Comfort Inn University

3440 Southwest 40th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32608 United States (USA) near Exit 384 on I-75 (~0.3mi)
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2.5 Star Property
29.621778 -82.387420
+1-800-219-2797
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3.0/5

Based on 733 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Gym is available on property
  • 83 rooms in property
  • Check-in: 11:00
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Group score of 7.5/10

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check Rates 1 King Bed - Free WiFi, Refrigerator, Coffeemaker Hair Dryer
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen Beds - Free WiFi T V LCD Refrigerator, Coffee Maker
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen Beds Pet Friendly Room - Free WiFi, Refrigerator, Coffee Maker
Non-Smoking
Check Rates King Room No Pets Allowed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Queen Room with 2 Queen Beds No Pets Allowed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Queen Room with 2 Queen Beds Pet Friendly
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

We are 3 miles to the University of Florida, Shands Hospital, Harn Museum of Art and Florida Natural History Museum's Butterfly Rainforest. 4 miles to Kanapaha Botanical Gardens and The Oaks Mall. And 5 miles to Downtown Gainesville and the Hippodrome State Theatre.

Verified Reviews of Comfort Inn University

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Our Hotel of Choice!"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
We always stay here when traveling from Georgia to Cape Coral. Staff is wonderful.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
21-Sep-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Sun Sep 17 to Fri Sep 22 2023 at a $87.41 average nightly rate.
"Clean, friendly staff, delicious breakfast, convenient location."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
The staff was friendly and welcoming. The room was clean.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
04-Sep-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Sep 01 to Mon Sep 04 2023 at a $153.99 average nightly rate.
"Nice Place to Stay"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
The staff was very friendly. I called when we were about 30 minutes away to book it. I asked about AARP and getting the room cheaper. She advised me to do it online. I did which saved me $35. The rooms were nice and clean. The breakfast was good. A nice place.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
26-Feb-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Feb 22 to Thu Feb 23 2023 at a $127.07 average nightly rate.
"Near Hospital & Shopping"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
The staff was very friendly and the hotel is close to the hospital and shopping.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
28-Jan-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Jan 25 to Thu Jan 26 2023 at a $88.87 average nightly rate.
3.0 out of 5. Based on 733 guest reviews

Property Description

The Comfort Inn University hotel in Gainesville, FL, located near the Gainesville Regional Airport. This pet-friendly hotel is located near destinations like Kanapaha Botanical Gardens, Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Butterfly Rainforest, Florida Museum of Natural History and the University of Florida. Enjoy amenities like free hot breakfast, free WiFi, fitness center, outdoor pool and free weekday newspaper. Rooms come equipped with a flat-screen TV, refrigerator, microwave, hair dryer, iron and ironing board. Also, earn rewards including free nights and gift cards with our Choice Privileges Rewards program. This is a pet-friendly hotel. Pet accommodation: 15.00 USD per night, per pet. Pets are allowed in dedicated rooms only. Safe charge: 1.50 USD per night plus tax. All guarantee cards are pre-authorized 1-2 days prior to arrival for one night's room and tax.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 11:00
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2008
Floors: 0
Rooms: 83
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 0
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 600 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 67 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 2.0 Mi
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Cancellation policy is determined on a case by case basis.
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Total Taxes: 11.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%

Amenities / Features


Airport & Shuttle Information

Gainesville Regional Airport is only 8 miles from the hotel, one way taxi expense is between $30 - $40.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Comfort Inn West is a pet friendly hotel welcoming all breeds and sizes. Pet Rent $15.00+tax per night/per pet.

About Comfort Inns

  • Hot breakfast items with two waffle flavors, meat, and eggs
  • Free high-speed internet access and daily newspaper
  • Flat-panel TV's in each room
  • Pool and/or exercise facilities available based on location
  • Spacious seating areas in the lobby

The Comfort Inns highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: Bagels & Noodles: Enjoy a variety of freshly baked bagels and authentic Asian noodles for breakfast. Located 0.8 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Lunch: Satchel's Pizza: Indulge in some mouthwatering pizzas and salads at this quirky pizza joint. Located 2.3 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Dinner: The Top: A popular local restaurant known for its delicious burgers and craft beers. Located 1.5 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Activity: Kanapaha Botanical Gardens: Explore the beautiful gardens spanning over 62 acres, featuring various themed gardens and walking trails. Located 4.7 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: The Flying Biscuit Cafe: Start your day with a hearty Southern breakfast at this popular cafe. Located 1.8 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Lunch: The Swamp Restaurant: Enjoy classic American fare and a lively atmosphere at this iconic sports bar. Located 0.9 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Dinner: Dragonfly Sushi & Sake Co.: Treat yourself to some delicious sushi and Japanese cuisine at this trendy restaurant. Located 1.2 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Activity: Florida Museum of Natural History: Discover fascinating exhibits on Florida's natural history, including fossils, wildlife, and cultural artifacts. Located 2.6 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: Maple Street Biscuit Company: Start your day with mouthwatering biscuits and gravy at this popular breakfast spot. Located 1.4 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Lunch: The Top Secret: Enjoy a unique dining experience at this speakeasy-style restaurant with a hidden entrance and delicious food. Located 1.7 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Dinner: Embers Wood Grill: Savor a delicious steak or seafood dinner at this upscale restaurant known for its wood-fired grill. Located 3.2 miles from Comfort Inn University.
  • Activity: Harn Museum of Art: Explore a diverse collection of artworks from around the world at this renowned art museum. Located 2.9 miles from Comfort Inn University.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Comfort Inn University

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Comfort Inn University.

Feel free to use the Comfort Inn University 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
Comfort Inn West - Meeting Room 25 x 20 x 10 500 --/-- -- 30 20 20 20 --/-- 40 40 --
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Comfort Inn West - Meeting Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
500 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 20 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half Day Rental:
$125.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$125.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$125.00 USD
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MEETING ROOM 24 x 25 x 8 0 --/-- -- 41 -- -- 15 --/-- -- -- --
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MEETING ROOM

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
0 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
24 x 25 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available

    FAQs about Comfort Inn University

    What time is check in?

    Check in time is 11:00 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 AM 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 Comfort Inn University have?

    There are 83 rooms in the property.

    Is there any meeting space at Comfort Inn University?

    Yes, they have 2 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

    Can I get a AAA rate at Comfort Inn University?

    Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA Rate - 1 King Bed - Free WiFi, Refrigerator, Coffeemaker Hair Dryer

    Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Comfort Inn University?

    Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior Rate 1 King Bed - Free WiFi, Refrigerator, Coffee Maker, Hair Dryer

    Is there a gym at Comfort Inn University?

    Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

    Is there a pool at Comfort Inn University?

    Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property..

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