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Gainesville Virginia Hotels & Motels

Find accommodations in Gainesville with the hotel list provided below. Search for the cheapest discounted hotel and motel rates in or near Gainesville, VA for your upcoming personal or group travel. We list the best Gainesville, Virginia motel and hotel rooms. Browse the Gainesville area hotels to find the perfect lodging! Please use the provided map of the Gainesville hotels. Planning a group? Lock in Gainesville Group Hotel Deals

The Gainesville center is around 1 mile northeast of Robert Trent Jones Golf Club and 6 miles west of Prince William Hospital.

Gainesville, Virginia, is a census-designated area of just over 10 square miles in Prince William County with more than 11,000 residents. Gainesville was named by Thomas Jefferson upon his arrival at this stagecoach horse stop in 1752. It then became a shipping point for cattle, timber, and grain, and remained a major part of the cattle trade until the mid-1960s. It also served as a path for soldiers during the Civil War. In 1994, Gainesville broke ground for the area's first townhouse community, which would herald rapid development in the area as well as in neighboring Haymarket. Six large shopping centers have been built in Gainesville since 2000, including big-box stores like Walgreens, Target, DSW, Wegman's, and Lowe's. Gainesville was named one of the best cities for young families in Virginia by NerdWallet and is located just 30 miles from Washington, D.C. More from this guide...

Gainesville Hotels/Accommodations

Hampton Inn Gainesville / Haymarket - Gainesville 7300 Atlas Walk Way, Gainesville, VA 20155
  • Mid-scale Rural property
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • Every guests reviewed had problems with the shower
  • Close to the concert venue
Woodspring Suites in Gainesville 14141 Dave's Store Lane, Gainesville, VA 20155
  • Economy hotel
Value Place Gainesville Va - Gainesville 14141 John Marshall, Gainesville, VA 20155
  • Cheap Suburban hotel
  • 4 floors in hotel
  • Loud train
  • About half of guests said rooms were clean enough
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Candlewood Suites 11220 Balls Ford Rd., Manassas, VA 20109 ~4.35 miles east of Gainesville
  • Economical Suburban hotel
  • Access to gym on-site
  • World class service
  • Convenient to shopping
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Value Place Manassas Va
+1-866-221-8581
10910 Balls Ford Rd., Manassas, VA 20109 ~4.70 miles east of Gainesville
  • 2 star Highway property
  • 4 floors in property
  • Average value
  • Terrific location
Days Inn Manassas Battlefield 7249 New Market Court, Manassas, VA 20109 ~4.94 miles east of Gainesville
  • 2-star Downtown hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
Best Western Battlefield Inn 10820 Balls Ford Rd., Manassas, VA 20109 Website ~4.96 miles east of Gainesville
  • 2 star Suburban property
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • Tasty breakfast
  • Plenty of hot water
Holiday Inn Express & Suites 10810 Battleview Pkwy., Manassas, VA 20109 ~5.00 miles east of Gainesville
  • 3 star Suburban hotel
  • 3 floors in property
  • Close to restaurants
  • Almost all guests said the beds were comfortable
Courtyard Manassas Battlefield Park : 10701 Battleview Pkwy. 10701 Battleview Pkwy., Manassas, VA 20109 ~5.03 miles east of Gainesville
  • 3-star Suburban hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 P.M.
  • Easily accessible by car and close to shopping areas
  • Most guests complained about the bathroom
La Quinta Inn & Suites in Manassas 6950 Nova Way, Manassas, VA 20109 ~5.07 miles east of Gainesville
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • Hotel has 17 suites
  • Fair breakfast prices
  • Full size closet
Wyndham Garden Manassas 10800 Vandor Lane, Manassas, VA 20109 ~5.12 miles east of Gainesville
  • 3-star Suburban property
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
Hampton Inn Manassas 7295 Williamson Blvd., Manassas, VA 20109 ~5.15 miles east of Gainesville
  • 3 star Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 6 floors
  • Most guests found the staff to be very friendly
  • Professional service
Red Roof Plus+ Washington DC Manassas - Manassas 10610 Automotive Dr., Manassas, VA 20109 ~5.21 miles east of Gainesville
  • Economical Highway hotel
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy See policy
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Quality Inn in Manassas
+1-888-690-5281
10653 Balls Ford Rd., Manassas, VA 20109 ~5.22 miles east of Gainesville
  • Two star Suburban hotel
  • Check-in time: 2:00 PM
  • Rooms in need of an update
  • Furniture needs more attention
Residence Inn Manassas
+1-888-690-5247
7345 Williamson Blvd., Manassas, VA 20109 ~5.24 miles east of Gainesville
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Spacious rooms
  • Good breakfast supply
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Comfort Suites Manassas 7350 Williamson Blvd., Manassas, VA 20109 ~5.27 miles east of Gainesville
  • Midscale Highway property
  • Free complimentary breakfast
Holiday Inn Manassas Battlefield - Manassas
+1-800-881-1523
10424 Balls Ford Rd., Manassas, VA 20109 ~5.55 miles east of Gainesville
  • 3-star Rural property
  • 104 rooms in property
Best Western Manassas - Manassas 8640 Mathis Ave., Manassas, VA 20110 ~8.47 miles east of Gainesville
  • Two star Suburban property
  • Free comp. breakfast
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Super 8 8691 Phoenix Dr., Manassas, VA 20110 ~8.54 miles east of Gainesville
  • 2-star hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
Days Inn Manassas Va : 7611 Centreville Rd. 7611 Centreville Rd., Manassas, VA 20111 ~8.79 miles east of Gainesville
  • 2-star Downtown property
  • Fitness + Health Center
Springhill Suites by Marriott Centreville in Centreville 5920 Trinity Pkwy., Centreville, VA 20120 ~9.73 miles east of Gainesville
  • Three Star Airport hotel
  • 9 meeting rooms in hotel
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Baymont Inn & Suites Warrenton - Warrenton 7379 Comfort Inn Dr., Warrenton, VA 20187 ~9.82 miles west of Gainesville
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy Learn more
Airlie - Warrenton 6809 Airlie Rd., Warrenton, VA 20187 ~9.92 miles west of Gainesville
  • High end hotel
  • 2 suites in property
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Extended Stay America Washington D.c Centreville : 5920 Fort Dr. 5920 Fort Dr., Centreville, VA 20121 ~10.08 miles east of Gainesville
  • Two star Suburban property
  • Check in: 4:00 pm
  • Entrance area is not particularly attractive
  • Remote didn't work
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Marriott Westfields Washington Dulles 14750 Conference Center Dr., Chantilly, VA 20151 ~10.12 miles northeast of Gainesville
  • Expensive Suburban hotel
  • 28 meeting rooms in property
  • Clean facility
  • Most guests thought the building was wonderful
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When to Travel to Gainesville, Virginia

Spring is the ideal time to visit Virginia for balmy weather and plenty of fun festivals to enjoy. With a subtropical climate, however, Gainesville is a destination year round. This allows budget-conscious travelers to save money by visiting in late fall and winter when hotel prices are lower. Fall has the bonus of gorgeous foliage.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Gainesville, VA:

seasonality of hotel rates in Gainesville

Gainesville, VA: Prices by Star Rating Class

Below we've posted 3 graphs illustrating avg. rate patterns by star rating class in Gainesville, VA. Browse these charts to calculate the least expensive months to make a reservation in Gainesville throughout the year.

Luxury Hotel Options in Gainesville, Virginia

4 Star Average Prices: $128.14

For a luxurious stay in Gainesville, consider SpringHill Suites Gainesville-Haymarket. This brand-new property boasts modern, stylish rooms and an excellent location close to everything Gainesville has to offer. In fact, it's just a short walk to the popular Virginia Gateway shopping center. Enjoy expansive suites with plush beds and pull-out sofas, free wireless internet with comfortable ergonomic workstations, and a complimentary breakfast buffet. Whether you prefer beer, wine, coffee, or cocktails, stop by the hotel bar to have a drink. Stay active during your stay with the fitness center and heated indoor pool.

Budget Hotel Options in Gainesville, Virginia

3 Star Average Prices: $100.31

The boom in Gainesville's growth over the past decade and a half means you have your choice of several new properties even at the budget tier. Our pick if you want to save money is WoodSpring Suites Gainesville. This extended-stay property features a full kitchenette in every suite, including a full-size refrigerator and microwave, which is ideal for families who want to save money and prepare their own meals. The suites also offer plenty of space if you're traveling with a group, including a separate sitting area and a flat-screen TV with free movie channels. This hotel is pet-friendly and provides free wireless internet, free parking, guest laundry, and vending machines.

Just a few miles outside of Gainesville, you can get a great deal at Comfort Suites Manassas Battlefield Park. This highly rated property offers both rooms and suites at its convenient location near Manassas National Battlefield Park and George Mason University. You'll enjoy the heated indoor pool with hot tub, free wireless internet, free parking, fitness center, and free hot breakfast. Each spacious room has a sleeper sofa in addition to the king- or queen-sized bed, USB ports, refrigerators, and flat-screen TVs.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Gainesville

2 Star Average Prices: $77.12

2 Star Hotel Prices in Gainesville

Gainesville, VA Hotels with Discounts

If you're planning a long stay in Gainesville, the WoodSpring Suites offers substantial discounts when you book a room for longer than seven days. Comfort Suites offers special rates for AAA and AARP members, senior citizens, and government and military employees. At SpringHill Suites, a Marriott property, discounted prices are available for government and military members, AAA members, and senior citizens. The Hampton Inn offers a 10 percent discount for AAA members and senior citizens, along with special rates for government employees and members of the military.

Best Value Hotels in Gainesville, Virginia

The best hotel values in Gainesville offer the ideal combination of amenities, high ratings, and reasonable price. A great choice in this category is the Hampton Inn Gainesville-Haymarket, within walking distance to a host of restaurants and shops. Not only does it offer free hot breakfast, you can also grab one of Hampton's signature breakfast bags, with pastries and other items available on the go. Each room has high-speed internet and a flat-screen TV. This hotel also boasts a fitness center and heated indoor pool.

Holiday Inn Express and Suites Manassas is a newly renovated property that guests say is clean, modern, comfortable, and well-maintained, with friendly, welcoming service staff. Each room features touches like whirlpool baths, flat-screen TVs, and free wireless internet. You can also take advantage of the 24-hour fitness center, indoor pool with hot tub, and signature Express Start breakfast bar.

Explore the Best Gainesville, Virginia, Attractions

Golf is a premier attraction in Gainesville, with three major courses within city limits. Stonewall Golf Club on Turtle Point Drive is notable for its gorgeous views of Lake Manassas, friendly staff, and great restaurant with a big selection of standards. Heritage Hunt Golf Course was designed by Arthur Hill; this private club offers a challenging course and gourmet dining.

Beer fans should stop by Gainesville's Tin Cannon Brewery for an awesome selection of unusual flavors, with an average of 12 to 14 choices on tap at any given time. Get a draft of your favorite or order a flight of four tastings if you just can't decide. Tin Cannon is open from Thursday through Sunday. Make a beer trail day of it by heading over to Heritage Brewing Co. and BadWolf Brewing Co. in Manassas. Fans of Heritage say the outdoor seating area with lawn games make it a family-friendly destination. BadWolf features a food menu, too, so head there on an empty stomach.

Virginia Gateway in Gainesville is the area's premier shopping and dining location, featuring dozens of restaurants, shops, and services. From J. Crew to Target to Pier 1 Imports, your favorite retailers are located here. Grab lunch at Mission BBQ or enjoy a relaxing happy hour at Bar Louie. In the spring and summer, an interactive splash fountain provides a fun diversion for kids.

The National Museum of the Marine Corps is located a short drive from Gainesville in Triangle. This 135-acre site featuring a 120,000-square-foot tribute to the Marines is situated next to their base in Quantico. You'll find an immersive experience thanks to the breathtaking interactive exhibits and enjoy browsing the extensive library of Marine Corps artifacts. Enjoy free admission and parking at this one-of-a-kind museum.

If you want to enjoy the area's natural beauty, Prince William Forest Park is also located in Triangle. This national park has provided northern Virginia residents a respite from the hustle and bustle of the world since 1936. You'll find 37 miles of hiking trails and more than 20 miles of paved and gravel cycling roads. Take the free, self-guided, 60-point orienteering course, fish in the park's many streams, or keep your eye out for the more than 100 bird species that make their homes here.

The hotels listed here provide easy access to Manassas National Battlefield Park, the site of two pivotal Civil War battles. Stroll through the 5,000-acre grounds independently or take advantage of a guided ranger tour. Don't miss the living history demonstrations, which allow you to step back in time by witnessing a battle reenactment. While you're in Manassas, stop by the Manassas Museum to explore the city's history, from Native American times through the modern era, with changing exhibits and seven separate sites to explore on the grounds. The museum is open Tuesday through Sunday and admission is free.

If you're traveling with kids or just love a thrill, don't miss the Splashdown Waterpark in the summer. This hot-weather haven features plenty of slides or a lazy river for those who just want to relax. A children's area within the park is appropriate for the tiniest tots who want to get wet.

In nearby Haymarket, enjoy the Winery at La Grange, with eight acres of vineyards surrounding an 18th-century mansion that hosts tastings, events, and live music. The beautiful grounds are an ideal place for a spring picnic, whether you bring your own food or opt to choose from the winery's selection of fine cheeses, charcuterie, and other snacks. Another can't-miss attraction in Haymarket is Burnside Farms, a third-generation family farm where you can pick your own flowers on certain weekends of the year. In the fall, you can also enjoy the market at Burnside. It's a beautiful place to bring a picnic lunch.

Whether you're staying in Gainesville to enjoy the immediate region or you plan to use the small town as a jumping-off point to explore Washington, D.C., you'll love the quaint local attractions rich with history along with the extensive selection of highly regarded, reasonably priced hotels in this area of Prince William County. If you do want to enjoy the nation's capital, you can either take the 45-minute drive or jump on a local commuter bus at the OmniRide Gainesville Station managed by the Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission.

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