Econo Lodge University

2649 SW 13th St., Gainesville, FL 32608 United States (USA) near Exit 382 on I-75 (~2.7mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
1.5 Star Property
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Based on 45 guest reviews

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  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Hotel has 53 rooms
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • Check in time: 14:00
  • Check out time: 11:00
  • Group friendly rating of 7.5/10

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Local Attractions

Florida Museum, Football Stadium, Fred Bear Museum (3 miles), Botanical Gardens (6 miles), Gatornationals Drag Racing (8 miles), Silver Springs (30 miles), Oaks Mall (4 miles), Historic Micanopy (15 miles), Ichetucknee Springs (20 miles), Hoggetowne Medieval Faire (5 miles)

Verified Reviews of Econo Lodge University

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"The room was discussing."
Overall Score1.0/ 5
Nasty drug hotel.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
27-Sep-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Tue Sep 22 to Thu Sep 24 2020 at a $59.00 average nightly rate.
"Motel was nasty and it sinks."
Overall Score2.0/ 5
Do not book this motel it is nasty.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
26-Aug-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Aug 22 to Tue Aug 25 2020 at a $53.70 average nightly rate.
"Some important items were not found."
Overall Score3.0/ 5
It is a good hotel but sometimes the hotel keys do not work. The breakfast is not enough. other hotels with similar cost have better breakfast. There is an iron for ironing clothes. This one is evarage There are cobwebs in the outside wall.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from GB flag
17-Oct-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Sun Oct 13 to Tue Oct 15 2019 at a $47.20 average nightly rate.
2.5 out of 5. Based on 45 guest reviews

Property Description

The Econo Lodge University is located one mile from the Florida Museum of Natural History, Shand's Hospital and the University of Florida. With easy access to Interstate 75, this Gainesville hotel is five miles from the Gainesville Regional Airport and Gainesville Raceway. Historic Micanopy is only 15 miles away. Superior amenities include: Free continental breakfast, Free coffee in the lobby, Free newspaper (Monday-Saturday), Free parking. All spacious guest rooms feature microwaves and refrigerators. In addition to standard amenities, some rooms offer coffee makers, hair dryers and massage shower heads. Non-smoking and handicap accessible rooms are also available.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 14:00
Check Out: 11:00
Year of Last Renovation: 1997
Floors: 2
Rooms: 53
Non Smoking Rooms: 0
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 0
Meeting Rooms: 0
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Airport & Shuttle Information

J.R. Alison Munic. Arpt. (8 miles), Jacksonville Intl. Arpt (76 miles)

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

About Econo Lodge

  • Easy Starts continental breakfast
  • Offer special promotions and advance purchase deals
  • Free high-speed internet and premium movie channel
  • Convenient locations close to major roads and highways

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FAQs about Econo Lodge University

What time is check in?

Check in time is 14:00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Econo Lodge University have?

There are 53 sleeping rooms in the hotel.


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