RED ROOF INN GAINESVILLE

3500 SW 42nd St., Gainesville, FL 32608 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
2.5 Star Highway Hotel in Alachua County
29.62126-82.38678
Check availability
Very Good
4.0/5

Based on 563 guest reviews

Show Guest Reviews
  • We have an outdoor pool ready for use
  • Avg. Group Discount of 10.9%!
  • 129 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 4 floors
  • Hotel has 4 suites
  • Check out: 11am
  • Group score of 10.0/10

Check Current Prices






Room Types

Check Rates2 Full Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Full Beds + Sofa Bed Suite Free WiFi
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Full Beds + Sofa Bed Suite Free WiFi
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Full Beds Deluxe Room Free WiFi Fridge Microwave
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Full Beds Room Free WiFi
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Full Beds with Free WiFi Flat Screen TV
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe 2 Full Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe 2 Full Beds with Free WiFi Flat Screen TV Microwave Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room (2 Full Beds)
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Bed Suite Free WiFi Fridge Microwave
Non-Smoking
Check RatesKing Bed Superior Room Free WiFi
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLexyl Gov 2 Full Beds with Free WiFi Flat Screen TV
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLexyl Gov Superior King Room with Free WiFi Flat Screen TV in Room Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRed Hot Deal 1 2 Full Beds with Free WiFi Flat Screen TV
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRed Hot Deal 1 Deluxe 2 Full Beds with Free WiFi Flat Screen TV Microwave Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRed Hot Deal 1 Suite 2 Rooms 2 Full Beds with Free WiFi Sofa Bed Flat Screen TV
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRed Hot Deal 1 Suite 2 Rooms King Bed with Free WiFi Microwave Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRed Hot Deal 1 Superior King Room with Free WiFi Flat Screen TV in Room Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRed Hot Deal 2 2 Full Beds with Free WiFi Flat Screen TV
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRed Hot Deal 2 Deluxe 2 Full Beds with Free WiFi Flat Screen TV Microwave Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRed Hot Deal 2 Suite 2 Rooms 2 Full Beds with Free WiFi Sofa Bed Flat Screen TV
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRed Hot Deal 2 Suite 2 Rooms King Bed with Free WiFi Microwave Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRed Hot Deal 2 Superior King Room with Free WiFi Flat Screen TV in Room Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard 2 Full
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite (2 Full Beds)
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite 2 Full Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite 2 Rooms 2 Full Beds with Free WiFi Sofa Bed Flat Screen TV
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite 2 Rooms King Bed with Free WiFi Microwave Refrigerator
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuperior King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuperior King Room with Free WiFi Flat Screen TV in Room Coffee
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Local Business & AttractionsUniversity of Florida 3.40 miles VA Medical Center - Gainesville 3.10 miles Shands Hospital 0.20 miles Santa Fe Teaching Zoo 5.70 miles Diamond Sports Park 7.80 miles Santa Fe Community College 6.10 miles Kanapaha Botanical Gardens 1.80 miles Center for Performing Arts 1.90 miles Gainesville Raceway 14.30 miles Alachua County Fairgrounds 8.50 miles Florida Museum of Natural History 1.90 miles Ben Hill Griffin Stadium 3.50 miles

Verified Reviews of Red Roof Inn Gainesville

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Very pleasant stay."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Staff was super friendly and helpful and the rooms clean and comfortable. Highly recommended.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
03-Jul-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jun 27 to Mon Jun 30 2014 at a $79.99 average nightly rate.

Customer Reviews of Red Roof Inn Gainesville

4.0 out of 5. Based on 563 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Experience Red Roof PLUS+. Adding more WOW to your stay! Discover an enhanced experience with our most requested higher-end amenities. The Red Roof PLUS+ Gainesville, Florida is 100% Smoke-Free pet friendly, family friendly hotel. This hotel is close to I-75 at exit 384, the University of Florida, Santa Fe College, Kanapa Botanical Gardens, the Fred Bear Museum, the Performing Arts Center, Thr Florida Museum of Natrual History, Samuel Harn Museum of Art, Millhopper Devils Geological site, Hippodrome State Theatre, Gainesville Auto Plus Raceway, Oaks Mall, Butler Shopping Centers, UF Health, North Florida Regional Hospital, UF Vet Hospital and the VA Hospital.As our guest you will experience our NextGen ® design rooms! The rooms at this 100% Smoke Free inn feature a stylish, boutique design furniture, spa-inspired bathrooms with modern vessel sinks, comfy Rest Suite beds by Serta, plush high-end bedding, modern design flooring, comfortable seating and a large, flat-screen TV. This Red Roof PLUS+ hotel also features Premium Rooms with breakfast and a snack ready in your room! The Red Roof PLUS+ Gainesville offers an outdoor pool that is open year around and select rooms offer microwave & refrigerator units. This location includes interior corridors, an elevator, and suites. Experience our free coffeehouse-style coffee & tea. Stay connected with free WiFi and keep your valuables secure in our in-room safe. This location offers “On Command Video” with a selection of free TV channels, pay-to-view premium channels, movies, music and games. We welcome your pet as a guest and one well behaved pet stays free. Welcome to Gainesville and we invite you to be our guest at the Red Roof PLUS+ Gainesville.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3pm
Check Out:11am
Year of Last Renovation:2013
Floors:4
Rooms:129
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:129
Handicap Rooms:8
Suites:4
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:0
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 3.0 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours:N/A
Ownership:Red Roof Inn
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 Hours
Nightly Parking:0
Total Taxes:11.00%
Total Misc Fees:$1.50 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
one small well behaved family pet per room. under 60pound. Pet must be declared during guest registration. Pet stays free. Pet must never be left unattended in the guest room. Clean up after your pet.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Airport Directions: From Gainesville Regional Airport- West on FL-24 left to FL-331 S to FL-121S/SW WillistonRd. to I-75 N/Lake City to SR-24 exit # 384 to Gainesville/Archer merge to FL-24E/SW Archer Rd.,left on SW 40th Blvd to SW 42nd. Head south on NW 60th Ave toward SW 6th Pl - Make a U-turn at SW 6th Pl. Take the 2nd right onto W Hwy-40/FL-40 Continue to follow FL-40. Turn left to merge onto I-75 N- Take exit 384 toward Gainesville. Merge onto SW Archer Rd/FL-24. Turn left at SW 40th Blvd. Destination will be on the right

Local Shuttle Info: N/A

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

No Food or Beverage

Parking Info

Free

Internet / WiFI

Free

About Red Roof Inns

  • 400+ economy and pet-friendly hotels
  • Superior King rooms include free Wi-Fi, unlimited local and long distance phone calls with speakerphone, fax services up to 10 pages per stay, and built-in microwaves and refridgerators
  • Free continental breakfast at select locations
  • Red Roof Plus+ properties have upgraded amenities such as modern furniture, LED lighting, flat-screen TV's with HD channels, wood-like floors and electrical outlets. Booking a premium room offers guests a free welcome snack box with water, popcorn, orange juice, trail mix, and granola bars. High-end bedding, extra pillows, and a colorful red accent wall complete the room

The Red Roof Inns highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Group vs. Individual Rates at Red Roof Inn Gainesville

Rate fluctuations of Red Roof Inn Gainesville

The graph above is trends of room rates for both group/meeting quotes and the lowest online individual prices we could find at the time the group bid was entered. The most competitive group or meeting displayed is 30.2% in the month of October 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $179 in the month of April 2018. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Red Roof Inn Gainesville in a month when rates are lower.

Testimonials: Why use Hotel Planner?

Testimonials icon
"You found me a great hotel (which I would never have thought of), they told me who to contact, they even offered to help us get an upgrade...and after our stay, they got in touch to ask me how everything went. A really easy and professional service and it made our rugby trip successful - thank you!" D.P. - London, United Kingdom

Learn More Check Rates