BEST WESTERN PLUS GATEWAY GRAND HOTEL

4200 NW 97th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32606 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
3.0 Star Highway Hotel in Alachua County
29.69198 -82.4513
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4.0/ 5

Based on 662 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Airport shuttle provided
  • Gym is available on property
  • 152 rooms in property
  • Check-out: 12:00 noon
  • Group score of 10.0/10
  • 9 conference rooms in property

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Room Types

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Check Rates1 King Bed + Sofa Bed Room Continental Breakfast Internet Mini Fridge
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Check Rates1 King Bed Bzplus High Speed Internet Sofa Bed Microwave Refrigerator Continental Breakfast
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Check Rates1 King Bed High Speed Internet Coffee Maker Hair Dryer Iron Continental Breakfast
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Check Rates1 King Bed Mobility Accessible Roll in Shower Continental Breakfast
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Check Rates1 King Bed No Business Plus Room High Speed Internet Accessible Sofa Bed Microwave and Refr
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Check Rates1 King Bed No High Speed Internet Accessible Coffee Maker Hairdryer Iron and Ironing Board
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Check Rates1 King Bed Room Continental Breakfast Internet
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Check Rates1 Queen 1 Single Mobility Accessible Roll in Shower Continental Breakfast
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Check Rates1 Queen and 1 Single
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Check Rates1 Queen and 1 Single Mobility Accessible Roll in Shower Continental Breakfast
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Check Rates2 Double Beds High Speed Internet Coffee Maker Hair Dryer Iron Continental Breakfast
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Check RatesBusiness Plus 1 King Bed
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Check RatesStandard Suite 3 Bedrooms Refrigerator and Microwave
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Local Attractions

University of Florida, Shands Hospital, Santa Fe College, North Florida Regional Medical Center, Butterfly Rainforest.

Customer Reviews of Best Western Plus Gateway Grand Hotel

4.0 out of 5. Based on 659 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Come and experience great Southern hospitality! The Best Western Plus Gateway Grand sits quietly among lush rolling hills and live oak trees yet still offers you the convenience of downtown life. Whether you would prefer to soak in the sun by our sparkling pool and Hot Tub, enjoy a tropical drink from our lounge or get some much-needed rest and relaxation in one of our elegant guest rooms, we are convinced that your stay with us will be a pleasant one.Your accommodations will feature a king bed or two double beds, and all rooms include amenities like hairdryers, iron, ironing board, coffee/tea maker, free wireless internet, free local phone calls and a complimentary breakfast. Over half of our hotel consists of suites including a king bed, separate sitting area, spacious work area, microwave and refrigerator. Several specialty suites are also available. Enjoy dinner and the big game in our Gators Den Sports Grill with 20 tv's, or room service delivered to your door. Planning a business meeting or wedding reception? We have over 8,000 square feet of flexible meeting space just waiting for you to create that memorable event. Our professional Sales & Catering team is available to assist in planning the details.Thank you for choosing Best Western Plus Gateway Grand hotel. We look forward to serving you soon.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:4:00 pm
Check Out:12:00 noon
Year of Last Renovation:2009
Floors:3
Rooms:152
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:152
Handicap Rooms:7
Suites:75
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:9 View Spaces
Meeting Space:9258 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 350 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 2.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:5pm - 11pm
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Indivudual reservations: cancel by 4:00 pm day of arrival to avoid charges. Please note: during periods of peak demand or special event, cancellation policies are subject to change
Nightly Parking:0.00
Typical Group Deposit:25%
Total Taxes:11.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
Food and Beverage Service Charge:21.00% (Catered Functions only.)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
$20 pet fee per night, per pet.


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • 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
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Terrace
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Gainesville Regional Airport, approx 10 miles. We offer complimentary airport transportation with advance notice. Taxi one-way: approx $30.

Local Shuttle Info: Complimentary airport transportation with advance notice.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

About Best Western Plus

  • Best Western Plus offers upgraded bath amenities, an in-room mini-fridge, and a spacious work desk
  • Fitness room, laundry room, and business center also available
  • FREE high-speed internet, local calls, and long distance access
  • Breakfast is available, but not always free

The Best Western Plus highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Best Western Gateway Grand

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Best Western Plus Gateway Grand Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Best Western Plus Gateway Grand Hotel.

Feel free to use the Best Western Plus Gateway Grand Hotel 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
Springhills Ballroom 78 x 50 x 12 3900324/--22716294112--24/20433390--
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Springhills Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3900 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
78 x 50 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
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
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Springhills Ballroom East
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Springhills Ballroom East

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1950 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
39 x 50 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
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
Springhills Ballroom West
39 x 50 x 12 1950162/1621148147564712/10216195--
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Springhills Ballroom West

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1950 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
39 x 50 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
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
Cross Creek Ballroom 50 x 30 x 10 150080/8050402218289/8100150--
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Cross Creek Ballroom

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1500 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
50 x 30 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
2
Windows:
8
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
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
San Felasco 24 x 26 x 12 62452/5236261518154/36962--
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San Felasco

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
624 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
24 x 26 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
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
Santa Fe 24 x 26 x 10 62452/5236261518154/36962--
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Santa Fe

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
624 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
24 x 26 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
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
PreFunction Area 72 x 15 x 12 108090/9063452631267/5120108108
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PreFunction Area

Room Type:
Lobby
Total Size:
1080 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
72 x 15 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
8
Columns:
0
Windows:
6
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
  • 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
Continental Mezzanine 30 x 51 x 18 1530127/127896437443710/8170153153
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Continental Mezzanine

Our Continental Mezzanine overlooks our beautiful outdoor pool and spa deck.
Room Type:
Restaurant / Lounge
Total Size:
1530 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
30 x 51 x 18 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
2
Windows:
10
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
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

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