AC Hotel Gainesville Downtown

151 NW 14th St., Gainesville, FL 32603 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2.5 Star Downtown Hotel in Alachua County
29.65307-82.34042
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Very Good
4.0/5

Based on 65 guest reviews

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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 27.5%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 144 rooms in hotel
  • 10 floors in hotel
  • 8 suites in hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel

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Room Types

Check Rates1 Bedroom 2 Room Suite 1 King Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed View (High Floor)
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesEuropean Breakfast Fare (See Terms) 1 Bedroom 2 Room Suite 1 King Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesEuropean Breakfast Fare (See Terms) Guest Room 1 King Univ Of Florida View High Floor
Non-Smoking
Check RatesEuropean Breakfast Fare For 2 Includes (See Terms) Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesEuropean Breakfast Fare For 2 Includes (See Terms) Guest Room 1 King Univ Of Florida View High Floor
Non-Smoking
Check RatesEuropean Breakfast Fare For 2 Includes (See Terms) Guest Room 2 Queen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesGuest Room 1 King Univ Of Florida View High Floor
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room, King or Two Doubles
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

University of Florida201 Criser Hall, PO Box 1140001.3 miles SW from HotelBen Hill Griffin Stadium157 Gale Lemerand Dr.0.6 miles W from HotelO'Connell Center250 Gale Lemerand Dr.1 mile SW from hotelHippodrome State Theater25 SE 2nd PL1.2 miles SE from HotelBivens Arm Nature Park3650 S Main St3.1 miles SE from HotelPaynes Prairie Preserve State Park100 Savannah Blvd10.2 miles S from HotelCurtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts3201 Hull Rd3.2 miles SW from HotelDevil's Millhopper Geological State Park4732 Millhopper Rd6.8 miles SE from HotelFlorida Museum of Natural History3215 Hull Rd3.1 miles SW from HotelSamuel P. Harn Museum of Art3259 Hull Rd3.1 miles SW from Hotel

Customer Reviews of AC Hotel Gainesville Downtown

4.0 out of 5. Based on 65 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Just across University Avenue from the campus of the University of Florida, this AC Hotel sits in lively Midtown Gainesville. Part of the brand new Standard at Gainesville, you'll find abundant dining and shopping options nearby. Less than a half mile from Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, known throughout college football as “The Swamp,” you'll hear the roar of the crowd on those fall Saturdays as they cheer on the SEC's Florida Gators. Step into your spacious, well-appointed guest room to discover European styling, sleek furniture and premium bedding. A refined design with an emphasis on technology brings flat-screen Smart HDTV's to each room and complimentary high-speed WiFi throughout. We offer a Spanish twist with our breakfast and serve up tapas and expert local knowledge at our AC Lounge, featuring handcrafted cocktails and craft brews. Our well-appointed fitness center and rooftop pool will keep your fitness routine intact, while enjoying the Florida sun. AC Hotels - a new way to hotel.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2018
Floors: 10
Rooms: 144
Corridors: Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 144
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 8
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 2 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 1500 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 50 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
FEMA Approved: Yes
Pool Info:
Outdoor roof top pool area. 7am - 10pm
Ownership: Kristin Bond
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Our may cancel your reservation for no charge until (2 day[s] before arrival. Subject to change for special event date(s)
Nightly Parking: 15.0
Total Taxes: 11.50%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
Parking Fee: 20.00 Per Night (valet only)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electric Car Charging Station
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Generator for sleeping rooms
  • Generator for public spaces
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jogging path
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Office or business center
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV Channel: Showtime
  • TV Channel: Weather Channel
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • TV Channel: Disney Channel
  • TV Channel: Discovery Channel
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV)Hotel direction: 5 miles SWThis hotel does not provide shuttle service.Estimated taxi fare: 20 USD (one way)Driving directionsHead west towards NE 40th Terrace, turn left onto NE State Rd 24/NE Waldo Rd, turn right onto NE State Rd 24/E University Ave, Continue straight onto W University Ave, Turn right onto NW 14th St, hotel will be on your right.Jacksonville International Airport (JAX)Hotel direction: 78.9 miles NEThis hotel does not provide shuttle service.Alternate transportation: Super Shuttle; fee: 205 USD (one way) ;reservation required

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

AC Kitchen BreakfastAC Kitchen serves European inspired breakfast each morning featuring assorted European and domestic cheeses, freshly baked croissants, artisan cured meats, selection of yogurts and cereals, seasonal fruits and sweet and savory tarts. Monday - Friday 6:30am-10am and Saturday / Sunday 7am-11am. Subject to per person pricing.

Parking Info

Valet parking, fee: 20 USD daily

Internet / WiFI

Work or play seamlessly as you move about the hotel with complimentary WiFi throughout.

About AC Hotels

  • Catered to business and leisure travelers with 80+ hotels in North America and internationally including Brazil, Denmark, France, Italy, Portugal, Spain, and Turkey.
  • The AC Lounge has the perfect open floor plan to blend as a daytime working space and at night, the ideal hangout spot to enjoy delicious tapas plates, hand-crafted beers and specialty cocktails from locally trained bartenders. The AC Kitchen is the go-to breakfast spot for European dishes sure to delight any guest.
  • AC Hotels offers innovative room layouts for corporate programs, meeting and conference rooms, and facilities for weddings.
  • European-inspired guest rooms are smoke free and each have an open-concept design with essential amenities including free high-speed WiFi, spacious work stations, plush bedding, and modern furnishings. Business services, a 24-hour fitness center, and mobile check-in/check-out services are also available.
  • Earn and redeem Marriott Rewards for free hotel stays, airline mileage, and other great rewards. All Marriott Rewards members receive a dedicated 24/7 customer service line, complimentary wired and wireless internet service, and priority late check-out at no additional cost.

The AC Hotels highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Hotel Rate Trends at AC Hotel Gainesville Downtown

Rate fluctuations of AC Hotel Gainesville Downtown

The graph above is averages of room rates for both group/meeting prices and the lowest online individual rates our system could find at the time the group/meeting bid was submitted. The most competitive group/meeting discount shown is 23.2% in November 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $281 in the month of April 2020. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at AC Hotel Gainesville Downtown in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at AC Hotel Gainesville Downtown

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at AC Hotel Gainesville Downtown.

Feel free to use the AC Hotel Gainesville Downtown 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
The Large Meeting Room 18 x 25 x 12 45040/--2518201512--/--40----
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The Large Meeting Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
450 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
18 x 25 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
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
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$400.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$750.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$400.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$750.00 USD
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The Small Meeting 18 x 18 x 12 324--/----------10--/--------
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The Small Meeting

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
324 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
18 x 18 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
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
Half Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$300.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$500.00 USD
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Testimonials:

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"On behalf of our entire group, I would like to thank you. The service you provide is a very valuable and helpful service. Do you service the entire United States? I book rooms a couple of times a year for different activities that our group participates in, and will use your service again in the future." M.G. - Yorkville, IL

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