: 11:00am
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.5/10
  • Hotel has 2 meeting rooms

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Room Types

Check Rates 1 Queen Nora Belles Cottage WiFi Claw Foot Tub Walkin Shower Large Shared Kitchen
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check Rates Grand Room 1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Private 1 Bedroom Apartment 1 King 1twin 1 Queen Pullout Mattress in Living Room Claw Foot Tub
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Spacious 1 King 2nd Fl in Mckenzie House Walk in Shower Close To Pool and Gardens Deluxe
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Spacious 1 Queen 1 Twin 2nd Fl Claw Foot Tub Shower Close To Pool and Gardens Deluxe
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Spacious 1 Queen 1st Fl Q Pull Out Mattress Close To Pool Gardens Deluxe Amenities
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Spacious 1 Queen 1twin 3rd Fl Mckenzie House Jacuzzi Tub Shower For 2 Across Hall Close To
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Spacious 1 Queen 2nd Fl Q Pullout Mattress Claw Foot Tub Shower Close To Pool
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Spacious 1 Queen 3rd Fl Mckenzie House Jacuzzi Tub Shower Close To Pool and Gardens Deluxe
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Spacious 1 Queen in Mckenzie House 2nd Fl Claw Foot Tub Shower Close To Pool and Gardens
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Spacious 1 Queen in Mckenzie House 2nd Fl Walk in Shower Close To Pool and Gardens Deluxe
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Standard Room 1 Queen Bed with Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking

Customer Reviews of Sweetwater Branch Inn

4.5 out of 5. Based on 180 guest reviews , Very Good

Green Sustainability

We both recylce and compost on the property!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Floors: 3
Rooms: 20
Corridors: Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 20
Handicap Rooms: 1
Suites: 9
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 2 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 3300 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 200 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Pool Info:
Outdoor saltwater pool and spa. Open 9:00am-9:00pm.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
$100 nonrefundable/nontransferable deposit per 5 rooms booked. Total balance will be due immediately upon cancellation if given less than 7 days notice.
Nightly Parking: $0
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Please inquire about pet friendly accommodations. $100 pet deposit required - $50 is refunded after housekeeping approves the accommodation.


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

Gainesville Regional Airport is a 15 minutes drive from our property. Shuttles are available for a fee during the hours of 7a.m. and 6p.m. Either $15 one way or $25 roundtrip. Shuttles must be scheduled at least 48 hours in advance of arrival.

Local Shuttle Info: All shuttles run by Sweetwater Branch Inn cost either $15 one direction, or $25 per two stops. Shuttles only offered between the hours of 7a.m. and 6p.m. and based on the availability of our driver. Shuttles must be arranged through the front desk at least 48 hours in advance.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Breakfast included in the cost of your stay. Extra breakfast guests are $15.90 (including tax and gratuity). There are both a continental bar and a hot bar with freshly made options like fritatta, eggs to order, crepes, french toast casserole, grits, potatoes, and meat options. Most of our dishes are vegetarian, but special arrangements can

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Sweetwater Branch Inn

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Sweetwater Branch Inn.

Feel free to use the Sweetwater Branch Inn 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
McKenzie Banquet Hall and Gardens 53 x 33 x 15 1749 146/146 102 73 42 50 42 11/9 194 175 175
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McKenzie Banquet Hall and Gardens

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
1749 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
53 x 33 x 15 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
25+
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
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